Uh-oh, got my dates mixed up!

Happy Monday, especially to my subscribers! I got my dates mixed up, and the review of the June “Pretty in Paradise” ipsy bag got published by mistake yesterday/Sunday along with the weekly roundup of blogposts from Beauty Blog Coalition. I … Continue reading

Weekly Roundup Beauty Blog Coalition 21 June 2014

Hope you’re having a great weekend so far! Here’s this week’s installment of the weekly roundup for Beauty Blog Coalition. If you haven’t already, please take a look at my first attempt at wearing false eyelashes and the red FOTD … Continue reading

Pretty in Paradise, June 2014 ipsy Bag

Boy, this year is going by so fast! It’s summer now, and I realize I’ve been a subscriber to ipsy for an entire year. (Strange, you think, she measures the passage of time in ipsy bags!). I received my twelfth ipsy … Continue reading

Beauty Blogazons Weekly Roundup 21 June 2014

It’s the first day of summer. Can you believe it? We skipped right over spring here, and now it’s summer already. The beach club in Gloucester had its opening cocktail party last night, and there was the biggest crowd in attendance … Continue reading

FOTD: Red and My First Attempt at False Eyelashes

I’m laughing really hard right now. Can you hear me? I’m headed to the beach this afternoon because the weather is absolutely gorgeous for a change. But I’m going to the beach with a full face of makeup and false eyelashes, … Continue reading

Beauty Blog Coalition Weekly Roundup 15 June 2014

So how’s your weekend going? Got time for a little beauty blog reading? If so, check out this week’s offerings from Beauty Blog Coalition. My contribution is about my experiences with one of the lipsticks – Peony – from the … Continue reading

Too Faced Melted Lipstick: Peony

I’ve been getting the email announcements from Too Faced and reading all of the early blogposts about Too Faced’s new Melted Lipstick line. It is a liquified stain lipstick, similar to Obsessive Compulsive Lip Tar, but with a somewhat different … Continue reading

Giveaway: Cosmedica Skincare Vitamin C Serum

// Many years ago when I was in college in New York, I somehow got a certificate for a free facial at a salon in midtown. The esthetician (or “saleswoman” might be more appropriate) scared the living daylights out of … Continue reading

Weekly Roundup 7 June 2014 Beauty Blog Coalition

Hey gals, Here are some more blogposts, this time from Beauty Blog Coalition, for your beauty blogpost reading pleasure. The NSDB post is in the middle of the pack, and it will introduce you to Blu, a lovely baby blue … Continue reading

Beauty Blogazons Weekly Roundup June 7 2014

Hi there, Hope it’s a gorgeous Saturday wherever you are! Today is a 10, here in Massachusetts. Here is this week’s installment of the Beauty Blogazons weekly roundup of beauty blogposts. Too nice to stay in to read on your … Continue reading

Bare Minerals Marvelous Moxie Lipstick & Giveaway Winner

First, let me congratulate Natalie C. B. on being selected by the Rafflecopter widget as winner of the Reviva Labs Peptides & More Anti-Wrinkle Cream Giveaway! Woo hoo! I have sent the winner an email and hope to hear back … Continue reading

Beauty Blog Coalition June 1 2014

Hi ladies, Hope you’re having a wonderful weekend! It’s been sunny here finally so I’ve been taking advantage of the good weather and doing things outdoors. Went to visit a lovely garden yesterday, and then I mowed my lawn that … Continue reading

Mermaid Nail Polish Shades: Deborah Lippman & Pure Ice

With the continued cool, actually cold, weather in Massachusetts, I am longing for the beach! Will beach days ever arrive? I’m making up for it with mermaid nail polish. Pure Ice “Watch Me Go” Recently Influenster, a website that sends out themed … Continue reading

Briogeo Be Gentle Be Kind Shampoo

Don’t you just hate it when one of your favorite products gets dropped? Well, I do. And it seems to happen all the time. Boo! My favorite shampoo for color-treated hair was Sebastian Color Ignite Single Tone. It disappeared from … Continue reading

Beauty Blog Coalition Memorial Weekend Edition

Hi gals, Hope you’re enjoying the holiday weekend if you’re in the US or having a nice regular weekend elsewhere in the world! Here are this past weeks beauty blogposts from Beauty Blog Coalition. I still forgot to list the … Continue reading

Giveaway Reminder & Beauty Blogazons Weekly Roundup 25 May 2014

Hey ladies, Hope you’re enjoying the start of a great Memorial Weekend! And thinking of those who sacrificed who are at the heart of this holiday. If you get a little down time from BBQing, gardening, parades, and just plain … Continue reading

Zoya Nail Polish, Flora and Monet

In April, Zoya had a special promotion for Earth Day. The hook was to exchange your old non-Zoya polish for new Zoya polish. You had to purchase at least 6 bottles of Zoya, each 50% off. Once you received your … Continue reading

Milani Limited Edition Matte Baked Bronzers

Even though I almost put the heat back on a couple of days ago, summer is on its way. I love the look of a tan, but I’ve got so much sun damage from years of too much sun exposure, that … Continue reading