Skincare Saturday – @pixibeauty Glow Mud Mask

Although most have moved on to the most recent @pixibeauty PR package (which is amazing, by the way, so I totally understand why), I am still using and loving products from the last one! Masks were the feature and it included this Glow Mud Mask ($22 for 1.52 ounces on their website). What it claims: πŸ”˜ Stimulate, clarify, and brighten skin with this revitalizing mask πŸ”˜ The mineral-rich treatment absorbs oil, draws out impurities πŸ”˜ Fights breakouts while giving an energizing boost to the complexion πŸ”˜ Kaolin & sea salt purify while ginseng & aloe vera balance πŸ”˜ Glow Mud … Continue reading Skincare Saturday – @pixibeauty Glow Mud Mask

Friday Favorite: @wetnwildbeauty MegaGlo Loose Highlighting Powder in I’m So Lit

What do I love more than an all over, blinding body glow?! An all over, blinding body glow that’s very affordable and the @wetnwildbeauty MegaGlo Loose Highlighting Powder in I’m So Lit ($6.99 for .28 ounces at @walgreens) is a perfect example of that! What it claims: πŸ”˜ Micro-fine pearl pigments combine to boost skin glow for a targeted multi-colored highlight πŸ”˜ Provides high impact color in long-lasting shades πŸ”˜ Cruelty, fragrance and paraben-free πŸ”˜ Vegan πŸ”˜ Available in four (4) shades on their website My experience: πŸ‘πŸ» Considering this product is so affordable, I wasn’t expecting much. However, I … Continue reading Friday Favorite: @wetnwildbeauty MegaGlo Loose Highlighting Powder in I’m So Lit

Thursday Thoughts – @chanel Le Volume de Chanel

When I went to purchase yet another color in my favorite @chanel.beauty liquid lipstick, I was gifted a sample of their Le Volume de Chanel in 10 Noir ($32 at @macys). Mascara is near the top of my beauty must-haves, so I couldn’t wait to test it out! What it claims: πŸ”˜ High-precision mascara achieves instant volume and intensely lush colour in a single stroke πŸ”˜ Innovative formula expands, plumping lashes to their fullest πŸ”˜ Exclusive new ‘Snowflakes’ brush combines long and short bristles to deliver an extreme, eye-opening effect My experience: πŸ‘πŸ» As you can tell from the second … Continue reading Thursday Thoughts – @chanel Le Volume de Chanel

What’s Empty Wednesday

πŸ”˜ @treehut Moisturizing Shave Oil – While I really enjoyed the product itself, I disliked the scent. I recall seeing it available in another scent, so I may pick that up to replace this one. βœ… πŸ”˜ @soldejaneiro Brazilian 4 Play Moisturizing Shower Cream-Gel – This is one of my absolute favorite shower gels. It lives up to the claim of being moisturizing and smells spectacular. It’s a bit pricey though, so I only pick it up during a sale. βœ… πŸ”˜ @drunkelephant Protini Polypeptide Cream – I received this as a @sephora birthday gift and wasn’t impressed. Partly because … Continue reading What’s Empty Wednesday

Tutorial Tuesday – Long-Lasting Base Makeup Application

It has taken me a long time to get a makeup routine down that looks good from sun up to sunset. Now, this may change as my skin changes with the seasons, but, as of right now, these are the steps I do to ensure a flawless base for my longest days! A few things to note: πŸ”˜ I’m no video expert, so I apologize for the poor lighting and quality. πŸ”˜ I am using the Silicone Infused @thesupersponge (review coming Sunday) to blend out what was clearly too much foundation. I decided to keep that clip in the video … Continue reading Tutorial Tuesday – Long-Lasting Base Makeup Application

Moisturizer Monday – Sorella Apothecary Daily Greens Moisturizer

Nothing makes my makeup look worse than dry patches, so a very good moisturizer has become one of my skin prep essentials. Although I have several I really enjoy, I’m always keeping my eye out for my holy grail. So, when @nikirobisonbrows gifted me the @sorellaapothecary Daily Greens Moisturizer ($64 for 2 ounces on their website), I couldn’t wait to try it out! What it claims: πŸ”˜ Maintains moisture levels while reducing excess sebum πŸ”˜ Eliminates excess oil while adding essential nutrients, leaving matte, shine-free finish πŸ”˜ Soothes irritates and inflamed acne lesions πŸ”˜ Leaves skin appearing more even Paraben, … Continue reading Moisturizer Monday – Sorella Apothecary Daily Greens Moisturizer

Skincare Sunday – @pixibeauty Glow Collection PR Package

Thank you so very much, yet again, to @pixibeauty for sending me this amazing PR package filled with a selection of their Glow Collection skincare goodies and trusting me with representing their brand! Reviews on the contents will be coming soon! What’s included (all items can be found on http://www.pixibeauty.com): πŸ”˜ Glow Tonic Cleansing Gel ($18 for 4.57 ounces) πŸ”˜ Glow Tonic Exfoliating Toner ($15 for 3.4 ounces) πŸ”˜ Glow Tonic Exfoliating Radiance Serum ($24 for 1.01 ounces) πŸ”˜ pHenomenal Gel Neutralizing Moisturizer ($24 for 1.7 ounces) πŸ”˜ On-the-Glow Multi-Use Moisture Stick ($18 for .67 ounces) Each and every one … Continue reading Skincare Sunday – @pixibeauty Glow Collection PR Package