The Hunger Games: Catching Fire – Katniss Victory Ball Tutorial

Until last weekend, I was never interested in watching The Hunger Games. I didn't read the books, and even the movie trailers didn't pull me in. But when I went to watch The Hunger Games: Catching Fire at my MIL's request, I fell in love with the movie! I was quick to catch up to the story, and … [Read more...]

3 Sets from Sephora I Want to Buy Now!

Sometimes I need to stay away from Sephora.com. I get sucked into all the amazing products, and I end up wanting them all! You know what I mean. =) These 3 sets are currently at the top of my list. What's at the top of your list? Obsessive Compulsive Cosmetics Lip Tar All-Star Mini x 12 … [Read more...]

Urban Decay Vintage 24/7 Glide-On Eye Pencils Shopping Spree!

After finding out that Urban Decay Vintage Eye Pencils were $6 each, I bought 7 of them at Sephora! Although their new formula is absolutely amazing, their old is still great. I couldn't resist buying a fun variety of colors. I also made sure to get my ebates rebate for shopping at Sephora, plus … [Read more...]

Deal Alert! $6 Urban Decay Vintage 24/7 Glide-On Eye Pencils

Several vintage Urban Decay 24/7 Glide-On Eye Pencils are on sale now for only $6 each at urbandecay.com and sephora.com.  These are the old formulas, but they are fantastic eye liners and I use them down to the nub. I picked up 6 for myself and 2 for my sister, including 1999 - a color I've been … [Read more...]

Evening Bright Pink EOTD

Just another day of playing around with colors. This time I decided to pull out my one and only Napoleon Perdis Color Disc because I love how bright it is. I've only used this a handful of times, but it's very pigmented and fun to play with. I used the dark gray from my Visee Blackish Forming … [Read more...]

I’m Obsessed with Urban Decay’s Glide-On Shadow Pencils

Literally - Obsessed. UD's Glide-On Shadow Pencils are amazing. They're great to use alone as eyeshadow, as a base under your eyeshadow to really make the colors pop or as eyeliner. They blend well, are waterproof and don't budge, and I've tested them over and over. They're shimmering sticks of … [Read more...]

Stop Your Eyeliner from Smearing

I live in the beautiful 115 degree scalding heat of Palm Springs, SoCal. Makeup is used to running here, and if I don't follow my steps below, my eyeliner doesn't last to noon! 1. Prep work is important! Prime your lids with a good eye primer, like Urban Decay Primer Potion or Smashbox Photo … [Read more...]

Date Night EOTD

This is my latest date night eye look - and my husband really loved it! I used my Visee Blackish Forming Eyes Palette and Urban Decay's Woodstock from my Fun Palette. I should have used falsies, but went with my own lashes and 2 coats of mascara. This was my first time using my Visee palette, … [Read more...]