Laura Mercier Spring Renaissance 2014 Collection: Review, Pictures and Swatches

Laura Mercier’s new, limited edition 2014 Spring Renaissance Collection has arrived at counters and provides all of the essentials for a flawless, youthful appearance. I’m loving every piece in the collection; the look is soft, natural, polished and totally age appropriate. Laura Mercier really knows how to enhance your natural beauty and is one of the few brands that […]

Laura Mercier Holiday Makeup Collection 2013: Review, Pics, Swatches

The Laura Mercier Holiday Collection for 2013 is one the best ever! This year’s Holiday Colour and Holiday Bath & Body Collections are available in Laura’s signature shades and scents. The beautifully chic packaging ( hello leopard!) make what’s inside even more special AND the perfect gift for your mom, your friend, your sister – or even yourself! I wait every […]

Makeup Wars Brand Wars – Laura Mercier

This week our Makeup Wars bloggers are showcasing one of their favorite brands. I chose Laura Mercier. Whether you are 16 or 60, Laura helps women enhance their features and look beautiful everyday. Laura isn’t into trends so the line is perfect for over 40 trying to look their best. In 1996, Laura developed Laura […]

Laura Mercier Dark Spell Collection Fall 2013

  Laura Mercier’s Dark Spell Collection for fall 2013 is all about “enchanting, mystical dark colours inspired by the magical ways of women.”  That description reminds me of Stevie Nicks and Fleetwood Mac in the 70’s with her supernatural song and her witchy persona Rhiannon. The Look: Makeup is all about the eyes – smoldering […]

Pics of Nordstrom Anniversary Beauty Exclusives!

Breaking News beauties! I told you about the Nordstrom Anniversary sale last week but I finally have pics of some of the Beauty Exclusives! Nordstrom card holders get early access today, so go to to view all the fabulous beauty exclusives–there are waaaay too many to list. No worries if you don’t have a […]

Laura Mercier Summer 2013 Nudes Collection

Laura Mercier introduces another Summer 2013 Collection with the Summer Nudes Collection. Summer Nudes is a selection of limited edition Nail Lacquers and Lip Glace in a range of nude, natural shades to compliment glowing skin. A refreshing change from brights and ideal for casual summer days! Lip Glace – $24.00 A high-shine, perfectly pigmented lip gloss […]

Laura Mercier Folklore Collection: Review, Pics and Swatches

      Introducing the Folklore Collection by Laura Mercier. Rich, earthy and tribal colours inspired by cultures of South and Central America make up the Summer 2013 Collection. I’m reading a book on Native Americans in the 1890’s and these colors remind me so much of the landscape in the west at that time. The red […]

Makeup Wars Challenge: Favorite Cream or Pencil Eye Shadow

2013 is quickly becoming the year of the “cosmetics crayon.” Nearly ever brand has an eye shadow or lip crayon or pencil. From pricey high-end lines to drugstore brands, crayons and pencils abound. The awesome bloggers are always on trend, so this weeks challenge focuses on the best cream or eye shadow pencil and I’m […]