Le Metier de Beaute’s Spring/Summer Brights!

Remember when I posted about my favorite bright pink lipsticks/glosses for spring and summer? I have another to add to the list–Le Metier de Beaute Mums The Word Lip Creme! I would go so far as to say this bright pink gloss is about as close to perfect as we’ll get beauties. Mums The Word […]

Estee Lauder Bronze Sands Pure Color 5 Color Gelee Powder Eye Shadow Palette

The  Estée Lauder Pure Color Five Color Gelée Powder EyeShadow Palette in Bronze Sands ($45) is a limited edition offering from  the Bronze Goddess Capri Collection for Summer 2012.  When it launched, I  felt that the palette was the same ‘ol summer palette we see every year from every brand–some bronze-ish shades along with the quintessential […]

Harvest The Fruit From The Lipstick Tree With Tarte’s Gifts From The Lipstick Tree Trio!

Pick the Fruit of the Lipstick Tree! Tarte has an amazing 3-piece limited edition summer collection called Gifts From The Lipstick Tree ($42). It features full sizes of 12-hour Amazonian Clay Blush, a LipSurgence Lip Luster and a Maracuja Lip Gloss all in the shade Achiote, a pinky bright-ish coral.  Seeds from the achiote have long been used by American Indians to make […]

Nars Summer 2012 Makeup Collection

The Summer 2012 campaign was designed and photographed by NARS Founder and Creative Director François Nars. Once again, the inimitable Ginta Lapina personifies the look. To begin, St. Moritz Pure Radiant Tinted Moisturizer SPF30/PA+++ was applied to the center of the face with the fingertips and blended outward, then set with Eden Loose Powder to […]