Fall 2014: MAC Brooke Shields Makeup Collection…

MAC Brooke Shields - Fall 2014

The MAC Brooke Shields makeup collaboration hits stores today! If you were around in the 80’s like me, then you know of the legend that is Brooke Shields.  Not the glorious, iconic glamorous version from the current La-Z-Boy commercials….but the underage nymphette from the film Blue Lagoon and Endless Love (I had to sneak and […]

Fall 2014: MAC Viva Glam Rihanna 2….


Round 2 for MAC + Rihanna with MAC Viva Glam Rihanna 2 hitting stores and online this coming September. The shade is a departure for the franchise which has favored reds and pinks in the past!  This shade, a silvery mauve is sure to turn heads trend wise! All proceeds from the sales of all […]

Summer 2014: MAC Moody Blooms…

MAC Moody Blooms Summer 2014

Finally some bright colors for summer!  MAC Moody Blooms has arrived (available online TODAY) and while I love nude lips as a go to….I appreciate and love bright pink lips for spring and ESPECIALLY summer.  You get all of that here with 6 lipsticks and 5 click pen sheen supreme lipglass tints that are a […]

How to Use Cheekbone Contouring Products…

Angelina Jolie Maleficent

How to Use Cheekbone Contouring Products.  Highlighting and contouring is very de rigueur these days.  There are countless YouTube videos and how to posts all about mimicking the look of sculpted cheekbones a la Kim Kardashian.  Now we have Angelina and her magnificence…creating a beauty frenzy surrounding her intensely sculpted face in the new film “Maleficent”.  […]

Summer 2014: MAC Alluring Aquatic….

MAC Alluring Aquatic

Hello SUMMER! MAC Alluring Aquatic is here! Lots of pretty shades including my favorite bronzer refined golden which is a re-promote from last summer’s Temperature Rising Collection (it’s the perfect matte bronze with just the right amount of shimmer!) The shades are a mixture of pearls and a hefty dose of new shades in the Extra Dimension […]

Summer 2014: MAC Maleficent…

MAC Maleficent

MAC Maleficent is here just in time for Angelina Jolie to make her debut as the most evil sorceress in the land on May 30th. I cannot WAIT to see what the legendary Rick Baker does on screen for this. Angelina’s cheek bones look like they could slice butter! This collectors items collection doesn’t disappoint […]

Summer 2014: MAC Patentpolish Pencil

MAC Patent Polish Pencil

MAC Patentpolish Pencils [$20] are here for a limited time and they are FABULOUS!  Pencils are de rigueur these days, they are quick, beautiful and effortless.  These are no exception. They are twist up so they don’t need sharpening (less product waste) and although they are slightly tacky, I like how they wear on me.  […]

Summer 2014: MAC Lorde is Here….

MAC Lorde

MAC Lorde is here!!  Songstress Lorde’s vampy lip color is a home run when it comes to cult looks.  She is a super-duper MAC fan so it’s a no brainer that she collaborated with them on a mini collection together. At her appearance ta the Grammy’s this year, she wore a mix of MAC’s Heroine […]

Spring 2014: MAC Proenza Schouler Collection…


Yesss! the MAC Proenza Schouler Collection is almost here! It’s been a while since MAC did a really good warm weather designer collaboration. This one has OMBRE…yes ombre (in blush form of course) and some pretty badass shades to get you hyped for some warm weather color goodness! For the first time, the cool cleverness […]

MAC Prep + Prime Natural Radiance

MAC Prep + Prime Natural Radiance

MAC Prep + Prime Natural Radiance has a new shade! Pink!  Perfect for fair skin tones.  If you have oilier or combination skin – this primer that is lightweight and long lasting! If you haven’t felt it before, the texture is gel like and extremely light feeling. You apply this after your moisturizer but before […]

Spring 2014: MAC Punk Couture


MAC Punk Couture is here and fabulous! Last year, I saw a exhibit at the MET in NYC called Punk:  Chaos to Couture.  I took my son with me and it was GORGEOUS.  t was a multimedia extravaganza that was a feast for the eyes.  Not everyone that was there looking at the exhibit got […]

Winter 2013: MAC Magnetic Nude Collection


MAC Magnetic Nude is here!  Every couple of years, MAC comes out with a STELLAR Nude Collection.  The best ones that were stand outs for me were Mickey Contractor, N Collection (I STILL have backups of 3N and 4N Lipglasses), and Smoke Signals.  Remember those??? All amazing nude collections that I love DEARLY.  I love […]

MAC Hautecore Lipstick for Black Friday 2013

MAC Haute Core Lipstick

MAC Hautecore Lipstick Black Friday 2013 [$15.00] MAC is calling this their “First true black matte ever..” Is a deep, dark black with cool undertones and a semi-matte finish. It looked a little more purplish on me kind of?  The undertones are EXTREMELY cool.  I noticed when I applied it, I was in fact semi-opaque […]

NEW! MAC Cosmetics Masterclass Brush Collection

MAC Masterclass Brush Collection

MAC Cosmetics Masterclass Brush Collection is finally here!  I’ve been hearing about these ever since I saw them backstage at Fashion Week last year.  Every artist I spoke to LOVES them, BUT you the consumer will also find these very valuable – especially for applying primer, cream foundation and cream shadow.  They are super easy […]

NEW! MAC Divine Night Holiday 2013

MAC Divine Night Holiday 2013

MAC Divine Night Holiday 2013 is here!!  The first of MAC’s holiday collections has arrived and yippeeeee they are mineralize! The reason why I love mineralize SO much is that you get that glowy look without all the glitter (nobody wants to look like a disco ball..) The colors are rich and the look is […]

Beauty News: MAC Announces Rihanna as Viva Glam Spokesperson

MAC Viva Glam

MAC Announces Rihanna as Viva Glam Spokesperson! One partnership ends and another begins.  On the heels of her year long collaboration with MAC, they just announced yesterday that Rihanna is the latest to join the ranks as the next Viva Glam spokesperson. The MAC AIDS Fund was created in 1994, and to date has raised […]

MAC Prep + Prime BB Beauty Balm SPF 35 (NEW Shades)

MAC Prep + Prime BB Cream

Now that MAC has extended the range MAC Prep + Prime BB Beauty Balm SPF 35 has new shades from Ultra Light to Deep Dark! (Yahoooo!) Part of the permanent line, these formulas are super sheer, semi-translucent and luxuriously light. You can wear these alone for a natural finish, or layer them under foundation for […]

Holiday 2013: MAC + Rihanna – RiRi Hearts MAC Holiday…

MAC Rihanna Holiday 2013

Rihanna’s whirlwind tour with MAC ends with her final collection for the brand. RiRi Hearts MAC Holiday is an explosion of Pink, Red, Gold and sparkles. If you missed it the first two times around, RiRi Woo is back again in a gorgeous Winter White and Rose Gold packaging for the holidays.  I’m très excited about […]