February is always my least favorite month of the year. It coincides with my “over it” feelings that I usually get during winter. I have to keep telling myself that once February is over that winter has no other choice than to get out. It’s no longer welcome. Historically February is never an “easy” month for me. We try to not make any life-changing decisions during that month because it’s usually some response to SAD. I’m pretty sure that I… Continue reading | 29 Comments
The Lipstick League – Week of 2.2.15
If you haven’t entered our Black Phoenix Alchemy Lab perfume oil giveaway yet, there’s still time! Click here for a chance to win 12 BPAL fragrances personally selected by members of The Lipstick League ($235 value).
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
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
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
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.