Monthly Archives - November 2016

Cyber Monday Shopping Guide + A Swatch-Heavy Overview of New Releases from Le Metier de Beaute and Natasha Denona

Cyber Monday ready!  Cyber Monday has arrived and I, consequently, have compiled a list of current promotions and product suggestions to maximize your online energy this week! Additionally, I am excited to share an overview of makeup on current rotation as well as swatches of...

Black Friday Shopping Inspiration: Suggestions in Every Category!

Makeup for which I am thankful! Breakdown with links to reviews, later on in this post.  Happy Thanksgiving; I hope yours was wonderful! This week, we've been enjoying the wonders of the Central Coast of CA and San Francisco (initially discussed HERE) and even though I am but a stone's throw away from...

On Location: Thanksgiving FOTD with Rose Golden Eyes and Nude Lips

As many of us, I am spending the moments preceding Thanksgiving in the midst of travel and today I managed to capture my makeup look for the day; streamlined and clean, it involves a balanced base (that holds up during major hours in the...

Beauty Abounds: A Nordstrom Beauty-Centric Gift Guide

Nordstrom Beauty gift ideas. Rife with a vast selection of brands, the Nordstrom beauty department ranks amongst my favorites.  Consequently, I am excited to share a beauty-centric gift guide, featuring suggestions from Nordstrom; from skincare to lip color, I've personally tried (and love) each product...

Tom Ford Lips & Boys 2016: Swatches of Every Shade + Key Beauty Discoveries of the Month Thus Far

Tom Ford Lips & Boys 2016 Collection. The Tom Ford Lips & Boys 2016 Collection hits counters next week, launching at Sephora on November 24th and online at at counters at Nordstrom, Neiman Marcus and Tom Ford on Black Friday!  The collection features 50 lip colors; 25 returning hues and 25 completely...

And So it Begins: 9 Preemptive Gift Ideas for the Beauty Lovers in Your Life

And so it begins: the gift-giving season is upon us and before we know it, we'll be battling busy malls and ordering online like crazy.  To preempt the madness, I have compiled a list of nine present ideas for those in your life who...

Round II: Sephora VIB Sale Shopping List…New Discoveries + Old Favorites

Last week, I shared a plethora of shopping suggestions for the Sephora VIB Rouge Sale (full post HERE) and now that the Sephora VIB Sale is open to ALL VIB members (through 11/14), I am excited to offer another round of product ideas--including new...

FOTD: Featuring Giorgio Armani Holiday 2016, Nine Lip Magnet Shades + House of Sillage

The holiday collections are in full force and, in light of this reality, I have a brand new palette, fresh lip color formula and opulent fragrance to share in the context of a complete Face of the Day. Kindly scroll on for more details, swatches...

A Sephora VIB Rouge Sale Shopping Guide + A First Look at ALL of the New Surratt Beauty Artistique Eyeshadow & Blush Shades

Happy Friday, lovelies! The highly anticipated Sephora VIB Sale for VIB Rouge cardholders begins today and runs through 11/7 and the sale will open up for all VIB members on 11/11 and run through 11/14, offering a 20% discount with the code 20ROUGE!  In honor...