Friday Find: China Glaze Nail Lacquer, Fairy Dust

Friday Find: China Glaze Nail Lacquer, Fairy Dust

I’m a sucker for glitter, any glitter. So when I read a blogpost about China Glaze Fairy Dust Nail Lacquer and how it made everything better, I thought I had to have it. The blogpost was hysterically funny, and it … 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




Rimmel ScandalEyes Eye Shadow Sticks: Bulletproof Beige and Bad Girl Bronze FOTD

Rimmel ScandalEyes Eye Shadow Sticks: Bulletproof Beige and Bad Girl Bronze FOTD

Last winter, I picked up a couple of the Rimmel ScandalEyes eyeshadow sticks/crayons in taupe and brown matte shades. I mentioned Trespassing Taupe and Bootleg Brown in a post about my CVS haul, but I ended up liking them so much … Continue reading




TATCHA Luminous Dewy Skin Mist

TATCHA Luminous Dewy Skin Mist

I have been obsessed with TATCHA, the Japanese luxury skincare brand, ever since I saw photos of the beautiful indigo blue moisturizer from their Indigo Collection. TATCHA has borrowed beauty secrets from modern day geishas and combined them with cutting edge science to … Continue reading




Target Beauty Box: Back to College Honor Roll Fall 2015

Target Beauty Box: Back to College Honor Roll Fall 2015

A few months ago, I posted about my spring/summer Target Beauty Box. Recently, I found out that Target was offering two more beauty boxes for Fall 2015, each $5 including delivery. I chose the Honor Roll box. You have to act … 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




Tarina Tarantino Eye Dream Hypershadow

Tarina Tarantino Eye Dream Hypershadow

A few weeks ago, I got another unexpected gift from my dear friend in Ohio who definitely knows my taste in makeup! She’s the kind soul who sent me the Tarina Tarantino Dollskin Cheek blush that I adore and reviewed … 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




Xanadu 24K Gold Serum by ISA Professional

Xanadu 24K Gold Serum by ISA Professional

Did you ever get a skincare product that you could hardly wait to use? I often feel this way about makeup, but not often for skincare. But when I received Xanadu 24K Gold Serum by ISA Professional, I could hardly … 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




Giveaway: butterLONDON Bloody Brilliant Lip Crayons

Giveaway: butterLONDON Bloody Brilliant Lip Crayons

When I received the new makeup collection from butterLONDON (reviewed and swatched here) featuring the shade, Ladybird, a gorgeous tomato red, I fell in love with the Bloody Brilliant Lip Crayon. I wished that I owned the entire collection of butterLONDON Bloody … Continue reading




Friday Find: Maybelline Face Studio Master Conceal

Friday Find: Maybelline Face Studio Master Conceal

Oh, why do things always get lost at the bottom of my makeup bag? Probably because I’ve got too much in there. But I went hunting in the bag and came up with Maybelline Face Studio Master Conceal, this week’s … Continue reading




Safe Harbor Sensitive Lotion Sunscreen SPF 50

Safe Harbor Sensitive Lotion Sunscreen SPF 50

I can never have enough sunscreens, and I recently received a new sunscreen made with physical sunblock and a high percentage of natural and organic ingredients. Since I’m piling on the sunscreen these days, and chemicals can enter the bloodstream … Continue reading




June 2015 Beauty Product Empties

June 2015 Beauty Product Empties

Thank goodness, June was a big month for me for using up beauty products, especially ones that I’ve had for a while. I look forward to recycling all these bottles and jars!     So here’s the scoop on what … 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




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




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




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