Nude Lipsticks

Before I saw a video by Lisa Eldridge, I thought I had a fine collection of Nude lipsticks. But this video taught me that my lipsticks were either too pink like this one – Or too Brown like this one – or even too purple (!) like this one – Perhaps I had just one true nude lipstick that I am wearing in this picture here – And I did need loads of kajal to pull it off. Else I looked absolutely washed out. See proof below –   And so ladies, head over to Lisa Eldride’s blog for the

MAC Pencilled In

When I got this email from MAC Cosmetics today about the MAC Pencilled In collection, I was very very excited! Why? Read on… “Draw decidedly defined lips with new on-trend shades of M∙A∙C’s profoundly pigmented Lip Pencil, now in carbon-copy shades of your favourite lipsticks. The smooth, creamy texture ensures a pristine shape. And to finish off the look, try topping lips with Lipglass in aficionado-approved shades of Ruby Woo, Heroine and Girl About Town – which are now part of the permanent Lipglass lineup.” I interpreted this as follows: Ooh… in the MAC Pencilled In collection, they have made

My Birthday LOTD

My LOTD from my birthday evening, which was earlier this week. I turned a year older in age but am hoping my mental age remains the same for at least another decade. Then I will reassess! I had a nice day. Lots of acquaintances, colleagues and relatives wished me. My daughter made me a card at her day care. Hubby cancelled a few meetings and fought a Delhi Belly to take us out for dinner. Sweet little gestures… LOTD Dress: Bugis, Singapore Boots: Inc. 5 Accessories: Just my everyday Raga watch and a pair of earrings by Nirvana By the

Review: Lotus Herbals Pure Color Lipstick in Mod Mauve

I am a major lipstick fan. I can go without anything but a lipcolour on my face. And since I favour lipsticks to glosses, I do collect them like crazy.    A few years back, Lotus was always a skincare brand for me. I did not even know they were into makeup till I read some of the awesome reviews on beauty blogs.And then, I had to give these a shot. I picked Mod Mauve from the Pure Colors range. At that time I was looking for a good mauve colour and this one suited the bill perfectly!   What