Makeup Tips & Techniques Category

Indulgent Dior Favorites

Dior makes some of my favorite beauty products!  They are high quality products with a high price tag to match… which is why the Sephora VIB sale is a great time to stock up on them.  The sale starts on April 20th and offers 10% off to VIB members and 15% for Rouge members.  Links […]

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Complete Your Costume With Color Contacts

Want to take your Halloween costume to the next level?  One super fun way to completely transform your look is to change your eye color.  You will be amazed by the difference it makes!  A few years ago, I wanted to to change my dark eyes to light blue when I dressed up like Cinderella. […]

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Favorite Foundations

To me, foundation is one of the most important aspects of my makeup.  I love a flawless skin look…but my skin is nowhere near flawless so I am in constant pursuit of a product that can improve the appearance of my skin without looking too heavy.  Finding the right color and formula for your skin […]

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Top 5 Under $5

It’s incredibly easy to find great cosmetics if you’re willing to spend a lot of money but it’s so much more fun when you can find something fabulous for five bucks!  Sometimes I really do believe you get what you pay for and it’s worth it to save and splurge.  Other times, you can find […]

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Get Glowing!

Spring is in the air so it’s the perfect time to get started on a healthy glow!  I am pretty much an official tanorexic so that’s probably why the number one most frequently asked beauty question I get is what self tanner do I use and how do I apply it.  I have tried so […]

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Glittery Gold Eyeshadow Tutorial

I’m so excited for Sunday!  I’m throwing an Academy Awards Viewing Party for my girlfriends.  We are going to get glammed out and snap pics on a red carpet of our own (in my basement Ha!).  In the spirit of good old Oscar himself, I am going with a glittery gold eyeshadow look, complete with […]

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How To Make Your Lips Look Larger

It’s almost Valentine’s Day so it’s a good time to get those lips looking luscious!  In my previous post, I gave tips for how to care for your lips and keep them looking youthful.  Now let’s talk about how to make your lips look larger and more plump! Begin by caring for your lips in […]

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Tips For Lips

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner so let’s get those lips looking super smoochable in time for Cupid’s big day! Luscious, full lips are a prominent indicator of attractiveness.  A plump pout is seen as a sign of youthfulness and fertility (aka sex appeal).  One look at Scarlet Johansson and you will know exactly […]

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Getting Ready With Girlfriends

Throwback Thursday to last summer…this is my best friend and I in a cab on our way to the Beyoncé concert.  My sweet hubby gave us tickets and a hotel room for our birthdays.  We decided to go to the hotel early and get ready together in our room.  Today when I came across this […]

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Don’t Be So Nose-y!

I don’t mean that in a “mind your own business” kind of way.  I’m talking about how to make your nose look, well, not so “nose-y”!  It seems that most people would like their nose to appear smaller and/or straighter.  It’s probably fine and I doubt most people notice the flaws that you see in […]

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