3 Things: Iceland

3 Things: Iceland

Our founder and friend, Stef, is currently on a trip to Iceland, y'all! We are ridiculously excited for her to experience the majesty that it is and for her to use her genius level photography skills to get some fabulous shots --the gorgeous landscape begs to be photographed. (These photos are from my trip.) It seems like Iceland has become…
Spring 2017 Milani contour & highlight products – review, swatches & look

Spring 2017 Milani contour & highlight products – review, swatches & look

Bring out your favorite features with the spring 2017 Milani products Milani’s newest batch of contouring and highlighting products are divine. As a beauty blogger, I try out a lot of products, and it really takes an awesome product to get me excited. But Milani--the affordable brand available at your local, humble drugstore--has been keeping me on my toes since…
RUN to Whole Foods March 24 for the Hello Beauty Bag: Only $18 ($90 value!)

RUN to Whole Foods March 24 for the Hello Beauty Bag: Only $18 ($90 value!)

Beauty Lovers: You'll want to pay attention to what I am about to tell you. CLEAN beauty lovers (those who prefer natural or organic beauty): you especially need to listen... On March 24 Whole Foods Market is offering the Hello, Beauty Bag. This bag will sell for only $18 and is packed with $90 worth of the best clean beauty…
3 Things: Things That Go Bump In The Night

3 Things: Things That Go Bump In The Night

(Actually image of Krista searching for source of house noises. Or, might be this movie.) I love horror movies. And I hate horror movies. Because any time I hear a strange sound, I automatically assume it's a crazed, homicidal lunatic waiting to murder me. Like, that's my FIRST assumption. The other night I was in bed and I heard what…
Nip + Fab Dragon’s Blood Fix Plumping Serum and Mask review

Nip + Fab Dragon’s Blood Fix Plumping Serum and Mask review

The Chinese Year of the Rooster just began, but as far as I’m concerned, 2017 is the Year of the Dragon. I’ve been using Nip + Fab Dragon’s Blood skincare for the past few weeks, and I know there is no rooster power that would make my skin look as good as Dragon’s Blood has. Because Nip + Fab was…
3 Simple Steps to Get Rid of Acne

3 Simple Steps to Get Rid of Acne

Want to use less of these? Read this... I was luckily pretty pimple-free in my teens and 20s. Oh, what a cruel trick the acne gods were playing on me. Because once I hit my 30s, I started breaking out regularly. But these 3 simple tricks (seriously) passed on to me through estheticians and dermatologists have cut down the number…
Favorite nighttime beauty products…

Favorite nighttime beauty products…

That and more in The Lipstick League, week of 3.6.17 Question of the Week: What is your current favorite nighttime moisturizer? Answer: I don't wear a moisturizer at night, but I do wear serums. Shown above are the three I have in current rotation. Two products to battle my redness/budding Rosacea; La Roche-Posay Rosaliac AR Intense Localized Redness Intensive Care…
3 Things: Damn you, LuLaRoe

3 Things: Damn you, LuLaRoe

I'm sure many of you have heard of LuLaRoe. There are a bazillion (actual mathematical number) Facebook groups dedicated to selling their signature, buttery leggings and more. I'll admit that I first heard about them a year or so ago when I saw a friend wearing leggings with sasquatches on them. Sasquatches. Y'all know that my life required Sasquatch leggings…
Charlotte Tilbury Quick ‘N’ Easy Smokey Eye Evening Look swatches and look

Charlotte Tilbury Quick ‘N’ Easy Smokey Eye Evening Look swatches and look

These are my very first Charlotte Tilbury products. Proceed with your shock and awe, it’s well deserved. Because anyone who knows makeup, knows that having at least a few Charlotte Tilbury products is essential for your kit. I’ve admired from afar, sure. Swatched and oohed at counters, of course. But this is my first plunge. And oh, I have gone…