Cosmetic Launch Roundup: September 17-23, 2021

Oden’s Eye Cosmetics collaborated with three beauty influencers for the Legendary Diversa collection of three very different palettes. The first palette, created with Thefancyface, is called Hummingbird and was inspired by the gorgeous hummingbirds in Jamaican rainforests. The second palette, Giant Wolves, is the brainchild of Annette’s Makeup Corner and filled with earthy and grungy…

Black Owned Brands You Need In Your Collection

To celebrate Black History Month, I’m highlighting black owned brands who not only produce stellar products but also embody the spirit of black excellence. As with every brand mentioned on this blog, everything is affordable and fabulous.

Black Friday Sale Guide 2020

It’s that time of year where we shop till we drop for the holidays but for beauty addicts, Black Friday becomes a time to treat ourselves and other makeup lovers. In this year’s guide, there are so many brands added to the brand index and Roundups this year that I’m already exhausted (lol). Take advantage…

Cosmetic Launch Roundup: October 9-16, 2020

Second week of October proved just as busy as last week but we saw more holiday products being teased and released. Make sure you read the previous Roundup and enjoy this one.

Cosmetic Launch Roundup: September 8-15, 2020

There were so many launches this week and variety proved to be the spice of life. Color foundations to palettes to full collections, there are 20 brands represented this week so grab your favorite fall-themed drink and enjoy the Roundup.

Cosmetic Launch Roundup: July 1-8, 2020

The first week of July and it’s starting to feel like summer, especially with these new makeup releases. There’s a variety of products this week so buckle up and enjoy!

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…

Cosmetic Launch Roundup: October 1-7, 2019

We can officially begin prepping for the spooky season! This week’s launches have an almost celebratory feel to them, either for the fall season or for the parties Halloween is sure to bring us.

Cosmetic Launch Roundup: September 1-7, 2019

Autumn is growing ever closer and coffee fans are already swarming Starbucks for their Pumpkin Spice Lattes. This is my favorite season; candles come out as the days turn grey… Anyway, this week saw a fair mix of drugstore and indie brands.