$2 Drugstore Beauty WIN

Am I seeing the world through rose colored glasses or is it just this bangin' rose tinted lip balm from Vaseline? This drugstore find is only $2.  TWO BUCKS.  The big size Vaseline tubs are only about $5, but can you fit them in your purse or pocket?  No, you can not, unless you are bringing ...

It’s The Most Wonderful Time of The Year!

It's one of my favorite times of the year!  Fall, you ask?  Nope.  Well, yes.  But it's also the Ulta 21 Days of Beauty event, a.k.a "bye-bye, monies, hello, new makeup!" This event is amazing because each day for 3 weeks they have crazy, black Friday style, one day sales.  It's how I first found out ...

HELP – My Hair Came Out Too Red!

This is a question I've been getting a ton lately.  My hair came out too red, now what do I do?? Since I've been getting so many questions on it, I thought it would be helpful to do a full post.  Because... Girl, I have been there.  And you don't have to be a redhead to have ...

My Updated Foundation Routine/Anything But Routine: 11 Steps to Create Flawless Skin.

"Some things change, some things stay the same."  - The Pretenders Did the Pretenders look into the future and think I might update my foundation routine when they wrote their epic hit "Hymn To Her"?  Probably.  We don't know, so let's just assume yes. In my previous foundation post that was way overdue for an updating, I ...

Milani Rose Powder Blushes – They’re Back!

Every once in a while a company will come out with a limited edition product that I wish they'd make permanent.  Along with half of the Internet.  Hello, L'Oreal Collection Privee Lipstick in Jennifer's Nude. These Milani Rose blushes reached that rare limited edition fever that had them going on ebay for twice the price.  Instagram ...

Every Contouring Product There Is On This Planet.

Ok, ok.  Maybe the title should have been: Every Contouring Product In My Makeup Collection Which Is Still ALOT.  Researching for this post made me realize I'm no where near close to owning every contouring product available on this planet, but I do have a mighty fine little collection going. I really like each product for ...

“Bronzed Berry” Summer-to-Fall Makeup Tutorial

I like this time of year immensely.  It's still hot but not unbearable, I can curl my hair without feeling like I'm in a steam room at the spa, and did I mention the heat has gone down?  It's all I've talked about?  Well, the heat has gone down. I grew up on the east coast ...

Healthy, Color-Treated Hair – Real or Unicorn? 6 Tips To Make It Real in 7 Days

A lot of my friends who had never colored their hair before did some ombre highlights this year.  And every single one turned to me and said some version of "my hair texture has totally changed"  "my hair feels fried" "I'm using all the same products but my hair feels like straw." Side note: Even if ...

This Contouring Brush Wins.

Did anyone else feel like contouring came out of no where and came in full force?  Contouring came in hot!  I feel like even makeup companies were surprised by our overwhelming love and need for contouring products that work.  I started out with a Smashbox contouring trio, picked up the It Cosmetics contouring palette, Maskcara's ...