Monthly Archives - November 2012

The Somme Institute 5 Step Regimen Review…One Month in the Making

 The Somme Institute packaging is extremely simple...streamlined white boxes with color-coded dots that correspond with each product. A month or so ago, I had the opportunity to experience the Somme Institute Five Step Regimen, a skincare process designed to cleanse (Nourishing Cleanser), exfoliate (Transport), treat...

Tom Ford Traceless Foundation Stick Shade Swatches

And so begins the first in a series of swatches gathered from my bountiful Thanksgiving trip to San Francisco last week...first up, the Tom Ford Traceless Foundation Stick, thoroughly reviewed HERE!  The warm and generous Joachim (a Tom Ford specialist) and the Beauty Professor commiserating...

FOTD Thanksgiving Weekend!

I have realized that my makeup routine may differ in terms of the products I use, but the effect is nearly always the same...even skin, lightly bronzed, semi-smokey eye, lots of lashes and pale lips.  For today's FOTD, I am using a foundation I...

Burberry Lip Velvet in Pink Apricot…Swatches and Review

Earlier this month, I posted every shade of the newly released Burberry Lip Velvet lip color...I personally selected the lightest shade (of course!), Pink Apricot, a lovely satin matte nude/peach/pink hybrid.  The Burberry Lip Velvet formula is phenomenal; for a matte, it is extremely...