BIRCHBOX April 2018—Feed Your . . . .

You can reboot your beauty routine for Spring with Birchbox’s April samples.

L’OREAL PARIS True Match Lumi GLOTION

As we have just entered spring! yay! L’Oreal’s True Match Lumi Glotion may be just what you need to bring out your own sunlight (in anticipation of warmer days around the corner).                   I picked up my tube of Glotion at Target for $11.99 USD. Of course […]

NYX Illuminator in Narcissistic

I’ve had this NYX Illuminator for a little while now, and wear it whenever my skin needs some brightening (as in the winter).   NYX’s Illuminator comes in 5 different, fairly sheer, shades. The one I chose is named Narcissistic. It is a very pale, sheer peach with a slight iridescence that makes skin glow. The overall […]

PHYSICIANS FORMULA Butter Highlighter in pearl

Today’s post is a new purchase for me. Physicians Formula brand makes a number of products within their ‘Butter’ line, specifically: highlighter, blush and bronzer. I recently got this Butter Highlighter in Pearl at Ulta for $10.99 (no brush included).                           This highlighter seems […]

TARTE Pro Glow To Go highlight and contour palette

I’ve had this TARTE highlight + contour palette for a little while now, and use it all the time! The universal colors are easy to apply—you pretty much can’t mess this up (if you apply too much or too little just blend it out or add more). And, winter is when you need to be […]

JULEP Blush Stick, Eyeshadow 101 and When Pencil Met Gel Eyeliner

I just discovered Julep even though I have seen their nail polishes, and nail parlors in the Seattle area, over the years. I was delighted to find that Ulta just started selling their products. After purchasing one of their Creme-to-Powder Blush Sticks, I had to have more. Here is my small collection so far:         […]

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 […]