Taking the Waterproof Mascara Test with tarte cosmetics


Today I'm testing out tarte cosmetics’ lights, cameras, splashes 4-in-1 waterproof mascara, $19.  I got it a few days ago at Sephora and I've been excited to try it out.  I'll admit, I'm not much of a mascara connoisseur.  I'm generally happy with most (unless they are unusually clumpy).  Because of that, I don't tend to spend a lot of money on … [Read more...]

3 Great Beauty Products from CVS for the Spring #MakeupMonday

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Yay for spring!  It's still feeling pretty winter here in Philly but I'm just psyched it's "officially" spring because hopefully that means warmer weather is on the way.  I definitely have winter makeup that doesn't work in the spring and summer and vice versa summer makeup that doesn't work in cold weather months.  Do you guys? I find I want … [Read more...]

Makeup Monday: Neutrals

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You can't go wrong with neutrals - it's the one shade of makeup that works for all skintones. And speaking of neutrals, they are on trend for spring make up this year. Here are some great neutral picks to change up your routine but still look soft & muted. These are some great daytime options. Scroll through the slideshow to check out my … [Read more...]

New Flavors from ChapStick are Perfect Easter Basket Goodies!


How fun are these new spring flavors of ChapStick? ChapStick Pomegrante GumDrop & ChapStick Citrus Jelly Bean can be found at your local Walmart, CVS and Walgreens as of March 1st.  We got a sample pack of both flavors the other day and my boys loved both although are only going with the Citrus Jelly Bean now because it's orange and they think … [Read more...]

St. Patrick’s Day Nails #Pinspiration

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Time to get my Irish on!  Less than a week 'til St. Patrick's Day and I find myself pinning some cute nail polish ideas for St. Patrick's Day.  Here were a few that I found on Pinterest that I loved.  I haven't tried any yet but I'm Pin-spired and will be trying one soon.  Which do you like?: St. Patty's Day Nails from the Polished Nail So, So … [Read more...]

New Products from Suave: Natural Infusion Macadamia Moisturizing Light Oil Spray & Professionals Shampoo #Beauty

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After Christmas, I received my own box of holiday goodies from Suave.  It included this new Natural Infusion Macadamia Moisturizing Light Oil Spray, which I am loving! It's free from paragons and dyes and enriched with ingredients like macadamia oil and white orchid.  It sprays on really lightly - not heavy so you won't get oily hair but it's just … [Read more...]

Holiday-Ready Hair with I.C.O.N.

Looking to get your hair holiday-ready? Early this month I had to chance to attend a press event at I.C.O.N. Lab Salon in Woodland Hills, CA where the brand develops, tests and perfects new hair products, colors and treatments to keep your tresses gorgeous and glossy. While we munched and mingled, we were able to learn about some of the current and … [Read more...]

2 Great Beauty Products from Conair This Holiday #holidaybeauty #Conair


This month, I had the chance to test out two beauty products from Conair.  They are the Infiniti Pro by Conair Hair Desginer Dryer and the Sonic Cleaning Brush.  Here they are: I was tasked to try out both. (They also included a brush which you see on top of the Sonic Cleansing Brush).  They asked me to take a before photo - so *gulp* - here … [Read more...]

Great Stocking Stuffer: Clinique Chubby Stick #BestofBeauty

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Love the Clinique Chubby Stick, $17 on Sephora.com for a stocking stuffer this year.  It's a sheer moisturizing lip balm that's great for the on-the-go girl this winter.  It comes in a ton of great shades and it's loaded with mango and shea butter to help with dry lips this winter! … [Read more...]

5 Awesome Gifts for the Eyeshadow Lover – FUN HOLIDAY COLORS! #BestofBeauty

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One fun thing about the holiday season - it's a great chance to add a little bling and sparkle to your beauty regime! Here's 5 great eyeshadow picks to add a little zing to get you into the holiday spirit. Degrees of Dazzling, $79 (QVC.com) - 20 different eye shadow minerals from bareMinerals.  Not powder, but smooth & blend able so you can … [Read more...]