Monthly Archives - August 2012

By Terry Cover Expert in #9…I love it just as much as #7!

I have not concealed my feelings about By Terry's Cover-Expert Foundation...previous reviews I written can be found HERE and HERE and even HERE!  In short, it is a brilliant formula that provides superb lasting coverage, skin care benefits and a natural finish. Honey Beige...

Beauty Is Life Ultra Cream Powder Nose-Chin Repair

The beautiful glossy compact. My recent delight with the quality and innovation of the Beauty Is Life line is clear.  From the Cosmopolitan lipstick (which by the way, someone asks me what shade it is, every time I wear it) to lip gloss to eye shadow, this artist's...

L’Oreal Colour Caresse by Color Riche Lipstick in All the Usual Colors…

A little stopover at Walmart when on vacation two weeks ago (I forgot my exfoliating gloves!) yielded a triplet addition to my lip color collection...I just couldn't resist the pastel colors and creamy shine of this formula! From L-R: Cotton Pink, Sheer Linen and Merino...

Givenchy Eclat Matissime Airy-Light Mat Radiance Fluid Foundation

Being the foundation fanatic that I am, I ordered Givenchy's latest base product, Eclat Matissime, from Sephora a few weeks ago.  I was transfixed by its description as a long lasting,  mattifying foundation that is also incredibly light and radiant (with SPF 20 for...

Beauty Blog Coalition Roundup for the Week Ending 8/24/12

The latest and greatest from fabulous beauty blog everywhere.  Enjoy the weekend! --The Beauty Professor Clarisonic has just released a new Acne Cleansing Set. For more information, and a chance to win your own, head over to Blushing Basics. NARS re-launched their Eyeliner Stylo line with new colors and formula. The Stepford...

Guerlain Parure Extreme Foundation Swatches

Guerlian's Parure Extreme Foundation SPF 25 is touted as a very long wearing skin base, able to withstand extreme weather conditions (both hot and cold) while maintaining flawless coverage.  While I have used this foundation in the past, especially when outdoors (in the winter,...

Rouge Bunny Rouge Devlish Nectar

I recently had the opportunity to try Rouge Bunny Rouge's Devilish Nectar, a moisturizing lip plumper that instantly makes lips appear fuller and well-nourished.  Retailing for $29, this pint-sized powerhouse  is a lovely surprise. According to RBR: Rouge Bunny Rouge has recreated this shiny and...

FOTD…Ready for the Southwest Sun!

I just returned from a 12 day road trip through the Southwest...Flagstaff, Santa Fe, Carlsbad and Tucson...and the dry desert climate gave me a myriad of opportunities to experiment with different foundations.  In this image, I am wearing... Kat Von D Lock It Tattoo Foundation...