Got Dark Circles? I have answers…

First off…what can cause them? There are several reasons that aren’t connected to an underlying illness or disease. These include… exhaustion, lack of sleep, allergies, eye rubbing, sun exposure, stress sometimes your makeup could be irritating your skin our veins and blood vessels can give us a blue tint to our under-eye area The skin […]

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neutrogena protect + tint tinted moisturizer SPF 30

Below you will find my next installment of “foundation 2020” What exactly is a “tinted moisturizer” anyway? the short answer is they are a light foundation used to even out our complexions…not the same thing as foundation because they don’t contain the same amount of color pigments. they will often contain things like SPF or […]

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Neutrogena Bright Boost Gel Cream

I’m BACK…the flu was rough but it’s finally gone! I had a sort of New Year’s Resolution to ALWAYS post consistently 3 posts per week, even on vacation. However, I never planned on or anticipated the FLU. Anyway, enough of that! If you read my last post on Neutrogena Bright Boost Illuminating Serum…this is another […]

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Neutrogena Bright Boost Illuminating Serum

The Bright Boost line is interesting because it has been called “The Skincare Line for Millennials Made By Millennials.” Apparently, Neutrogena had several women scientists younger in age create this line for themselves and women like them who might be experiencing a change in their skin. Neutrogena wanted to provide a product that would be […]

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No7 Airbrush Away Primer

How’s your primer treating you? Do you even use a primer? prim-er –a substance used as a preparatory coat for a surface I can hear you now you don’t have time for primer. You’re a busy mom, you have to get to work and let’s not even talk about the laundry waiting on you. I […]

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Wet n Wild photo focus 3-in-1 Primer water Coconut

Primer Water…bet you might be wondering what is that? Essentially it is a “facial spray” or “face mist” and you might also be thinking that they are an unnecessary step to your beauty routine. I generally try not to advise you on unnecessary steps because I value your time immensely. I do, of course, tell […]

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Revlon photoready Candid Natural Finish Foundation

One of my goals for 2020 is to feature more foundations from the drugstore. I feel like there are SO many options that it can become overwhelming. I’m on a mission to make sure that everyone of you can find everything they need…skincare and makeup wise…in the drugstore. Sure, you can find prestige products that […]

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Neutrogena Hydro Boost Water Gel

I absolutely…CAN…NOT…believe I haven’t done a post about this yet! I’m shocked actually. How could this have fallen off my product line up? In fact, if I could go back and redo my Top Ten Favorite Product of 2019 this would be on it. Why? You ask. Because you girls NEED this in your life. […]

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equate Hyaluronic Acid Serum "say hello to hydrated skin"

Hyaluronic Acid…”what is it? ” and “what does it do?” It is a clear gooey substance that naturally occurs in our skin, connective tissues and our eyes but decreases with age. It holds water, like an insane amount of water…each molecule holds about 1,000 times its weight in water. It will help our skin hold […]

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Surviving those Winter Blues

I do not like January and February…there I said it. It’s like after the Christmas rush is over you hit a wall of….nothing. For a minute the slow down is good, and then you realize it’s cold outside and you can’t go outside. The trees are bare. The grass is dead. Sorry…I was on a […]

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