10 life-changing ways to use q-tips

Q-tips just scream “useful,” but for what, exactly? Here’s 10 life-chaning ways to use the cotton swabs for things other than to clean out your ears: 1. Spray the ends of a few cotton swabs with your favorite perfume, and put them in a plastic sandwich bag for touchups throughout the day.    I’ll admit — even … Continue reading

Surprise Giveaway!

Surprise Giveaway!

Here’s a list of the products again: Essie’s lilacism  Not Your Mothers Hair Renewal Treatment Covergirl Colorstay Suede Redkin Anti Snap Treatment  The Body Shop Body Butter in Mango  There’s a few ways you can enter the giveaway! 1. Follow my blog! – 1 entry (if you’re already following my blog and you “like” this … Continue reading

Ipsy May 2014 Sneak Peak #6: The Bag

Ipsy May 2014 Sneak Peak #6: The Bag

Ipsy is going to make some people very happy this month, myself included! This month’s products are the perfect way to kick off the summer (see sneak peak #1, #2 , #3, #4 and #5 in previous posts) and the bag is just PERFECT. First of all, it’s at least looks to be canvas…not plastic. Finally a bag that won’t … Continue reading

Ipsy May 2014 Sneak Peak #5

Ipsy May 2014 Sneak Peak #5

Ipsy just keeps getting better and better, La Fresh Beauty Wipes in oil free makeup wipes and facial cleansing wipes are both amazing products, and are so soft on the skin! They are both made with aloe vera, cucumber, chamomile, marshmallow & tea plant extracts, and are oil free. I’m always up for makeup wipes, especially when … Continue reading

Ipsy May 2014 Sneak Peak #4

Ipsy May 2014 Sneak Peak #4

  After waiting a few extra hours, Ipsy sneak peak #4 is up! They usually go up around 11 a.m., but today we were on our toes until 3 p.m. when it was finally released! Was it worth the wait? Absolutely! Yes! Radishes, tomatoes and carrots! Ha…just kidding. This sneak peak actually features some great hair … Continue reading

Ipsy May 2014 Sneak Peak #3

Ipsy May 2014 Sneak Peak #3

I don’t think I’ve ever been as excited for an Ipsy bag as I am for this month. If not for the products inside, then at least for the theme and the design — I can’t wait to see what the bag itself looks like! Sneak peaks resumed today after breaking for the weekend, and with … Continue reading

Makeup MAYhem Day 4: 5 Minute Face

Makeup MAYhem Day 4: 5 Minute Face

Lets be real…who has half an hour every day before school to devote to a full makeup routine? Not me! I’ve learned to swipe and go and utilize the essentials, but achieve a look that’s put together and for the most part, flawless! Without further ado: the products I use for my 5-minute face! Products: Garnier … Continue reading

Ipsy May 2014 Sneak Peak #2

Ipsy May 2014 Sneak Peak #2

Bring on the summer sun! Both products in sneak peak #2 are sunscreens — a reminder to everyone that the sun’s rays can be very harmful if not managed right. The Jersey Shore Sun Sans Tan offers UVB and UVA protection and provides anti-aging techniques. There’s no fragrance to the product, which is 100% organic, so that’s a plus … Continue reading

Ipsy May 2014 Sneak Peak #1

Ipsy May 2014 Sneak Peak #1

I can’t believe it’s May already! I’m so ready for the summer to officially begin, and thankfully I only have SIX more school days to endure. Phew! This month’s Ipsy spoilers have been released, and I’m already super excited! I love the theme right from the beginning, and I hope it stays springy and colorful! … Continue reading

“Chicken Skin” Bumps — 10 steps to an improvement

“Chicken Skin” Bumps — 10 steps to an improvement

Look familiar? Chicken skin — technically called keratosis pillars — affects 50% of the entire world’s population. And while summer is approaching (hopefully!) quickly, the last thing you want is to feel anxious that your pale color shows off your red, unattractive chicken bump skin more so than ever! While you can’t completely cure chicken skin, here’s 10 … Continue reading

Favorites: March 2014

Favorites: March 2014

I know I’m a little late…but good things come to those who wait, right? During the month of March I went through a phase where I did morning pampering pretty often, so I used a variety of new products! Here’s my favorites for the month of March! I’ve been searching and searching for an acrylic … Continue reading