I literally worship Bobbi Brown. Say all you want about how basic her line is, only basic colors, blah blah blah. That’s why I love her. She concentrates on what women need to be beautiful. Plus, her line is the only one that makes a foundation that actually matches my light complexion. On a recent trip to the Bobbi Brown counter in the South Coast Plaza, I was looking for a new look for my…

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I’m obsessed with mascara. I am not at all loyal to any brand, formulation, and very rarely will buy the same mascara more than once. So, I’m going to start reviewing all of the ones I’ve used the last few years here. I like to buy new mascara every 2-3 months, and my goal is long, lush lashes that are almost false in appearance. Which means that I have completely unrealistic expectations. Cover Girl’s Professional…

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In my never ending quest to look awake, I’ve decided to give it a shot with the Laura Mercier Secret Brightner Series. There are many components, I decided to start small with the pen and powder. The Secret Brightner Pen is a pink-flesh tone with shimmer, it “instantly opens the eye area & brightens any portion of the face while smoothing the skin for a youthful appearance.” It is meant to be applied after your…

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I’ve talked about my crazy work hours and extreme lack of sleep before, so it should come as no surprise to you that I battle to “look awake” pretty much every day. I’ve tried everything, from heavy foundation to almost no foundation, I’ve done the Laura Mercier “Perfect Face” thing to more recently Bobbi Brown, and I have to say I think her look is the most natural. Bobbi’s concealers are different, in that rather…

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This new palette is a limited edition for this spring, and is meant to have everything needed for a “fresh and polished bridal look.” Why wasn’t this around back when I was getting married? This palette has a great, classic look all pulled together for the bargain price of only $50! Colors included in the palette are: French Pink blush, Petal Shimmer Wash Eyeshadow and White Eye Shadow (actually a few translucent color, so don’t…

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