web stats
post

The Best Hand Creams

I am almost as addicted to hand cream as I am to lip balm. I also am always searching for the best hand cream. The article below, syndicated from Total Beauty includes a couple of my old standbys in Kiehl’s, Eucerine, and Aveeno hand creams and then also includes a number of top hand creams […]

post

The 12 days of Beauty: 12 Luxury Holiday Beauty Gifts

The article below, syndicated from Total Beauty is focused on the 12 days of Christmas in terms of beauty gifts, many of which are luxury items.  While it says to pamper yourself, and you certainly could get these items to do that, it also really is a neat little gift guide, since it points out […]

post

Contest! Enter to Win CoverGirl Cosmetics and a Macy’s Gift Card

There are a couple of good holiday sweepstakes going on. The featured contest below is syndicated from Total Beauty. Click on through to their site to enter. Another nice contest is being run by Nordstrom. Here is the information and  link:  Create a holiday wish list and you could win a $2,000 shopping spree from […]

post

The Best Makeup Foundation

I have been focusing for awhile now on accumulating lists of the best makeup and cosmetics (and sometimes lists of the worst as well). Total Beauty is often rather helpful in that regard since they have many such lists themselves. The article below, which is syndicated from Total Beauty lists the top 12 foundation from […]

post

The Best Dry Shampoo (And The Worst)

Dry shampoo is something that I lack experience with, yet I have been asked on several occasions what the best dry shampoo is.  So,  I decided to run this article syndicated from Total Beauty on the best and worst dry shampoos. If you are curious about a dry shampoo or want to find the top […]

post

The Best Leave In Hair Conditioners

I am quite a fan of leave in conditioners. The best conditioners tend to detangle well,  protect the hair from heat styling, and leave your hair feeling soft and looking smooth and silky. My personal favorite is Schwarzkoph Bonacure Moisture Kick Spray Conditioner (link is to previous review). I use that one regularly and have […]

post

The Worst Drugstore Makeup

I have been working for awhile on a series about the best drugstore makeup. So far, I have written on the Best Drugstore Eye Shadow and Best Drugstore Blush. In the works are features on lip products, foundation, powder, overall brand etc. Also popular has been the syndicated posts on the Best Drugstore Mascara and […]

post

The Best Sunscreens

With so many choices, finding the best sunscreen can be difficult. The following article, syndicated from Total Beauty, has some quality suggestions based on reader ratings. I am a particularly big fan of the powder sunscreens such as the Peter Thomas Roth Powder Sunscreen and ColorScience Powder Sunscreen products included in the article. They tend […]

post

DIY Beauty Products and Recipes

I love do it yourself beauty. At some point I plan to launch a line a lip balms and scrubs over on Girl Gloss, but that is a bit in the future. I also had quite a bit of fun with the Bramble and Berry Mineral Makeup Kit (link is to previous review). Making your […]

post

The Best Makeup Brushes and Tools

I particularly like this article, syndicated from Total Beauty, on the best makeup brushes and beauty tools. It has a good selection of good makeup brushes and other makeup tools and includes the smashbox eyeliner brush, which is hands down my favorite. I love the angle on it.  It also includes the Shu Uemura Eyelash […]