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I Tried Microneedling (aka The Vampire Facial) – Would I Do It Again?

I Tried Microneedling (aka The Vampire Facial) – Would I Do It Again?

Those who know me well will not be surprised by this statement: I am adventurous. Honestly, I would probably try just about anything. Jumping out of a plane, eating horse...you know, those sorts of things. But when it comes to beauty treatments, I'm even MORE gung ho. Which is why when I was asked if I wanted to try microneedling,…
My Latest Beauty Impulse Purchase (warning, you’ll want it too!)

My Latest Beauty Impulse Purchase (warning, you’ll want it too!)

That and more in The Lipstick League, week of 6.12.17 Question of the Week: What was your last beauty impulse purchase and how did it work out for you? Answer: I picked the Sephora Favorites Summer Hair Saviors collection as the product I was crushing on last week. And within 5 minutes of publishing the post, I bought it. Large…
Hey Mister, Pixi has something new for you…

Hey Mister, Pixi has something new for you…

Years ago, I had an artist friend who lived in a giant, decrepit warehouse in downtown Baltimore. There was no air conditioning, so during the brutal summer months, this guy would sit in front of a big industrial fan with a spray bottle full of water, and squirt the water towards the fan. I thought this was a little crazy…
Current Skincare Crush: Raffaele Ruberto R-Lift Trio

Current Skincare Crush: Raffaele Ruberto R-Lift Trio

That and more in The Lipstick League, week of 6.5.17 Question of the Week: Name three skincare products you're currently loving... Answer: That's an easy one! All 3 of my current faves are from the same line: Raffaele Ruberto R-Lift Trio: Formula no. 9, 10 and 11. I discovered the line on a recent trip to Nordstrom to check out…
Fleur’s Night Smoothing Cream and Pearlescent Eye Care Review

Fleur’s Night Smoothing Cream and Pearlescent Eye Care Review

Just when I think I’ve found the "best of the best" for my face, another brand comes my way and wows me yet again. This is my first experience with the French brand Fleur's and what a great first impression. Fleur's have built their company on the idea of combining science with senses, creating products that use fruits, minerals, florals…
Fresh Cocoa Body Exfoliant, or showering with chocolate

Fresh Cocoa Body Exfoliant, or showering with chocolate

That and more in The Lipstick League, week of 5.30.17 Question of the Week: Do you use body scrubs? If so, how often and what are some of your favorites? Answer: I use a body scrub every time I shower. I might not use it on my whole body every time, but elbows, knees and forearms are getting scrubbed on…
Urban Decay Red Lipstick Guide

Urban Decay Red Lipstick Guide

We swatched (and wore) 13 Reds to help you find your fave How many lipsticks do you currently own? I just did a quick inventory... and I’m at 125. One. Hundred. Twenty. Five. Lipsticks. It’s a lot. I get it. And yet... it’s not enough. It’s not quite complete. I’m pretty sure my collection is missing a few key shades,…
Makeup Remover and So Much More: Olay Daily Facials

Makeup Remover and So Much More: Olay Daily Facials

Makeup wipes really come in handy for those times when you simply can't wash your face. Like when you're camping. Oh...who am I kidding, I haven't camped in years. They come in handy when you're too lazy to wash your face. There, I admitted it! But they really don't DO much, do they? Sure, your makeup is off. But that's…
One palette does it all: Charlotte Tilbury Instant Look in a Palette

One palette does it all: Charlotte Tilbury Instant Look in a Palette

That and more in The Lipstick League, week of 5.23.17 Question of the Week: You’re leaving on a spontaneous weekend getaway and you have 15 minutes to pack. Name the first three beauty products you toss into your bag. Answer: I could pack in 5 minutes, thanks to the Charlotte Tilbury Instant Look in a Palette in Beauty Glow. I've…
Milani Stay Put Waterproof Eyeliner Pencil swatches and review

Milani Stay Put Waterproof Eyeliner Pencil swatches and review

I’m a movie buff, which makes things easy for my loved ones when my birthday rolls around on the first day of spring. This year, I got a Netflix renewal, a movie theater gift card, and a Redbox gift card, too. You know what that means… time for a movie marathon! The past few weeks have been a binge of…