Birchbox: October 2015

October 15, 2015 update- Birchbox posted on social media that every box was supposed to have a mascara.  However, Birchbox messaged me and clarified that with this box selection, there was not supposed to be a mascara.  While the social… Continue Reading

Estee Lauder Double-Wear All Day Glow BB Moisture Makeup

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

Pastels & the Palette Graveyard

One thing that really seems to bother me is when people have preconceived notions or prejudices.  Lately, I’ve been on a “kick” to dispel some of this type of thinking when it comes to makeup.  Edgy colors can look demure,… Continue Reading

Estee Lauder Sumptuous Bold Volume Lifting Mascara

My awesome friend, Firshelia, works for Estee Lauder, and I was given a sample of this when I preordered another item.  The last mascara I had from the brand was the Turbolash mascara, which had a vibrating wand.  All the… Continue Reading