I ordered 3 Deviant Lipsticks and a few other lippies from the indie cosmetic line, Evil Shades. And I’m happy that I did. I have been very happy with the 6 items that I ordered. I was going to review/swatch all the items in one article, but each deserve their own spotlight. Especially a lipstick that is pin-up perfect, rockabilly red, and could easily be rocked by Robert Smith.
Here’s one of those pin-up “patriotic” 1940’s looks, something to raise, mmhmmm, morale. I will never grow tired of red lipstick! Never. Here’s what I did to get this bombshell, vintage look of the stunning Martha Vickers:
FACE: As always, complexion should be to perfection. With my Elizabeth Arden Foundation Brush, I applied a small amount of Lancôme Absolue Makeup in Ecru 10. Under the eyes, I applied Covergirl Simply Ageless Concealer
Weekly Cheap Secret:
How have I not written a review of any of the Revlon Matte Lipsticks? This is one of my all time favorite lipstick formulas. The formula is matte but not drying and there is a wide range of colors. Today I’m introducing you to Really Red 006. It’s what the name implies! All lovers of vintage and retro beauty should own this tube of lipstick!
As you may know, I am a sucker for packaging. But, aren’t we all? And beauty brands know this. If they want to stand out of the back, they need catchy packaging. TheBalm Overshadows are 100% mineral shadows in packaging featuring glamorous pin-up babes.
These loose shadows comes in four shades with four different Vargas-ish babes on the package. There is If Your Are Rich, I am Single which is a shimmery mauve with silver shimmer. There is No Money, No Honey which is a super pale gold… Continue reading | 1 Comment
TheBalm has released an adorable trio palette featuring their famous powders. The palette comes in a cheeky cheesecakey sailor friendly package. It features Bahama Mama which is a deeper bronzed tan powder that can be used as a bronzer, eyeshadow, or a contour powder. The other is Hot Mama which is a shimmery pinky peach that is close to NARS Orgasm Blush. This can be used as a blush, shadow or highlighter. I love this one. Finally there is Sexy Mama which is a… Continue reading