Aug 032012

Hello Lovelies,

Happy Friday! Here is another round of the best in beauty by the #BeautyBlogazons. Sit back, relax and enjoy! I know I did…;)

  • Love my Nails: Look at this awesome Dot and Stripe modern nail art with neutral colors.
  • Makeup Chronicles: Looking for a few new eyeshadow colors? Check out my top 10 MAC eyeshadows.
  • Confessions of a Sarcastic Mom: ORLY has some great upcoming collections – and Confessions of a Sarcastic Mom has a sneak peek!
  • Mama Fashionista: Take advantage of the exclusive offers at Nordstrom’s Anniversary Sale! Borrow Mama Fashionista’s MAC Cosmetics wish list for the sale…
  • Très Beau Glamour: Are you into at home spa pedicures? If so, Nay Denise has found the perfect productthat won’t break the bank and smells absolutely amazing.
  • thepassengerelement: A quick swatch/review of a summer staple, theBalm’s Staniac in Beauty Queen
  • Beauty Product Review: The obsession with lip balms continues this weekSphere Lip balms
  • The Science Of Chic: Find out which products had The Science Of Chic fawning over during the month of July!
  • Samarium’s Swatches: Sarah from Samarium’s Swatches is wearing some nifty nail polish jewelry from Beads Ink!
  • Cult of Taupe: Cult of Taupe is kicking summer into high gear with a BFTE Cosmetics giveaway!
  • Cosmetics Aficionado: Need a Chanel Peridot dupe? Cosmetics Aficionado has one for you with a side by side comparison.
  • Sincerely Stephanie: Do you have Olympic Fever?! Sincerely Stephanie shares her London 2012 themed nail art!
  • TheFabZilla: Give your feet some TLC they deserve. TheFabZilla shares a super cheap foot scrub that sent her feet to nirvana.
  • Gorgeousskin: Treat your skin to some much needed moisture with Tatcha’s Water Collection.
  • Lola’s Secret Beauty Blog: Youngblood’s gorgeous Lipstick in Blushing Nude might just be the perfect Paraben Free, Lanolin Free, and Cruelty Free must-have nude lipstick for this summer!
  • My Newest Addiction Beauty Blog: Laura from My Newest Addiction Beauty Blog shows us the brand new beautiful Anastasia Beverly Hills She Wears It Well palette.
  • Phyrra: Phyrra taps into her inner Femme Fatale with the latest duochromes from Femme Fatale Cosmetics.
  • Emily Hudspeth, hair design and makeup artist: Emily Hudspeth shares the big news of the new Urban Decay professional artist discount, what it includes and how to apply.
  • Lacquered Lover: Come see swatches of some of the new gorgeous Layla nail polishes including 2 hologram effects, a flakie and a mirror effect!
  • Lisa’s Nail Obsession: Classy enough to wear to a wedding, yet smart enough for everyday. The Gold ‘n Peach nail design.
  • A Little Polish: Ever wanted to see Northern Lights? I have, and now you can see them too with Stephanie’s Northern Lights inspired mani!
  • The Girl with the Unoriginal Tattoo: Scoping out some new Fall eye looks? Love The Wizard of Oz? Here’s Terri’s review and swatches of Tarina Tarantino’s new Emerald Pretty eye palette
  • Sapphire Kharyzma: Had the pleasure of doing an expose on Hollywood’s next A-lister and beauty icon – Preity Uupala!
  • Beauty Professor:The Beauty Professor has added yet another pink nude lipstick to her collection…read all about this gem from the German cult brand, Beauty Is Life!
  • Beauty by Miss L: Beauty by Miss L shows how she cleans up her nails after messy nail art.
  • Beauty Binge: Beauty Binge chooses her Top 5 DrugstoreMakeup and Cosmetics Buys
  • Liesl Loves Pretty Things: Liesl loves Nars Storm Bird!. Check out the gorgeous new limited edition polish here.
  • Polished Cousins: Anna shows off our latest Blue Monday with some great Sation blues.
  • Patty and Goldies Day Off: Run through the strawberry fields in this post,
  • Adna Cosmetic: Are you look for an excellent BB Cream, You have just found one: Have a look!
  • Fancy Phalanges: Alyssa celebrates Team USA’s awesome start to the Olympics with this medal-themed mani!
  • Geniabeme Beauty Blog: Take a look at a FOTD inspired by a Cult Nails’ mani!
  • Ishah x Beauty: Simple and Girly, pink and grey make a perfect combo for this mani
  • Polarbelle: Would you like a serum that turns back the clock of time that ravages our faces? This is it.
  • Perilously Pale: shu uemura will have you feeling hungry for a sweet treat with the Mint & Vanilla Palette from their Autumn Winter 2012 Chocolat Donna Collection
  • Midnight Manicures: Happy Birthday Julep Maven Program! Check out what Jeanie received in her August Maven Box and details on how you can become a Julep Maven.
  • All Things Beautiful: Check out the review & GIVEAWAY of a new type of subscription box (similar to Birchbox & Glossybox) that revolves around gourmet foods! & enter to win!
  • Amber Did It!: Amber shares a simple and easy stripes and skittles metallic manicure.
  • The Beauty Delicacy: Sharing my Summer accessory haul part 2! It’s mostly about the hair.
  • Beauty Apocalypse: Gives some great beauty alternatives to petroleum jelly.
  • Baking Beauty: Get great lipstick without breaking the bank!


