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5 Nude Liquid Lipsticks for Summer

5 Nude Liquid Lipsticks for Summer

I’ve finally fallen in love with liquid lipstick. For a long time, I couldn’t get on the bandwagon for this trend because I found liquid lipstick so drying. These days, I can’t get enough of these long-wearing lipsticks. They apply so nicely, and I love […]

My Go-To Smokey Eye

My Go-To Smokey Eye

Of all the eyeshadow looks I do, this one is one I know will never fail me!  I used Colourpop Tink (which is a matte gray eyeshadow) and topped it with Maybelline Color Tattoo cream eyeshadow in Dramatic Black. You can use your fingers or […]

English Major Barbie

English Major Barbie

English Major Barbie

Face:
Maybelline Baby Skin Primer, Fit Me Concealer, Age Rewind Concealer
Neutrogena Healthy Skin Foundation
NYX Cosmetics Cream Contour Kit
bareMinerals Mineral Veil
Physicians Formula Color Corrector
Makeup Forever Pro Light Fusion
Urban Decay Naked Flushed Palette
Tarte Blushing Bride blush
Brows:
Colourpop Brow Pot in Dope Taupe
Anastasia Beverly Hills brow gel
Eyes:
Urban Decay Primer Potion
Anastasia Beverly Hills Modern Renaissance palette
Makeup Geek Glitz highlighter and eyeshadow in “Motown”
NYX Cosmetics Wild Orchid Eyeshadow
Tarte Clay Pot Liner
Kiko Extra Sculpt Volume Mascara
Lips:
Chapstick Total Moisture
NYX Cosmetics lip liner Nude Pink
MAC lipstick Saint Germain
Anastasia Beverly Hills lip gloss “Weekend Barbie”

Summer Makeup Must-Haves

Summer Makeup Must-Haves

With each passing day, winter is further behind us. The changing season requires a few changes to your makeup bag, like a darker shade of foundation for those of us who get tan. Summer makeup is all about a natural, radiant complexion. Here are my tips […]

e.l.f. cosmetics : more than a one hit wonder?

e.l.f. cosmetics : more than a one hit wonder?

e.l.f. cosmetics offers a variety of makeup products at a suspiciously low price. However, the brand has a decent reputation among beauty vloggers. I had given it a change in the past and was really unimpressed (their Matte Lip Color had a drying formula, which felt […]