smokey eye

Oct 16, 2020

5 Makeup Looks Every Girl Should Try Out Today

Choosing the right makeup look for your face, eyes, skin tone and occasion can be challenging. Not every look suit...

Feb 20, 2011

CC Beauty Live: To Match Or Not To Match?

You always hear beauty experts say, "Don't match your makeup to your outfit." I disagree. I think as long as you don't look like one of Rainbow Brite's sprites threw up all over you, then go for it. What's wrong with a little coordination?

Jan 5, 2011

In Our Makeup Bag: theBalm Shady Lady Vol. 3

Eyeshadow is an essential for any makeup junkie. Whether you're all about neutrals or crazy for colors, it's a great way to enhance your natural beauty and have fun with makeup! I also love the versatility of a shadow that can be used both wet and dry, making it a liner too! And getting a bunch of colors in one handy little package offers not only an array of options, but a really good deal too!

CC Beauty Live: Gold Smokey Eye

I had a cocktail party this weekend and usually, I do a super dark smokey eye. This time I wanted to do something different, so I went with a black and gold look that I think turned out fabulously.

Nov 14, 2010

In Our Makeup Bag: Make Up For Ever Rock For Ever Eye Shadow Palette

What it is: Make Up For Ever Rock For Ever Eye Shadow Palette Why this should be in your bag I feel like it's been ages since I've reviewed a palette! Even though they are super cute and convenient, it's hard to find one where I would use every single shade.

Nov 3, 2010

In Our Makeup Bag: NYX Single Eyeshadow

Eyeshadow is the perfect way to highlight a gorgeous set of peepers or just enhance your look. It instantly steps-up your makeup and gives you a little bit more "oomph"! I find wearers of eyeshadow are usually split into two categories: ones who stick to neutrals and ones who love colors.

Oct 27, 2010

Sep 29, 2010

In Our Makeup Bag: Jemma Kidd Make Up School Crushed Jewel Creme Duo

What it is: Jemma Kidd Make Up School Crushed Jewel Creme Duo in 04 Black Diamond Why this should be in your bag: This versatile little product is perfect for taking you from day to night. It contains a satiny, cream eyeshadow and, when you screw the bottom off, multicolor glitter to go over top.

Sep 27, 2010

The Weekly Ten: Worst Fall Fashion Trends

he first day of fall came only a week ago and I've already stuffed all my shorts into a duffel and shoved them under my bed. Nothing, I tell you, nothing (okay, other than Starbucks Pumpkin Spice Lattes), is more enticing about fall than the clothing choices. I mean, where to start?

Aug 25, 2010

In Our Makeup Bag: Urban Decay Vegan Palette

What it is: Urban Decay Vegan Palette Why this should be in your bag: Every girl needs a nice eyeshadow palette. They are totally foolproof, since the company itself picked out an array of complimentary shades for you.

Aug 18, 2010

In Our Makeup Bag: Sigma Complete Brush Kit

What it is: Sigma Complete Brush Kit Why this should be in your bag: Makeup brushes are essential for any girl who wears eyeshadow, blush, bronzer, etc (read: EVERYONE).

Jul 25, 2010

CC Beauty Live: The Daytime Smokey Eye + 50th Episode Surprise!

Sometimes daytime makeup can get boring. And sometimes daytime in general (like when you're at a dull internship) can get really, really boring. And that is when it's time to make a change (hello, Michael Jackson reference) and add a little more oomph to your look.

Jul 7, 2010

In Our Makeup Bag: My Smokey Classics by Lauren Luke

What it is: My Smokey Classics Palette by Lauren Luke Why this should be in your bag: If you've never heard of Lauren Luke, listen up! She got her start by posting makeup tutorials and is now the 2nd most popular Youtube user in all of the UK!

Dec 26, 2009

CC Beauty Live: Golden Eye

New Year's is almost here and after many nights with a classic smokey eye, I thought it might be nice to change it up. After all, the new year is all about change, right? So I came up with this subtle gold smokey look that will still draw attention to your eyes without the fuss of all that black eyeshadow.