Make Your Own Makeup With 2-Ingredient Beauty Products

Makeup can add personality and infuse fun into any outfit, but it can sometimes be difficult to find the shades and formulas that fit your needs. Whether you're looking for your skin tone's perfect shade of foundation or a lipstick to match your new pink heels, making your own makeup allows you to create your ideal shade in the comfort of your home. Here are four easy recipes to make your own makeup Read more ...

25 Creative Uses for Olive Oil

Source: Olive Oil Excellence If you haven't yet heard about all the great benefits of olive oil, then you've probably been living under a rock. Olive oil has many advantages when it comes to cooking, but there are other creative uses for olive oil outside of the kitchen. Because of its high content of polyphenols and oleic acid, extra virgin olive oil provides more benefits than you might think! 1. Read more ...

A 4-Step Guide for the Perfect Back to School Beauty Look

While you may not miss the books or homework, a new school year is a fresh start and the perfect opportunity to change up your look! Today we're sharing how to create the perfect back to school beauty look that will help you look fabulous all day long. These 10 items are all affordable, easy to find at your local drugstore, and practically foolproof to apply. With only four easy steps, you can Read more ...

Julep Maven Unboxing Video – May 2014

This is my Julep Maven unboxing video for May 2014. The subscription box is $10 a month. Each box contains limited-run nail colors that are determined by your style profile. My profile is Classic With a Twist. IN THE BOX: Mighty - Nail and Cuticle Serum - Retail Price $28 Classic With a Twist - Maddy (raspberry sorbet shimmer) - Retail Price $14 Classic With a Twist - Madison Read more ...

POPSUGAR Must Have Unboxing Video – June 2014

Here is my POPSUGAR Must Have unboxing video for June 2014. The subscription box is $39.95 a month plus free shipping. The theme for this month's box is to get you ready for summer. IN THE BOX: Emily Giffin's novel The One & Only: Retail Price $16.52 - It’s a story of an unlikely romance and lifelong friends set against the backdrop of Texas football. Not exactly a book I’d Read more ...

Socialbliss Unboxing Video – May 2014

Here is my Style Box by Socialbliss unboxing video. Each subscription box is $39.95 for one month, but I did the three-month plan where the price per box ended up being $37. The box included a selection of trendy beauty and fashion items. IN THE BOX: The Spa Package: Not something that I see myself using, but I think it would make for a great gift. Retail Price $15 Wrist-Bliss Read more ...

Birchbox Unboxing Video – June 2014

Here is my Birchbox unboxing video. This June subscription box was $10. I was excited to get my Birchbox, which was filled with five samples. Watch my video and then read my 411 on the products below. IN THE BOX: Coola Tinted Matte SPF 30 for Face: I usually wear a tinted moisturizer so this felt a bit more dry. But I must say in hot weather this would actually be helpful since at Read more ...

Double-Duty Products that Simplify Your Summer Beauty Routine

Is your calendar set with a list of summer festivals to attend? Or maybe you have a few weddings or trips? Either way, you might want to lighten your bag load with some two-in-one beauty products. Streamline your summer beauty routine with these five double-duty bargains. 1. L’Oreal Double Extend Lash Boosting Mascara ($13): A breakthrough, double-duty wonder, this mascara pairs up a growth-boosting Read more ...