FOTD Friday: Cool and Natural look from Korres

Happy Friday, darlings! Can you believe that the month of January is almost over? Whyyyyy? And how annoying is it when people say things like,

“OMG…2011 is off to a bad start.” OR “2011 is so not my year.”

One month can not determine how an entire year will go. We have to speak positive mantras. 2011 IS a great year. Keep livin’ and you’ll see what I mean. In the meantime, check out this cool Korres eye shadow palette.

Each shadow has its own door. Want to see what’s behind those doors? Hit the jump!

FOTD Friday: Another Day with Make Up For Ever

This past weekend was a pretty busy one for me. In addition to some volunteer activities, I hosted an event for about 15 ladies here in Orlando and I helped where needed at a Bridal Expo.

I had to look *pops tongue* cute for most of the weekend and used my handy dandy…MAKE UP FOR EVER palette!

And by George, the look I cranked out wasn’t half bad. If I do say so myself.

FOTD Friday: Things That Are Epic

The silly goose that is me  has been virtually make-up free ALL week and so I won’t be showcasing any new make-up look. And it’s been wonderful. To continue my birthday celebration I decided to take an entire week off from work. And to say I’ve had the best week ever would actually be an understatement. I have never had SO much freedom. To wake up and do whatever I wanted to do.  I loved it.

The other day I made an “Things That Are Epic” list and here’s what was on it…

FOTD Friday: Holiday glitter lips

Happy Friday, lovelies!! This look comes from a reader email.

Hey B,

So check this out: I’m invited to a holiday party and I want to go all out. I just got into make-up this year and I want to shock everyone with a banging lip. and don’t judge me but I want to use glitter. I don’t feel like going over the top with eye shadow and all of that but if you could give me some ideas on how to make an super bright lip, I’d love you for ever.

XOXO,

Ray

Ray, darling. I would never judge you. In fact, I think we should be BFFs. A bangin’ lip AND glitter? You know I’m all over that. Here’s what I’m thinking you can do…

FOTD Friday: For Eyes that go POW!

Happy Friday, beauties! Only one more week until us Americans will be stuffing our faces silly on Thanksgiving Day. Let’s hope that my family is understanding about my dairy-free, green and organic dietary needs. And even if they aren’t, I’m going to have my vegan sweet potato pie on deck. Yea boi!

But in the meantime, reader Tanchira left a question on the Clumps  of Mascara Facebook wall asking me how to emphasize the eyes with eyeliner and mascara without looking like you’re wearing too much makeup. Twas one of the best beauty questions I’ve been asked in a while. So this one is for you, T.

How to make your eyes go from Zzzzz to POW!