New in My Purse: Tata Harper Lip Treatments in Be Adored and Be Smitten (Ingredients, Swatches, & Review)

Contains Affiliate Shopping Links to Amazon.com. All Items Purchased by Me. I recently concluded that Tata Harper is not just another brand playing up the “natural” image to take advantage of consumers’ growing concern about chemicals. Tata Harper has a different, and genuine, feel to it. With Tata it’s not about […]

First Lessons of the School Year: Influenster is Legit and Kat Von D is a Vegan

Promotional Items. Affiliate Shopping Links. Yes, it’s only August 15, but I’m ready to teach my first lessons of the school year. So follow along with me, my intelligent, wise, and beautiful class. Open your textbooks open to page blah-blah-blah-blahbady-blah…. Lesson number 1: Influenster.com is legit. In a nutshell, it’s a social media, […]

Unbranded: Are These Items Even Better than the Brand Name Versions?

Puristica Dark Spot Corrector - 2 oz size - from Amazon.com

When a friend recently asked me for recommendations on a new serum, I quickly ran down in my mind the skincare brands I’ve tried, read about, and trust. Then I went to Sephora.com to refresh my mind about what all is out there.

August Means Back to School, and Back to School Means Back to Swatching! W3LL People Nudist ColorBalm No. 1 (Coral) Review and Swatches

All Items Purchased by Me. Contains Product Links to Affiliate Stores (meaning a that I could make a commission if you make a purchase).  I have a backlog of items to review and swatch because with my kids around I can’t get anything done that requires time to myself. I […]