Halloween Special Effects Makeup: Pinhead and Cenobite Hellraiser

This is the PinHead Halloween Special Effects Makeup I did for these amazing people Chris and Yas’min. I used Becca foundation on her, L’Oréal concealers, BH Cosmetics Palettes, Bare Minerals foundation on him (and wow is the packaging and shade name totally off!). I created her Cenobite throat prosthetic beforehand (chains and hooks choker) and…

Benefit Brow Kits

Benefit, shortly after its new brow collection lauch, put out kits or tins with several of the products from the collection paired to compliment eachother in creating a certain look.  I decided, after much deliberation and even a conversation with a Sephora employee and customer, on getting the Definined and Refinined Brows Kit– because I…

Ulta Dumpster Diving Haul and Giveaway: Too Faced, Tarte, Urban Decay

I found makeup, skincare, nail polish, and hair-care from brands like Too Faced (Born This Way foundation and two bronzers), Tarte (eyeshadow palette), Urban Decay (all nighter foundation), Peter Thomas Roth Unwrinkle Turbo and mask kits, Almay (mascaras, foundation, eyeshadow), Kardashians Beauty (all new, sealed, from lips to powder), Lorac (liners)… *Give Away: Subscribe to…

Beau, Makeup for Men!

Beau For Men: Makeup tailored for men’s skin bridges the market gap.  Men are largely ignored in the market.  This foundation wore amazingly well, looked flawless, and got me some compliments.  I would definitely suggest it: http://FamousLadyCosmetics.com When the recent High School Makeup trend started popping up, it got me reminiscing about what I wore…

Urban Decay All Nighter GRWM

As part of my foundation test-a-thon, I demo and review the Urban Decay All Nighter in the video above.  I’ve also tried the Naked Skin, Too Faced Born This Way, and Cover Girl Ready Set Gorgeous foundations- see my posts and videos, and don’t forget to subscribe to my blog and channel. While the new…

DIY Liquid Matte Lipstick (Metallic)

I decided to create my own metallic matte liquid lipsticks, and used CoverGirl and Maybelline eye-shadows mixed with NYC Primer and L’Oréal Magic Nude foundation in 312. Fashion and Beauty Blog http://UwanaWhat.com Eyeshadows: CoverGirl Queen Collection- 0145 After Midnight unknown black sparkly CoverGirl pot Maybelline Color Molten By Eye Studio in 304 Sapphire Mist Mix…

Highlighter Challenge

I decided to take on the Highlighter challenge, which was not as difficult as the no brushes makeup challenge, except in that highlighter does not make a good contour…but we knew that already. Did you attempt it? Link yours in the comments. Products used Nyx Contour Cheek Duo Elf: Shimmering Facial Whip in Pink Lemonade…

Friends with Benefit

Benefit cosmetics has long lead a cult following, and products like “Roller Lash” and “They’re Real” are now household names.  I’ve been using Benefit for years and years.  I used the eye-con for years alone…seems like it’s discontinued or repackaged. The bene-tint was a 90’s lip and cheek stain must-have.  If you haven’t heard someone…

MAC Makeup Brushes

This is a shopping list of clickable images for my favorite MAC Makeup Brushes (images linked to Sephora Brazil). I utilize MAC make-up brushes in each and every look I create. From the go to face brushes, the 190, the 129, to the essential eye brushes 219, blending brush, flat liner, flat and angled eye…

elf Favorites

Eyes Lips Face (e.l.f.) is a staple of mine…the products are cheap, well made, and the brushes compete with my MAC brushes…and in some instances, trump them!  Below is a list of my recommendations and favorites. Click the photos to shop elfCosmetics.com Flawless Concealer Brush: OMG, #Live! This is my favorite concealer brush of all…