Cosmetic Launch Roundup: July 1-8, 2022

Vampiva Cosmetics pleasantly surprised with the unexpected launch of its first blush/highlight palette called Ghost Sugar. There are three blushes and three highlighters, perfect for all skin tones and completing any look. Ghost Sugar is $12.99 on Vampiva’s site. Coloured Raine confirmed its status with the Queen Bee collection. This sassy collection features the Queen…

Cosmetic Launch Roundup: June 24-30, 2022

Beauty Glazed is back on the Roundup with the dazzling jewel-toned Glamour Duo eyeshadow palettes. There are 10 duos, one shade is a matte and the other is a complementary shimmer shade. You can get your fave duo (or duos) for $3.90 each on Beauty Glazed’s website. Vampiva Cosmetics dropped the second shade in its…

Cosmetic Launch Roundup: June 17-23, 2022

Jcat Beauty gave royal realness with the House of Queens collection. The four palettes feature 5 matte shadows, 5 shimmers, and 5 water-activated liners, all making a beautifully cohesive color story. Luxy Charms, Queen of Heart, Royal-tea & Spade, and Diamond Dealer are $11.99 each on Jcat’s website. Pacifica Beauty brought the heat with the…

Cosmetic Launch Roundup: June 1-8, 2022

Morphe released its annual Pride collection with 100% of the proceeds going to the Trevor Project. Made With Pride features the 9N Love Shines palette ($13), 9Q Love Matters palette ($13), Face & Body Gems ($8), and 5-piece Eyebrush Set ($26). Get proud with the collection, available on Morphe’s website and in Morphe stores. BPerfect…

Top 5 Palettes We’re Picking For Pride Month

Pride month is already in full swing and inspiration for amazing makeup looks is everywhere but which palettes are you reaching for? I’m here to spill a few rainbow palettes that are perfect for celebrating Pride. Electric City (Lurella Cosmetics) $20 This 12-pan matte palette is a staple in my collection, its pigment proving to…

Cosmetic Launch Roundup: May 24-31, 2022

Ruby May Cosmetics kicked off Pride month celebrations early with a stunning collection. The Rainbow Bloom palette ($48) contains 14 shades (seven mattes, seven shimmers) that are sure to get you in a festive mood. Then the 4 Rainbow Vibes palettes ($24 each; $60 of all four) livened things up a bit more, with each…

Dramarama #4: May 2022

Another month, another scandal. Welcome to Dramarama, where I break down the scuffles happening in the beauty industry. May was mostly uneventful until the last week when influencers put their feet down and demanded to receive their dues. I Want My Money! I have heard people complain that influencers don’t have “real jobs” but I’ll…

Cosmetic Launch Roundup: May 17-23, 2022

Jcat Beauty gave us map eyeshadow palettes for two of the most popular cities in the world, Los Angeles and New York. The Super Scenic Guidebook palettes each represent one of the cities; Picturesque Crush shows off beautiful hues of glitzy reds and golds and greens, showing off the versatility of the Golden State. Surreal…

Cosmetic Launch Roundup: May 9-16, 2022

Beauty Creations gave complexions a silent boost with the Blush Hush collection. There are 12 gorgeous blushes from natural shades to colors like pink, red, and plum. These shades are great for all skin tones and retail for $6 each or $68 PR box on Beauty Creation’s website. Sleek Makeup revamped its iconic Matte Me…

Cosmetic Launch Roundup: May 1-8, 2022

Hipdot had us salivating with the delectable Hipdot x Cup of Noodles collection. This yummy collection features the 8-pan palette ($26), Lip & Cheek set ($22), and the Collector Box ($58) also includes three exclusive products (Powder puff, makeup bag, and chopsticks). The Cup of Noodles collection is available on Hipdot’s site. Cloudy Sugar Lips…