Posts Tagged ‘drugstore makeup’

Hot Stuff: Summer Beauty Must Haves

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  I know it’s barely spring, but all the recent beauty releases have me thinking forward to summer! For me, summer beauty is all about effortless glam, glowing skin and incorporating beauty brights into my look. Take a peek at the products that I plan to add to my beauty arsenal this summer: Laura Mercier […]

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Sneak Peek: SheaMoisture Cosmetics Collection!

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Makeup lovers rejoice – we have a new cosmetic collection to swoon over! SheaMoisuture, maker of some of the most fab hair and body care products around, have entered the world of color cosmetics! The products were spied backstage a few days ago at Project Runway alum Korto Momulu’s fashion show at NYFW. The brand’s PR […]

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5 Fabulous Mascaras Under $10!

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Gone are the days where I spent $20-30 on mascara. For the past year or two, I’ve been using drugstore mascaras pretty exclusively. Were my pricier favorites fabulous? Indeed, they were. But when you’re tossing your mascara every three months (and you’d better be…bacteria is real y’all!), plus trying out new ones all the time, it really starts to […]

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Rimmel Show Off Lip Lacquer, Pics + Swatches

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Rimmel has a new lip product for summer that definitely lives up to it’s name. Introducing Rimmel Show Off Lip Lacquer, $5.49! Here’s what Rimmel says about these highly pigmented lip colors: Earth-Shattering Color For the first time, the intense, richer color of a lipstick is enhanced by a smooth satin shine Ultra-intense, ultra-comfortable – it […]

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Bombshell Beauty Review: COVERGIRL Queen Collection All Day Flawless Foundation

Greetings, bombshells! Today I’ve got a product review of a great new beauty gem out in stores now, COVERGIRL Queen Collection All Day Flawless Foundation, $9.79. The latest release from COVERGIRL’s Queen Collection products for women of color, All Day Flawless Foundation promises to be a foundation, concealer and powder. Here’s what the brand says: […]

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Luxe or Less?: NARS Highlighting Blush Powder in Albatross vs Black Radiance Artisan Color Baked Bronzer in Caramel

I’m always obsessed with some beauty product or other, and once I’ve got something beauty-related on my brain, I can’t get it off! For the last several months I have been totally obsessed with products for the cheeks, specifically products that highlight or contour. An artfully sculpted cheek can up the glam factor of any […]

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Find Your Perfect Foundation Match with the L’Oréal True Match App

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If you’ve seen any of the recent L’Oréal TV commercials starring Beyoncé or Jennifer Lopez, then you know that L’Oréal True Match foundation is all about finding the perfect foundation for every skin tone. Not only do they match skin tones, but they also match undertones, which I love. Oftentimes beauty brands think all women of color have […]

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Review: Black Radiance Eye Appeal Eyeshadow Palette in Downtown Browns

While reading Nouveau Cheap (an awesome drugstore beauty blog!) recently, I learned that Black Radiance had released three 8-pan eyeshadow palettes at Walgreens stores. This wasn’t too surprising seeing that Black Radiance is owned by Markwins Beauty, the same company that owns Wet ‘n Wild, who released 8-pan eyeshadow palettes last year, but my interest […]

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Get Queen Latifah’s Super Bowl Makeup Look!

Well,the Saints and the Colts gave us one heck of a game last Sunday, but the Saints and the “Who Dat” nation prevailed! While others are still watching play-backs of the game, I’m focusing on Queen Latifah’s beauty game! The Queen always looks fabulous, and her appearance at the Super Bowl was no different. Lucky […]

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