body products, skincare

Favorite Suncreens for the Body – 2017 Edition

Pola Negri

I posted my Favorite Sunscreens for the Face. I wear sunscreen every day. Saying that, I don’t wear sunscreen on my body daily because most of the year, my body is not exposed. I mostly wear sunscreens for the body in the summer or if I travel to a warmer climate. I do try to wear sunscreen on my hands every day. So, my needs and requirements are different for a body sunscreen than a daily face sunscreen.

Unlike my Favorite Sunscreens for the Face, you won’t… Continue reading | 6 Comments

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Nivea Touch of Happiness Moisturizing Body Wash Review

Nivea Touch of Happiness

Weekly Cheap Secret:

Nivea is really pushing this stuff this summer along with the “matching” body lotion. Evidently “Happiness” is a blend of orange blossom and bamboo essence. The scent is getting rave reviews, but I’m not crazy about it. I love orange blossom. If this wash did not have orange blossom in the description and had something like “orange juice” labeled on it, then maybe I could like it. I do like the formula. So, I’ll start with that first… Continue reading | 2 Comments

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Fun At The Drugstore: Nivea Lip Care- A Kiss Of Flavor Balm


I was bored out of mind the other day and remembered that I had a few drugstore items on my list. I I stumbled across the great Nivea Lip Care A Kiss Of Flavor Lip Balm. Typically, I use Smith’s Rosebud Salve or Guerlain Divinora, so maybe that is why these are really “fun” compared to my other choices. These Nivea balms are identical to the Labello Tinted and Flavored Lip Balms that I used to buy in Germany.  (The Passion Fruit Labello is Nivea Passion Fruit.) I loved… Continue reading