Monday, November 10, 2014

Beauty Spotlight - ft. Geek Chic Cosmetics Awesome Mix Collection

GEEK CHIC COSMETICS
AWESOME MIX COLLECTION
(+ LE COLLECTOR'S TIN)


Video includes full review, swatches and tutorial!




COLLECTION INCLUDES

Five Shadows
  • 12% of a Plan - a pale taupe with a pink-red glow
  • Ain't Nothing Like Me - a rich velvet/metallic golden brown
  • Deadliest Woman in the Universe - a bright grass green matte shadow with a red duochrome
  • I Am Groot! - a tawny brown with a green shift and golden sparks
  • My Prince, My Starlord - a plush velvet maroon shadow with pops of copper sparkle
  • The Destroyer - an electric blue with a strong red shift










PURCHASE

Individual full size shadows as well as the collection (minus the LE Collector's Tin) is available on Geek Chic Cosmetics' website:



Full Collection price (six shadows) - $31.99

Individual full size shadows - $5.99





LOOK I CREATED

Using the shades Ain't Nothing Like Me, Deadliest Woman in the Universe and I Am Groot!






Happy Makeuping!




Wednesday, November 5, 2014

Beauty Spotlight - ft. Urban Decay Vice 3 Palette

URBAN DECAY
VICE 3 PALETTE


Video includes full review, swatches, as well as makeup tutorial featuring the Vice 3. 
      




PALETTE INCLUDES

Double Sided Eyeshadow Brush

Zippered Bag to hold palette

20 Eyeshadows

Row #1

  • Truth - pale pink-nude matte
  • Undone - pink-beige/matte-satin/tonal pearl
  • Downfall - warm light brown matte
  • DTF - taupe matte/pearl



Row #2

  • Dragon - bright green metallic shimmer
  • Freeze - metallic medium blue/multidimensional micro-glitter
  • Heroine - deep navy blue/tonal pearl
  • Brokedown - metallic golden brown shimmer/gold micro-glitter



Row #3

  • Vanity - smoky metallic eggplant/multidimensional micro-glitter
  • Lucky - metallic bronze
  • Reign - rich brown satin
  • Bobby Dazzle - metallic white/pale gold micro-glitter



Row #4

  • Alien - pink peach/golden shift
  • Alchemy - deep fuchsia satin
  • Bondage - deep smoky burgundy/shimmer
  • Sonic - metallic red-copper



Row #5

  • Last Sin - champagne shimmer/silver micro-glitter
  • Angel - light taupe/silver micro-glitter
  • Defy - smoky taupe satin
  • Revolver - soft black satin/iridescent pearl





PURCHASE

It is currently available for purchase on Urban Decay's website, as well as Sephora.

www.urbandecay.com - Vice 3 Palette

www.sephora.com - Vice 3 Palette


It retails for $60 (plus s/h if applicable).




TO CHECK OUT MY 1ST MAKEUP TUTORIAL USING THIS PALETTE AS WELL AS MY BONUS LAST MINUTE HALLOWEEN TRANSFORMATION, CLICK HERE - URBAN DECAY VICE 3 TUTORIAL + BONUS HALLOWEEN LOOK




LOOK I CREATED

Using the shades Truth, Alien, Alchemy, Bondage and Sonic





Happy Makeuping!



Beauty Spotlight - ft. Urban Decay Vice 3 (Tutorial)

URBAN DECAY
VICE 3 PALETTE
(TUTORIAL)
+ BONUS LAST MINUTE HALLOWEEN LOOK!


Video includes a basic makeup tutorial using the Vice 3, as well as a quick transition to a Halloween look using the same makeup plus falsies, lipstick and a wig!


VICE 3 SHADES USED:
  • Truth - pale pink-nude matte
  • Last Sin - champagne shimmer/silver micro-glitter
  • Angel - light taupe/silver microglitter
  • Defy - smoky taupe satin
  • Revolver - soft black satin/iridescent pearl
    
FULL REVIEW VIDEO INCLUDING A 2ND MAKEUP TUTORIAL CAN BE FOUND HERE! - URBAN DECAY VICE 3 | REVIEW, SWATCHES & TUTORIAL #2


PURCHASE

It is currently available for purchase on Urban Decay's website, as well as Sephora. It retails for $60 (plus s/h if applicable).

www.urbandecay.com - Vice 3 Palette

www.sephora.com - Vice 3 Palette




LOOK I CREATED

Everyday







Halloween
Regina the Evil Queen
from Once Upon a Time










Happy Makeuping!


