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1970’s Fashion – Get the Makeup Look of Jennifer O’Neill

Jennifer O'Neill

Here’s a 1975 magazine cover of actress Jennifer O’Neill. She’s one of those people that if you see her today, she’s even more beautiful. I guess nine marriages keeps you looking youthful ­čśë Jennifer now resides in Nashville on a horse farm. Here’s what I did to get this mid-70’s look:

FACE: With my fingers, I blended Guerlain Lingerie de Peau Foundation in Beige Clair. Under the eyes, I applied Covergirl Simply Ageless Concealer in Corrector. With the brush included… Continue┬áreading | 5 Comments

makeup instruction, vintage

1920’s Fashion – Get the Makeup Look of Anny Ondra

Actress Anny Ondra

Anny Ondra was a Czech actress that played in a few very, very early Hitchcock thrillers. I love this pic of her because it’s very modern. This is wearable 1920’s makeup. Everyone did not look like a “flapper” or at least what we think of when we think vampy lipstick flappers with blunt bangs. Here’s what I did to get an Anny Ondra inspired makeup look:

FACE: I applied Shiseido Stick Foundation in O20 and blended with a makeup sponge. Under… Continue┬áreading | 10 Comments

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Wet n Wild Silent Treatment Eyeshadow Trio Review & Swatch

Wet n Wild Color Icon Eyeshadow Trio Silent Treatment Swatch

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I’ve been more than pleased with every Wet n Wild eyeshadow that I have purchased in the past year. Early this year, Wet n Wild launched many more Color Icon Eyeshadow Trios and a few palettes. It’s March and I’ve finally been able to find them! Out of the trios, the one that I thought I’d get the most mileage out of is Silent Treatment. This is a plummy neutral trio. The… Continue┬áreading | 4 Comments


Everyday Minerals Mineral Eyeshadow Review – Neutrals

Everyday Minerals Eyeshadow Review
Picture of samples with flash on.

Here’s reviews and swatches of Everyday Minerals Mineral Eyeshadow, a mineral makeup company located in Austin, Texas. These colors are light neutrals ranging from a matte to a shimmer finish.

1 – Chamomile Shimmer Eyeshadow – This is an awesome pale yellow with buttery gold shimmer. This is a great base for light “ruddy” complexions. The yellow neutralizes redness on the lids. Overall it gives a very delicate look.

2 – Sea Horse Pearl Eyeshadow


Alima Pure Minerals Eyeshadow Review – Light Neutrals

Here are more of the samples that I purchased of Alima Pure Minerals eye products after reading reviews and getting recommendations from Lovely Android and Scenthive. These are all light, neutral colors. These aren’t the most “fun” shades of eyeshadow but I’ll guarantee that I’ll use them the most.

Alima Pure Mineral Eyeshadow Review

a. Satin Matte Eyeshadow in Dove – A super light pebble gray (hints of brown) with a matte finish. It’s very pretty and soft. I like to wear it with… Continue┬áreading | 7 Comments