T-minus two days until my new husband and I fly off to the land of the tropics, where the food, drinks, sand and sun are unlimited. Do you hate me right now? Because I would totally hate me if I wasn’t going on vacation in two days. Vacation braggers are the WORST. So I’ll stop. … More Beauty Prep for My Honeymoon
A couple posts back I vaguely mentioned my experience with lash extensions that stemmed from a bad case of “wedding brain.” Wedding Brain = all brain power solely devoted to your wedding planning/day/projects. Side effects include every third word out of your mouth being “wedding,” feeling totally spaced out, drowning out everyone who speaks to … More My Experience With Eyelash Extensions
I did not quite meet my goal this month of scaling back on my beauty purchases per se, but compared to other months, my finds were relatively small and inexpensive, and were only things I [kinda-sorta] needed. Here are some recent things I picked up and my initial impressions on ’em: Garnier Whole Blends Coconut … More Recent Beauty Purchases & My First Impressions
I wanted to do a quick post on a cleanser that I’ve been testing out and have really been enjoying. You know I’ve been quite fond of the Trisan Antibacterial Cleanser for some time now, since I believe it helped my acne-prone skin; read about that here. But since I’m on a quest to use … More A Purifying Face Cleanser I’ve Been Loving
My recent purge of makeup, influenced by listening to the audiobook The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up (highly recommend) has left me with only a few mascara tubes, and honestly, they’re really letting me down. (I’m lol-ing as I type this because that was just such a eye-rolling statement – but, hey, this is a … More Current Mascara Woes
Fair skinned and hairy? Welcome to the [not-so-fun] club. I’m going to try to avoid making this post too TMI, while being totally honest – so it will likely be a little TMI, apologies! Let me start by saying that I would be completely happy if the only hair on my body was on my … More DIY Laser Hair Removal – Does it work?
I remember the day I discovered self tanners like it was yesterday. I was 15-years-old, and my mom and I had paid a visit to our local Zellers (RIP) one gloomy afternoon during March Break of grade 10. As per usual, I was browsing the beauty and skincare aisles, when a new display caught my … More Self Tanners … the Good, the Bad, the Orange