Birchbox Unboxing: August 2018

Birchbox Unboxing: August 2018

There are few things more validating than getting Birchbox in the mail. Every box comes with a special pick-me-up in the address box. I've gotten boxes addressed to the "magnificent Jamie M." And this month's box came for "We ❤ Jamie M."-- not quite as grand as "magnificent," but validating all the same. It's a [...]

Ipsy Glam Bag Unboxing & Review: August 2018

Ipsy Glam Bag Unboxing & Review: August 2018

This month's glam bag is all about confidence. It's August, which means that we should all be at the height of our summer glows making it the perfect time of year to take that "selfie with no filter," to quote the insert that came in my bag. And Ipsy is here this month to put [...]

DIY Beauty- Simple Papaya and Green Tea Face Mask for a Brighter and Refreshed Complexion

DIY Beauty- Simple Papaya and Green Tea Face Mask for a Brighter and Refreshed Complexion

DIY Beauty- Simple Papaya and Green Tea Face Mask for a Brighter and Refreshed Complexion  The “Brighter” Skin MASK  Ingredients: 1 tsp lemon juice  2 tsp baking soda  1/2 cup of green tea  1/2 a papaya  1/4 cup uncooked oats  Combine ingredients together in a blender food processor.  Refrigerate for 2 hours and apply directly [...]

DIY Beauty – The Island Scrub Mask

DIY Beauty – The Island Scrub Mask

DIY Beauty - The Island Scrub Mask The Island Scrub Mask - Ingredients: 1 Tbsp Coconut Oil  2 Tbsp Brown Sugar  2 Tsp Honey  1/2 Green Tea  1 Tsp Lemon Juice  You can brew your green tea ahead of time as you will not need it warm to prepare the face scrub. After your tea [...]

Cucumber and Chamomile – Simple 4 Ingredient DIY Skin Calming Mask

Cucumber and Chamomile – Simple 4 Ingredient DIY Skin Calming Mask

Cucumber and Chamomile - Simple 4 Ingredient DIY Skin Calming Mask SIMPLE 4 INGREDIENT SKIN CALMING MASK  Skin Calming Mask: 1/2 of a cucumber  1/4 cup chamomile  tea  1/2 cup cooked oats  1 tbsp  honey You can brew your chamomile tea ahead of time as you will not need or want it warm to prepare [...]

Best Eyeshadow Palettes for Under $20

Best Eyeshadow Palettes for Under $20

Best Eyeshadow Palettes for Under $20 NYX, COLOURPOP, MAKEUP REVOLUTION, and Bh Cosmetics  Hey Guys!  Fall is just around the corner and that means it’s about time for me to be making season specific makeup posts but before I launch into that, I wanted to do a short list of my favorites eyeshadow palettes under $20.  These [...]

UNBOXING Sephora Play July Box (Box 194)

UNBOXING Sephora Play July Box (Box 194)

UNBOXING Sephora Play July Box (Box 194) Sephora Play’s Monthly Beauty subscription box for the month of July 2018 came with a variety of different items depending on which box number you have.  I had Box 194 and was lucky enough to receive the following items: 1. Josie Maran Whipped Argan Oil Face Butter  2. Kora Organics [...]