NARS Blush in Goulue and Impassioned – Review and Swatches

NARS released a couple more blushes recently and where there’s a NARS blush, there’s me, trying to justify the purchase of another blush I don’t really need. Today, we have Impassioned and Goulue for your reading pleasure. Impassioned was released with the Vogue Nouvelle Spring 2016 Color Collection and Goulue was created as VIB […]

By |May 14th, 2016|2016, Blush, NARS, Powder Blush, Spring 2016|0 Comments

The Empties: December 2015 (Part 2)

I’m back with some more empties. And there are a lot of them so let’s just dive right in!

Philosophy Purity Gel Cleanser: This is the gel version of the famous Philosophy’s Purity cleanser. The original Purity cleanser makes me break out quite readily so I wasn’t particularly willing to use this on a regular […]

Nars Laced With Edge Collection Blush in Almeria – Review, Swatches & Comparison

How freakin’ pretty! Nars’s Holiday 2014 colour collection, Laced With Edge, is supposed to be “cutting-edge color [that’s] anything but straightlaced”. The promo materials and product packaging with straight edged shadows playing across images create a lace like pattern with the shadows that certainly feels like winter. The pattern somehow reminds me of a edgy, lacy snowflake […]

By |November 2nd, 2014|2014, Blush, Holiday 2014, NARS, Powder Blush|2 Comments

Too Faced Everything Nice Set – Review & Swatches

Much like last year’s holiday collection, Too Faced Holiday 2014 collection includes the Everything Nice Set, a large palette that comes with 20 eyeshadows, 2 blushes, a bronzer, a highlighter and 3 mini brushes.


The palette itself is made of thick cardboard that should hold up pretty well but doesn’t feel as as sturdy to me […]

Tarte Pin Up Girl Amazonian Clay 12-Hour Blush Palette (Holiday 2014) – Review, Swatches & Comparisons

As they did last year, Tarte has released another blush palette, the Pin Up Girl Amazonian Clay 12-Hour Blush Palette. And despite the fact that it’s getting a lot of love at the moment, my feelings regarding this palette are a little more complex.

The palette is comes in cream and gold textured packaging that emulates a […]

By |October 24th, 2014|2014, Blush, Holiday 2014, Powder Blush, Tarte|0 Comments