The Christmas Pimple

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This Christmas seems more harried than any Christmas have had to date.  The entire month has been a race around the track to get to holiday parties, sports events, bake cookies and do what Moms do when Christmas is impending.  Relax is not in my vocabulary this month and my body started to feel it a few days ago. I first felt that twinge of pain … [Read more...]

The PERFECT Holiday Gift for the Beauty Lover on your Holiday List #BestofBeauty

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Be sure to check back on Mommies with Style, I'll be debuting my 100-holiday pick gift guide full of 100 great products and items for everyone on your holiday gift list! In the meantime, I've seen some awesome items while I've been researching and compiling my list including this fabulous gift set on QVC.com. It is the tarte At a Gloss for … [Read more...]

A New Product from @VaselineBrand Lip Therapy Rosy Lips #BestofBeauty #MomMixer

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Earlier this month, Mom Mixer with Vaseline introduced 180 Mom bloggers from the Philadelphia area and beyond to several brands and products.  One of the two products Vaseline brought to the event is a brand new product release, just in time for the cold weather!  It's Vaseline's Lip Therapy Rosy Lips and it's everything you love about the original … [Read more...]

Saving Time w/@VaselineBrand Spray & Go Moisturizer #BestofBeauty #MomMixer

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While I have reviewed and checked out Vaseline® Spray & Go® Moisturizer a few times, I hadn't tested out their Cocoa Radiant scent until this past weekend at Mom Mixer.  If you haven't checked out Vaseline Spray & Go Moisturizer yet, it's a quick and convenient way to to moisturize.  It sprays on very lightly, you rub it on quickly and … [Read more...]

The Perfect Hair Bun with The @SarahPotempa WRAP UP #BestofBeauty

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It doesn't look like much, right?  Looking at the picture, would you know what this product was for just by guessing?  I definitely had no clue! This is the Sarah Potempa WRAP UP, $12.00.  Using this product, you can put your hair into the perfect bun.  Really.  I was skeptical too.  I have fine hair that never holds anything so I was amazed at … [Read more...]

Fav Salon-Like Shampoos Under $10 #BestofBeauty

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A long time ago, one of my favorite hairdressers whispered a salon secret to me.  Over a bunch of foils in my hair and as she pointed to the shampoos & other hair care products by "premium" hair care companies for sale at the salon, "you know, these products are great but there are always good products to be found on your drugstore … [Read more...]

Dry, Flaky Lips? Check out LUSH’s Fresh Lip Scrubs #BestofBeauty

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My lips are NAAAA-STY this time of year. It seems to have started early this year too but TMI: when I wake up in the morning I literally have flakes of dried skin that I have to wipe off my chapped lips. I was in my local LUSH store yesterday and they had some divine lip scrubs right at check out! If you search on Lip Scrub on LUSH, it brings up a … [Read more...]

Josie Maran Argan Exfoliating Powder #BestofBeauty

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The latest beauty product I have been testing is this Argan Exfoliating Powder by Josie Maran ($35, QVC.com).  It's actually a 2013 Customer Choice Beauty Nominee on QVC so you know it's a popular choice!  I was wondering how the whole powder thing would work though.  It's pretty simple really - you are making it by putting a tiny tab of the powder … [Read more...]

My Trip to #NYFW with @VaselineBrand #SprayandGo #Spon

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When a brand emails you to ask if they can sponsor you to  go to Manhattan to attend a New York Fashion Show and you're a fashion & trend Mom blogger do you: 1) Scream 2) Play it cool 3) Freak out and think, "what will I wear?" and have a huge panic as you tear your closet apart {Related post: What to Wear to NYFW} 4) All of the … [Read more...]

Makeup & Age Spot Treater in One: COVERGIRL & Olay’s Tone Rehab #BestofBeauty

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Last week, I headed out for a night of fun with Colleen for her P&G Try It party.  More to come on that but for today's Best of Beauty, I wanted to highlight a product I tried that night and have since been obsessed with! It's COVERGIRL & Olay's Tone Rehab 2+1 Foundation ($14.99 on Ulta.com).  I'm always talking about how I love a … [Read more...]