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The Lipstick League – Week of 7/11/16

Ida Lupino

The Lipstick League – week of 7.11.16

Question of the Week: Name the last free beauty sample you received that ultimately led to the purchase of a full-size product.

EauMG’s Answer: This is when my Empties come in handy! I ended up buying Nature Republic Ginseng Royal Silk Watery Cream after using a teeny tiny sample because I liked the weird texture. What about you? 

Clumps of Mascara – Who knew it could be possible to be THIS obsessed… Continue reading


LUSH Tuca Tuca EDP Perfume Review

LUSH Tuca Tuca

“Purple” Flowers Week 2014

LUSH Tuca Tuca is described as “the scent of a bright pop song…with a fantasy violet accord that works its way into your subconscious”. So, Tuca Tuca is supposed to be the ear worm of scents. A nose worm? OK, that just sounds nasty. I don’t think Tuca Tuca is nasty but I do find it to be weird.

Like many LUSH perfumes, Tuca Tuca is loud. It can project across a room. It has a rather odd but delightful… Continue reading | 4 Comments

makeup instruction, vintage

1930’s Fashion – Get the Makeup Look of Ida Lupino

1940's Ida Lupino

Ida Lupino was often referred to as “a model of modern feminist filmaking“. She often chose feminist acting roles (after a few budget “bad girl” roles) and in the early 50’s she was the first woman to direct a film-noir. She was also a writer and producer. My best guess is that this is a pic of Ida from the 1930’s. She spent most of the 1930’s blonde but this photo has been colored and I think they did her hair in her natural brown… Continue reading | 6 Comments

Blog Weekly Roundup

The Lipstick League – Week of 8.15.11

Ida Lupino in a bathing suit.

The Lipstick League – week of 8.15.11

Question of the Week: – What’s your favorite haircare line?

EauMG’s Answer: I admit that I have never been loyal to a haircare line. Carrie from Eyeliner on a Cat did got me hooked on One ‘n Only Argan products available at Sally’s. One of the few haircare products that I repurchased! Before that I was using MororrocanOil. I am also using a Korean line, Kerasys