Sample Wednesday: It Cosmetics No. 50 Serum Anti-aging Collagen Veil Primer

Holy smokes. I think I've found one of my holy grail face primers. I received a sample packet of It Cosmetics No. 50 Serum Anti-Aging Collagen Veil Primer in one of my latest Ulta purchases and immediately fell in love with it. The packet contained enough primer for 2 days, and those 2 days were … [Read more...]

Ulta 21 Days of Beauty

So many deals and steals! Ulta's 21 Days of Beauty is always a fun time to shop. There are lots of discounts and offers to take advantage of, and I already see some great items that catch my eye. I have to decide which one (or all!) of these 50% off deals I want to snag: Urban Decay Primer … [Read more...]

Ulta Haul – New & Old Products to Try

I went to Ulta the other day with the goal of returning a foundation and not purchasing anything, but of course I failed. I couldn't walk out without buying a few things I had my eye on. Willpower lost. I have been wanting to try out the new Real Techniques Bold Metals Collection brushes. I've … [Read more...]

Smashbox Full Exposure Palette – 14 shades worth falling in love

When I first saw the Smashbox Full Exposure palette, I honestly was not going to buy it. It was a great looking palette, sure, but I had just purchased the Lorac Pro Palette and Naked 3. I’m up to my ears in eyeshadow and didn't want to add another neutral based palette to my collection yet. I … [Read more...]

Covergirl truMAGIC Luminizer – a glittery goodness review

Along with truMAGIC Skin Perfecting Balm, I also purchased truMAGIC Luminizer at Ulta. You can’t go wrong with BOGO and Ulta’s $3.50 off $10 coupon! Oh. Em. Gee. That’s the first thought that popped in my head after swatching Covergirl’s truMAGIC Luminizer at Ulta. truMAGIC Luminizer is a soft … [Read more...]

Covergirl truMAGIC Skin Perfector – love at first try?

I stopped by Ulta last week and picked up a couple goodies. The first being Covergirl truMAGIC Skin Perfector Mattifier. truMAGIC Skin Perfector is an oil-free, colorless primer to help control shine. It’s non-greasy, doesn’t clog pores and works with all skin-types. It starts off like a balm, … [Read more...]

It Cosmetics Naturally Pretty Palette with Transforming Eye Shadow

Along with my previously reviewed My Sculpted Face Kit, my hubby also bought me It Cosmetics Naturally Pretty Palette. I've been wanting this palette for a while, so it was a sweet surprise! The palette is covered with a pink velvet-like coating and has a fold-over magnetic snap closure. The huge … [Read more...]

Maybelline Super Stay 14HR Lipstick in Never Ending Nude

Let me start by saying I really, really wanted to love this lipstick. Really. I was hoping for a great, moisturizing lipstick that I wouldn’t have to reapply right away, and this just was not it. I haven’t completely given up hope, and will probably try a different shade - maybe more of a berry or … [Read more...]