Makeup Skincare Questions Answered

5 Beauty Skincare Questions Answered

Today’s post is a little different from my other posts. It is a question- answer type of session. I have answered 5 beauty skincare questions about me. You can copy paste these questions and answer them in the comments section.

Questions and Answers

1) How many times do you wash your face daily?
Just once, at night. I take off my makeup, if I have any and then cleanse my face. After cleansing my face, I follow my night skin care routine.

2) What skin type do you have (dry, oily or combination)?
I have an oily T-zone. Over the …

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Glow Recipe Watermelon Niacinamide Dew Drops

Get Glowing With Glow Recipe’s Watermelon Niacinamide Dew Drops

I am always looking for a good highlighter. Like everyone, I want that subtle glow that mimics healthy skin. Some impart more shine than I would like, some I have tried and loved. But still I search for the next best thing. That's is how Glow Recipe's Watermelon Niacinamide Dew Drops caught my attention.

Sephora says it is “A breakthrough, multiuse highlighting serum that hydrates and visibly reduces the look of hyperpigmentation for a dewy, reflective glow—without mica, glitter, or gray cast.”

Packaging

The product packaging is very cute. For instance, the glass bottle is iridescent, glowing and light pink …

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YSL Rouge Pur Couture Slim Sheer Matte Lipstick

Amazing YSL Rouge Pur Couture Slim Sheer Matte Lipstick Review

Interesting Fact: The first oranges were not orange, they were actually green. Thankfully with these lipsticks you get what you see. Red is red, pink is pink! Today I will review five out of the twelve YSL Rouge Pur Couture Slim Sheer Matte Lipstick shades for you.

Sephora's website says “It's a sheer, lightweight matte lipstick that delivers buildable, vivid color for a perfect just-blotted lip look.”

YSL Rouge Pur Couture Slim Sheer Matte Lipstick
YSL Rouge Pur Couture Slim Sheer Matte Lipstick
Packaging

I absolutely love the packaging of these lipsticks. The lipstick is packaged in a black and a silver bullet, and looks so chic and …

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Quick Delicious Guacamole

Delicious Healthy Snack in Minutes

As I was standing in front of my fridge, with the fridge doors wide open, wondering how to satiate my rumbling tummy, I saw 2 alligator pears, in other words avocados, just waiting to be devoured. After a quick detour to the pantry, I saw an unopened packet of tortilla chips. At that moment, just plain good old chips did not feel particularly appetizing. However, guacamole and chips together sounded divine. A delicious, healthy snack in minutes.

Chips and guacamole are a classic combination but you can also try Guacamole with crunchy vegetables like cucumbers, carrots, celery. You can also …

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A Quick Under 10 Minutes Makeup Look

A Quick Under 10 Minutes Makeup Look

Quick makeup looks are the best. And this under 10 minutes makeup look is so easy and perfect for busy mornings or evenings. I did this look recently when we went out to see Christmas Lights. I think it looks fab.

Steps to achieve this look

I always moisturize my face before applying my makeup. An elaborate look or a quick makeup look, moisturizer is a must. In this look I skipped many steps, but did not skin applying moisturizer to my face.

  1. After moisturizing my face I applied concealer to spots that I needed help with. This mostly includes
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Jo Malone Wood Sage And Sea Salt

Jo Malone Wood Sage and Sea Salt Cologne Review

This is my first perfume review on the blog. Describing a perfume is so complicated. Scent is so personal. What smells great to me, might smell just good to you. Perfume smells different on everyone, because of your body chemistry. Today I will share some thoughts on one of the perfumes in my rotation, Jo Malone Wood Sage and Sea Salt Cologne.

What Sephora Has To Say

“Escape the everyday along the windswept shore where white waves break and the air is fresh with sea salt and spray. Alive with the mineral scent of the rugged cliffs mingled with the …

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Most Commonly Asked Eye Beauty Questions

Your Most Commonly Asked Eye Beauty Questions Answered

When I was getting into makeup, years ago, I asked myself these questions. Over the years, after numerous trials and errors, I realized what works best for me and what does not. Many articles on the net confirmed my hunch that these are some of the most commonly asked eye beauty questions.

1) Do you need eye cream?

Is eye cream really necessary? You get a 50/50 response from dermatologists about the need to wear eye cream. Eye area needs extra care. The skin around your eyes is more sensitive and delicate from other areas on your face. It has …

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NARS The Multiple Maui

NARS Maui Multiple Review

Did you know that there are pros and cons to multitasking. I am guilty of multitasking throughout the day. To some extent everyone is. I was not aware that multitasking had some major cons. Whenever I hear that a product is a multitasking product, I rarely believe the brand’s claims. So today let’s see if NARS The Multiple Maui lives up to its name.

What Sephora has to say about The NARS Multiple

It is “A multipurpose stick for accentuating the eyes, cheeks, lips, and body. The Multiple is designed to create a perfect, glowing complexion on any skin tone. …

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Tatcha Silk Canvas Protective Primer

Tatcha The Silk Canvas Protective Primer

A primer is a product applied to create a smooth base to hold onto make-up products that come afterward. I apply primer after my sunscreen. Actually I have combination acne prone skin and my primer helps my make-up stay on longer. So many options to select from moisturizing primer, blurring primer, color correcting or the traditional silicone-based primer.

Sephora says Tatcha The Silk Canvas Protective Primer is “A velvety priming balm of pressed silk that smooths and makes makeup last longer while keeping it out of skin, helping to prevent clogged pores and breakouts. This multitasking skin-protecting, makeup-perfecting primer is …

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What kind of coverage do you prefer from your foundation?

What is Your Preference Of Foundation Coverage?

Everyone wants different levels of coverage from their foundation. According to the condition of your skin, you may sometimes want full coverage or simply want something with sheer coverage. And gladly we have many options to choose from. So what is your preference of foundation coverage? Light, Sheer, Medium or full coverage?

My Preference

My preference would be sheer to light on a day to day basis. Occasionally I do opt for a medium coverage foundation. What kind of foundation you pick depends on what finish you desire and what skin conditions you want to cover.

Sheer/Light foundation will let …

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