7 Beauty Tips from the Women in My Family – $50 Gift Card Giveaway

7 Beauty Tips from the Women in My Family

Beauty tips tend to be passed on through the generations. During a recent family gathering, I was able to ask some of the women in my life which beauty tips they treasured the most. Lunchbox has sponsored this post, but all opinions are my own. The bond between mothers and daughters can be one of the strongest ever. I love witnessing the mother-daughter relationships in my family. Now that … [Read more...]

Exfoliating Body Scrub Recipe and $250 ULTA gift card Giveaway #Spa4YourSkin #ULTA

Exfoliating Citrus Body Scrub

Make a body scrub and create your own spa day from home. Trips to the spa might be rare, but it's easy to create mini spa days from home. Body scrub recipes are easy to make. With the new Body Benefits by Body Image® skincare collection at ULTA, you will be on your way to affordable relaxation from the comfort of your own home. This post is sponsored by Lunchbox, but all opinions are my … [Read more...]

Beauty Supply from Outside the Gene Pool #beautystory

My personal beauty supply #BeautyStory #spon

Possessing beauty is often thanks to being part of a fortunate gene pool. But often it's because of knowledge, grace, and etiquette passed on by those outside of our family members--girlfriends, celebrities, bloggers... Beauty can be taught. I'm going to tell you my #beautystory about my go-to beauty supply found in two of my close friends. Jennifer already told you about some inspiring beauties … [Read more...]

Next Level Cleansing with Sonic Technology

Next Level Cleansing with Sonic Technology

Sonic technology brings cleansing to another level. For a deeper cleansing, the Silk'n SonicCleanPlus is a device you can use at home for the body and face. This post is sponsored, but all opinions are my own. My skin has always been a trouble area for me. It's oily, zitty, and constantly feels greasy. Now that I am in my thirties, you can add wrinkles into the mix. Gone are the days of … [Read more...]

Hydrate your Skin with LANEIGE Water Products

Hydrate your Skin with LANEIGE Water Products #TimelessSkin #IC #ad

I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for LANEIGE. I received product samples to facilitate my review as well as a promotional item to thank me for my participation. Hydrate your Skin with LANEIGE Water Products When you are looking to hydrate your skin, a product with "water" in its name is quite alluring. LANEIGE water science complex helps address all … [Read more...]

How to Grow Your Hair Faster – Viviscal Hair Growth Program

How to Grow Your Hair Faster - Viviscal Hair Growth Program

How to grow your hair faster, so many people I know would love to know the secret to speeding up hair growth. Through my partnership with Viviscal, I can give you my experience with their system. Product and compensation were received, but all opinions are my own. How to Grow Your Hair Faster My only complaint about my hair is how thin it is. It has always grown somewhat quickly, but the … [Read more...]

My Gram – My Fashion Inspiration and Beauty Icon

My Gram - My Fashion Inspiration and Beauty Icon

My fashion inspiration and beauty icon has always been my Gram. My grandparents raised me, so my grandma was the one to help shape my personal style. Sponsored post by Lunchbox. My Fashion Inspiration and Beauty Icon Raising her own six kids and then stepping up to the plate to raise me, my Gram has always been an inspiration in many ways. As I get older, I recognize and appreciate her … [Read more...]

Pros and Cons of Never Aging #Adaline #IC

Pros and Cons of Never Aging #Adaline #IC

Never aging might sound like a dream, but there would be some downfalls, as well. I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for Lionsgate. I received a promotional item to thank me for my participation. The Age of Adaline Movie The Age of Adaline is a unique, romantic movie for all ages. This mystical film is more than the typical love story. Viewers will … [Read more...]

Best Spring Game Face – My 7 Step Plan

Best Spring Game Face - My 7 Step Plan

Mike and I did some major spring cleaning over the weekend. It made me think that it's also time to clean up myself. I need to get into spring-mode and get my game face on. This winter did a serious number on me, and my skin is hurting. With signs of spring trickling in, I feel inspired to make some positive changes. Sponsored post by Lunchbox, all opinions are 100% my own. My Plan to Get My … [Read more...]

Proactiv Plus Review

The miracle that is Proactiv+ #MC #Sponsored

This year I turned 30. It is really not a huge deal. I mean it's just a number, right? Well, yeah, except all sorts of strange things are happening to my skin. Age spots, wrinkles, acne, dryness, greasiness. What is going on?! I thought a benefit of aging would at least be less acne. Now I just have acne AND wrinkles. I participated in an Influencer Activation Program on behalf of … [Read more...]

