Tag Archives: taupe

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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Review: Two Cosmetics Eyeshadows

I’ve owned these eyeshadows for a while, but I’ve only gotten around to reviewing them around because they got pushed to the back of the drawer. Well, they protested the lack of attention they were getting and finally got their … Continue reading

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Maybelline Color Show Nail Polish Swatches

Today I have 5 new shades to show you. Did I ever tell you that I quite like the bottles of Maybelline Color Show? They’re easy to store and take up little space. And the label sits nicely on top … Continue reading

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OPI Skyfall Collection

This is an old collection from 2012. I was looking through another blogger’s swatches of the Skyfall collection and fell for some of the shades. As I was looking online for the three shades I wanted, I realized that it … Continue reading

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Quick Review: Darling Girl Cosmetics- Dipping My Toe In

When I heard of Darling Girl Cosmetics, I decided to try them out. I’d heard good things about them and the prices were affordable. I ordered the Blogger Review Set and a Watercolor Paint Pot. With the Review Set, you … Continue reading

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China Glaze Nail Enamel in Swing Baby

I recently acquired this long coveted warm champagne polish. It’s a shimmery taupe champagne that pulls a little warmer on me. On fairer skin it looks a little more brown. In the second photo it does look more taupe on … Continue reading

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Wet n Wild Mega Last Salon Nail Color in Wet Cement

I really, truly never thought I would end up on the taupe nail polish bandwagon. I held out as long as I could, until finally, the red, blues, purples and greens in my collection, started begging, “Please, let us have … Continue reading

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MAC Groundwork Paint Pot

Back to basics: eyeshadow basics that is, with the help of Groundwork paint pot. Paint Pots are one of my fave eye bases. Groundwork is described as “mid-tone neutral taupe” with a satin finish. I’ve been craving this for years, … Continue reading

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MAC Satin Taupe & Wet n Wild Nutty Swatches and Comparison

Today is the day. We’re going to be comparing that much talked about drugstore eyeshadow. You know the one…. Satin Taupe is certainly darker and warmer. Here they are with the flash: If one were to choose between these two, … Continue reading

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Benefit Creaseless Cream Shadow/Liner in Birthday Suit

I managed to get a mini version of this famous shade on Ebay. It’s a “brushed chrome”, according to Benefit (and Sephora), but to me, it’s a shimmery taupe. How would you lovelies wear Birthday Suit? I’m thinking of bronzes, peaches and greens.

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