Summer Favorites Safety Kit Giveaway

Summer Favorites Safety Kit Giveaway

Summer Favorites Safety Kit Giveaway

 

I haven’t done a giveaway for a while, so here it is. Because summer is already here and it’s actually very hot here, I’m giving away this amazing safety kit that includes several sample sizes sunscreen products (I counted 15). I know you could definitely put them to good use right now. The brands that you will find in this kit are some of the most beloved brands you will find in Sephora such as Clarins, St. Tropez or Coola to name just a few. Besides the products, you’re getting this really cool wet bag that you can take with you to the pool or to the beach. You’re going to love it for sure.

If you want to win this kit, you will either have to SHARE this giveaway post on Facebook, or re-tweet this giveaway message on Twitter tagging 3 friends. If you’re not following me on neither Facebook nor Twitter yet, please do as well. And lastly, you can enter through Instagram! Details on the page! Also, all participants MUST leave a comment under this giveaway and tell me what sunscreen you’re currently using. Here is the one I’m loving now! And please remember that leaving a comment is a very important entry rule and you won’t be able to enter this giveaway without it. This giveaway ends Monday, July 3rd! Good luck!

Congratulations Sienna!

8 Vegan Hair Products From Target

Giovanni 2chic® Cherry Blossom & Rose Petals Ultra-Luxurious Shampoo - 8.5 oz
 
Giovanni 2chic Cherry Blossom & Rose Petals Ultra-Luxurious Shampoo

 

Paul Mitchell® Firm Style Freeze and Shine Super Spray® Finishing Spray - 8.5oz

 

Paul Mitchell Firm Style Freeze and Shine Super Spray

 

Alba Hawaiian Mango Conditioner - 24oz

 

Alba Hawaiian Mango Conditioner 

 

Rusk Deep Shine Oil Treatment

 

Rusk Deep Shine Oil Treatment

 

Pureology Colour Stylist Anti Split Blow Dry - 6.5 Fl Oz

 

Pureology Colour Stylist Anti Split Blow Dry

 

 Carol's Daughter® Hair Milk Nourishing and Conditioning Cleansing Conditioner - 12.0 oz

 

Carol’s Daughter Hair Milk Nourishing and Conditioning Cleansing Conditioner

 

Avalon Organics® Nourishing Lavender Conditioner - 32 oz

 

Avalon Organics Nourishing Lavender Condition

 

SheaMoisture Coconut & Hibiscus Shampoo- 13oz

 

SheaMoisture Coconut & Hibiscus Shampoo

 

I know how difficult it is to find the cosmetic brands whose products are not tested on animals and if you’re a vegan newbie, it can feel overwhelming. That’s why I’ve made it easy for you! Here is the list of vegan cruelty-free hair products that you can easily find in Target. All of them are made of natural and certified organic ingredients which is music to your ears, of course, if you’re vegan. I guess, now when you know it all, it’s time for Target shopping spree! Hint, hint!

My Latest Beauty Purchases

My latest make up purchases are Bobbi Brown Skin Foundation Stick and Two Faced Totally Obsessed Set

Bobbi Brown Foundation Stick and Too Faced Totally Obsessed Set

 

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Bobbi Brown Foundation Stick and Too Faced Totally Obsessed Set

Who doesn’t like free stuff? This Bobbi Brown Skin Foundation Stick was exactly that. I received it at Nordstrom with a coupon that came in the mail. I thought it would be just a sample size, but to my surprise, I received the full size foundation in warm ivory! Hey, $46 in my pocket! Even for the money, this foundation is worth the prize! It’s big and for someone who applies makeup couple times a week, it will last a long time. I’ve had a chance to use it once so far and I have to tell you, it’s so easy to use, it blends in easily and makes you look like you have nothing on. After all it’s a nude foundation that creates a natural look. No mask on your face whatsoever!

 

Bobbi Brown Foundation Stick and Too Faced Totally Obsessed Set

Bobbi Brown Foundation Stick and Too Faced Totally Obsessed Set

 

I purchased the Two Faced Totally Obsessed Set because I ran out of the majority of things that were included in this set: the face primer, eye primer, mascara and bronzer. The set also includes the gloss, but the four items I mentioned earlier were the things I really needed, so this set was perfect for me. So far, I’ve had a chance to try the bronzer, which smells like chocolate, which I absolutely love! It’s a matte bronzer, so nothing shiny, just something for a flawless finish. You can actually purchase the full size bronzer here. As for the set, it’s currently out of stock, but keep an eye out as I’m sure it will be back in stock soon. In the meantime here is a list of the rest of the full size items included in this set:

