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Birchbox June 2015

June 15, 2015
Birchbox June 2015

Products in the box: Davines SU Hair & Body Wash, Full Size $22.50, Sample Value $6.61 Harvey Prince Hello Body Cream, Full size $22, Sample Value $0.91 Marcelle BB Cream Golden Glow, Full Size $27, Sample Value $4.05 Oribe Cote d’Azur Eau de Parfum, Full size $85, Sample Value $8.50 Real Chemistry Luminous 3-Minute Peel, […]

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Birchbox May 2015

May 15, 2015
Birchbox May 2015

Products in the box: Harvey Prince Yogini, Full Size $55, Sample Value $9.68 Smashbox Cosmetics Photo Finish Primer Water, Full Size $32, Sample Value $1.31 Marcelle Hydra-C 24H Energizing Hydrating Gel, Full Size $24, Sample Value $14.11 Macadamia Professional™ Nourishing Moisture Oil Treatment, Full Size $40, Sample Value $9.52 Coastal Scents® Revealed 3 Palette, Full […]

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Birchbox April 2015

April 10, 2015
Birchbox Mad Men

April’s Birchbox has a Mad Men theme. I chose the New York box this month. Products in the box: Cargo Swimmables Water-Resistant Blush in Los Cabos, Full size $26, Sample Value $7.72 This is the main reason I picked this box. This looks so beautiful! Anastasia Beverly Hills Clear Brow Gel, Full Size $22.00, Sample […]

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Birchbox Man April 2015

April 9, 2015
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Birchbox Man was Mad Men inspired this month. It’s $20 a month. Products in the box: Tommy John Cool Cotton Trunk, Full Size $29 The boyfriend says these are super comfortable. Flattering fit. Billy Jealousy Illicit Pearlized Body Wash, Full Size $20, Sample Value $2.50 This smells great! Not sure if the boyfriend will use […]

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Birchbox March 2015

March 16, 2015
Birchbox March 2015

Products in the box: Elite Therapudics Rosemary Eucalyptus Body Creme, Retail Value $19, Sample Value $1.87 It’s a 10 Miracle Leave-in Conditioner, Retail Value $18, Sample Value $9 Jelly Pong Pong Glow Getter Highlighter, Retail Value $12.75, FULL SIZE Liz Earle Cleanse & Polish Hot Cloth Cleanser, Full Size $25.50, Sample Size $3.86 Roloxin Lift Revitalizing […]

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Birchbox Man March 2015

March 16, 2015
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Billy Jealousy LiquidSand Exfoliating Facial Cleanser, Full Size $24, Sample Value $3.00 English Laundry Royal Aqua, Full Size $74, Sample Value $3.70 GUYandGIRL Shower Gel, Full Size $25, Sample Value $2.50 The White Briefs ETOWE Long-Sleeved Tee, $59 Birchbox Man costs $20, Value of Box $68.20 Check out Birchbox here.  

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Birchbox February 2015

February 11, 2015
Birchbox February 2015

Products in the box: Davines MINU Shampoo, Full Size $25, Sample Value $7.50 This is a good size sample and for color treated hair! It smells good too. Parlor by Jeff Chastain, Full Size $24, Sample Value 4.90 I probably won’t use this since I don’t do the beachy waves look. Marcelle Gentle Make-Up Remover […]

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Birchbox January 2015

January 19, 2015
Birchbox January 2015

January’s Birchbox Products in the box: Dr. Jart Premium Beauty Balm SPF 45+, Full Size $39, Sample Value $5.20 I have never had luck with BB creams. They always make my face feel oily. I’ll give this a try though. Essentiel Elements Wake Up Rosemary Body Lotion, Full Size $19, Sample Value $3.56 I really […]

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Birchbox Man, December 2014

December 18, 2014
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Wow this month’s Birchbox Man smelled good! Products in the box: Coolife Le Premier Parfum, Retail Value $175, Sample Value $17.50 This smells wonderful. It is very strong though. A little goes a long way. Ryan and I both love this scent. But wow is it expensive! Nice Laundry Socks, Retail Value $49 for 6 […]

