Peter Lamas Spa Sensuals Body Care Products

Peter Lamas Spa Sensuals Body Care Products

This entire year, I’ve gotten to try out an incredible array of skincare products and brands. Many have come from brands that were new to me. And I have lots of new favorites. The Peter Lamas Spa Sensuals line has … Continue reading




Mirabella Beauty Borrowed from the Boys Brow Collection

Mirabella Beauty Borrowed from the Boys Brow Collection

OK, I admit it. I have shirked my responsibility to my brows. They are neglected. I tweeze them, but that’s about it most of the time. I bought a brow gel a while back and put it somewhere and can’t … Continue reading




Friday Find: Frederic Malle’s Lipstick Rose Parfum

Friday Find: Frederic Malle’s Lipstick Rose Parfum

When I bought my last bottle of my favorite fragrance, Frederic Malle’s Musc Ravageur, at Barney’s, the wonderful sales associate sent me home with a nice stash of samples from Frederic Malle and Serge Lutens to try. Today, I rediscovered … Continue reading




Paula’s Choice Skincare Empties: Treatment Products

Paula’s Choice Skincare Empties: Treatment Products

A couple of months ago, I had the opportunity to try an entire range of skincare products chosen for my particular skincare needs – aging dry skin with sun damage – by a skin consultant at Paula’s Choice. Most of … Continue reading




My Jewelry Obsession: Chloe + Isabel Pearl + Crystal Drops Long Necklace

My Jewelry Obsession: Chloe + Isabel Pearl + Crystal Drops Long Necklace

I am a jewelry fanatic. I admit it. I am even more into jewelry than I am makeup. I like jewelry for all occasions and I wear jewelry all the time. I like all types of jewelry from fine jewelry … Continue reading




Touche Eclat Blur Primer and Blur Perfector from YSL

Touche Eclat Blur Primer and Blur Perfector from YSL

A couple of weeks ago, I received a new duo from the Touche Eclat collection of Yves Saint Laurent Beauty and Influenster, the blogger/brand organization: Touche Eclat Blur Primer Touche Eclat Blur Perfector both designed to enhance the look of … Continue reading




Savannah Bee Honey Body Lotion and Lip Balms

Savannah Bee Honey Body Lotion and Lip Balms

So many body lotions and lip balms have been coming my way lately. Word must have gotten out about my dry skin, lol. Today, I have products from the Savannah Bee Company from Savannah, Georgia to talk to you about. … Continue reading




Brush On Block Mineral Sunscreen SPF 30

Brush On Block Mineral Sunscreen SPF 30

I’ve been trying all kinds of sunscreens. I am looking for that perfect combination of reliably blocking the sun’s UVA/UVB rays and being comfortable to wear. I usually prefer physical block sunscreen. Recently, I was sent a new kind of sunscreen … Continue reading




Friday Find Part 2: Nourish Organic Body Butter & New Skin Solve

Last month, I reviewed Nourish Organic Body Lotion that I found in my stash. And I complained that it wasn’t hydrating enough for my very dry skin. The folks at Nourish Organic read my review, and they were kind enough to … Continue reading




TribeTats Jewelry-Inspired Temporary Metallic Tattoos Arm Bands

TribeTats Jewelry-Inspired Temporary Metallic Tattoos Arm Bands

I’m a jewelry fanatic. I wear jewelry every day. I am never without earrings, necklace, watch, ring, and bracelet just about every day. I even like to wear jewelry to the beach. But whenever I do wear some jewelry to … Continue reading




Sensi Spa Sandals

Sensi Spa Sandals

Years ago, during a business trip to Las Vegas, I had a couple of days to myself before the project started. So I decided to go to the Canyon Ranch Spa for a facial. I noticed some interesting looking ice blue spa … Continue reading




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




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




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




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




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




Coui Skincare Nourishing Cleansing Oil, Ocean Toner & UV Facial Sunscreen & Giveaway!

Coui Skincare Nourishing Cleansing Oil, Ocean Toner & UV Facial Sunscreen & Giveaway!

First things first: Hannah C. was the winner of the butterLONDON Shout Out Loud Makeup Collection giveaway! Congratulations, Hannah! I’ve emailed her and hope to hear back from her soon. So thank you to all who participated and today, I’m … Continue reading




NeoStrata Foaming Glycolic Wash

NeoStrata Foaming Glycolic Wash

A few weeks ago, I received NeoStrata Foaming Glycolic Wash via the blogger-brand association Brandbacker to try out in exchange for an honest review. I’ve reviewed a number of facial skincare products from NeoStrata and Exuviance, two brands from the … Continue reading