Berry Nice

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I played around with a bright pink today from MAD Minerals. It's called Illegal. I liked how the lid turned out, but I'd probably re-do the crease if I did it again.   Eyes: Too Faced Shadow Insurance Concrete Minerals Primer - lower lash line MAC Blanc Type - on browbone Venomous Pegasus (pressed) - inner corne[...]

Laura Geller Baked Eye Shadows Review

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I purchased the Laura Gellar Baked Vanilla Nudes collection a while ago from QVC. I was thoroughly impressed by the quality of the foundation, blush and eye shadow, so I ended up picking up a few more of the LG eye shadows. Shade Descriptions: Vanilla Toffee - a shimmery caramel Black Cherry - a black-cherry bronze Blue Heaven - light blue, vio[...]

Aqua & Grey

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Crystal from BftE suggested I try a teal & grey look with my new hair, and it really turned out nice! I layered Glitz on top of the lid and crease to achieve the colors I wanted.   Eyes: Too Faced Shadow Insurance BftE Tickle Me - outer 3/4 of lid BftE Butt Naked - on browbone, blended downward & inner corner[...]

MAC's Fabulous Customer Service

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Remember when I mentioned having two less than stellar experiences at the Dillard's MAC counter? Well, I decided to email MAC and let them know about my experiences. MAC, the company, has been very good with customer service in my experience. This situation was no exception. I got a very nice, personalized email back. I've shared some excerpts from that e[...]

Questions & Answers with the Hair Design Institute

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You all had great questions for the Manhattan Beauty School, the Hair Design Institute. One of their instructors was very kind and took the time to answer all the questions that I received. Here's the questions & and answers. Please let me know your thoughts! 1. What do you think about products like One n' Only Color Fix? (this is a favorite of mine [...]

Fleur-de-lis

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I'm still trying to get comfortable with my blonde hair. It is still a bit of a shock to look in the mirror and go, oh wow, yeah, that's me! I'm still trying to figure out what brights will work on me, as I feel I could wear almost all colors when my hair was darker. I'll be experimenting to see what I can do while blonde. I did another neutral look for toda[...]