BFTE Swatches & FOTD with Isis, Addicted and Tangerine

Aren’t those colors beautiful?  I finally caved and placed an order from BFTE (Beauty From The Earth).  I’m not  surewhy I hadn’t purchased from them before.  I ordered the Rainbow Collection, Mix & Fix, two sets of lashes (one set that I didn’t mean to order!) and the Color Of The Week which was Splash. Continue reading “BFTE Swatches & FOTD with Isis, Addicted and Tangerine”

FOTD With Sleek Ultra Mattes IV Palette

I’m so sorry I’ve been absent from my blog.   We’re currently remodeling (replacing all the floors, the fireplace and painting) and I’ve been focusing on that.  Well, I plan to make it up to you!   I’m bringing you a FOTD today, with swatches and reviews from Beauty From The Earth as well as OCC LipContinue reading “FOTD With Sleek Ultra Mattes IV Palette”

How Do I Choose An Indie Company?

I’ve had a couple of people ask me how I choose between all the indie companies out there.   I certainly don’t have a set ‘formula’ per se but I have some criteria that I generally follow.   I’ve jotted down some thoughts for you guys but please remember that something that does or doesn’t work forContinue reading “How Do I Choose An Indie Company?”

MOI Minerals Swatches

I’ve now received my second order from MOI Minerals and realized I forgot to swatch the first batch!   This time I ordered more shadows and then more lippies.   I received samples of Outer Space, Lusty, Jelly 444 (Lovesick on the site), GRV #1, GRV #3, Pink Stiletto and Spawn as freebies, the rest I purchased. Continue reading “MOI Minerals Swatches”

ZOMG Smells Reviews

I hadn’t tried ZOMG yet so I decided to try their sample pack and the shipping was exceedingly fast.  Everything was well packed with no leaks. Ice Cream Soda Root Beet Float:  From childhood love to fully-grown treat: root beer floats are classic and tasty! We have hand-blended our Root Beer Ice Cream Soda fragranceContinue reading “ZOMG Smells Reviews”

Brazen Brow Powder Swatches and Looks

Are you guys ready for the gigantic Brazen brow powder post of doom?  Well, here it is!  I’ve swatched them all and I’m so sorry, but the swatches ended up looking a bit like little sperms.  😀   I also used each color on my actual brows so you can see what they look like inContinue reading “Brazen Brow Powder Swatches and Looks”

NA New Bastet’s Garden Reviews

I had a chance to review the Bastet’s Garden scents…..Rose Sapphire was the surprise hit for me! Rose Sapphire-Precious Resin of Black and Blood Rose Essential Oil, Nokturne: Sapphire (Amber Musk); an evening perfume blend for an evening out, for another, in gratitude of something we have achieved or simply sharing with yourself and aContinue reading “NA New Bastet’s Garden Reviews”

Nocturne Alchemy Reviews Part 1 (& day 1!)

I ordered an embarrassingly large amount of perfume with this last update as they all sounded so good!   There were some that I just knew I would regret if I passed on them.    I figured I would break the review posts up three to four reviews per post.  Hope this works for you guys.  IContinue reading “Nocturne Alchemy Reviews Part 1 (& day 1!)”

Moving An 85 Gallon Fish Tank

We are remodeling the living room which included floor to ceiling bookshelves and a new tile floor.  This also means that we got to move an 85b gallon fish tank.   It’s a lot of work but not necessarily *hard* work so I thought I’d share it in a picture story.  Enojy!  (oh and all theContinue reading “Moving An 85 Gallon Fish Tank”

Conjure Oils Mlle. Victoria’s Lupertine Burlesque Cabaret Reviews (& day 2!)

Today I received my Conjure Oils order!    Of the bottles that I got De Faya and Eva Martin were new to me so I thought I’d review those for you. De Faya:  De Faya’s gutsy glamour comes from her ability to proudly display the military look! Strong and tall, she marches this sexy look decadesContinue reading “Conjure Oils Mlle. Victoria’s Lupertine Burlesque Cabaret Reviews (& day 2!)”

Happy 4th Of July! (& day 3!)

Happy Independence day everyone!  I decided to do some 4th of July inspired makeup and nails.   Everyone stay safe and don’t blow any body parts off! Face:  Holika Holika Peach Girl BB cream. Cheeks:  Brazen’s Heartbreaker Lips:  MOI Minerals Love Song Eyes:  MAC Untitled under Tick: Tock taupe Infinity base.  Femme Fatals’s Star Rube usedContinue reading “Happy 4th Of July! (& day 3!)”

Femme Fatale Swatches (& day #4!)

I was lucky enough to receive my order from Femme Fatale yesterday.  Yay!   I got right down to business and swatched them up for you!   All swatches are done over Detrivore primer and photographed under a bright light with no flash.

Response From Owner Of Spa In The City (& day 5!)

This is a follow up to my previous post, When Good Brows Go Bad.  I received a response from Tennille at Spa In The City today.   I don’t think I’ve experienced customer service this poor in a long time.  It’s no wonder that salon is run like a hot mess if she refuses to takeContinue reading “Response From Owner Of Spa In The City (& day 5!)”