Like I mentioned in my previous post, I moved from my hometown of San Antonio up north to Fort Worth last August. It's been an adjustment for me, from literally not knowing more than three people up here to the fact that there are no H-E-B grocery stores nearby (I don't know if I'll ever … Continue reading What Smoky Eyes are Made of: Pat McGrath Labs Dark Star 006 Kit
I'm back! And with some AMAZING goodies this time around. I apologize for the extended absence. Since my last post, I got a new job, moved to a new city (still in Texas!) and have been adjusting to my new life! Also, kompsi here got a bit of a makeover and an updated URL! But … Continue reading Dark & Stormy Nights: Pat McGrath Labs Dark Star 006 UltraViolet Blue
Hey, I'm back! This week, I've got a review of the new Maybelline Color Sensational Vivid Matte Liquid Lipsticks.* So yes, the liquid lipstick trend is still GOING STRONG. Maybelline claims that "this creamy formula is incredibly comfortable and glides easily onto lips for a smooth feel upon application and a velvety finish once dry. … Continue reading Influenster Review: Maybelline Color Sensational Vivid Matte Liquid Lipsticks
Let's just get right to it. The theme for April's Play box is to "pull off the season's latest trends with this cool collection of it-girl items, innovative formulas and brands that are having a moment." I've been so happy with this subscription to date, even if this box was just so-so. Products included: MILK … Continue reading Play! by Sephora – April Box Review
Like anyone else, my favorite part of getting my hair done is the final blow-out and style. I can never quite get the same results on my own and my natural beachy curls can be a bit temperamental to deal with. That's where blo comes in! blo blow-dry bar is just that - blow outs … Continue reading I Got Blo-n Away at Blo Dominion Ridge!
Damn Sephora! Back at it again with an awesome box! (I AM SO SORRY, I couldn't resist). The theme for March's Play! box is The Perfection Collection, with Sephora collecting their "favorite" products to entice us to play with new formulas and techniques. Very nice! Lots of great products in here, including several things I've … Continue reading Play! by Sephora – March Box Review
Hi ya'll! I don't know about anyone else, but with makeup I definitely go through phases constantly. There's the bright lip phase, the smoky eye phase, the winged liner phase, the blue eyeliner phase... it goes on and on, depending on who knows what. So right now, I'm in the middle of a glossy nude lip … Continue reading Nude Lip Kick
YA'LL. FEBRUARY'S BOX WAS EV-REE-THANG. It was just the best! So let's dive right in. The February box is called Now & Later featuring "lip tips, hairstyle savers, purse essentials." Basically, the types of products that can take you from the office to happy hour. Products included: BareMinerals Pop of Passion Lip Oil-Balm in Plumberry … Continue reading Play! by Sephora – February Box Review
I apologize for not getting a post up last Friday! Last week at work was super busy, with two deadlines and I have an event happening on Monday AND I spent this weekend trying to catch up on the Oscar nominated movies (as I'm writing this, it's 10 minutes till the ceremony starts and I've … Continue reading The Favorites: L’Oreal True Match Lumi Healthy Luminous Makeup
If I had to list some of my earliest pop culture influences, No Doubt and Gwen Stefani would be pretty high on that list. I remember buying Tragic Kingdom in seventh grade and listening to it CONSTANTLY. I would sit in my room and study the liner notes to memorize all the lyrics. Gwen's style … Continue reading Gwen Stefani x Urban Decay – 714 Lipstick & Lipliner!