THE PERFECT "NUDE" PALETTE: how do you chose?

With so many  "nude" palettes on the market, how do yo chose the best one for you? From Smashbox, Bobbi Brown to even Maybeline have come out with one. I say go with the one with a perfect mix of matte and shimmer eye shadows. Like this Smashbox 'FULL EXPOSURE" mini palette. It has 4…

MAKEUP: my favorite "no makeup" makeup look.

Products I use in order of application:MAC Strobe creamMAC Fast eye responseMAC Lingering brow pencilMAC Painterly paint pot(lid to brow)MAC Kid eye shadow(crease)Bobbi Brown Beige concealer kitChanel Perfection Lumiere VelvetBobbi Brown Pale Yellow powder to set all makeupMAC warm soul blushNYX butter glossNYX Natural Lip linerThis look takes me about 5 minutes to complete!

MARIO BADESCU: love at first wash

MARIO BADESCU ENZYME CLEANSING GEL & FACIAL SPRAY which I am obsessed with too(use it to set my makeup)I have tried so many cleansers from Neutrogena, Kate Sommerville, Cetaphil, to Shiseido.  Cheap, expensive. I have never been fully impressed by any of them until now. I think I found 'the one' y'all. It has only…

PRODUCT REVIEW: NYX Soft Matte Lip Cream

NYX has quickly become one of my favorite brands for lip products. I. Am. Obsessed. I recently purchased their Soft Matte Lip Creams and am excited to get more! They are amazing. It is almost like a lipstick in a tube. They go on creamy and set to a matte finish. You have to try…