Rose Gold Spring Makeup, Nails and Accessories

Rose Gold Spring Makeup, Nails and Accessories

The ladies of The Beauty Collaborative got together and decided to put together all of our favorite looks for Spring 2015. I think it will be very interesting to see all the different spring makeup looks that everyone has come up … Continue reading

Chella Ivory Lace Highlighter Pencil

Chella Ivory Lace Highlighter Pencil

Are you familiar with Chella? I first discovered Chella in one of my ipsy bags. About a year ago, I got to try a beautiful indigo blue, easy-to-apply liquid eyeliner with a felt tip.        Since then, I learned that … Continue reading

YSL Mascara Volume Effets Faux Cils: Luxury Mascara

YSL Mascara Volume Effets Faux Cils: Luxury Mascara

I always drool over the makeup I see in stores and in reviews from Yves Saint Laurent Beauty. The packaging alone is enough to throw me into fits of longing. I love the silver or gold metal cases and the way … Continue reading

Another Little CVS Makeup Haul

Another Little CVS Makeup Haul

I like CVS because the stores are so darn convenient. There’s one on almost every corner, lol.  But their makeup prices are definitely higher than Walmart and even Target. To make up for it, they have ExtraBucks and Beauty Club … Continue reading

March Maybelline Haul

March Maybelline Haul

I had some CVS Extrabucks, and CVS had a couple of great 30% off coupons since the beginning of March. So I took advantage of the situation and purchased a couple of items I needed and a couple I wanted to try. Maybelline has … Continue reading

ipsy Floral Fantasy Glam Bag March 2015

ipsy Floral Fantasy Glam Bag March 2015

I’ve begun measuring time in ipsy bags. I can’t believe another one is already here! And a spring-y one it is: Floral Fantasy in a pretty floral bag with painterly flowers against a cerulean blue background. Spring is supposed to start in … Continue reading

Clean Up with Simple Micellar Water and Eye Makeup Remover

Clean Up with Simple Micellar Water and Eye Makeup Remover

For about a year or so, I read about Micellar Water mostly from women who lived in Canada or Europe or Asia. Although Micellar Water was available in the U.S., it was harder and more expensive to come by. Not … Continue reading

My Gloss48.com Lipgloss Haul

My Gloss48.com Lipgloss Haul

Nothing gives a girl a lift like new lipstick or lipgloss or lip color anything! Last Friday, I received 4 new lip glosses from Gloss48.com, two from a brand I know quite well LipTini, and two were new brands for … Continue reading

Jordana Color Tint Blush Sticks Spring 2015

Jordana Color Tint Blush Sticks Spring 2015

I’m really taken by all the new products and shades being introduced by Jordana for Spring 2015. The Modern Mattes (reviewed here) are definitely my favorite matte lipstick, and I also seem to be reaching for them more than any … Continue reading

My First Memebox: CutiePieMarzia2

My First Memebox: CutiePieMarzia2

Back in the late fall, I entered a giveaway on fabulous blogger and subscription box addict, Renu’s blog, My Beauty Junction. And to my surprise, I was one of the winners. I won points to use on Memebox, a leading … Continue reading

Jordana Twist & Shine Moisturizing Balm Stain and Easy Liner for Lips

Jordana Twist & Shine Moisturizing Balm Stain and Easy Liner for Lips

I’m loving all the lip products I recently received from Jordana for Spring 2015. It’s an embarrassment of riches! Today, I’d like to show you the new additions to the Twist & Shine Moisturizing Lip Balm Stain and the Easyliner … Continue reading

February 2015 Valentine #ipsyLove ipsy Bag

February 2015 Valentine #ipsyLove ipsy Bag

Middle of the month means ipsy time, and I got my February Valentine’s #ipsyLove bag. The bag itself is pretty cute. It’s made out of a synthetic fabric that reminds me a little of old-fashioned oilcloth in that it’s somewhat … Continue reading

Jordana Modern Matte Lipstick

Jordana Modern Matte Lipstick

Just when I thought I already found my new HG matte lipsticks, I received the new Modern Matte line of lipsticks from Jordana. I’ve become obsessed with them.   Here’s what Jordana has to say about their new matte lipsticks: … Continue reading

My Valentine’s Day Makeup Look

My Valentine’s Day Makeup Look

Somehow I lost track of time. Even though I stopped at Dunkin’ Donuts for another heart-shaped donut, I didn’t realize that Valentine’s Day is this Saturday!       This week, Jeff is in New York on business, but he … Continue reading

Drugstore Longwear Lipsticks: Maybelline, CoverGirl and NYC

Drugstore Longwear Lipsticks: Maybelline, CoverGirl and NYC

I’m always on the lookout for long wearing lipsticks for those times when it’s inconvenient to reapply my lipstick. And I’m always listening for everyone’s recommendations. Over the past several months, I’ve picked up three affordable long wearing lipsticks from … Continue reading

LATHER LE All Natural Tinted Lip Balm Trio

LATHER LE All Natural Tinted Lip Balm Trio

Just in time for a little Valentine’s Day treat, LATHER has introduced a limited edition trio of 100% natural Tinted Lip Balms.   The three shades are perfect for Vday or any day actually: Pink Peony: shimmery pale pink Cinnabar … Continue reading

Jordana Complete Cover 2-in-1 Concealer & Foundation

Jordana Complete Cover 2-in-1 Concealer & Foundation

Today, I’ve got the first installment of reviews for Jordana’s new Spring 2015 makeup collection that I recently received. If you are new to Jordana, it is the second brand in Milani Cosmetics stable of fabulous drugstore brands. Jordana is sold at … Continue reading