What I’m reaching for most: Natasha Denona blush duo in 08 Peach

What I’m reaching for most: Natasha Denona blush duo in 08 Peach

That and more in The Lipstick League, week of 4.11.16 Question of the Week: Name the beauty item that you are currently reaching for most. Answer: I came home with some really amazing things from The Makeup Show Los Angeles 2016 (as you can see in my haul photo above.) But the Natasha Denona blush duo in 08 Peach ($38)…
3 Things: Pets

3 Things: Pets

We here at we heart this love our pets. A lot of us treat our pets like they're our children because for many of us, they are! We baby them, we baby talk them and we spoil them rotten. My husband and I don't have kids; we have 2 dogs under 25 lbs that are perpetual babies. They're also probably…
Jurlique Calendula Redness Rescue collection review

Jurlique Calendula Redness Rescue collection review

Did you know that April is Rosacea Awareness Month? And unlike April’s World Rat Day or Cheese Fondue Day, Rosacea Awareness Month is actually very useful. (Sorry rat and cheese lovers.) Its main purpose is to “educate the public on the warning signs of this chronic but treatable facial disorder now estimated to affect more than 16 million Americans.” (source:…
Phytomer Pionniere XMF Perfection Youth Cream review

Phytomer Pionniere XMF Perfection Youth Cream review

A worthy splurge from the sea The first night I used Phytomer Pionniere XMF Perfection Youth Rich Cream, I had a vivid dream: I was a mermaid, swimming through an underwater kingdom. I felt buoyant and carefree, zipping through the sea. No, I didn't eat anything crazy before bed. It was the scent of the product, a cloud of marine…
The Lipstick League – week of 4.4.16

The Lipstick League – week of 4.4.16

Question of the Week: If an evil person made you surrender all of your makeup brushes except for ONE, which one would you keep, and why? Answer: First of all, this person must be stopped! Why are they so mean? To answer the question though, it would definitely be a MAKE UP FOR EVER Artisan Brush, most likely a blender/smudger…
Kiehl’s Calendula Deep Cleansing Foaming Face Wash Review

Kiehl’s Calendula Deep Cleansing Foaming Face Wash Review

We here at we heart this have a long-standing love for All Things Kiehl's. I mean, you have to figure that any brand that's been around since 1851 has to be doing something right. One such example of getting it right is their Kiehl's Calendula Deep Cleansing Foaming Face Wash ($29 for 7.8 oz). Designed for normal-to-oily skin types, this…
DIY Jewelry: Bandanna Bolo Necklace

DIY Jewelry: Bandanna Bolo Necklace

DIY Jewelry is so versatile; that’s exactly why I love it. And since jewelry projects are typically small, it’s easy to experiment with different textures and supplies. It gets even better when you bring in things that aren’t traditionally used for jewelry. This tutorial is the perfect example. To make this handmade accessory, I transformed an old bandanna into a…
Shopbop 2016 Friends and Family Sale: 25% off

Shopbop 2016 Friends and Family Sale: 25% off

Oh friends (and family!) it's that magical time of year again. Time to turn your Shopbop wish list into a "oh, I'm BUYING that" list. Because it's the Shopbop 2016 Friends and Family Sale and you can take 25% off regular AND sale price items from now through Thursday, April 7th 11:59 PST. Remember those totally unique Coclico Clogs I…
The Lipstick League – week of 3.28.16

The Lipstick League – week of 3.28.16

Question of the Week: Let's talk body hair removal. Are you a razor person, or do you use another method (wax, depilatory cream, or device)? Or do you prefer to go au naturale? Answer: I go au naturale. I actually just started braiding my bikini hair (French Vogue said it's going to be HUGE in 2017), so I'm hoping it…
3 Things: April Fools’ Day

3 Things: April Fools’ Day

Well, it's April Fools' Day--a day that strikes fear and dread in the hearts of millions. Or a day that brings deranged levels of joy to prank-happy folk everywhere. It really depends on how you look at it. I will admit that in my younger days, I did pull the random prank here and there, but nothing that will go…