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How to: Do a Caviar Manicure

The success of my Dior Polka Dot Manicure has me searching for inspiration for new fun manis. The key, though, is that it has to be easy to do and long-wearing. One that I’ve wanted to try for a while is Ciate’s Caviar Manicure that was created for a magazine shoot. Ciate’s Caviar manicure definitely […]

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Like My Mani? Dior Polka Dots

Check out my latest manicure. I think it’s the cutest thing ever, and I can’t believe I did it. Actually, I had some help, because I happen to have absolutely no drawing talents. Doing a fun DIY mani has previously been out of the question for me, but my new Quo Dotter Tool made it […]

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New Lancome Teint Idole Ultra 24H Review

Lancome’s latest foundation is a long-wear wonder. This foundation literally melts into skin, making your face look flawless, yet not like you’re wearing makeup at all. It then wears and wears, absorbing oil, and staying true to a satin-matte finish throughout the day. Even for my oily skin, it was truly long-wearing without needing any […]

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Spring Makeup a la Camilla Belle

If you’ve been wondering how to pull off those lovely pastel shadows that came out this spring, then you need to take a close-up look at Camilla Belle’s makeup at the Chanel Artists’ Dinner in Tribeca.  Yes, her makeup matches her dress, and although I normally hate the matchy-matchy, I think that it just makes […]

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New! Texture Coat Shades from Nicole by OPI

This spring, Nicole by OPI is introducing four new limited edition shades of its popular Texture Coats. The new additions are Opal, Quartz, Amethyst and Aquamarine. Each is fun and shimmery yet works just like the regular matte Texture Coats. Texture Coats are already available in Gold, Silver, White, Black, and Turquoise. Pick them up […]

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New York City Ballet by OPI – Spring 2012

Spring is here with OPI, who has partnered with the New York City Ballet to bring 5 new SoftShades for Spring.  The collection features five sheer shades lightly tinged in hues of beige, pink, white, lilac and gray, as well as a silver sparkly lacquer. With various sized glitter particles, this hue can be worn alone […]

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Clarins Ever Matte Foundation Review

Summer is coming (or already here, depending on where you live) and so you’ll see me reviewing a lot of matte foundations (because this is the time that companies are releasing them!). Although I love tinted moisturizers for the summer, I have to say that there are times when only the flawless finish of a […]

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Kardashian Kolors Spring 2012 Swatches – Wel-Kim To My World

Nicole by OPI has released another set of six Kardashian Kolors this spring. This “kollection” is centred totally around Kim – which I think is great, because I think that she wears the most iconic colors anyway. Check out the swatches below. The colours above are:Others Pale By Kim-parison, and Kim-ing Pink. I found that […]

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MAC In Extra Dimension Collection

MAC’s In Extra Dimension products are basically a version of Estee Lauder’s Pure Color Gelee products (see the eyeshadows and bronzer). Both formulae are a hybrid of gel, powder, and water so that you get the blending power of a liquid, but in a compact that’s easy to carry and work with. Both products are […]

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Clarins Spring 2012 – Colour Breeze

It’s not too late to take a look at Clarins’ Spring 2012 collection, rightly called Colour Breeze. The collection includes probably the most wearable of spring colour quartets called Mineral Ombre Blue Sky. The shades are pretty and subtle, with enough grey in them to not make you look like you should be at the […]

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