• Swatched: NYX Matte Lip Creams Zurich & Cannes

    Swatched: NYX Matte Lip Creams Zurich & Cannes

    I’m pretty sure I own every shade of NYX Lip Creams. Zurich and Cannes look very similar from the tubes but as you can see in the swatches Zurich is muck lighter than Cannes although they are in the same pinky-nude color family. They’re a little too pink to be a MLBB (my lips but […]

  • Dupe Alert: MAC “Nightmoth” Lip Liner

    Dupe Alert: MAC “Nightmoth” Lip Liner

    I’ve been lusting after MAC’s “Nightmoth” liner for years but was very put off by the $16 price tag. I’ve searched for inexpensive dupes for a while but was always disappointed. Drugstore brands just don’t make any deep dark liners anymore! I finally broke down and purchased it about three weeks ago while ordering from […]

  • Review: NYX Soft Matte Lip Cream

    Review: NYX Soft Matte Lip Cream

    L-R: Monte Carlo, Amsterdam, Addis Ababa, San Paulo, Milan, Antwerp, Istanbul, Tokyo, Abu Dhabi, London Product Description: “Neither lipstick nor lip gloss—this is matte lip cream. A new kind of pout paint that goes on silky smooth and sets to a matte finish. Soft Matte Lip Cream is surprisingly durable and, unlike some matte lipstick […]

  • Good Skin Day: Benefits of Tamanu Oil

    Good Skin Day: Benefits of Tamanu Oil

    About Tamanu Oil      Tamanu oil is a natural oil thought to offer a variety of health benefits. Said to reduce inflammation and destroy bacteria, tamanu oil is extracted from the seeds of the Calophylluminophyllum tree (a large evergreen native to East Africa and some regions of India and Australia). Long used in certain systems of traditional medicine […]