Falling For… Rouge Bunny Rouge Olive Violetear Long-Lasting Eye Shadow

RBR Embrace of Cashmere, Abyssinian Catbird, Olive Violetear EOTD

Green is one of my favorite colors to wear on the eyes and nails. In the green family, nothing is more appropriate for the autumn mood than khaki and olive. With all the olives and khakis I own however, something was missing from my collection. Something matte or barely satin, something that will work well to give dimension and depth in my outer half/crease. Then Rouge Bunny Rouge Olive Violetear Long-Lasting Eye Shadow came into my life! [Read more...]

Am I Dreaming, Or Are MAC Lipglasses Less Sticky Nowadays? MAC Viva Glam 1 Lipglass

MAC Viva Glam 1 Lipglass FOTD

I am not much of a gloss girl, but I do have fond memories of the limited edition MAC Girl About Town Lipglass that came out about a year and a half ago. Man, that shade is all sorts of fun! I like it for the coverage and lasting power, but I can also see why not everybody is on board with the formula. Oh yes, MAC Lipglasses are known to be thick and sticky. I noticed something very different with the relatively new MAC Viva Glam 1 Lipglass: hey, am I dreaming, or is the formula much less sticky nowadays? [Read more...]

This Year’s Limited Edition Shea Butter Love from L’Occitane: Subtle Violet Hand Cream & Passionate Jasmine Lip Balm

L'Occitane  Subtle Violet Hand Cream, Passionate Jasmine Lip Balm

Every year at the end of the year, L’Occitane launches a trio of shea butter hand creams, lip balms, and body butters with limited edition scents. On the menu this year? Rose Tenderness, Subtle Violet, and Passionate Jasmine. I’ve been testing out the Subtle Violet Hand Cream and Passionate Jasmine Lip Balm for a while now, and I’d highly recommend both! [Read more...]

Pursuit of an “Autumn” Blush: Bobbi Brown Plum Blush

Bobbi Brown Plum (5) Blush FOTD

I have not learnt to truly appreciate blushes until very recently, which might explain why there isn’t much variety in my stash. In pursuit of something I didn’t already own and an “autumn” blush, I got Bobbi Brown Plum Blush. The verdict? I think I could use some more plummy pinks in my collection! [Read more...]

Quite Possibly My Perfect Nude: Dior Grège 1947 Rouge Dior

Dior Rouge Dior 999, Darling, Grege 1947, Trafalgar

Long-time readers might know that I am not very passionate about nudes. I have some that work, but I can’t say any of them makes me giddy: until I tried Dior Grège 1947 Rouge Dior! [Read more...]