NYX Cosmic Metals Shadow Pallette: Review + Swatches

Okay, Autumn is here, and I am LIVING for the NYX Comic Metals line. Specifically, their Cosmic Metals Shadow Palette. The eyeshadow colours are lovely, the product itself is a powder but feels almost creamy. It’s easy to blend, and I frequently use it in conjunction with the NYX Lingerie palette. To be honest, I’ve…

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US vs UK: National Lipstick Day Deals at MAC Cosmetics

Okay folks, it's National Lipstick Day, and the deals are flowing in all over the world. Okay, let's be honest. The best ones are in America. I'm getting emails from my American accounts letting me know that I can get a free lipstick at MAC stores and retailers (including Bloomingdales, Macy's, Nordstrom's) and select ULTA's…

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Etude House Sunprise Sunscreen SPF 50+ {Review}

I sweat. I sweat a lot. It's why makeup in the summer has almost always been a no-go for me. It's also why I don't look forward to summer. Sweating profusely on your face isn't cute. Growing up in California, I can vividly remember giving up on wearing makeup during the hot days of summer.…

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INNISFREE – It’s Real Squeeze Mask {Aloe}

My mostly dry combination skin is going crazy at the moment. It’s become oily and there is redness and breakouts galore. I blame it on my fluctuating hormones. UGH. I needed to balance my skin, but clay masks just aren’t doing enough at the moment. Although I probably shouldn’t have, I decided to take a…

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INNISFREE – It’s Real Squeeze Mask {Rose}

I’m really enjoying this line of INNISFREE masks. I really loved this one in particular! Used it last night as I noticed a lot of redness on my cheeks and even some pimples. Fully removed my makeup and toned my face before putting this mask on. My face was a lot less red and irritated…

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A Cult Beauty Favourite: Laura Mercier’s Transluscent Setting Powder 

So there are a lot of beauty products saturating the market right now. While some products may be fashionably trendy at the moment, they die out in no time because the hype doesn’t live up to the function or quality of the product. That’s what sets apart trendy beauty product from the cult beauty favourites.…

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Fresh Faced Friday: Product Review for No7’s Precision Lips Pencil (Nude)

So the other day I stumble into Boots whilst searching for something or the other I needed (read: wanted). Unable to find it, I wander over to the No7 counter and peruse the goods on display. I decide to go home with a lip liner. A light, pinky nude colour is exactly what I feel…

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OOOO Wouldja Lookie Here: New Beauty Products!

Your girl bought some new goodies that she’s enjoying so far, and had to share. I’m so excited! I’ll be letting you know what the deal is with each one as we go, but let me know by leaving a comment if you want details ASAP on one versus another. Mizon’s snail repair intensive Ampoule…

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Fresh Faced Friday: Bioré Deep Pore Charcoal Cleanser

So what’s my biggest pet peeve? Blackheads and large pores. I’ve been trying everything I can to minimize my pores and make my skin as clean as possible. The older we get, the harder it gets to achieve this, so regular maintenance is everything. A cleanser is used to remove make-up, dirt, and impurities from…

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Fresh Faced Friday: Eyebrows on Fleek 💁🏽🖌

So I’ve been blessed with pretty decently shaped eyebrows, (thanks Mom and Dad!) but even I need a little extra. So what do I use to make my eyebrows on fleek? Nothing but Anastasia Beverly Hills’ Dipbrow Pomade. ABH has made herself a name in the makeup industry by making her name synonymous with amazing…

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