From Basic to Baddie with PÜR Quick Pro Glitters

PÜR Quick Pro Glitters

PÜR Quick Pro Glitters were sent for review purposes. All opinions are my own. I’ve been fighting a head cold for almost a week so putting on makeup hasn’t been my priority for work, church or really anything else. Last week I received PÜR Cosmetics’ Quick Pro Glitters and decided to play around with them since puffy eyes are not cute. The Pur Quick Pro Glitters is a 5-piece high-pigment glitter eyeshadow...

PÜR Cosmetics My Little Pony: The Movie Collection

PÜR Cosmetics My Little Pony The Movie Collection

The My Little Pony Collection was sent for review purposes. All opinions are my own. I grew up in the 90s and LOVED My Little Pony. The toys and pretty much anything associated with the My Little Pony franchise was for me. If you follow me on Instagram, you might’ve seen my unboxing of the new PÜR Cosmetics My Little Pony: The Movie Collection. The set came in a cute caboodle case...

e.l.f. Moisturizing Lipstick Swatches + Review

E.L.F. Moisturizing Lipstick Swatches + Review

PR sample of the elf moisturizing lipsticks was sent for review purposes. As always, opinions expressed are my own. Lately, I’ve been going back to basics with my beauty and hair regimen by using products that are both affordable and have good quality. I’m a huge lover of lipsticks and when e.l.f. cosmetics sends their moisturizing lipsticks, I’m always excited to swatch and review. e.l.f. lipstick swatch on brown skin The elf moisturizing...

Carnival Makeup Inspiration for the Road

carnival inspired makeup

If you’re a longtime follower, you know that I LOVE Carnival time. I haven’t played mas since 2014, but I watch Machel Monday, Soca Monarch, and other streamed events online. Being upset I missed another carnival, I created a carnival makeup look inspired by one of my costumes from Caribana. A post shared by Jo🌟nna E (@joannaen) on Aug 3, 2013 at 5:36pm PDT Read more about how I did this carnival...

Beauty Essentials for the Office

Beauty Essentials for the Office

Living in NYC as a millennial blogger means at any given time there is SOMETHING going on after work. These include press events, planned and random meetups with friends and (when I’m up to it) dates. Most days I don’t want to have time to go back home, so I keep a few beauty essentials in a makeup bag in my desk. If you wear little to no makeup to work and often...

PUR Cosmetics Trolls Palette Review

The Pur Cosmetics Trolls Palette was sent for review purposes. All opinions expressed are my own. Are you a fan of Trolls? I remember my youngest sister having one when we were kids. It had big eyes, the craziest hair and was dressed up in a Santa suit. I don’t remember where it came from, but we had it for years and incorporated it often during play time. A few weeks ago,...

Best Fall Lipstick Colors for Brown Skin

Best Lipsticks for Fall and Winter

This post is not sponsored but contains some affiliate links Out of all the makeup I have, I LOVE neutral, dark and rich lipsticks, especially when Fall and Winter seasons come around. From liquid mattes to shimmer and creamy finishes, here are some of my favorite neutral, dark and rich colored lipsticks for fall and winter separated by color category. Browns and Nudes A natural look is perfect for the fall....