Ulta Mini-Haul Summer 2015

Ulta Mini-Haul Summer 2015

I got the most recent coupon from Ulta in the mail a couple of weeks ago: 10% off most prestige and 20% off on everything else. Although I didn’t neeeeeeed anything – well maybe, just one thing, I couldn’t let … Continue reading

Giveaway: StriVectin Revitalizing Mask & Review

Giveaway: StriVectin Revitalizing Mask & Review

I am a facial mask fanatic. I just love them. From time to time, I dabble in the single-use paper or fiber masks, but I really prefer the masks that I apply to my face straight out of the tube … 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

Beauty Blog Coalition 8/9/15 Weekly Roundup

Beauty Blog Coalition 8/9/15 Weekly Roundup

Participation is way up for the Beauty Blog Coalition weekly roundup. Look at all these goodies! Wow. And if you missed my piece on my new hot pink Dooney & Bourke bucket bag, check it out. Macy’s is having a … Continue reading

Beauty Spotlight Team Blogposts of the Week 8/8/15

Beauty Spotlight Team Blogposts of the Week 8/8/15

This week, the Beauty Spotlight Team has everything from luxury makeup reviews including my review of the new YSL Beauty Touche Eclat Primer and Perfector if you missed it earlier in the week as well as fabulous affordable makeup reviews, … Continue reading

Friday Find: IT Cosmetics Celebration Powder Foundation

Friday Find: IT Cosmetics Celebration Powder Foundation

Back in the spring, I bought IT Cosmetics Celebration Foundation, a full-coverage powder foundation that intrigued me. I had never tried a powder foundation before. Somehow, I never got around to reviewing it. I found it at the bottom of … Continue reading

July 2015 Empty Beauty Products

July 2015 Empty Beauty Products

This was another good month for empties. I guess you could say I finished up a bunch of random stuff. Skintimate Shave Gel This particular pink and floral scented shave gel from Skintimate was my favorite for many years. But the … 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

What’s Lola’s Guilty Pleasure? Beauty Spotlight Team

What’s Lola’s Guilty Pleasure? Beauty Spotlight Team

The Beauty Spotlight Team decided that it was time for its members to reveal some of their GUILTY PLEASURES, and since they didn’t have to be beauty related we were given considerable latitude about our choices. Helen, from Lola’s Secret … Continue reading

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

Quick, Colorful, Flavorful Summer Dinner with Bon Appetit Pizza

Quick, Colorful, Flavorful Summer Dinner with Bon Appetit Pizza

Although I cook from scratch many nights, sometimes I employ delicious short-cuts paired with from scratch dishes to make an easy, but still memorable and yummy meal. This past winter, my favorite supermarket was sampling a new brand of artisan-style, … 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