This week at Rite Aid, NYC Cosmetics are 40% off, so I used that as a great excuse for a mini haul. I got 3 eyeliners (.59 cents each!) and this High Definition mascara for around $2.79- how can you beat that?! ...more
How long has it been since you have had a great shopping experience? I mean a truly great experience. One that left you saying "Hey that was awesome! I think I'll come back here for sure!" Think about it....more
Don't you just love it when you find a product that works great and then they discontinue it? For example you find a great foundation, makes your skin look amazing, feel great, and it WORKS only for the company to discontinue it. Eventually they will come out with some thing better, but better is not always as good as the original. The same can definatley be said of moisturizers, lip sticks, or contact lenses....more
I used to shun feminine clothing, beauty cosmetics, and hairstyle trends, but something happened to my brain from the time I grabbed my college degree to when I stepped into the workforce. However, paying my way through life helps restrain my urge to splurge. Instead, I stayed within my holiday spending budget and bought gifts for others as originally planned.Here are several items I stopped myself from purchasing:...more
This week the cosmetics industry (Lancome and Mabelline) got their hand smacked. For a practice that has run amuck lately: airbrushing. It's been done probably since the first cosmetic ad, since Max Factor pencilled in ridiculously high arches on Joan Crawford. As a society, it seems we've grown weary of this. How else does one explain the seemingly endless tabloid covers highlighting celebrity cellulite?...more
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I have been promising myself for a while now that I am going to start paying attention to me again. While I love my family life and tolerate my work life, I have not been doing the things that I like to do for me....more
If all nail polishes were created equal, then choosing the perfect polish would be a piece of cake. You'd simply choose the color you like best, and bam! Your fingertips become fabulous.
But we know that all nail polishes are not the same, and this is especially true when it comes to quick dry polishes. I mean, think about it -- if they all worked as well as the slower-drying versions, that would be the only thing we'd use, right?
The latest, in case you haven't already heard, is that later this month, Walmart is launch the 'geoGirl' line of cosmetics, aimed at 8- to 12-year-olds. Now, I'm not wild about make-up for that age group, anyway, but here's where Walmart is willing to go that extra mile to make sure I end up completely ashamed to be American: The geoGirl line includes products noted for their anti-aging properties!
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We asked 15 bloggers how PAM Cooking Spray helps them spend less time in the kitchen, and more time eating and celebrating with loved ones. Read their tips, tricks and recipes for great holiday cooking with PAM Cooking Spray, and enter to win a $100 Visa gift card. Read more