Monthly Archives - July 2016

Happy National Lipstick Day…30+ Lip Color Favorites Swatched + in Action!

Today is National Lipstick Day and what better way to celebrate than a thorough round of swatching of some of my favorite color formulas? Glosses, stains, creams and serums...this post has it all!  Kindly scroll on for more details, swatches and images of lip color...

Video Tutorial: Quick Summertime Face with only 7 Products!

Products Discussed: (1) *Le Metier de Beaute Peau Vierge #2 (reviewed HERE) and *GrandeLIPS (reviewed HERE)  (2) *TEMPTU Air with Airpod Foundation in Natural (reviewed HERE) (3) By Terry Sun Designer Palette #2 Light and Tan Vibes (also available at Beautylish and reviewed HERE)...also, currently (through August 2nd) Space.NK is having its EXPLORE promotion, offering $20 off of...

15 Revitalizing Summertime Skincare + Beauty Discoveries

We are officially in the middle of summertime: from sun-exposure and record-breaking heat to travel and all that process entails in the modern world, it is easy to feel fatigued, even if you're facing some much-needed downtime. That being said, I am excited to...

The Nordstrom Anniversary Sale Public Access Starts Today: An Updated Shopping Guide

Happy Friday!  The Nordstrom Anniversary Sale just opened for public access and I have an updated shopping guide to share...brimming with skincare, beauty and style, this thoughtfully-edited list is reflects the best of this retail event!  Kindly scroll on for more details, images and swatches...

Reviewed: The Hourglass Vanish Foundation + My Uniform Style Staples

Last week, I had the privilege of attending an event at the Hourglass Flagship store in Venice Beach dedicated to the launch of the new *Vanish Foundation.  This revolutionary formula features a triangle shape and natural, nearly invisible convertable coverage that spans from sheer...

A Nordstrom Anniversary Sale Visual Shopping List + A Glimpse at ALL Shades of the New Hourglass Vanish Foundation

  The Nordstrom Anniversary Sale has finally arrived! Early access for Nordstrom cardholders runs through 7/21/16 and the sale will be open to the public on 7/22/16.  The merchandise is brand new with a fresh fall focus and the savings are immense. I have found...

Pinky Nude Wonderland: My Charlotte Tilbury Hot Lips Picks

This week, *Charlotte Tilbury released Hot Lips--a collection of 16 lipsticks named after iconic women--and I am thrilled to share a glimpse at the five shades I chose. Exceedingly gorgeous, this lip color also possesses an important charitable dimension; during the first two months...

Gossamer Dreams: Introducing the Marc Jacobs Beauty Air Blush Soft Glow Duo

The Marc Jacobs Beauty Air Blush Soft Glow Duo in Flesh and Fantasy, Lush and Libido and Kinks and Kisses.  Some fortunate souls can get away with a dash of foundation, a swipe of concealer and a spot of mascara and although I appreciate a...

New Beauty Discoveries You Must See: Louboutin Loubilaque, Edward Bess and Much More…

I can hardly contain my ebullience as I share some of my latest beauty discoveries!  From an opulent lip gloss to a trio of products that mimic a lit-from-within glow, this image-laden story is a visual feast.  Kindly scroll on for more details, swatches and...

The Giorgio Armani Smoky MATTE Eye Tints Have Arrived…Swatches + Musings

I have long been a proponent of the Giorgio Armani Eye Tints (also available at Giorgio Armani Beauty and Neiman Marcus + reviewed HERE and HERE).  Conveniently housed in a purse-friendly tube with a doe foot applicator, the creamy, blendable formula applies with sheer...