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Sunday, April 20, 2014

Review: MAC Speak Louder Lipstick

Review of MAC Speak Louder Lipstick

Guest Post By: Marianne

Every once in a while, I have to remind myself to switch it up where my makeup is concerned – both my look and the products I use. Inevitably, I keep coming back to my comfort zone of defined eyes and nude-pink lips. When I consciously want to try something different, I dig deep into my stash and bring out the bright and colourful stuff. Presenting today - my only out and out bright lipstick, MAC Speak Louder!

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

LOTD: Summer Happy Makeup with a Dash of Plum!


Plum Lips In Summers

We generally associate pastels and powder pinks and fuschias and minty greens and all those flirty and fun nuances of bright colours with Summers. In the same vein, we think of plums and berries and purples and rich browns with the Winter season. We are conditioned to do so... But the other day I felt like going with Plum... Yes! Even in this heat, this unbearably bright sunny afternoon I chose plum and surprisingly enough it came out to be quite cheery and summery! :)

Introducing Something Organic This Summer: EcoMartIndia



As much as I love the Summer sun as compared to the harsh winters, I am not blind towards the fact that Summers do wreak havoc with my body. With India’s extreme temperatures and harsh weather conditions, our skin, our hair, our bodies take a beating. Keeping healthy, hydrated and toxin free becomes a chore and I am forever looking for clean, healthy and organic stuff to put in and on my body…

And then, I found EcoMartIndia :)

Monday, April 14, 2014

LOTD: A Perfect Look For Saturday Night Clubbing

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Featuring: Lakme Absolute Colour Illusion Eyeshadow "Smokey Pearl"

I did this look with a blank mind, I had nothing going on and by the time I finished photographing, I was wondering what I should name it... So I did not do a post on it and just randomly posted it on Instagram and hence Facebook and Twitter... You guys loved it (thank you so much :D) and Bidisha labelled the look as Perfect for a Saturday Night Party Look and thus I got my title for the post :) Thanks sweetheart :) ♥

Friday, April 11, 2014

Coffee Breaks With ISLM: Accept Yourself, Love The Way You Are

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 Don't Try To Be Someone You Are Not!

Every time I hear statements like these, read them on book covers and come across people preaching these sentiments, I want to puke. I find them to be utter nonsense and do not support these notions... Of course I know this could whip up a storm and a HUGE controversy, but then just hear me out before you decide to write something scathing in the comments section below...

Wednesday, April 09, 2014

Lakme Absolute Colour Illusion Range By Rajesh Pratap Singh - A Sneak Peek

Lakme Absolute Illusion by Rajesh Pratap Singh


New Launch: Illusion by Lakme Absolute

I just made plans with an old colleague and a very dear friend for dinner on Friday. Its exciting and I can't wait for it to be Friday evening already :) Doesn't it feel amazing to meet with old friends and take a walk down memory lane? And that is the exact feeling I get when I use Lakme products... I know that Lakme has revamped itself, gotten an image makeover and glammed up to quite a few notches higher, but I still feel like a little girl rummaging through my mum's dresser, everytime Lakme products come up...

Monday, April 07, 2014

LOTD: Using MAC Humid, Contrast & GoldMine


MAC LOTD: Wish I Had Better Pictures Kinda Post 

Life's tough! And it gets tougher when you are a beauty blogger! I mean of course there are perks of being one especially with the awesome samples that you receive and the love you get from your followers and subscribers... But then we've always got to be on our toes, not only with the latest launches, amazing new products and belting out Earth shatteringly beautiful LOTDs but also with good pictures.

Thursday, April 03, 2014

Affordable yet Must Have Eye Makeup Brushes


Kryolan Eye Makeup Brushes - Affordable and a Must Have!

I had a weird dream last night... I dreamt that I was sipping a steaming cup of cappuccino, was debating with myself about what was the best way to achieve Continuous Delivery in a release cycle and just kept crying at the same time... Weird? Right! Creepy? Damned right! Disturbing? Hell yeah!
No the dream didn't have a dramatic ending, like me waking up with a scream or me starting to blabber in my sleep and the pati having to shake me up... The dream died its natural death and I continued to sleep... Only in the morning when I remembered the dream did I feel that something was amiss with me. 

Wednesday, April 02, 2014

One Liner Review: Maybelline Colossal Volume Express Mascara

Maybelline Colossal Volume Express Mascara


Quick Review of Maybelline Colossal Volume Express Mascara

I must be the last person the planet Earth to review this mascara...
It is a great daily wear mascara, gives decent volume, curls, holds the curl and is super easy to apply. It is not waterproof and I like it that way as it really easy to remove at night.
It doesn't do much to the length of your lashes though.

Monday, March 31, 2014

REVIEW: Maybelline Lip Polish in Glam 9

Maybelline Lip Polish Glam 9


Review of Maybelline Lip Polish in Glam 9

My weekend's consisted of CSI: NY and "The Killing" marathons... I mean literally... The kind of crime fiction fan that I am, I must say that the weekend was well spent since I got a chance to catch up on all my fav crime serials that I missed out during the week...But then I have also been a good blogger and I managed to fit in clicking product pictures and even doing a couple of LOTDs... Ooooh yes! So brace yourselves my darlings for a barrage of product reviews and makeup posts...