Routines & Recommendations

The next to last installment of skincare week is all about routines and recommendations. If you don’t have a skincare routine and don’t know how to get started, today’s post is for you. I’ve made your shopping list for you and covered all price points. You do not have to spend a fortune to get good products that will work. There are certain products that … Continue reading Routines & Recommendations

What’s My Skin Type?

I’ve dubbed this week S-K-I-N-C-A-R-E W-E-E-K and I am really excited about it. We’re going to cover ingredients, product recommendations, routines, and all that fun stuff. However, none of this will make any sense if don’t know your skin type so that’s what we are starting with. Dry Skin All over tight and dehydrated feeling Skin looks dull Flaky areas Fun fact: skin gets drier … Continue reading What’s My Skin Type?

Mask Monday: Mario Badescu Rose Hips

Claims –Boost radiance in dull, tired skin –Diminish the look of fine lines, wrinkles, and minor discoloration –Gently purifies pores –Leaves the complexion rehydrated and revitalized Price –$20 for 2.0 oz —Ulta,┬ámariobadescu.com Pros –Affordable –Cruelty free –Works for all skin types –Thin formula, easy to apply –Dries down completely –Easy to remove, almost emulsifies when you rinse it –Leaves skin smooth and hydrated Cons –Scent … Continue reading Mask Monday: Mario Badescu Rose Hips

Best of Beauty 2018

I thought about making this a week long thing but I’m too lazy for that and I prefer a one stop shop so here goes! Also, if it’s a product I’ve reviewed, I’ll link to the review. PRIMERS —Becca First Light Priming Filter —Physicians Formula Bright Boost Oil Elixir —elf Prep & Blur Stick —Catrice Prime & Fine Smoothing Refiner (review) CONCEALERS —BH Cosmetics Studio … Continue reading Best of Beauty 2018

Mask Monday: GlamGlow Gravity Mud Firming Treatment

Claims –Instantly leaves skin feeling firmer and more lifted Price –$25 for 0.5 oz –$59 for 1.7 oz –$79 for 3.4 oz —Nordstrom, Sephora, glamglow.com Options –3 limited edition colors with the My Little Pony collection –Glitter –Standard silver/chrome –Pink shade shown above is limited edition Becca collab –2 limited edition colors with the Power Rangers collection –See them all here Pros –Pretty color –Easy … Continue reading Mask Monday: GlamGlow Gravity Mud Firming Treatment

Mask Monday: GlamGlow Thirsty Mud Hydrating

  Claims –Non-drying hydration mask that delivers instant, extreme moisture –Moisturizes, restores, replenishes, and calms the skin –Dewy, glowing complexion –Leaves skin with an instant silky, soft, and supple feel Price –$25 for 0.5 oz (what is shown above) –$59 for 1.7 oz –$79 for 3.5 oz —Sephora & Nordstrom Pros –No parabens, sulfates, phthalates –Contains hyaluronic acid which my skin loves –Leaves my skin … Continue reading Mask Monday: GlamGlow Thirsty Mud Hydrating

Underrated Products

We all know the cult classics that are always talked about on YouTube and blogs, but there are so MANY products out there. Here are so of my favorites that I think go unnoticed. Neutrogena Hydro Boost Line –I love every product from this line from the cleanser to the sunscreen. –These products are easily accessible, affordable, smell good, and work so well. –The most … Continue reading Underrated Products