Jul 132012

Good Morning Beauty Mavens & Enthusiasts,

Every week, I will bring you a series of beauty roundups.  This will feature the best in beauty, from some of the best in beauty, or as I know them…the Beauty Blogazons and my fellow sisters in beauty!

Ladies (and gents)…*drum roll please*….


  • Beauty Binge: What good is your make-up if it’s melting down your face? Beauty Binge helps you win the war against summer meltdown!
  • My Newest Addiction Beauty Blog: Laura goes crazy over an oldie but a goodie: MAC Azalea Blossom.
  • Beauty Product Review: Have you heard the Bzz? Check out my Smooth ‘N Shine Keratin Power Semi-Permanent Hair Tamer review and see if it’s worth all the Bzz!
  • Mani Curiously: E’s loving Essie’s Mirrored Metallics collection! Check out Penny Talk and her review of this shiny new stunner!
  • The Lacquerologist: It’s time for The Lacquerologist’s six month blogiversary Nail Art Contest! Submit your manis now!
  • Ishah x Beauty: Ishah x Beauty explores skincare with Mary Kay and finds the best microdermabrasion product ever!
  • The Science Of Chic: Carly raves about the new Maybelline Beauty Balm! Find out why it’s her favorite summer face product.
  • Spontaneous Chick: Learn how to make sugar scrubs and get some of my favorite recipes.
  • Amber Did It!: Matching mom & daughter watermelon nail art
  • Midnight Manicures: Follow Jeanie at Midnight Manicures as she takes you on an adventure with China Glaze’s newest collection “On Safari”.
  • Geniabeme Beauty Blog: Genia takes the Revlon Red Lipstick Challenge! Take a look at her red lips!
  • adore-a-polish Swatch of Julep O Canada!
  • The Beauty Professor: The Beauty Professor swatches all seven shades of the Rouge Bunny Rouge Fire Drops Loose Glitter Pigment…prepared to be dazzled!
  • iHeartPrettyPolish: Essie Rae showcases Revlon Facets of Fuchsia polish in her Friday Favorite with a Flair Post!
  • Confessions of a Sarcastic Mom: The new metallics from the Zoya fall collection, NYFW Diva, are featured.
  • Beauty Apocalypse: We found a primer that makes your make-up wear like armor and clears your skin!
  • Polarbelle: Venique Nail Lacquer has a fun new summer 2012 collection called Desire the Desired and can be compared with part of China Glaze On Safari.
  • Beauty by Miss L: Showed some of her favorite summer must have accessories.
  • All Things Beautiful: Shares a glitzy, shimmering, & gorgeous haul from Ricky’s NYC featuring Mattese Elite Makeup & Nail Polish!
  • Shades of Beauty, Inc.: POLL: What products make up your DIY Spa Days?

Revlon Red [Revlon]

Revlon Red [Revlon] (Photo credit: *Vanessa Frehley*)


Essie Vermillionaire

Essie Vermillionaire (Photo credit: Zicon)