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Beautycounter Rose Neroli Hand Cream Review

I am a hand cream nut.  I have a tube by the sink, by my bed, in my purse, in the car.  I hate having even remotely dry hands or cuticles.  So when I got my hands on this Beautycounter version (See what I did there?), I was really hoping I would like it.  In… Continue reading Beautycounter Rose Neroli Hand Cream Review

Beauty · Lifestyle

5-Minute Makeup Tutorial + Tips

Hey, everyone!  This week, I had some days where I had to be up and out of the house earlier than usual.  It’s pretty near impossible to get my tired body out of bed so that I can have an hour to spare and spend on primping, and once the kids are up, forget it.… Continue reading 5-Minute Makeup Tutorial + Tips

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Review: Que Bella Deep Cleansing Aloe Vera Cream Mask

Okay guys, now that summer is pretty much over, I wanted to give my skin a deep-cleansing treatment.  My skin is always a little dried out after a summer in the sun and needs an overhaul after its pores have been clogged up with vast amounts of sunscreen.  Que Bella Beauty masks are so insanely… Continue reading Review: Que Bella Deep Cleansing Aloe Vera Cream Mask

Beauty · Lifestyle

Must-Have Makeup Items for College Students (And Everyone Else)

Heading to college soon or already there?  From a “been there, done that” perspective, I am going to share with you some of the makeup items I had to have in my college makeup bag, along some items I wish I had! Moving into a dorm at college is an adjustment!  You no longer have any physical help… Continue reading Must-Have Makeup Items for College Students (And Everyone Else)

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My Honest Thoughts on Matte Lip Color (and Mini Reviews)

Hey, all!  As you probably well know, matte lip products are all the rage lately.  I never quite understood the hype.  I have been a glossy girl since my first dose of Lip Smackers in 5th grade.  I always have to wear balm when I am not wearing lip color (even to bed!) so that… Continue reading My Honest Thoughts on Matte Lip Color (and Mini Reviews)

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Chic Organization Ideas for Everyday Makeup and Beauty Items

Sure, a lot of us dream of or even have a full vanity with lights, a huge mirror…the whole nine yards.  But we rarely have the time to sit down surrounded by a wide array of makeup and beauty items and craft the intricate makeup look we envisioned for the day.  If you are like… Continue reading Chic Organization Ideas for Everyday Makeup and Beauty Items

Beauty · The Goods for Less

The Best Drugstore Mascara Dupe for Chanel Inimitable

You guys.  I no longer have to pay $32 every time I want a fresh tube of mascara.  I have been using Chanel Inimitable for years because it provides awesome results:  Thick, long, lush-looking lashes that stay put all day.   I did a post about this holy grail mascara way back when, which you… Continue reading The Best Drugstore Mascara Dupe for Chanel Inimitable