X
Check out our Fall Must-Haves category and Buy One, Get One Free ! Add products to cart, creating a minimum value of $25. Then enter code FALL in the coupon code box at checkout. Your discount will be calculated as 50% off each item in the Fall Must-Haves category. Cannot be combined with any other offers or applied to previous purchases. Maximum discount $100. Offer valid online only. Offer ends 11:59 PM PST 10/30/2014.
elf Cosmetics

beauty blog
How do Eye Love Thee? Let Me Count the Ways
How do Eye Love Thee? Let Me Count the Ways
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 17, 2010

As Will Ferrell said in Elf, “I’m in love. I’m in love. I’m in love. And I don’t care who knows it!”  What is it that I love so much and when did this love affair start?  Well, this story starts back in high school when I was finally allowed to start wearing makeup. 

Do you remember the first time you were allowed to wear makeup?  It’s a right of passage, really. When you are a teen, wearing makeup is one of those milestones that can come before dating, or even driving a car.  Wearing makeup is a visible sign to the world that you are no longer a little girl and you are turning into a young woman.  Remember the freedom of finally getting the chance to choose between blue or purple eye shadow, and a dark gray for a smoky eye?  You know you experimented with the blue. I bet your mom has the prom pictures to prove it.  Just remember, we’ve all been there.  LOL

Ever since I started wearing makeup, my one staple that I love and that I won’t start any day without applying is eyeliner.  I refuse to go out of my house without it.  For me to not wear eyeliner would be like walking out of the house without a top on.  I just can’t do it.  I may not apply a lot of makeup, but the one thing I will always wear is eyeliner.  My eyes can’t be naked.

The thing I love about eyeliner is that a little bit goes a long way.  As a busy mom of two boys, and prior to that a busy career woman trying to quickly get out the door in the morning, the eyeliner has always provided me with an easy way to feel put together.  A bit more polished.  Have you ever noticed that when someone wears eyeliner it accentuates their eyes?  It can draw attention away from areas on which you may not want to focus.  Eyes can be such a great feature to highlight.  Play them up people! You know you wanna. 

They say that the “eyes are the windows to the soul”.  So brighten your windows today with some eyeliner window treatments.  With some many color and choices, the “eye” is the limit!

Shelly (Wilcox) is a blogger from Virginia who is married to a great guy and is busy raising two boys under the age of three, as well as chasing after her beloved boston terrier, Miss Zoe.  When not swinging from the chandeliers, she loves to follow fashion and try her hand at crafts.  Blogging at the Chic Crafty Chick Blog, she shares fun finds, cool crafts, recipes and more.  She describes herself as a "chat with your girlfriend" kind of blogger.




READ MORE...

0 COMMENTS


ADD A COMMENT
  TELL A FRIEND
  PRINT THIS
Digg Del Technorati feed FaceBook Faves FeedBurner Google MySpace StumbleUpon Twitter Yahoo






Live chat by BoldChat
e.l.f. RSS Feed elf Cosmetics blog RSS feed
elf Cosmetics
most popular


elf Cosmetics

elf Cosmetics
October 2014 (13)
September 2014 (13)
August 2014 (11)
July 2014 (16)
June 2014 (18)
May 2014 (19)
April 2014 (18)
March 2014 (18)
February 2014 (10)
January 2014 (21)
December 2013 (5)
November 2013 (9)
October 2013 (18)
September 2013 (13)
August 2013 (13)
July 2013 (21)
June 2013 (12)
May 2013 (7)
April 2013 (22)
March 2013 (13)
February 2013 (14)
January 2013 (28)
December 2012 (8)
November 2012 (8)
October 2012 (16)
September 2012 (12)
August 2012 (13)
July 2012 (14)
June 2012 (21)
May 2012 (20)
April 2012 (23)
March 2012 (20)
February 2012 (15)
January 2012 (16)
December 2011 (13)
November 2011 (16)
October 2011 (16)
September 2011 (20)
August 2011 (16)
July 2011 (12)
June 2011 (11)
May 2011 (15)
April 2011 (12)
March 2011 (15)
February 2011 (15)
January 2011 (14)
December 2010 (8)
November 2010 (5)
October 2010 (9)
September 2010 (13)
August 2010 (18)
July 2010 (10)
June 2010 (18)
May 2010 (23)
April 2010 (22)
March 2010 (31)
February 2010 (21)
January 2010 (19)
December 2009 (15)
November 2009 (20)
October 2009 (18)
September 2009 (19)
August 2009 (14)
July 2009 (25)
June 2009 (25)
May 2009 (9)
April 2009 (8)
March 2009 (10)
February 2009 (6)
January 2009 (7)


elf Cosmetics