Meow Swatches

All swatches done over Detrivore primer and photographed under a bright light with no flash.   First up we’ve got Bahia Solano, Bora Bora, Hanalei Bay, End Game and Hysteria.  My favorite is Hysteria. Then we’ve got Pina Colada, Mimosa, Jungle Juice, Lazy Days and Chaos.  I’m loving Pina Colada and Jungle Juice.  Pina Colada isContinue reading “Meow Swatches”

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”

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 Half Past Crazy and Atomic Clock (& day 76)

Lat night Chris and I went out to dinner at La Condesa and it was amazing!  We had the best gourmet tacos and fresh salsa you could imagine! Face: BB cream and Face Time finishing powder. Cheeks:  Ginger Torch by Meow Lips: Nude liner with MAC Dazzleglass over the top. Eyes:  MAC paint in untitledContinue reading “FOTD with Half Past Crazy and Atomic Clock (& day 76)”

FOTD with Brazen Tree Hugger and Vague (& Day 87!)

I’m still trying out my Brazen pigments and today I used two new ones.  I have pretty much only tried  the neutrals from Brazen but I’m really digging them right now.  I have some brighter colors on order but for now I’m enjoying a super neutral smokey eye type look. I’m pretty happy with howContinue reading “FOTD with Brazen Tree Hugger and Vague (& Day 87!)”

FOTD

I wanted to match my Captain shirt today so I chose some cool toned eye shadows.   I picked some of my new Tick: Tock pigments to play with and am pretty happy with the results. Face:  Holika Holika Baby Bloom BB cream, MAC concealer in NC15, custom finishing powder. Cheeks: Meow blush in Forest Flame.Continue reading “FOTD”

Disney Challenge for NTMS

My favorite makeup group had a new challenge this week…..Disney inspiration!   My two favorite colors are pink and orange so I chose as my inspiration the Cheshire Cat.    He’s cheerfully unhelpful and I just love him.  Now I know that traditionally the Cheshire Cat is purple and pink but I really like the purplish pinkContinue reading “Disney Challenge for NTMS”

Quick Face Of The Day-Brown

Had the opportunity to go out to dinner with friends last night and had a couple of requests for a FOTD post so here goes! Face:  MAC Pro Longwear in NC15, with matching concealer and pressed powder.  I also use a a custom blend glow powder as well. Cheeks:   Aromaleigh Gothic Lolita blush in Corset.Continue reading “Quick Face Of The Day-Brown”

DIY Lip Gloss (sort of!)

We all know I have a weakness for ‘lip shit’ as my husband calls it. I’ve got lip glosses and balms everywhere: the car, my bedside table (honestly, I think there or two or three there!), several in my purse, two in my desk at work and I’ve been known to find old and petrifiedContinue reading “DIY Lip Gloss (sort of!)”

Illegal In 50 States & Soft Porn FOTD

Face: Meow primer and finisher as well as under eye concealer. Silk Naturals foundation, set with Molecular Mist. Cheeks: Hottie blush by Stardust Lips: Symphony by Silk Naturals Eyes: Pixie Epoxy over Detrivore primer. Meow’s Soft Porn over outer 2/3 of lid, Meow’s Bubble Bath on inner lid and Meow’s Illegal In 50 States onContinue reading “Illegal In 50 States & Soft Porn FOTD”

Comfort Food & Retail Therapy FOTD

I had a chance to play around with a couple of the new Meow colors. Normally I don’t like blue eye shadow on me (unless it’s for a costume look) but I really like Retail Therapy! It’s a beautiful teal color. Face: Meow primer, Meow under eye concealer, Silk Naturals foundation with Meow finishing powderContinue reading “Comfort Food & Retail Therapy FOTD”

Meow Simple & Guilty Pleasures Swatches

I was super happy to find my Meow order waiting for me in the mailbox!   Yay!  I ordered a bunch of samples of the new collection(s), Simple Pleasures and Guilty Pleasures.  These are all swatched over Detrivore Primer.  I won a contest for naming one of the colors in the collection, Reality TV.  As IContinue reading “Meow Simple & Guilty Pleasures Swatches”

My Stardust Cosmetics Drag Face

I had a show last night so I slapped on some drag.  I decided to work exclusively with my new Stardust Cosmetics products to see how it would work for stage.  I loved it and everything looked good all the way through to the end of the night.  I have another order on the wayContinue reading “My Stardust Cosmetics Drag Face”