The Lipstick League – Week of 2.2.15

Clara Bow

The Lipstick League – Week of 2.2.15

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Question of the Week: How much time do you spend on your skincare regimen each day?

EauMG’s Answer: Each day? I’ve never bothered to time that. I do weekly treatments so this number would vary by day. On average

My Hong Kong Haul 2015

Hong Kong

I got back from Hong Kong last week. We had a great time in that great city. I could go on and on about the trip but for the sake of time, I’m going to focus only on my beauty impressions and purchases.

Before visiting Hong Kong, I did some online research, trying to find stores I’d like to visit that carried skincare. To my surprise, there wasn’t too much available for English speakers, especially Americans. After visiting, I totally get why. Every other store in Hong Kong… Continue reading | 18 Comments

EauMG’s Favorite Makeup & Beauty Products of 2014

Last year I posted my first every “Favorite of the Year” makeup and beauty product round-up (thanks The Non-Blonde for inspiring me). Now that 2014 is over, it’s time for me to share my favorite beauty products of the year.

 I’m a perfume blogger that is overwhelmed by new perfume launches; I can’t keep up with makeup launches too. This post isn’t about “Best New Products of 2014″. It’s a post about “new to me” products of 2014 that I fell in love with (and in a few cases, fell back in love… Continue reading | 11 Comments

Palmer’s Skin Therapy Cocoa Face Oil Review

Palmer's Skin Therapy Oil

After reading some positive reviews online, I purchased Palmer’s Skin Therapy Oil for the face. Palmer’s is one of those budget brands that helped to keep my skin looking good when I was broke. My skin has always responded nicely to cocoa butter and various natural oils. When I wasn’t using something like apricot kernel oil, I was using Palmer’s. This line has been good to me.

This Skin Therapy oil is a newer edition to the line. It’s a mix of oils and retinol… Continue reading | 9 Comments

The Lipstick League – Week of 10/13/2014

Lizbeth Scott

The Lipstick League – week of 10.13.14

Question of the Week: Now that the weather is getting cooler in the Northern hemisphere, what product do you rely on to keep your skin soft and moisturized?

EauMG’s Answer: So far I haven’t had to switch to my winter routine as the weather has been really mild. In the past I’ve used CeraVé as my body moisturizer. I scrub my lips with a sugar scrub and then wear lots of Aquaphor to