We hope you'll consider supporting Temptalia by shopping through our links below. Thanks!
  • DermStoreUp to 20% off sitewide with code SUMMER, ends 5/28.
  • Macy'sUrban Decay Born to Run for $29 (regularly $49) here, ends 6/01.
  • Macy'sUp to 40% off MAC Goodbyes here (also available directly at MAC), ends 6/08.
  • NordstromHalf-yearly sale is here! Save up to 50% off sale items here, ends 6/02.
We hope you'll consider supporting Temptalia by shopping through our links below. Thanks!

How to Apply Nail Polish… the Temptalia Way

Beauty Tips

How to Apply Nail Polish… the Temptalia Way

How to Apply Nail Polish... the Temptalia Way

YES, yes! I finally filmed it!  I had several readers request a tutorial on how I paint my nails, and I've been promising to do one for awhile.  I've followed through, and now you can see the way I do it.  It's just one method of applying polish to...

Continue Reading

Beauty Tips: How to Clean Your Makeup Brushes

Tutorials

Beauty Tips: How to Clean Your Makeup Brushes

Once you've made the investment in brushes, take care of that investment by regularly washing and cleaning your brushes. Regular maintenance of your brushes will provide you with years of use, but it will also keep your makeup, brushes, and routine more sanitary. It is particularly important to...

Continue Reading

We hope you'll consider supporting Temptalia by shopping through our links below. Thanks!

Valentine’s Day – Pampered & Primped – What’s your ultimate primping routine?

Tutorials

Valentine’s Day – Pampered & Primped – What’s your ultimate primping routine?

There are few days out of the year where I really go all out to look my very best in every single way; this Valentine's Day was one of those such occasions. As the first Valentine's Day I get to actually spend with my boyfriend [in person], I wanted to pamper and primp myself to the nines. Even...

Continue Reading

Holiday 2007 Madness – Bourjois Holiday Gift Sets

Tutorials

Holiday 2007 Madness – Bourjois Holiday Gift Sets

French Art of Flirting | $36 ($49.50 value) This holiday season, let your eyes say it all. The French Art of Flirting has never been easier than with this set of three Regard Effet Metallis  Waterproof Eyeliners and the always essential Volume Glamour Ultra Black Mascara.

Regard Effet Metallis...

Continue Reading

La Prairie – Holiday 2007 – Switzerland Luxury Skincare

Tutorials

La Prairie – Holiday 2007 – Switzerland Luxury Skincare

La Prairie Skin Caviar Luxe Cream (Limited Edition): The most extravagant gift you can give your face.

La Prairie, a name synonymous with luxury, reinvents utter indulgence, bringing the ultimate in luxury to unprecedented heights with Skin Caviar Luxe Cream. When only the utmost in luxury will do,...

Continue Reading

Nails – MAC Cosmetics’ Antiquitease White and Gold Crackled Nails

Tutorials

Nails – MAC Cosmetics’ Antiquitease White and Gold Crackled Nails

I was jonesing to try out those interesting nails featured in the Antiquitease promotional photos: white base with gold overlay. Now, luckily I didn't have to really bother with experimentation and delving into my creative mind, because Carleen explained how to do it! I didn't quite follow it step...

Continue Reading