Weekly Review January 14 – 20, 2018

I feel like I was finally getting back on track with getting my posts written and posted. It was a normal week for my blog with reviews, unboxings, masks, and Instagram posts. Monday 1/15 – Scinic Intensive Dual Mask – Snail Solution I am just getting into snail skincare and masks are a good way to… Continue reading Weekly Review January 14 – 20, 2018


I received the Dr. G Brightening Peeling Gel for $3.99 from #08L and #Dr.G in exchange for my honest opinion. This product comes in a sturdy plastic tube with a handy flip-top cap. I prefer flip-tops in the bathroom so I don’t need to hunt for the cap when I am done. It has an… Continue reading #DrGBrighteningPeelingGel

Target StayCay Beauty Box – January 2018

Each month Target offers 1 or more beauty boxes that are usually $7 each. Occasionally they will offer a $10 box. They also offer men’s boxes. I get my son one of those for Christmas every year. Target beauty boxes have a nice selection of samples and I get them a few times a year. You… Continue reading Target StayCay Beauty Box – January 2018

Scinic Intensive Dual Mask – Snail Solution

I bought the Scinic Intensive Dual Mask – Snail Solution  from a company I found on Instagram.  KStyles Mini Box is a great bargain and I am certain I will be buying more. I got some great masks to try it, a pair of socks, candy, tea, coffee, and samples. This is the first mask I have… Continue reading Scinic Intensive Dual Mask – Snail Solution

Winter 2018 Skincare Routine

Winter has arrived with a vengeance in Virginia. Last week temperatures did not get above the teens and wind chill factors were up to 25 below 0. Brr!! My skin is not liking the dry air and frigid temperatures at all. When you factor in how drying Tretinoin is you can imagine that changes are… Continue reading Winter 2018 Skincare Routine

After Christmas Outlet Haul

I love outlet mall shopping and Concord Mills is one of my favorite places. It has The Cosmetic Company Outlet and it is my favorite beauty products store. They have a really nice TJ Maxx too. Any bargain beauty hunter is well acquainted with TJ Maxx! I went to Concord Mills before Christmas and you can… Continue reading After Christmas Outlet Haul

A Month of Masks – December 2017

I have been trying to mask every day now that it is getting cold and dry. I did manage to mask almost every day this month. I decided to make this its own post because there are just too many masks to include it in my empties post. Regular daily use has helped to keep my skin… Continue reading A Month of Masks – December 2017

Best of Best of the Boxes in 2017

I subscribed to multiple beauty subscription services in 2017. I subscribed to Ispy, Boxycharm, Birchbox, Allure, and Beauty Beyond Borders. Beauty Beyond Borders stopped its service in February and I was very sad. It had Asian beauty samples that I enjoyed trying and I miss that. Ipsy was my first subscription and I liked it for… Continue reading Best of Best of the Boxes in 2017

Best of 5 Faves in 2017

Each month I share my top 5 favorite products for that month. These are not necessarily new items, just products I have been using a lot in that month. Some products made the list in more than 1 month. I have gone through my monthly 5 Faves and picked my 5 Faves for the entire… Continue reading Best of 5 Faves in 2017

Weekly Review December 24 – 30, 2017

This week I have found it hard to get my posts written and up. Through most of 2017, I had my posts written and ready to go weeks in advance. Ths week I have been still writing a post the day it was posted. It was pretty much a typical week for me. I am… Continue reading Weekly Review December 24 – 30, 2017