Kailijumei: Color Changing Jelly Lipsticks with Real Flowers…?!? #Kailijumei #flowerlipstick

Holy cow, I’ve been seeing this lipsticks popping up everywhere, and each time, I want them even more! I love how innovative Asian companies are when it comes to beauty products, and these lipsticks are no exception. Sure jelly lipsticks… Continue Reading

FREE Face Mist from Tatcha!

Many brands have GWPs.  But not very many brands have GWPs as awesome as Tatcha!  Tatcha‘s gifts with purchase are often very generous, and they even offer first-time customers a code to get freebies.  However, this time, the gift is… Continue Reading

I <3 Tatcha Indigo Soothing Rice Enzyme Powder

I just did a glycolic peel Saturday night, so my skin has been “crusty” and peeling.  Yeah, I know, ewww… Let me just say- it takes a helluva lot of willpower for me not to pick or pull at it! … Continue Reading

Paul & Joe Beaute Full Coverage Lipstick

I had never tried any Paul & Joe products before, so I was really excited about this lipstick in the shade Retro.  Interestingly, Paul & Joe is a French brand by designer Sophie Mechaly, but the cosmetics are Japanese.  I’ve… Continue Reading

Top 3 Gifts to Get Glowing!

With winter just around the corner, colder temperatures mean drier skin and lost luminosity.  Fortunately, there are some great products out there that can help you get glowing again.  So, if someone on your list (or yourself!) would like to look more… Continue Reading

Yu-Be Foaming Skin Polish

Yu-Be Foaming Skin Polish purifies and preps your skin, resulting in a boost to your routine. Like many of the new enzyme powder cleansers, this contains rice bran. Additionally, walnut shell powder adds to the exfoliating effect, while glycerin and camphor… Continue Reading

Yu-Be Lip Balm

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

Yu-Be Moisturizing Skin Cream

Yu-Be Moisturizing Skin Cream was invented by a Japanese pharmacist in 1957. A special manufacturing process combines glycerin, Vitamin E, Vitamin B2, and camphor, in a highly absorbable formula. It purportedly takes care of rough, dry patches as well as softens… Continue Reading

Yu-Be Moisturizing Body Lotion

This glycerin-rich lotion is based on the original formula, invented by a Japanese pharmacist in 1957. Obviously, it’s a pretty amazing formula, considering Yu-Be has been a best seller for so long! The key ingredients are glycerin, camphor, Vitamin E, and… Continue Reading

YU-BE Skincare: First Impression

Yu-Be Skincare was founded in 1957 by a pharmacist named Yoshikiyo Nowatari.  He created a moisturizing cream at the request of a woman who had been suffering from dry, cracked skin.  She was tired of greasy, ineffective, petroleum-based products, so Nowatari… Continue Reading