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Essie Retro Revival swatches and review

Essie Retro Revival swatches and review

It’s party time…a reunion with old friends you haven’t seen in quite awhile. You’ll be amazed at how good they look after all these years! It's Essie's 35th anniversary, an occasion we can all celebrate with Essie Retro Revival, the re-release of six of the most beloved and coveted shades in nail polish history. The bottles are classic Essie with…
Kat Von D Everlasting Liquid Lipstick and Studded Kiss Lipstick swatches and review

Kat Von D Everlasting Liquid Lipstick and Studded Kiss Lipstick swatches and review

Kat Von D is no wallflower. From her tattoos, to her makeup, to her hair and clothing, Kat has a truly distinctive and BOLD style, and a personality to match. And while her line of beauty products, which are exclusive to Sephora, definitely reflect that, there’s something for nearly everyone in her collection. And I literally mean nearly everyone--even my…
Sabon Love Beyond Words Valentine’s Gift Collection

Sabon Love Beyond Words Valentine’s Gift Collection

Sabon’s Valentine to You BREAKING DEAL ALERT: 20% off all Sabon Gift Sets with code: LOVE I’ve got a backlog of rarely and never-used perfumes clogging up my bathroom shelves. Gifts received, even liked, but just not used. Perfumes are a tricky thing. Bath products on the other hand, fly off my walls. I can’t get enough. I use every…
Clean Reserve Perfume Review: Amber Saffron, Skin and Sueded Oud

Clean Reserve Perfume Review: Amber Saffron, Skin and Sueded Oud

Bergamot, saffron, incense oil and night blooming jasmine—delightfully witchy ingredients for casting a love spell, or eau de parfums from Clean’s new collection, Clean Reserve? Actually, it’s all of the above, because Amber Saffron, Sueded Oud and Skin are pure olfactory magic. The Clean company arrived on the scene in 2003, and you’re probably familiar with one of their signature…
FabFitFun Winter 2015 review

FabFitFun Winter 2015 review

Something to make everyone Squee The idea of subscription boxes has always been right up my alley: give them money and you get a box of surprises throughout the year. Sometimes the reality can be less exciting: sample sizes, off-colors and things you’ll never use. After receiving my first FabFitFun box, I can assure you that this is the subscription…
IT Cosmetics Blurred Lines Smooth Fill Lipstick review and swatches

IT Cosmetics Blurred Lines Smooth Fill Lipstick review and swatches

Decisions in life are not always as simple as black and white. The reality is that lines are often blurred. The same can be true with beauty products. Take for example IT Cosmetics Blurred Lines Smooth Fill Lipstick ($24), their latest formula. Blurred Lines is an anti-aging formula that minimizes the appearance of fine lip lines and evens out your…
Estee Lauder Modern Muse Le Rouge review

Estee Lauder Modern Muse Le Rouge review

Go forth and be bold with a fragrance from an iconic line I’m sure by now you’ve seen one of the many Kendall Jenner commercials, showcasing Estee Lauder Modern Muse Le Rouge, showing a bold and confident Kendall walking across the street to LaBelle's Lady Marmalade in a striking red dress with lips to match. I will say the campaign…
Clarins Double Serum and Multi-Active Day Cream review

Clarins Double Serum and Multi-Active Day Cream review

When you hear "Dynamic Duo", you might think of Batman and Robin, but I'm thinking of Clarins Double Serum and Clarins Multi-Active Day Cream. Both help fight the early signs of aging and together they are unstoppable. I started using these when my skin was at my cold weather driest--we're talking my skin was peeling in areas. Together, these products…