The IT Cosmetics Je Ne Sais Quoi Buying Guide

The IT Cosmetics Je Ne Sais Quoi Buying Guide

Wondering which IT Cosmetics Je Ne Sais Quoi product you should buy? (And what the difference between them is?) We've got the lowdown... If you know anything about IT Cosmetics, you know that they do anti-aging basics really, really well. Like, really well. But did you know that they also offer a lot of their amazing products in a universally…
2017 Beauty Trends Prediction

2017 Beauty Trends Prediction

That and more in The Lipstick League, week of 1.16.16 Question of the Week: What sort of beauty trends do you predict will be popular in 2017? Answer: I think everything is going to be a little easier for us in 2017, at least beauty wise. Contouring (thank god!) and matte finishes will make way for clean, dewy skin, cellophane…
3 Things: Comfort Food (plus, a super easy recipe for Chicken Soup)

3 Things: Comfort Food (plus, a super easy recipe for Chicken Soup)

The days are shorter up here in New England and the nights are bitterly cold. It's kind of bleak! As I type this, there's 8 inches of the fluffy white stuff on the ground and this girl is going nowhere today. On top of that, I'm feeling a good mope coming on and the beginnings of a cold. Which means…
BPAL Yule 2016 review

BPAL Yule 2016 review

Want to keep the holiday spirit forever? Not Christmas songs and forced cheer, the good parts of the holidays like the scents and the memories they evoke. The BPAL Yule 2016 collection can help you do just that. The Yule launch is one of Black Phoenix Alchemy Lab's limited edition annual collections, much like Valentine's Day Lupercalia and the favorite…
What is your go-to shade of nail polish?

What is your go-to shade of nail polish?

That and more in The Lipstick League, week of 1.9.16 Question of the Week: What is your go-to shade of nail polish? Answer: My go-to shade is what ever shade I'm loving at the moment, which I will wear nonstop for a month of so. Right now I'm loving the combo of a warm grey with a gradient of glitter…
3 Things: Old Favorites

3 Things: Old Favorites

I've been thinking about things that I love that stand the test of time, at least for me. When I love something, I'll return to it time and time again without ever getting sick of it. And when it comes to beauty items, I'll even stockpile things I love so I can delay the day when it's discontinued and I…
PUR DreamWorks Trolls Palette – Shop or Not?

PUR DreamWorks Trolls Palette – Shop or Not?

Have you seen the new PUR DreamWorks Trolls Palette? I have to say...I'm kind of loving it! Although it seems a little odd to have a palette come out so far after the movie (Trolls was released 3 months ago in October 2016) this palette is insanely pretty. Rather than going the full-on rainbow you'd expect from something based on…
Hazelnut Chocolate Chip Snowball cookie recipe

Hazelnut Chocolate Chip Snowball cookie recipe

Cookies...we can't quit you. Yeah...we know. You ate your weight in cookies over the holidays. And you're probably all on the "get in shape for the new year" thing. But, wouldn't a cookie taste good right now? Just one lil' cookie... Snowballs, Sandies, Mexican Wedding Cookies, Italian Wedding Cookies...whatever name you know it by, this classic treat graces many a…
The Lipstick League – week of 1.2.16

The Lipstick League – week of 1.2.16

Question of the Week: What tool do you most often use to apply your foundation? Brush, sponge, fingers or…? Answer: Fingers 90% of the time, the other 10% is split between a brush and a Beautyblender. Here's what was up with the Lipstick League last week... Blushing Noir - It’s the type of Wildfire you can sign up for and…