5 Tips to Make Your Manicure Last

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A couple of weeks ago, I was desperate for a pedicure. We were visiting my parents in their new town so I did a Google search to find local nail places.  A couple came up, none had reviews of any sort so I picked the closest and went for a mani & pedi. What followed ended up being the worst pedicure and manicure experience I've ever had.  I … [Read more...]

h20+ Oasis Body Scrub: I Love this Stuff!

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I first discovered h20+ products when I got a bag of them at the Disney Social Media Moms conference back in April.  I had actually been looking for a good body scrub for awhile for my boys.  We all have dry hands in our house and it was a rough winter.  My 10 year old especially would get the dirtiest hands from his dry skin.  It wasn't that he … [Read more...]

Buy 1, Get 1 50% Off Maybelline’s New Nudes Eyeshadow Palette!

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I saw an add for this one recently and have had it on my WANT list!  Love the colors in this new the Nudes Palette Eyeshadow from Maybelline. It's $14.99 retail but UltaBeauty.com has it on sale for $9.99 PLUS if you buy one, you get one at 50% off - get one for a friend or buy two and stash one for yourself when the first one is done!   … [Read more...]

Having Fun with L’Oreal’s New Makeup Genius App

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Day three of our family road trip and we're in the car from southern North Carolina and heading to Williamsburg, Virginia. GPS puts today's trip at a little over 4 hours. Hubby's cruising to some music, the kids are watching a movie and I'm playing on the iTunes App Store looking for entertainment. I found this free App from L'oreal called … [Read more...]

All Day Beauty from Neutrogena

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Over the course of the spring, I've been working with Neutrogena and trying out some of their products.    I got a cool box of goodies with personalized All Day Beauty Tools for me to check out. Here's some of my favorites:   Neutrogena Triple Repair - this leave-in treatment is so great and easy after you've conditioned and helps … [Read more...]

I Took the Neutrogena Face Off {Before & After Photos} #NeutrogenaFaceOff

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Every night, I use makeup remover wipes to get my makeup off. I honestly don't know how I lived without them and I've tried a variety of brands. Neutrogena sent me a sample of their Neutrogena Make-Up Remover Cleansing Towelettes and challenged me to take the "Neutrogena Face Off," using a wipe to remove my makeup and see how it does.  It was … [Read more...]

Taking the Waterproof Mascara Test with tarte cosmetics

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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!

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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...]