eye shadow

Beauty Test Drive: Merle Norman Pro Glitter Eye Palette

While I used to love eye shadow in, say, the 7th grade, I’m generally pretty stumped on how to wear it in an everyday context. When I set out to test the Merle Norman Pro Glitter Eye Pallette I figured its rich, sparkly shades were a look I could only wear on a night out,… More »


Beauty Test Drive: LORAC 3D Liquid Lustre

Want to up your eye shadow game? This safe-for-contact-wearers glittery topcoat promises to boost your natural-looking eye makeup and take you from the office to da clurb in no time. … More »


Beauty Test Drive: Jane Iredale PurePressed Eye Shadow In “Violet Eyes”

I was playing with makeup at the Jane Iredale display the other day when I noticed a pretty purple eye shadow lurking behind the BB cream. I opened the tester and smeared a bit on the back of my hand, and lo and behold, it was the most perfect, shimmery lavender color I’d ever seen… More »


Leighton Meester’s Bizarre (But Cool) Eye Shadow Trick

First, ignore the fact that not only did Leighton Meester play up her lips (bright red!), but also her eyes (major smokey shadow!) at the same time—I’m not a fan, but, hey, rules are created to be broken. Instead, let’s focus on the crazy interesting eye shadow trick she’s got going on: Shadow in her… More »


Quick Pic: Drew Barrymore Shows Her True Colors

Drew attended a demonstrated against the California Supreme Court’s decision upholding Prop 8. Good for her. But what’s up with the blue under-eye shadow? [West Hollywood, CA, 5/26/09] … More »


Monday Quickies!

Muffin Top: Why yes, there IS such a thing as too small! [College Candy]
A domestic violence activist was killed by her ex-boyfriend this weekend. [Feministing]
Important questions to ask in a relationship, without sounding like a psycho. [Boinkology]
How not to become a desperate housewife. [Guardian U.K.]
A teenage sex change. [Tango]
Five common… More »