Tag Archives: neutral

Too Faced Natural Eye Neutral Eyeshadow Collection Swatches

I’m amazed: I’ve owned this palette for some years now and I’ve never swatched it. Well, I’m swatching it today, even if it’s the last thing I do! I’m overly dramatic sometimes. It’s a curse, really. The packaging is cardboard, … Continue reading

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BH Cosmetics Carli Bybel 14 Eyeshadow & Highlighter Palette

I hadn’t even heard of Carli Bybel when I read whisperings about her palette for BH Cosmetics on makeup forums. I checked her out, and she’s got a wide range of looks, tutorials and fun videos. I’m a real sucker … Continue reading

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Urban Decay Vice Lipstick Swatches Part III

Here are the final 8 shades from my sample book. Top to bottom: Conspiracy, Rapture, Amulet, ZZ, Naked, Backtalk, Stark Naked, Gubby.

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MAC Selena No Me Queda Mas Eyeshadow

The second item I purchased from Nordstrom, NMQM is described as a “warm dusty brown with a Matte finish”. Here is the swatch. It’s a shade over from deep beige. It is warm brown but I find it can be … Continue reading

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Too Faced Chocolate Bon Bons Eyeshadow Palette Swatches

If you were thinking about getting this palette, here are the swatches to help you decide. L-R: Almond Truffle Cashew Chew, Dark Truffle, Satin Sheets, Cotton Candy, Pecan Praline. L-R: Cafe Au Lait, Totally Fetch, Sprinkles, Bordeaux, Earl Grey. L-R: … Continue reading

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Morphe Brushes 12NB Palette Swatches

I only went into Bliss Beauty Supply to buy eye makeup remover…… I wasn’t going to look at the Morphe palettes balanced enticingly on the glass shelves, barricaded behind glass doors……… That darn willpower! It  must be broken or something. … Continue reading

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Bobbi Brown Toast Eyeshadow

Every eyeshadow user searches for THE ONE. The One is the matte eyeshadow that is the perfect nude. The eyeshadow that can be used as a blending shade, an all over diffuser shade, an everyday who-are-you-kidding-I-never-wear-makeup-especially-not-eyeshadow shade (for those who … Continue reading

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Review: Maybelline Expert Eyes Eyeshadow Quad in Chai Latte

Chai Latte is the only drink I ever order from Starbucks. Okay, I lied. I also order cafe lattes. And vanilla bean Frappuccinos. It’s no wonder I gravitated toward an eyeshadow quad named for a coffee drink. I never really … Continue reading

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Clinique Chubby Stick Moisturizing Lip Colour Balm in Fuller Fig

Fuller Fig was the first shade I tested out from Clinique’s new (and now popular) line. I can’t resist a reliable neutral. From Clinique’s website: “Super-nourishing balm is loaded with mango and shea butters. Just what dry, delicate lips need … Continue reading

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L’Oreal Project Runway Fall 2012 Eyeshadow Quads in The Temptress’s Gaze and The Mystic’s Gaze

I found these two on Ebay for about $4 a pop. The Temptress’s Gaze is on top, and The Mystic’s Gaze is on the bottom. Swatches of The Temptress’s Gaze: In sunlight: I liked this quad much better than TMG. And … Continue reading

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