Makeup for Strawberry Blondes: Drugstore Edition

I'm a Strawberry Blonde.  Yay!  You're a Strawberry Blonde.   Yay!  Now what makeup shades should we wear???  I've have had every color of hair from platinum blonde to jet black.  I have found that I need really different makeup shades from color to color, even within the shades of red I have tried. Strawberry Blonde hair ...

L’oreal Voluminous Color Creations Purple Mascara: Don’t Be Scaaard

Hi.  For real.  Don't be scared, its cool! I saw this purple mascara from the L'Oreal Voluminous Color Creations at Walgreens and thought "yeah, I'll try dat."  I had seen similar mascara on the Inglot website, but couldn't find it in stores.  I have tried navy mascara in the past so I thought a pop of ...

Big Hair Don’t Care. V-O-L-U-M-E Post!

JUST KIDDING.  I care.  Big time.  I love me some big hair. My favorite hair styles usually come from the 1950's and 60's.  I love the big hair, with it's smooth volume that many of the styles had.  The clothing from those decades also makes my heart flutter but that's some chit-chat for another day. Today is ...

L’Oreal “Women of Worth” Collection Privee 2014 Nude Lipsticks & Nail Polishes: Review & Swatches

I have been on a drugstore makeup binge lately.  I feel like makeup companies have been really improving their formulas and I've been finding a ton of products that truly work and can compete with higher-end products.  L'Oreal Color Riche lipstick has long-been a drugstore fan favorite.  It's highly pigmented, smooth, and retails for around ...

How to Get Strawberry Blonde Hair At Home: the DIY Guide

  Hello, Strawberry Blonde Babes! In {this} post, I mentioned that I get my favorite at-home color for strawberry blonde hair by combining two shades of L'oreal Excellence, "Reddish Blonde" & "Red Penny".  I got a lot of questions about it, so I wanted to go a bit deeper into how I color my hair at home.  ...

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 ...

Travel Skin Care – Itsy Bitsy Miniature Size Heaven

Confession:  I love all things miniature sized.  Teeny-tiny sled ornament that looks like a real sled?  Breathtaking.  As a child, holding a tiny Barbie shoe in my fat little child hand?  My brain couldn't handle it.  Could.  Not.  Handle.  It.  There are things in this world too beautiful to use words to describe.  For me, ...

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 ...

Maybelline Gilded in Gold Limited Edition Fall 2013 Collection: Plum Shimmer Blush, Colorsensational Lipstick in Pink Grandeur & Refined Red

Oh la, la, Limited Edition!  Two of my favorite, most heart-pounding-enducing words in the English language!  I love limited edition sets and I love Maybelline, so here we go. Maybelline came out with their Gilded in Gold collection that included three matte Color Tattoo eye shadows, three blushes, two lipsticks, and two nail polishes.  The matte ...