Mandarin Duck Inspired Makeup.

I was inspired to create an avant-garde makeup embodying the beautiful colors and striking geometric shapes of the Mandarin duck. To create this look I used the Karity Mattes palette, BH Cosmetics 28 lip color palette, IT! Cosmetics Illuminating CC foundation in light along with Love is The Foundation brush and eyeshadow brushes, Tarte Shape…

Electro Shock Therapy: Micro-current in Beauty Crazed Anti-aging

We’ve discussed peeling faces off with acid and jabbing them with dozens of needles, in my micro-needling post for example, here on my blog and YouTube Channel SubversiveStyle, but now we shall dive into a different type of current…the electrical kind! Electrocution may seem like a step above or below micro-needling, depending on your perspective,…

Bleaching My Eyebrows Tutorial

How I Bleach My Eyebrows I have switched from Jolene to Sally Hansen bleach.  I work in a fashion similar to blocking eyebrows, manipulating the bleach into the hair from the root to the tip upward toward the the front of the brow and out and downward toward the tail of the brow.  I will…

Got2B Gead Turner Spray Hair Color in Peach Babe

I’m a ginger peachy beach bitch! I used Got2B Head Turner in “Peach Babe,” and while I am satisfied with the results, I think that only getting half your hair half-way decently covered with a full bottle that only lasts one wash is a rip off…so I give it 3/5 stars.  It is messy to…

Christmas Candy-cane Eyemakeup

I decided to create this Candy-cane eyemakeup look to be festive and create a cool holiday eye-makeup look…let me know what you think in the comments. Products Used Nyx Eyeshadow Base Urban Decay Trouble Maker Palette Too Faced Life’s a Festival Palette Tarte Lights Camera Lashes Mascara Benefit: Powder Shadow in Milk It, Hello Happy…

Lestat Queen of The Damned Halloween Makeup Tutorial

Lestat’s makeup always infatuated me and I was drawn to his mysterious look- mostly due to that captivating inner corner highlight- which I’ve been emulating for years. For halloween this year, I decided to sew our costumes for the party, all from scratch, as I used the holiday as a means of rocking the victorian…

Micro-needling Derma Pens and Derma Rollers

I’ve begun using micro-needling tools such as Derma-rollers and switched to the Derma-pen (Dr. Pen) per Dermatologists’ recommendations citing adverse effects of Derma rollers- caused by slicing rather than puncturing the skin. Microneedling Benefits: Micro-needling has become more popular over the years due to its many benefits including collagen induction, diminishing scars and pores, and…

Ask A Dermatologist: Dr. Q&A

I’m going to be collaborating with a dermatologist on a video and blog post. Submit your questions regarding dermatology, skin-care, hair-care- from products to hair-loss and hair Regrowth, to anything involving hair, skin, and nails. Comment below or via my Contact Page We will be discussing skin-care and hair-care, products and their ingredients, do’s and…

Travel Tips- Beauty, Skin-Care, Cosmetics, and Comfort

As an anti-aging obsessed beauty blogger and germaphobe, I’ve learned that it’s all about packing the things that make me comfortable and pampered- that way I don’t feel like I’m sacrificing my skincare regimen for an entire week or more, and I can feel as at home as possible while traveling. First on my list…