Birchbox January 2015 Review

Birchbox was on top of it this month. Unfortunately, I was not. I needed a few weeks to recharge after the holidays and get all my ducks in a row for the new year, so here I am, cranking this thing out at the last minute. I got the shipping notification on the 7th and my box showed up on the 9th. After a few months of it arriving later than usual, this was a nice surprise. Each month, Birchbox subscribers receive a variety of beauty samples to try for only $10. Continue Reading

Lipstick Queen Three to Captivate Review

Over the past couple of months, I have had a relatively unhealthy obsession with lip crayons. I am lazy and they are a step above tinted lip balm, but not as much upkeep as a lipstick. When I spotted the Lipstick Queen Three to Captivate set at Ulta, I immediately swatched it and then told myself I really didn’t need it. I promise I went back to Ulta way too many times after that, circling the aisles, trying to find an alternative. This set haunted me. It kept me up at night. And then I decided that $22 was worth putting my curiosity to rest. Continue Reading

Cynthia Rowley Beauty Game Face Eyeshadow Palette Review

Back in December, Birchbox had an offer for Aces (those who have accumulated 500+ points through referrals, purchases, or reviews) to receive a free Cynthia Rowley Beauty Game Face Eyeshadow Palette with a $50 purchase. I’m an Ace. I was in need of important things and about to go on vacation. The stars aligned and this offer couldn’t be passed up. I’m a palette hoarder and I need help. Continue Reading

5 Most Popular Posts in 2014

Happy New Year! It’s January 1, 2015 and I’ve officially survived my first year of blogging (or 9 months, for those of you who are counting). It has been a fun and exciting journey, and I’d first like to thank everyone for the support! Second, I thought it would be fun to compile a list of my top 5 most popular posts in 2014. Here they are: Continue Reading