Daily archives:February 13, 2011 6:44 pm

Enchanted Forest

I wanted to wear green today, in honor of Ana of Lipsticks & Lightsabers. So I had fun putting together this bright look. First I put down Too Faced Shadow Insurance. Then I used Fairylite (an opalescent ivory shade, Fyrinnae Nijiro would work too) from my eyebrows to my crease. Next I used MAC Sweet & Punchy (a bright yellow green, Fyrinnae OMGWTF i[...]

Weekend Beauty Reads from the Beauty Blog Network

Phyrra raves about a new indie company, Brazen Cosmetics. She shares a 20% off coupon code, too! Retrodiva was asked how to create a cat eye, so she created a video to show how! In the latest Breaking Down Beauty, Sheila from Painted Ladies shows you how to apply spray foundation. Beauty and Fashion Tech looks at the best make up for brown eyes. [...]

Some things I've learned...

I've recently read several beauty books. By far, my favorite is Jemma Kidd Make-up Masterclass: Beauty Bible of Professional Techniques and Wearable Looks. I've also read and loved Making Faces by Kevyn Aucion, Bobbi Brown Makeup Manual, Face Forward by Kevyn Aucion, Don't Go to the Cosmetics Counter Without Me by Paula Begoun and Eco-Beautiful by Lina Hanso[...]