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

Rodan + Fields Redefine Regimen and Acute Care

Rodan + Fields Redefine Regimen and Acute Care

I have been wanting to try Rodan + Fields Skincare for the longest time. Just in case you’re not familiar with it, Rodan + Fields line of skincare products was developed by Stanford-trained dermatologists, Dr. Katie Rodan and Dr. Kathy Fields. I am grateful … Continue reading

Beauty Blogazons 8 March 2015 Weekly Roundup

Beauty Blogazons 8 March 2015 Weekly Roundup

Hope your weekend is going well and you’re doing fun things or getting caught up on stuff you weren’t able to do during the week. I’m looking forward to getting together with a friend from college and her husband today. … Continue reading

March 7 2015 Weekly Roundup Beauty Blog Coalition

March 7 2015 Weekly Roundup Beauty Blog Coalition

Today the sun is shining, and the temperature may actually make it above 32 degrees! A nice day for snowshoeing later on. But this morning, I’m catching up on what I missed during the week from Beauty Blog Coalition. Hope … 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

End of February 2015 Beauty Blog Coalition Weekly Roundup

End of February 2015 Beauty Blog Coalition Weekly Roundup

Hope your week is going well so far. Last weekend was a bit busy, so instead of weekly roundups on both Saturday and Sunday, I’m mixing it up a bit. Here are last week’s beauty blogposts from Beauty Blog Coalition. … 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

Annual Trip to Maple Sugar Shack & Beauty Blogazons Weekly Roundup

Annual Trip to Maple Sugar Shack & Beauty Blogazons Weekly Roundup

Yesterday, Jeff and I made our annual pilgrimage out to the Berkshires to South Face Farm, one of our favorite maple sugar shacks. We drive out there – a 3 hour drive via the scenic route – basically to have … Continue reading

Gabriel Organics Seaweed Hydrating Mask

Gabriel Organics Seaweed Hydrating Mask

I’m a fan of Gabriel Organics. Last year, I reviewed one of the lipsticks and the fabulous Zuzu Luxe Peepshow Palette that amped up my holiday looks! I love the fact that I can use their wonderful makeup products without any … Continue reading

My Favorite Fragrance: Musc Ravageur by Frederick Malle

My Favorite Fragrance: Musc Ravageur by Frederick Malle

I love scents, but like with wine, I feel that I lack the vocabulary and nuance to adequately describe them to others. And it seems even more of an issue for a fragrance or a wine that I really love. And … Continue reading

NeoStrata Intensive Eye Therapy

NeoStrata Intensive Eye Therapy

About a week ago, I received a deluxe sample of NeoStrata Skin Active Intensive Eye Therapy.   Last summer, I tried NeoStrata’s Exuviance Illumination Set, part of the brightening/even tone line of products. I liked the moisturizer and vitamin C powder and was … 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

22 February 2015 Beauty Blog Coalition Weekly Roundup

22 February 2015 Beauty Blog Coalition Weekly Roundup

Lotsa variety in this week’s blogposts from The Beauty Blog Coalition: haircare, skincare, lippies, nail polish, mink eyelashes, hooray! Have a good read and a good week  BeautyTidbits:: Looking for a dry shampoo for dark hair? Meet your color match … Continue reading

Weekly Roundup Beauty Blogazons 21 February 2015

Weekly Roundup Beauty Blogazons 21 February 2015

Hope it’s not frigid where you are! The temps went down to one degree again last night here. A month to spring and it can’t get here soon enough. Here are this week’s beauty blogposts from the Beauty Blogazons! Lots … 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

Pura D’Or Hair Loss Prevention Shampoo & Conditioner and Argan Oil

Pura D’Or Hair Loss Prevention Shampoo & Conditioner and Argan Oil

Brandbacker, a blogger association, recently introduced me to Pura D’Or, a wonderful brand of organic haircare and skincare products, and I’m so glad they did.   Pura D’Or Hair Loss Prevention Organic Shampoo & Conditioner I have lots of thick, … Continue reading