Showing posts from April, 2014

Too Faced A` La Mode Eyes Sexy St. Tropez Eye Shadow Collection Palette: Swatches, Review

Hello gentle readers. Spring brings new makeup to tempt us with brighter colours, softer finishes and of course, pretty, pretty packaging. Too Faced, a brand that is swiftly becoming a great favorite of mine has released a new Limited Edition eye shadow collection palette for Spring/Summer. The A` La Mode Eyes Sexy St. Tropez Eye Shadow Collection palette is a grouping of nine shadows in shimmer, matte and pearl shades curated to create Summer sunset eye looks. I think that it will also create Spring flower looks, Autumn foliage looks, Holiday Glamour looks... This palette is full of colours that will transition from season to season. Packaged in the new Too Faced tin packaging with a magnetic closure, this palette feels substantial without being bulky or heavy. The palette is a little on the compact side, making it a great size for popping into a carry on bag or your purse. The magnetic closure is strong enough to keep the lid safely closed without being difficult to open. I don

I Love Nail Polish in Music Box: Review and Photographs

Hello gentle readers. I Love Nail Polish Music Box is a gentle, slightly greyed teal blue creme base with a beautiful linear holo rainbow sparkle. The holo in this polish is not super strong but it is no less beautiful and magical. I am convinced that holo is mainly a personal magic and light show! It is best appreciated in the right lighting, up close by those of us who are in to this kind of thing. Everyone else can admire our pretty nails in whatever capacity they are able. That is what is so great about I Love Nail Polish polishes, when the holo goes on the down low, the polish still looks fabulous. I received several lovely compliments on this polish and all of them were in indoor lighting when the holo wasn't doing it's thing. This manicure was two coats and I topped it with Posche fast dry top coat. I Love Nail Polish in Music Box has a beautiful formula. Smooth, creamy-dreamy. A delight to apply,  this polish flows off the brush, sits sweetly down where I