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Makeup Of The Day 118 With Milani Bella Eyes in Dolci

Milani Bella Eyes in Dolci is definitely going to get a lot of attention in the upcoming Summer months. Here’s a look I created for my recent post where I showed you how to wear colorful eyeliner. Keep reading for more photos and to find out what products I used for this look! […]

11 Best Beauty Buys $5 And Under

The beauty industry has changed so very much in recent times in very positive ways. In my formative makeup loving days, I would never have imagined I’d love cheap makeup so much. Back then, by and large, drugstore makeup just wasn’t very good! We’ve come a long way thanks to advanced technology and I can […] […]

Milani Fierce Foil Eyeshine In Milan Is Beautiful, But Creasy

There are few things to set the beauty lovers of the world on fire as anything new, shimmery, and glittery, which is the case with the three recently released Milani Fierce Foil Eyeshine palettes. When I received word that this palettes are now available in stores, I made a beeline to my closest CVS Store […] […]

The Prettiest Eye Product You’ll See This Fall Is Milani Constellation Gel Liner

By Sheila Arkee It was a stroke of kismet when I walked into the first CVS store on my path this weekend and found a full display of the Milani Cosmetics Constellation Gel Liners. Seriously, as a beauty blogger and bargain makeup enthusiast, I have learned the hard way that finding the hot drugstore makeup […] […]

2 Minute Beauty Clinic: How To Conceal & Brighten Your Under Eye Area

By Sheila Arkee As a mom with an active child and a busy schedule, I take a lot of concern over the state of my under eye area. I’ve been using a new technique to make sure my under eye area is properly camouflaged for the past year or so, and thought I’d put together […] […]

My Instagram Life, 8-24-2014

By Sheila Arkee A visual diary and a look back at the week on Painted Ladies and in my life, as seen on my Instagram account. One of the coolest pictures I’ve ever taken on my phone. Edited with the PicTapGo app. A farewell to the $10 no-name generic sneakers I bought at Ross last […] […]

Color Me Impressed With The Milani Color Statement Nail Lacquers

By Sheila Arkee I was on a recon mission at CVS last week when I found myself ruffling through their stockroom to get my hands on some of the new Milani Color Statement Nail Laquers and Bella Eyes shadows. Don’t worry, I had permission to be there and ended up bringing home two gorgeous colors […] […]

An Ode To Milani Bella Eyes Eyeshadows – They’re THAT Good

By Sheila Arkee It’s happened: The low-end/high-end eyeshadow divide is officially gone thanks to the brand new Milani Bella Eyes Eyeshadows. Yes, the rumors around the beauty mill are true – these $4 gel powder individual eyeshadows are THAT good! When I first started getting interested in makeup in the mid-90s, I remember the drugstore […] […]

Milani Eyeshadow Primer Proves Budget Friendly Equals Fabulous

By Sheila Arkee Milani Eyeshadow Primer is one little tube of fabulous. When I think about how far the makeup industry has come since the early days of my beauty obsession in the mid-1990’s, it’s a little bit shocking. Formulas have vastly improved,  good brushes are a widely accepted thing, and, most importantly, we have […] […]

Milani Lip Intense Liquid Colors Will Knock Your Socks Off

By Sheila Arkee When it comes to the lip category, Milani Cosmetics has sure been knocking out some hits lately. First, it was the reformulated Color Statement Lipsticks and Liners, then Brilliant Shine Lip Gloss, the gloss/lipstick hybrid Power Lip, and now their Lip Intense Liquid Colors which take long-wearing lip colors to the next […] […]