Five for Friday – May Favorites

The month of May brought along not only new beauty products, but my birthday which brought along even more wonderful products. These were the top 5 that I couldn’t get enough of all month. 1. Boscia BB Cream ($38) Boscia has managed to outdo themselves this time, all of their products are amazing, this however is exceptional. … Continue reading

Hopeless in a Jar

Let me just get this off my chest, I think Philosophy products are extremely overpriced and generally not worth it. That being said I do feel like they have several great products that I am OBSESSED with. However, the moisturizer Hope in a Jar is not one of them. There, I said it. Most people … Continue reading

Secret (Beauty) Agents

Ask any modern beauty and she’s bound to tell you that there have been times when she has had to improvise in her beauty regimen. When you’re in a pinch and you find that you’re missing a key part of your beauty routine. it might feel like you’re on the verge of a meltdown, all … Continue reading

Five for Friday – Lip Balms

With the winter weather on it’s way out, chapped lips need to be on the way out too. The only problem? That’s much easier said than done. To get soft lips you need to to exfoliate and moisturize, moisturize, moisturize. The key to picking a good lip balm is finding one with the best ingredients typically shea butter, … Continue reading

Madonna’s Controversial Skin Care Regimen

Madonna has been around for what seems like forever, she is a major style icon and has influenced some of the biggest names in the industry. She has managed to have a career spanning decades, become a mother, launch a clothing line, and so much more all while looking like she isn’t a day over … Continue reading

“No No” Skin Care Ingredients

There are thousands of beneficial skincare ingredients, and an equal amount that are not so great. In the United States the FDA is responsible for classifying all cosmetic products, which includes skincare and make-up. You’ll notice that I said classify, not regulate. Here in the U.S. there is not a government agency that regulates the … Continue reading

Care For Your Peepers

The eyes are the first area to betray us and show our age. The key to keeping them youthful is to moisturize them, just adding an extra dose of moisture is going to keep the wrinkles at bay. Using your regular moisturizer around the eye area is going to help care for your eyes, but … Continue reading

What’s your type?

If you see an apple, its red, small, round, the general appearance looks like an apple, there’s even a sign that says APPLE with it. Would you say it’s an apple or an orange? The general consensus would be to say that it’s an apple. The same goes for skincare. If you have all the … Continue reading

The “B” Word

You’ve all heard it. Blackheads — the dark spots that pop up around the chin and nose caused by excess sebum and dead skin cells that get trapped in the pore. If you’ve ever experienced blackheads you know how hard it is to get them out, when exfoliating alone won’t do, you literally have to dig them … Continue reading

Under Eye Bags, they’re not all they’re puffed up to be.

When I woke up this morning I was struck with a fate worse than a dreaded hangover, UNDER EYE BAGS. (Dun dun dun) We are not talking cute little clutches  here – these were more like overnight bags. Weekend bags, even. Needless to say, they were huge, they were dark, and they were not budging. Whats … Continue reading

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