YSL Lipsticks…The Latest Shades May Shock You! Drool-Worthy or Not?


Totally obsessed with this intense couture lipstick collection inspired by Monsieur Saint Laurent’s "iconic color palette—red, fuchsia and orange—customize your look with luminous red". Three fashion-forward shades to adorn your lips with a dramatic look. Years ago I wore a frosted purple shade called Breezy from Ultima. The color was gorgeous but eventually went out of … [Read more...]

Tom Ford’s Limited Editon Nail and Lip Collection Is All You Need!


As I confessed the other day I'm more than a "makeup junkie" I'm a "serious collector". That's why I'm totally loving this limited-edition collection from Tom Ford Beauty. Tom Ford Beauty (Gucci fame before introducing Tom Ford Beauty) combines the best of fall's lip and nail colors in this stunning black box. It's filled with this season's hottest new shades. The Lip Colors … [Read more...]

Charlotte Tilbury…Kissing Lipsticks! Mwah, Smack, Smooch


Buying lipsticks used to be a favorite pastime of mine...now it's a passion!!! Always searching for the perfect color and formula. Even if you can't afford the Valentino boots and top you can at least buy the lipstick to match the pieces on your "wish list". We've recently discovered Charlotte Tilbury's (renowned make-up artist) amazing collection of lipsticks, matching lip … [Read more...]

“Let Them Eat Cake” Lipstick Works For Me!


I would buy this lipstick just for it's name...Let Them Eat Cake! (Marie Antoinette coined the best phrase ages ago!) First off I LOVE cake and secondly, Poppy Queen's lipsticks are and always have been my favorite since I was introduced them to six years ago at Barneys Cosmetics Counter. I wore her black lip gloss ( Black Sinner Shine) til there was nothing left in the little … [Read more...]

Layer Your Lips with NARS


"First impressions" mean a lot and that includes your lipstick, too! We love NARS recent collection for Nordstrom. The collection is all about layering different lip textures in similar neutral tones. Makes a great "lasting impression" especially on your lips. The collection called...'Baiser de Feu' Lip Bag features three sensational lip textures...a gloss, a pencil and a … [Read more...]

Natural Lip Colors That Never Go Out of Style!


While every cosmetic "lipstick" line boasts long-lasting moisturizing formula....it's the lip color that's most important to us. They pretty much all do the same thing give or take a full mwah on a coffee cup. During the day I love a natural look and Edward Bess lipsticks all have that ultra-natural appeal. Very similar to Armani colors but I decided to try something different. … [Read more...]

Makeup Trends We Love


Today I thought I'd share some of my favorite makeup trends. Although I love anything shimmery I probably wouldn't wear the bright silver glittery lipstick. My two favorite "naughtier" lipstick colors are from Laura Mercier, known for their moisturizing lipstick and Poppy Queen, known for their sheer tints of outrageous colors. These two dark shades have become classic tones … [Read more...]

Embrace The Blues…The Latest Tip For Your Lips


Our friend, Ehmonie from the ever-so hip blog What's Haute has shared another hauntingly stylish lip color with us. A few months ago she introduced us to grey lipstick. While it looked great on the models it was bleak and ghoulish looking in person. Are you ready for this season's hot new trend??? Ehmonie is now introducing us to blue lipstick. That's right....blue lipstick! I … [Read more...]

Orange Ya Glad Spring Is Here!


What better way to burst into Spring than with Mac's orange lips and Lulu Guinness' bright orange Lips Clutch.Two exciting looks that will take you through spring and summer.This dramatic of-the-moment color is the perfect way to add a punch of color to any outfit you're sporting! We'd pair Courreges all white High Neck Cotton Satin Dress with bright orange lips and Lulu's … [Read more...]

Rick Owens Incredibly Cool LBD is a Knock Out We’re Craving!


If A Few Goody Gumdrops is your daily read then you must know....Rick Owens is in our top five designers that we CRAVE! Some of Owens pieces are a tad too clingy but you can't blame a fashion blogger for trying them on anyway. We're obsessing over his Silk Jersey Scoopneck dress with the rib knit yoke and long sleeves in black made of viscose and silk. If you're … [Read more...]