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What I’m Using: Spring Skincare Edition

  Here’s a peek on what’s in my bathroom right now.  I tried to streamline this a while ago when I was using Universkin serums, but slowly some of my other serums made their way back one at a time, and I couldn’t help but leave them on my vanity because they’re that good. Universkin […]

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It Cosmetics Confidence in a Cream Collection

You may have heard that @ItCosmetics has been taking the world by storm. The company has been bought by L’Oreal which means that it’s going to be easier to get your hands on the products, and if you go to their website, you can see tons of videos on how their foundations go on and […]

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Estee Lauder Idealist Skin Refinisher

This new gem from Estee Lauder does it all – it makes your face feel silky smooth, absorbs oil throughout the day, and gives you that polished appearance that you crave – all with two pumps of Idealist Skin Refinisher. Makeup primer this is not – it doesn’t have the typical silicone formulation or feel […]

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Caudalie Purifying Mask

This one is for those of you who want the clay without the tight drying feeling that some masks can leave. The Caudalie Purifying Mask smells wonderfully herby but doesn’t go on as smoothly as some of the other masks that I’ve tried. Applying a thick layer, however, does the trick and since the mask […]

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Beautycounter Now Has Instant Eye Makeup Remover

My fav natural/gentle/mindful brand, Beautycounter, now has a bi-phase makeup remover that is completely mineral oil and paraben free but still takes all your waterproof mascara off.   It’s life-changing, especially if you throw away the cotton pads and use it like a cleansing oil. No, really, wiping your face with cotton pads and hoping […]

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Clinique Super Rescue Antioxidant Moisturizer

So Paula Begoun reports that this moisturizer really does have a high amount of antioxidants in it, and she also says that the more moisturizing the formulation of this product, the more antioxidants. Regardless, I stuck to the one for combination skin, since that’s what I need. I love this moisturizer. It doesn’t smell amazing […]

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Neutrogena Rapid Wrinkle Repair Moisturizer

Did you know that we’re getting over 12 hours of daylight now???  That means that sunscreen is more important than ever. Neutrogena’s Rapid Wrinkle Repair Moisturizer with SPF 30 definitely makes it into my top 5 daytime moisturizers because it has a touch of retinol mixed with sunscreen in it, so it improves the texture […]

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Too Cool for School Egg Cream Mask

Finding the time to do a mask can be hard sometimes, but as the whether is getting nicer, the days are getting longer, and self-care is a thing again. I got this Too Cool for School Egg Cream Sheet Mask as a present at Christmas, and I finally decided to use it. The packaging is […]

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Transformative Cleansing Oil from Rocky Mountain Soap Company

If you have oily skin, you probably can’t imagine putting more oil on top of it to clean it, but that’s exactly what Rocky Mountain Soap company wants you to do.  In fact, lots of skincare specialists recommend cleaning your skin with an oil because it’ll mix in with all the other oil and makeup […]

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In-Shower Body Lotion is Still The Best

It’s snowing outside again, so I feel lucky that these Avon Moisture Therapy In-Shower Body Lotions have come my way.  Really, the main ingredient is mineral oil which helps seal in water on damp skin.  These thick creams don’t mix with water but glide on to your skin easily.  Apply generously and then rinse off. […]

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