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

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 …
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How to Shop the Sephora VIB Spring 2017 Sale!

How to Shop the Sephora VIB Spring 2017 Sale!

It’s that time of year when Sephora thanks its best customers by offering a discount on everything they sell both online and in stores.  In the Spring, VIB and VIB Rouge members receive 15% off the total purchase price, while Beauty Insider members receive 10% off.  The sale repeats in the fall but at a discount of 20%, which is much…
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