February Favorites


Thank goodness March is finally here. That means we are one more month closer to warm, gorgeous weather. Anyone else tired of winter? I am OVER it. In February I visited some old friends and tried out some new goodies. Here are some of my makeup highlights!

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Tartelette Eye Shadow Palette: Review + Swatches


Hello my beautiful friends! My name is Addie and I am an eye shadow palette addict. Lately I have been trying to cut down on my beauty purchases due to things costing money and all, but I could NOT pass up on the Tarte Tartelette Eye Shadow palette. When I saw this beautiful bugger in person I knew it had to be mine. I immediately snatched it up to add to my embarrassingly large eye shadow palette collection.

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October Favorites


Sooo this is my October favorites.  I am fully aware that we are well into November and that I haven’t posted in over a week, but I have good reason! I was out for a work conference all last week and the hotel charged for internet and I am far too cheap to be paying for internet.   So here we are practically Mid November and these are my OCTOBER favorites.

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Review + Swatches: Tarte Pin Up Girl Amazonian Clay 12 Hour Blush Palette

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It’s Mid-October and the makeup world is in a complete frenzy over the 2014 holiday palettes. I of course being the total makeup junkie that I am bought into the frenzy. I would love to buy allllll the holiday palettes, sadly I am not rich and I guess I don’t have enough followers for the companies to give them to me (ahh to be that lucky). I did pick-up the Tarte Pin Up Amazonian Clay Blush 12 Hour Blush Palette. This palette is limited edition for the holiday season and a Sephora exclusive. The Tarte Pin Up Blush Palette has 5 blushes at .158 oz and costs $42. That is a deal considering that a full size Tarte blush is .2 oz and costs $26.

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Fall Makeup and Curvy Girl Outfit of the Day

cover ootdI’m on a mini vacay in the mountains and it actually feels like fall here. At home most days we still have 80+ degree weather so it has been hard to get in the mood for fall, but atlas I am in the mountains the air is cool and the leaves are changing. I wanted to share with you my outfit of the day. Continue reading

Review + Swatches: Rainforest After Dark Palette

I was just browsing around Ulta one day when I came across the Tarte Rainforest after Dark palette. The palette instantly grabbed my attention. First off the plumy, gold, and deep mocha packaging is beautiful. Yes there is a snake on the packaging, but it is a very chic snake that’s gold with a freakin purple jewel on his head. So this very chic snake lured me over and convinced me I needed to take a gander of what was inside and when I popped it what I saw on the inside was even more beautiful then what was on the outside.


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