Purity Made Simple by Philosophy

I have loved this cleanser from the beginning and it is still my favorite nighttime cleanser. It is so gentle yet effective. For reference, I use tretinoin 6 nights a week and some type of AHA the other night. I have normal skin with a tendency to shine in the summer and feel drier in the… Continue reading Purity Made Simple by Philosophy

Weekly Review October 22 – 28 2017

This was the week of my regular end of month posts and my usual weekly posts. I did have an Instagram post on Friday. Monday 10/23 – Andalou Pumpkin Honey Glycolic Mask Pumpkin and honey. What great ingredients for a mask. Read the review to see if this was a great mask. Wednesday 10/25 – 5 Faves… Continue reading Weekly Review October 22 – 28 2017

5 Faves October 2017

It should be feeling like fall by now in Virginia but it is not! We have been having hot, humid days that feel more like August. This month’s faves are still fall themed even if it does feel like summer in the south. Bath & Body Works Purrfect Pumpkin Shower Spell – Contains Shea Butter, Vitamin E and… Continue reading 5 Faves October 2017

Best of the Boxes September 2017

I am a beauty box subscription junkie. I get Ipsy, Allure, Boxycharm, and Birchbox each month. I get both versions of the Walmart beauty box quarterly. I also buy Target beauty boxes if they have samples I want to try. Each month I like to write a post to highlight what I considered the best… Continue reading Best of the Boxes September 2017

Allure Beauty Box October 2017

Allure is a monthly beauty subscription. It costs $15 a month and will have 5 sample or deluxe samples each month. This is a new subscription box for me and I don’t know what I think of it yet.This is just my 3rd box. You can see what I have gotten in previous boxes here, here, here, and… Continue reading Allure Beauty Box October 2017

Weekly Review September 24 – 30, 2017

It was a busy last week of September for my blog. It included my usual mask reviews and subscription boxes plus end of the month posts. Monday 9/25 – Llang Self Clinic 3 Step Kit Pore Control I loved this mask! Read the post to learn why. Wednesday 9/27 – 5 Faves September 2017 See what products… Continue reading Weekly Review September 24 – 30, 2017

Empties September 2017

As you can see from the picture I used a lot of stuff in September! I am surprised by how many empties I managed to have by the end of the month. This month I had a lot of products in all the categories. I had more hair care empties than I have ever had.… Continue reading Empties September 2017