Wish List : It’s a Crimson Obsession

Nobody needs lipstick, especially red lipstick. But why not? I’ve purchased 6 different shades within the last three months, preparing for the end of the pandemic, or for days like today when I will be outside and more than 6 feet apart from strangers. Violet Grey means it’s been tested and tried, perfect. Reds IContinue reading “Wish List : It’s a Crimson Obsession”

DEAR DAHLIA: Paradise Dream Velvet Lip Mousse

Korean beauty is luminous, glowing and not layered or caked on. The skin is the main focus and the pigments are the enhancers, not the focal point. The colors in the collection are beautiful, lips are hydrated and drenched in gorgeous color. Nothing heavy and perfect for those non-makeup days when you’re just running aroundContinue reading “DEAR DAHLIA: Paradise Dream Velvet Lip Mousse”

The Modern Rules of Wearing Red

Red Lipstick for generations has attracted admirers, it’s a come-hither hue that commands respect and get’s you noticed. Red pouts have been favored by princesses, movie stars, prime ministers and stylish women all around-the-world. The best red lipstick application will always be the Parisian way of wearing your favorite crimson,  with minimal makeup, but theContinue reading “The Modern Rules of Wearing Red”


I can’t wait to try the classic 999 in this new formula. We are all about to be vaccinated, but will still require mask wearing, let’s face it mask wearing is going to become the new normal. But I don’t mind if it means not inhaling exhaust fumes, offensive odors or deadly diseases. Let’s hopeContinue reading “New Red Formulation: ROUGE DIOR FOREVER LIQUID”