A super concentrated liquid highlighter isn’t really new, in fact L’Oreal, Maybelline’s parent company, makes a very similar product, the True Match Lumi in this favorite Highlighters post. And while it looks very shimmery, I assure you this is a highlighter that can work for absolutely everyone! Thee are 3 shades of this product, and don’t feel like you need to stick to the “light or dark” options. Because this is actually a very versatile…

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While I keep saying that contouring is “out”, the truth is that most of us do a little contouring every now and then! Today for Makeup Wars, my beauty blogging friends and I are sharing our favorite highlighters and contours! In theory we’re sharing our favorite creams, but I don’t really use just creams, I also have liquids and powders. Highlighters When using highlighters, I have a couple of different tactics I take. First, if…

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I’ve heard the hype for a long time. Those Hourglass Ambient Highlighters… amazing! My friends (mostly beauty bloggers) have been raving about them, snapping them up as soon as new ones are released, discussing in Facebook groups when the next version will be released… it goes on and on. And I’ve been over here in the corner going… really? Is it really that special? And refusing to buy. Because really, those shimmer powders seem expensive,…

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Product Sent for Review I Bought It Affiliate Links Today for Makeup Wars we’re sharing our favorite highlighters and illuminators. I have a big collection of these products, and I’ve found great products at all price points! I love to add just a bit of highlighter at certain places on my face to really highlight those areas. This is called strobing (check out my 5 tips for strobing the right way post), and you can…

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Today for Makeup Wars, we’re sharing our favorite recent beauty splurges. I alluded to this over in my recent post on The Best Luxe Beauty Products, but I recently spent a couple of hours hanging out with a few good friends at the Neiman Marcus Giorgio Armani counter at Somerset. In those few hours we got our makeup done, something I definitely had not been planning on. I’ve been hearing about the Giorgio Armani Luminous…

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