My Favorite Things

I received this Isaac Mizrahi vase in my Fab Fit Fun subscription box. I’m showcasing it in my family room, and it adds the perfect pop of color. I purchased a pack of full-size Merry Hempsters salves on Amazon for $12. They contain Hemp and Arnica. I use them for arthritis, aches, pains, and sore…

Fab Fit Fun Summer 2020

I was excited about this box, but when I got it…it was far better than I imagined, The seasonal subscription box costs $49.99, and you get hundreds of dollars worth of products. Yumi Kim Wireless charging pad. FFF permits you to choose some items, and I selected the charger. It works and it’s pretty! $35…

For the Love of Soap

I’m obsessed with natural soaps! It started about twelve years ago when I realized I had sensitive skin. Since then, I’ve been looking for the soap that will transform my skin into perfection. I’ve been using Ayurvedic soap for years. It contains coconut oil, lime, orange, patchouli, sandalwood, and wild ginger. I like to use…

My Favorite Things-March 2020

Due to the COVID-19 virus, I’ve been avoiding my usual shopping haunts. Most of them are closed anyway. But since I have an autoimmune disease, I’m staying home and shopping from my makeup and skincare stash. I’ve made it my goal to test, use, or give away products so that nothing goes to waste. This…

I Love Gold Highlighters!

I received this OFRA highlighter in one of my subscription boxes. I’ve been wanting to try an OFRA highlighter for months, and it didn’t disappoint. This is the color Glow Goals. It’s a striking pure gold color. The formula is smooth, and there’s little fallout. Fenty’s Match stix highlighters are incredible. First of all, they’re…

Fenty Foundation Formulas: Matte vs Moisture

If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it! That’s my mantra when it comes to foundation. I used the same foundation for more than a decade. For the last couple of years, I’ve been looking for a replacement.  Then Fenty came into my life with its 50 shades of foundations! Pro Filt’r Soft Matte Longwear Foundation….

2019 Winners!

2019 was a great year for buying makeup and skincare. I discovered that Marshall’s carries high-end makeup. Bath and Body Works had amazing sales, and I stocked up. Marshmallow Pumpkin Latte was my favorite scent for the year. There were many more scents I enjoyed as well!   I live for BBW’s aromatherapy line. The…

How I Organize, Use & Store My Makeup & Skincare Samples!

  I have monthly subscriptions to IPSY and Sephora Playbox. I pay $10 a month for each,  and I receive ten to twelve makeup and skincare products a month. I also purchase seasonal Fabfitfun boxes for $49 each. I get full-size high-end makeup, skincare, jewelry, scarves, electronics and more. All these products, can pile up…

How I Organize & Use My Large Makeup Stash!

I love makeup and skincare products. I like to try new things, so I stalk Marshall’s for great deals. I also have monthly subscriptions for IPSY, Sephora Playbox, and Fabfitfun. Some lipsticks like this Too Faced collection I rarely use. They’re pretty to look at. I bought this for the packaging… This one too. They…

Fenty Haul & Free Stuff!

It started out innocent. I logged onto Fenty Beauty to buy foundation. I usually use the Pro Filt’r Soft Matte Longwear Foundation in #385. However, Fenty recently came out with a moisturizing foundation called, Pro Filt’r Soft-Matte Hydrating Foundation. Since I have dry skin, I bought it. So far, I like it. No difference in appearance,…