In case you didn’t know, last month I went to Budapest on a vacation. We had a great time looking at architecture and drinking wine. But, you know me. I’m obsessed with skincare (and everything else). So, of course I took the time to check out drugstores and beauty stores. I’m embarrassed to even post what I bought because I went crazy. I blame the fact that my hotel was next to a DM Drogerie (one of my favorite stores).
I’ve noticed a trend. I can go all month without buying any beauty products and then the last week, I go a little nuts. Example:
I ended up buying some NYX lip products like the Cosmic Metals Lip Cream in Extraterrestrial, an olive green with silver shimmer. I also bought a Tree Hut Shave Oil. It’s more like a gel than an oil but works very well. My favorite purchase from this Ulta order… Continue reading | 8 Comments
The theme for the April box was the “FACEts of Spring”. The focus is all on facial products to help your skin adjust to the new season. And being that the weather has changed, I do need to adjust my current skincare routine.
In this box, all of these brands and products were new-to-me.
Here’s what was in the box – SPOILER:
The Lipstick League – Week of 3.14.16
Question of the Week: What lip balm(s) do you reach for when your lips are in dire need of moisture/hydration?
EauMG’s Answer: I’m so boring because my absolute favorite lip treatment in the world is classic Aquaphor. It’s cheap and it works. I’ve also been digging Hurraw! and have a few of those handy. I like those because they are a stick (easier for travel) and I love their flavors.
I was supposed to take it easy this month but the February blahs are real, ya’ll. And I ended up engaging in more retail therapy than I probably should have. I bought cheaper products in fun, colorful shades as a pick-me-up.
I started the month going to Ulta because I wanted the new Lip Lingeries and Strobbing Kit by NYX. They were sold out and I went all the way out there, so I couldn’t leave emptied handed. I ended up buying some