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Get Ready with Me featuring May Boxycharm and Ipsy boxes

May 18, 2017

I tried something a little different this month. Instead of an unboxing, I did a full face look with products from the May Boxycharm and Ipsy subscription boxes. Let me know if you love this format! Boxycharm Highlight & Contour Palette by IBY Beauty $40 Liquid Glow by Temptu $29.50 Round Contour Brush by Crown […]

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Ipsy Glam Bag Review December 2016

December 23, 2016
Ipsy December 2016

December's Ipsy Glam Bag was pretty good. The bag NYX Prismatic Eyeshadow in  Punk Heart $6 REN Clean Skincare Glycol Lactic Radiance Renewal Mask Full Size $55, Sample Value $13.50 Marc Anthony True Professional Nourishing Argan Oil of Morocco Deep Hydrating Treatment $3 Josie Maran Cosmetics Argan Enlightenment Illuminizer Full Size $26, Sample Value $12 […]

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Ipsy Glam Bag September 2016

September 23, 2016

  Ipsy's September theme was Glamazon. And the bag did not dissapoint. Products in the bag: Eyeko Eye Do Eyeliner, Full Size $20, Sample Value $10 IT Cosmetics Superher Mascara, Full Size $24, Sample Value  $13 NUXE Moisturizing Mask Crème Fraîche de Beauté, Full Size $25, Sample Value $8 Christie Brinkley® Authentic Skincare Complete Clarity […]

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Ipsy Glam Bag August 2016

August 22, 2016

The bag: Products in the bag: 111SKIN Bio Cellulose Facial Treatment Mask $26.33 ($20 pounds)  Lord&Berry 20100 maximatte crayon lipstick in Intimacy $22.07 US ($20 euro) There was no size info on their website, but due to similar photos I guessed at full size. FORMULA X Nail Polish in Dollface Full Size $10.50, Sample value […]

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Ipsy Glam Bag Review June 2016

June 15, 2016
ipsy bag June 2016 graffiti

My June Ipsy bag came in today. I LOVE getting these subscription boxes in the mail. This month's theme was Rebel Rebel and the bag was covered in graffiti. Products in the bag: Pink-tini Satin Lip Color Full size $12 Boo Boo Cover Up Full size $10 Doucce Boombastic Lash Volumizer Mascara Full size $24, […]

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Ipsy Glam Bag Reviews – May 2016

May 18, 2016
Ipsy May 2016

This month's Ipsy bag was one of the best in a while! Products in the bag: Mellow Cosmetics Creamy Matte Lipstick in Nude Full size $13 This is a comfortable, long-wearing matte lipstick that comes in 10 different shades. GlamGlow Supermud Clearing Treatment Full size $69, Sample Size $20.30 A mud mask that claims to […]

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Ipsy Glam Bag April – Unboxing and Reviews

April 18, 2016
Ipsy Glam Bag April

April's Ipsy Glam Bag theme was Dreamers. I love the bag this month. It's super cute. Products in the bag: Crown Brush duo fiber blush brush $6 REN SKincare Evercalm Global Protection Day Cream Sample Value $27 Moroccan Oil Treatment Sampe Value $6 Starlooks Cream Eye Shadow in Rose Gold estimated value $5 tarte Cosmetics […]

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Ipsy Glam Bag – March

March 22, 2016
Ipsy Glam Bag March 2016

Ipsy Glam Bag March 2016 The bag Products in the bag Beau Gâchis® Paris Eyeshadow Brush $12 Aphrodite Skin Care Replenishing Eye Cream Full size $27.99, Sample value $14 OFRA Cosmetics Green Go Eyeliner $13 ModelCo LIP LACQUER Lip Gloss in Socialite, Full size $24, Sample Value $12 IT Cosmetics Bye Bye Under Eye® Anti-Aging […]

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Ipsy Glam Bag February 2016

February 17, 2016

Check out Ipsy here. Paula Dorff Baby Eyes Enhancer Full Size $20 Sample Value $10 Trust Fund Beauty polish in I'm Kind of a Big Deal Full Size $15 Margaret Dabbs crystal nail file Full Size $17.15 Smashbox Cosmetics Photo Finish Primer Oil Full Size $42 Sample Value $5.46 BellaPierre Cosmetics Mineral Blush in Desert […]

