Monthly Archives: September 2011

Face of the Day for a visit to the MAC counter

Face of the Day 9.22.11

Face of the Day for 9.22.11: MAC and some drugstore

I always like my makeup to look great when I go to any place where cosmetics are sold – I mean, why not? You wouldn’t go to the dentist with dirty teeth right? Well, today I was visiting my local MAC counter, so the majority of what I wore is MAC only. The MAC collections for LE products are in parens. Breakdown is below….

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Faux Pumpkin Spice Latte Recipe: My take on Starbucks

First of all, sorry for the lack of beauty related posts lately. I’ve been busy with school and haven’t found as much time as I would like to blog. However, I will give you my take on starbuck’s pumpkin spice latte! I recently have become obcessed with Starbuck’s pumpkin spice latte. They are so yummy – it’s like drinking Fall in a cup! So, I’ve been determined to make my own at home so I won’t go broke! Well, I found out through much goog’ling that I need Torani Pumpkin Spice Syrup to really make a good one. Unfortunately, this stuff is really hard to find! So, the recipe I have below satisfies my taste for pumpkin in coffee without buying the syrup. Read on for the recipe…..

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Ulta Haul: September 2011. Too Faced, China Glaze and NYX

Ulta Haul September 2011

Ulta Haul: L to R: China Glaze Haunting, Too Faced Shadow Insurance, NYX Pure Gold, Too Faced Flatbuki brush

So, I don’t usually do hauls on my blog but I felt that this mini-haul was blog-worthy. I went to Ulta this week to take advantage of Too Faced Shadow Insurance being on sale (one day only) for half price. So, I picked up two more things while I was in there and also walked out with a free gift. Read on for more….

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Revlon Ocean Breeze and Ulta Pinata-Yada-Yada Swatch

Revlon Ocean Breeze and Ulta pinata-yada-yada swatches

Revlon Ocean Breeze and Ulta Pinata-yada-yada on index finger

Today’s nail combo features a polish from Revlon’s scented nail polish line. It is a turquoise duochrome named, ‘ocean breeze.’ I have an accent nail on my index finger and that is Ulta’s Pinata-yada-yada. Read on for information on the polish and more pictures!

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