• Cruelty Free Beauty Splurge or Steal - Which would you choose?

Beauty Splurge or Steal

I'm sharing some beauty splurge or steal recommendations today. I often get asked which I prefer, so I've noted my favorites below. All of these are cruelty free. 1. Hourglass Veil Mineral Primer $52/$72 (splurge) vs. Nyx Angel Veil Primer $15.99 (steal) Both of these primers have a brightening effect on the face. They have very similar [...]

  • Christmas 2015 Giveaway

Christmas 2015 Giveaway

Happy Teal Thursday! It's almost Christmas, so I decided it is time for me to have a Christmas 2015 giveaway! During the year, I buy things and squirrel them away so that I have cool stuff for a big giveaway! This is my biggest cruelty free giveaway of the year. Here's what's in the giveaway [...]

December 17th, 2015|Categories: Beauty|Tags: , , , , |48 Comments
  • Top 10 Cruelty Free Beauty Products under $10

Top 10 Cruelty Free Beauty Products under $10

Happy Top Ten Tuesday! Today I've got my current top 10 cruelty free beauty products under $10 to share with you. Most of my picks are from indie beauty brands because I feel like they excel at creating quality products at affordable prices. 1. Makeup Geek Pressed Eyeshadows With duochromes, mattes, shimmers and foils all under [...]

  • Black and Cool Tones for Brows, Please!

Black and Cool Tones for Brows, Please!

I've been really annoyed by this for a while now. We need more black and cool tones for brows, please! There's a dearth of cool toned and black brow products. I have a ton of brow products and the majority of them lean warm. I mean some of them look flat out orangey on my neutral [...]

October 30th, 2015|Categories: Beauty|Tags: , , , , , , |10 Comments
  • Nyx Pink Lust

Nyx Liquid Suede Cream Lipstick in Pink Lust

I meant to share this quick look a while back. I absolutely love Nyx Pink Lust. You already know about my love for the Nyx Liquid Suede Creams thanks to my Surprising Beauty Items feature. Face Cover FX Illuminating Primer Physicians Formula CC Powder in Translucent NARS Olympia - contour Too Faced Baby Love - blush Dose [...]

October 9th, 2015|Categories: Beauty|Tags: , |6 Comments
  • Makeup Geek Steampunk Chameleon Tutorial

Makeup Geek Steampunk Chameleon Tutorial

Happy Teal Thursday! Today I'm sharing my Makeup Geek Steampunk Chameleon tutorial. This is an eyeshadow tutorial that you can do with just the first 2 eyeshadows if you choose - Steampunk & Chameleon. The transition shade Barcelona Beach and the highlighter are optional, but nice if you have the time. If you find this video [...]

  • Nyx Liquid Suede Cream Lipsticks

Surprising Beauty Items

Happy Makeup Wars Monday! Today the Makeup Wars bloggers are sharing surprising beauty items. I ended up picking a good and a bad. First, the bad. Kat Von D Mi Vida Loca Remix Eyeshadow Palette This surprised me by me NOT falling in love with it. I thought many of the shades under performed and [...]

September 28th, 2015|Categories: Beauty, Reviews|Tags: , , , , |39 Comments