Monthly Archives - September 2015

Lipstick Queen Hello Sailor Lip Gloss + Belle Epoque Lip Balm: A Review

Above: Lipstick Queen Belle Epoque Lip Balm + Hello Sailor Lip Gloss. Meet the latest editions to the Lipstick Queen Family: Belle Epoque Lip Balm and Hello Sailor Lip Gloss!  Ever a delight, the Lipstick Queen line (most recently reviewed HERE and HERE) always strikes...

My Take on NYFW: An Easy and Accessible Look

Above: Products to achieve my take on NYFW. Now that New York Fashion Week is over, it's time to ruminate on the looks that debuted.  From intense hairstyles to color-saturated canvases, the runways were a landscape for inspiration.   Some key elements that personally resonated with...

Streamlined Beauty: Wayne Goss The Brow Set

Above: Beautylish x Wayne Goss The Brow Set. Beautylish has become one of my favorite online retailers as of late.  From its expanse of luxury beauty brands and niche skincare to its speedy delivery and handwritten notes, I am never disappointed with my experience.  Beautylish...

Blues + Neutrals: A Clé de Peau Beaute Fall/Winter ’15 Look

Above: Components of the Clé de Peau Beauté Fall/Winter '15 Collection, resplendent in the sunlight. Happy Friday, lovelies!  I know that many places in the world are beginning to showcase signs of fall, however, Southern California is not yet one of them.  We've been battling...

New Hourglass Alert: N.28 Lip Treatment Oil in ICON

A couple of years ago, Hourglass released its decadent N.28 Lip Treatment Oil (comprehensively reviewed HERE); brimming with botanicals and emblazoned with a 24-karat gold tip applicator, this nourishing formula instantly hydrates while delivering long-lasting moisture for hours on end.   I am happy to...

FOTD: 9 Products for a Complete Face

Above: 7 of the 9 products for my FOTD. Happy Monday, lovelies!  How was your weekend?  Restful?  Fleeting?  Mine was marked by an extreme Southern California heatwave and went by way too quickly but it was marvelous nonetheless ; )  Today, I am excited to share...

My 5 Favorite Charlotte Tilbury Matte Revolution Lipsticks

The Charlotte Tilbury Matte Revolution Luminous Modern-Matte Long-Lasting Lipstick is exceptional...pigmented, silky and hydrating, it is one of the most exquisite matte lip color options on the market.  I have already reviewed the pale nude Miss Kensington HERE and I mentioned the deep, nearly...

Neiman Marcus Beverly Hills Project Beauty Recap + 7 Beauty Event Must-Haves

Above: Equipped with a Neiman Marcus tote, I'm ready to embark on my travels at NM Beverly Hills.  Photo: Laura Lynn. Last Thursday, September 10th 2015, Neiman Marcus Beverly Hills hosted Project Beauty: Passport to Beauty. With the Neiman Marcus Beauty Event in full swing...

New Green Beauty: Kjaer Weis Cream Foundation, Bronzer + Highlighter

Above: Green Beauty from Kjaer Weis. Visually stunning and impeccably crafted, the Kjaer Weis line (available at Beautylish, Net-A-Porter, Spirit Beauty Lounge and Beauty Bar) never ceases to impress me with its gorgeous offerings.  The fact that the premium ingredients of each formula contribute to a "green beauty" distinction futher heightens the...

Three Things for Friday…

Above: Components for my Friday FOTD. Happy Friday! Between long lecturing hours, an insane heat wave and a lot of driving this week has been a blur.  Before I head off to sleep for a paltry sum of hours, I wanted to share three things:...