Urban Decay Afterglow 8 Hour Powder Blush in Bittersweet

IMG_2358

I was so excited to hear that Urban Decay was releasing a blush line. The Urban Decay Afterglow 8 hour powder blush line has twelve shades with some pretty scandalous names (umm quickie?!). I knew I wanted to pick up one of these blushes with a Sephora gift card my husband and daughter got me for Mothers (awwww). Bittersweet is a straight up purple blush. I have nothing like Bittersweet in my collection and I was really drawn to the color so in my collection it went.

Continue reading

Naked On the Run: Review + Swatches

IMG_0542IMG_0555

One of the many makeup items on my Christmas wish list was the Naked On the Run Palette. My wonderful husband, who does not understand why makeup is so costly, made the big splurge and wrapped up this little ditty for a pleasant Christmas surprise. His reasoning for purchasing the Naked on the Run Palette over my other makeup desires was because “it seemed like the most bang for my buck”. This is exactly why I wanted this palette. It has everything you need. Mascara, eyeliner, lip gloss, six eye shadows, a blush, and a bronzer are snug as a bug inside the tortoise packaging. Continue reading

Mascara Madness

mascara header

 

At any given time I can have 3 to 5 mascaras open that I am using.  I try not to do this I try to just have a few open at a time, but I have a problem and often get excited about a new mascara and can’t wait until one has dried up or I have used it up (because that happens so often) to open a new one.  Today I want to chit chat about the Mascaras I currently have open a share a mini review about each one.  Continue reading

Review + Swatches: VICE 3

vice header IMG_2313 vice swatches 1 vice 3 swatches 2 IMG_2309 IMG_2311 IMG_2312The VICE 3 has been on my want list since the second it came out.  The eye shadows were very appealing to me and I felt like a lot of the more colorful shades were shades I would feel comfortable working with.  I ended up purchasing the Vice 3 a few weeks back from Sephora and have been testing it out.

Continue reading