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MAC Sparks Of Romance Lipstick

MAC Sparks of Romance Lipstick, Heirloom Mix

MAC Sparks of Romance Lipstick, Heirloom Mix

Press SampleEvery year, MAC introduces a limited-edition red lipstick shade that is–literally–perfect for anyone who thinks they can’t wear red lipstick. This year’s edition of that must-have red is Sparks of Romance. From the MAC Heirloom Mix color collection for holiday 2014, Sparks of Romance is a true, vivid red  Click HERE to check out the entire collection. [Read more…]

Modern Majesty Pressed Pigment

MAC Modern Majesty Pressed Pigment

MAC Modern Majesty Pressed Pigment

Press SampleI have a gazillion neutral shades of shadow, but MAC always finds a way to create another “must have” for my collection.  Click HERE to check out the entire collection.  Modern Majesty Pressed Pigment is a wonderful game-changer for a wintery neutral eye.  Click through to see a swatch, and find out why. [Read more…]

MAC Heirloom Mix Holiday 2014

MAC Heirloom Mix Holiday Colour Collection

MAC Heirloom Mix Holiday Colour Collection

MAC Heirloom Mix Holiday Colour Collection

MAC Heirloom Mix Holiday Colour Collection

Press SampleThe MAC Heirloom Mix Holiday 2014 collection is as glamorous as expected! The color collection for this season is Heirloom Mix, and the palette is so party-worthy!  Even the typically black MAC casing is covered with a shimmer that looks like confetti has been thrown in the air.  Click HERE to check out the entire collection.  Or keep reading for the details on Heirloom Mix Amethyst Glitter, Ceremonial Cremesheen Glass, and Prim and Proper Pressed Pigment! [Read more…]

Lancôme Parisienne Lights Collection

Lancôme Parisienne Lights, Holiday 2014

Lancôme Parisienne Lights, Holiday 2014

Press Sample, Affiliate LinkI’ll definitely be doing a “deep-dive” on each individual product I received from the Lancôme Parisienne Lights Collection for Holiday 2014, but wanted to be sure to give you this overview of this holiday color collection, inspired by the gorgeous and ever-so-romantic city of Paris!

Before I even continue, I want to point out that the Lancôme Friends and Family sale is happening NOW!  Discount is 20% off of regular retail with promo code FRIENDS at checkout. Enjoy 20% Off any order, Plus free standard shipping with any order of $49 or more. Enter code FRIENDS at checkout. Offer valid 11/30 – 12/7/14. [Read more…]

Nanette Lepore For Origins Holiday 2014

Nanette Lepore For Origins, Holiday 2014

Nanette Lepore For Origins, Holiday 2014

Press SampleI am SO into carrying pouches these days!  I think it’s because I carry oversized totes so often, and keeping items loose in a large bag is enough to make you insane!

Nanette Lepore, Origins Holiday 2014

This exclusive gift at Origins is a fabulous way to keep your makeup organized when you’re on the run.  This makeup bag was designed by Nanette Lepore for Origins, using 100% recycled cotton.  It’s your exclusive gift when you spend $65 on Origins product.  There are so many goodies for sale that make great gifts so surf on over there and claim this gorgeous little bag as your own!

Nanette Lepore For Origins, Holiday 2014

Nanette Lepore For Origins, Holiday 2014

Grab yours by making a purchase of $65 or more at Origins.com or an Origins retailer.  Enter promo code DESIGNER during checkout.  Plus, you’ll get free shipping and a free travel-sized Drink Up Hydrating Lip Balm!

The makeup bag featured in this product review was a press sample. Please click HERE to read my full disclosure.

Tarte Away Oui Go Palette

Away Oui Go Portable Palette, Tarte Holiday

Away Oui Go Portable Palette, Tarte Holiday

Away Oui Go Portable Palette Review, Tarte Holiday

Away Oui Go Portable Palette Review, Tarte Holiday

Press SampleEvery year, there are about a dozen holiday value sets I’m crazy about, and every year at least a few of them are from Tarte.  This year, Tarte’s Sweet Dreams Collection for Holiday 2014 contains so many fun and beautiful makeup gifts.  The Tarte Away Oui Go palette is one of my personal favorites.  Click through for more photos and swatches of this gorgeous holiday gift! [Read more…]

Kerastase Baume Double Je Review

Kerastase Baume Double Je Review

Kerastase Baume Double Je Review

Press SampleI am obsessed with Kerastase. OBSESSED!  I’m using so many Kerastase products these days my bathroom seems to be slowly morphing into a salon!  From the Couture Styling Collection is Kerastase Baume Double Je.  This styling balm adds texture to limp, lifeless hair (like mine) not to mention incredible control.

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Best Of Hourglass Value Set

best of hourglass value set, holiday 2014

Best of Hourglass Value Set, Hourglass Holiday 2014

Press SampleI’ve been recommending the Best Of Hourglass Value set since 2012! This collection of Hourglass Cosmetics “must-haves” is packaged beautifully for gifting, and contains almost $100 in beauty products for only $59! Included in this pretty little package is Veil Mineral Primer SPF 15, No. 28 Primer Serum, Film Noire Full Spectrum Mascara in Onyx, and Extreme Sheen High Shine Lip Gloss in Ignite.

This little collection is a great way to introduce a beauty lover to the Hourglass brand, or to even restock on your favorites!  The two included primers are travel-sized, so if you’re on the road often this is a great pick for you.

Retail price is $59.  Looking for more Hourglass?  Check out my Best Hourglass Products list!

Available at Sephora.com.

The product featured in this review was a press sample. Please click HERE to read my full disclosure.

Elie Saab Le Parfum Review

Elie Saab Le Parfum Review

Elie Saab Le Parfum Review

Elie Saab Le Parfum Review

Elie Saab Le Parfum Review

Press SampleWhen it comes to perfume, the surest way to know a winner is that the scent will actually give you a sort of “out of body experience”.  Your mind will be racing and you’ll temporarily forget yourself.  Elie Saab Le Parfum is one of those rare, special fragrances that does exactly that. [Read more…]

Georgia by Robin McGraw

Georgia by Robin McGraw

Georgia by Robin McGraw

Press SampleLaunched at the end of October, is the scent Georgia from Robin McGraw Revelation lifestyle brands. Robin has named the sent Georgia after her charity called “When Georgia Smiled”.  Georgia is a very feminine scent it has notes of Bergamot, Pink freesia, and water Lotus. To me it smells like a floral with a hint of a powdery smell. The scent also contains amber. [Read more…]