Macy’s LANCOME gift + Color Design lipstick and Effacil

I just ordered a couple Lancome items from Macy’s during their current gift with purchase event. Effacil Refreshing Eye Makeup Remover and a tube of Color Design lipstick are the items I ordered. The gift included a choice of one of three skincare duos, a mini makeup set and small size Bi-Facil makeup remover. Plus, the […]

BIRCHBOX March 2017 + LOC lip trio

Yes! I recently received March’s BIRCHBOX, themed: Pretty Mighty! Plus, this box included my extra order  – a trio of LOC matte lip pencils. The theme Pretty Mighty is in honor of Women’s History Month – March. Reese Witherspoon’s Southern-style brand Draper James helped Birchbox choose products that evoke feminine power (featuring high-performing formulas), for the woman with grace […]

#IPSY MUCH LOVE – IPSY Glam Bag February 2017

What squad goals are made of – is what the postcard with this February’s Glam Bag says.                 The bag this month is denim, featuring an orange zipper with orange Ipsy lips as the pull. Its all about staying-in with your girl squad – much love! These are […]

IPSY – January 17 and December 16 GLAM BAGS

I’m posting both my January 2017 and December 2016 IPSY bags in this post. Make sure to read on past the first post to see the other bag!            IPSY January 2017 – metropolis:                   This month’s IPSY bag was all about City […]

BLACK MAGIC Ipsy Glam Bag October 2016

Hey, Boo! My October ‘Black Magic’ Halloween themed Glam Bag includes some freaky good finds!                   The possibly ‘cute’ bag this month is actually a pale pink color and covered with small spooky images (like the smiling bat skeleton). It was designed by female artist Valfre for Ipsy. […]

GLAMAZON – IPSY Glam Bag September 2016

I know! We’re already into October – but didn’t want you to miss seeing my September IPSY Glam Bag items. Hopefully everyone is enjoying the cooler weather, pumpkin spiced lattes (of course!), and the changing of the seasons. For those of you who just headed back to school, I hope the year is off to […]

SEPHORA haul: CIATE, THE ESTEE EDIT and RMS BEAUTY – June 2016

I recently purchased some great beauty products from Sephora. (Please see my separate post for the Smashbox Master Class palette – it is so large it deserved its own post!)                 The products I selected in this haul are: Ciate London: The Fearless Palette, $35.00 USD, eyeshadows rms Beauty: Living […]

MAC Tinashe eyeshadow palette

I came across this beautiful collection of eyeshadow colors on the MAC (Make-up Art Cosmetics) site. The palette was developed in collaboration with American singer, songwriter, record producer, dancer and actress Tinashe as an online exclusive. And, I added a frost lipstick to this order in the color Fluid. The mini False Lashes Extreme was a freebie with the […]

IPSY December 2015 Glam Bag

I just received my December 2015 IPSY Glam Bag! My sister also subscribes to this beauty sample program and we always open our bags together to compare what samples we each receive (based on your IPSY makeup/skincare/hair care preferences when you sign up for the program). This month – each of our bags had exactly the SAME […]

KAT VON D – 3 Studded Kiss lipsticks

Kat Von D makes some of the boldest, most pigmented lipsticks anywhere. Her colors are dynamic and vivid! Some of the bravest shades in her Studded Kiss collection are Plan 9 – a bright cool green, Slayer – a matte black, Piaf – a chocolate brown with shimmer, and Poe – a sparkling navy. And with such a […]