Category Archives: Questions

Have You Tried Bare Escentuals Makeup?

I get asked a lot about Bare Escentuals.  I think it’s because this San Francisco-based company has been around for a while and there’s a lot of marketing around it. I myself have not had great experience with it.  You … Continue reading

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Self Tanning Tips

Hey all you cool cats and kittens, sometimes I like to use self-tanner and if you’re like me, there’s never been a better time to perfect your home application technique. I’ve picked up a lot of tips along the way. … Continue reading

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How Can I Make Makeup Last Longer

This is an easy question to answer, and I think that people have heard the answer, but they’re not sure whether to believe it. How can you make your makeup last longer? Just use a primer! How can a primer … Continue reading

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Clinique vs. Dermalogica

Here is a question that I received from a reader: “I’m always asking my friends, what their skin care routine and products are and in all of my asking/research i find there is a big debate of Clinique versus. Dermalogica. … Continue reading

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Do Eye Creams Work?

One of the questions that I always get is whether or not eye creams work. The short answer is: maybe. So far, there is no proven ingredient that can really lessen bags or dark circles, and the only things that … Continue reading

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All About Me

Here’s a little bit about me.  Maybe you’re a longtime reader so you already knew about this stuff, but if you’re new, here’s who I am. 1.What is the story behind the name of your blog? Well – I live … Continue reading

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Benefit High Beam – Worth the Hype?

I got this reader question this weekend: I know you like Benefit products, and I’ve read a lot about their “High Beam” highlighter in magazines, but I can’t decide if it’s worth the price — do you know if it … Continue reading

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Reader Question: Molton Brown Products

I got the following email from Mr. C: Where can we buy Molton Brown Hand washes in the Toronto Area? I don’t want to buy on-line because my wife has scent allergies, so we need to test them before purchase. … Continue reading

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Grapefruit Lotion

This week I had a question via email from C, who wrote: I was wondering if you could recommend a good grapefruit scented line of body care that might be available to buy online. C, you could order the Grapefruit … Continue reading

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Foam Self-Tanners – What Gives?

It’s not even July and we’ve already tried a gamut of self-tanning lotions.  We tried a few with shimmer this spring, but unless you’re in a major hurry, your best bet is going with a lotion that works gradually.  You’ll … Continue reading

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