Hairfinity Hair Vitamins – Celebrity Hair Secret #hairfinity

Hairfinity Hair Vitamins - Celebrity Hair Secret #hairfinity

Every woman that I know does something to their hair. I think every woman I know at least highlights their hair. It's common to put our locks through a lot these days, so it's important to make sure that we nourish them from within. I received product and compensation for this post. All opinions are my own. Hairfinity Hair Vitamins I am lucky in that my hair has always seemed to grow … [Read more...]

Ready for Fall Hair with NEXXUS® at Walgreens Savings

Ready for Fall Hair with NEXXUS® at Walgreens Savings

Fall hair colors tend to be deeper, richer, and more luxurious in my opinion, and I am looking forward to a new hairstyle for the season. To get started with a healthy base, it's best to use great hair products like, NEXXUS®. This post is sponsored by Lunchbox, but all opinions are my own. Ready for Fall Hair I am so overdue for a hair change. It's been so long that I now actually know what … [Read more...]

Importance of Confidence #BeautyIs

Walgreens and Dove want to Reward you for Sharing what #BeautyIs to You

Confidence and positive self-esteem are two things I have always struggled with. To this day I have to force myself to be confident and not put myself down. Having confidence is about so much more than beauty. It's about loving the person that you are. This post is sponsored by Lunchbox, but all opinions are my own. I am happy to be a part of this campaign on such an important topic about what … [Read more...]

I HAD Facial Hair and Acne #SilknProducts #MC #Sponsored

Facial hair on this lady no more! #SilknProducts #sponsored #MC

Yeah, I'm a girl. And I had facial hair. I have come to accept that the human body is pretty much just repulsive so I don't mind sharing since we all have to deal with our own grotesque issues. I received the Silk'n Flash&Go Permanent Hair Removal Device to facilitate my review and I have used affiliate links where applicable. But all thoughts and opinions are my own. #MC … [Read more...]

RSVP for the #WalgreensBeauty Twitter Party

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Join us for the #WalgreensBeauty Twitter party! Do you love a good Twitter Party? You know we do and we’re excited to host a party about must have summer beauty products! On August 13 2014 at 3:00pm ET, please join us for the #WalgreensBeauty Twitter Party where we’ll be discussing go-to looks and summer trends, and giving you a chance to win prizes! My summer beauty routine is quite … [Read more...]

Summer Sun Protection Routine with NEUTROGENA

Shelley Floppy Hat

Sun protection is a huge part of my summer skin care routine. Thanks to my partnership with Lunchbox, I am sharing some ways to perfect your routine and to save you some money with NEUTROGENA®. All opinions are my own. So, our skin has been cooped up all winter and all it wants is to soak up those sun rays. That's fine, but do it safely. I am a true believer that sunshine is good for you, but … [Read more...]

Value your Beauty with Dove and Family Dollar

Value your Beauty with Dove and Family Dollar

The words family and beauty immediately make me think of my Gram. She is a true beauty inside and out. Not only is she a gorgeous 81 year old fox, but she has a beautiful, genuine, and caring soul. This post is brought to you by Lunchbox, but all opinions are my own. This campaign is making me realize that my Gram and I do not have enough good pictures together. She hates photos and usually … [Read more...]

Hydrolyzed Collagen Products from NeoCell

neocell beauty products

Hydrolyzed Collagen products from NeoCell were sent to me for review purposes.  All opinions are my own.  Most of us are trying to fight the aging process and on the hunt for products to help us do so.  As seen on the Dr. Oz show recently, hydrolyzed collagen is an effective way to help promote skin elasticity and fight the signs of aging. Hydrolyzed Collagen Products from NeoCell NeoCell sent … [Read more...]

Join me at the #WalgreensBeauty Twitter Party

#WalgreensBeauty Twitter Party #shop

It's a new year and a perfect opportunity to explore new trends to update your look.  Walgreens is the ultimate beauty destination to find everything you need from head to toe.  Enhance your natural beauty with a swoop of the new L'Oreal Butterfly Mascara, or go all out with haircare, skincare, and oral whitening products.  Walgreens knows how to be beautiful and has great savings on beauty and … [Read more...]

Kid-Safe Nail Polish from Piggy Paint

Kid-Safe Nail Polish from Piggy Paint

I am so excited about Christmas coming – this year we are going to be ready. I promise. (It all has to do with me starting to plan in October). I have a couple little girls (nieces) on my list, and gifts for them are always super pink and super fun to shop for! I was excited to find Piggy Paint, and even more excited when they sent me some to review! Piggy Paint Kid Friendly Nail Polish I hadn’t … [Read more...]

Aloette Red Wine Peel Exfoliant

aloette red wine peel

ALOETTE Red Wine Peel Exfoliant was provided to me at no cost.  All opinions are my own.  Wine night has taken on a new meaning in this house.  It now consists of me applying it to my face! Aloette Red Wine Peel Exfoliant It's no secret that wine contains several anti-oxidant properties.  In moderation, drinking it has many health benefits.  Turns out, it's also a great exfoliant and … [Read more...]

