Cosmetic Launch Roundup: February 15-28, 2023

W7 Cosmetics whipped up two new products that MUAs are talking about. First, the Just Mattes eyeshadow palette was launched. The 30-pan palette contains warm-toned neutrals with a silky texture and blendable pigment you dream of. The palette is $17.90 USD. Then the Thick Drip Lip Oils came through and commanded attention. The ultra-glossy oils…

Cosmetic Launch Roundup: February 1-14, 2023

Mamacita Cosmetics kicked off Valentine’s celebrations early with the electrifying Glitter Party palette. There are 24 stunning glitter gels (fine and chunky formulas) ranging from iridescent whites to bold oranges to sultry blues. Glitter Party is $100 on Mamacita Cosmetics’ website. E.l.f Cosmetics prepped pouts for Valentine’s Day with 10 new O Face Satin Lipsticks….

Cosmetic Launch Roundup: September 17-23, 2022

Ccolor Cosmetics fluttered back to the Roundup with two new palettes and several lip products. First, the Glamorous palette debuted, its chic neutral color story being perfect for autumn. Next, Crystal Pink came through, serving rosy pinks and sultry neutrals. Lastly, the Perfect Lips lip sets kept pouts looking great. All the products are available…

Cosmetic Launch Roundup: September 9-16, 2022

Kara Beauty came to slay with several products. First, the Outline, Define, & Fill Brow Set ($25.99) dropped, its four pieces ensuring snatched brows. There are two versions, one for light to medium and the other for medium to dark. Then the Weekend Roller collection came through. These three palettes ($16.99 each; $38.23 bundled) embrace the…

Cosmetic Launch Roundup: August 17-24, 2020

August has been an interesting month for releases. There have been a lot of lip products released and the usual palettes but there is just something about this week… I’ll let you figure it out by reading this post.

Shop My Stash/Collection Update

As you might have noticed, this blog is about affordable makeup and skincare. I’ve decided to mix two articles together and give an update on my collection and jump on the “shop my stash” trend. *This post includes affiliate links; if you choose to use a code or a link marked with “”, I receive…

Gift Guide: Christmas 2019

Christmas is rapidly approaching and, as I did last year, I’ve compiled the best and most affordable products to suit any makeup addict in your life. There are a lot of brands mentioned and the products are diverse so you’ll find something to love. Enjoy!

Cosmetic Launch Roundup: July 16-23, 2019

Collabs and monochrome are in for the third week of July. This is actually one of the longer Roundups so grab a glass of water, lemonade, or whatever beverage you want and enjoy the post!

Indie Haul!!

I decided to #treatmyself for making the Dean’s List for the spring semester and to celebrate my 25th birthday! I bought from brands that I love and from newbies that caught my eye. The best part is… Everything is super affordable. Pictures don’t do the products justice so I have also filmed for my Youtube…

Cosmetic Launch Roundup: March 25-31, 2019

Spring is officially here and these brands know it! I must say that I am loving the packaging for these products; the florals and bright colors associated with this beautiful season.