Dramarama #7: November 2022

It’s telling when a mainstream brand goes after an indie brand over the pettiest and unnecessary thing. As we’ve seen within the last two years, indie brands are on the rise and as more people start spending on small businesses, big brands throw tantrums or cajole customers with sales. Welcome to Dramarama, where I spill…

Cosmetic Launch Roundup: November 17-23, 2022

Withlove Cosmetics took its popular pigments to the next level (and formula) with the Liquid Multi Chrome collection. These mesmerizing liquid shadows come in 9 shades ranging from icy blue to fiery orange. Pick your shade for $13 USD or spoil yourself with the bundle ($77 USD) on Withlove’s site. Juvia’s Place brewed the perfect…

Gift Guide: Black Friday 2022

Does anyone else feel like 2022 flew by? Seriously, I blinked and it’s the holiday season. If you’ve followed Indie Clique for a while then you know about the gift guides, with the Black Friday guide being the most popular. Let’s scour these deals and get the best products for the makeup lover in your…

Cosmetic Launch Roundup: November 9-16, 2022

Royalty Cosmetics’ second eyeshadow palette debuted, slaying with a goth aesthetic and chilling vibe. Queen of Darkness contains 14 haunting shades (8 mattes, 6 shimmers) that create the eeriest looks you can dream of. Queen of Darkness is $35 on Royalty Cosmetics’ site. *By the way, the brand dropped its first lip product, the Diana…

Cosmetic Launch Roundup: November 1-8, 2022

Edge Beauty hyped fans for the change of season with the Winter Wonderful collection. The icy collection includes 2 Mini Mixture palettes (Frozen Fantasy and Frosted Forest; $15 each), 2 limited-edition Edge Glosses (Frost Fight and Queen Freeze; $8.50 each), and the full collection set ($45). Winter Wonderful is chillin on Edge Beauty’s site. Kimchi…

Cosmetic Launch Roundup: October 24-31, 2022

Mamacita Cosmetics helped us celebrate Dia de los Muertos (the day of the dead) with the earthy Llorona palette. The 16 fall shades add a dash of glam to the memory of those who passed. Llorona is $30 on Mamacita Cosmetics’ website. Beauty Bay embraced the changing temperature with the Neutral Series. The three eyeshadow…

Cosmetic Launch Roundup: October 17-23, 2022

Sheglam revealed its scrumptious collaboration collection with the iconic Willy Wonka. Sheglam x Willy Wonka features the Wonka Bar palette ($6.99), Violet Flush Blush ($4.49), 3 Cocoa Kiss Lip Duo ($5.99 each), Cocoa Yum Lip Balm ($4.49), Golden Egg Solid Perfume ($3.99), and a full collection bundle ($39.99). Everything is available on Shein’s site. Glamlite…

Cosmetic Launch Roundup: October 9-16, 2022

Hex Baby Beauty updated its water-activated liners into a creamy and waterproof formula for the emotional babes out there. The Cryliners come in 12 lustrous shades and promise to be smudge-proof and cry-proof. You can pick your favorite shade (or shades) for $10 each on Hex Baby’s site. (You can also use my affiliate code…

Cosmetic Launch Roundup: October 1-8, 2022

Kimchi Chic Beauty made pastels a fall thing with the cottage-core-inspired Holy Fairytale palette. The 40-shade palette is the pastel rainbow that you can rock year-round. Holy Fairytale is $40 on KCB’s site. Moira Beauty added four more shades to the meteoric Loveheat blush collection. The four newbies are I Cherish You, I Trust You,…

Cosmetic Launch Roundup: September 24-30, 2022

Gourmande Girls Cosmetics collaborated again with Doodles By The Bunny to gift the ultimate Halloween palette, Spooked. The 14 shades (5 duochromes, one shimmer, and 8 mattes) spin a color story so fabulously eerie, you’ll be able to create ghastly looks all year round. Spooked is $54.99 on Gourmande Girls’ website. Moira Beauty embraced the…