Category Archives: Makeup/Skincare

A good drugstore highlighter

WET n Wild MegaGlo Highlighting Powder in precious petals

Do we want something more when it’s harder to get? When I first heard about the WET n Wild MegaGlo Highlighting Powder in precious petals, I was intrigued because it was getting rave reviews. It was being compared to higher end highlighters with much higher price tags, and for the most part the consensus was that it was just as good.

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Burt’s Bees Citrus Facial Scrub

Review of the Burt’s Bees Citrus Facial ScrubBurt's Bees Citrus Facial Scrub

This is a highly recommended product by one of my favorite bloggers, Kandee Johnson, the Burt’s Bees Citrus Facial Scrub. I trust her reviews and recommendations so I had very high hopes for this product. Like all things, everything is not for everyone. Something that works well for person may not for someone else. This was the case for me with the Burt’s Bees citrus facial scrub. The first time I used it, not only did it make me break out on my cheek but it also left my skin dry and irritated.

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Making the most of Lush products

Helpful tips to make the most out of your LUSH products.


  •  Split your bubble bars in half and store them in ziplock bags. Most are big enough to last two full baths!
  •  With the purchase of two massage bars, you get a free tin, or you can purchase one for $3.95. A must have to keep massage bars clean and without melting everywhere.
  •  Fill your sink with a little bit of warm water (only about an inch), place your tin on top of the water with your massage bar inside (It will float on top of the water). This will heat up the tin and melt the bar just enough to apply onto the skin.
  •  I don’t recommend cutting the soaps into pieces. The smaller the piece the harder it is to hold onto in the shower. Instead, rub it on a washcloth or loofa. It creates a wonderful lather like a shower gel and won’t melt away quickly.