I’ve been wearing Bare Minerals foundation for years and I love it. But lately I’ve just been in one of those moods for change. My hair, my makeup, my clothes – something, everything! I wanted something with maybe a little more coverage, something that would show up better in photos – just… something! Spring Cleaning … Continue reading
When I started this blog, my intent was to conduct “playful” research into a variety of makeup, skincare and haircare products. I was thinking more of trial and error research with products I buy, not like term-paper research where I feel forced to sit down and spew out a 1000 word essay on why I … Continue reading
The National Rosacea Society (NRS) has designated April as Rosacea Awareness Month to educate the public about the chronic disorder estimated to affect 16 million Americans. According to the NRS, rosacea is, “a chronic and potentially life-disrupting disorder primarily of the facial skin, often characterized by flare-ups and remissions.” My experience with rosacea has included … Continue reading
I had to perform one of my least favorite tasks today – returning products I bought that just didn’t live up to my expectations. I really wanted to like them, I really tried to like them, but I just couldn’t bring myself to actually like them.
Allow me to share a snippet of conversation occurring this past weekend while sampling some under eye concealers at Ulta: Me: “Do you think this one makes me look less tired?” N: “Uh, not really.” Me: “Damn, maybe I didn’t use enough.” N: “How much did you use?” Me: “I dunno, I guess not enough … Continue reading