Review: The Ordinary – Take 2 Review

It wasn’t very long ago that I purchased a few products from The Ordinary and gave them a good ‘ole fashioned test run, albeit not a very successful introduction to this newly popular skincare line that has taken the world by storm. If you missed my first review on The Ordinary, please be sure to check that out first before…

Review: Natasha Denona Sunset Eyeshadow Palette

If you’ve been eyeing that beautiful $129 eyeshadow palette you’ve recently seen on social media, and you’re wondering if it’s truly worth the hype, you’re certainly not alone. Maybe you’re also wondering who’s behind this brand that has caught so much attention from beauty influencers everywhere. This brand has been the subject of many debates and conversations playing out on…

Review: BECCA x Chrissy Teigen Palette

The new Limited Edition BECCA x Chrissy Teigen palette was highly anticipated, and like many, I waited for the exact moment that Sephora made it available during a 1-day pre-sale a couple of weeks ago. BECCA is a brand that I’ve come to love and trust (excluding the little Jaclyn Hill eye shadow palette debacle).  They make a wide range…

Why That $129 EyeShadow Palette Isn’t So Expensive – Understanding Makeup Prices

Over the last few years, I’ve witnessed and been involved in many social media discussions regarding the retail price for various makeup products.  I’ve read countless complaints about everything from the price of Kylie LipKits to the price of popular eyeshadow palettes.  Go to any website that sells cosmetics, and you’ll see people rating products with a low “1 star” review…

Lancome Favorites: Shopping the Macy’s Sale

It’s that time of year again when Lancome offers its Gift with Purchase at Macy’s! Right now, Macys is offering 10% off of all Lancome and Beauty purchases, you receive 10% off with their Friends and Family discount code (some exclusions apply – see their website for details). When you purchase $35 or more in Lancome products, you’ll receive a…