Derma•e Essentials Collection Radiant Glow Face Oil and Nourishing Rose Cleansing Oil – Review & Ingredients

Derma•e is a mainstay in my skincare arsenal.  I have purchased more Derma•e items than I can count, especially the Vitamin A toner and cleanser.  These are marked with a red icon (“Anti-Wrinkle” collection) and contain the all-important vitamin A / retinol, and natural acids. But my favorite group now […]

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, […]

Derma e Purifying Line: Review after 3 Weeks’ Use of Purifying Gel Cleanser, Charcoal Mask, Makeup Remover, and Youth Serum

Contains Affiliate Links. Contains Promotional Items. I’ve written many posts about Derma e skincare and how well their products work as replacements for pricier products. I’ve been using the  for quite a while now, and gradually I’ve started trying other products. In the meantime I’ve noticed the popularity of the brand […]

10 Days of Drear: Part 1

Contains Affiliate Links. Contains Promotional Items. 10 Brights for 10 Days of Yucky Weather When the weather forecast shows thunderstorms every day into the next week, I am more bummed than shocked. I predicted this summer would be a repeat of 2011 and I’m not far off track so far. With […]

Laura Geller Cheek Colors featuring Blush-N-Brighten in Tropic Hues and Baked Gelato Vivid Swirl Blush in Cantaloupe: Review, Swatches, and Photos

I remember what initially drew me to Laura Geller Beauty. It was her, Laura Geller, and her smile.