What Is A Serum and Why Do I Need One?

In response to my 9th Blogiverary Giveaway it was apparent that you, my readers want to know more about skincare for the over 40 and 50 crowd. So, I thought you might be interested in learning a bit more about serums. We beauty bloggers sometimes assume that everyone knows about anti-aging products and how to use them, but skincare these days […]

Let’s Go To The Beach With Urban Decay!

The Urban Decay Beached Collection had me at the packaging–beautiful images of palm trees even on the lipstick tube! Then when I saw the blue and green shades in the eyeshadow palette, well…I HAD to have it. It brings back my days at the beach growing up in Southern California. The collection includes the Beached […]

Makeup Wars: Our Favorite NYX Lip Products!

This week our Makeup Wars soldiers are gabbing about their favorite NYX Lip Products and there is lots to talk about! The drugstore brand has tons of lip options to choose from with my long-time favorite being the Butter Glosses. I have seven, yes seven shades and have repurchased a few of them several times. Let’s get […]

Too Faced It’s Just Comes Naturally Collection!

I mentioned in another post that I was super excited about the Too Faced It Just Comes Naturally Collection. I know, I know, I must bleed in a neutral shade I have so many and I probably need another neutral eyeshadow palette like I need a third boob. Combine that fact with my disappointment over the […]

ColourPop Lux Lipsticks + Vacation Mode Eye Palette!

Beauty bloggers and YouTubers alike are cray cray for the ColourPop Lux Lipsticks and I wholeheartedly agree! They are available in 33 shades, have 0.12 oz of product and are priced at dare I say, a very cheap $7 price point. That’s less than some drugstore brands! This review is late because every time I tried to […]

Makeup Wars Features Milani Cosmetics!

  This week our makeup warriors are featuring both new and favorite products from Milani. Milani is a drugstore brand with some real all-stars in their line. Today I’m talking about one of the new eyeshadow palettes. The brand launched two new eyeshadow palettes this spring: Most Loved Mattes and Bold Obsessions.  Both palettes contain 12 […]

All Drugstore FOTD Part 2: Makeup

  Yesterday we talked about the best complexion products from the drugstore and today I’m going to concentrate on the makeup. Everything I’m using can be found at your local drug or mass-market store. There was a Maybelline BOGO 50% off at Walgreen’s so you will notice a lot of Maybelline. However, I wouldn’t be […]

LORAC LA Experience Eye and Cheek Palettes: Santa Monica and Venice Beach

  LORAC recently launched five eye and cheek palettes to celebrate California girls and the spirit and beauty of various Los Angeles beach towns and landscapes. The five LA Experience palettes are: Malibu free spirit Venice Beach boho DTLA (Downtown LA) urban artist Santa Monica ocean chic Beverly Hills sophisticate They retail for $24 each […]