I love my lipstick like I love my husband Matt(e) 

It’s pretty obvious I have a love for lipsticks. I’ll choose a bold lip color over shadows any day. I blame the Houston climate. Right now my obsession is that of matte lipsticks. There are a variety of lipstick finishes and knowing the difference will help you determine the best look for you.  Matte: (My FAVORITE)…

Hard Candy Velvet Matte

The new Hard Candy Velvet Mousse matte lip color is in one word “Ah-mazing”. With the price point of 6.oo, they’re definitely worth a try. The consistency is smooth and goes on easily. Colour payoff is rich and vibrant They’re a matte finish. So once dry, they last almost the entire day. I applied it…

90 day no heat challenge…30 days in

So today marks 30 days into my 90 day no heat challenge 🙌🏾. So many emotions 😂 week one I wanted to cry. No hooded dryer…It took forever for my hair to dry. I swore I got an ear infection. In order to stretch my hair, I would wear my go to top bun or…

Black Radiance Perfect Tones

I went to H.E.B. this morning and stumbled upon these beauties. I love rich vibrant colors. They were 1.74 each! And I found 1.oo off coupons so .74¢ each, honey you don’t have to ask me twice. I took them all….   From top to bottom: Purple Passion Afro Chic (Matte) Hollywood Glam (Matte)  Red…

KaePop Colourpop 

February 4, 2016, Karreuche Tran teamed up with Colourpop and launched her own fashionable,yet affordable makeup collection. Sold exclusively on  https://colourpop.com/ With prices rainging from 5.oo to 8.oo, these colors are perfect for everyday and every skintone.  I honestly only know of Karreuche because of her history with CB but once I saw the swatches…

Hard to Resist Reds

   Ok ladies, Valentine’s Day is a week away. I want to give you ladies some ideas for the perfect red lip. From Matte to gloss the possibilities are endless.    Starting from top to bottom: M.A.C.-Glam M.A.C.-Ruby Woo M.A.C.-Absolute Power M.A.C.-Oh What Joy (limited     edition) Revlon-Really Red Wet’n’Wild-Spotlight Red Wet’n’Wild-Cherry Frost M.A.C.-Strawberry…

M.A.C. Rewards Program

Great news for all the M.A.C. Addicts out there. M.A.C. Cosmetics recently debuted a 3-tiered rewards program for the makeup obsessed.       M.A.C. Select is a free to enroll program that offers shoppers to enjoy exclusive benefits of shopping frequently with M.A.C. The more you spend, the higher you move up the elite ladder. …

Foundation Formulations 

There are a ton of formulas on the market when it comes to foundation. But which one is best for your skin type? One major complaint I hear from my clients is that their makeup either slides off or looks cakey. Well to start things off, you should always always always start with a fresh…

Brushology

   Being a MUA I find myself collecting a lot of brushes. But which brushes are needed for your everyday look? These brushes are a necessity for beginners and professionals.  Foundation Brush~ this is your basic foundation brush. You apply with a back and forth motion, mimicking brush strokes. This brush gives you a light to…

Purple Kisses

My love for lipsticks! I tried purple lipstick about a year ago and fell in love.💜     Here a some of my favorites:    From top to bottom: MAC~Up the Amp Wet’n’Wild~Vamp it Up Milani~Matte Fearless Milani~Matte Glam Jordana~Matte Dare Milani~Violet Volt Wet’n’Wild~Ravin’ Raisin AbsoluteNY~Boysen Berry MAC~Smoked Purple MAC~Rebel LaGirl~Blushing LaGirl~Coy Jordana~Caberet (lip liner)…