I went on a day vacation in upstate New York and spent $50 at a drugstore because they had all the stuff that is always sold out in NYC, like that new L’Oreal Lash Paradise mascara and the chrome shadows. That Lash Paradise Mascara is amazing! It makes me look like I have lashes (and I pretty much don’t in real life). I ran out of cleanser so I bought La Roche-Posay Hydrating Cleanser, which I really like (no fragrance, low… Continue reading | 8 Comments
May is my birthday month and I completed my first year of grad school in May. I give myself a “free pass” to buy whatever. Now I’m trying to remember what I bought. Oh, yeah. I bought Maison Francis Kurkdjian Amyris Femme Body Oil. I’m really happy with this purchase. It smells a lot like the perfume. I bought a mask from Too Cool for School just for its name: Fresh Gore. I bought Juvia’s Place Blush Palette II. I wore it every… Continue reading | 14 Comments
Well, September is over. It was a busy month for me filled with getting back into the school groove and a trip to Mexico.
I was really bad and bought a ton of Korean skincare this month (image at the end of post). This was my reaction to stress. I also ran out of some of Garden of Wisdom products and made an order. Their website is confusing but the products that I’ve bought have been great (cleansers, serums and hyrdosols)… Continue reading | 11 Comments
The Lipstick League – Week of 8.31.15
Question of the Week: How do you remove your makeup? Traditional makeup removers, cleansing oils, balms, towelettes, natural oils or…?
EauMG’s Answer: I’ve yet to find an eye makeup remover that I love. I ended up mixing olive oil with aloe vera and it’s OK and works for removing stubborn, long-wearing lip colors too. I find that mascara is always difficult for me to remove, even with oil-based products and non-waterproof mascara. Why??? If I’m wearing a lot