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Category Archives: Beauty Bytes

Wen Hair Products

I haven’t tried Wen products, but had been thinking of trying the Wen Sweet almond Mint Texture Balm until I read the below article on the best and worst of Wen from Total Beauty.  Now I think I’ll skip it. But I might order some of the Wen Cucumber Aloe Cleansing Conditioner! I also recently

Find the Perfect Holiday Beauty Gifts

The following is syndicated from Total Beauty and provides a list of nice holiday beauty gifts that are also environmentally friendly.  So if you are a procrastinator like me and still have some last minute shopping to do, take a look! Perfect-for-Everyone Presents Shopping doesn’t have to be a pain — especially with these gift

Contest: Win a $10,000 Sephora Shopping Spree!

This contest from Total Beauty is open until December 31. It is one heck of a great prize! Enter for your chance to win a $10,000 Sephora Shopping Spree! How much stuff could you buy with a $10,000 Sephora Shopping Spree? Where do we start?! How about 416 DiorShow Mascaras. Or 41 ghd flat irons.

The Best Affordable Foundations

the following is syndicated from Total Beauty. These are their top 12 affordable foundations based on user ratings. I haven’t tried many of these, although I was OK with the Revlon ones listed. I also like the Neutrogena foundation that comes it at number 4. What they don’t include is my absolute favorite drugstore foundation,

Total Beauty’s 10 Worst Hair Straightening Products

This material, syndicated from Total Beauty, is a bit interesting to me because I don’t really agree with their take on the shampoos/conditioners listed as long as you have dry hair. I suspect that the low ratings come from people with normal to oily hair hoping to get some straightening from them. Unfortunately, often the

Mascara Monday: Controversial Beauty Products

Today’s Mascara Monday post is syndicated from Total Beauty because it include a mascara that I really dislike, yet others love—Maybelline Great Lash. I agree that this one is controversial. You will see magazines and such rate it as a cult favorite time and again, yet many beauty writers will state that they hate it!