Tarte Sweet Escape Collectors Edition Set

  This holiday season, Tarte decided to do something a little different. Their holiday collections are more of a tropical holiday! I love this set and I am going to tell you why!   PACKAGING – This packaging is absolutely gorgeous! It is covered in sequins on the front with a beautiful pineapple closure. It is…

Tip Tuesday – Things You Need to Know

     If you are using a liquid foundation, after you apply your foundation and concealer, set with a setting powder. If you are applying powder blush, contour, highlighter, etc. it will help them apply more smoothly and make them easier to blend. (This may not be necessary when using a matte finish foundation or…

September Giveaway Winner

  . . . . . . . . . . This month’s giveaway winner has been selected. The person who left this comment is our winner.    Teresa has 48 hours to claim her prize!!!! The new giveaway for October will be announced shortly and will be a facebook giveaway!!

Saturday Sampling’s *Video*

I am back finally with another video! 🙂 Back with a new monthly series on some samples that I receive each month. Hope you enjoy!!!! Products: Becca Backlight Priming Filter Too Faced Replenishing Face Primer Becca 24 hr foundation Benefit Hoola Bronzer Flesh highlighting balm Mac strobe cream Mac mineralized blush Urban Decay eye primer…

Tip Tuesday – Things You Need to Know

   .       Apply eye shadow first. That way you can clean up any fallout or stray shadow with your foundation afterward. If you apply under eye concealer, you could also do foundation first, then eye shadow, then use your concealer to clean up your shadow.

Sol De Janiero Ipanema Sunset Glow Oil

  I got this to try in my Boxycharm BoxyLuxe box this month. I was pretty skeptical as most of these products don’t work as advertised. I would hope with a $35 price tag that it would work well. This can be used as a highlighter for the face or body. It can be mixed…

Boxycharm BoxyLuxe Review – Does it Live Up to the Hype?

I was so excited to be able to be one of the first to try the new BoxyLuxe box from Boxycharm. If you have followed me for very long, you know that I love the original boxycharm! It is a subscription box that costs $21 a month (unless you subscribe to 3,6, or 12 months…

*NEW* from NYX – Can’t Stop Won’t Stop

    This is going to be a very short post. I hated this foundation and primer. The foundation shifted all over my face, settled into my creases around my nose and mouth, and would never set. The primer didn’t seem to do much. I ended up returning both. I don’t know if it was…

Why Wash My Brushes?

Because they are dirty. . . . . . . HAHA! Did ya think I was done?? 🙂 That is pretty much the reason. They are super gross. 1. Why? We have already established that it is because they are dirty, but just how dirty are they? You would be surprised how much product gets…