The Limited Edition Urban Decay Vice 4 Palette

  When the Urban Decay Vice 3 palette came out last year, I really wanted to add it to my collection. Unfortunately, it was sold out by the time I decided to actually buy it. The minute I saw the new Urban Decay Vice 4, $60, I knew it had to go on my Hanukkah […]

Urban Decay Gwen Stefani Eyeshadow Palette: Review, Pics & Swatches

  When Urban Decay released the limited edition Urban Decay Gwen Stefani Eyeshadow Palette ($58) I didn’t pay a lot of attention because I was envisioning the old No Doubt 1980’s Gwen, not the chic, classy, sophisticated new Gwen. I admit I was never much of a Gwen Stefani fan until she joined the cast of […]

Happy Holidays from Prime Beauty!

Happy Holidays from all of us at Prime Beauty! We are grateful to each and every one of you for your readership, comments and general awesomeness! I am going to be taking a few days off to spend time with friends and family. I am looking forward to the new year as 2015 was not […]

L’Occitane Jasmin-Immortelle Neroli

  Tired of cinnamon and spice or wintergreen scents for holiday! Leave it to the folks at L’Occitane to collaborate with pastry chef Pierre Hermé to bring us a fresh and unexpected take on Christmas!  Known as “The Picasso of Pastry”,  he designed three limited collections for the holidays. Jasmin-Immortelle Neroli, which I have for you today,  […]

SinfulColors: Sparkle and Shine for the Holidays!

SinfulColors has two festive collections for the holiday season! Wrap Sheet features eight light and bold metallic shades for a chic holiday look. Glitz and Garlands offers eight colors in festive colors and glitters to add a little sparkle to your holidays! Today I have Purple Heart, Pine Away (New), Queen of Beauty, Velvet Ribbon (New), […]

Have a Very Buxom Holiday With This Giveaway!

Once again Buxom, bareMineral’s flirty counterpart sold exclusively at Sephora, has created must-have holiday sets. I look forward to them all year! Today I have two festive holiday sets with a retro vibe. The packaging reminds me of Throwback Thursday because it has a definite 80’s feel. Let’s start with Buxom Look All You Want […]

Kat Von D Monarch Eye and Lip Set Review!

I admit, sometimes the Kat Von D line is intimidating to me–lots of bright colors and dark, dark lips! For someone of a certain age, like moi it can be a little overwhelming navigating the line. When I saw this warm eyeshadow palette though, it called to me and I answered! I had a birthday recently and […]

Welcome to Winter with the Fortune Cookie Soap Box

           Welcome to my quarterly review of the Fortune Cookie Quarterly Soap Box Winter 2015. If you’ve read any of my previous reviews, then you know how much I look forward to receiving my FCS box each season, and discovering its new theme. Last winter, the Fortune Cookie Soap Box was based […]