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”

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!)”

FOTD with Uroboros and It’s Only Forever (& day 10!)

I wanted to use a couple of my new Tick: Tock colors! Face:  Smashbox Photo Finish primer and Cargo oil free foundation in 20.  It’s described as a light sunny yellow.  Perfect for us hotties with very pale but yellow or golden toned skin.  Evil Shades matte powder.  MAC NC15 concealer with Smashbox Photo OpContinue reading “FOTD with Uroboros and It’s Only Forever (& day 10!)”

Meow Carnival FOTD (& day 12!)

Face:  MAC primer, concealer and foundation in NC15.   Brazen’s Fierce & Flawless as finishing powder. Cheeks:  Meow’s Frozen Grapefruit Lips:  Nude liner with Brazen’s Burlesque lip gloss. Eyes:  MAC Untitled with Tick: Tock Infinity base in Milky Way.  Meow’s Carni on lid and inner lower lid with Midnight Madness on outer V.   Brazen’s Immaculate onContinue reading “Meow Carnival FOTD (& day 12!)”

FOTD with Flaming Marshmallow and Heat Lightning (& day 18!)

A couple of weeks ago I entered an eye shadow naming contest with Meow Cosmetics.    The contest was to name a collection based on the joys of summer.    My entries were Kiddie Pool and Heat Lightning and Heat Lightning won!   The prize was a full sized shadow from the collection and I picked my colorContinue reading “FOTD with Flaming Marshmallow and Heat Lightning (& day 18!)”

FOTD with Prenatal Cigarettes and Still At The Nerd Table (& day 21!)

Today I wanted to play with some of the Darling Girl colors. Face:  Holika BB cream in Baby Bloom Cheeks: Dolly by Aromaleigh Lips:  Nude liner with Brazen’s Make Out over the top Eyes:  MAC Untitled under Evil Shades Spectrum Pot in pink.   Darling Girl Prenatal Cigarettes on lid and middle of lower lid andContinue reading “FOTD with Prenatal Cigarettes and Still At The Nerd Table (& day 21!)”

FOTD With Santa’s Mistress and Naughty List (& day 25!)

Yesterday I was thinking about all the holiday lights that I want to put up and it kind of inspired this FOTD.   I decided to use all colors from the Humbuggery collection from Evil Shades.  I really like how this came out and I’m particularly loving the lippie here….it’s just the texture and finish IContinue reading “FOTD With Santa’s Mistress and Naughty List (& day 25!)”

FOTD with Incantation & Girl On Fire(& day 26!)

Today I decided to play with some Evil Shades pigments.   Unlike I normally do, I’m going to start right off with a photo because it’s hilarious. Heh, little stinker was sneaky! Face: MAC concealer and foundie in NC15.  Evil Shades matte powder. Cheeks:  Dolly by Aromaleigh Lips:  Nude pencil with Brazen’s Lola gloss Eyes:  MACContinue reading “FOTD with Incantation & Girl On Fire(& day 26!)”

FOTD Pinch Me and Dance Dance (& day 29!)

Today I used a couple of the Virus Insanity colors.   These shadows wear really well and seem to wear for a long time.    I came home and touched them up and they looked good as new! Face:  MAC concealer and foundation in NC15.   Custom finishing powder. Cheeks:  Meow custom blush blend.  (basically I took aContinue reading “FOTD Pinch Me and Dance Dance (& day 29!)”

FOTD Sleek Palette and (& day 30!)

I bring to you the first FOTD using my sleek palette!    This time I went with a cool toned eye.  I found the shadows easy to work with and they well wore throughout the day. Face:  MAC concealer and foundation in NC15.  Evil Shades matte powder. Cheeks:  Physician’s Formula pH Matchmaker blush. Lips:  Nude pencilContinue reading “FOTD Sleek Palette and (& day 30!)”

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!)”

Evil Shades Swatches & FOTD (& post 34!)

I received my latest Evil Shades order and just couldn’t wait to swatch them.   I actually really enjoy doing swatches and photographing them but it’s always most enjoyable with quality pigments.    I appreciate a shadow that has great color pay off, a nice creamy finish and blends nicely. Face:  MAC foundation and concealer in NC15,Continue reading “Evil Shades Swatches & FOTD (& post 34!)”

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!)”

FOTD Emerald Pretty Palette (& day 36!)

Today I played with the Emerald Pretty palette from Tarina Tarantino.   The shadows apply really nicely and it’s a bit of a learning curve getting used to using a pressed shadow again.  It’s been a while since I’ve used one!  The lighting outside was kind of crappy so the pics are little washed out.  Sorry!Continue reading “FOTD Emerald Pretty Palette (& day 36!)”