KJAER WEIS Lip Tint in Lover’s Choice

So, this product was definitely a splurge! I had noticed this line of cosmetics when it was sometimes mentioned in beauty magazines. And, I was immediately in love with the slick, sexy, silver packaging (not to mention the product color choices). I found out that the admirable goal of Kjaer Weis’s founder Kirsten is to […]

COVERGIRL Ready, Set, GORGEOUS! oil-free foundations

After reading a few excellent reviews on this foundation, I decided to pick up a couple shades of Ready, Set, Gorgeous!                         I thought these would at least be perfect small plastic squeeze tubes (with screw on lids) to toss in my purse for […]

PACIFICA Supernatural Eye Shadow Trio—Cold, Stone, Fox

I picked up this cute, little Pacifica palette at Pharmaca not too long ago for only $12.00 USD in the color trio: Stone, Cold, Fox.                           This is one of their Supernatural Eye Shadow Trio palettes. The shadows all have a cream-to-powder finish (they […]

#BIRCHBOX September 2017 – Show Us Your Style!

Birchbox’s September theme revolves around appreciating their customers and, this year is their 7th birthday! I received a survey that let me pre-choose my box design (from among those from three different designers)—thank you Birchbox. The September Birchbox I selected and received was designed by illustrator Emily Isabella, titled Creative, Magical, Colorful. Birchbox asked subscribers […]

THE BALM Even Steven whipped foundation

I picked up this small container of the whipped foundation Even Steven by The Balm, at Kohls  a couple weeks ago:                                             Lighter Than Light is the shade that I chose, as the swatch appeared […]

MAYBELLINE Vivid Matte Liquid Lip Color in corrupt cranberry

Not one to shy away from a deep burgundy lipstick, I found shade #39 corrupt cranberry of Maybelline’s Vivd Matte Lip Color. Love the color! Corrupt cranberry is a blue-toned burgundy that can be applied thinly for a lighter version, or full-on for a true blue/cranberry shade. I start in the center of the lip […]

#BIRCHBOX August 2017—easy does it

I’m a few weeks behind schedule posting the items I received in August’s BIRCHBOX, themed easy does it. So, before the September box arrives I wanted to share the samples I received from August.   The easy does it theme for this box refers to sample products based on having an easy beauty routine during the […]