3 Things: Camping

3 Things: Camping

I have a romanticized idea of camping. In theory, it sounds like a lot of fun. You, the great outdoors, roasting marshmallows and hot dogs over an open fire. Eating your body weight in s'mores. Sleeping in a sleeping bag, gazing up at the stars as you drift off to sleep. What could go wrong? I've only been camping twice…
I heart my simplehuman rose gold trash can

I heart my simplehuman rose gold trash can

Remember the joy you felt when Apple announced the rose gold iPhone? I know I am not the only one who wanted to replace my perfectly working phone for the newer pretty version (and did). And that joy extended beyond iPhones. Once bitten by the rose gold bug, I started upgrading jewelry, I searched for the perfect rose gold nail…
Sales on SALE: 25% off at Shopbop

Sales on SALE: 25% off at Shopbop

It's that magical time again! Time when all sale items on my Shopbop wishlist get snatched up because they're 25% off their already marked down price, That's right... Take an extra 25% off sale items at Shopbop now through June 24th Straight from my wishlist, here are 3 things I'm buying right now (and you should too.) 1. The cutouts…
L’Oreal Infallible Pro Matte Gloss – a limited edition made permanent

L’Oreal Infallible Pro Matte Gloss – a limited edition made permanent

You often dream that a limited edition product will become permanent. But how often does it really happen? This is one time that it did... Last spring, I reviewed the L’Oreal Infallible Pro Matte Gloss. At the time, they were a new, limited edition product that sounded like a bit of a science experiment--matte gloss? But the formula was totally…
Currently Craving: Fresh Cocoa Body Exfoliant (and new wave hairdos)

Currently Craving: Fresh Cocoa Body Exfoliant (and new wave hairdos)

That and more in The Lipstick League, week of 6.13.16 Question of the Week: name a beauty fad or trend that you want to see come BACK into fashion. Answer: It would be kind of fun for big, new wave hair to come back again! Here's what was up with the League last week... we heart this - Hair despair?…
3 Things: Commercials

3 Things: Commercials

photo via Frosted Faces, a rescue for senior dogs whose love and lives are left behind in the shelter system. *See below* (This week's 3 Things idea is courtesy of Stef, who literally melts into a ball of tears when a commercial shows a grey muzzle) Commercials: You love them, you hate them, you dvr shows to avoid them--and everyone…
I Got Injectables in My Face and Here’s What Happened: part two

I Got Injectables in My Face and Here’s What Happened: part two

Previously on we heart this, I shared the prep involved for my first experience with injectables. While I'm waiting to get my official "after" shots (they were taken this week, so it's coming soon!), enjoy my pre/during/post pic above, from "I'm nervous" to "not so bad" to "oh...wow!" I also wanted to give you a mini we heart science lesson…
Hair Woes? Let Hair Recipes Help

Hair Woes? Let Hair Recipes Help

A Recipe for Every Hair Type I feel bad for my hair. While I try to take care of it, between coloring, products, blow outs and straightening for decades, my hair is crying out for help! And a lot of times I don’t even know how to help it. I buy the color treated shampoos and conditioners, I try to…
Easy DIY Projects: Dip Dyed Fringe Necklace

Easy DIY Projects: Dip Dyed Fringe Necklace

Kirsten brings you another one of her Easy DIY projects... Jewelry-making provides an awesome outlet to put small trinkets and materials to good use. And since you don’t need much to create something like a necklace pendant, it’s super easy to whip up new baubles for your wardrobe. For example, you can use pieces of old clothing to create this…
How Do You Protect Your Face from the Sun?

How Do You Protect Your Face from the Sun?

That and more in The Lipstick League, week of 6.6.16 Question of the Week: How do you protect your face from the sun? Do you use a moisturizer or foundation with SPF, or do you use a separate sunscreen for facial sun protection? Answer: Unless I'm spending prolonged time in the sun, I only wear SPF in whatever tint I'm…