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Birchbox November 2014

November 18, 2014

I was pleased with this month’s Birchbox. Products in the box: amika Perk Up Dry Shampoo, Retail Value $21, Sample value $6.75 So far this is the only dry shampoo I have tried that I like. It did put a bit of a white cast in my hair but it brushed out easily. It has […]

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Birchbox October 2014

October 13, 2014
Birchbox October 2014

I am really excited about ALL of the products in this month’s box! Clarisea Rapid Detox Charcoal Exfoliant, Full Size $18 for 4oz, Sample size 1oz, Value $4.50 I love the Freeman Charcoal Mask so I’m excited to try this. It is a powder. You mix some in with your cleanser or with water. Ellovi […]

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Birchbox Spetember 2014

September 8, 2014

September’s Birchbox seemed to come really early this month! Products in the box: Macadamia Professional Healing Oil Spray, Full size $14.50-$29.50, Sample is 2oz, which is the $14.50 size This is the sample I picked from the choices this month. I have heard so much about this line of hair care products. I have to […]

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Birchbox August 2014

August 12, 2014

I loved every single thing in my Birchbox this month! Products in the box: Whish Shave Crave Shaving Cream, Full Size $20, Sample Value $2.95 This is a Birchbox exclusive shave cream. I got the scent Acai Grapefruit and it smells amazing! But at $20 for a shaving cream, it better be life changing! Update: […]

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Birchbox Review July 2014

July 11, 2014

This month’s Birchbox was a little better than last month. I got two products I was excited about. Products in this box: Beauty Protector Protect & Treat Mask, Retail Value $25.95 for 4oz, Sample size, two at .5oz each, $6.48 This is the 3rd Beauty Protector product I have gotten in Birchboxes and I have […]

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Birchbox June 2014

June 16, 2014
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After a fantastic April, Birchbox falls really short this month. There is just a complete lack of substance to the box.

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Birchbox May 2014

May 15, 2014

Birchbox comes out on top as my favorite subscription box this month. Products in the Birchbox: SmartyPants All-in-One Gummy Vitamins for Adults, Retail $29.95 for 30 days, Sample size 1 day, Value $1 I was excited about these until I saw the price. They are a good vitamin though. A bit high in sugar for […]

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Birchbox Review April 2014

April 13, 2014
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Birchbox gets 2nd place this month from my three beauty box subscriptions. Products in the box: Kind Healthy Grains, Maple and Pumpkin Seeds with Sea Salt, Retail Value $11.88 for 15 bars, Sample 1 bar, estimated value $.79 Reading the nutritional information, this is a healthy bar. It is gluten free and non GMO. However, […]

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Birchbox Men’s Review April 2014

April 3, 2014
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I got a chance to take a peek at the Birchbox for Men for April. Anyone else curious? Here’s what was inside. Basic Crew T-Shirt $28 This was sent out in 3 different colors. And SOFT! English Laundry Oxford Bleu – Sample Size, Retail Value $70 for 1.7oz – Smells wonderful. Like what we all […]

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Birchbox Review March 2014

March 13, 2014
March 2014 Birchbox

March’s Birchbox didn’t disappoint! Check out my unboxing video. Beauty Protector Protect and Detangle – Sample – Full Size $21.95, Sample value est, $5.50 What: Best-selling elixir that locks in color, protects from heat damage, and adds silkiness. Verdict: LOVE. Air Repair Rescue Balm – Sample – Full size $12, Sample value est $3 What: […]

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Birchbox Review February 2014

March 6, 2014
March 2014 Birchbox

This is my first month getting Birchbox and I actually just got it yesterday. My sister has been getting it for a while and will occasionally give me stuff from her box she doesn’t want and I really have liked those products. I finally decided to take the plunge myself. March 2014 Box Ayres Bar […]

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Project Polish Introduction

August 31, 2016
Project Polish - Dishwater Dreams

I have been inspired to really focus on using the makeup and beauty products that I have. I usually don't want to use up my favorite proucts. I want to keep them. But I'm trying to change my thinking. These products do go bad. And I would feel worse if I missed out on using […]

