Monday, April 12th, 2010

Rant & Rave

This Week’s Topic: LIP LINER!

Your Mission: Tell us what you love, hate, or are otherwise indifferent to about lip liners and all that those entail.

Sunday, April 11th, 2010

Temptalia Asks You


How do you come up with color combinations? (For your makeup, duh!) How do you know what to pair with what?

Temptalia's Answer.

I always look at what I’ve recently reviewed/tried/purchased! I try to do looks using new products to show how they look in practice. In terms of what to pair with what, I’ve found my “favorites” through experimentation.

Sunday, April 11th, 2010

What If...

What if… you were given a $1,000 makeup shopping spree?

What would you FINALLY try? What would you just indulge in… because you could? Would you still be practical about it or would you go crazy?

Now, if I were given a $1,000 makeup shopping spree, I’d… Continue reading →

Sunday, April 11th, 2010


Koren dishes out tips for hooded/heavy lids

Is it Sunday already? BOO!  It’s a good thing the weather has been so cloudy and cold this weekend, or else I don’t know if I’d have gotten my schoolwork done (let me rephrase… gotten some of it done!).

Saturday, April 10th, 2010

Temptalia Asks You


How important is skincare to you? Are you vigilant with your regimen? Never been a big deal for you?

Temptalia's Answer.

Skincare wasn’t on my radar until I was about 19 years old–that’s when I first started getting into makeup and learning that it’s important to remove all that makeup, too. I also learned that sunscreen is a must, and man, I wish someone had told me when I was like… two!

Saturday, April 10th, 2010

Weekly Beauty Report

This Week’s Beauty Report: Saturday, April 10th, 2010

  • MAC Opulash Mascara ($14) will be available exclusively in Nordstrom stores (and Nordstrom.com) on April 22nd, however true beauty addicts can pre-order beginning on April 12th.
  • Illamasqua Body Electrics is now available online, but if you’re waiting until it hits stores, you’ll find it available at Sephora come May.
  • Elizabeth Arden launched its Daughters of Beauty campaign to celebrate all women. They’re looking for you to share your story to answer the question, “Who kee3ps you looking and feeling your youthful best?”
  • Klorane will launch a new product designed for dry, unruly hair — Conditioner with Papyrus Milk ($14) in May, available at beauty.com.
  • NARS recently launched their So Famous Gift Set ($44), available exclusively at Sephora, featuring a miniature-sized Orgasm Multiple and full-sizes in Deep Throat Blush and Bettina Matte Lip Pencil.
  • John Frieda launches HAIRraising, an organization that unites the salon industry to benefit the Children’s Hospital Boston.
  • Living Proof launches Hold Hairspray ($24) in May. It’s designed to offer flexible hold and “humidity-blocking technology.” It will be available at Sephora, QVC, and livingproof.com.