Huda Beauty Liquid Matte Minis - Red Edition

Huda Beauty Liquid Matte Lipstick Swatch

There are times when I get that feeling that I need to try something new, more often than I would like, but I have been itching lately to try Huda Beauty and so it began…

You’ve probably noticed that like mine, your Instagram feed is probably flooded with Huda Beauty makeup pictures from beauty gurus so yes, I’ve been thinking about Huda Beauty lately.

I finally realized that it was probably a sign from the gods for me to get the lipsticks and Huda Beauty walked into my life!

 Huda Beauty Liquid Matte Minis - Red Edition
Huda Beauty Liquid Matte Minis – Red Edition

So of course, I want to share my swatching experience with my lovely readers!

Was that a mistake? Well keep on reading to find out!Read More »

Wet N Wild 15 Minutes Aflame

Why Everyone Deserves Fifteen Minutes!

Okay, I’m not talking about fame or anything…if only right?

I’m talking about my new Wet N Wild  lipstick in the shade 15 minutes Aflame. It’s definitely more on the girly side with a bright but creamy  finish. For the price, this lipstick is one to consider. It’s rich and creamy formula easily glides on. It’s also a build-able lipstick but a little goes a long way. Let’s find out how it swatched…Read More »

Three Facts about the shade Purple

I found myself unusually  wearing quite a bit of purplish lipstick colors this winter mostly because it was fun and brightened me up on the cold and sad looking winter days. I was amazed at how much I basically wore my bright colors and pretty much ignored everything else. The shades of purple were giving me life! Being intrigued by my winter purplish lips obsession, I googled and found some interesting facts about the color purple.

1.Purple is the color mostly associated with royalty and luxury.No need to tell me twice, I’m liking the sound of this already. All the rich an the richest of the rich would would wear purple to show off their wealth.

photo-jan-12-4-24-29-pm2.Purple is a universally flattering color that will compliment any complexion. With that said, there shall be no skin tone left behind. No excuses to not slap a shade of purple on and pucker up.


3. It’s sort of mystical in a sense and it also helps you to be more creative. No wonder I was drawn to them when the skies were dark and gloomy. I was looking for creative ways to brighten my day.


How do you feel about purple? Let me know. Until next time…pucker up xoxo

How To Wear Summer Lips in Winter

How I make my summer color work is by pairing my lipstick with a colorful top, scarf or even with my nail polish and it instantly elevates my outfit. One of my fun shades is the NYX Summer Breeze, which is like a bubble gum pink that goes perfectly with my skin tone. It is matte and may be slightly more drying in the winter. To help with that dryness, I use Vaseline before I apply my lip liner and lipstick. You can also apply a topcoat of lip gloss on it as well for extra moisture.

Summer Lipstic
Summer Lipstick

Winter is not one of my favorite seasons of the year, however that doesn’t stop me from sporting some of my fun summer shades to brighten up my look and my day. I don’t tend to follow trends when it comes to lipstick shades, I just practically use what I have and make it work for me. One of the things that I stay consistent with, however, is using my lip scrub, especially in the winter time.

How do you wear your summer shades in winter? Let me know. XOXO

Berrylicious Winter Lips

Milani and Almay
Milani and Almay

There are times when I’m not looking for a specific lipstick so what I do is pick out a lip liner first and get inspiration from that to choose on a lipstick shade. It’s the same as picking out your shoes first and getting inspiration from your shoes to put the rest of your outfit together. So, recently I was at Wal-Mart and went through the beauty aisle – of course, and the Milani 12 Lip Liner caught my eye. I’ve just started trying out Milani lip products and actually liked them so this was another opportunity for me to try another lip product.

After I got my lip liner I then searched for a fun lipstick shade that I could possiblypair with it and I ended up with Almay 120 with a medium-red shade. I was so excited to put these two lip shades together and was impressed with the results. These two shades had my lips puckering in berrylicious style.

Almay lipstick 120 and Milani 12 Lip Liner
Almay lipstick 120 and Milani 12 Lip Liner