On a Pink Kick with YSL Pink in Paris Rouge Volupté Shine & Dior Capri Diorblush Cheek Creme

Dior Diorblush Cheek Creme, YSL Rouge Volupté Shine packaging

Pink probably wouldn’t be the answer when people ask me what my favorite color is, but I have been spending quite some time with my recent duty-free haul, Dior Capri Diorblush Cheek Creme and YSL Pink in Paris Rouge Volupté Shine. Let’s just say I’ve been on a pink kick since I realized how many coral pieces I own (see my coral blush collection here, and lipstick collection here)! [Read more...]

Chanel Rose Moiré: Indécise & Énigmatique Rouge Allure

Chanel Indecise, Farouche, Enigmatique Rouge Allure

It seems to be a good season for lipsticks, and Chanel‘s Rose Moiré Collection is one of the many examples. Today we’re taking a closer look at Indécise and Énigmatique Rouge Allures! [Read more...]

Dior Darling Rouge Dior (and Why a Good Lipstick Makes the World a Better Place)

Dior Darling 775 Rouge Dior FOTD

Sometimes I have deep thoughts (when I’m not thinking about salted caramel ice cream or why is Tango obsessed with scotch tape, which takes up a lot of my time), like whether there is any kind of deeper meaning behind makeup. If you’re reading this you probably know what I mean: we spend all this time taking care of our skin and enhancing our features, but does this mean anything beyond what the eyes can see? [Read more...]

NEW from Dior: Dior Rouge Dior & Manicure Sneak Peek!

Dior Rouge Dior & Manicure review

Hey everyone! Do you know Dior is launching their new line of Rouge Dior and Dior Contour very soon (available on September 4th in Belgium, along with Mystic Metallics)? The new Rouge Dior collection also comes with four Dior Vernis so you can do the chic matchy-matchy thing with your lipsticks. On top of that, the oh-so-famous Crème Abricot will be joined by several new products to form Dior‘s Manicure line! I only got enough time to photograph these babies and played a little with some of them, but all in all, color me impressed! [Read more...]

Too Much of a Good Thing Is Still a Good Thing: Chanel Inspiration & Affinité Le Blush Crème de Chanel

Chanel (62) Presage, (64) Inspiration, (65) Affinite Le Blush Creme de Chanel

I have always been a bit skeptical about cool-toned blushes. While I wear certain cool-toned eyeshadows and lipsticks with ease, each time I swatch a blush that leans cool, some kind of alarm goes off in my head: “No way, this is going to clash and it’s going to clash bad.” Then Chanel Inspiration and Affinité Le Blush Crème de Chanel happened! [Read more...]