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Make up Review

Fun with pigments (how to use pigments)

Fun with pigments (how to use pigments)

I’ve never had much confidence playing with pigments. I mean, how do you use pigments?  I hate the fact that it goes everywhere when you open the case and it doesn’t get on your brush for application!  Well, there’s always a the time to conquer […]

Betty-Lou Manizer by TheBalm Cosmetics

Betty-Lou Manizer by TheBalm Cosmetics

The alarm rings at 6am on a weekday.  You drag yourself out of bed and start to get ready for work – brush your teeth, wash your face, shower, get dressed, put on your foundation, brows and.. when you step back you realize that you […]

EOS Lip Balm in Strawberry

EOS Lip Balm in Strawberry

Who loves the look of chapped lips?  Well, I don’t really care how it looks since I don’t look (or rather can’t) at myself 24/7.  But I certainly don’t like the feel of it!  There are some days where my lips are extremely dry and […]

Benefit  Boi-ing Industrial Strength Concealer

Benefit Boi-ing Industrial Strength Concealer

If you’ve got acne-prone skin with plenty of breakouts, concealer probably feels like your best friend.  For me and my acne scarring, concealer definitely is my best friend.  I’ve been testing out a concealer by Benefit – Boi-ing Industrial Strength Concealer.

Revlon ColorStay Lip liner

Revlon ColorStay Lip liner

The key to a bold lip is a good lip liner.  The reason I say that is because it is not really attractive when half your lipstick has disappeared.  Personally, I find that a long lasting lip liner helps my bold lip last longer.