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

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

Silk Naturals eye and lip colors

Recommended by Dirty Hippy Bohemian Girl From l-r:  Cosmopolitan lipstick, Nautilus and Cache loose eye colors, Jane lipstick Silk Naturals describes their lip colors as creamy, moisturizing, comfortable and richly pigmented.  These are some of the most comfortable, moisturizing lipsticks I’ve ever worn.  I was very impressed with their wearability and they are as richly… Continue reading Silk Naturals eye and lip colors

The All Natural Face Vegan Glow

From l-r:  Original, Cherry Blossom and Desert Sand I got these as part of a sampler kit and I had no idea what the purpose of Vegan Glow was.  My best guess was highlighter, which I like to use instead of blush.  According to the website, it can be used as a blush, shadow, with… Continue reading The All Natural Face Vegan Glow

Mullein & Sparrow Tinted Lip & Cheek Balm

From the November Vegan Cuts Beauty Box I don’t know if you can read the ingredients on this, but this is probably one of the least scary lists.  I do want to point out immediately that they have a non-vegan version of this that looks almost exactly the same, so watch out for the beeswax! … Continue reading Mullein & Sparrow Tinted Lip & Cheek Balm

Obsessive Compulsive Cosmetics In Your Face Kit – Vicious Violets

This is a great little kit.  It comes with Lip Tar in in Lydia, precision lip brush, Cosmetic Colour Pencil, also in Lydia and Creme Colour Concentrate in Pleasure Model.  As a bonus, the booklet comes with instructions for a whole look using all of these products in multiple ways.  Lydia is described as a… Continue reading Obsessive Compulsive Cosmetics In Your Face Kit – Vicious Violets