June and July Empties!

Neutrogena Face Cleansing Wipes I definitely cut back my use of these cleansing wipes – I was using so many packs when water and cleanser is so much more cost-effective! But I still love them, and they are so convenient. I really love using them when I’m applying makeup for cleaning up under my eye …

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Have You Heard of Doubledown Cosmetics?

Disclaimer: Gifted A couple months ago, (May 11, to be exact!) I got to spend the day before my birthday with a nice mix of new and old friends because my girl Maria – the total badass boss behind the former Cult Nails and a former beauty blogger – had friends Kristen and Marvin Speller …

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National Lipstick Day 2019!

*Four of those things are not like the others…* This National Lipstick Day I decided to celebrate with my nails! Lipstick is my favorite makeup item, it has been since I was a little girl begging my mom for a powdery light pink creme Wet n’ Wild lipstick at the five-and-dime store she worked at called …

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Physician’s Formula Murumuru Baby Butter Tropical Getaway Collection

I purchased this. I’m a sucker for those last-minute, impulse buys at the drug store while browsing the makeup aisle. I ran into CVS for a half gallon of milk the other day and walked out with some new drug store goodies – something I haven’t done in a while. Purchasing the Physician’s Formula Murumuru …

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Zoya Barefoot Summer 2019 Collection

zoya summer box barefoot summer collection

Disclaimer: PR samples, see below. We are rounding the corner of July and heading into August next week, but there is still plenty of time to get your summer nails on! Zoya released its Barefoot summer collection with cheerful cremes and shimmers that offer a real variety – from sparkling neutrals to bright pastel cremes, …

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KBShimmer Seas the Day!

Disclaimer: PR sample, see bottom Just want to point out before I go any further…those flamingoes are my actual lawn ornaments, in front of my Floridian home, haha! KBShimmer‘s latest collection, Seas the Day, is full of seven beautiful “sun-bleached” crème polishes in tropical colors, and three multichrome, flakie toppers! The combination of the topper …

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May Empties 2019!

Disclaimer: PR sample previously provided, see bottom. I had a bit of a light month on empties in May, with a lot geared towards the amount of travel I’ve been doing, and the excessive use of cleansing wipes I’ve been doing. I really have to keep baby wipes handy by my makeup station but more …

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KBShimmer Polish Pickup and Indie Pickup June

KBShimmer After the Rain sugar scrub Polish Pickup

Disclaimer: PR Sample, see below Confession: Polish and Indie Pickup this month might make me broke. I want ALL the Weather-themed related things! But I’m kicking off the month sharing one of the combos that I’d be putting in my cart first if I didn’t already have it: KBShimmer’s polish, What Does It Mean? and …

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Favorite Brands – Makeup, Nails, Skincare and Accessories!

Pixi beauty

I have a constant ebb and flow of favorites- favorite lipstick formula, favorite foundation, favorite this or that. But no matter how many different brands I try and fall in love with, one thing generally stays constant: My favorite brands! I thought it might be fun to share a few of my favorites and to …

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KBShimmer Suns Out: Tri-Thermal with Aurora Shimmer

KBShimmer slay la vie

Disclaimer: PR sample, see below. Friends don’t let friends settle for tri-thermal nail polish collections that don’t have aurora shimmer in them. So I’m here to tell you, KBShimmer‘s nine-piece Suns Out tri-thermal collection has launched just in time for fast-approaching summertime to satisfy my need for polishes that do tricks (I’m such a sucker …

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