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Mar commented on the post, What beauty products have actually lived up to the hype? 5 days, 4 hours ago

Hourglass Ambient Lighting powders and blushes, Chanel Vitalumiere Aqua, Illamasqua blushes, Clinique Cheek Pops, OCC Lip Tars, Chanel and Tom Ford lipsticks and perfumes.

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Mar commented on the post, Survey Says… August 20th, 2014 1 week, 2 days ago

Your skin tone/coloring: Fair-Light/Neutral
Best brand for lipstick? I’ll always be wanting something from NARS or Guerlain.
Best brand for eyeshadow? Urban Decay or Inglot for both quality and color […]

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Zoya Daul was my first thought. Illamasqua Nomad was the other. So choosing one is just too much.

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Mar commented on the post, Free for Haul Friday, Volume #249 2 weeks ago

Haul: Aveda Daily Repair. The rest was a clothes haul!
Weekend plans: I would also like to get to the farmer’s market this weekend!
Favorite warm dessert: Kanelbullar! Though I don’t limit it to dessert. I […]

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Mar commented on the post, Survey Says… August 13th, 2014 2 weeks, 2 days ago

Phyrra has a great list of contour products for pale skin (including swatches)! She also has a list at the bottom where she split them by undertone.

http://www.phyrra.net/2014/05/9-best-contouring-products-pale-skin.html

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Mar commented on the post, Survey Says… August 13th, 2014 2 weeks, 2 days ago

Your skin tone/coloring: Fair-Light/Neutral
How often do you contour/highlight? Daily in some capacity. I tend to keep it subtle. I’m not one for the full-on Kim Kardashian thing.
Favorite contour product? NYX […]

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Mar commented on the post, Hit List: Most Moisturizing Lip Balm 3 weeks, 1 day ago

Nuxe Reve de Miel. I carry Lucas Pawpaw Ointment in my bag. Both are great. I was happy to finally find a good place to buy the Pawpaw Ointment online.

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Mar commented on the post, Survey Says… August 6th, 2014 3 weeks, 2 days ago

Your skin tone/coloring: Fair-Light/Neutral
When do you remove your makeup typically? Typically once I get home for the evening.
What are your favorite makeup removing wipes? I don’t use them.
What makeup […]

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Mar commented on the post, Free for Haul Friday, Volume #247 4 weeks ago

Haul: Nars Radiant Creamy Concealer, Clinique Cheek Pop in Plum Pop, Hourglass Ambient Blush in Dim Infusion.
Weekend plans: Writing, buying flowers and eating cherries. A lazy weekend.
Vintage or modern: Modern.

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IsaDora, Lumene, Institut Esthederm, Vichy, Avene. I can usually find pieces online but I wish the range were more easily available to me.

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Mar commented on the post, What’s your nail care routine? 1 month ago

I’ll file my nails as needed. I use a cuticle remover (CND Cuticle Eraser), nail brush and put sweet almond oil on my nails each time I remove polish and. A strengthener (SpaRitual Nail Fortifier) each time I put […]

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Mar commented on the post, Survey Says… July 23rd, 2014 1 month, 1 week ago

Your skin tone/coloring: Fair-Light/Neutral
Your go-to lip color right now? Chanel Satisfaction
The blush you can’t stop wearing? Illamasqua Naked Rose
Eyeshadow palette you’ll never stop loving? Urban Decay Naked

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Mar commented on the post, OCC Technopagan Lip Tar (Metallic) Review, Photos, Swatches 1 month, 1 week ago

This is stunning! When you posted the promo images, I knew I would love this collection but damn. I’m wild about this! I worry about metallic finishes so I’m thrilled to see your review of it. I’m sold.

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Mar commented on the post, Do you have a go to lip color (or lip color combination)? 1 month, 1 week ago

Either Nars Terre de Feu or Chanel Satisfaction are the ones I’ll use most often.

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Mar commented on the post, What’s your current favorite fragrance? 1 month, 1 week ago

Chanel Chance Eau Fraiche is the one I seem to be reaching for most these days.

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Mar commented on the post, Hit List: Best Makeup Remover 1 month, 1 week ago

I use coconut oil most evenings. When I have stubborn eye makeup, I’ll use sweet almond oil.

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Mar commented on the post, Survey Says… July 16th, 2014 1 month, 2 weeks ago

Your skin tone/coloring: Fair-Light/Neutral
Favorite gold eyeshadow? Urban Decay Half Baked.
Favorite green eyeliner? Nars Barrow Street.
Favorite black mascara? Chanel Le Volume, though I enjoy trying new mascaras.

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Mar commented on the post, Survey Says… July 9th, 2014 1 month, 3 weeks ago

Your skin tone/coloring: Fair-Light/Neutral
Favorite cream blush formula? Josie Maran Coconut Cheek Gelee
Favorite cheek stain formula? Becca Beach Tint
Favorite powder blush formula? Illamasqua Powder Blush

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Mar commented on the post, Hit List: Best Cool-Toned Pink Blush 1 month, 3 weeks ago

Illamasqua Katie!

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Mar commented on the post, What do you look for in a new foundation? 2 months ago

I primarily use a light foundation. As my skin is dry, I look for something that can stand up to my heavier moisturizers and has a dewy finish to it. As I’m biracial, the hardest but most important part is finding […]

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