Beauty Reviews: March 2018

Dr Brandt Skincare Hydro Biotic Recovery Sleeping Mask Laneige Water Sleeping Mask Laneige Lip Sleeping Mask Luxy Lash in #Bae Duo Eyelash Adhesive in Dark Glow Recipe Watermelon Glow Sleeping Mask Peace Out Acne Healing Dots

For my trip to Amsterdam & London, I wanted to try out some leave-on masks that I could apply and leave on during the long flight so my skin would not look so dehydrated upon arrival. ¬†I may have gotten a little carried away with my ordering but that’s where you all get the benefit! ūüėú¬† For the products that offered a travel or mini size, I like to go that route before committing to the full purchase. ¬†Check out which products I loved by clicking the “Continue Reading” button below:

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Beauty Reviews: November 2017

Volition Beauty Turmeric Brightening Polish Volition Beauty Detoxifying Silt Gelee Mask Volition Beauty Oceanene Youth-Boost Gell Volition Beauty Oil-Control Mattifying Mist Kate Somerville ExfoliKate Cleanser Foaming Wash Origins Clear Improvement Active Charcoal Exfoliating Cleansing Powder to Clear Pores Origins Clear Improvement Active Charcoal Mask to Clear Pores Huda Beauty Desert Dusk Eyeshadow Palette

Last month I had tried out the eye gel from brand new line Volition Beauty and absolutely fell in love with not only the product but also with the company’s philosophy. ¬†They call upon all their customers to become their next product innovators by encouraging wannabe beauty product designers like myself to submit their ideas for what they would like to see created. ¬†Thousands of people vote and the best ideas get created in their labs. ¬†Genius! ¬†Why try to guess what your customers want? ¬†Just ask them to create the products of their dreams! ¬†Each product comes with the story of their innovator adding a great personal touch of inspiration. My fascination with this company sent me on a buying frenzy at Sephora as I wanted to try all of their products. ¬†With lots of excitement, here are my reviews of the Volition Beauty products (and a few others): ¬†(click “Continue Reading” button below to see the beauty product reviews)

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Beauty Reviews: October 2017

Clinique Pep-Start 2-in-1 Exfoliating Cleanser Peter Thomas Roth Cucumber Gel Mask Kevyn Aucoin The Exotique Diamond Eye Gloss Volition Beauty Helix AM/PM Eye Gel Kiehl's Ultra Facial Overnight Hydrating Masque Kiehl's Midnight Recovery Eye Cream Clinique Pep-Start Hydroblur Moisturizer Clinique Pep-Start Eye Cream

After doing 12 months worth of “Beauty Obsession” posts, I realized that in almost every post, I had come across a product or two that fell a little short. This month I decided to change the title of my monthly beauty posts to “Beauty Reviews” since it felt more apropos. So, here are the beauty products I tested and reviewed for October: ¬†(click “Continue Reading” button below to read the product reviews)

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Beauty Obsessions: August 2017 – Drugstore Edition

Nuxe Reve de Miel Lip Balm Aveeno Daily Moisturizing Lotion St. Ives Nourished & Smooth Oatmeal Scrub & Mask It's a 10 Miracle Leave-In Product Neutrogena Rapid Clear Stubborn Acne Spot Gel Neutrogena Oil-Free Moisture Combination Skin Neutrogena Pore Refining Toner Aveeno Ultra-Calming Makeup Removing Wipes

For this month’s beauty obsessions, I wanted to share all of my favorite drugstore products. ¬† I have gone through a lot of trial & error with drugstore products to extract my go-to gems. ¬†While there are many lower priced products that fall short of expectations or even cause skin irritations in my case, there are quite a few that works wonders! ¬†Here are some of the drugstore beauty products that I can’t live without: (click Continue Reading button below)

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Beauty Obsessions: March 2017

Dior Gel Shine Dior Vernis Gel Shine and Long Wear Nail Lacquer in Incognito 257 Deborah Lippmann Gel Lab Pro Poliish in Sea of Love ColourPop Super Shock Shadow in Girly Deborah Lippmann Gel Lab Pro Base Coat and Top Coat Set Givenchy Rouge Interdit Vinyl Color Enhancing Lipstick in Beige Indecent Bumble and Bumble Full Potential Hair Preserving Shampoo Givenchy Rouge Interdit Vinyl Color Enhancing Lipstick in Noir Revelateur

It’s time to prep yourself for spring with some new beauty products! ¬†While it is generally good practice to do your spring cleaning BEFORE restocking, it’s easier said than done. ¬†No cleaning out for me yet. ¬†Instead, I’ve added a few new exciting gems to my beauty collection this month that I can’t wait to share! ¬†Here are this month’s beauty obsessions (click the underlined product names in the post to buy):

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