In December I went to a NARS Holiday event at their Melrose boutique here in LA, and I learned a ton of amazing tricks and found some new products I love. My new favorite NARS thing that I left with that day is now my go-to shadow for an everyday look... I am OBSESSED. I haven't been able to … Continue reading My Fave New Eye Shadow You Need to Know About
Fashion. Photography. Power. Play. Iconic visionaries Francois Nars and Steven Klein have joined to create an exquisite color collection and stunning 10-piece holiday gifting collection. "Francois and Steven wanted a balance of bold colors with more wearable shades." The packaging of the gifting sets showcases Steven Klein's provocative fashion photography and embodies the true spirit … Continue reading Meet the NARS Steven Klein Holiday Collection.
Inspired by the nature of neon and the nude shades that compliment them, Neoneutral is a limited edition collection of unexpected shades and formulas for Summer 2015. Showcasing Christopher Kane’s unexpected and edgy design aesthetic with NARS’ iconic and bold beauty philosophy, it's the first fashion collaboration to feature a full line of eye shadows, blushes, illuminating … Continue reading Christopher Kane for NARS: The Neoneutral Collection.
Yesterday I planned to film for my Youtube channel (subscribe!) and figured I might as well practice the whole "get ready with me/tutorial" thing and just film while getting ready, too. What you'll see in video below is my version of a brow demo, my daily light eye and mascara routine and my 1-2 layer lipstick philosophy... plus … Continue reading VIDEO POST: Get Ready With Me!
Hello from my happy place, the wonderful world of NARS Cosmetics. As requested: I'm reviewing the Virtual Domination Cheek Palette... but first, a peek into their spring palettes and all the beautiful details. If you haven't tried one yet or are in the market for a new shadow set - definitely look into the Dual Intensity … Continue reading NARS News & Virtual Domination Palette Review.
Primers and mattifiers help set a solid base for your face to look good all day and through the night, no matter what. Below are a few of my tried and true favorites! EDIT: Updating this to share another lip primer I've picked up and think is better than the MAC primer I listed below … Continue reading pro tip: prime and mattify.
I went to the Apple store today because my iPad wasn't loading iOS 8 and they confirmed my fear and said it was dead, basically. I don't even know. A dark cloud of technology angst settled over University Village. I told them to just recycle it and immediately walked my sad little girl self straight into Sephora for … Continue reading today @ sephora: confessions of my shopping spree.
If you aren't a Beauty Insider at Sephora yet... Sign up here and then return. Naturally I'm a VIB Rouge - and proud, I feel like it's the stamp of a true beauty addict - just me? Through the 10th there's an "exclusive holiday shopping event" with 20% savings "just for VIB Rouge and VIB" aka be sure … Continue reading SHOP: My Sephora Faves for the Weekend Sale.
So I had another online shopping blackout episode... it's fine. Instagram is like, my confessional. It's where all of my guilt goes to die/be justified with pictures of all the shit I buy. Speaking of: kinda disappointed with Benefit's new liner. And I tried to like it! Really I did. I used to wear BADgal mascara daily... … Continue reading REVIEWS: Benefit They’re Real! Push-Up Eye Liner & NARS Oil-Free Eye Makeup Remover.
Over the weekend I had a maj epiphany and decided to deem this typically dreadful day "Queen Me Monday" so I don't hate the fact it's Monday as much. You know? To celebrate the start of a beautiful new week, let's talk about this sexy new lipstick I'm a big fan of... presenting the Audacious … Continue reading BEAUTY REVIEWS: All My New New from NARS.