5 Fun Duochromes
Reader Sarah wanted to see five duochromes, and I thought I’d try to get some variety in type of product. A product with a duochrome finish or color will look like one color when you look at it straight on, and then when you angle it, it can look like an entirely different color (or nearly so). MAC has several duochrome eyeshadows and pigments (more than most other brands that I’m aware of)–far more than the two here on the list.
What’s your favorite duochrome beauty product?
5 Spring 2011 Nail Lacquer Picks
Reader Samantha asked for five picks for spring polishes–here are some of the ones I liked the most out of the recent spring launches!
What’s your favorite spring polish this season?
5 Ways to Wear Colored Eyeliner
I love using colored eyeshadow or eyeliner to add more oomph to a look, so I knew it would be easy to find five ways once I received reader Jen’s request. It’s great to border black eyeliner on the waterline to give it a crisper line of black, and it can also prevent black eyeliner for migrating past the waterline (sometimes!). I also like using lighter eyeshadow smudged underneath to brighten eyes, especially with really dark or heavy colors on the lid. I often choose colors that tie-in with either the overall look (as in “An Ode to True Chartreuse”) or from the lid/crease color.
Since I cannot wear eyeliner on my upper lash line without having swollen lids the next day, most of these involve colored eyeliner on the lower lash line, but you could just easily flip it and apply to your upper lash line instead.
What’s your favorite way to wear colored eyeliner?
5 Bobbi Brown Favorites
I had a few requests come in this morning about what I would recommend buying from Bobbi Brown, since their Friends & Family sale is in progress, and here are my top five favorites…
5 Great Brown Eyeshadows
These are five brown eyeshadows that I really love — as requested by reader Sarah! There are a ton of amazing brown eyeshadows (probably one of the easiest shades to do well, from my experience), and these are just five of many.
What’s your favorite brown eyeshadow?
5 Blue-Themed Looks
Reader Maria requested 5 ways to wear blue eyeshadow, and I’m here to deliver!