Thursday, October 23, 2014

Nice Gloss, Package Needs Improvement: ONE Triple Play Shimmer Lipgloss Trio

ONE’s eco-friendly tin of three glosses in the Triple Play Shimmer Lipgloss Trio comes with a tiny bamboo brush, but you might as well just use your finger. The three shades that came in the purple boxed tin I checked out are very sheer and don’t require the precision of a brush application. The glosses […]

The Latest From Burt’s Bees: Tinted Lip Balm

February 25, 2011 by  
Filed under Latest Posts, Lips, Paraben free, Product Reviews

The latest awesome offering from Burt’s Bees is a Tinted Lip Balm. A hybrid of their wildly popular lip balm and tinted lip shimmer sticks, this is just another great way to get your Burts. Packaged in chic looking, eco-friendly cardboard tubes, the lip balm itself is dispensed from a brown lip balm tube. The […]

Natural Bath & Body Sampler: Dr. Hauschka Complete Holistic Body Care Kit

December 6, 2010 by  
Filed under Body, Latest Posts, Paraben free, Product Reviews

Dr. Hauschka is a standard beauty company at the natural foods store, but I’m starting to see the natural beauty pioneer pop up in regular beauty shops too. The simply designed packaging may look pretty plain jane, but their products are super high quality and can smell delicious! I’ve been working my way through the […]

Copy-Worthy Natural Celebrity Hair and Makeup Looks

May 21, 2010 by  
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Natural hairstyles and makeup looks are trendy and sexy because they play up your god-given beauty This is a TotalBeauty.com makeup article Follow these step-by-step how-tos to enhance your best features — naturally. See looks

My New Favorite Eyeliner: Sally Hansen Natural Beauty Forever Stay Eye Pencil

December 26, 2009 by  
Filed under Eyes, Latest Posts, Paraben free, Product Reviews

I’ve been reviewing a lot of Sally Hansen Natural Beauty Inspired by Carmindy products lately and thought, ho hum another to try, when I got the Forever Stay Eye Pencil from my PR rep to test out. Eye pencils are pretty basic, but finding a good one can be a life long quest. This one […]

Looking Good Made Easy: Sally Hansen Natural Beauty Perfect Smoky Eyes Kit

November 27, 2009 by  
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Last month I reviewed the Instant Definition Eye Shadow Palette in Storm from Sally Hansen’s Natural Beauty Inspired by Carmindy line. The eye palette is a great idea: it contains 3 shadows that are marked with directions on where to apply them to achieve that perfectly applied shadow look. The company has done themselves one […]

Drugstore Beauty Naturally: Sally Hansen Natural Beauty

October 21, 2009 by  
Filed under Cheeks, Eyes, Face, Latest Posts, Lips, Product Reviews

Sally Hansen’s Natural Beauty line was created with the help of makeup artist Carmindy (you know her from What Not To Wear). I tried a few products from the line this past spring (see my review here). Recently I got some new samples to test out: Luminizing Pace Primer Sheerest Cream Blush Sunrise Natural Powder […]

Treat and Protect Your Kisser with lavanila Healthy Lip Butter with SPF 15

April 27, 2009 by  
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I’ve tried some of lavanila’s great lotions and fragrances, but this was the first time I’ve tried their Lip Butter.  This lip moisturizer is choc full of good stuff: 100% pure shea, kokum, illip and cocoa butters,  goji berry, vitamin E and fresh vanilla bean all with a natural SPF.  This tube of lip balm […]