Wednesday, February 10th, 2010

Survey Says

Fill in the survey below with your answers, and then share your answers with us in the comments section! :-)

  • What’s your favorite lipgloss of all-time?
  • What’s your favorite eyeliner of all-time?
  • What’s your favorite mascara of all-time?
Tuesday, February 9th, 2010

For eyes, try Manila Paper eyeshadow on the inner third of the lid, Flip eyeshadow on the middle of the lid, Straw Harvest eyeshadow on the outer lid, and finish with Hot Hot Hot eyeshadow in the crease. Complement the eyes with Ripe Peach blush on cheeks and Colour Me Coral lipstick paired with Kumquat lipglass.


See four more combination ideas! Continue reading →

Tuesday, February 9th, 2010

Temptalia Asks You


If you had to throw away one item from your beauty stash, what would it be?C’mon, only one!

Temptalia's Answer.

Oh, that’s easy for me, LOL. I’d toss a foundation that I didn’t wear any more. I know I’ve got at least a few hanging around.

Thanks to Samantha for this question!

Tuesday, February 9th, 2010

If you were using MAC Very Violet Eyeshadow?, what look would you create with it?

What shadows would you use? What would you use on cheeks? Anything added to the lips? Create a look using whatever you want, as long as you include today’s look book product!

Did you come up with a look you’d like to share featuring today’s product? You can link to your images, embed your images using HTML, or you can submit your images via e-mail to share them with readers to help give them inspiration on how to use the product!

Tuesday, February 9th, 2010

MAC Cherish Lipstick
MAC Cherish Lipstick

The Spring Season: MAC Cherish Lipstick

MAC Cherish Lipstick ($14.00) is a rich, creamy beige nude. It has an incredibly smooth and creamy feel with a light glossy sheen. I love it, because it’s well-pigmented and gives me nearly full coverage on my lips. Cherish is one of my go-to nude lipsticks for whenever I wear a really dramatic, smoky eye. It works well to complement the look without competing with it or washing it out.  Like all MAC lipsticks, it’s vanilla-scented (but not too sweet or cloying–one of the best lipstick scents of all-time, in my humble opinion!), comes in a black bullet, and lasts a good four hours or so on me.

Is this the right nude lipstick for you? Would you wear it?

The Spring Season is a series of posts featuring my favorite soft beige, coral, and pink lipsticks and lipglosses — all perfect for the first blossom of spring — that runs through March 2010.

See photos and swatches… Continue reading →

Monday, February 8th, 2010

Temptalia Asks You


Do you try out foreign makeup brands (ones not available in your country)? Any favorites you’ve come across?

Temptalia's Answer.

I don’t… or very rarely do. It’s just I like to see and touch things before I buy them, so going through the trouble of getting something here, let alone something I haven’t seen before… is not my thing!

Thanks to Jellynat for this question!