Review: Maybelline Great Lash Mascara in Royal Blue

  Trying out @maybelline #greatlashblue mascara Maybelline Great Lash Mascara is always at the top of the list of favorite mascaras by beauty magazines and beauty bloggers so I was excited to try it. I remember seeing it on my sister’s dresser when I was growing up but had never tried it until now. It’s…

Who Wore it Best? – Prom Edition

  I let my sister borrow several of my high school prom dresses for a party she was having a few years. I was in no hurry to get them back and she was happy to store them. They were such lovely dresses that I planned on keeping them so I could look back on…

Review of Almay Healthy Glow™ Makeup + Gradual Self Tan

I received two complimentary bottles of Almay Healthy Glow Makeup + Gradual Self Tan in exchange for my review. One in Light. The other Light to Medium. I used Light for this review. First of all, I am pale. My Irish roots definitely show in my skin and I am as pale as the inside…

Ipsy GlamBag Reveal August 2016 – Sugar Highness

The reveals are up so if you want a sneak peek at what you’re getting in this month’s Ipsy GlamBag, sign in and see what goodies will be arriving at your door later this month. If you’re not a subscriber yet, you should really check them out here: For only $10 a month, including free…

Ipsy Glam Bag #2 March 2016: Hello, Spring!

  Here are March’s goodies from Ipsy Glam Bag: Hello, Spring! NYX Cosmetics Liquid Suede Cream Lipstick in either Pink Lust, Soft Spoken or Kitten Heels. (I’m hoping for Kitten Heels. I’m a red lipstick kinda gal. Soft Spoken might be nice, too. Please don’t be Pink Lust! Pink and I don’t get along very…

Ipsy GlamBag March 2016: Hello, Spring!

  Here are March’s goodies from Ipsy Glam Bag: Hello, Spring! NYX Cosmetics Liquid Suede Cream Lipstick in either Pink Lust, Soft Spoken or Kitten Heels. (I’m hoping for Kitten Heels. I’m a red lipstick kinda gal.) Temptu Warm Glow Bronzer (Meh, I don’t get much out of liquid bronzers but I’m not very good…

Ipsy Glambag #2, Februrary 2016

  February 2016 Glam Bag The bag is kind of cute, no? I might be nice and give it to my 6-year-old great-niece, Bella. She’s a total girl. And Ipsy Glam Girl in training, for sure. I can’t believe there are no repeats in this bag. I usually have at least one or two of…

Ipsy Glambag, February 2016

Ooh, the tre’StiQue Baby Blush Stick in Bora Bora Coral looks nice. I really love the color and I’ve been needing more coral in my life. Looking forward to trying that. I’ve liked their eyeshadow sticks and lipsticks though they could be more moisturizing. I talked to the Tre’StQue about it on Instagram and they said that…

Ipsy Glambag November 2015 full spoilers

Here are a few of this month’s products. Get Ipsy delivered to your home every month for only $10. That includes a cosmetic bag, five beauty/hair/skincare products and free shipping. Box #1 @smashboxcosmetics full exposure mascara – Cool! @trestique Mini Matte lip crayon – I hope it’s the chile red one. The fig one would…