October 2017 Ipsy Bag – Finally Got It – Spellbound

I recently wrote a post about what I was receiving in My October Ipsy Glam Bag. I cheated and looked it up online. I wanted to go into a little detail with you the products that I did receive. The bag is rather cool. It’s sort of embossed with lace and has a bat as…

Experimenting With Fall Eye Makeup

For the first time in a week, I’ve felt well enough to experiment a bit with my eye makeup. I used the following: Rimmel Wonder’Lash with Argan Oil in Black Liquid Eyeliner in Black (not sure of brand – it was part of a blind study) Mally Evercolor Gel Waterproof Liner in Black Laura Geller…

Easy Fall Eye Makeup

Hey, beauties! I’m back again for today to share an easy eye makeup look for Fall. I love to use shadow sticks in place of a palette because of their portability. For this look, I used shadow sticks, mascara, concealer, and a highlighter. Initially, I took this pic before applying mascara just to see how…

Another Look I’m Loving

So, today I decided to use a foundation with more coverage, and I amped up my look a bit. After my usual skincare routine, I used IT Cosmetics Celebration Foundation SPF 50 with Brush in Light. I will not leave the house without SPF whether in the form of makeup or a moisturizer. I then…

The Look I’m Loving!

Now that I have really dark black-violet hair, I decided to play a bit with my makeup today. The jury is still out regarding my new color – I’m still on the fence. I began my usual makeup routine starting with the blending of Laura Geller’s Ethereal Spackle and Josie Maran’s Protect & Perfect Skin…

Expensive Mascara Brands v. Cheaper Brands

I’ve been blessed with long, curly eyelashes, so mascaras are not really at the top of my list in terms of what’s best. However,  I do still use mascara to darken them. I’m all about the silicone brushes. They don’t clump and are extremely easy to use. They seem to find ALL of your lashes…