Quick Reminder - Meow's Pleasures

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This is just a little reminder that Meow's Pleasures collections are retiring tonight. So if you're interested in them, you should pick them out now before they go away! My swatches are below: Guilty Pleasures Simple Pleasures

Hard Candy Moon Glow Luminizing Powder - A Review

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Until this year, I had never really been what I would consider a gold fan. I've recently come to love golds for nails, eye shadows and everything else. I had been waffling on purchasing the Hard Candy Moon Glow Luminizing Powder until I saw the gorgeous Grey review it. I had been questing for a pressed powder and failed with my first purchase, so because of [...]

5 Things

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1. Are you a Product Elitist? Maybe. I think that there are definitely superior and inferior products but that price doesn't necessarily determine if they will be good or bad. I definitely am hesitant to spend exorbitant amount of money on products. Having tried a $75 daytime moisturizer with SPF, I found it to be inferior to my favorite $16 daytime moistur[...]

Clarissa the Teenage Witch

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I used some eye shadows from Face Candy Couture and Glamour Doll Eyes for my fun look today. I did sort of egyptian influenced liner and I like the results. GDE's Tattooed is gorgeous, and Angel Wings made the perfect highlighter for FCC's Clarissa and Sabrina. The title is because I can't help but think of Clarissa Explains It All and Sabrina the Teenage Wi[...]

L’Oreal Studio Secrets Magic Perfecting Base - A Review

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Back towards the end of October, the lovely Grey of LeGothique listed L'Oreal Studio Secrets Magic Perfecting Base as a Pick of the week. I loved her review of it so much it made me want to go out and buy it, so I did. Grey later pointed out that she feels it is exactly like NARS Skin Smoothing Face Prep. So for about 1/3 the price of NARS you get a great pr[...]

Meow Cyber Monday & Other Cyber Monday Stuff

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This came into my inbox right before bed. Check out Meow here. You can get a Hostgator Cyber Monday code for Phyrra readers here. Jessica of Out in a Pout has a fantastic, comprehensive list of Cyber Monday deals here. Whimsy Beading has 25% off during the Thanksgiving Weekend/Cyber Monday (starting midnight on Thursday 11-25 and lasting through m[...]

Thanksgiving Looks & Friends

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I didn't bring a lot of makeup with me to Indiana. In fact, I tried to bring as little as possible. I made sure all of my makeup and my brushes could fit into my purse. Avon 24K Gold lipsticks in Golden Rose and 24K gold. Too Faced blushes in Lust to Love and Pink Provocateur. Too Faced Shadow Insurance. MAC Eye shadow in Vellum. Hard Candy eye sh[...]