My ears perk up when I hear “face oil.” If you throw some rose in there, I’d practically turn into a meerkat! I had high expectations for Sisley‘s new *Black Rose Precious Face Oil, and I have been enjoying every drop of it! [Read more...]
This is how things usually go gown for fair-medium girls when there are two shades in a BB cream line-up: the lighter shade is way too light, and the darker way too dark. I pretty much just summed up the story between me and Guerlain Lingerie de Peau BB Beauty Booster when it came out last year. The nice lady in the store pumped some out in 02 Medium (it has been re-numbered as BB4) for me to try, because Light (01. Re-numbered as BB2) was visibly too light. Too bad, because Meidum turned out to be unwearably dark. If you have a similar skin tone (say NC 25-30) and feel like Goldilocks with the first two bowls of porridge, this time the temperature is just right: Guerlain has just added *BB3 Natural to the line!
The color grey and I, we aren’t friends. I have found even blues that I can wear with relative ease, but grey remains a mystery to me. With my strong yellow/olive undertone, grey usually ends up making my complexion extremely ashy. When I first saw *Dior Bar 5 Couleurs, my heart sank a little. However, I ended up making it work (or so I’d like to believe)! Besides a review of the quint and *Dior Bar Dior Vernis today, I will be sharing some tips to help warm-toned girls pull grey off!
Hey, guess what? Chanel made a new gloss and it’s pretty great! Touted as “a gloss for women who like lipsticks (me, me!),” the new Chanel Rouge Allure Gloss and I have been getting along splendidly. Before I get the time to test everything out thoroughly and do face shots, let’s take a quick look at *Affriolant, *Suprême, and *Séduction!