I have been loving rose gold in everything from jewelry to hair (yes, hair!) Pink tones added to just about anything make me smile. So rose gold eyeshadows hold a special place in my heart. This past holiday I received the beautiful Tarte Greatest Glitz Collector’s set, which you might have guessed, is in a beautiful rose gold and sequined box!
This stunning reusable box opens up to reveal a gigantic mirror and three separate palettes. The bottom drawer opens up all the way (with a little tugging,) to reveal a mini LipSurgence in the color Flashy and their best selling Lights, Camera, Lashes mascara.
There are so many fun new goodies I have to share with you all. However, I like to test drive products multiple ways before sharing my final verdict on them. In the meantime I thought I’d give a sneak peek (◊at the end◊) while reviewing some fun not-so-new goodies.
I’m sure every makeup lover out there will agree that Urban Decay makes great products. The 24/7 Waterproof Liquid Eyeliner is nothing short of fantastic. I got the shades Bobby Dazzle and Revolver on super sale at Ulta a couple months back and have been loving them since. First off, can we take a moment to appreciate the fine tip?
This Wednesday I’m going to chat about my favorite pink packaged beauty subscription… Ipsy! It’s near the end of the month and May Glam Bags will be on their way shortly. If you’re unfamiliar with Ipsy you can read more about this beauty subscription in my last review here.
April’s theme was Dreamers, and funny enough I didn’t get a picture of the fun pink bubble wrapping. As always, your beauty goods come with a bonus “glam” bag, which this month was a tie-dye motif. Not my favorite, but still useful to have. This is going to look like a very blue Pink post… but it’s the thought that counts right?!
If you didn’t notice by now, I am completely obsessed with Target Beauty Boxes. They are always affordable and jam packed with a great mix of useable, trendy, and new finds. So I thought, why not start my new YouTube channel off right, with none other than the Target Box?! If you’d like to watch the unboxing, I included the video below my review!
This months theme was Hello, Sunshine! Continue reading
I’ve been meaning to post this for weeks now, but I keep discovering more and more about this product. As you may have seen Tarte released a new Double Duty Beauty line with lipsticks, eye shadows, foundations and more. I mentioned in my Sneak Peek post I recently decided to try out the new Empowered Hybrid Gel Foundation since it was recommended for dry skin types. Want to know if this is worth it or totally hyped up? Keep reading to find out more about my experience! Or skip to the bottom (it’s a wordy post)… I included a video review!
When a new foundation comes out there’s always a lot of hype that builds it up as the next biggest, life changing formula there is. Magical properties and exquisite transformations are promised by new scientific discoveries on how to make your makeup not look like makeup. Innovative ingredients promise to make your skin look flawless and provide additional beauty benefits as well. But do they really work? Are they worth the hype?
Tarte Double Duty Beauty Empowered Hybrid Gel Foundation Continue reading
It’s Wednesday already? How time flies! Since it’s the first Wednesday of the month I’m going to share my tiny pig calendar with you all for the month of April. If you’re new to my Wednesday series here’s a quick recap… I wanted to draw inspiration from the Mean Girls quote “on Wednesdays we wear pink,” and thought it would be fun to do a post specifically centered around one of my favorite colors, pink! Henceforth this series was born, featuring anything from beauty to fashion to any other pink related randomness. If you’d like to join in feel free to let me know and I’ll link your post in mine 🙂
Time to relax!
Yes I’m taking life lessons from a very small pig. We all should pencil in some relaxation time into our calendars. Whether that time is spent reading a book, playing with your makeup, or catching up on your favorite show, you simply must make time for it! That may sound like I’m promoting laziness but really I’m encouraging mental health time. It is important for your mind to just unwind everyday, especially when so much is being thrown at you. So don’t feel guilty or lazy! Take some time for yourself and just relax!
Hope you enjoyed tiny pig of the month! You can read more about the calendar in my last post and how it supports the Susan G. Komen foundation!
What do you do to relax?
Just as a heads-up…I will be away the rest of the week so I probably won’t post until next week. I have a very informative review of Tarte’s new Double Duty Beauty Empowered Hybrid Gel Foundation all planned out for you beauties! Stay tuned XOXO