Tarte for True Blood Palette

$52.00 USD  Available from: Tarte Cosmetics the Tarte for True Blood Palette is a limited-edition eyeshadow palette that comes with 17 eyeshadows (at 0.07oz/2g each) and one each of Tarte’s: Lifted Eye Primer (0.08fl ox/2.6ml), Lights Camera Lashes Mascara (0.10fl oz/3ml) and EmphasEYES Aqua-Gel Eyeliner. Like all Tarte products that I’m aware of, these are all vegan-friendly, cruelty-free and formulated without(…)

Tarte for True Blood LipSurgence

$30.00 USD (1oz/28.4g) Available from: Tarte Cosmetics Tarte for True Blood LipSurgence Lip Tint is a bright, strawberry red lip tint. It applies with medium coverage though you can apply it lightly for a soft, hint of color. There’s some frost in the product but the finish has such a sheen to it that it’s hard to tell if(…)

Tarte for True Blood Cheek Stain

$30.00 USD (1oz/28.4g) Available from: Tarte Cosmetics Tarte for True Blood Natural Cheek Stain is a cherry red transparent gel-like cheek stain that’s loaded with gold glitter. Fans of glitter will absolutely love this product. To those who don’t: You have been warned! It actually reminds me of glitter Formica, the kind you’d find on a countertop in a 1950′s-era diner. The color(…)

Chanel Rose Tourbillon Joues Contraste Powder Blush

$43.00 USD (0.14oz/4g) Available from: Nordstrom Rose Tourbillon (67) is a beautifully bright, candy-coated pink blush available exclusively at Nordstrom for a limited time as part of their Anniversary Sale. It has a satin finish, infused with small flecks of pink glitter (think of Inglot’s Double Sparkle eyeshadows – though not as glittery). Rose Tourbillon is a very striking(…)

Sue Devitt Bermuda Triangle Lip, Cheek and Eye Primer

$22.00 USD (0.16oz/4.5g) Available from: Sue Devitt Beauty Sometimes a product comes along that’s so bad it makes me angry at the people who made it. “Sue Devitt thinks I’m stupid” is really all I WANT to say about their Bermuda Triangle Lip, Cheek and Eye Primer. I’ll try to elaborate. First let’s talk about this as a “primer.”(…)

Rouge Bunny Rouge Atlas Swallowtail Long-Lasting Cream Eyeshadow

$40.32 USD (0.135fl oz/4ml) Available from: Zuneta Atlas Swallowtail is described as a nude taupe with pewter reflections. It’s actually a good description. Imagine those words as a color, you’ll get something really close to how Atlas Swallowtail looks! Rouge Bunny Rouge’s “Silk Aether” Long-Lasting Cream Eyeshadows apply with a doe-foot applicator like a dream. They give just the right about of(…)

Lipstick Queen Black Tie Optional Lipstick

$18.00 USD Available from: Lipstick Queen Black Tie Optional is described as “sheer black underwear for your favorite lipstick.” It’s a very sheer, no-shine black that applies with a smooth texture and a matte finish. One of the things that makes this lipstick most interesting is that it’s sheer AND matte, something you don’t see everyday. While it(…)

Lipstick Queen Red Sinner Lipstick

$18.00 USD Available from: Lipstick Queen Red Sinner is a very bright, 1940′s ere, blue-based red lipstick in Lipstick Queen’s “Sinner” family (it has very little sheen and is incredibly opaque). While it’s not moisturizing at all, Red Sinner not as dry as most other matte lipsticks (you’ll still want to moisturize well with a good lip(…)

Coastal Scents Radiant Palette

$21.95 USD (0.48oz/15.6g) Available from: Coastal Scents The Radiant Palette by Coastal consists of 12 “Hot Pot” eyeshadows from Coastal Scents in one of their 12-pan palettes. You get almost an equal amount of cool and warm-toned shades in very bright, spring hues. This is a more pigmented and vibrant version of the Delightful Palette. Just in time(…)

Coastal Scents Delightful Palette

$21.95 USD (0.48oz/15.6g) Available from: Coastal Scents The Delightful Palette by Coastal consists of 12 “Hot Pot” eyeshadows from Coastal Scents in one of their 12-pan palettes. You get almost an equal amount of cool and warm-toned shades in very pastel and “Easter friendly” hues. This is a more subdued version of the Radiant Palette. Just in time(…)