Category Archives: lipstick

beauty, skin care, hair, nails, and make up!

BARIELLE: WINTER WEATHER BEAUTY ARSENAL

It’s December and…winter weather is here (hurray) – which means chapped lips, dry hands that crack and burn, and weak brittle nails (oh, the horror for us women). I’m always looking for great products at reasonable prices to help prevent winter beauty disasters, especially for my dry/combination sensitive skin. To the rescue is Barielle, a […]

KAWS x RxART x KIEHLS

I would like to have this in my life. Although I’m wondering, does this moisturizer smell good? I haven’t used much Kiehls lately… You can cop it now! -> kiehls.com //hypebeast

TSUMORI CHISATO x SHU UEMURA

Oh man, this is delightful news! One of my favorite Japanese designers, Tsumori Chisato is collaborating with my go-to make-up line, Shu Uemura for a collaborative collection! The line is inspired by Tsumori Chisato’s autumn/winter 2009 collection, which embodies themes from “The Little Prince” – stars and the cosmos! The entire line is beautiful – […]

CHANEL BEAUTY: TOKYO HAPPENING

To commemorate the opening of the first free-standing CHANEL Beauty flagship store in Aoyama of Tokyo, CHANEL presents an exclusive collection entitled TOKYO HAPPENING. This is an exclusive limited edition collection that features colors for nails, lips, and eyes in trendy tones that reflect the hip style of Aoyama. Too bad though that everything on […]

HONORÉ DES PRÉS PARFUMS

I hate anything that smells too strong (i.e. noticeably bad b.o.; 5 pumps too much Armani cologne; and the extreme concentration of Yankee Doodle candles). However, I am in love with simple things, like just finished laundry, lemon scented kitchen soap, a dozen roses, and of course, fresh smelling perfume….especially those that are light and […]

MINX-ACURE: THE ALTERNATIVE NAIL ART

At Los Angeles hand and foot spa Extremedys2012, there’s a new take on a manicure, called MINX-ACURE! A waterless manicure that begins with an outstanding relaxation massage. Cuticle grooming prepares the nails for Minx- a revolutionary solid nail coating that utilizes heat to seal the deal. There is no drying time, no toxins and no […]

AVAILABLE NOW: HELLO KITTY x MAC

How many times have I posted about this!??!?!? Well this will be the last…hopefully. The Hello Kitty x M.A.C. collaboration has finally dropped in stores and online..better hurry if you’re lookin to cop, i see some items are already selling out!! Shop now! //M.A.C. -Thanks Em!

THIS CAN’T BE TRUE

Newcomer Purple Lab claims it’s newest invention: Huge Lips Skinny Hips. It’s pretty much what it says: a collection of lip glosses that is said to give you a plumper pout and a slimmer figure. How? These lip glosses contain vitamin B3 which “stimulates blood flow to the lip surface, diminishes the appearance of unsightly […]

HELLO KITTY x MAC: PRE-SALE GOING ON NOW!

The Hello Kitty x MAC collaboration collection is now available for pre-sale at all Nordstrom locations! You can buy almost everything from the collab via pre-sale by ordering whatever you want in whatever quantity, and when the collection launches come February 13th, you can pick it up at the store and pay for it then! […]

COSMETICS GIVEAWAY DUE TO LAWSUIT

Starting January 20th, us consumers of major department stores are in for a nice treat due to this lawsuit filed in California against department stores in a class-action settlement alleging that the stores planned to fix prices. Via BusinessWeek: Starting next week, several big retailers will giveaway $175 million worth of free high-end cosmetics including […]