12 Ways to Fight Dry Skin this Winter


Winter is here, and with it comes the challenge of dry skin. We all know how hard it can be to keep soft, glowing skin through the months of cold winter winds and dry heated buildings. But there are some basic things you can do to care for dry, scaly hands, face and feet – […]

Fun With Cosmetics

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I love trying new cosmetic and skin care products. Although I don’t wear makeup every day, I still have a nice collection of makeup and beauty items. Right now you’d find three different BB creams, a myriad of mascara brands, a dozen different eyeshadow compacts and a drawer full of other makeup products. That’s the […]

Beauty Tips for New Moms from Expert Polly Blitzer

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Although I didn’t really have a beauty routine, I did have a desire to look my best after having my sons. I wanted to look good but was pressed for time to get myself together. I know it’s difficult for new moms to cut down their beauty routine without compromising a great look. That said, […]

Find Discount Fragrances at Beauty Encounter

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This is a sponsored conversation. Opinions are my own. My love for beauty products goes far beyond makeup and hair care. In fact, I also “collect” different types of perfume because I’m always finding a new one that I just have to have. The trouble with this is that I still haven’t found my signature […]

New! Puffs Fresh Faces

Puffs Fresh Faces

I received product to make this review possible. Opinions are always my own. The creator of Boogie Wipes, the popular saline wipes for kids has partnered with Procter & Gamble to launch Puffs Fresh Faces. Puffs Fresh Faces are made with the same quality as Boogie Wipes and are perfect for removing makeup, cleaning or […]

To Color or Not to Color? Growing Gray Gracefully

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This is a sponsored guest post. At some time in most women’s lives, they have to decide: to dye their hair or let it gray naturally. While on one hand gray hair doesn’t have to define your age or appearance, many people fear it will do just that. There are several arguments for and against […]

Essential Beauty Tips for New Mums

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If your life revolves around breastfeeding, changing nappies and washing tiny onesies – welcome to motherhood. Becoming a parent is both magical and enjoyable, but it can be easy to feel washed out from time-to-time. A lack of sleep, maternal worries and a continuous stream of visitors can certainly take their toll, however, there are […]

Madison Street Beauty Review | Mineral Makeup


Although I’m not a real girly-girl, I do have two addictions that are difficult to tame. The biggest one is makeup. I wear makeup about once a week, but I still love trying different brands. I have a drawer overflowing with makeup in my bathroom and a makeup bag under the vanity full of my […]

Healthy Deodorant from Lavanila


When I started wearing deodorant I really didn’t give a second thought to whether or not it was good for my body. I just knew that my mom wore deodorant and I wanted to be like her. I think I was maybe 12 or 13 years old at the time. Now that I have been […]

Wildbloom Vert Eau de Parfum from Banana Republic


I have to admit that I own at least a dozen or so fragrances. I enjoy trying new perfumes and scents – it’s almost an obsession really. Banana Republic has introduced their newest fragrance, Wildbloom Vert Eau de Parfum. This new fragrance is an extension of the Wildbloom fragrance collection. About Wildbloom Vert Eau de […]