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Adore Golden Touch 24K Techno-Dermis Eye Mask

Adore Golden Touch 24K Techno-Dermis Eye Mask

I’m not really a lottery player, but the Mega-Millions jackpot is a crazy $200+ million right now. I figure it's worth $1 for me to daydream about the things I could afford to buy if I won… Diamond-encrusted rims for my car. A personal helicopter I could fly to work. Or how about an eye treatment product made from 24K…
Garnier Whole Blends Review

Garnier Whole Blends Review

When I was a little girl, my mom had this giant book of homesteading hippie lore. It was filled with recipes for bread making, tips on how to forage for wild greens and my absolute favorite section—how to get shiny, glorious hair naturally. The secret? Collecting rainwater in barrels and rinsing your hair with it. Have you ever heard of…
I Got Injectables in My Face and Here’s What Happened: part one

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

Extra! Extra! Read all about it: Galderma and Dr. Lancer help beauty editor find disappearing lip! I've always been ok with getting older. Because really, it beats the alternative (either death or having your soul eternally trapped in a painting in the attic). I embrace my age. I'm actually pretty proud of it. I'm 45 and I'm a lot smarter…
Color Correcting Powerhouse: Becca

Color Correcting Powerhouse: Becca

That and more in The Lipstick League, week of 5.16.16 Question of the Week: Do you use color correcting complexion products (like powders, primers or concealers)? If so, which ones do you use? Answer: I'm experimenting with the Becca Backlight Targeted Color Corrector ($30) right now. In shades of Papaya, Peach, Pistachio and Violet, each shade corrects a different tone.…
L’Oreal Colour Riche Mono Eye Shadow swatches and review

L’Oreal Colour Riche Mono Eye Shadow swatches and review

Celebrating color and its everyday expression I’ve been saying it a lot, and I’ll keep saying for as long as they keep it up: the drugstore brands are REALLY upping their game. The high-quality, unique formulas and the wide range of colors are totally making drugstore brands competitive with their more expensive rivals, and I LOVE it. L’Oreal is already…
What’s in Your Purse?

What’s in Your Purse?

That and more in The Lipstick League, week of 5.9.16 Question of the Week: Dump your purse! Now name every beauty product you found... Answer: Way too many lip products! From left... • MAC Pressed Blot Powder in medium • Rohto Cooling Eye Drops • MAKE UP FOR EVER Aqua Lip Lipliner in 23C • MAC Ellie Goulding Goodness Gracious…
IT Cosmetics Bye Bye Pores Pressed Powder review

IT Cosmetics Bye Bye Pores Pressed Powder review

And a big shout out for the IT Cosmetics Heavenly Luxe Wand Ball Powder Brush This year, late March brought the trifecta of St. Patrick’s Day, my birthday and Easter within a 10 day period. Although I had lots of fun, I have to admit this onslaught of festivities took a toll on my complexion. You’d never know it, though,…
It’s fun to explore: Juliette Has A Gun Discovery Kit

It’s fun to explore: Juliette Has A Gun Discovery Kit

That and more in The Lipstick League, week of 5.2.16 Question of the Week: What was your last blind-buy (purchase made without seeing or testing beforehand) and how did it work for you? Answer: Does a perfume discovery kit count? How about a discovery kit that already contains one of your top three favorite scents of all time? It's kind…
3 Things: Spring Has Sprung

3 Things: Spring Has Sprung

We're in the midst of spring, and I'm enjoying the change in my color palette. I've put away the dark and bold, and pulled out the pale and pretty. I even did my official makeup reorganization and brought out the pinks and corals. I know, exciting! My winter coats have finally been put away. Out came my cute shoes that…
California Spa Review: Two Bunch Palms

California Spa Review: Two Bunch Palms

On my honeymoon, my hubby and I drove from California to Pennsylvania and back. Our last stop, one month and 5000 miles later, was Two Bunch Palms Resort and Spa. We spent two beautiful days recovering from the road, lounging and reminiscing in its healing oasis. I swore I'd be back. Well, it took me 18 years but I did…