US vs UK: National Lipstick Day Deals at MAC Cosmetics

Okay folks, it's National Lipstick Day, and the deals are flowing in all over the world. Okay, let's be honest. The best ones are in America. I'm getting emails from my American accounts letting me know that I can get a free lipstick at MAC stores and retailers (including Bloomingdales, Macy's, Nordstrom's) and select ULTA's…

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Etude House Sunprise Sunscreen SPF 50+ {Review}

I sweat. I sweat a lot. It's why makeup in the summer has almost always been a no-go for me. It's also why I don't look forward to summer. Sweating profusely on your face isn't cute. Growing up in California, I can vividly remember giving up on wearing makeup during the hot days of summer.…

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INNISFREE – It’s Real Squeeze Mask {Aloe}

My mostly dry combination skin is going crazy at the moment. It’s become oily and there is redness and breakouts galore. I blame it on my fluctuating hormones. UGH. I needed to balance my skin, but clay masks just aren’t doing enough at the moment. Although I probably shouldn’t have, I decided to take a…

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Elizavecca Hell-Pore Clean Up Mask {Review}

Okay so we’ve seen the videos out there with the black peel-off masks. First it started with charcoal, because it’s purifying and easy to obtain. Then we got obsessed with the peel off masks. Then the “peel off masks gone wrong” videos started to go viral. All fine and dandy, but what actually works and…

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Natural Exfoliation – A Water Responsible Option? {Konjac Sponge}

As of recent years, the knowledge has increased behind microbeads and how bad they are for the environment. Microbeads are found in every major exfoliation product used out there. Bliss? Yep. Neutrogena? You betcha.  It’s very difficult to filter out those tiny beads when during drinking water treatment. This means that it goes back into…

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My Personal Skincare Routine {Products}

This week’s beauty post is regarding my personal skincare routine which I want to share with you. I really have noticed a huge difference in my skin quality after using these products, so I have to share my discoveries!  The following products discussed are actual items I use everyday that work for me. I have…

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Banila Co Miss Flower & Mr Honey Hydrogel Mask Sheet {Review}

So I’m here with my review for this mask. I had heard good things about it so I wasn’t too skeptical. Banila Co is known for their exquisite quality and high standards for skin care. I absolutely loved their lace mask and I knew I had to try this one too.  After a long day…

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Fresh Faced Friday: Wake and Bake (nah, not that kind)

“Baking” is a term originally coined by the drag community to explain the act setting powder on your face and leaving it there so that your body temperature can melt it into your concealer and skin. After about 5-10 minutes, dust off the excess to find that your makeup has an absolutely flawless and creaseless…

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Fresh Faced Friday: Product Review for Tony Moly’s Broccoli Vitality Sheet Mask

It’s the end of the week and my skin is screaming, “feed me, you heartless monster!” After removing my makeup, cleansing and toning my face, I lay this baby on. I then snuggle into bed to watch an episode of my latest drama while Tony Moly does all the work to replenish my skin and…

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Fresh Faced Friday: Tony Moly’s Panda’s Dream So Cool Eye Stick (now say that 3x)

So I’ve been using this for two weeks and I cannot rave enough about how much I love and appreciate this product. Tony Moly has amazing products, and their Panda’s Dream So Cool Eye Stick really does work. I noticed it working within the first week. Definitely a visible difference. I naturally have eye bags…

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