Lipstick Latitude


New Stuff: Happy Marc Jacobs Beauty Launch Day!

Don’t forget, the new Marc Jacobs Beauty line launches today at and Sephora stores! I personally felt that the Tease eyeshadow palette was a bit of a let-down, but I’ve heard good things about some of the other products that were released last month, so I’m still excited to check everything out. Will you be picking up a few things from the new line to check out? If you do, leave a comment and let us all know what you think!

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Worst. Advent calendar. Ever.

At least, that was my first thought when I saw the packaging for this medication. If you’re wondering what this is, it’s Claravis, aka isotretinoin, aka Accutane. As you may have realized from some of my FOTD pictures, I don’t exactly have the world’s best skin. After several years of going through the alphabet of prescription acne treatments (Aczone, birth control, benzoyl peroxide, Clenia, Cleocin, clindamycin, Differin, doxycycline, minocycline, Retin-A,  Tazorac,  ...

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Guides, How to Makeup

Makeup Basics: Blush

Part eight of the Makeup Basics series. Blush: What is it? A powder, cream or liquid used to give you a healthy, rosy glow. Why might I want to use this stuff? Most everybody wants to have some healthy-looking color in their cheeks, but sometimes you just don’t, either because that’s just how your skin is or because you covered it all up with foundation. Blush lets you bring it back, but better – you can put it exactly where you want it. How do I choose the right one for  ...

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Sale: Sephora Points Multiplier – August 12-18, 2013

A little bit ago I mentioned a rumor about a Sephora points multiplier event. I stopped over there earlier and saw the same promotional material at the store, though I stupidly didn’t think to snap a picture. In any case, the details were correct: 2x points for Beauty Insiders 3x points for VIBs 4x points for Rouge members The extra points usually take anywhere between a few days and a couple weeks to show up on your account, so don’t worry too much if you don’t see them  ...

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