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COLOURPOP Vacation Mode eyeshadows

Gorgeous eyeshadow shades for a day of fun in the sun!

BIRCHBOX MAY 2018—Soak in the Sunshine

Before the month has vanished, I wanted to share what I received in my May Birchbox. The May box theme is all about soaking in the sunshine! Tips for avoiding summer sun damage are: Get your yearly checkup with your dermatologist Do regular self exams for freckles and other skin discolorations Find the right SPF, […]

CLINIQUE Marimekko for Clinique Pop lip shades

What’s not to like about the fun designs of the tubes for Clinique’s Marimekko lip colors? These packaging designs are limited-edition, all inspired by Finnish design house #Marimekko. In fact, Marimekko‘s clothing, fabric and accessories embody a functional and fun vibe. Clinique has captured this spirit with their lip color case designs. Marimekko’s signature prints include […]

GiveMeGorgeous got a makeover!

    Hey there! GiveMeGorgeous has been totally re-vamped! You may have already noticed that my beauty blog just got a full makeover! She had been due some needed refreshes, and an overhaul in other areas. I hope you will like the improved features and new, custom design elements. Givemegorgeous.com today is distinctively more floral. It’s prettier, sexier, and […]

#GorgeousLOD – Look of the Day on GiveMeGorgeous!

Hello Gorgeous! Today, I have a little ‘Gorgeous’ Look Of the Day to share (#GorgeousLOD), with a more complete product list of what I used to create this look: VIOLETVOSS Holy Grail Pro Eyeshadows (applied first): I used these shadows: How U Doin, Clamping and Wine N Dine                 […]

BIRCHBOX February 2018—Follow Your Heart

    Birchbox’s theme for February is Follow Your Heart, which means do the things that bring your heart joy. And, this month’s products are meant to put a spark in your routine and spring in your step. Which is nice as we all wait for Springtime to begin and winter to fade. Hopefully you […]

TOO FACED Chocolate Gold palette

By now, you’ve probably heard about Too Faced’s oh so popular ‘Chocolate’ palettes that are made with real cocoa powder. This latest one, Chocolate Gold, has a number of glittery shades that are made with gold! And, since we are now in February, and it is almost Valentine’s Day, I thought this would be a perfect […]

BIRCHBOX January 2018—find your happy

January’s Birchbox has the theme: find your happy.  Samples this month are meant to help you ‘feel like your greatest self.’ And, with that I just want to say Happy New Year, Gorgeous! I hope every one’s 2018 is turning out to be successful and beautiful! Without further ado, here are the fabulous samples I […]

TARTE Foil Finger Paints shadow palette

I had to pick-up one of Tarte’s Foil Finger Paints palettes, because first of all WHOA! what a beautiful compact case.                             The entire lid of this Rainforest of the Sea palette is encrusted in tiny turquoise stones, silver and copper rhinestones […]

Vampy Femme Fatale BURGUNDY lipsticks

Love dark lipsticks (like I do)!? This selection of six shades are all in the burgundy family, with some variation.Following is a little comparison and contrast of some of the dark lipstick shades in my personal collection.                                     […]