Pat McGrath LuxeTrance Lipstick Review and Swatches | Realness

The sequins, limited releases, expensive prices, and the boring excuse that I have too much makeup deterred me from trying Pat McGrath’s makeup line when it first launched. The excessive alliteration and descriptive claims on her website reminded me of something I would have tried to write in grade five and I kind of hated…… Continue reading Pat McGrath LuxeTrance Lipstick Review and Swatches | Realness

Surratt Beauty Lipslique Lipstick | Eglantine & Oh L’Amour

The Surratt Beauty Lipslique Lipsticks in Eglantine and Oh L’Amour were the highlight of my Sephora VIB Sale Haul. They’re officially described as “an alternative to lipstick.” I’d say that would be true a couple decades ago, but there are so many different formulas on the market today. I purchased two Lipsliques after reading several…… Continue reading Surratt Beauty Lipslique Lipstick | Eglantine & Oh L’Amour

Dior Addict Lacquer Stick in 570 LA Pink | First Impressions Review and Swatches

I had trouble finding reviews and swatches for the new Dior Addict Lacquer Sticks, especially in the shade 570 LA Pink. I’ve only had this lipstick for a day, but I wanted to share my first impressions as quickly as possible. LA Pink is described as a “rosewood,” which is pretty accurate. The finish is pretty shiny,…… Continue reading Dior Addict Lacquer Stick in 570 LA Pink | First Impressions Review and Swatches

#TheLipPencil: New Lipliners from Bite Beauty

I have been testing out the new lipliners, called The Lip Pencil, from Bite Beauty throughout the month and I am ready to share my thoughts with you. Bite Beauty is one of my favourite brands, so that made my first ever makeup-related VoxBox from Influenster all the more exciting. (I received this products complimentary from…… Continue reading #TheLipPencil: New Lipliners from Bite Beauty

The Perfect Bite Set

Although gift sets are often seem like a great deal, they’re only a good deal if the value of the items that you’ll use is greater than the value of the set. It should be obvious, yet I continue to fall for these “deals,” whether I’m at Sephora  or in the grocery store. However, I still…… Continue reading The Perfect Bite Set