Category: Skincare

May 30 2014

Jane Iredale Golden Shimmer Face and Body Lotion

Jane Iredale Golden Shimmer Face and Body Lotion swatches and review on BeautyJudy Summer 2014

Disclaimer: Press sample. See bottom. It’s that time of year again. Bare legs require routine shaving and exposed skin becomes the thing – and it has an opportunity to shine. Jane Iredale has launched Golden Shimmer Face and Body Lotion – a product that launched this month and is only available while supplies last – …

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May 28 2014

Break Up with Your Makeup

Galderma Mirvaso Break Up with your makeup

Disclosure: This post was sponsored by Galderma Laboratories L.P. through their partnership with POPSUGAR. While I was compensated by POPSUGAR to write a post about Mirvaso, all opinions are my own. I’ve never been shy with you about my struggles with rosacea. I’m one of an estimated 16 million who deal with this skin condition everyday. …

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May 14 2014

Gleam by Melanie Mills Body Radiance – Rose Gold

Gleam by Melanie Mills Body Radiance in Rose Gold swatches and review IMATS NYC 2014

Disclaimer: Purchased by me. With the weather so beautiful lately – well, when we’re not getting spring showers! – I’m wearing a lot of dresses! And seriously – I hate wearing pantyhose, and spring and summer give me validation to skip them as an accessory! If you follow my blog you know that my skin …

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May 13 2014

Cleanse by Lauren Napier

Lauren Napier Cleanse cleansing towelettes The Makeup Show New York City 2014

Disclaimer: Press sample. See bottom. I kinda hate using cleansing wipes. They’re super convenient to grab and use before bed, sure. But a lot that I’ve tried have left my sensitive, rosacea-suffering face feeling itchy or burning. At The Makeup Show NYC blogger preview event, I was introduced to a new brand of cleansing wipes, Cleanse by …

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Apr 09 2014

New Caress Fresh Collection – Body Washes and Beauty Bar

Caress Fresh Collection Body Washes and Beauty Bar Kelly Rowland Caress Fabulista

Disclaimer: Press sample. See bottom. I’m the kind of person that drags myself out of bed in the morning, miserable after two or three snoozes of the alarm clock. The first thing I do, after grabbing some water, is take a shower. It’s the only thing I can do to wake me up and put …

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Mar 10 2014

Pixi Beauty Glow Tonic

Disclaimer: Press sample. See bottom A couple weeks ago I started using a new skin toner that I really love. Pixi Glow Tonic is an alcohol-free toner that’s packed with plant extracts that work to: Exfoliate to brighten and smooth skin texture Treat, soothe and hydrate (through botanical extracts) Tighten and balance skin Check out the …

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Feb 13 2014

Ardency Inn Americana Ultra Lightweight Skin Perfecting Primer

Disclaimer: Press sample. See bottom. A lot of skin primers have a very velvety, smooth feel to them after you’ve applied them to your facial skin. Honestly? I don’t care for that too much. My favorite primer goes on like a moisturizer. Newcomer Ardency Inn Americana Ultra Lightweight Skin Perfecting Primer is a primer that feels like it’s good …

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Jan 08 2014

Neutrogena Norwegian Formula Hand Cream 7-Day Challenge & Giveaway!

Disclaimer: Press sample. See bottom. I recently took the Neutrogena 7-Day Hand Cream Challenge, using the brand’s Norwegian Formula Hand Cream. And my results really speak for themselves! This hand cream, which feels more like a nourishing ointment than a typical cream, has been around since 1972. It was originally created in Norway to help …

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Dec 13 2013

Living with Rosacea and Eczema

I’ve written about my life with rosacea in the past (photos are missing, fyi). I’ve reviewed redness relief and calming skincare and makeup in the past, too. But my skin has really hit a rough patch lately, literally and figuratively, and I thought I’d share with you what’s going on and how I’m handling it. Because …

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