5 Minute Face

I love my morning routine. There's something very comforting about having a regime. It gets my day off to the right start and sets the stage. But just because I enjoy applying lotions and potions, it doesn't mean I want it to take forever. Let's be real, most of us have a limited amount of [...]

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Black Honey

I started wearing Clinique's Black Honey over ten years ago. Back then it only came in their Almost Lipstick formula and it was my signature color. I loved the color (a deep, blackened raisin) and the feel. Fast forward a decade and now this color has a cult following. Why? Because it truly does look [...]

Tools of the Trade

Someone recently wrote to me asking about makeup brushes. I have to admit, I am not an authority on this subject. There are only two I use on a daily basis (and I love them), so I did a little research. There are tons of makeup brushes out there and I can certainly see how [...]

Dreamy Blush

On a recent trip to our brand new Walgreen's, something in very cute packaging caught my eye. Turns out it was a new blush from Maybelline. The colors were so pretty, I just had to buy one and give it a try. Dream Bouncy Blush is just that. It has a very springy (or bouncy) [...]

Hello Flawless!

When it comes to foundation, I am a less is more kind of gal. I don't like liquid makeup at all. My beauty balm (Dr. Jart) does the job very nicely, but there are days when I feel like I need a little more. That's why I stick with powder. But it's tricky to find [...]