Have you tried either of these? I’m definitely in the minority with my opinion on the lipsticks but I’m liking the foundation!
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Check out my thoughts on the Too Faced Melted Lipsticks!
You can buy them on Too Faced’s Website for $21. Have you tried these? Let me know what your favorite shades are!
Honestly, this would be on my wish list just for the blushes. I love Lorac blushes and this palette is no exception. The colors are absolutely gorgeous! The fact that you get a lipstick is just icing on the cake!
I have to admit I’m late to the contouring party. I have done miniml contouring with my Too Faced Chocolate Soleil bronzer but I feel like it’s a bit too warm. This is next up on my list of things to purchase for sure!
I can’t resist trying this mascara. I am obsessed with Benefit’s “They’re Real” mascara so I’m dying to try this one out.
I haven’t heard anyone talking about this palette and I have NO idea why! This looks like the perfect palette to throw in your bag for weekend getaways. All you would need to bring for your face is foundation and concealer and you’re all set!
If you saw my last video you know how obsessed I am with having everything I need to touch up a makeup situation. This would be absolutely perfect to keep in your bag!
If Becca’s shadows are anything like their highlighting powders this palette will be heavenly!
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It gets so hot here in NOLA that I save a few fragrance favorites for the winter just because to me– they seem too heavy with the hot, humid, summer air. These are some of my all time favorites that I use every winter. (I am not great at describing scents so I’ll leave that to Sephora)
As the scent opens, an airy bouquet of violets is set against the antique charm of dried petals found between the pages of a book. Traces of past memories turn to the present as a peppery note swells over a calm trace of mossy wood. A scent that breathes in the secret hours of night, it is mysterious and fragile—yet leaves a lasting trail.
Violet Leaf, Pepper, Cedarwood, Patchouli, Vetiver.
Light. Mysterious. Antique.
I absolutely love this perfume. A little goes a long way and it lasts all day. The first time I ever sprayed this perfume on me I was shopping in Sephora. I sprayed one spray and didn’t think much of it– but as I was shopping around the mall, I kept getting whiffs of it and by the time I left the mall I was sold!
Luminous green top notes join a heart of rich and exotic tiger orchid and lingering base notes of sweet toffee and Indonesian patchouli to leave a sensual memory on the skin.
Green, Tiger Orchid, Toffee, Sensual Indonesian Patchouli.
Feminine. Luxurious. Stylish.
This perfume smells so warm and cozy to me, that’s why I love wearing it in the fall/winter. I just love wearing this with a big, cozy, chunky sweater!
A decidedly young scent for those who dare to dream. A light, subtly sensual fragrance, filled with vitality and energy, evolves from one moment to the next, each wholly unique. – (The Sephora website doesn’t list the notes for this one.)
This is a light scent but a little strong for during hot summer days. I do love this perfume for a night out though. This is definitely a “getting dressed up” perfume for me and the perfect complement to a fancy dress.
Something to definitely keep in mind is that each perfume will smell different on everyone. When I first sprayed the Balenciaga Paris perfume, I wasn’t impressed but as it meshed with my body chemistry I loved it more and more. Definitely go to the mall or your nearest department store and try them out on yourself before you invest.
What are some of your favorite perfumes? Let me know in the comments–I would love to hear your thoughts!
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This time of year, if I’m not religiously moisturizing my hands, the winter can get the best of them. I try my best to moisturize every time I wash them but let’s be honest, it doesn’t always happen, and before you know it, your hands are dry and scaly. These are just a couple simple things you can do to get your hands back from the throws of winter skin.
First off, you need to exfoliate. I know this sounds like the last thing you would want to do to your poor, dry, irritated hands but trust me, you need to. If you don’t get that top layer of dry skin off, no matter how much moisturizer you put on top, it WILL NOT sink in. Now, you definitely don’t want to scrub harshly. Just lightly scrub your hands, rinse with lukewarm water, and pat them dry to prep them for the next step. A couple of my favorite hand/body scrubs are JR Watkins, Giovanni or even just some coconut oil and epsom salts mixed together would do the trick.
– You want to pick a gentle lotion and apply it generously. Because you exfoliated off the top layer of skin, it will sink in beautifully. I would probably even do two layers of lotion. Some of my favorites are Nature’s Gate, Crabtree & Evelyn, Aveda, and Nourish Organic.
– Finally, I like to apply a cuticle cream/oil to my nails and cuticles to lock in the moisture even more. I love Crabtree & Evelyn and Burt’s Bees.
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Can you believe February is almost over?! One of my New Year’s Resolutions was to use up the stuff I already have so I have been going through products like crazy. Check out my latest empties in the video below!
What did you think? Love/hate any of the same products as me? Let me know in the comments below. I hope y’all are having a great weekend so far!
I love painting my nails. It’s one of my favorite ways to relax and unwind. It’s also the main reason I don’t love gel nail polish as much as everyone else, it lasts too long. I like to switch my nail color out once a week and a weekly trip to the nail salon is not in my budget.
I’m a big fan of Julep polishes but especially this one. I got this color in one of my Julep Maven Boxes and just tried it out this weekend. I absolutely LOVE it! It’s a magenta/purple/iridescent shade that is so gorgeous when the light hits it.
If you’re interested in checking out Julep nail polishes, their monthly Maven box is a really great deal. Click the link for more information!
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