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Makeup Of The Day 170 With Smashbox Cosmetics

It’s a Happy Thanksgiving makeup of the day! Thank you all so much for being such amazing readers – I treasure you and wish everyone a lovely, restful day. I’m slightly obsessed with the Smashbox Art. Love. Color. Pop Studio Set I reviewed yesterday. It’s pretty amazing and every single product in the set is fantastic! For […] […]

The Smashbox Art. Love. Color. Pop Studio Set Is Gorgeous Giftable Beauty

If you are in the midst of making Christmas lists and checking them twice, I highly suggest adding the Smashbox Art. Love. Color. Pop Studio Set as a gift idea for any makeup lover in your life. I’m currently working on a Holiday shopping gift guide, and in the meanwhile I’m taking the time to […] […]

7 Best Luxury Lipstick Picks

Before I spent over $20 on a lipstick, I did not understand the purpose or function of spending over $20 on a lipstick. A lipstick is a lipstick, right? Well, kind of. It was love at first swipe when I tried my first luxury lipstick, and through the years I’ve found several that have become […] […]

Define & Shine Your Brows With Smashbox Brow Tech Matte and Gloss

Smashbox Brow Tech Matte and Gloss pencils in Taupe are the reason I have happy eyebrows these days. There are few things in beauty I appreciate more than a well-groomed brow. Not an overly penciled brow or super thin brows, mind you, but there are so many good things to be said about natural looking, […] […]

My September 2015 Beauty Favorites

Time is always flying by, but it seems especially so the last couple of weeks! It’s  two weeks into the month of October, and better late than never when it comes to sharing my September 2015 beauty favorites. This – besides my monthly Ipsy bag review – is one of my favorite rituals during the […] […]

A Gorgeous Glow Is A Guarantee With The Smashbox Fusion Soft Lights Baked Starblush

While I have a few favorite highlighters, I have to say that Smashbox Fusion Soft Lights Baked Starblush has managed to make its way to the top of the heap. This isn’t just a highlighter, it’s a gorgeous glow generator. It’s lit-from-within goodness. The proof? It’s in the pudding, of course. This mix of 5 […] […]

Smashbox Donald Robertson Be Legendary Lipstick in Bing

Smashbox Donald Robertson Be Legendary Lipstick in Bing isn’t just any red lipstick. It’s an absolutely stunning and fabulous creamy red lipstick. Hello, hotness! We are in a day and age where luxury lipsticks are really living up to their price point, and the Smashbox Be Legendary lipsticks are no exception. The Be Legendary line […] […]

Smashbox HALO Hydrating Perfecting Powder Could Be My Favorite Loose Powder

Awesome product alert: I may have found my perfect loose powder in Smashbox HALO Hydrating Perfecting Powder. If you’ve been reading the product descriptions of my Makeup Of The Day posts for the past couple of months, you will have noticed that I am pretty much exclusive to Smashbox HALO in Light/Neutral. It’s just that […] […]

The Smashbox Full Exposure Palette Is The Neutral Eyeshadow Set You Need In Your Life

By Sheila Arkee Hold the presses, I have found it! The neutral eyeshadow palette you need in your! Yes, the Smashbox Full Exposure Palette is a makeup must have. Put it on your Sephora Friends & Family sale wish list, because it really is a great buy. Priced at $49, the Smashbox Full Exposure palette […] […]

Smashbox Limitless 15 Hour Wear Cream Shadow in Sapphire – Where Have You Been All My Life?

By Sheila Arkee Today I am about to reveal to you the secret to my eyeshadow wearing success. It’s not really a secret, because I’ve mentioned this tidbit on Painted Ladies in the past, but it does bear repeating and celebration, because it really is a good tip. The reason for this celebration? Smashbox Limitless […] […]