The Lowdown on Ellis Faas Blush [In Our Makeup Bag]

Ellis Faas bullet system is just plain cool! What other makeup brand has such unique and avant garde packaging? Hint: no one!

Aug 6, 2013

CC Beauty Live: Blushing For Breast Cancer

Just because October, which is National Breast Cancer Awareness month, is coming to and end doesn't mean that breast cancer awareness is. I think awareness months are fantastic, but people often forget the cause after the month is over.

Oct 30, 2011

CC Beauty Live: Makeup For Girls Who Hate Makeup

While many of you love wearing makeup and search your couch cushions and the bottom of all your purses for loose money so you can buy new products, there are a lot of you out there who actually hate wearing makeup. Trust me when I say that I get it; I used to be one of those girls!

Apr 17, 2011

Nov 18, 2010

The History of Makeup [INFOGRAPHIC]

As many of us rush to get ready in the morning, we usually don't give our mascara or blush a second thought. Well, beyond avoiding clumpage and blending it in so we don't look like we're getting ready for a dance recital. However, makeup has been around for at least 6,000 years (!!) and has played a role in nearly every society.

Oct 20, 2010

In Our Makeup Bag: MAC Briar Rose Beauty Powder

Ever since my foray into beauty products began, I've been obsessed with blush. Not only does it look so pretty in the pan, but it can do amazing things for your look and complexion.

Jul 28, 2010

In Our Makeup Bag: NYX Rouge Cream Blush

What it is: NYX Rouge Cream Blush in Glow & Rose Petal Why this should be in your bag: Since my eyes have been opened to the wonders of a great blusher, I've become something of a hoarder. I've got blushes in every shade, for every occasion. Coral, pink, red, tan - you name it, I've got it.

May 12, 2010

In Our Makeup Bag: Benefit Hoola Bronzer

Is it just me or is there another “revolutionary” new makeup product introduced every freaking day?! Just walking into Ulta or Sephora (or even Walgreens!) sends many chicas into fits of hysteria, reaching for the nearest brown bag to regulate their breathing. It’s all so overwhelming.

Apr 20, 2010

8 Under $20: My Favorite Beauty Buys

Being a girl has its perks, especially when it comes to scoring free drinks at the bar. But being a girl also takes a lot of work and costs a whole lot o' cashola. Just think about all the things we need to pay for that guys don't: waxing, haircare, makeup, Spanx, the list goes on.

Dec 12, 2009

CC Beauty Live: You’re Making Me Blush!

You would never think it would be that difficult to put on a little blush, but based on all the girls I've seen who looked like they just stepped out of an episode of Saved By The Bell, you'd be wrong. So very wrong.

Mar 31, 2009

Do It Yourself Tuesdays: Lip Balm!

If you're like me (and most other girls there), you have a TON of makeup. And you don't use most of it. So here I am - to the rescue! - with a money-saving way to reuse your old lipsticks, eyeshadow and blush!