Dear Makeup Companies – We Aren’t Your Guinea Pigs!

Dear Makeup Companies – We Aren’t Your Guinea Pigs!

Dear Makeup Companies – It’s time to have a conversation. This may come as a surprise to you, but your customers aren’t your guinea pigs and quality assurance department! When will you get your products right the FIRST time instead of releasing sub-standard products, waiting for customers to complain, and then re-releasing updated versions and relying on your customers …
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Review: Tarte Be a Mermaid and Make Waves Eyeshadow Palette

Review: Tarte Be a Mermaid and Make Waves Eyeshadow Palette

I recently went into my local Sephora to return an item, with no intention whatsoever of buying anything new. Raise your hand if you’ve ever done that and walked out with a bag filled with new products like I did! Honestly, the new Tarte Be a Mermaid and Make Waves Eyeshadow Palette wasn’t even on my radar. I …
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Review:  Adept Cosmetics Magnetic Palettes – Part 2

Review: Adept Cosmetics Magnetic Palettes – Part 2

Adept Cosmetics recently celebrated their 1-year anniversary, and I thought it was time to post an updated review of the company and their products.  If you missed my original review, be sure to check it out here  (published April 27, 2017).  At the time of my original review, Adept Cosmetics was a fairly new brand, and they took the market by storm&…
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How to Customize Your Own Magical Dry Skin Treatment

How to Customize Your Own Magical Dry Skin Treatment

It’s winter time for many of us around the world, especially in the United States, which means that the dry skin is coming back out to haunt us yet again. Your skin may not appear quite as luminous and healthy as it does during the summertime, it may be red, flakey, and even painful. While there are tons of …
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Morning Skincare Routine for Dry Skin

Morning Skincare Routine for Dry Skin

It’s that time of year again for many of us, when the winter weather starts taking a toll on our skin… leaving it dry, red, and sometimes flaky. I often get emails and comments asking about my personal skincare routine, and I realized it’s been a very long time since I updated my routine on this website. Over …
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