Friday, January 20, 2017

Colourpop Ultra Satin Liquid Lipstick in Femme

I love me a good purple lipsticks and I love me a cheap lipstick as well.  A few months ago I hit the jackpot! Colourpop came out with their Ultra Satin lipstick in the color Femme.

This formula is awesome. The Ultra Satins are a huge improvement over the Colourpop ultra matte liquid lips. It is not drying and it is long lasting. I can drink a coffee and barely any of it will transfer.  I applied this withouta liner and it did not bleed, which can sometimes happen with colourpop products. I have to admit, I thought this color was more a dusty rose colour when I first saw it and I was surprised how purpley it was.




Foundation: Hard Candy Glamoflauge
Contour: Wet n Wild Contour Palette in Dulce De Leche
Blush: Elf Blush Palette
Lips: Colourpop Femme 
Brows: Model Co Brow 
Mascara: Maybelline Colossal Big Shot


I did do an unboxing video when I Femme. Check the video here.



xoxo,
Jasmine

Saturday, January 14, 2017

Everyday Look with the Too Faced Peach Palette

Hi Lovelies,
I wanted to share with you my make-up look from the other day. For my make-up I strive to do makeup for the everyday woman. I usually do work appropiate looks because all I do is work nowadays.

I was super excited because I tried out my peach palette! I love the smell and the colors. I plan to do a further review and demo on my youtube so stay tuned. I like the peach palette because it has a variety of warm tones. For this look I used Peach Puree a very peachy color and

Foundation: Loreal Total Cover Foundation
Concealer: Too Faced Born This Way Concealer
Eyes: Too Faced Peach Palette & Kat Von D Trooper Liner
Bronzer: Tarte Park Avenue Princess
Lip: Limecrime Cashmere
Brows: Colourpop Brow Pencil
Highlight: Essence Pure Nude Highlight
Blush: Makeup Revolution Blush in Divine



xoxo,
Jasmine

Sunday, January 1, 2017

Welcome 2017!

Welcome 2017!

This year I will be focusing on my blog again. This was my baby and I feel terrible about how inconsistent I have been the last few years. I focused so much on my youtube channel and  totally did not give attention to my blog. My goal will be to post twice a week. I will primarily focus on fashion, beauty and lifestyle.

Today's post will be my New Year's Eve Look.  I didn't do anything terribly exciting on New Year's Eve. My boyfriend was working so I went over to my friend's house. I wanted to do a fun make-up look.

Lashes: Eyelure Vegas Nay Grand Glamour
Shadow: Too Faced Sweet Peach Palette Glitter: Touch In Sol Lottie 2 in 1
Foundation: Loreal Total Cover Foundation in Buff Beige
Concealer: Too Faced Born This Way Concealer
Eyebrows; Anastasia Beverly Hills Dipbrow
Lips: Kylie Cosmetics Khlo$ and Damn Gina

Happy New Year!
xoxo,

Jasmine

Thursday, December 15, 2016

Holiday Gifts for the Fashionable Man

Holiday Gifts For the Fashionable Man
Finding great gifts for our favorite guys can be challenging. The challenge is doubled when they already have a stash of stylish pieces. Luckily, we've compiled this list of 8 excellent presents for those men who seem to have it all.

Outerwear

Updated Pea Coat - Combining classic structured styling with modern details, this designer Kenneth Cole Peacoat has it all. The sweater-like liner with full length zip is ideal for extra chilly evenings. The coat can be dressed up or down, pair it with jeans for a casual dinner or wear over a layered sweater to the office.

Cashmere Lined Tech Gloves - The luxurious comfort of cashmere has been brought into the modern age with touchscreen compatible fingertips. They're fashioned with textured knit backs and leather palms for high style befitting any trendy guy.





Clothing & Accessories
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Customized Cufflinks - These dazzling hand stamped silver cufflinks are sure to impress anyone. The traditional hammer-finished tops don't even hint at your personalized message printed on the underside. Send your sweetie off with a secret sentiment only they know about.

Classic Blazer - Crisp lines, strong lapels, and lovely deep colors make this Michael Kors blazer an item any fashionable man would love to have. Equally at home in the office and out on the town, you can take this piece anywhere you care to go.










