Category: Hauls

Jan 09 2015

2015 First Quarter Low Buy: Appreciating the Collection (and Other Updates)

Low Buy First Quarter 2015

  For the first quarter of 2015 (January – March), I’ve decided to adopt a “low buy” policy when it comes to beauty-related items. You’ve probably heard of no-buys where one restricts ones purchases to only essential items like running out of cotton pads or face wash. And Low Buys are probably just as common …

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Jan 08 2015

My First Swap! With Silke (Laura London Blog)

My First Swap - Sleek, Soap and Glory, Bourjois

  Today, I’m so excited to share with you guys my first swap experience with my dear friend, the lovely Silke of Laura London Blog! She is one of my first blogging buddies and I could not be happier to have done my first swap with her. We both agreed on a budget and gave …

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Jan 04 2015

What I Got for Christmas 2014 (Happy New Year!)

What I got for Christmas 2014

  Hello All! I hope you’ve had a wonderful holiday season and a very, very Happy New Year. I’m back today with the first post of 2015! Woohoo! In true Blogger tradition, I’m sharing with you guys what I got for Christmas.  It was a good one and before I get into the haul, I …

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Dec 22 2014

My First CCO Haul & Other Makeup Goodies

CCO Haul - Estee Lauder 2

  For those who may not know, CCO stands for Cosmetics Company Outlet. They have locations throughout the U.S. and I think maybe the U.K. and Canada as well. CCO’s sell discounted cosmetics by the Estee Lauder family of companies (Bobbi Brown, Clinique, Estee Lauder, MAC, Stila, Origins etc) for about 30% off regular retail price. …

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Dec 12 2014

Haul and Makeup Geek Eyeshadow Palette (Blogmas Day 12)

makeup geek eyeshadow palette haul

  Besides my inability to count, I am super excited about my latest haul which helped me to finally complete my Makeup Geek Eyeshadow Palette. Makeup Geek is the brand and business built by the lovely entrepreneur and beauty guru, Marlena. Her products have fast gained immense popularity among the beauty community as well as …

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