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Sunday Favorites and Fails, Kat Von D, L’Oreal,

August 10, 2014

Favorites and Fails this week! Plus Juliet makes an appearance. Leave me a comment and let me know what the best thing that happened to you this week was! L’Oreal Miracle Blur Review Maybelline Pumped Up Colossal Review GRWM feat. Poetica Palette Products mentioned:   John Freeda Straight Fixation Smoothing Cream Freeman Anti-Stress Dead Sea […]

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Coastal Scents Revealed 2 Palette Review

August 1, 2014

I love this palette! You can get it from Birchbox with the 3 brushes or from Coastal Scents. Here is the Naked 3 palette. Side by side, there are a lot of similarities. Urban Decay is on top here. I don’t think there are a lot of similarities between the bottom line of the coastal […]

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July Empties and Duds

July 28, 2014

Empties: Sally Hanson Nail Polish Remover for Artificial and Sensitive Nails CVS Advanced Nail Polish Remover, $4.49 It’s a 10 Miracle Leave in Plus Keratin, $19.99 Davines/OI All in One Milk, $28 Eslor Introductory Collection Calming Kit, $28-$65 Montagne Jeunesse Crushed Spearamint Tea Tree Face Spa, $2.49 Skyn Iceland Hydro Firming Eye Gels, $30 Dr. […]

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June Empties and the Two Worst Mascaras Ever

June 30, 2014

I am really not kidding about the two worst mascaras that ever existed! Products in this video: Dawn Ultra New Zealand Spring Scent Dishwashing Liquid Equate Beauty Night-Time Soothing Makeup Remover Towelettes, $3.48 at Walmart Pure Silk Rich & Luxurious Shave Cream for Women Cherry Blossom, $2.19 at Walgreens Beauty Protector Protect & Oil, $25.95 […]

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Beauty Box 5 May 2014

May 10, 2014
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*These are not affiliate links. Beauty Box 5 does not offer rewards for referrals. Products in the Beauty Box 5: Maskeraide Hydrating Facial Mask, $5.99 for 1 mask, Sample size 1 mask This is a mask that you open up and place on your face and it has holes for your eyes, nose, and mouth. […]

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April’s Empties and Duds

April 28, 2014

Products in this video: Empties Beauty Protector Protect & Detangle, $21.95 from Birchbox Fekkai Brilliant Glossing Creme, $19.99 from Birchbox   Crest Complete in Cinnamon, $2.97 from Walmart Clinique All About Eyes, $30 or $50 from Clinique Phyto-C Velvet Gel, $125 from My Phyto-C Dr. Brandt Pores No More, $45 from Birchbox Maybelline Line Stiletto […]

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March Favorites

March 31, 2014
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This year is flying by! It’s hard to believe it is the end of March already. e.l.f. Lip Exfoliator $3 at eyeslipsface.com Beauty Protector Protect & Oil $25.95 at Birchbox.com Beauty Protector Protect & Detangle $21.95 at Birchbox.com Bobbi Brown Corrector in Light Bisque $24 at Sephora.com Urban Decay Eye Primer in Sin $20 at […]

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4 Ways to Bring Your Look Alive in the New Year

February 20, 2014
Beauty

A refreshed look spells confidence, vibrancy and a new attitude going into the New Year. While many of us yearn for a professional head-to-toe makeover, concentrating on just a few, do-it-yourself areas can offer big results for a rejuvenated look. Our tips will help you create a new look with a less-is-more approach by going […]

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Swap Your Beauty Products

February 7, 2014

Do you have products leftover from your Birchbox, Ipsy or other monthly beauty services that you don’t want or won’t use? Trade it!

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Julep Maven Box January 2014

January 10, 2014

I quit biting my nails after 30 years a few months ago, so I decided to reward myself by become a Julep Maven! Julep works just like Birchbox or Ipsy. You sign up for the service and each month you get a new box of girl toys. Julep is mostly nail care items and nail […]

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