Archive for 'eye shadow'

Laura Mercier’s Holiday 2012 Color Story: Art Deco Muse

Tuesday, December 18th, 2012

Laura Mercier will always have Paris – the inspiration behind her  Art Deco Muse Collection. As a painter,  Laura drew from her background and focused on the mood and the attitude of the women of the Art Deco period in the mid-1920s. She created rich shades of gold, red and black to contrast each other [...]

MAKE UP FOR EVER Wild & Chic Aqua Cream Premium Set

Monday, November 21st, 2011

Warning: Prepare to become fiercely obsessed with the following product. Forget the gift guides and the wish lists, and don’t even wait for the Holidays – get this exclusive Make Up For Ever Wild & Chic Aqua Cram Premium Set now.  Aptly named – the set is wildly chic and over-the-top premium, and once you get it [...]

A Sleeper Fall Hit from Prescriptives

Thursday, September 25th, 2008

This morning The Beauty Bug discovered a sleeper hit hiding in the back of her stash.  She wondered how She managed to overlook this quad in the first place; the crisp fall colors and the stand-out metallic purple packaging just beg to be looked at. Prescriptives Fall Collection, Daring, is both bold and neutral. It [...]

MAC’s Spiced Chocolate Eye Quad

Wednesday, September 3rd, 2008

Ahhh fall – a time when the cosmetic companies unleash the big guns and the hard to get limited edition products. After Labor Day weekend BBQs and the weather, the new fall makeup collections are a hot topic around the water cooler now. The new must-have product The Beauty Bug has been telling her co-workers [...]

The Only Creaseless Cream Shadow

Wednesday, June 6th, 2007

Ever since She received the new Sephora catalog in the mail, The Beauty Bug has been admiring the eye makeup on the cover, and thinking about how it would look on her. Of course trying to recreate a specific look seen on a model is never easy, but She confidently went Sephora to scope out [...]

To Me – Love, Me

Tuesday, February 13th, 2007

So Valentine’s Day is tomorrow, and some girls hate it, while others love it, (The Beauty Bug happens to love it) but let’s face it, it’s the best excuse to splurge on yourself. Pamper yourself. Indulge. Be more than just ‘pretty in pink’. May the Beauty Bug suggest POP Beauty’s Sugar Shine as well as [...]

DuWop Smoke

Friday, December 1st, 2006

Since the smokey is so in right now, and ocasionally can be hard to master, I was very excited when DuWop came out with Smoke, “the easiest way to get sultry bedroom eyes – a user-friendly palette…” I recently purchased the black/gold palette with high hopes. Now, let me start by saying that I wanted [...]

Smoke Signals

Tuesday, November 14th, 2006

Every beauty site telling us how smokey and shimmery eyes are in now. When aren’t they in? Well, instead of buying an expensive palette, here’s 2 eyeshadows that give you that look quickly and easily. Urban Decay Eye Shadow in Maui Wowie – This is a georgous shade even on its’ own. It has silver, [...]

New York Times Shadow Land Photos

Thursday, November 2nd, 2006

There’s not much I can say about these photos – the colors and the boldness speak for themselves. They were all shot by David Slijper for the New York Times Style Magazine. Which one is your favorite?

Crystal Eve Lancome Holiday Collection

Wednesday, November 1st, 2006

Do your Holiday and New Year’s Eve up big this year with the new Crystal Eve Holiday Collection by Lancome. Included in the collection are the Diamond Soiree and the Embellished Eye Palettes as well as well as a new shade of Juicy Gelee in Crown Jewel and false eyelashes. I wish I knew how [...]