Makeup Forever & Sephora's Grand Opening Of Meatpacking Store

Thursday, September 29, 2011

In celebration of Sephora's newest location in the Meat Packing District NYC, Makeup Forever has made a shadow set just for the special event. The Highline Palette has 4 beautiful and highly pigmented eye colors.

  • Diamond Shadow in Diamond Purple 309 (dark purple with silver shimmer)
  • Metallic Copper 122 (copper bronze shimmer), Bronze 84 (deep bronze)
  • 3 x Eye Shadow in Iridescent Yellow Beige 126 (tan beige shimmer)

*Courtesy of Sephora & Makeup Forever

In the spirit of New York City's iconic Meatpacking District, this must-have palette includes four eye-catching shadows and a get-the-look tutorial to create the perfect look for gallery hopping, shopping, or a night out on the town. 

Available online and at Sephora's new NYC Meatpacking District store

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Wednesday, September 28, 2011

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Fall Favorites 2011

I love the Fall! I love the colder weather and the fall leaves. I also look forward to the fall looks and the sneak peak of Fashion Week for Spring. Glammies here are a few things that I've found that I'm loving this fall season so far. FYI Not everything is beauty related.

Salty Caramel 14.5 oz. Filled Candle - Slatkin & Co. - Bath & Body Works
Slatkin & Co Salty Caramel Candle $3.50-19.99

Maybelline Falsies Flared $3.99 and up

OPI Fall Tour America Collection $4.99 and up

Bamboo Smooth Kendi Oil Pure Treatment Oil
Alterna Bamboo Smooth Kendi Oil $24

Salted Caramel Hot Chocolate
Starbucks Salted Caramel Hot Chocolate $3 and up 

Honey Vanilla Chamomile Herb Tea
Celestial Honey Vanilla Chamomile Tea $3.99 and up

Maison Lanc&#244;me Gentle and Long Lasting Powder Blusher
Lancome Maison Blusher $40

Magnetic Polish
Nails Inc. Magnetic Polish in 3 colors $16-30

Illamasqua's Growl Lipstick $22

Burberry Body Eau De Parfum $55-95

Lush Dream Cream $5-25.95

Eco Tools Choose to Live Beautifully Recycle Event

Monday, September 26, 2011

Eco Tools has come back with this great recycle program called Choose To Live Beautifully. This programs gives you the opportunity to trade in up to 2 makeup applicators (listed below) and in exchange Eco Tools will send you up to 2 coupons valued up to $7.99 on there awesome products. Just make sure to take advantage of this great deal since it sends Oct 1, 2011.

I found out about this program last year and must say that the 2 brushes I have are some of my favs. You won't be disappointment trust me! More info below. Good Luck!

*Info Courtesy of

About The Campaign

There's still time for you to Choose to Live Beautifully with EcoTools! Help us set a new record for participation in the campaign – it's not too late to swap your beauty supplies for an eco-conscious alternative from EcoTools. Start fresh for fall and make a beautiful choice by participating before the campaign concludes on October 1st!
Mail in your new or used beauty item to the Choose to Live Beautifully Campaign. In return for your donated product, you will receive a coupon [valued up to $7.99; limit two coupons per person] for a complimentary EcoTools product.
The “Choose to Live Beautifully” campaign partner, RecycleBank®(, will then recycle all donated products. Now that’s beauty you can feel good about!


Mail in your products, along with your full name and mailing address to:
Choose to Live Beautifully Campaign
c/o Skirt Public Relations
2320 North Damen Ave, Suite 2D
Chicago, Illinois 60647
*Please allow up to six (6) weeks for us to process your request
Examples of products to donate:
  • Cosmetic Brushes
  • Body Washes and Scrubs
  • Body Lotions and Butters
  • Hand and Heel Creams
  • Body Mists
  • Bath Sponges

OPI Pink Shatter Pink Of Hearts 2011

Friday, September 16, 2011

To support Breast Cancer Awareness and the Susan G. Komen, OPI has a Pink Shatter to add to the collection and to help the cure. It's a really pretty shimmery pink color and prefect to show your support with. I decided to do a black nail color but to really show, I would recommend a lighter color.  $4.60 and up.

OPI Spookettes Mini Halloween Collection

Thursday, September 15, 2011

OPI Spookettes mini collection is prefect for this Halloween season. It has your normal Halloween colors but they add something different for that spooky night of fun, a glow in the dark color and some fun nail decals for free. Pictures below show colors on nails with 2 coats of polish and top coat by OPI. Set available for $8.79 and up.

He's My Boo is a semi bright orange.

Mummy Knows Best is a glossy white.

I Only date Werewolves is a glossy black.

Zom-Body To Love is a glow in the dark color.

Nail Polish set with decals.

Free decals included a jack o lantern face, spiders, spider webs, trick or treat, and bats.

OCC New Pretty Boy Lip Tars F/W 2011

Monday, September 12, 2011

Pretty Boy
OCC's New Pretty Boy Fall/Winter Lip Tar Colours are available now on their website. Prefect to bring you back to life on those dark and cold days and nights. $13

Left to right:

  • Butch
  • Pretty Boy
  • Narcissus
  • Queen
  • Banjee
  • Femme

Wednesday, September 7, 2011

Bloomingdale's Clinique GWP going on now. This bag and items are free w/ a $25 purchase.

Sephora NYC FNO (Fashion Night Out)

Tuesday, September 6, 2011

Kick off Fashion Week at Sephora-we've got the most spectacular beauty events of the year * Thursday September 8, 2011 * Starting at 6pm * Only in Manhattan
True Blood® actress Kristin Bauer * Tattoo artist and TV star Kat Von D * Singer, songwriter, producer Linda Perry * Actress Kate Walsh * Supermodel Josie Maran * YouTube™ makeup sensation Michelle Phan * Carol's Daughter's 'Spokesbeauty' Solange Knowles

Stila Love Roxy Palette

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Stila has another New girl on the block. Stila and Roxy teamed up for this surfing inspired palette that's super cute and  perfect to add to the collection. $14

Four Eye Shadows:

  • beach 
  • bikini 
  • bronzed 
  •  water

    Cheek Color (powder blush):
  • gold coast

  • swim

September John Frieda Hair Color Giveaway

Friday, September 2, 2011

I don't know if you're like me but I always change my hair color for the seasons. I always go light for spring/summer and darker for the fall/winter months. Since I was shopping hair colors for the fall I got curious of this new John Frieda form hair color and thought of my Glammies.

So here is the break down to enter this giveaway. Please READ before entering and follow the rules (which are always so simple) to be entered. One lucky winner will be randomly chosen to win this John Frieda Precision Foam Colour in 5N. Good Luck!

  • Must be a follower of blog and LIKE our Facebook page
  • Tell me what's you fav hair color brand and color
  • Do you color at home, salon, or both
  • Tell me why you would like to try this hair color
  • Please leave email to contact you if you're a winner
*Items were purchased by me and is not a sponsored giveaway.
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