I just did some day drinking with a friend to celebrate our last day of teaching this semester, so it’s fair to say that I won’t be getting any work done this evening. But a single dark & stormy (yes, I’m a lightweight) hardly prevents me from blogging. I’ve done a lot of product reviews… Read More The Beauty Obsessed Tag
I still haven’t had a chance to take decent blog pictures in London, so here’s a beauty tag, taken from the lovely Teresa at Brush and Bullet! (I’m retaining the Commonwealth spelling of the questions because I’m in the Commonwealth as we speak. It’s only fair.) ETA: I just realized that I forgot to copy… Read More Because You’ve Always Wondered How Often I Wear False Eyelashes…
From Sleep and Water, a wonderful Australian beauty blog I just discovered. I would love to see other people do this—seriously, I never get tired of hearing about lipstick. 1. How many lipsticks do you own? 49, plus five glosses. I plan to get rid of about ten lipsticks after I finish my chronology. 2.… Read More Lipstick Tag!
Well, I guess it was inevitable: I have a makeup blog with a pretentious literary-allusive title now.On Tumblr, I’m modernfoppery; offline (or still online, given how often I procrastinate), I’m a 26-year-old grad student working toward a doctorate in English literature, with a focus on the 17th century. The phrase “auxiliary beauty” comes from one… Read More An Introduction