Monthly Archives: September 2014

Zoya Matte Velvet Collection – Fall 2014

All of the color, none of the shine! Meet your perfect matte with MATTEVELVET, Zoya’s exclusive shine-free formula. Choose from six best-selling matte nail polish shades with a luxurious crushed velvet finish and subtle shimmer. Continue reading

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Sephora Launches Luxe Gift Sets For Holiday 2014

Sephora has just launched a ton of new holiday gift sets that look surprisingly luxe. If there were no brand name listed on the packaging, I think I’d easily mistake these items for something more high-end. Sephora is stepping up its game! Check out images and color information for the new holiday items. Continue reading

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Dior Golden Shock Collection – Holiday 2014

From the inception of the House of Dior, gold has been a signature color of the brand. From Mr. Dior’s first creations, which incorporated highlights of rich gold as luxurious accents, to the modern-yet-timeless looks of Raf Simons, which feature metallic gold elements to balance audacious shades of red, pink, blue and yellow, gold remains a constant theme. Now, the Dior Golden Shock Holiday Color Collection draws inspiration from Dior’s past and present by incorporating pops of color with dazzling gold accents.
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Kat Von D Launches Star Studded Eyeshadow Book

Play up eyes when you create a unique variety of coordinating eyes looks this season with this set of 24 shades. From everyday nudes to vivid brights in an array of matte, pearl, shimmer, and iridescent finishes, each color is expertly arranged into six quad stories for effortless application. Infused with a patented formulation and triple jet-milled powder, each shadow offers luxurious texture and effortless, color-packed pigment in one sweep—and they’re formulated with rose extract and vitamins A, C, and E to keep eyelids hydrated and protected. This eye shadow set makes the ultimate gift for the makeup lover in your life to experiment with countless eye looks, and to experience stay-put, smudge-free, and crease-free color this holiday season. Continue reading

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Maybelline Expert Wear The Smokes Eyeshadow Palette Review, Photos, Swatches

Maybelline’s brand new Expert Wear The Smokes Eyeshadow Palette contains 12 smoky shades that can be used for a smoked-out night look. Keep reading for photos, swatches, and my thoughts on the formula! Continue reading

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NARS Audacious Lipstick in Charlotte Review, Photos, Swatches

NARS’s new Audacious Lipsticks are said to provide one-stroke full coverage, smooth texture, and a long-lasting formula. This new lipstick formula is a available in 40 different shades. This review is for the shade Charlotte–an oxblood burgundy color. Continue reading

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Zoya Entice & Ignite Collection Video

Here is the video overview of Zoya’s Entice & Ignite Collections! The video includes live swatches of all of the nail polish colors. You can also see photographs of the colors applied here and here. Continue reading

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Maybelline Color Sensational The Mattes Lipstick in Lust For Blush Reivew, Photos, Swatches

Maybelline has released 10 new shades of its Color Sensational Lipsticks, all with matte finishes. If you want to see swatches of all 10 shades, you can see this post or this video (for live swatches). This review will be specifically for Lust For Blush, which is a mauve pink rose. Continue reading

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Hello Kitty Pop-Up Party Eyeshadow Palette Review, Photos, Swatches

Hello Kitty’s 40th Anniversary Collection is now available at Sephora! The collection includes the launch of the Pop-Up Party Eyeshadow Palette, which includes 20 shades in a pop-up palette. Keep reading to see photos and swatches of all of the colors and to read my thoughts on this palette’s quality! Continue reading

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Guerlain Un Soir a L’Opera Collection – Holiday 2014

Guerlain will soon be launching its Holiday 2014 items, which includes the stunning new Petrouchka Eyes & Blush Palette. Keep reading for product information and images! Continue reading

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