How to Choose The Right Exfoliator

PART 2 – Building a Solid Skincare Regimen In Part 1 of Building a Solid Skincare Regimen Series, I talked about steps everyone should be taking to care for their skin.  Now, I’m going to talk about choosing the right exfoliator which is paramount if you’re going to do this properly.  Exfoliating has amazing benefits but you should be mindful about the process you choose to get the job done.  Take caution: If you’re not…

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Beauty | Benefit They’re Real Mascara Review

Benefit They’re Real mascara is among my favorites when it comes to lash enhancement.  I usually don’t go for pricey mascaras but I make an exception when it comes to Benefit.  It’s as if they got it all the way right when it comes to everything that look for in a lengthening mascara. Product Claims & Description “A jet-black mascara that lengthens, curls, volumizes, lifts, and separates lashes for a spectacular “out-to-here” look.” “This breakthrough…

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Skincare Repair: The Current State of My Skin

The Current State of My Skin As promised, I wanted to update and share the current state of my skin.  Since I’d started the Mirena, it’s reeked havoc on my skin and it’s taken a little over two months to get my skin going in the right direction again.  I’ve tried several products since December and for the majority of the time I’ve used Bliss Triple Oxygen Skincare Kit.  I haven’t been anything but frustrated…

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NARS Virtual Domination Cheek Palette + Others

A few weeks ago, I posted this photo on my Instagram with the intent to post the swatches here immediately after but time always manages to get away from this girl. But I delay no futher! Let’s talk about how I’m late getting the NARS Virtual Domination Cheek Palette as it came out this past holiday season.  Beauty lovers were clamoring for this palette and every time I went to purchase it on Sephora, it…

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Smoky Poppy – A Luxurious Experience

When I learned about  The Body Shop Smoky Poppy range, I was instantly intrigued. I’m not really a floral girl but there are certain flora that catch my attention and among them is the Poppy.    With that said, trying this range was a no-brainer and I’m glad I did because I love it.  The scent has a hint of sweet (definitely not too flowery) warmed by smoky, subtle musky undertones. It smells like all-around…

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