Swedish Department Store Opens Pandora’s Box with “Normal Sized” Mannequins – We Think It’s Awesome

This past week you all have probably heard about the "normal" size models Åhléns department store put up. First, it is in Åhléns Malmö and not in H&M like many news channels are saying. Second, everyone in the world has made it a huge deal except Sweden. And third, this is REAL and not a hoax. ...more
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Gorgeous Color, Gorgeous Skin: Mary Kay

When I used Mary Kay's Lash Primer, I was so pleased with the results. It was like 2 coats of mascara but without all the clumping that often comes with a second coat. The primer also strengthens and helps condition lashes. Score!...more

Not your momma's Mary Kay

Mary Kay© NouriShine Plus Lip Gloss - If I had to choose an absolute favorite take-on-a-deserted-island lip product, this would be it. I was shocked. I usually hate those foam applicators. This time I wasn’t bothered at all. It works perfectly with this formula....more

Mary Kay Review & Gift Basket Giveaway!

My favorite items in the whole set were the Mary Kay NouriShine Plus™ Lip Gloss (it doesn't dry out your lips!) and the TimeWise Microdermabrasion Set....more

Mary Kay, Oh My!

The Refine is the exfoliator, and I find it to be very exfoliating and one of the best I've tried. It does an amazing job and instantly smooths my skin. The Replenish is meant to be used afterward. It has a serum-like consistency and I noticed that in the morning, my face definitely looked brighter. Love this stuff!...more

My First Experience With Mary Kay Cosmetics, Plus a Chance To Win a Mary Kay Gift Basket

Usually lash primers are a milky white color, but this one is clear. It goes on so smoothly that I didn’t expect anything from it. But I was wrong. Even though it looks like nothing extra is going on your lashes, don’t be fooled. The magic happens once you apply your mascara on top. It gives my lashes really nice length and volume, especially my bottom lashes....more

The “New” Mary Kay

The Refine step uses the key exfoliating ingredients which are used by dermatologists. I really felt as though I were getting a professional dermabrasion treatment....more

My Skin Care Routine

Cetaphil products are recommended by more dermatologists than any other brand. I've been using Cetaphil products since I was in high school. Cetaphil® Gentle Skin Cleanser was the first of the product line I started using. Now years later, I keep a large bottle of Cetaphil® Gentle Skin Cleanser in my shower....more

Weathering Winter With Cetaphil (+ A $100 Visa Gift Card Giveaway!)

I have polycystic ovary syndrome, also known as PCOS. Or to those of us suffering with it “THE BANE OF OUR EXISTANCE.” Because not only does it hinder your ability to have a baby, it also wreaks havoc on your skin. It’s a fun ailment, that one. Or not....more

Review: Cetaphil Brand Cleanser & Moisturizer

I've written before that I have extremely sensitive skin. In fact, even most products marketed for sensitive skin have ingredients that irritate my skin. To add to my problems, I also have a lot of allergies. If any products contain certain plant or nut extracts, I might have an allergic reaction. The same goes for anything containing soy or coconut. I was happy to accept the opportunity from Blogher and Cetaphil brand to try a few products that might be gentle enough for my tricky skin....more