Better Than Sex Mascara

Hangover Replenishing Face Primer

Melted Liquified Long Wear Lipstick

Shadow Insurance Eye Primer

 

 

Eco Friendly Beauty Products





This week is all about beauty! I started the week with the Beauty Goodies Giveaway and I’m going to continue with yet another beauty post. Why? Because I want you to get accustomed with some amazing eco friendly brands you’re going to fall in love with once you try them. And when is the best time to “go green” if not the upcoming St Patrick’s Day this weekend! How appropriate ladies, isn’t it? So here you have them: Tata Harper, Rahua, Caudalie, Kai and RMS Beauty – the 100% natural brands, clean and safe for your skin. They are all wonderful and worth spending money on! Go ahead and check out the brands and their products by clicking on the arrows and products. Have you tried any of these brands?

Beauty Goodies Giveaway

Beauty Giveaway

Beauty Giveaway

Beauty Giveaway

Giveaway time for all the beauty products lovers! What are we having here this time? Two gift sets: SEPHORA COLLECTION Essential Rose Skin Trio and First Aid Beauty Deep Cleanse as well as Sephora Ultra Shine Lip Gel in pin-up pink and Dew the Hoola Soft Matte Liquid Bronzer (sample size). The first gift sets includes Rose Face Mask, Rose Sleeping Mask and Rose Cleansing Wipes. The second one consists of First Aid Beauty Skin Rescue Deep Cleanser With Red Clay and First Aid Beauty Skin Rescue Body Bar. Let’s get to it!

If you want to win this set, you will either have to SHARE this giveaway post on Facebook, or re-tweet this giveaway message on Twitter tagging 3 friends. And lastly, you can enter through Instagram! Details on the page! Also, all participants MUST leave a comment under this giveaway and tell me your favorite beauty brand. Here is mine! And please remember that leaving a comment is a very important entry rule and you won’t be able to enter this giveaway without it. This giveaway ends Monday, April 3rd! Good luck!

Congratulations Maya!

Three Beauty Samples I’ve Recently Tested

Beauty Samples

 

I received a lot of beauty samples, not only through my Sephora Play subscription, but also from just ordering a lot from Sephora. I feel like I could easily live on samples instead of buying a full product, because I have so many face cream samples, mini lipsticks and so on. Samples are great because you can try them out and decide if you like a product or not without buying the actual product. There are many beauty products I discovered this way and then decided to buy a full product because of it. Here are three sample sizes products that are exactly the case. I haven’t bought the full size products of them just yet, but I love them so much, I probably will when they run out.

 

GlamGlow The YOUTHMUD™ Tinglexfoliate Treatment
 

The GlamGlow The YOUTHMUD™ Tinglexfoliate Treatment is a mask that works wonders on you. I have to admit I don’t like the tingly, almost burning sensation that it gives when you apply it, but what your skin will feel after is well worth the temporary annoyance. It’s a black mask so mind you, you will look like you just applied mud on your face. Perfect mask for brighter skin with less visible pores.

 

Tarte Frxxxtion Stick Exfoliating Cleanser

 

The Tarte Frxxxtion Stick Exfoliating Cleanser is my favorite. I haven’t had anything like that before.  You apply it on your wet face like you would apply a mask and then clean your face massaging it. Your skin feels tight, fresh and brighter with just one wash. Also, it can work as a mask, you just need to apply it and clean your face after 10 minutes. A perfect two in one product.

 
Tata Harper Illuminating Eye Creme
 

The Tata Harper Illuminating Eye Creme is probably the most expensive eye cream I’ve used thanks to this amazing and pretty big size sample. This cream is enriched with diamond dust. Yes, you heard right. This makes your eye pop with that luminescence look. My eye area looks so bright after applying it, the effect of which I have not had with other eye cream brands. One of the most luxurious eye creams ever (in my opinion)!

 

Pink Heart Face Trinket Dish – Paper Source

Melania Trump’s Inauguration Day Makeup Products Revealed

If you want to feel like the First Lady for a day, here is what makeup products Melania Trump used during the Inauguration Day according to her makeup artist:

 

Melanie Trump's Inauguration Day Make Up

 

24/7 Glide-On Lip Pencil in Cruz

Naked Ultra Nourishing Lipgloss in Lovechild

 
 
Melanie Trump's Inauguration Day Make Up
 

Pure Color Envy Defining Eye Shadow Wet/Dry in Brash Bronze

24/7 Glide-On Lip Pencil in Corrupt

Vice Lipstick in Naked Cream

Double Wear Stay-in-Place Lip Pencil in Rose

Valentine’s Day Etsy Gift Finds For Her

Valentine's Day Etsy Gift Finds For Her
 

14k Yellow Gold Ruby Earrings

Wifey and Hubby Mugs

XOXO Pillow

Clutch Bag

Gold Heart Ceramic Ring Dish

Heart Gloves

Frech Paris Macaron Gift

Heart Bath Bombs

 

Bath & Body Giveaway

Bath & Body Giveaway

 

Giveaway time! This time I’m giving away some fantastic bath and body products. This wonderful prize includes Stella McCartney Body Lotion, Victoria’s Secret Smoothing Scrub Wash and two Lush Bath Bombs.

