• Contour Kits for Pale Skin

Contour Kits for Pale Skin

Makeup Geek & NARS PR samples. Everything else purchased by me. I will be the first person to tell you that I don't believe that everyone needs a contour kit. I'm often asked what are the best contour kits for pale skin. So I'm sharing my picks for the best contour kits, as well as [...]

  • Best Highlighters, Bronzers and Contours for Summer

Best Highlighters, Bronzers and Contours for Summer

This post contains a mix of press samples and products purchased by me. It's a Makeup Wars Monday! Today I'm sharing the best highlighters, bronzers and contours for Summer. Though really, a lot of this can be worn year round. Or at least, I will wear them year round. I don't like bronzer on me, [...]

  • Best Single Wash Eyeshadows

Best Single Wash Eyeshadows

Happy Makeup Wars Monday! Today I'm bringing you my picks for the best single wash eyeshadows. Single wash means colors that I will apply to my lid and crease, or all over the eye area for a simple eyeshadow look. Rather than tempt you with colors that are LE that you can't have, I dug [...]

  • Glamour Doll Eyes Paper Runway Eyeshadows

Glamour Doll Eyes Paper Runway Eyeshadows

I've had these swatches since October (and I think I purchased the colors in July) and I'm only now getting to share them with you. They're colors from the Glamour Doll Eyes Paper Runway collection, plus some other favorites of mine. The Paper Runway collection is a collaborative collection between Darling Girl Cosmetics (who you [...]

December 10th, 2014|Categories: Beauty, Reviews|Tags: , , , |26 Comments
  • Best Cruelty Free Budget Beauty Buys

Best Cruelty Free Makeup For $5 or Less

Today I wanted to share with you my picks for the Best Cruelty Free Makeup for $5 or less. If you're shopping for cruelty free budget beauty items, you may not know the best places to look. Never fear! You can find some great buys at Ulta, the drugstore, or online (my personal favorite place [...]

  • Phyrra's Eyeshadow Hoard

My Eyeshadow Hoard

Some people are goo hoarders. I have an eyeshadow hoard. Today I've got a special video that shares my eyeshadow obsession with you. As an added bonus I did a quick tour  around my makeup room, too, since you've been asking for that. Please excuse my skin. The day I filmed this I had my [...]

  • Glamour Doll Eyes Eyeshadows Swatches and Review

Glamour Doll Eyes Eyeshadows Review and Swatches

Today I've got some Glamour Doll Eyes Eyeshadows to show you. Glamour Doll Eyes is one of the indie brands that I've known the longest, since I first found them in April of 2009. Glamour Doll Eyes is cruelty free and they offer many vegan options. Glamour Doll Eyes includes a card with purchases that says that you [...]

October 1st, 2014|Categories: Beauty, Reviews|Tags: , , , |20 Comments