Lipsticks and gloss: Winter edition


 I love wearing dark shades of lipsticks and gloss during winter months. I think adding a dark color really brings out one’s complexion especially when keeping the rest of your makeup quite light and simple. Here are few of my favorite lipsticks and gloss that I love this season.

These are actually my first YSL purchases and I am quite happy with how pigmented they are and how easy they just glide on. I also love the packaging and the lipstick case they come in. Makes the whole process of buying it so much more exciting 😉


I picked these MAC lip-glosses at the Atlanta airport on the way to the Bahamas. They too are so pigmented in color that you don’t need a lip liner or lipstick under. And if your military, you get a 10% discount at MAC in the airport.

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What’s in my handbag?

Lots of stuff! Guaranteed! I tend to carry a lot of make up around when I go out but I am a girl after all 😛

Usually my handbag consists of:

  • Wallet
  • Keys
  • Cell phone
  • Eyeliner
  • Lip gloss and lipsticks
  • Blush
  • Mascara
  • Perfume
  • Listerine strips
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Moisturizer
  • Sunglasses
  • Hair tie/hair clip
  • Pen