Cosmetic Launch Roundup: February 22-28, 2022

Kristen Leigh Cosmetics celebrated five years of business with several products. The Party Favor multichrome highlighter ($20.99 pan; $22.99 compact) shifts in warm gold, orange, cool gold, light green, teal, red, bright pink, and gold.  Then the Super Foils Eyeshadow Trios debuted. Three glam shadows in a foil finish; Serene (deep rose gold), Champagne Wasted…

Cosmetic Launch Roundup: December 9-16, 2021

Colourpop finally delivered what fans had been asking for, an all matte palette. The Gone Matte palette is 30 shades of cool neutral shades and perfect for natural glam lovers. You can get the palette for $34 on Colourpop’s site. Pink Euphoria Cosmetics released four new lash styles during its restock. The dreamy styles are…

Dupe It Up: Ccolor Cosmetics (Update #2)

Apparently, dupes are gaining popularity so I’ve decided to update the dupe lists. We’re kicking things off with the brand that started the Dupe It Up series, Ccolor Cosmetics. This is the second update and there are a few new additions to the list, marked with an *. The list is accurate up to the…

Cosmetic Launch Roundup: November 24-30, 2021

Zodiac Cosmetics finally released its mesmerizing Element palette collection. Each element (earth, water, air, fire) has a palette with the perfect color story to represent it. You can choose your element for $42 on Zodiac Cosmetics’ website. Meera Beauty teased their holiday collection for a week and dropped it just in time for Black Friday….

Gift Guide: Black Friday 2021

It’s that time of year where you search for the best deals on makeup for the makeup lover in your life. I’m here to break down the hottest sales from poppin indie brands to add to your collection ASAP.  Kara Beauty: 35% off sitewide (no code needed) Private Society Cosmetics: 50% off sitewide (no code…

Cosmetic Launch Roundup: October 17-24, 2021

Euphoric Sun got cutely spooky with its Halloween palette. The Jiangshi palette has 6 shades and is inspired by the Chinese folklore of a hopping vampire. Grab the palette for $18.99 online. Winklerry Beauty released several new single metallic shadows. Twisted Mallows (silver with lavender tint), Red Wine (bright red), Noel (green), 24k (gold), Chocolate…

Cosmetic Launch Roundup: August 24-31, 2021

Gavissi Beauty took their popular Retro Liner formula and gave them an update. The Split Cake Liner collection features 15 liners ($12 each), some being monochromatic (like Lemonade) while others are themed (like Carnival and Lollipop). There are also 3 UV Split liners ($18 each; pastel, neon, and chrome). Each split liner comes with three…

Cosmetic Launch Roundup: May 17-24, 2021

Mamacita Cosmetics gave us gorgeous spring shades this week in five new matte liquid lipsticks. Blossom, Cherry, Fuego, Caramel, and Espresso are $12 each on Mamacita’s site. Amor Us served spring aesthetic (and snacks!) with two new eyeshadow palettes. Tea Time Fantasy contains 32 piping hot neutral tones with pops of orange and reds. Macaron…

Cosmetic Launch Roundup: March 1-8, 2021

Anyone else feel like 2021 is going a bit too fast? Seriously, we blinked and it’s already March. The only good thing about time flying like this is all the makeup releases we get week by week. Oh, and spring is nearly here so let’s get hype with some new products.

Black Friday Sale Guide 2020

It’s that time of year where we shop till we drop for the holidays but for beauty addicts, Black Friday becomes a time to treat ourselves and other makeup lovers. In this year’s guide, there are so many brands added to the brand index and Roundups this year that I’m already exhausted (lol). Take advantage…