If you want to win this set, you will either have to SHARE this giveaway post on Facebook, or re-tweet this giveaway message on Twitter tagging 3 friends. And lastly, you can enter through Instagram! Details on the page! Also, all participants MUST leave a comment under this giveaway and tell me, if you had to recommend one bath and body product, what it would be. Here is my recommendation! You can always check Sephora for inspiration too! And please remember that leaving a comment is a very important entry rule and you won’t be able to enter this giveaway without it. This giveaway ends Monday, January 30th! Good luck!

Congratulations Olga!

Beauty Box 5 Subscription Box Review

Remember when I told you about my Sephora Subscription Box? (here is the link if you want to check it out or haven’t seen it yet). Anyway, this time I’m going to talk about a new beauty subscription box I’ve decided to try and it’s Beauty Box 5. As the name suggests, when you subscribe, you’re going to receive 5 beauty samples and full size products each month. I love how they have three subscription plans to choose. The longer you subscribe, the more money you are going to save. So for example, a month to month subscription will cost you $12. But, if you subscribe for three months right away, you only pay $30 (a nice savings of $6). You save even more if you subscribe for the entire year, which only costs $99! Enough with the basics. Let me now show you a sample box I received, which is actually a November box.

 
 
Beauty Box 5 Subscription Box Review

Beauty Box 5 Subscription Box Review

 

The box is really tiny and contains no other packaging like envelopes, etc. You just open the box and voila, that’s what you see! Each box contains a little card that tells you about each product along with its price and brand. This is a great idea so you don’t have to google any information and if you like the product, you know where to go to purchase it.

 
 
Beauty Box 5 Subscription Box Review

Beauty Box 5 Subscription Box Review

 

And then the products! You always take risks with boxes like this, in that you might get products you will definitely like and use, but also products that might be useless to you. This particular box nailed it for me. Yes, it’s true! Let’s start with the Peony Shadow Trio in Glided. I’ve never seen a tinier eye shadow palette than this, but it’s so cute, especially the packaging! I love how the shades are so versatile as the brown and gold palette really suits everybody. For me, the browns are always my go to shades so I’m definitely going to use these!

 

Beauty Box 5 Subscription Box Review
 

Next we have the Manna Kadar Lip Locked Stain Shae which as you can see is something I would call dark peach. I love the color a lot and this is actually the color I’ve been trying to get for a while now – maybe a little bit lighter but this will do as well! It’s definitely a color I don’t have and will gladly add to my lip collection.

 
 
Beauty Box 5 Subscription Box Review

Beauty Box 5 Subscription Box Review

Beauty Box 5 Subscription Box Review

 

Now, I decided to try how the Neutrogena MakeUp Remover Cleansing Towelettes would work if I used them on the lip stain as well as the eye shadows. The result surprised me, as it took just one swipe to clean everything off! I know I used them before, but that was a long time ago when the towelettes where the more practical choice for me (now I use the liquid makeup remover). Now, I can totally affirm that they work great and are definitely a great option for your purse!

 
 
Beauty Box 5 Subscription Box Review

 

Next product, the Cut that Crease Angle Brush, looks really interesting. I like how it tells you exactly what it’s for as I’m not good with brushes! I guess I’ve been using the wrong brush all this time! This one is made specifically to get the job done which is to precisely apply the crease, which might be a difficult task for some. This brush fits in the crease so you will definitely do a better job using it!

 
 
Beauty Box 5 Subscription Box Review
 

Last, but not least, the Briogeo Deep Conditioning Hair Mask, which I actually tried before.  Since I loved it so much I was actually happy to get it one more time! These things are not cheap, so when you get two samples, that’s almost like the full size product, right? Anyways, this hair mask couldn’t have come at the better time, as it’s specifically designed for cold and windy weather! I will be using that of course!

If I had one critique of this box, I would have personally liked to have seen an actual beauty product in the place of the crease brush, but that’s just me. I know there are girls that appreciate the make up tools too and are happy to get something like that. Other than that, I had a positive experience with Beauty Box 5. If you are looking to try products of brands other than what Sephora stores offer, this is definitely the one to try.