Natasha Denona: Worth the hype?

The Natasha Denona Eyeshadow Palette 5 in 2 (Rosewood, Lavender Gray, Shell, Light Coral, and Maroon) contains one matte and four metallic eyeshadows. The official description claims that they are “buttery” (not literally) and “soft” (this is true). The formula is supposed to be “revolutionary” (not really), “ultra pigmented” (only if you apply them a certain…… Continue reading Natasha Denona: Worth the hype?

#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

Duochrome Highlighters

I’ve never been the biggest fan of highlighters (#oilyskinproblems), but they’re often too pretty to resist, especially when in duochrome form. They’re also devilishly tricky to photograph. Celestial by Makeup Geek is a gorgeous icy lavender with a luminous to metallic finish depending on application. I wouldn’t call it a true duochrome; iridescent would be a…… Continue reading Duochrome Highlighters

Charlotte Tilbury: Filmstar Bronze & Glow

When I began to hear about the Charlotte Tilbury makeup brand on Reddit and BeautyTalk, I initially thought that it was overhyped. After trying a few products over the past two years, I have found that certain products are indeed overrated (namely the Magic cream and eyeshadow palettes), but several products are surprisingly quite good!…… Continue reading Charlotte Tilbury: Filmstar Bronze & Glow

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