Beauty From The Earth (BFTE) Swatches

After I placed my first order, I almost immediately placed a second order.   Well, that order came today so I couldn’t wait to swatch them.  I purchased the COTW which is Secret Garden and for my three free samples I chose: Carrot Cake, Snake Oil and Misquoted.  I also ordered full sizes of Colorado’s FrontContinue reading “Beauty From The Earth (BFTE) Swatches”

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”

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.

Brazen Haul (& day 7)

I received my Brazen order finally!  I was hard to wait while the store was closed but oh so worth it!   I purchased more shadows, some blush and of course more glosses.  The Brazen glosses are probably my favorite gloss ever.  They seem to have a great color pay off and yet still moisturize yourContinue reading “Brazen Haul (& day 7)”

FOTD Shenanigans (& day 31!)

I played with the Virus Insanity shadows that I got, today I used my personal favorite, Shenanigans.  I got quite a few compliments on it. Face:  Holika Holika BB cream, Evil Shades matte powder Cheeks:  Meow Anana Lips:  Nude liner with Evil Shades Caged Gypsy Eyes:  MAC Untitled under Tick: Tock Infininy base in MilkyContinue reading “FOTD Shenanigans (& day 31!)”

FOTD With Mi Vida Loca Palette(& day 35!)

I played around with the Kat Von D palette and decided to use the pink and purple.  I found the colors easy to work with and while not neon by any means they are bright.  The surprise hit for me was actually the liner that came with it.  It’s bold and bright and applied easilyContinue reading “FOTD With Mi Vida Loca Palette(& day 35!)”

Tarina Tarantino Emerald Pretty Palette (& day 38!)

I hadn’t bought an eyeshadow palette in something like…..ten years?   I’ve had the hankering for one or two and decided to ask my trusty makeup group what I should order.  Phyrra suggested the Emerald Pretty palette by Tarina Tarantino.   I checked it out on Sephora and instantly wanted it.  It had nice, wearable colors, aContinue reading “Tarina Tarantino Emerald Pretty Palette (& day 38!)”

FOTD with Conjurer and Leopard Print Galaxy (& day 48)

Today I decided to play with some Fyrinnae colors that I haven’t touched in a while.    I’ve been into that brown/taupe/green smokey eye look so I continued with that for this FOTD. Face:  Defy Gravity primer with Meow’s Frisky Angora.   Brazen’s F&F powder. Cheeks:  Intrigued by Fyrinnae Lips:  Nude pencil with MAC Dazzleglass Eyes:  MACContinue reading “FOTD with Conjurer and Leopard Print Galaxy (& day 48)”

NTMS Orange Challenge Look (& day 54!)

The new challenge on NTMS was to use orange in any way that you wanted.   Orange?!?   Yes, please!    The FOTD with the Venemous colors was supposed to be my orange look but it looked way more yellow once I got it on so I decided to do it once more. Face:  MAC foundie and concealerContinue reading “NTMS Orange Challenge Look (& day 54!)”

Venomous Cosmetics Swatches (& day 55!)

I really enjoy all the bright, vibrant colors from Venomous Cosmetics so I decided to make one last order before they went on maternity hiatus.  Venomous is currently closed for maternity leave but you should check them out in a couple of months when they open back up.   The lip glosses are some of theContinue reading “Venomous Cosmetics Swatches (& day 55!)”

FOTD With Poison And Tree (& day 60!)

Today I chose colors by Chinovi Cosmetics.   I’ve been stepping outside of my comfort zone and using more greens and these green from Chinovi were a joy to work with.    Very pretty and nice blendability. Face:  Brazens Defy Gravity, Holika BB cream in Baby Bloom and Evil Shades powder. Cheeks:  Brazens Perfect 10. Lips:  BrazenContinue reading “FOTD With Poison And Tree (& day 60!)”

FOTD With The Naughty List and The Arena (& day 61!)

I wanted to play with some more of my Evil Shades colors the other day and decided to use a The Naughty List and The Arena.   I just love how easily these color blend….super creamy and nice to use! Face:  Defy Gravity under Holika BB cream in Baby Bloom.    Evil Shades finishing powder. Lips:  CagedContinue reading “FOTD With The Naughty List and The Arena (& day 61!)”

Brazen FOTD w/ Tease & Karma (& day 63!)

I did another Brazen FOTD and was so happy with the results! Face:  BB cream and Good Bye To You over Defy Gravity.   F&F finishing powder. Cheeks:  Perfect 10 Lips:  Burlesque Eyes:  MAC Untitled under Tick: Tock infinity in Milky Way.    Immaculate applied to entire lid, with Tease applied to outer corner and under eyeContinue reading “Brazen FOTD w/ Tease & Karma (& day 63!)”

Brazen FOTD (& day 64!)

Today I used all Brazen colors.   I’m super into the bronze/orange/gold pigments right now so I did a bright gold eye today.  As always, if you are interested in any of hte Brazen products, simple click the banner in my side bar to go check out the goodies! Face:  Defy Gravity primer with Holika BabyContinue reading “Brazen FOTD (& day 64!)”

FOTD with Kettle and Punkins (& day 65!)

I played around with my Chinovi pigments today and boy was I happy with the result!   I wanted to play with the warm colors so I chose a couple of orange colors and went to work. Face:  Holika BB cream in Baby Bloom.   Brazen F&F finishing powder. Cheeks:   Brazen’s Perfect 10 blush Lips:  Brazen’s lipContinue reading “FOTD with Kettle and Punkins (& day 65!)”