New favorites

As I mentioned, things have been pretty rough in real life lately.  I have a tendency to therapy shop when that happens, and as a raging makeup-holic, I’ve been trying to cheer myself up with makeup and brushes.  These are my favorite products from some of my recent hauls, and also a few things that… Continue reading New favorites

Pacifica Color Quench Lip Tint in Coconut Nectar

Pacifica describes Coconut Nectar as a shimmery golden raisin, but the color swatch looks like a slightly shimmery beige.  To me, it looks darker than a golden raisin, not really shimmery, and goes on so sheer it’s more like a chapstick than a lip color.  But it has just enough color to make you not… Continue reading Pacifica Color Quench Lip Tint in Coconut Nectar

e.l.f. Moisturizing Lipstick in Party in the Buff

e.l.f. hypes “the velvety, satin texture glides on lips with vibrant color and luminous shine”.  I would agree with e.l.f. on the texture.  This was one of the least drying lipsticks I’ve ever tried.  It felt more like those lip crayons from Tarte that are woefully not vegan.  The color was nicely pigmented for an… Continue reading e.l.f. Moisturizing Lipstick in Party in the Buff