The Lipstick League: Weekly Links, Volume III


Yay for another post from the The Lipstick League! We are a group of beauty bloggers, bound together by the desire to save the world with beauty, one post at a time!

EauMG – What flower makes you think of spring? Here’s a review of pretty British line’s Penhaligon’s Lily of the Valley.

Nouveau Cheap – Shows you exactly why the new Milani Baked Blushes live up to their hype.

Lipglossiping – wonders if O.P.I’s mini collection of flower-themed polishes will have you scrabbling to paint yourselves PINK this Summer?!

Orange to LA – Finds a new fun way to dye your hair with Clairol Nice n’ Easy Color Blend Foam. Shake it, Foam it, Love it!

Pink Sith – Joeybunny on the Pink Sith Blog gives you an Introduction to Concrete Minerals. Read at your own risk because after you do, you’ll be buying them too!

Phyrra – tells you about & Geo Angel Circle Lenses! See if you like them!

Vampy VarnishMAC Primed for Perfection Are you primed and ready?

we heart this – we ask “how cute?” MAC answers – “quite!” Our MAC Quite Cute photos, swatches and review

Beauty Junkies Unite – reviews the newest mascara from Too Faced, Size Queen Mascara. Look at that brush!

Clumps of Mascara – is absolutely loving E.L.F.’s makeup brushes. $3 for a skunk for a skunk brush? Wowsers!

Question of the Week:

What’s your skincare routine?

B says, “I’m using Desert Essence’s Face wash, tarte’s maracuja oil and the Clarisonic Mia every other day or so. Loving this routine!”

What about you? What’s your current skincare routine?

See you next week!
~The Lipstick League

Around Orlando: Chevy Pizza Crawl

If you accidentally bit your computer screen trying to get a bite of that yummy pizza, I do apologize. Enticing, isn’t it? Pizza is my total weakness. Even though I have issues with cheese, it’s as if I forget all about them the minute I think about pizza. So when I was invited to host a Pizza Crawl with Chevy, no way was I going to turn that down. I popped a Lactaid, worked out SUPER hard the night before and was ready for the mission.

The challenge…drive around in brand new Chevy vehicles and check out 3 of Orlando’s top pizza places. You KNOW I was down.

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Brushes from E.L.F are all that and then some!

Dear E.L.F. ,
Are you kidding me? Is this a joke? Exactly HOW can these brushes be so soft and apply makeup so beautifully AND be this affordable? Please explain.



I know I’m always dramatical, y’all but I kid you not–these brushes are fabulous. E.L.F. really surprised me with these. First up, let’s rap on the brushes from the Mineral 5 Piece Bamboo Brush Set. Check this out…

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Things I WON’T do in the name of beauty…

Everyone’s heard that “beauty is pain” right? And to an extent, I’ll agree with that. Threading my brows will never feel good but the outcome is always worth it. However, there are just some things that I find too painful to do. Even in the name of beauty.

First up, I will neeeever

Wear heels on a regular.

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The Lipstick League: Weekly Links, Volume II


Yay for another post from the The Lipstick League! We are a group of beauty bloggers, bound together by the desire to save the world with beauty, one post at a time!

Clumps of Mascara – finally got Shellac’d! The question is…will it really last 2 weeks without chipping? Only time will tell…

EauMG – Is EauMG seeing green fairies? Maybe. Review of aroma M Geisha Green perfume.

Nouveau Cheap – There’s a product at the drugstore that can truly fix a smudged nail and Nouveau Cheap’s got the pics to prove it!

Lipglossiping – Gets overtaken by a sudden lipstick urge, and we all know that’s one itch that NEEDS to be scratched!

Orange to LA – Uses the new Lancome ‘Warm Lavande’ Color Design Eye Shadow Quad to create a look for a night out with her husband. Who doesn’t like purple?

Pink Sith – Gives you a sneak peek at the NEW Guerlain Rouge Automatique lipstick. It’s a packaging Hoor’s dream!

Phyrra’s – Independent Spotlight for April is with Venomous Cosmetics! Learn about Tracy & her fascination with the vibrance of creatures found in nature, as well as her makeup.

Vampy Varnish – Shows you some colorful Inglot Eye Shadow Swatches!

we heart this – You’ve heard of RevitaLash, but does it really work? Take a look at our before and after pics and decide for yourself!

Beauty Junkies Unite – was never too crazy about mood lipstick, but these mood nail polishes from In The Mood are right on trend with spring’s color forecast!

How about you, readers? Which new spring product are you loving the most?

Question of the Week:

What new spring product are you loving the most or are most excited to try?:

B says, “NARS Spring 2011 collection has been pretty awesome. It’s so unexpected. I mean, a burgundy lippie in a Spring collection? That’s hot!”


See you next week!
~The Lipstick League

Can you get hooked on lip balm? Uh oh.

Part of being a beauty blogger means I’ve got to educate myself on as much as I can. I enjoy it, of course, and I love when I come across books like this one.

What started off as a blog by cosmetic scientists has now turned into a book. They’ve gathered fantastic questions, placed ’em their book and have given us answers from a scientific perspective. How cool is that?

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