Hit or Miss Monday: NYX Brow Products

NYX Micro Brow Pencil in Brunette, NYX Tame & Frame in Brunette

NYX Micro Brow Pencil in Brunette, NYX Tame & Frame in Brunette

So far 2015 has been the year of the brow and the year of the liquid lipstick. It seems that every makeup brand has been coming out or improving upon these products in their line. NYX is no exception, they recently released quite a few brow products. I was interested in trying their brow pencil and brow pomade. Keep reading to find out if these products were a hit or miss!

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Hit or Miss Monday: Covergirl The Super Sizer Mascara

Remember my “Weekly Hit or Miss” posts? It was one of my favorite types of posts so I’m disappointed that I didn’t keep up with it. Now, I will try to do them on Mondays because that seems to be a better time for me to make sure I get it done. It’s not that I’m not trying products, but I just never seem to get pictures and posts done by Friday. Hopefully I can better keep up with it this time! 

Image from Covergirl.com

Image from Covergirl.com

This past week I have been trying out a new mascara that Covergirl sent to me to try (see full disclosure HERE), the Super Sizer Mascara. I’m not usually a fan of Covergirl mascaras, not because they are bad, I just am never attracted to them. Keep reading to find out if the Super Sizer Mascara was a hit or miss for me!

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Review: Foreo Luna Mini

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Foreo Luna Mini in Purple

On the quest for perfect skin, a beauty addict is bound to try all sorts of creams, potions and other gadgets. The latest beauty gadget I’ve tried is the Foreo Luna Mini. This cute little tool is meant to help more thoroughly clean the skin to produce clearer and brighter skin. Not to mention, it comes in 5 happy colors. I’ve been using this for over 2 months so I think I’ve used it enough to give a fair review. For my thoughts, keep reading! Continue reading

Battle of the Brands: Too Faced Melted Liquified Lipsticks vs. L.A. Girl Glazed Lip Paint

DSC02039-impThe Too Faced Melted Liquified Long Wear Lipsticks are starting to pop up everywhere now! With super cute packaging and bright bold colors, its no surprise that they took off. Recently L.A. Girl Released Glazed Lip Paints that look very similar in packaging and color selection to Too Faced. In fact, both ranges contain 6 shades that look very similar at first glance. So which one should you spend your money on? Keep reading to find out!

*Scroll all the way to the bottom of the page if you’re just interested in seeing lip swatches!

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Loreal LaLaque & LeMatte Lip Color

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Loreal recently released 2 new types of lipstick, the LaLaque and the LeMatte. These new lip products are thinner than the average jumbo lip pencil and are pretty much the size of a crayon. The LaLaque range is a shiny, pigmented lip color. While the LeMatte range is a matte version. They released a total of 8 shades (4 of each), and I purchased 6 of them. Keep reading for my thoughts and lip swatches!

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My Most Used Highlighters, An Overview & Comparison

Can I just start this post by saying, I have waaaay too many highlighters! I knew I had a good amount because I’m obsessed with them, but I never knew just how many until I pulled them out for this post. Originally when I thought about doing this post, I was going to provide swatches for every highlighter in my collection, but after seeing how many I have, that’s not happening. Instead, I picked out the best 1-2 products from different color categories. I hope you enjoy!

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Illamasqua Blushes in Excite & Tweak

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During the Chic Week sale at Sephora  a few weeks ago, I picked up two blushes from Illamasqua. (Click HERE to see the other items I purchased). I have always heard good things about Illamasqua, but had never given them a chance. Blushes and lipsticks are my favorite makeup items to buy, so while I had the 15% off coupon, I decided to buy Excite and Tweak blushes. Keep reading for swatches and comparisons.

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