Unboxed – Birchbox May 2013

Sorry this took me so long to post. I actually got my BB over a week ago but have been so busy! Here are the contents of my May Birchbox *spoiler alert*. This month's them was Beauty Diaries!Cargo Lip Gloss in Sunset Blvd. (nice size and quality, but not quite the right color for me, … Continue reading Unboxed – Birchbox May 2013


MAC – RiRi Woo

MAC Cosmetics has teamed up with Rihanna to create a Rihanna loves MAC collection. The first item ( RiRi Woo lipstick) was released on Thursday May 2nd and sold out in a matter of hours. I was lucky enough to snag one before they sold out, see pics below! My thoughts: It is a really bright red, … Continue reading MAC – RiRi Woo


Wayne Goss is one of my FAVE makeup youtubers. Check out his video on the top 5 eye shadow mistakes!https://youtube.googleapis.com/v/nVNjmOslmkU&source=uds1. Blending! You need a separate blending brush. Its completely clean. This is one of the most important elements in clean beauty makeup.2. NOT KNOWING YOUR EYE SHAPE! Here is the link! 3. Extending your eyeshadow! Very … Continue reading THE TOP 5 EYESHADOW MISTAKES! AND HOW TO AVOID THEM!

Beauty Sales This Week

I haven't had the time to do a blog lately, so instead I wanted to notify you all of some beauty sales going this week!Drugstore.com is offering 30% off in their makeup department through 5/10Too Faced Cosmetics is offering a 20% discount for Mother's Day through 5/9Discount code: LOVEMOMStila Cosmetics is offering 15% off all … Continue reading Beauty Sales This Week

Sation Nail Polish

I finally remembered got the chance to try my full size Sation Nail Polish that I received in my April ipsy glam bag. The name of the color is "Of Corset I'll Call You". See pics below!My thoughts: It is a nice color but is a little too light for me; I prefer darker, hotter pinks. The … Continue reading Sation Nail Polish

MAC Lipstick – Rebel

My latest MAC lipstick purchase was the color Rebel and I was also convinced to purchase the MAC lip liner in Vino to accompany it. Two different MAC artists told me that the Vino liner was very complimentary to the Rebel lipstick (and let's face it, it doesn't take much to convince me to buy … Continue reading MAC Lipstick – Rebel

Rimmel Nail Polish – English Rose

I found this duo set at Walgreens (like I need more nail polish!). It was only $4.50 for the set, and I love Rimmel nail polish because the brush is really wide. Walgreens had the duos in other colors as well. Rimmel Lasting Finish Pro - English RoseI love the color! I have many different pink … Continue reading Rimmel Nail Polish – English Rose

Nars Blush – Taos

I have heard tons of good things about NARS blush. It is very pigmented and they have shades the flatter a variety of skin tones (which is very important to me!). Sooo, after some researching on what colors look best on women of color, I decided to go ahead and purchase their blush in Taos … Continue reading Nars Blush – Taos

What I bought this weekend…

I really did NOT plan on buying makeup this past weekend (I swear!), but I happened to be in Macy's near the MAC counter and decided to take a look around. I ended buying a lipstick and a blush (not too bad, right?). See swatches and pics below.I feel like all I ever do is … Continue reading What I bought this weekend…

Unbagged – ipsy April 2013

This month's theme was pretty in pink. Swatch of the Be a Bombshell Blush in Beach Please. It is very pigmented and shows up well on my skin tone.Swatch of MicaBeauty Mineral Eye Shadow in Earth (light shimmery pink). Doesn't photograph well on my skin tone, but looked okay in person.MicaBeauty Mineral Eye shadow in … Continue reading Unbagged – ipsy April 2013