June 2016 Birchbox

June 2016 Birchbox

It’s that time of the month again… yep, you read that right… it’s that time of the month!  It’s Birchbox time! 😉 After finally getting it right last month, I’m pretty happy again this month.  Except, they forgot the cute… Continue Reading

Fiona Stiles Micro-Precision Brow Sculpting Pencil

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I am constantly keeping an eye out for a high-quality dupe of the Anastasia Brow Wiz. Why? I LOVE the Brow Wiz, but it always seems to be out of stock in the shade I need, no matter where I… Continue Reading

InstaNatural Eyelash Enhancing Serum

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I’m not a fan of extensions or fiber lashes, so I’m always on the lookout for a good eyelash serum. While I have yet to find anything that compares to Latisse, I was pleased to get the opportunity to try… Continue Reading

St. Pat’s Eye Makeup + 1st Round NCAA Cyclone Victory!

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Well, today is a GREAT day for beer!  Although, I haven’t had any yet.  Sad but true.  I really have no life.  Guess I need to work on that a bit. Anywho, my beloved alma mater, the Iowa State Cyclones… Continue Reading

Can’t Get Enough of that Eighties Blue Eyeshadow!

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I admit it, blue eyeshadow is one of my guilty pleasures- I just can’t get enough of it!  Yes, I grew up in the eighties, and yes, I LOVED it!  Much to the dismay of those who must be seen… Continue Reading

Ipsy Glam Bag: September 2015

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I know many people “peek”  and find out what’s in their bag before they get it, but to me, that’s like jumping through hoops.  There are entirely too many steps one must go through to do that, and the one… Continue Reading

September 2015 Birchbox

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Birchbox, like other subscription boxes, can tend to be hit or miss.  Although you fill out a survey, and they claim each box is tailored to each subscriber, I don’t know how true that is.  I have received products that… Continue Reading

Brow Tips from Dior MUA Troycie

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I follow my natural brow arch with light strokes, using Anastasia Dip Brown in Dark Brown. When I do my top and bottom brow, I brush my brow hairs down and use light strokes with my brow wiz pencil in… Continue Reading

Pin-Up How-To from Jenna

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For a pin-up inspired look, I went for the big guns. And by guns, I mean a true red lip and a strong arched brow. I will attempt to cover both these items without going into super deep detail, because… Continue Reading

It Cosmetics Brow Power Universal Brow Pencil

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I adore the look of well-groomed brows, but I don’t adore the time it takes to create them! I don’t mind spending time on priming, contouring, setting, and so forth. But, for the life me, I just don’t have the… Continue Reading