Three Cheers for Benefit’s Majorette Blush!

Three Cheers for Benefit’s Majorette Blush!

Benefit Majorette Blush Review and Swatches I wasn't a majorette in high school. Or a cheerleader. Or any semblance of peppy. Fortunately, high school is long since past and that alone is something to be cheery about. Hooray! You know what else you can be cheery about? Benefit Majorette Blush - the brand's latest cream blush. Benefit's tagline for this…
Flat Hair? Meet Your New Best Friend; VOLOOM.

Flat Hair? Meet Your New Best Friend; VOLOOM.

I’ll admit, I have a weakness for gadgets. And if it’s a beauty gadget; even better! But for every one that works its way into my routine, there are probably five that don’t. Hence, a sea of dusty beauty gadgets under my sink. So many so that it looks like I’m running an illicit Sharper Image from my bathroom. So…
Boscia Cools Down Skin Under a Red Alert

Boscia Cools Down Skin Under a Red Alert

Boscia Review: Cool Blue Mask and Daily Defense Sunscreen I had a beauty revelation this week. You may already know this, but, when it comes to the face, red is not exactly a youthful color. (Lip products excluded of course.) I am talking skin here. And I have to be honest, as I have gotten older Mother Redness has crept…
Baby Foot – Justice for your crime scene feet

Baby Foot – Justice for your crime scene feet

Hiding your feet in boots all summer because they’re a bit...tragic? Me too. But now that summer’s over, I’m here to offer a solution so you won’t have to suffer your toe woes next year. Japanese import, Baby Foot, touts itself as a “fruit acid peel,” which is a more gentle way of saying it’s an alpha hydroxy acid or…
Wash Your Face like Kristen Bell with Neutrogena Naturals

Wash Your Face like Kristen Bell with Neutrogena Naturals

If you know me, you know that I ADORE Kristen Bell. As an obsessed Veronica Mars fan from episode one, I've followed Kristen's Hollywood career over the years, happy to see my favorite celeb "make it big" both professionally and personally. So when Neutrogena Naturals and Marie Claire Magazine invited me to attend a brunch hosted by Kristen herself, I…
Need a Foundation? Laura Mercier has you covered…

Need a Foundation? Laura Mercier has you covered…

Plus, we take a look at a few of her classic products One of the questions I'm asked most as a beauty blogger is "what foundation do you recommend?" I reply with a few questions of my own relating to skin type and coverage. But my ultimate answer ALWAYS includes three words: Laura Mercier foundation. I've learned that the quest…
The Lipstick League – week of 10.6.14

The Lipstick League – week of 10.6.14

Question of the Week: When applying your makeup, do you stand or sit? Where do you apply it? In your bedroom, bathroom or somewhere else? Long time readers of we heart this know this answer! Because I've talked about my vanity often. Let's take a look at its beauty... That's where I LIKE to do my makeup. But if it's…
3 Things: Fall Favorites

3 Things: Fall Favorites

While my Facebook wall is full of my East Coast friends and family enjoying cooler weather and traditional autumn activities, here in Southern California we're still in tank top and sandal weather. And all those images of turning leaves and pumpkin patches in my feed have me yearning for fall. So while I wait for the temperature to drop below…
Double the Glam: MAC Viva Glam Rihanna 2

Double the Glam: MAC Viva Glam Rihanna 2

MAC Viva Glam Rihanna 2 - review, swatches, & looks I adore MAC. It’s hard NOT to love them. Not only are their products fabulous and diverse, I also love that they encourage the recycling of their packaging with their Back 2 MAC program, and I ESPECIALLY love that they have their Viva Glam campaign - a line of permanent…
Murderous Madams: 3 Real Life Halloween Scary Stories

Murderous Madams: 3 Real Life Halloween Scary Stories

As Halloween creeps ever closer, my thoughts turn to all things dark and sinister. There’s just something so fascinating about the nefarious side of human nature, especially from a psychological perspective; what compels someone to dance with the devil? And though we generally tend to think of men as the primary force of murder and mayhem, the truth is that…