It was one of those months where I needed to replenish boring things. I repurchased some The Ordinary for this household and some French pharmacy skincare basics from Beautyhabit (they had an amazing GWP). I also bought MAC Gentle Makeup Remover. For the rest of the month I did pretty good at controlling my impulses. But, then one Saturday shopping day after a much needed haircut, I felt like treating myself. I picked up a couple Innisfree items (repurchases) and some… Continue reading | 6 Comments
So, what did I buy this month? I ran out of concealer so I picked up some from MAC. Other than that, I tried to go back to “Low Buy” after my Hungary haul. I also ended up re-ordering some things from The Ordinary. I was doing good and then had a splurge on the last weekend on the month buying an Ormonde Jayne travel set, Mugler Angel Muse and a La Prairie toner. Oh, well.
Here’s my empties for September. Get cozy… Continue reading | 8 Comments
Sasē Skincare by Fiafini is a line that focuses on “half the steps, twice the results” with multi-purpose skincare products. Overall, the line is highly simplified and currently contains 2 products that are supposed to the job of 7 products.
I’m the weirdo that actually enjoys having an extensive, exhaustive multi-step routine. However, I don’t really think it makes much of a difference. An effective skincare routine really doesn’t need 15 steps!
Claims: “Hydra-Purifying Cleanser 3-in-1 is a multi-tasking skincare solution that delivers the
The Lipstick League – week of 7.11.16
Question of the Week: Name the last free beauty sample you received that ultimately led to the purchase of a full-size product.
EauMG’s Answer: This is when my Empties come in handy! I ended up buying Nature Republic Ginseng Royal Silk Watery Cream after using a teeny tiny sample because I liked the weird texture. What about you?
Clumps of Mascara – Who knew it could be possible to be THIS obsessed… Continue reading
Steamcream is a multi-purpose British (and Japanese) skin cream that I’ve wanted to try for years. Now I will admit my shallowness – I’ve always wanted to try the brand because of their cute packaging. Who doesn’t love cute packaging? They have every “art” tin that you could imagine. Pictured above is the Purpure design, which is perfect for a rose fiend like me.
This winter my skin has been so dry. I’m out in the elements more than ever and this is killing… Continue reading | 5 Comments