It Cosmetics CC Cream “Your Skin But Better” Spf 50+ Review & Swatches of Light & Medium

I received a sample of It Cosmetics CC cream with my order of some their brushes.  Click {here} to read my review of the (softest) brushes I have ever used.  The sample came in Medium and I used it three times.  I was so impressed with it that I wanted to review it even before ordering ...

Jergen’s BB Body Perfecting Skin Cream: Review & Demo

Well.  It finally happened.  There is now a BB cream for ... your body. And ... I like it.  A lot actually. BB cream stands for "Beauty Balm" and is a step up from a tinted moisturizer in that it usually includes ingredients that help your skin in the long run (antioxidents, etc).  Generally that have slightly ...

Giorgio Armani Luminous Silk Foundation Review & Swatches Shade 4.25

You might have thought you could never love anything more than this picture: And you'd be right, it is a challenge to love something as much, but I have a serious competitor in the ring: Giorgio Armani Luminous Silk Foundation. I had been hearing makeup artists and magazines sing this foundation's praises for years.  Everyone raved about ...

Makeup & Bathroom Organization

My love of makeup + limited bathroom counter space = producers of the tv show Hoarders DREAM. My bathroom was getting crazy.  So I bought a Caboodles counter top organizer.  And for a little while, life was beautiful. The Caboodles held just the right amount of makeup to do a full face...for a normal human, this organizer ...

How to Make Your Curls Last: Clipping Your Curls to Cool

I realized that I've written the phrase "clip your curls to cool" on here and my Instagram account @girlgetglamorous about a billion times without fully explaining it. Clipping your curls to cool sets the curls in place.  Without clipping them, the weight of your hair makes them fall as they cool, making them loose and not ...

Strawberry Blonde Hair: My Epic Journey

Like Game of Thrones?  Well here's another epic life adventure story for you.  Strawberry Blonde Hair:  My Epic Journey From Too Blonde to Too Red and Everywhere In Between. Anyone who has tried to color their hair strawberry blonde probably knows what I'm talking about.  I've been too blonde, too red, way too red, too brassy.  ...

Guy Bourdin Holiday Collection Limited Edition Promiscuous Lip Pencil Coffret

Just so we are all on the same page "Coffret" is a fancy word for the-best-lip-pencil-set-ever. I walked into the Sephora during their V.I.B sale (20% off the ENTIRE STORE) and I had given myself a pep talk.  I was going to stay focused and get the foundations I wanted (more on those in another post).  ...