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August Ipsy: Good Vibes Only

Wait.  What?  Did you see that?  The calendar.  It's the middle of August.  Yes, that's right.  It's almost September.  To all of you lovers autumn out there, I am with you!  It's already time to start pulling out the fall-scented candles and break out the pumpkin-everything recipes.  You will wake up one day in the… Continue reading August Ipsy: Good Vibes Only

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Over Easy, I Love Ipsy

I swear that it feels like I blinked my eyes and July has almost come to an end.  Where did the summer go?  Only one month to go before September.  Here in the northeastern part of the United States, we haven't seen the brutal heat that my friends in the western region of the country… Continue reading Over Easy, I Love Ipsy

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In the Rotation: Faves by NYX

Years ago, I was walking though the makeup aisle with a friend who moonlighted as a drag queen.  He suddenly stopped in his tracks and started excitedly grabbing what seemed like a hundred lipsticks off of the shelves.  A stream of consciousness flowed from his lips gushing about his love of the brand NYX.  I… Continue reading In the Rotation: Faves by NYX

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Summer Glow: Pixi Skintreats Mists

Summer.  The time where those devout makeup lovers slather on the spackle in the hopes that it doesn’t run down your face like melted ice cream from the heat.  But we try.  Oh boy, do we try.  We douse on the fixing spray as if it were a form of super glue that will keep… Continue reading Summer Glow: Pixi Skintreats Mists

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June Boxycharm

Bonjour Boxycharm!  How I missed you.  I adore this subscription service so much that it feels  like moths until my next one box arrives.  As per usual, I couldn’t wait to find out what surprises Boxycharm had up their sleeves so I snuck a peek on social media to find out what they were sending… Continue reading June Boxycharm

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JD Glow Cosmetics Glitter Tubes

Glitter can be a magical substance that makes you sparkle like a sunbeam.  You can create elaborate art on your skin or add a hint of sparkle that will make you feel like Tinkerbell.  Glitter can also be the very bane of your existence by working its way onto every surface...forever.  There’s even a letter… Continue reading JD Glow Cosmetics Glitter Tubes

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Boxycharm May 2017

Oh Boxycharm, how I love thee.  Let me count the ways!  Boxycharm (find it here) is an “online beauty subscription that surprises you each month with 4-5 full-size and luxury-size products from popular and upcoming beauty brands.”  But to put it in simple terms...IT IS AWESOME.  It will cost you $21 per month if you… Continue reading Boxycharm May 2017