Review: Lancome Camouflage Concealer vs. NARS Soft Matte Concealer

or perhaps the title should the title be….  Did Lancome Just Release Something Better Than “Shape Tape”? It seems like everyone is on the hunt for that “holy grail” concealer to cover imperfections, brighten under the eyes, and last all day without creasing or fading away. Tarte unexpectedly took the beauty market by storm last year when they released a…

View Post

13 Ways to Use MAC Fix +

If you’re a makeup addict or have been an avid watcher of beauty influencers on YouTube, chances are you’ve heard of MAC Fix +.  MAC’s Fix + is one of those “holy grail” staples in every beauty lover’s collection. It was originally developed as a “finishing spray,” not to be confused with a setting spray which makes your makeup actually last…

View Post

NEW LikeToKnow.It App – Shop Directly from Screenshots!

This is a public service announcement for all of you beauty and fashion addicts who love to shop! Have you ever seen a blogger post a photo on Instagram or SnapChat and wonder…. “Where did they get that shirt?”…. “Where can I find that eyeshadow palette?”…. “Where can I buy that sofa pillow?”  All of us have encountered that situation…

View Post

Return to Sender – Disappointing Products | February 2017

I kicked off a new blog series titled Return to Sender last year where I review disappointing products that I purchased & returned because they didn’t meet my expectations or work for me. As a beauty blogger, it’s important for me to be completely honest about the products that I purchase, whether they work out great for me or not.  This series is…

View Post

My First Medical-Grade Facial Experience

Let’s face it…. A facial isn’t something that many of us “splurge” on because we often think of it as a “luxury” expense that only the “wealthy” can afford after paying the rent, the car payment, childcare, etc.  We tend to put ourselves last most of the time, while we spend any left-over money on the kids, our spouse, etc…. everyone except…

View Post