Flawless skin is the most important aspect of a good makeup look and the hardest one to achieve. Many are curious about the Luminess Air system. Kari at Fab over Forty has some answers.
Mineral pigments scare me- klutzy tendencies, colorful loose powder that gets everywhere and a bunch of cats who gets into everything- just think of the purple paw prints! But Alima Pure made Charlestongirl feel like a princess. Check out Best Things in Beauty to find out how well she fared using Once Upon a Time, the Holiday 2010 collection.
I know many are wary of silicone-based primers and avoid them altogether. Jane found a new primer she loves: Exuberance Silicone-Free Primer. You have to read more at Daly Beauty. It sounds fabulous and might save your makeup.
At BeautyXposé, Anne was smitten with holiday collections of mineral shadows, liners, and glosses. Bare Escentuals may have created the perfect gift sets - if you can bear to give them away.
Sabrina at The Beauty Look Book is golden. YSL's Touche d'Or Highlighter and Colorama Palette gave her a glow for the holidays and made her reconsider her stance on YSL.
Kelly added some glitz to her life with a little sparkle on her lashes! Pop over to Gouldylox Reviews to find out how Hard Candy's Lash Tinsel could light up your eyes for a special event.
Debbi at DivaDebbi has a love affair with Giorgio Armani Beauty's Luminous Silk Foundation and I can't blame her. She's also considering the Armani's blender brush which I have just started testing. Read her review and stay tuned to mine.
Smoky eyes are a staple for of holiday parties. Carla at Product Girl is loving the newest kit from Smashbox. Kits are making everything easier.
Dane at Pere de Pierre is exploring a perfume classic: Yves Saint Laurent Rive Gauche. It makes me nostalgic.
On Ars Aromatica, Dain gives as a thorough lesson in highlighting and contouring. It's a must-read as she explains the technique and products as well as the theory behind it.
The biggest news of the week was the royal engagement. This article on CNN's Opinion section, is optimistic about William and Kate's chances to make it work.
Have a beautiful weekend!