#MayMakeupNoBuy | Week 5 + GIVEAWAY

#MayMakeupNoBuy Giveaway

I'm SO proud of myself for completing my May Makeup No Buy! It was especially awesome to FINALLY meet my Blog Friend, Ebony. Check out our NYC vlog here. Because I was successful, I'm ending my May Makeup No Buy with a huge makeup giveaway! Click the image below to enter this bangin' giveaway! … [Read more...]

FREE CVS Beauty Club Event May 31st!

CVS Beauty Club

Tomorrow CVS stores across the US are hosting a FREE Beauty Club event with giveaways! I thought that it would be the perfect way to end the #MayMakeupChallenge. As you all know tomorrow is the last day of my May Makeup No Buy. It was a lot of fun surprisingly. This weekend I'm posting my Week 5 … [Read more...]

#MayMakeupNoBuy | Week 4 + LORAC Unzipped

Last week I received some Shea Moisture makeup goodies. This week I received some goodies from LORAC and finished up my new nail polish rack. Part of the reason I've been able to stay on track is that I've really gotten into my stash. I've been organizing it and taking inventory. I am so excited to … [Read more...]

#MayMakeupNoBuy | Week 2


This May Makeup No Buy hasn't been as bad as I thought it would be. I will admit that when I go to the drug store I have to fight the [strong] urge to go to the Makeup Aisle because that's what I ALWAYS do. Last week my focus was sun protection. I didn't wear much makeup but I always make sure my … [Read more...]

May Makeup No Buy | Week 1

May Makeup No Buy1

This month is my 2 Year Blogiversary - lots of celebrations! I'm hosting a Blog Challenge and a Blog Carnival and y'all know I'll be giving away some goodies shortly. But, I'm also doing a Makeup Challenge for ME! For the entire month my makeup buying is on hold which means I will only be using … [Read more...]

Review: Sally Hansen Salon Insta Gel Strips


The last time I was in ULTA I found these Sally Hansen Salon Insta Gel Strips in the Clearance section for $1.49 which is a steal! Sally Hansen Salon Insta Gel Strips are supposed to help you achieve a salon quality gel manicure in two easy steps at home. They're great if you're in a hurry, don't … [Read more...]

Heatless Curls on Straight Natural Hair


Last month I got my hair straightened with the Beautiful Textures Texture Manageability System at the LW Salon in NYC. I absolutely loved the results and was so impressed that my hair stayed straight for two full weeks. However, I must admit by the middle of week two I was a little bored – I’m used … [Read more...]