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Natasha Denona Gold Glow Highlight Duo Review & Swatches

Glow Gold Natasha Denona Gold Glow Highlight Duo ($42.00 for 0.5 oz.) is for someone who loves warm, gold highlighter and never feels like their highlighter has enough glitter in it. The Diamond Powder is a more sparkly formula, and that particular shade is described “sparkling,” though I’d say it’s teetering on the side of full-on glitter, while the Super Glow formula is more finely-milled with a shiny sheen but less overt sparkle… but it, too, had a good amount of sparkle and micro-glitter. If you’re not into glitter, give this a total miss, and for those who do like glitter, the texture of both shades was difficult to work with as they were so dense that they were stiff...

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Dior Backstage Collection for Fall/Winter 2019

Release Date + About the Launch Dior has created its first professional makeup line: a collection of makeup artist essentials inspired by the energy backstage at the runway shows. The Custom Eye Palette is the Dior makeup artists’ secret weapon for pro eye makeup looks, from natural to sophisticated, thanks to a unique gel that transforms eyeshadow into eyeliner. The Dior Backstage Custom Eye Palette contains: an eyeshadow primer, a shadow-to-eyeliner transforming gel, a metallic gold eyeshadow topper, five shimmer eyeshadows, and a high-pigment matte eyeshadow. Now online Sephora

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How to Apply Liquid Eyeshadow with Ease!

Liquid eyeshadow has become more and more popular in the last few years, and the formulas have improved significantly making how to apply liquid eyeshadow easier than before!  There is often a learning curve with most liquid eyeshadow formulas, so let's dive into the nuances of liquid eyeshadow application and help you get the hang of them faster! Best Tools for Liquid Eyeshadow A lot of liquid eyeshadows have an included applicator--usually a doe-foot applicator--and frankly, I don't find that they are practical or that useful.  Plus, from a hygiene standpoint, it's much better to get what you need onto Continue Reading…

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MAC x Pony Park Sky’s the Limit Extra Dimension Skinfinish Review & Swatches

MAC Sky's the Limit Extra Dimension Skinfinish ($38.50 for 0.28 oz.) is a bright, pale white gold with an almost cool, silverish undertones and slightly warmer, pale gold shimmer and micro-sparkle.  There was a faint bit of larger shimmer/sparkle throughout, but it had a wetter sheen when applied to skin. It had nearly opaque pigmentation but could be sheered out if preferred. The texture was smooth, dense but not too firmly pressed in the pan, so I didn't have trouble picking up product with a brush, though I felt like the raised center wasn't ideal (but would be worn away Continue Reading…

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