Sephora Play! Box: February 2016

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  Sephora has done it again!!  Although there are no full-size items like there were in Ipsy and Beauty Box 5 this month, there is a retail travel size of Bumble and bumble’s Pret-a-powder, that sells for $12 on Sephora’s… Continue Reading

Egyptian Magic All Purpose Skin Cream

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Oh. Em. Gee.  OMG!  OMG!  OMG! I had heard SO much about Egyptian Magic, so I contacted them to be placed on their email list.  I squealed with delight when I got a reply from the CEO, Mr. Egyptian Magic… Continue Reading

Pretty Up Your Pout with Dr. Lipp Original Nipple Balm for Lips!

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One of my favorite lip tricks is to use Dr. Lipp Original Nipple Balm for Lips, mixed with eyeshadow, to highlight my lips.  I first started doing this last winter- I had a shade of lipstick that I wished was metallic. … Continue Reading

Dr. Lipp Original Nipple Balm for Lips

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Dr. Lipp Original Nipple Balm for Lips is one of my favorite products EVER.  I got some last winter for my ridiculously chapped lips, and it worked perfectly.  It didn’t interfere with my lipstick, as a matter of fact, it made my… Continue Reading

Yu-Be Lip Balm

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With all the matte lip colors I’ve been wearing, my lips tend to stay very dry and flaky lately. So, when I opened up the package Yu-Be sent, I was super happy this lip balm was in it! I try to… Continue Reading

Kat Von D Everlasting Liquid Lipstick in “Echo”

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When the new Kat Von D Everlasting Liquid Lipstick shades were released, I knew I just had to try “Echo,” which is described as  a satin navy blue. Although the lipstick contains Vitamin E and sunflower seed to help enhance… Continue Reading

My Makeover with Dior Makeup Artist Troycie

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So, a couple weeks ago, Troycie invited me for a “luxury experience.” I received far more than expected, this was like going to a spa.  This location is not like your run-of-the mill cosmetic counter, they actually hire people with… Continue Reading

Guerlain Lingerie de Peau BB Cream SPF 30

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One of my favorite things about BB creams is that they not only provide coverage, but they contain sunblock.  Lately, I’ve been hoarding BB creams because they are so versatile and multi-tasking, and I love it when I find one… Continue Reading

Estee Lauder Double-Wear All Day Glow BB Moisture Makeup

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I paid a visit to my friend, Firshelia, at the Estee Lauder counter. She’s a fantastic makeup artist, and really knows her stuff, so I trust what she recommends- and she was spot-on with this. I got my sister the… Continue Reading

Top 5 Foundation Primers

Foundation primers are a staple to any routine; they fill in fine lines and blur minor imperfections, provide a smoother surface for applying makeup, and can make a huge difference in your makeups wear time. Silicones are one of the… Continue Reading