Fresh Sugar Advanced Therapy Lip Therapy

Fresh Sugar Recovery Lip Mask Advanced Therapy Review

Do you wear lip treatments to bed? Do you prefer fancy lip masks or plain old Chapstick? I love exfoliating my lips and wearing a thick coat of lip balm before bed. So I was thrilled when I got to try the Fresh Sugar Recovery Lip Mask Advanced Therapy.

According to the Nordstrom website this is “A leave-on lip mask clinically proven to help recover and repair the look of extra-dry lips overnight. It locks in hydration for a smooth, plump appearance. The dermatologist-developed lip treatment soothes skin and smoothes dry patches while you sleep—or whenever you need extra care—to …

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Patrick Ta Major Beauty Headlines - Double-Take Crème & Powder Blush

New Patrick Ta Major Beauty Headlines Double-Take Creme & Powder Blush – She’s Blushing

Patrick Ta came out with a few new blushes a few weeks back. I picked up the Patrick Ta Major Headlines Double-Take Creme & Powder Blush in the shade She’s Blushing. I love that this is a creme and powder blush. It’s like you get two blushes for the price of one.

The Sephora website says that this is “A compact with two complementary blush formulas that give you full, bold color—guaranteed to turn heads. This compact combines a pigmented, weightless powder paired with a hydrating, dewy cream designed to layer together for a bold, dimensional finish.”

Packaging Of The

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Tom Ford Smoky Quartz Eyeshadow Quad

New Tom Ford Eye Color Creme Eyeshadow Quad Smoky Quartz

Tom Ford released 3 eyeshadow quads with a new creme powder formula. I picked up 2 of these quads. This is my review for the Tom Ford Eye Color Creme Eyesahdow Quad Smoky Quartz. Do you like shimmer eyeshadows or matte ones? In addition, Smoky Quartz is the only quad out the newly released quads with all matte shades.

The Sephora website says this is “A palette inspired by Tom Ford’s philosophy of sculpting features with light and symmetry that contours eyes with melting, magnetizing shades.”

Tom Ford Smoky Quartz Eye Color Creme Eyeshadow Quad

Packaging Of The Tom Ford Smoky Quartz Eye Color Creme Eyeshadow Quad

This quad …

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Facial Oils

Moisturizing Face Oils In My Skincare Routine

When you think of face oil, do you immediately think of acne? That is far from the truth actually. Oils provide your skin with hydration, nourish and soften it. In this post I want to share three moisturizing face oils in my skincare routine.

Face Oils
The Ordinary Rose Hip Seed Oil

The Ordinary 100% Organic Cold-Pressed Rose Hip Seed Oil

I use this as the last step in my night time skincare routine. My skin loves this when it is dry and in need of some extra TLC. My skin feels less irritated in the morning after using this. It …

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Tom Ford Tiger Eye Eyeshadow Palette

New Tiger Eye Tom Ford Eye Color Quad Creme Eyeshadow Palette Review

Tom Ford came out with three new palettes with this creme formula. I love the Tom Ford Quads which have the wet and dry formula. So I was excited to try these creme palettes. I picked up the Tiger Eye Tom Ford Eye Color Quad Creme Eyeshadow Palette.

The Nordstrom website says this is “A palette inspired by Tom Ford’s philosophy of sculpting features with light and symmetry, contouring your eyes in melting, magnetizing shades.”

Tiger Eye Tom Ford Eye Color Quad

Packaging Of The Tiger Eye Tom Ford Eye Color Quad Creme Eyeshadow

This quad is housed in Tom Ford’s signature cognac compact with gold detailing. …

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Black Brown Smokey Eye With Nude Lipstick

Black Brown Smokey Eye With Nude Lipstick Look

For the longest time, I stayed away from Black Eyeshadow. After all I am a brown eyeshadow gal. I love neutrals and have a huge collection of eyeshadows. Black smokey eyes is out of my comfort zone. That’s why I decided to do this black brown smokey eye with nude lipstick look. Let’s see how it went.

Black Brown Smokey Eye With Nude Lipstick

Cream Eyeshadows For My Black Brown Smokey Eye Look

As my base I used the Nudestix Magnetic Eye Color in the shade Night. It is really pigmented and I was scared to use it at first as my darkest looks have been with …

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Valentine's Look With Pink Makeup

Valentine’s Look With Some Fun Pink Makeup

Pink and red are colors associated with Valentine’s Day. This year I decided to do my Valentine’s look with some fun pink makeup. Pink eyeshadow is out of my comfort zone. Pink lipsticks I adore. So I decided to go out of my comfort zone with my eye makeup, but still use some other lip and cheek products that I am comfortable using. Best of both worlds.

Pink Eyeshadow For Valentine’s Look

I recently purchase the Natasha Denona Mini Crush Palette. And it is PINK!. It is perfect for Valentine’s Day. I was initially scared to use these bold …

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Sunday Riley Good Genes

Sunday Riley Good Genes Lactic Acid Treatment Review

Today, the Skincare market is overloaded with so many products. Skincare that targets different problem areas. Consumers are constantly being bombarded with so much information. It can get overwhelming at times. Chemical exfoliant, Physical exfoliant, AHA’s, Retinol etc etc. I purchased a gift set with multiple products and Sunday Riley’s Good Genes All-In-One Lactic Acid Treatment was one of the products. This product really hooked me, fast. In fact, I did not know much about it before buying it. Now that I have purchased it twice, because it works for me I found out more about it.

Sephora website says …

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Natasha Denona Mini Crush Palette

New Natasha Denona Mini Crush Eyeshadow Palette for Valentine’s Day Review And Swatches

I love Natasha Denona eyeshadow palettes. After discovering the brand last year I have been slowly collecting her eyeshadow palettes. I have her Midi Love Palette and the Mini Love palette. But I love minis because they are so easy to travel with. That’s why I got the Natasha Denona Mini Crush Eyeshadow Palette. It’s a new release especially for Valentine’s Day.

Sephora website says this is “A limited-edition (…) eyeshadow palette that is based on the midi-size Love Palette and comes with a medium-blending eyeshadow brush.”

Natasha Denona Mini Crush Palette
Natasha Denona Mini Crush Palette

Packaging Of The Natasha Denona Mini Crush Palette

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Glow Recipe plum Plump Cream

Glow Recipe Plum Plump Hyaluronic Acid Moisturizer Review

Glow Recipe came out with a new product a few months ago. They introduced the Plum Plump Hyaluronic Acid Moisturizer to their skincare line. I was kindly gifted this product in exchange for my honest opinion. In December I posted my first impressions on Instagram. And now it’s time for a full review. My Instagram handle is @blushnbasil and I post about makeup, skincare reviews with a dash of looks on my account.

Sephora website says this is “A hydrating, skin-balancing, whipped gel cream in a refillable jar, packed with polyglutamic acid, hyaluronic acid, and plum for visibly plump, glowing …

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