Monthly Archives - July 2014

Tom Ford Traceless Perfecting Foundation…Swatches of All 15 Shades!

Above: The freshly released Tom Ford Traceless Perfecting Foundation...long wearing, medium to full coverage and a natural finish...magnifique! As a foundation devotee, I have been eagerly anticipating the release of the latest Tom Ford foundation formula, the Traceless Perfecting Foundation (currently available at Neiman Marcus,...

Cle de Peau Fall 2014 Color Collection: Swatches of Every Eye Color Quad

Above: A cavalcade of Cle de Peau Eye Color Quads, patiently waiting to be swatched. I recently concluded a swatching extravaganza aptly focused on the stunning Cle de Peau Eye Color Quads, currently available at Nordstrom, Saks and Neiman Marcus (will update with a NM...

Charlotte Tilbury Filmstar Cheekbones Bronze and Glow + Comparison Swatches

Above: The Charlotte Tilbury Filmstar Bronze + Glow comes in a stunning rose gold compact, reminiscent of more glamorous days of the past.  A few weeks back, I mentioned ordering the Charlotte Tilbury Filmstar Bronze + Glow compact  from the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale (running now through...

Weekend Bits + Bobs…7/26/14 Edition

          Above: A Beauty Professor profile is currently live on Fashionlush! Hello, dear readers…I hope your weekend has been wonderful thus far!  This post is dedicated to a bit of beauty this and that; kindly scroll on for all of the details… Above: Erica...

Simple Beauty Saviors: Hello Sailor + Alterna Caviar CC Cream Leave-In Hair Perfector

Above: Blue lipstick?  Lipstick Queen's Hello Sailor is brimming with blackberry goodness. I have been intrigued by the notion of Lipstick Queen's cult classic, Hello Sailor, for quite awhile now.  Available at Space NK, Nordstrom, Barney's NY and B-Glowing, this translucent, indigo blue lipstick may seem...

Estee Lauder Pure Color Envy Lipstick in Envious…Making All the Other Reds Jealous

Above: Estee Lauder Pure Color Envy Lipstick in Envious. Red lips...they make an undeniable statement; classic, polished and sophisticated, a crimson pout immediately communicates confidence and offsets the need for a "full face" of makeup.   I recently had the chance to try the Estee Lauder...

La Prairie Skin Caviar Concealer + Foundation…in a Class By Itself

Above (L-R): Creme Peche, Creme Blush and Beige. In my quest to find the most exquisite of foundations, I recently had the chance to try the illustrious La Prairie Skin Caviar Concealer + Foundation SPF 15 (available at Nordstrom, Neiman Marcus, Bloomingdale's, Sak's and Selfridges)....

The Nordstrom Anniversary Sale…My Shopping List + Images of What I Bought!

Above: A glimpse of the Kenneth Cole Faux Fur Jacket...I cannot wait for the weather to get cool enough for me to wear this! After posting about the early access (for account holders) to the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale last week, I received many requests to show images of...

Products on Heavy Rotation: July 2014 Edition

Above: The illustrious Serge Lutens lipstick in Mauve de Swann...a tender nude lilac pink.  Since a "July Favorites" is premature, this video covers products that are currently on heavy rotation in my routine this month thus far.  Some are trusty standby's while others are newly...

Summer Beauty Essentials Tutorial: Walgreens Beauty

Hello Lovelies!  As July continues to move at the speed of light, today's video tutorial focuses on accessible, affordable and utterly gorgeous summer beauty essentials from Walgreens Beauty, that seamlessly and collectively work together to create an easy summertime look.    Designed to protect and perfect,...