This week the Makeup Wars team is highlighting our favorite product that is updating our look for spring. I am a lover of colour and the return of spring always brings my love of colour into high gear. I'm always looking for wearable ways to incorporate more beautiful shades into my beauty routine. The MAKE UP FOR EVER Artist Palette Volume 3 - Florals ($52 CAD/$44 US) is the perfect palette to add some spring floral hues into your life. This palette includes nine 0.05 oz Artist Shadows. Eight eyeshadows and one glowing coral
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I absolutely love seeing how other people organize and store their makeup! This week for the Beauty Spotlight Team Beauty Organization feature we take a look at how Brooke from Blushing Noir stores all beauty products!
This week the Beauty Blogger Top Ten Tuesday team is sharing our Top 10 Spring 2016 Makeup picks. There have been so many fabulous new releases in the past couple months that it was hard to narrow down but I did my best. These are products that, even though a good portion of them I have had in my hands for quite some time, I still reach for time and time again and that have become favorites in my collection. Too Faced Chocolate Bon Bons Palette ($49 US) - This palette instantly became a go to palette for me. It really is a
Looking for some hydrating skincare products to transition into spring, then Lola's Secret Beauty Blog suggests taking a look at the Valentia True Glow Eye Cream & Ultra Plumping Hydrating Mask. They are affordable and a joy to use! 15 Minute Beauty shared what her go-to skin care products are for night time. That's a lot of treatment products! Do you see any of your favorites in her list? Urban Decay Summer 2016 is here! Phyrra shares it all with you! There's a new brand in town that Beauty Info Zone thinks you should be
Charge ahead into the next generation of hyper-luminous Mineralize products for eyes, lips and skin with the Future MAC Collection for Spring 2016. Explore a new horizon with Lipsticks and Mineralize Glass, create a silvery fusion with ice-lit blues and cosmic greens in serene eye shadow quads, or try a bit of blush, including new cyber-exclusive, Lured to Love. Reinvent the rules of highlighting with Eye Gloss or Lustre Drops, massaged onto face for a supreme glow. There are so many unique looking products being released with
The new MAC Versicolour Stain ($24 US/$28.50 CAD) is a fusion of a gloss and a stain. The all in one fluid formula melts onto lips for a full-on glassy shine that lasts and lasts and lasts. Infused with emollient oils , its creamy , lightweight texture stays bright , lustrous and comfortable without ever cracking or peeling. Like an energy shot for your lips, a range of resilient hues live long into the day (and night). Available shades are: Truly Everlasting - bright warm pink Always & Forever - pinky salmon Can’t
For spring MAC is introducing five new limited edition MAC Mineralize Skinfinish Palettes ($32 US/$37 CAD). Each palette has four complimentary shades in a single pan pinwheel design. You can apply each shade individually or swirl together for a healthy glow. These look so amazing! I love the idea of having four shades in one palette and the colours are beautiful.
The shades are:
Faintly Fabulous (light yellow shade / beige shade / coral/orange shade / rosy/pink shade) Sunny Side (coral shade / tan brown
The MAC In Extreme Dimension Mascara will soon be available in a new Waterproof version. The MAC In Extreme Dimension Waterproof Lash in Dimensional Black ($22 US/$27 CAD) gives you dense, daring and dramatic lashes with a new soft and lightweight waterproof formula that clumps. The design of the brush holds more mascara as rows of micro fibers weave in between lashes to separate, define and enhance on a dramatic lash-by-lash level. I haven't even tried the non-waterproof version of this but it sounds perfect so this is going to
This week's Makeup Wars feature is all about skincare and I thought what better time than now to update you on my progress and results with the SkinCeuticals Advanced Brightening System that I introduced you to here. I had intended to follow up after 30 days but it turns out it's actually been 2 months now! I have been so happy using this system that I wasn't in a rush to move on to the next thing to test. I will be continuing to use these products as I enjoying using them as part of my daily routine with whatever moisturizers and
Are you chronically disorganized? So is Lisa from Beauty Info Zone. Check out her two solutions for getting her vanity in order!
I just had to share this step-by-step how to from Madeline Poole, Sally Hansen Global Color Ambassador, on this beautiful swan nail look inspired by a pattern at the Stella McCartney Winter 2016 show. See the inspiration here: "There was a vintage upholstery feeling to a lot of the textures and materials. Of course this looks like a difficult nail to recreate but by spreading out the pattern over the fingers it’s more of an abstract brushy pattern." Madeline Poole, Sally Hansen Global Color Ambassador The four Sally Hansen
This week the Beauty Blogger Top Ten group is sharing our Top 10 Setting Products. I have dry skin so shine control isn't my primary concern when it comes to my choice of setting product. For me it is about simply setting my liquid foundation without ending up looking dry and dull. For this reason I enjoy powders that have subtle illuminating properties to bring a healthy glow to my complexion and I always follow with a setting spray to eliminate any powderyness. In no particular order: MAC Mineralize Skinfinish Natural -
Hi, friends! I’ve teamed up with a group of awesome bloggers to bring you a FABULOUS giveaway! This giveaway is INTERNATIONAL! It will have TWO winners, and the winner will get a $300 gift card to either Sephora or Target (Winner’s Choice). All you need to do is enter below for a chance to win! Good luck! This giveaway is open internationally to those 18+. Void where prohibited by law. Giveaway Ends 3/21 12:59 PM EST. Winner's Choice (2 Winners) $300 Sephora or Target Gift Card
Lost with how to highlight? Check out Phyrra's Pale Girl's Guide to Highlighting for tutorials on how to highlight your face! 15 Minute Beauty refuses to let winter be an excuse for sad looking toes! Here's her quick and easy pedicure routine. African Botanics Fleurs D’Afrique Intensive Recovery Oil, which officially launches on March 7, 2016, is a total game-changer for antioxidant-rich anti-aging beauty oils. Learn why this luxury face oil has set the bar so high that it will be a long time before anything even comes close to
Get ready for glam! This new collection is inspired by pin-ups, silver screen sirens and the bygone era of old Hollywood glamour, British luxury shoe and accessory brand Charlotte Olympia collaborates with MAC on an unapologetically nostalgic collection of retro-glam colour. Lipstick ($18 US/21.50 CAD) Leading Lady - red deep red (matte) Retro Rouge - deep brown-red (matte) Starlett Scarlet - true red (matte) Lip Mix ($16 US/$19.50 CAD) Red - primary red Crimson - dark blackened Pro Longwear Lip Pencil ($21
I am so excited about the news that Ruby Rose is the new face of Urban Decay. I can't think of a better partnership. Urban Decay is all about beauty with an edge™ and when I think of a person with true edge and beauty I think of Ruby Rose. I have been obsessed with her, as many have, since she appeared on Orange is the New Black. I can't wait to see how they incorporate Ruby in their campaigns, if they do. They say her job description as "Most Addictive New Vice" is to just to keep on rocking our world and spreading the gospel of