DIY Metallic French Tips

One of the hottest trends in nail is a metallic French manicure. While I'm not much for splurging on stuff I can do at home I took a trip to the Sally Beauty today to try to this myself! What You'll Need Fingernail clippers Nail file Cuticle pusher Cuticle clipper Nail buffer Base coat Nail [...]

By | 2017-05-18T13:26:49+00:00 September 17th, 2012|Beauty|0 Comments

Sample of the Day – Murad Intensive-C Radiance Peel

Today's sample of the day post is for Murad Intensive-C Radiance Peel. This peel is considered an at-home spa treatment to actively accelerate the turnover of dark, damaged cells. Per the Sephora website: "Awaken dull, tired skin with this triple-action formula that brightens, smoothes, and hydrates for a radiant glow after just one treatment. This [...]

By | 2017-05-18T13:26:50+00:00 August 28th, 2012|Beauty|0 Comments

Sample of the Day – GLO Everyday Teeth Whitening Maintenance

I received the GLO Everyday Teeth Whitening Maintenance as a Sephora beauty insider full-size sample. This is supposed to whiten teeth, promote gum health and freshen breath. It's not to be used with the GLO mouthpiece whitening system, but in conjunction with it to see better results. According to the product description: "Keep your smile white and [...]

By | 2017-05-18T13:26:51+00:00 August 20th, 2012|Beauty|0 Comments

10 Easy Ways to Save Money On Beauty Products

If you're like me, you're always looking for new products to enhance your own physical beauty - plus beauty products are just plain fun. You may also realize how expensive of a habit this can truly be! Here are 10 easy tips on saving money on beauty products: 1. Samples Many stores, like Sephora, would [...]

By | 2017-05-18T13:26:51+00:00 August 8th, 2012|Beauty, Lifehacks, Saving Money|0 Comments

Sample of the Day – St. Tropez Everyday Gradual Tan

So in conclusion to the last Sample of the Day post I left you with a cliffhanger as I was about to try a NEW self-tanner - St. Tropez Gradual Tanning Lotion. This product is a body moisturizer with a touch of self tanner for a natural-looking glow. According to the product description: "This enriched, nourishing body [...]

By | 2017-05-18T13:26:52+00:00 July 31st, 2012|Beauty|0 Comments

Sample of the Day – Dr. Dennis Gross Alpha Beta Glow Pad Self-Tanner

Moving away from the face with this sample, today's post takes a look at self-tanning pads, Dr. Dennis Gross Alpha Beta Glow Pad. Let me preface this with saying I'm no stranger to the self-tanners, but I'm a complete newb with the self-tanning pad. I've used various self-tanning lotions in the past including Clinique, Jergens [...]

By | 2017-05-18T13:26:52+00:00 July 30th, 2012|Beauty|1 Comment

Sample of the Day – Shiseido Bio-Performance Super Corrective Serum

As I mentioned in my last Sample of the Day post, I've been using the Shiseido Bio-Performance Super Corrective Serum for the last couple of days since there was more than enough in the sample tube. The verdict? Meh. I haven't noticed much of a difference. It's supposed to be an anti-aging treatment, which according [...]

By | 2017-05-18T13:26:52+00:00 July 27th, 2012|Beauty|Comments Off on Sample of the Day – Shiseido Bio-Performance Super Corrective Serum