Friday Find: Eddie Funkhouser Lip Color

Friday Find: Eddie Funkhouser Lip Color

I have waaaaay too much makeup. In spite of having decent storage for my makeup brushes, most nail polish, and my Milani shadow singles, everything else is stored rather randomly. So I managed to lose track of the Eddie Funkhouser … Continue reading

Sneak Peak: Exuviance Bionic Oxygen Facial

A few weeks ago, I got an unexpected, great surprise. Exuviance, one of my favorite skincare brands, sent me a hot-off-the-press, straight from the laboratory (for real, no kidding) new facial mask that hasn’t even been released yet! It arrived … Continue reading

Scala Collezione Medium Brim Cotton Sun Hat UPF 50

Scala Collezione Medium Brim Cotton Sun Hat UPF 50

I love hats. And they are just as important in summer as they are in winter. My color-treated red hair fades dramatically during the summer, so wearing a hat when I’m outdoors helps. Keeping the sun off my face is … Continue reading

Giveaway: StriVectin Repair & Protect Moisturizer SPF 30

Giveaway: StriVectin Repair & Protect Moisturizer SPF 30

Summer is finally here, though it’s still cool in MA. Regardless, I’m spending a lot more time outdoors gardening, jogging, riding my bike, playing tennis, or just walking around. It’s imperative to wear sunscreen! In fact, I just read that … Continue reading

Weekly Roundup 28 June 2015 Beauty Blog Coalition

Weekly Roundup 28 June 2015 Beauty Blog Coalition

Happy Summer Sunday! Hope you’re enjoying the weekend¬†ūüėé Here are this weeks beauty tips, mani inspirations, makeup & skincare reviews, and a great discount deal on makeup brushes that you won’t want to miss. My post on the perfect for … Continue reading

Beauty Reviews & Tutorials from Beauty Spotlight Team 27 June 2015

Beauty Reviews & Tutorials from Beauty Spotlight Team 27 June 2015

Happy Summer Weekend! This past week I went to the beach for the first time this season. And of course, the sun went behind a cloud and stayed there for just about the entire afternoon. Supposedly the ocean was 54 … Continue reading

Friday Find: Maybelline Dream Wonder Powder

Friday Find: Maybelline Dream Wonder Powder

Although this isn’t something that I’ve just rediscovered¬†in my stash, Maybelline Dream Wonder Powder is nevertheless a “find”. Over a year ago, I needed a setting powder and I didn’t want to spend a lot. So the Dream Wonder name … Continue reading

Lorac The Resort Eye and Cheek Palette

Lorac The Resort Eye and Cheek Palette

Lorac The Resort Palette, a limited edition eye and cheek palette, came out in the early spring, available only at Nordstrom for about $25.¬†I just didn’t want to spend $25, so I passed. A couple of months ago, the palette … Continue reading

nspa Coconut Body Butter from UK’s #1 Day Spa, Nirvana Spa

nspa Coconut Body Butter from UK’s #1 Day Spa, Nirvana Spa

When it comes to body products, coconut is one of¬†my two favorite scents. So I jumped at the chance to try out the coconut body butter from nspa by Nirvana Spa, the number one day spa in the UK.¬†Since Nirvana … Continue reading

Exuviance Intensive Eye Treatment Pads

Exuviance Intensive Eye Treatment Pads

Oh, I’m finding all kinds of new skincare products to try out! I received a box of Exuviance Intensive Eye Treatment Pads via Brandbacker, the bloggers’ association, in exchange for an honest review. The box contains 12 packets containing two … Continue reading

Beauty Spotlight Team: What’s In Phyrra’s Purse?

Beauty Spotlight Team: What’s In Phyrra’s Purse?

Phyrra was the first beauty blogger that I followed when I was thinking about starting to blog.¬†I still love reading her blog almost every day. I have learned makeup application techniques from her tutorials, and I’ve gotten turned on to … Continue reading

Beauty Blog Coalition 14 June 2015 Weekly Roundup

Beauty Blog Coalition 14 June 2015 Weekly Roundup

Beautiful weekend, so far! Hope it is for you, too. I’m late. Here are last week’s beauty blogposts from Beauty Blog Coalition for your beauty reading pleasure! ¬†My post was for the giveaway that ended during this past week, sorry, … Continue reading

Friday Find: Signature Fragrances London

Friday Find: Signature Fragrances London

Just before the holidays, I received a perfume sample from a new fragrance house based in the UK, Signature Fragrances London. At the time, the scent was a teaser, as they hadn’t even launched yet. But now they certainly are … Continue reading

Shimmery Eyes with GA-DE Cosmetics Icon Lace Eye Shadow

Shimmery Eyes with GA-DE Cosmetics Icon Lace Eye Shadow

I found an offer somewhere on Facebook to try some makeup for free from a brand I wasn’t familiar with: GA-DE Cosmetics, an Israeli beauty brand created in 1985 that sells makeup, fragrance and skincare worldwide.¬†Their color cosmetics emphasize¬†color harmonies, … Continue reading

Target Beauty Box Summer 2015 & Giveaway Winner

Target Beauty Box Summer 2015 & Giveaway Winner

First, congratulations to Leigh, the winner of the Coui Skincare UV Facial Sunscreen! I believe that Leigh lives in Florida so she’ll get a lot of use out of the sunscreen. Thank you all who entered and don’t give up. … Continue reading

ipsy Swim Into Beauty Glam Bag June 2015

ipsy Swim Into Beauty Glam Bag  June 2015

I’ve begun measuring time in ipsy bags. And now another month has gone by, and we’re up to the June 2015 ipsy bag: Swim Into Beauty. It is a dreary day today, and I had some time on my hands … Continue reading

My New Skincare Regimen with Paula’s Choice

My New Skincare Regimen with Paula’s Choice

Are you familiar with Paula’s Choice? I first became familiar with Paula’s Choice through Paula Begoun’s (the Paula in Paula’s Choice) Beautypedia. Have you checked out the Paula’s Choice website? You can find answers to almost any skincare or beauty … Continue reading