Monthly Archives: February 2012

Reader Request: China Glaze Evening Seduction & OPI Black Cherry Chutney

Today’s RR gives us a look at two vampy permanent shades from OPI and China Glaze: Evening Seduction is an almost-black creme, while Black Cherry Chutney is a shimmery, blackish deep cherry color. So, what else do you guys want to … Continue reading

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Review: Altered Ego 8 O’Clock Special Collection

My friend Vijaya first let me in on this independent, Etsy based company. I’m so happy she did. I love discovering new, lesser known makeup brands. I ordered the 8 o’clock collection, which contained 5 eyeshadows. Lord Gold I got for free because I … Continue reading

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Announcing the Winner of the MAC Vintage Grape Giveaway…

It looks like you guys have some great (or at least life challenging) plans for 2012! I hope this year goes well for all of you. Unfortunately, my year got off to a bad start (you read about my sick … Continue reading

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Sleek Palettes Haul!

Ohhhhh yeah! I finally got my hands on some Sleek palettes. An Ebay seller was offering a deal which included three popular palettes: Oh So Special, Storm & Au Naturel. The beautiful colors: And guess who couldn’t stay away from the … Continue reading

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Tuesday Talk: Vol. 4

Apologies for the absence of moi: stupid Internet didn’t work for two days, and even though we have access, there are still problems. Which means that your beloved blogger might have trouble posting later this week. Oh technology. Why do … Continue reading

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Review: Chagrin Valley Bananas and Cream Complexion Soap

When I was a kid, I didn’t like bananas. Didn’t like the fruit, the cookies, anything flavored with banana. My mom nearly went….bananas (laughter ensues) trying to get me to eat them. Now, as an adult, I eat bananas. They’re … Continue reading

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Makeup Breakdown: Maiza Ornelaz

Maiza is a very talented dancer working right here in NYC. She stopped by one day for a photo shoot with Paul Newland of Solvara Photography. Face: Smashbox Photo Finish primer, Nix’ie Cream Foundations in Beige 3 and Neutral 2 (mixed), Ben Nye Neutral … Continue reading

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