My Experience with Lash Extensions from Day One to a Month Later

I have short little sparse lashes that stick out instead of curling up. Even the best plumping mascara doesn't do much, so when I'm dressing up and want my eyes to stand out, I turn to false lashes. I've also tried Latisse, which worked to a degree, but never quite looked as good as the … Continue reading My Experience with Lash Extensions from Day One to a Month Later

Slowing Down with Rituals TryaBox from Tryazon

We do little things every day, automatically, without thinking about them. As a mom with very little time to stop and think about anything, I sometimes exist in a constant mom brain buzz just "getting things done" and moving on to my next task. So when applying for this Rituals TryaBox from Tryazon, I wrote … Continue reading Slowing Down with Rituals TryaBox from Tryazon

A Review: Desert Essence Anti-Breakage Shampoo and Conditioner

I was sent the Dessert Essence Anti-Breakage Shampoo and Conditioner along with the Anti-Breakage Hair Mask from Moms Meet to try for free in exchange for posting my honest opinion on my blog. I'm going to do a rare straight-out review, because I can't think of a funny story or way to turn talking about … Continue reading A Review: Desert Essence Anti-Breakage Shampoo and Conditioner

First Time Trying Contouring with Guize Face FX

I'm pretty behind on the contouring craze, but I've been wanting to try it for a while. When Guize Face FX contacted me about trying out their Signature Contour Collection, I let them know I had no experience with the technique and pitched the angle of showing how easy it is for a first-time user … Continue reading First Time Trying Contouring with Guize Face FX

Striking Oil – My 5 Top Beauty Oils for Hair, Skin and Nails

As a teen with oily skin, you learn to fear the oil. I invested in a lot of products meant to soak up, blot, dry out and suck the oil out of my skin. As an adult, I've learned to not be afraid to embrace the idea that oil is not all bad. In fact, … Continue reading Striking Oil – My 5 Top Beauty Oils for Hair, Skin and Nails

Gift Crushes for Mother’s Day – or Just Treat Yo Self!

Mother's Day is coming up fast! Maybe you're trying to figure out something really good to ask for, or what to get your own mom this year besides the usual flower bouquet. Babbleboxx has assembled an impressive collection of gifts sure to please any mom on Mother's Day. (or really, any woman, any day!) Read … Continue reading Gift Crushes for Mother’s Day – or Just Treat Yo Self!

My Busy Mom Make-up Routine

Since I’ve become a perpetually tired frazzled mom, my morning makeup routine usually consists of wiping my face with a cold rag and slapping on some moisturizer. It’s the kind of look that needs a good Snapchat filter to make it presentable. But since I’ve started doing beauty product reviews, I’ve had a reason to … Continue reading My Busy Mom Make-up Routine

My Husband, the Occasional Blog Guinea Pig

When Baldwin Men Care contacted me about doing a review for their Mens Nourishing Cream, I replied back that I wasn't a man but I happen to have one that I'd happily subject to their product testing. They don't test on animals, but willing husbands are free game! I should note that my husband is … Continue reading My Husband, the Occasional Blog Guinea Pig

My Blond Ambition

My first VoxBox arrived from Influenster and I was pretty excited to get to try out the Schwarzkopf Professional BLONDME tone enhancing shampoo and conditioner mask for free. This is a combo product review and regular blog post, because I actually already had this "Blond Ambition" post in my drafts just waiting to be finished … Continue reading My Blond Ambition