Holiday Collections of 2018 (Part 1)

So many brands, so many products. I’m here to make things somewhat easier with a comprehensive list of our favorite affordable brands and their holiday collections. Note: this list is for makeup only. I’ll do a separate post on bath, fragrances, and skincare later. Morphe: (Online, Ulta, Morphe Stores) 15T and 15S palettes $16 each          …

Slowly Getting There

September is almost over and the holidays are creeping ever closer. This week seemed like brands were slowing down a bit as there were fewer releases. But you know with the holidays rapidly approaching, brands are putting the finishing touches on their holiday glam (like the rumored “Royal Affair” from BH Cosmetics). For now let’s…

When You Can’t Keep Up

Whew! If you read the last Cosmetic Launch Roundup, I explained that I would be covering only the first week of September due to the few actual launches that occurred. This is a sort of follow up/spin-off of the regular Roundups so please bear with me. I’m trying to keep up but whew. There have…

Cosmetic Launch Roundup: August 17-31, 2018

No introduction is needed as summer begins its departure and autumn arrives to bring us fallen leaves, candles smelling of apple cinnamon and pumpkin spice, and holidays like Halloween. Let us enjoy the last days of summer with these late August releases. Maybelline has finally launched their highly anticipated Soda Pop eyeshadow palette. There were…

Mid-Year Favorites!

Technically June is the middle of the year but since July is when every brand revs up their launch engines, I’ve decided to share my personal favorites with you! All of these products cost under $20 (#score) and were either bought at Ulta or at a drugstore (Walgreens).

Cosmetic Launch Roundup: June 5-June 15, 2018

It’s almost summer and several cosmetic brands have been promoting their latest products on social media with launch dates leaving makeup addicts panting. With all the frenzy in the beauty industry, allow me to offer a list of new product launches and their likely impact on your wallet!

My Favorite Drugstore Brands

Everyone loves to save money, whether it’s on everyday purchases or textbooks (for my fellow students). For makeup lovers, running to grab the latest Too Faced palette or Benefit Cosmetics latest eyebrow gel is not always an option because bills (#responsibilities… am I right?) Some of these inexpensive brands can be found in drugstores such…