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Ipsy Glam Bag January 2016

January 18, 2016
Ipsy Glam Bag January 2016

Check out ipsy here. Products in the bag: Mr. Write Now in Scott – Full size $17 Mitchell and Peach English Growers Body Cream – Sample size $8.55 Peek Beauty Natural Stain Brow Powder in Expresso – Sample size $12 Value guessed on this one as site had no sizes listed. City Color Eyeshadow Trio […]

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Ipsy Glam Bag November 2015

November 16, 2015

Check out Ipsy here. Products in the bag: China Glaza Nail Laquer in Soft Sienna Silks, Full size. $7.50 Smashbox Cosmetics Full Exposure Mascara, Full Size $20, Sample Size $5.26 Crown Brush oval concealer brush Retail $7.45 on sale for $2.98 CoolWay strong hold spray, Full Size $19.95, Sample Size $3 tre'StiQue Mini Matte Lip […]

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Ipsy Glam Bag October 2015

October 20, 2015
ipsy glam bag october 2015

The October Ipsy theme is alter ego. I'm not thrilled with the bag, but I'm not a gold person. Products in the bag: Ayers Pampas Sunrise Hand Cream Full size $12.50, Sample Size $6.25 Coastal Scents Xpress Line Cosmetic Pencil Full size $4.95 on sale for $2.95 tarte deluxe LipSurgence™ skintuitive lip gloss in energy […]

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Ipsy Glam Bag June 2015

June 29, 2015
ipsy glam bag june 2015

Products in the bag: J. Cat Beauty Liptitude Hydrating Lip Stain in Hikilicious, Full Size $5.99 Smashbox Cosmetics Photo Finish Foundation Primer, Full Size $36, Sample Value $9 BioRepublic SkinCare Sheet Mask Trio, Full Size $35.99 for 8, Sample Value $13.49 Glamierre Flat Top Concealer Brush, Full Size $5.95  tre’StiQue Mini Shadow Crayon in Marimoto […]

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ipsy glam bag May 2015

May 11, 2015

Products in the bag: Urban Decay 24/7 Glide on Lip Pencil in Ozone + BONUS Revolution High-Color Lipgloss, Full size $16 Sample Value $4.80 BelláPierre Cosmetics Waterproof Mineral Gel Eyeliner Pencil in Ebony, FULL SIZE $14.99 NUXE Rêve de Miel® Facial Cleansing and Make-Up Removing Gel, Full size $19, Sample Value $1.41 Pixi by Petra Beauty […]

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Ipsy Glam Bag April 2015

April 20, 2015
ipsy april 2015

Products in the Ipsy Glam Bag: Julie G Nail Polish in Damsel, Full Size $3.99 I love Julie G polishes and own several already. Some of the formulas are a bit watery but they are great for the price. KCO Colors Cream Lipstick in Natural Born Beauty, Full Size $8.00 theBalm Nude Dude Eyeshadow single […]

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Ipsy Glam Bag March 2015

March 17, 2015
Ipsy Glam Bag March 2015

Products in the bag: Healthy Sexy Hair Soy Renewal Creme Oil, Full Size $22.95, Sample Value $5.46 Dr. Brandt Skincare pores no more anti-aging mattifying lotion, Full size $60, Sample Value $8.82   NYX Cosmetics Butter Lipstick in Little Susie, Full Size $6 Marsk Mineral Eyeshadow in Lucky Penny, Full Size $22 Chella Ivory Lace […]

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ipsy Glam Bag February 2015

February 14, 2015
ipsy glam bag february 2015

Products in the Bag: Cargo Mini Lip Gloss in Anguilla, Retail Value $16, Sample Value $2.77 JOYA Composition No. 1 Parfum Oil 32, Retail Value $112, Sample Value $8.06 Luxie Beauty Large Angled Face Brush 504, Retail Value $16 ModelCO Blush in , Retail Value $22, Sample Value $9.42 Rob Scheppy for ‘Tini Beauty Eyeshadow, […]

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ipsy Glam Bag January 2015

January 16, 2015

January’s ipsy Glam Bag Products in the bag: Hikari Mechanical Eye Liner in Storm, Full Size $13 I’m not really impressed with this eye liner. I like the color but its not a very soft cream. It pulls and the color doesn’t come out well unless you use some pressure. La Fresh Eco-Beauty Be Good. […]

