I’ve never been one for full-face makeup. The most I ever do is glide on some lipstick and head out the door, ain’t no one got time for primers, foundation, eyeliner, eye shadow, brows, mascara, etc. I’m actually so behind with makeup that I just got into liquid lipsticks two months ago. So, needless to say, I am no expert in this area.
But I want to change all that. I want to turn over a new leaf and learn how to use makeup! I’m in my mid-twenties and feel like I’m playing catch up to people who’ve mastered cat-eye’s and how to properly cover up acne at age fourteen. Meanwhile I’m still over here trying not to mess up my lipstick application (darn you thin lips!).Continue reading
A few years ago I walked into my local The Face Shop just to browse around and see what they had. I did not know that that day I would walk out with the cutest little thing imaginable. The Lovely Me:ex Petit Cheek Stick! Check out the product shots below:
It wouldn’t be Etude House if their products didn’t scream just cute and girly. And I am okay with that. Did I just write okay? I meant, “thank jeebus for that!” The world can never have too many cute things. Where should I start with this little guy? I’ve actually had this product before, a year or so ago? But due to it… breaking, I had to throw it out. Boy, was I devastated. I’ve been meaning to buy it again but my good friend Ruby ended up surprising me with three (3!) different colors of it! She’s just the best right?
I love love love the ombre look for lips. Seriously, when done well it gives off a very cute, doll like image. But I have noticed one thing about this look, it works extremely well for thick lips and those of us with thinner lips are kind of left hanging. I mean just look at her lips! Continue reading