The Beauty Spotlight Team Round-Up for August 31st, 2014


This is Lilly the neighbor kitty grooming herself on our doorstep after I gave her a treat. She is a wonderful cross between a kitty and a monkey, and quite possibly my favorite neighbor ever!

It’s no secret that Helen from Lola’s Secret Beauty Blog has a penchant for luxury face oils, but TATCHA’S GOLD Camellia Beauty Oil takes luxury to a whole new level. You will see why it truly is the GOLD standard!

Christa at Perilously Pale reviews the new Lancôme Grandiôse Mascara. Finally a mascara that’s truly different… and amazing!

Carrie from eyeliner on a cat is head over heels in love with Sage Lifestyle’s gorgeous and eminently wearable perfume oil blends. Click through to find out why…

It’s a rare day when Jessika from polish insomniac feels like she can pull off red lips. Check out what products gave her glowing skin and even confidence them off!

The Painted Rogue knows what she likes, and what she likes is phenomenal sapphire blue eyeshadow treasure! In the case of the Sleek Arabian Nights Palette, that treasure comes with a host of other lovely colours to boot. Did she mention there’s sparkle? And a price that’s friendly on the gold purse? Come take a look!

Win It!!! Reverse signs of aging naturally with TruAge Skin AGE Therapy Gel! Enter to win on Pammy Blogs Beauty!

As with most things, makeup is only as good as the tools you use. Read Prime Beauty’s Top 10 Picks for Makeup Brushes!

15 Minute Beauty rounded up her Best MAC Cosmetics Products! Which products are your must haves? Did they make her list?

Beauty Info Zone has found blush nirvana at Makeup Geek. Check out the swatches and find total blush bliss!

Primed for Perfection: Dior Pore Minimizer & Glow Maximizer

Dior Pore Minimizer & Glow Maximizer review

Primers: some people are believers, others can’t be fussed. I don’t prime on a daily basis, but when I go all out with a “real” foundation (as opposed to a BB cream or powder foundation), I bust the primers out as well. Since I have combination skin, I’ve always used separate primers for my T-zone and cheeks. This makes me the prime candidate (see what I did there?) for testing out both *Dior Pore Minimizer and *Dior Glow Maximizer! [Read more...]

Two Time/Space-Saving Hair Saviors

Joico K-Pak Deep-Penetrating Reconstructor, Phyto Phytocurl review

I like to pretend I don’t use a lot of hair products, but like I said, it’s just pretending. I use a pre-shampoo treatment for my scalp, another pre-shampoo treatment for my hair, shampoo, pre-treatment treatment (I know it sounds ridiculous, but it really works), mask, leave-in conditioner, and a curl-enhancing product. When I’m running out of time, traveling, or feeling flat-out lazy, I need some shortcuts. Today you are meeting two of those shortcut products that save me both time and space, namely *Joico K-Pak Deep-Penetrating Reconstructor and Phyto Phytocurl[Read more...]

One of the Better Liquid Liners I Have Tried: Chanel Écriture de Chanel

Chanel Écriture de Chanel eyeliner

Liquid eyeliners and I aren’t usually friends. It just seems like there are a million ways for them to go wrong! It’s been quite a while since I found a liquid liner that works. *Chanel Écriture de Chanel is all around pretty decent! [Read more...]

New from Rouge Bunny Rouge: Chronos Raw Garden Eye Shadow Palette Sneak Peek!

Rouge Bunny Rouge Chronos eyeshadow palette

If you are a fan of Rouge Bunny Rouge/smokey eyes/excellent eyeshadows, stop whatever you are doing and read this post, because I have the new *Rouge Bunny Rouge Chronos Raw Garden Eye Shadow Palette to show you! This limited edition baby will become available on the Rouge Bunny Rouge website this Thursday (August 28th). Mark your calendar so that you won’t let it slip through your buttery eyeshadow-loving fingers! [Read more...]