Wednesday, October 31, 2012

Everyday Minerals Between You & Me Lipstick for BCA

Everyday Minerals Between You & Me Lipstick is a wearable shade of pink and
easily translates from day to night. Sumptuous and sweet, it’s hand crafted with
rich Cupuacu and Murumuru Butters, the finest Jojoba Oil, French Lavender
essential oil and hints of Sweet Orange to pamper your lips like never before.
For the month of October, Everyday Minerals will donate 100% of all sales to the
American Breast Cancer Foundation in order to support their cruelty free
research efforts.

Everyday Minerals is driven by the urge to help women feel beautiful by using
products that contain only the purest and exotic essential ingredients that nature
has to offer. Born with an organic spirit, founder and creator Carina Menzies
believes that all‐natural makeup products should be super accessible and most of
all fun. Vegan and eco‐friendly, Everyday Minerals is based in Austin, TX and
specializes in healthy, affordable, and sustainable products with premium quality
and an innovative collection of vibrant colors and shades.

Everyday Minerals Between You & Me Lipstick ($6.99) is available for purchase
beginning mid August 2012 at

*Product featured was furnished by the manufacturer or PR firm for consideration.

Saturday, October 13, 2012

Giveaway! Misa Wanderlust Fall 2012 Collection

Misa's Fall 2012 Wanderlust Collection is such a beautiful range of colors for the season, and their hidden shimmer is an added bonus for me. Fall is one of the most beautiful seasons here in Michigan, and this collection reminds me of some of that beauty. From the golden coppery leaves, to the grapes ripe on the vine, to the shimmering sands and periwinkle skies at sunset along Lake Michigan...that's what I associate with this collection.

One lucky reader will be selected using to receive this 6-piece set. If you'd like to enter for a chance to win, just leave a comment below with your eMail and let me know what you love the most about Fall. If you aren't comfortable leaving your eMail, be sure to check back on October 19 when I announce the winner, then you can eMail me ( your shipping information.

Details: Contest open only to residents of the U.S., entries accepted until midnight EST on October 18, 2012, followers only, please. Prize package furnished by Misa Cosmetics.

Winner Update! Congratulations, ProudMary!

Wednesday, October 10, 2012

Maybelline Sequins Polish & Fashion Prints Nail Stickers by Color Show

Introducing Color Show Fashion Prints Nail Stickers and Sequins by Maybelline New York

NEW YORK, NY, October 10, 2012 - No surprise Maybelline New York, official Makeup Sponsor of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week, knows its way around the runway. Widely regarded as the cosmetic color authority, Maybelline New York mixes fashion forward runway style with beauty savvy, taking it from the catwalk to the sidewalk and bringing the latest colors, textures and trends to cutting edge cosmetics from head-to-toe. Now, just in time for the holidays, Maybelline New York introduces Fashion Prints Nail Stickers by Color Show and Sequins by Color Show, two limited edition mini-collections that no nail diva will want to miss! Here’s the deal…

Sequins by Color Show – a show-stopping nail effect that will have fingers party perfect!

Get your nails ready for the holidays with show-stopping nail candy that dazzles with non-stop runway sparkle and fierce sequin effects.

A unique transparent suspension gel holds these concentrated pigments in their truest form for crisper color and ultra high shine. A flexible resin resists chipping and allows for a smooth, controlled application. The Easy Flow brush makes application virtually mistake proof. Try all eight glam-tacular sequin-laden shades: Ruby Rhinestones, Lavender Sparks, Silver Gleam, Gold’s Night Out, Sea-Quins, Rose Bling, Sapphire Masquerade and Cocktail Dress.

Fashion Prints Nail Stickers by Color Show - the ultimate fashion fix for fingertips!

These runway-ready, handcrafted designs are the ultimate fashion accessory. And thanks to UV cured technology that lasts, these fashionable prints are made to stick around.

Eight on-trend patterns include Fierce N Fuchsia, Midnight Lace, Wild Reptile, Metal Prisms, Cheetah Chic, Sapphire Jewels, Divine Crocodile and Resort Couture.

Easy to apply in three simple steps: 1.Select a sticker that best fits each nail. 2. Lay the sticker over the bare nail and apply a little pressure over the entire surface of the nail using the cuticle stick 3. Fold the spare top of sticker over nail tip and file away the extra length of sticker in a downward motion.

New Fashion Prints Nail Stickers and Sequins by Color Show will be available in mass market retailers nationwide as special limited-edition collections. Suggested retail prices are $7.99 for the Fashion Prints Nail Stickers and $3.99 for Sequins. Hurry fast because this is ONLY available during the month of November!

Barielle Facebook Contest Begins Today!

I just received an eMail from Barielle, and they are hosting a Facebook contest today, beginning at 3:00 PM. Here are the details if you'd like to enter for some great prizes! You can follow Barielle on Facebook here.

Barielle is hosting a Facebook Sweepstakes starting at 3pm today.
Ten random winners will be selected for a prize package worth over $100.00.

The prize package includes:

~Any two of our 5 pack Nail Polish collections

~One piece of Barielle’s Nail Strengthener Cream (full size)

~One piece of Nail Rebuilding Protein Base Coat

~One piece of Ultra Speed Dry Manicure Extender Top Coat

Ends October 31, 2012 at 7:00 AM, EST.

Saturday, October 6, 2012

Essie Winter 2012 Print Ad

Here's a quick look at the Essie Winter 2012 Collection! I saw this ad in my new issue of Lucky Magazine and took a couple of quick scans to share with you. Click photos to enlarge detail.