Category: Beauty Review

KBShimmer Wanderlust Collection for Summer 2018

KBShimmer succ it up swatch

Disclaimer: PR sample, see bottom I am TAKEN with the latest KBShimmer collection that will be launching June 15. So taken, in fact,  that I have worn every color already, and it’s not even “officially” summer! The eight-piece Wanderlust Collection reflects KBShimmer owner Christy Rose’s strong desire to travel and inspiration after a trip to …

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Smoky Look of the Day with CoverGirl

Disclaimer: Some PR samples, see bottom. I mentioned in my roundup post about The Makeup Show NYC that CoverGirl had a booth,  sharing their new branding/packaging, and slogan, “I am what I make up.” I received three products at the show from the brand, including the TruNaked Smoky Eye Shadow palette, Melting Pout Matte Liquid Lipstick …

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Laneige Lip Sleeping Mask Helped Save My Pout!

laneige lip sleeping mask

Nothing to disclose I came home from the hospital after having my daughter and my lips were dry. My body was in such a state of hurt and healing at the same time after having a c-section, breastfeeding, and suffering sleep deprivation. I couldn’t make my incision heal any faster, or my daughter sleep through …

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Macy and Mia Cosmetics Lippies

Disclaimer: PR sample, see bottom. I know we are an evolving makeup society…Matte liquid lippies were hot on their own, then they got sparkly lip toppers. Then we moved onto a more glossy lip recently. But guys, I refuse to let my matte lippies go! AND I love my glossy lips. Last week I reviewed The …

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Macy & Mia The Spotlight Highlight Palette

Macy and Mia the Spotlight highlight palette

Disclaimer: PR sample Lately I feel as if I’ve been hitting my goal of posting three times a week with very few moments left! I’ve been enjoying my time with Josie – she’s 2-months-old now! – and I make sure I do things and see people. I’m also making a point for a bit of …

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Beached with Urban Decay

Nothing to disclose  Urban Decay just dropped a new eye palette, three new Vice Lipsticks and brought back two beloved 24/7 eyeliner pencil shades for summer! Well, tomorrow is my birthday, so happy birthday to me! I picked up the Beached eye shadow palette and the Vice Lipstick shades Tower 1 and 100 Degrees, and couldn’t …

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Color Street Nail Strips Wear Test

Disclaimer: Jamberry Consultant; see bottom I’ve seen a lot over buzz on social media about Color Street Nail Polish Strips. I know that Color Street is the direct sales-affiliated business of Incoco – which also sells nail polish strips for approximately $4.97at Walmart…while the Color Street strips range from $11 to $14, with a constant …

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The $4.99 Blush Palette You Need

Profusion cosmetics blush palette target swatches and review

$4.99. This blush palette I’m about to tell you about is only $4.99. Spoiler: I find it to be as versatile and pigmented as my much more expensive cheek palettes (I’m looking at you, NARS Wanted I!). OK, let’s get into the deets! Profusion Cosmetics is a relatively new brand to Target. When I splurged …

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Urban Decay Hi-Fi Shine Ultra Cushion Lip Gloss

Urban decay Hi-Fi Shine lip gloss Goldmine

Urban Decay just launched a new line of lip gloss and I am here for it! I’m still into matte liquid lipsticks and creamy lipsticks but I am majorly craving glosses this spring! Hi-Fi Shine Ultra Cushion Lip Gloss comes in 20 shades, in a variety of finishes. They retail for $20. I chose six colors, gravitating …

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Glow Stix – Jesse’s Girl Revamps Line, Adds New Shades!

Jesse’s girl glow stix Aurora

Disclosure: PR, see bottom. Jesse’s Girl expanded its Glow Stix line, with new flat, sleek tube packaging touting more than twice the previous amount of product as the original Glow Stix (I last wrote about Glow Stix in February 2017 here, check it out)! The Glow Stix are gorgeous to look at! They definitely glow …

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