Reading Beauty

Bobbi Brown’s books are always an informative, straight to the point, easy read.  I think I’ve read them all.  The only one that left me wanting more was Everything Eyes…I felt like it wasn’t everything. I’ve just read Pretty Powerful– a very quick read with no-filler tips and insight for anyone wanting to know more…

Foolproof Smudged Eye-makeup

Easy Smudged Eyeliner or Eyeshadow tutorial using a contour brush and smudge brush by e.l.f. and the Nyx Box of Smokey Look Collection: a soft grunge, pastel goth, nu goth, or neo goth look which is on-trend for Fall.

Androgynous Makeup: 10-Step Androgyny Gender Fluid Make-up Tutorial

My 10-Step Gender Fluid Androgynous Makeup or Androgyny Make-Up Routine. Foundation: L’Oreal Magic Nude liquid powder foundation with an e.l.f. Small Stipple Brush. Concealer:  Apply concealer (Maybelline Fit Me) to the brow, nasolabial folds, bridge of the nose, jaw bones, under-eye area, and chin, then blend out with an e.l.f. Flawless Concealer Brush. Set Your…

Scandaleyes Waterproof Kohl Kajal Eyeliner Review & Demo

Scandaleyes Waterproof Kohl Kajal Eyeliner by Rimmel London is a great liner for lining your water line. I did test it out with splashing water on my face, and while my foundation and concealer ran, the liner stayed in place. I would rate this product highly.

How to Smudge Eyeliner

How to Smudge Eyeliner Tutorial: (Optional) I applied NYC Sparkle Eye Dust in Opal 879 to the inner corners using a Mac 119SE brush for a shimmering iridescent highlight. Line using Sormé Smearproof Eyeliner in Charcoal 10 Smudge with an e.l.f. Smudge Brush in a back and forth motion Re apply liner and smudge a…

Andy Biersack Eye Makeup 1st Attempt

 I just discovered Andy Biersack, and was so taken by his look I had to attempt to emulate his eye makeup. I went for the red eyeshadow at the outer corners; smudged liner in the Arabic style, lining all the way around the eyes; and applied black, metallic silver, and gun metal eyeshadows to the…

Cateye

Cateye Eye Makeup using Mac 219SE & E.L.F. Smudge Brush, Smearproof Eyeliner by Sormé, NYC Sparkle Eye Dust in 879 Opal on inner eye corners. To create the cat eye, draw your liner beyond the eye and try to make it look like you’re extending the lower lid, but in an upward angle slightly. Bring…