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Ipsy Glam Bag December 2014

December 17, 2014
ipsy glam bag December 2014

This month’s Ipsy Glam Bag was disappointing. Every time I get a disappointing bag the next month is amazing though. So I’m looking forward to January. Products in the bag: Bumble and Bumble Straight Blow Dry, Retail Value $29, Sample Value $2.90 I am excited to try this product, but it is unlikely that I […]

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Ipsy Glam Bag October 2014

October 16, 2014
Ecru New York acacia Protein BB Cream

This was another fantastic ipsy bag! Products in the bag: Ecru New York Acacia Protein BB Balm, Retail Value $12, Full size I am excited to try this because I have never tried a BB cream for hair. It has a light fragrance. It is paraben free and color safe. Skyn Iceland Mini Glacial Cleansing […]

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Ipsy Glam Bag September 2014

September 18, 2014
Ipsy Glam Bag September 2014

September’s Ipsy Glam bag was really nice. The bag is my favorite so far! Crown Brush Infinity Shadow/Crease Duo Brush, Retal Value $6.99 This is a soft brush! There wasn’t any info about the brush on their website. The bristles are synthetic, which it what I prefer. The only thing I don’t like is that […]

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Ipsy Glam Bag August 2014 Unboxing and Review

August 15, 2014
Ipsy Glam Bag August 2014

I have really loved my ipsy glam bag subscription. I was really happy with this August’s bag! This month’s bag is white with orange dots and an orange zipper. I like the change in the shape of the bag. Products in the bag: Absolute Lip Balm by NickaK. Ipsy seems to be really loving this […]

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Ipsy Glam Bag July 2014 Review

July 14, 2014

The ipsy Glam Bag has really been on a roll the last few months. This one did not disappoint! Products in the bag: Bare Minerals 5-in-1 BB Advanced Performance Cream Eyeshadow Broad Spectrum SPF 15, Full Size $18 for .10oz, Sample Size .03oz $5.40 This is supposed to be a long wearing eyeshadow/primer that smooths […]

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Ipsy Glam Bag June 2014

June 11, 2014
Ipsy Glam Bag June 2014

Usually Ipsy is one of my favorite bags. I was a little disappointed with May’s bag. With June’s bag Ipsy is back on top! This month’s bag is navy with pineapples and palm trees. I don’t love it but I don’t hate it either. I will probably give it away just because I don’t need […]

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Ipsy Bag Review – May 2014

May 12, 2014
Ipsy May 2014

Products in the ipsy bag: I am not crazy about this month’s bag. It’s an eco bag with green leaves and a burlap look. Just not my style. Pur~lisse pur~moist hydra balance moisturizer, Retail $55 for 1.7oz, Sample 0.5oz value $16.17 This is an expensive moisturizer! It feels very nice. Not too thick and not […]

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Ipsy Glam Bag Review April 2014

April 11, 2014
Ipsy Glam Bag April 2014 - Dishwater Dreams

I got my Ipsy Glam Bag yesterday and I LOVE it! It is my favorite one so far. The Ipsy subscription isn’t a box, it’s a bag. And every month it comes in a different style bag. Last month’s was ok, but not really my style. This month, I adore the bag. I actually switched […]

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Ipsy Bag Review March 2014

March 12, 2014
Ipsy March 2014

March’s Ipsy bag arrived today! ) Pixie Flawless Beauty Primer – 12ml Retail Value $9 I was excited to see a primer in my bag because I’ve been operating almost entirely on primer samples for months! I just can’t seem to commit to one. Verdit: Definitely will use. NYX Love in Rio Eyeshadow Retail Value […]

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Ipsy Box Review February 2014

February 25, 2014
ipsy february 2014

Better late than never right? This is my first month getting the Ipsy box so I wanted to make sure that I really knew what I wanted to say. The package came in this hot pink bubble envelope which made me totally excited to see what was inside! The contents were in a small pink […]

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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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Black and Leopard

March 21, 2014
Black and Tiger

I can’t stand how much I love this dress! Demi Base – $39.95 – Miche Jenna Shell – $39.95 – Miche Iska floral dress $42 – Lipsy platform pumps $92 – Swarovski ring  

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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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