Another way to live

Some of my readers may know that I have three blogs: one for personal stuff, one for business/professional stuff, and one for makeup stuff. That actually does not make sense. At one point… Continue reading

Back…with a bunch more make-up!

I’m back…sort of….! Law school has been gulping my life whole, but I’ve been trying TONS of different make-up. Graduation is soon, so I’ll be posting more. Of course, in the weeks that… Continue reading

Valicia’s 5th Favorite

Evening Diva’sThe product that I’ve chosen as my fifth favorite is one that I took a chance on. I’d heard of BB cream watching Asian Dramas. I was curious as to what it… Continue reading

Valicia’s 3rd Fav

Alright Diva’s,My third fav is an eye shadow. It is Magnolia Makeup Loose Pigment eye shadow.http://www.magnolia-makeup.com/index.php?cPath=27_22&sort=2a&page=2Magnolia Makeup is a company based in Louisiana. Their colors have jazzy names like Tchoupitoulas, Ganache, Roux and Puddin’. I… Continue reading

Valicia’s 2nd Fav

I’m pretty new to this makeup scene. I’ve been watching YouTube videos and buying new stuff seriously for about a year.With that being said, one of the most important tid bits I’ve learned is priming… Continue reading

Valicia’s 1st Fave

I’m excited.I must admit, when Michelle asked me to team up with her and share my new love for everything makeup I was overwhelmed. Now, I have come to terms with my celebrity… Continue reading

Ms. Dandridge, part 4: Finish the eyes; highlight the cheeks; do the lips

Le sigh. You have flawless skin, you’ve added some eye color (notice in the picture above that Ms. D has on very little eye color)–now you’re in the home stretch and ready to… Continue reading

Black Opal Patent Lips Liquid Lipstick: DO NOT BUY

1. Bottom line: DO NOT BUY 2. Details about what I tried: Copper Tone 08 and Uptown Brown 03 3. Price: Less than $4.00 each at CVS/Pharmacy 4. Reaction: The colors are beautiful, bold,… Continue reading

Dorothy D., part 3: Add some color to your eyes

You’re taking care of your skin and drinking plenty of water. You’ve got the face basics all down. You are staring into the mirror at your flawless-skinned self. Now for the fun part:… Continue reading

Dorothy Dandridge’s Look, Part 2: Face Basics

So, you’ve been taking care of your skin. Now, it’s time to prepare your face for that retro glow with step two! Maybe Dorothy D. had naturally flawless and even skin (I will grant… Continue reading