Fashion

JORD Sully Cherry & Maple Wood Watch | Review & Photos

May 20, 2015

This review features press sample(s) sent for consideration.

JORD Sully Cherry & Maple Wood Watch

Since I stated blogging, I have been introduced to some amazing products and brands.  Products and brands that I more than likely would have never known about otherwise.  One such brand is JORD!  Who or what is JORD you ask?  Well JORD is a company based out of Missouri that designs timepieces that are ‘sustainable, efficient and simple.’  How exactly do they do this?  Well all of their timepieces (watches) are made out of wood.  Yes, you read that right, they are made out of wood.  And they are fabulous.

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L’Occitane Arlésienne Eau de Toilette | Review & Photos

May 11, 2015

This review features press sample(s) sent for consideration.

Another Monday morning has come and I am back with another amazing fragrance to tell you about.  Today I’m talking about L’Occitane Arlésienne Eau de Toilette.  This soft floral scent was actually a 2015 Canadian Fragrance Award Winner, and if you have ever picked up a bottle of L’Occitane Arlésienne Eau de Toilette you would know that the award was the correct decision because L’Occitane Arlésienne Eau de Toilette smells absolutely amazing.

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HOURGLASS Ambient Lighting Bronzer in Radiant Bronze Light | Review, Photos & Swatches

May 8, 2015

HOURGLASS Ambient Lighting Bronzer in Radiant Bronze Light

Now I haven’t had much luck with products from HOURGLASS Cosmetics in the past.  Indeed, the only products that I have really been able to use, personally that is, are the various Ambient Lighting Blushes.  For that reason, I was very, very hesitant when the Ambient Lighting Bronzer’s were announced.  I desperately wanted to be as excited as everyone else, but I just couldn’t do it.  And really, what do I need a bronzer for?  I’m pretty damned bronze all on my own 😉 .  So when I had the opportunity to finally pop into my local Sephora and play with the two new HOURGLASS Ambient Lighting Bronzer’s, I did just that.  I spent about 20 minutes in the store just playing testing and swatching the two bronzer’s on offer, and ended up not only liking them more than I thought and coming away with one; Radiant Bronze Light.

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Smashbox Photo Finish Primer Water | Review & Photos

May 6, 2015

This review features press sample(s) sent for consideration.

Smashbox Photo Finish Primer Water

Ah primer.  How I love thee!  I’m not kidding, I really do love a good primer and I own a bunch that I use in rotation depending on what I or my clients need on any given day.  Indeed, the first primer I ever owned was the original Smashbox Photo Finish Primer way back in the day.  Fast forward to today, and you know that I was going to be all over this Smashbox Photo Finish Primer Water when it was released a few months ago.  Continue Reading