Beauty With A Purpose: Radiant Cosmetics

There are over 27 million slaves in the world today.  That number is absolutely astounding to me.  And while many people and non-profit organizations are fighting to end human trafficking, I was amazed to find one for-profit beauty company with such a mission. Radiant Cosmetics was founded on the … [Read more...]

Beauty Trends to Try

Typically the trends we see on the red carpets hardly contrast to everyday life. But there have been a few beauty trends that would look fabulous everywhere from date night to the preschool pickup line! 1. Voluminous Ponytails: Very retro and such a great everyday look! Just use a little dry … [Read more...]

Beauty in Five Minutes or Less

Even though I'm a SAHM, I try really hard to plan my day so that I shower, dress, and put my "face" on. Sometimes, my plan is thwarted and I'm alloted only a short time to put on said face. So I was forced to get back to basics - find out what I can make work in 5 minutes or less. You know what? I … [Read more...]

Holiday Party Makeup Looks

Thanks to L'Oreal for sponsoring my post about my favorite beauty looks, tips and tricks! Check out for beauty advice from the experts. One of the best parts about the holidays is that we get the opportunity to dress up and go to parties a bit more than usual. And there is no better … [Read more...]

More Holiday Party Makeup Tips

I know, I know, we just talked about Holiday Party Makeup (did you see that post? If not, take a look. I'll wait!). I loved Jo-Lynne's plum suggestion - it really does work for just about everyone! Try it! Right now we're in that busy time of year where the day's schedule is literally packed to … [Read more...]

Mega Makeup Palettes

Give a girl who loves makeup a makeup palette and she'll be like a kid in a candy store! These not only make great gifts, but you know you want one for yourself too!  They are great to have on hand for trying out new looks and stretching beyond your usual makeup routine! e.l.f. Studio Makeup … [Read more...]

Fall Makeup Trends | Fashion Friday

We have a few favorite fall make-up trends on All Things Chic that we just have to share. 1. Silver Fawn Shadow Why We Love It: The new neutral. This shade has a warm, sandy base, but its shimmer is cool. The combination is wearable for everyone. Wear it on your lids, and add a highlight … [Read more...]

review: raw minerals

You know those people who roll out of bed and flaunt their flawless skin? Yeah, that's not me. I'm one of the uh, less-blessed people in the skin department.  As in blotchy and uneven are two very well known words in my world. So I was thrilled to be able to try out RAW minerals … [Read more...]

i swear by my: eye brightener

Raise a hand if you always look tired.  Ahem...I said a hand, not both… If you’re anything like me, you roll out of bed, look in the mirror and shudder.  Whose eyes are those?  Certainly not mine.  Even after your standard makeup application with cover-up, depuffer, the … [Read more...]