February Makeup Faves!

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With tonight being the last home basketball game for my beloved alma mater, the Iowa State Cyclones, I almost forgot to post about my favorites for February! After an exciting and bittersweet win over OSU (the seniors’ last home game… Continue Reading

OMG, Michael Todd Grape Seed Cleansing Oil is the Bomb!

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      I’ve really been missing out. I had never heard of Michael Todd until I saw a display in Ulta recently. The employees had great things to say about the Soniclear brushes, and said the company had really… Continue Reading

Leap Day Sale at Tarte!!!!

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Tarte is always awesome at surprising us with sales, and Leap Day is no exception!  Starting at 6pm Eastern February 28, you can get up to 30% off sitewide!  This means the sale has just started!  The more you buy,… Continue Reading

June Jacobs Releases New Discovery Kits for Just $35!

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So, June Jacobs just released some new discovery kit for just $35 each!  If you’ve been curious about the brand, now’s the time to try their products out. Hydrate & Nourish Essentials Kit This moisturizing kit contains Creamy Cranberry Cleanser… Continue Reading

Valentia Clear Lift Revitalizing Serum

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I have previously reviewed Valentia’s True Glow Eye Cream and Ultra Plumping Hydration Mask (found here), so I’m very pleased to have the opportunity to try the brand’s Clear Lift Revitalizing Serum! Valentia Clear Lift Revitalizing Serum is infused with… Continue Reading

Get Rid of Wrinkles Naturally with Furlesse!

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Years ago, before Botox and fillers, stars of old Hollywood used tape to eliminate wrinkles. Yes, tape! Tape could be used under wigs to pull the skin tighter, as well as directly on the wrinkled areas to help prevent movement.… Continue Reading

Please Help! My Fave Clinique Guy Lost Everything in a House Fire

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It’s not often I ask for help, but today, February 25, two college students and one alumnus- Taylor Dick, Dalton Witte, and William Applewhite were victims of a house fire.  They lost everything- their home, clothing, school supplies, computers, books, and… Continue Reading

Bellapierre Mineral Blush

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With the growing popularity of mineral cosmetics, it’s important to note that not all of them are the same.  I can think of a couple big brands that, despite the price tag, contain cheap fillers.  Not Bellapierre. Bellapierre makes some… Continue Reading

Ever Have a Bad Experience at the Cosmetic Counter?

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Have you ever had a bad experience at a store or beauty counter? I have, and it’s not pleasant. Having worked as a retail manager, I know to never, ever judge a customer or potential customer. I got this idea… Continue Reading

My Own Personal Chef

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We used to eat out all the time.  I’m talking EVERY.  SINGLE.  NIGHT.  It’s not that we don’t know how to cook, or don’t want to- we both LOVE to cook.  With my work schedule, I got home late almost… Continue Reading