Friday, October 31, 2014

Ipsy - October 2014

BEAUTY CANDY
IPSY GLAMBAG OCTOBER 2014


WHAT I RECEIVED
  • ECRU New York Acacia Protein BB Cream for Hair
  • Skyn Iceland Glacial Cleansing Cloths
  • Figs & Rouge Rose Berry Shea Butter Hand Cream
  • Jesse's Girl Cosmetics Mineralized Baked Eye Shadow in Kiwi Shine
  • Starlooks Lip Gloss in Guilty Pleasure
    


     
 HALLOWEEN MAKEUP
KATY PERRY INSPIRED LOOK






More info in the description box of the video on my channel. Don't forget to subscribe to keep up with new videos. Let me know you stopped by!

Well that's it for this month's Ipsy Glam Bag review, I hope you enjoyed! I can't wait to see what's in store for us for next month! Did you receive a Glam Bag this month? What products did you love?  Thinking of joining Ipsy? Please feel free to use my referral code to sign up! Click HERE to start to subscription sign-up process!

Happy Makeuping!


Thursday, October 30, 2014

Julep - October 2014

BLACK MAGIC COLLECTION
IT GIRL + ADD-ONS


Video includes review on my It Girl polishes, add-ons, plus a tutorial on my Halloween Vampire mani inspired by and created using my October Black Magic shades.

IT GIRL PROFILE

Polishes
  • Ledi (black pearl shimmer)
  • Dana (white with electric blue sheen, black light reflective)
  • Shailene (bewitched purple with gold iridescence flecks)
   

MY SELECTED ADD-ONS

Polishes
  • Nancy (silver sage metallic)
  • Logan (sultry aubergine shimmer)

    
    
 My Inspired Mani




(more info in the video and it's description box)

Enjoy the review! Be sure to leave a comment and let me know you stopped by! Which is your favorite shade: Ledi, Dana, Shailene, Nancy or Logan?

Happy Makeuping (and Polishing!)


Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Beauty Spotlight - ft. Lorac Mega Pro Palette

LORAC
MEGA PRO PALETTE


Video includes a review, swatches and tutorial featuring the LORAC Mega PRO Palette.


   
PALETTE INCLUDES

Eyeshadows

Matte - Top Row

  • Cream - pale ivory
  • Fawn - warm beige nude
  • Camel - orange toned nude
  • Sepia - sepia brown
  • Dusty Plum - muted plum
  • Orchid - lavender orchid
  • Mulberry - rich cranberry red
  • Espresso - dark cool toned brown



Matte - Second Row

  • White - white
  • Khaki - light brown-taupe with slight frost/shimmer
  • Brown - yellow toned brown semi-matte
  • Stone - purple toned gray-taupe
  • Lilac - pale cool toned lavender
  • Wisteria - muted dusty purple
  • Gray - blue toned dark gray
  • Black - dark charcoal black



Shimmer - Third Row

  • Opal - white shimmer with gold iridescence
  • Sand - pale yellow nude
  • Copper - copper-bronze
  • Sienna - slight auburn toned brown with sparkle
  • Apricot - warm light peach
  • Blush - pale pink shimmer with frosted sparkle
  • Merlot - red wine shimmer with pink sparkle
  • Indigo - semi-matte black with pink, purple and blue glitter




Shimmer - Bottom Row

  • Vanilla - warm vanilla
  • Cashmere - beige metallic
  • Smokey Topaz - bronze shimmer with gold shimmer
  • Dusty Rose - pink toned brown with slight silver sparkle
  • Granite - dark chocolatey brown with golden bronze sparkle
  • Maroon - dark brown toned maroon
  • Deep Teal - blackened teal
  • Caviar - black shimmer with light sparkle






PURCHASE

This palette was a limited edition item and is no longer available on Lorac's website, however, I've heard that it is still popping up on Amazon (being sold from Lorac) every once in a while. It goes in and out of stock again. I do NOT have confirmation how often this will happen and how long it will continue, but I'd recommend to keep on checking!


It retails for $59 plus s/h.




LOOK CREATED USING SHADES:
Cream, Khaki, Wisteria, Smokey Topaz, Mulberry, Merlot and Deep Teal

For full tutorial, check out the video above! Or head over to my YouTube channel:






Happy Makeuping!