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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, […]

THE makeup brushes you need!

These are the ultimate 11 makeup brushes to have in your kit.

ANASTASIA Liquid Lipsticks: Madison, Poet and Sugar Plum

Anastasia of Beverly Hills has an array of fabulous colors in their Liquid Lipstick collection. All of these are ultra-pigmented, matte, long wearing and smudge-proof. Check out the three I decided to buy.

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 […]

COLOURPOP eyeshadow palette HAUL for April

I went a little wild and purchased five palettes from ColourPop Cosmetics recently! I couldn’t resist. ColourPop already has great prices on their palettes, and there were so many lovely combinations of eyeshadow colors, I had to get several. Heres the whole haul: It always starts with just one or two, and then all of […]

#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                 […]

TARTE Ready, Set, Radiant skin mist

Tarte’s Ready, Set, Radiant skin mist is a new category of skincare product for me. In the interest of keeping my skin as youthful as it can appear, for as long as possible, I recently set out to find face products that include antioxidants. Using this skin mist added an extra step to my morning […]

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 […]