2013 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2013 annual report for this blog.

Here’s an excerpt:

The Louvre Museum has 8.5 million visitors per year. This blog was viewed about 71,000 times in 2013. If it were an exhibit at the Louvre Museum, it would take about 3 days for that many people to see it.

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Product Review: Beauty Blender and Blender Cleanser


Chances are you’ve seen the bright pink egg-shaped beauty sponge all over the place lately and if you haven’t tried it yet you may have at least wondered what’s so great about these little wonders. I was one of those people and I admit it…I resisted the fad for awhile thinking it was a waste of money. I was wrong! Continue reading

Product Review: MAC Punk Couture Collection Lipsticks

Many of you may already be aware of the December 26th Punk Couture Collection that MAC will be releasing (and if you were lucky enough to catch Nordstrom’s brief online pre-sale you might already have your hands on the collection). The collection includes pigments, an eye shadow quad, lip glasses, and 4 lipsticks. This review focuses on the lipsticks in the collection. Continue reading

Quickview: Revlon ColorBurst Matte Balm in Shameless

If you’ve heard about Revlon’s new ColorBurst Matte Balm collection then chances are you might have been one of many trying to hunt down what some have been calling the elusive purple color Shameless. Some have posted comments about going to more than 9 different stores in their area (I saw one girl post that she had been to an astonishing 25 stores in vain) trying to find this lip balm. So of course, this peaked my interest to find out just what all the hype was all about. Continue reading