October ipsy bag

I received my October ipsy bag last Friday. Here's the rundown of the lovely things I got, including this sweet crimson rose bag with a cute little bat on the zipper!   Urban Decay Glide On Eye Pencil, Context Skin Vitamin C Day Cream, JM Solution Water Luminous Jelly Cleanser, Studio Makeup Gloss Coleur Intense [...]

Product Review: Molr C+C Whitening Factory

I received the Molr C+C Whitening Factory and toothbrush set in the fall Fab Fit Fun box. The whitening treatment comes in this small black pot (below) and consists of activated charcoal, natural calcium bentonite clay, and organic mint extract. The toothbrush it came with has really soft bristles that are meant to accompany the [...]

Lip Care

What are your go-to products for keeping your lips hydrate, shiny, and that perfect shade that matches your entire skin tone? I have a few products I love which I keep with me at all times. They are reliable (they can withstand that Arizona heat), yummy (mostly minty-scented and tasting), and long-lasting (most of them!). [...]

Ulta Weekend Beauty Haul

We got some great new products from Ulta over the weekend that I have been having much too much fun testing out. Don't you love free-gift-with-purchase? This lovely purple-themed free gift came with lots of goodies, below: Mirror Maximum lashes mascara Eyeliner Blush brush Lip primer Eyelid primer Eye shadow compact (x2) Color rush lip [...]

Weleda & Whole Foods

We go to Whole Foods quite a bit because we love all the freshly prepared food they have: the salad bar, sandwiches, sushi, pizza, and the ice cream...they have the best peppermint ice cream (but it's only there during the holiday season!). On a recent weekday evening while we were moseying along through the store [...]

Weekend Beauty Haul

Department store beauty products are one of my guilty pleasures. Even though I worked in a department store for a long time I am by no means immune to the tantalizing displays of products all presented beautifully out front, glittering under the lights! When you find a brand that you love (not hard) it's even [...]