Bath & Body

Jack Black Face and Beard Care Kit - There's more to being stylish than trendy clothes. Keeping your skin healthy is an important part of maintaining your look, and that's where this kit comes in. Scrub up with the All-in-One Wash then moisturize whiskers with the premium Beard Oil. When it's time to shave, grab the Conditioning Shave to soften the hair and prep your face. A comb is included for taming unruly beards as well!













Home & Office

Wood Accent Headphones - Listening to music has never looked so cool. Genuine hardwood and butter soft leather encase the ear cups of this powerful audio accessory. Hand crafted for lifelong quality, these headphones combine the style you want with the performance you need.

Architect's Task Floor Lamp - This lamp is flexible, both in fashion and function! Sure to fit in any room, the flat metal finish will not clash with your established decor. featuring three posable joints allow for endless configurations, this architect's task lamp is suitable to any project.








Travel

Carry-On/Day Bag - Whether at work or play, sometimes you just cannot fit everything into your pockets. Enter this stunning miniature duffle bag, it's small enough to be used as a carry on when flying! Still offering plenty of space, this bag mixes leather and waxed canvas for a sophisticated look that can carry a good amount.

From wearables to home goods, we carefully chose something for every gift type. With these ideas, you're sure to find something fun and fashionable for all the men on your list.


Thanks Adam for the great article.

Adam hails from New York City where he is a marketing associate by day and blogger by night. When he is not busy writing you can find him playing basketball with friends or out shopping for new sneakers despite have no more room to keep them.

You can link to my site if you'd like, but its solely sports content so your readers might be confused.
http://www.usssportsmachine.com/

Monday, November 28, 2016

Huda Beauty Lip Contour Set

Hey Lovelies,

Today I want to share with you a possible christmas gift for the lip lover in your life.  I recently got the Huda Beauty Lip Contour Set in Trophy Wife during the Sephora VIB Sale. I have wanted to try the Huda Beauty Liquid Lipsticks for awhile so I thought here was my chance. This is a Sephora exclusive set.

In this video I shared my thoughts and there's a demo as well!




I was a bit disappointed in the longevity of this lipstick. It is not long lasting at all, which is really disappointing. If I had a drink of water it would be gone.  I do not like touching up my lipstick all day. It's super annoying.  I would not repurchase the full sizes of these products. Once they're gone they are gone. It's not my favourite liquid lipstick brand.

You can see in this photo how it is already starting to fade in the centre of my lips.  Below is a photo of the Kat Von D Contour Set which is much more pigmented.


xoxo,
Jasmine

Friday, November 11, 2016

Samples Source Fall 2016

As Kanye West once said, "The Best Things in Life Are Free" and I would have to agree with him. I recently received my Fall Sample Source. For those who don't know Sample Source is a sampler package jam packed with various samples. Sample Source sends out samples twice a year. These are various sample, I have received everything from tampons to dog food to nasal strips. I love these packages because they expose me to so many different products.

For those who don't know I am very frugal. I love a deal, and samples so I don't have to waste my money on boring things like laundry soap, or dishwasher tablets.  This is why I love sample source. Sample Source also has VIP offers throughout the year.

To find out what I received check out here



I definitely recommend you sign up for sample source.  This is available to Canadians and Americans.

Sunday, October 23, 2016

Tricky Hair Extensions New 3D Mink Lashes!

Every Girl needs a good pair of lashes. Lashes can make you look like a whole different person. I was recently given the opportunity to review these lashes from Tricky Hair Extensions.  What better time to wear them out for the first time than at a local Dragshow? Even the Drag Queens were jealous of these lashes.


What I liked about these lashes were how they were lashes were all different lengths to give me the perfect wisp. I've never worn lashes like that and it complimented my almond eye shape. The band was small and the lashes were very easy to apply. The packaging was adorable as well. Make sure to have eyelash glue on hand because they do not come with any. I like Duo eyelash glue. I can't wait to see what other styles they come out with because I loved these!


Eyes: Anastasia Beverly Hills Modern Renaissance Palette and Benefit High Beam
Lashes: Tricky Hair Extension 3D Mink Lashes
Lips: NYX Lip Lingerie in Push-Up
Highlight: Benefit Watt's Up and The Balm Mary Loumanizer
Bronzer: Too Faced Chocolate Soleil
Foundation:Makeup Forever HD Foundation
Blush: Make-up Revolution Matte Blush in Divine


xoxo,
Jasmine