Black Honey
By Angelique Serrano | 12/22/2009 - 19:00

If you have never tried this wildly popular shade of Clinique Almost Lipstick ($14,, you might as well buy it now. Because everyone – and I mean everyone – who tries it, loves it. The sheer blackberry shade magically works on every skin tone and the light formula is a dream to wear. I own one, and have owned several others that were worn down to a nub. Oh, and it makes a great gift for any girlfriend, too!

Read more
The Clutch Eye Shadow
By Angelique Serrano | 12/10/2009 - 16:00

I don’t carry eye shadow in my purse. Which is weird because I carry everything else in my purse—gift cards, bills, lipglosses, keys, old receipts, tweezers, spare earrings, essentials like that. I rarely wear eye shadow because it takes some thought beforehand (what color to choose?) and a bit of time and concentration to apply. But today I decided to play with the incredibly creamy Benefit Creaseless Cream Eyeshadow/Liner ($19, in Birthday Suit.

Read more
Sheets of Gold
By Angelique Serrano | 12/08/2009 - 14:34

I have a friend of a friend who feels the need to shorten words. And I have to admit, the habit is contage. Anyway, I was at a photo shoot recently where the makeup artist was raving about these Japanese blotting papers. They are literally made of gold—or speckled with gold leaf, that is. I was feeling like my skin was truly atrosh that day, so I tried the Tatcha Aburatorigami Japanese Blotting Papers (3 pack for $30,

Read more