Two Easy Valentine’s Day Nail Tutorials

Easy Valentine's Day Nail Tutorials

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner. It’s a perfect excuse to glam up the fingertips with some pink, red and hearts. Highly inspired by the season of love, I created two Easy Valentine’s Day Nail Tutorials to share with you. These adorable nail art designs are so simple that you can’t mess them up even if you’re beginner level.

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Swatches: BH Cosmetics Foil Eyes 2 – 28 Color Eyeshadow Palette

BH Cosmetics Foil Eyes 2 Swatches

Happy Saturday, everyone! I hope you’re up for an exciting weekend.

Here’s a quick look at the swatches for the BH Cosmetics Foil Eyes 2 Eyeshadow Palette. BH Cosmetics is well-known for their affordable but high-quality eyeshadow palette. And this beauty isn’t an exception! With Valentine’s Day coming up, you might want to consider getting one of the BH Cosmetics Foil Eyes 2 Eyeshadow Palettes as a gift for your Galentine’s or all the special ladies in your life.

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Review: NYX Powder Puff Lippie Powder Lip Cream

NYX Powder Puff Lippie Powder Lip Cream
It’s no surprise here that I love NYX products, especially their lippies. The affordable brand has some of the best lippies which always make it to my “top favorite” list. Recently, NYX launched the Powder Puff Lippie Power Lip Cream that, according to many makeup enthusiasts, feels as soft as cloud on your lips.

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5 Tips to Make Foundation Look Flawless

how to make foundation look flawless - Joliecious

Drugstore foundations can’t give you flawless skin like the expensive foundations do – this is one makeup myth that I always hear and see, either from my friends or on the internet. However, when it comes to foundation, whether you choose to use the high-end foundation or the one that you get at your local drugstore, there are other factors that affect the final look of your skin, rather than the dollar amount. In this post, I want to share with you some tips that I’ve gained over the years on how to make foundation look flawless, even with inexpensive drugstore products.

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5 Favorite Fall Lip Colors

“Summer’s over” is definitely a sad news. But the good news is: it’s time to take out those fall lip colors that we’ve been pushing aside in our lipstick drawer. Although I normally love wearing natural pinkish or orange lip colors, every time fall comes around, I’m a hundred percent in the mood for some dark and bold lip hues. They simply reminds me of the chilly fall weather and go very well with fall sweater and leather clothes. In this post, I’ll show you my 5 top favorite fall lip colors that I’ll be rocking this fall.

Fall Lip Colors 2017. Wearable Fall Lip Colors. Must-have Fall Lip Colors

Let’s start!

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Early Autumn Makeup Tutorial

Early Auntumn Makeup Tutorial

Finally, Fall is here! I’ve been waiting for this sweater weather for the entire year. Putting my bright and colorful clothes away, I can’t wait to lounge around in my comfy and cuddly sweaters. When Fall comes, not only does my closet change but also my makeup. Forget about those hot pink and orange color eyeshadows and lipsticks, I gravitate towards warm brown earthy tones or different berry shades when doing my makeup. Today, I’m bring you a quick and easy Fall makeup look that I’ve been loving lately. I named it “Early Autumn Makeup” because, although I used three different shades of berry purple, there is still a pop of bling bling glitter that reminds me of the fun summer that just passed.

Should we start?

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Swatches: BH Cosmestics Take Me Back To Brazil Palette

Bh Cosmetics Take Me Back To Brazil Swatches

BH Cosmetics is probably one of my favorite brands when it comes to high quality, yet affordable makeup products. In fact, I own many of their eyeshadow palettes and they’ve rarely disappointed me. Recently, I purchased the Take Me Back To Brazil palette because of its bright and festive color scheme. I believe this palette is the redesigned version of BH Cosmetics’s popular Take Me To Brazil eyeshadow palette. Although I haven’t done any makeup look with this cutie pie, I’m so in love with how pigmented the eyeshadows are, just from swatching them.

Let’s check out the swatches!

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Sunset Glow Makeup Tutorial

Sunset is always one of my favorite view. It is, indeed, the most magical moment of the day when the sun goes down and the sky becomes a mesmerizing painting filled with different colors like blue, red, orange, yellow and purple. I was inspired by this beautiful scene to create today tutorial: Sunset Glow makeup look. I know there are already a lot of makeup tutorials on sunset-inspired makeup but here is my easy and wearable version.

What I used:

Sunset glow Makeup Tutorial

  1. NYX Hot Singles Eyeshadow – Bad Seed
  2. City Color Cosmetics Shimmer Shadow – Cheers To Life $3.99
  3. Makeup Revolution – Iconic Elements Eyeshadow Palette $7.00
  4. Makeup Revolution – Unicorns Are Real Eyeshadow Pallete $7.00
  5. Covergirl – Total Tease  Waterproof Mascara $8.99 (See my review HERE)
  6. Seraphine Botanicals – Liquid Coal Waterproof Liquid Liner $22.00
  7. Clinique Skinny Stick – Sleek Teak


Sunset glow Makeup Tutorial

I’m not a purple eyeshadow kinda girl but I’m so pleased with the final look. This Sunset Glow makeup look is a little bit extra but not too over-the-top. It is wearable for both day and night. Jump over to my Instagram @joliecious to see which lip color I paired with this makeup look.

Hot Summer Makeup Tutorial
Covergirl Total Tease Mascara Review

Until next time,


Current Favorites: Smile’s PRID Drawing Salve, SPF Powder & Beauty Sponges

Smile's PRID Drawing Salve, Makeup sponge, SPF face power, Total Tease mascara, silicon sponge

Happy Monday, everyone! I realized that I haven’t done any favorites post in such a long time, simply because I don’t usually try out new products. However, today I have some of my current favorites – from product that helps heal my stubborn acne quickly to SPF on-the-go. I sincerely enjoy these products so much that I can’t wait to share with you guys.

**This post contains affiliate links, meaning that when you make a purchase through the link, I will receive a small commission at no extra cost to you. 

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