Reviewed: Dessange Paris California Blonde Brass Color Correcting Crème

I come from a family of blondes, and I’ve always been a blonde.  My natural hair color has gotten darker as I’ve gotten older, so I started getting highlights a few years ago.  The problem with highlights, of course, is that coloring your hair makes it weaker, and susceptible to damage from factors like sun […]

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May Beauty Buys

MAC Mineralize Volcanic Ash Exfoliator – Exfoliating is the key to healthy, glowing skin.  I fell in love with this scrub after my cousin let me try hers, and it is definitely worth the $30 price tag! MAC ‘Girl About Town’ Lipstick – This is a classic MAC shade, but I’d never tried it before.  I was […]

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Reviewed: Kiehl’s Turmeric & Cranberry Seed Energizing Radiance Masque

My skin used to be my Mount Everest: it was awful, and my misguided response was to straight-up murder my skin with mud masks, acne washes, and basically anything that would strip my skin.  Needless to say, it did not work, and definitely made it worse and slowed the healing process.  Now I know my skin, and […]

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20 Beauty Questions

So we all know that I love my beauty products and I write about them all the time.  But I’ve never done anything like this before!  The lovely Ryane of Ryane Zamora Beauty nominated me, so here goes! 1. Do you remember your first makeup item?  My aunt got me glow-in-the-dark orange sparkly nail polish that I was […]

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British Beauty Buys

I’m always down to try new products, so when I went to London last weekend, I set aside some money to buy some makeup that is famous across the pond.  My beloved Eve Lom cleanser is British-born, and I love Butter’s nail polishes, so I did a little research and chose a few products from […]

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October Beauty Buys

I have been discovering some amazing new products.  Now that my face has been clearing up, I feel like I have so much freedom.  I can experiment with new looks, or I can wear less makeup and show off my bare face.  I am so happy.  So many people have told me that my skin […]

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Face Focus: Eve Lom

I’ve written before about how I have been at war with my skin for years now.  Honestly, anyone who laughs, shouldn’t.  How you feel about your outsides can really affect your insides, and vice versa.  When my skin looks bad, I feel bad.  When I stress out, my skin responds in a most inflammatory way. […]

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