EauMG’s Favorites August 2014

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August was a pretty good month. We celebrated our tenth year wedding anniversary. So, I’ve found a human that I can live with and it lasted a decade. I hear that is a big deal.

In other news, when I fall off the wagon, I really fall off. I ended up splurging on Amore Pacific Cushion Compact and some other cosmetics, two Helmut Lang dresses, a pair of Ted Baker boots (the lining features French… Continue reading | 10 Comments

EauMG’s 2014 July Empties

July 2014 Empties

Can you believe it’s already August? They say when you get older that time flies…this is true. These months are starting to feel so blurry.

I didn’t empty as many products in July as I did in June. That’s because I didn’t have so many half empty products around. I started on my “new old stock” which I have more of than I thought. I’m such a cosmetics hoarder.

I’m still in a no-buy until September. I’m doing really… Continue reading | 17 Comments

California Naturel Skincare Reviews

California Naturel Skincare

California Naturel is a line of natural skincare products that are naturally scented with essential oils. The brand likes to talk about what they don’t have: they’re free of parabens and sulfates.

Quick reminder of my skin type: I’m super dry. My biggest concerns are with discolorations and preventing future damage. However, this summer has been warm and I have no air conditioning, so my skin has been much more “greasy” and gross feeling than usual.

I’ve tried three items from the California Naturel’s product… Continue reading

Acure Organics Argan Oil Review

Acure Organics Argan Oil

The claims: Taken from the site – “A true skin SUPER FOOD! Incredibly rich in Vitamin E, Essential Fatty Acids, and Proteins, Argan Oil helps fight lines, repair imperfections, minimize scars + stretch marks; all while restoring texture, elasticity and tone. Lightweight and easily absorbed! This oil is often referred to as ‘liquid gold’ so get yourself some beauty bling!”

Ingredients: 100% Certified Organic Argania spinosa (Argan Oil)

The look/feel/aroma: This is a golden-hued oil. Yes, this oil has a smell that I could describe to be… Continue reading | 6 Comments