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BIRCHBOX February 2018—Follow Your Heart

March 1, 2018


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 are starting […]

TOO FACED Chocolate Gold palette

February 10, 2018


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 23, 2018


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

January 17, 2018


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

January 12, 2018


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.                                 Although […]

NYX Illuminator in Narcissistic

January 3, 2018


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 […]

PAT McGRATH LABS Mothership III Subversion palette!

October 31, 2017


PatMcGrath LABS has recently created three Mothership palettes that are SO LUXE and beyond beautiful! Since these are on the higher price point end ($125.00 USD per palette), I chose to purchase just one (alas). And, it was a struggle deciding which of the three that would be! I landed on the Mothership III Subversive Eye Palette […]