Posts tagged "cosmetics"

My 3 favorite under eye concealers

<b>GOOD: It Cosmetics Bye Bye Undereye. </b> $24<p>I like the confidence of this product's name. It makes a claim, and delivers. It Cosmetics offers full coverage with this formula- so much so that you must go REALLY easy on its application. It can feel heavy if you're not gentle. I was enjoying this product a great deal... until my geek guy accidentally knocked it into the toilet. :( RIP.
Thanks to all of the geeky makeup reviews I’ve done, I’ve developed some strong opinions on cosmetics. I don’t just wear indie brands, either. I shop around. I’ll often mix-and-match drugstore makeup with high-end in hopes of finding a cost-effective combination. My perfect arsenal is pretty much built, with the exception of one thing: under eye concealer.... Read more »

Product Review: Cheshire Minerals Game of Thrones Eye Shadows

Thanks to the upcoming Valar Morghulis event with Lakeshore Beverage, I’m on yet another Game of Thrones kick. At-present, my fingers are blue from painting Daenerys fabric. My second Khaleesi dress is going to rock!  Best of all, I found a new eye shadow brand to wear with the costume: Cheshire Minerals. Cheshire Minerals is... Read more »

Product Review: Fictitious Fragrances

I often struggle with how outwardly feminine I should be.  The stereotypical geek girl wears glasses and avoids makeup.  I, however, vastly prefer contact lenses.  I wear a full face of makeup every day.  Frankly, I’m surprised my workplace hasn’t reprimanded me for my eyeshadow!  Soooo colorful… Given my affinity for cosmetics AND geekery, I... Read more »

Product Review: The Force Collection, Star Wars Nail Polish by Frakker Lacquer

It’s a shame that I’m an anxious nail biter.  Whenever something stresses me out, I chomp my nails right off.  So, when Alyssa from Frakker Lacquer reached out to me for a review, I panicked!  My nails were down to stumps (still are).  Thankfully, I have some lovely friends who were willing to be photographed.... Read more »

Geeky Valentine's Swag... from the Comfort of Your Computer Chair!

Sometimes, I consider myself an expert on geek relationships. Other times, I freak out because I really haven’t had that many boyfriends, and I have a lot of male friends, and I see a lot of them only at conventions, and I sometimes dress up with people I’m not dating, and does that make me... Read more »