Dove Clear Tone Deodorant for Prettier Armpits

Dove Clear Tone Deodorant for Prettier Armpits

I participated in a campaign on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for Dove. I received product samples to facilitate my review as well as a promotional item as a thank-you for participating.  All opinions are my own. Dove Clear Tone Deodorant for Prettier Armpits Have you ever seen a person with completely smooth underarms?  I never understand how one achieves this look.  With all the abuse … [Read more...]

How Clean is Your Smile #FABSmile

Do you have good oral hygiene? #FABSmile #Sponsored

I have spent an astronomical amount of money on my teeth, which is why I feel like my smile better be worth a million bucks.  When offered the chance to work with FlossAndBrush.com, I was thrilled.  I am getting a whole year's membership for free but all my thoughts and opinions are my own. How Clean is Your Smile? Oral hygiene is an incredibly important part of your health, appearance and … [Read more...]

Calvin Klein Summer 2013 Body Spray Sweepstakes

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Just complete the sweepstakes entry form for a chance to win a bottle of Calvin Klein Summer 2013 Body Spray valued at $54.95. One winner will be chosen at random on January 1st, 2014. The winner will be notified by email and the body spray will be shipped within 3-5 business days after the contest ends. Promotion valid for United States residents only, you must be 18 or older to enter, contest … [Read more...]

Filtered Shower Water for Beautiful Hair and Skin #T3Source

Before and After Shower Head

I participated in a campaign on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for T3. I received a product sample to facilitate my review and as a thank you for participating. My hair may not be dyed, but it is light blonde and dries out really quickly.  Having Chicago water is really hard on my hair and skin.  I am constantly using all kinds of product to try and replenish moisture to my hair and skin due … [Read more...]

Let’s Talk about Nails #IHeartMyNailArt Twitter Party #cbias

#IHeartMyNailArt

I am a member of the Collective Bias®  Social Fabric® Community.  I am being compensated to host this Twitter party as part of a social shopper insights study for Collective Bias® #cbias #SocialFabric Our nails are like tiny accessories that we can change up to express our style, mood, or match an outfit.  The possibilities are endless and there's no salon required.  With the help of products … [Read more...]

Join Me for a HOT Twitter Party #Cool2LookHot #cbias

hot legs

I am a member of the Collective Bias®  Social Fabric® Community.  I am being compensated to host this Twitter party as part of a social shopper insights study for Collective Bias® #cbias #SocialFabric This summer it's cool to have hot legs.  Your #1 fashion accessory is your skin, so it's important to keep it looking its best.  Hot Legs has a whole lineup of products to help you to put your … [Read more...]

Add AquaVie to Your Skin Care Routine

skincare white clay for face

Do you have a skin care routine?  I try to, but without the right products my skin can easily become over-dry and irritated.  When I had the chance to review the AquaVie Cleansing system, I was a little skeptical but very excited.  I received the total Cleansing System which includes Gentle Cleansing Lotion, Gentle Cleansing Milk and the Gentle Exfoliating Scrub.  Plus, they threw in a ton of … [Read more...]

Boost Your Style With Hair Chalk

Headbutting Hair Chalk style

Hair chalk gives you the perfect style boost for a night full of fun!  My sister and I sported some chalk for the BlogHer'12 Sparklecorn party.  It was such a fun night!  We were given the chalk to review, and this was the perfect opportunity to do so. Hair Style with Color Using Hair Chalk is temporary and super vibrant.  It comes out on the first wash so there is no commitment.  It's super … [Read more...]

Beautiful Creatures Inspired Makeup from Pur Minerals

Beautiful Creatures Inspired Makeup

Beautiful Creatures is a highly anticipated new movie that hits theaters on February 14, 2013.  To celebrate, Pur Minerals has created a collection inspired by the film.  Being the Pur Minerals fan that I am, I could not wait to check it out! Beautiful Creatures Inspired Makeup The nice compact kit is loaded with everything you need to transform yourself into a beautiful creature.  The … [Read more...]

Repiderm Acne Treatment Review

repiderm

Arg! Adult acne will probably plaque me for a long time without constant treatment. Having had acne since about 13, I have been through many products that have not been great (or made it worse) - and only found a mix of a few will keep it under control (yes, I know pharmaceutical products might make a difference, but I don't like the idea of taking lots of pills). Recently I got the chance to try … [Read more...]

Keep Lips Smooth with eos

eos for lips

Keep your lips smooth this winter season with eos lip balm.  eos - Evolution of Smooth - brings you USDA organic lip balm in the unique shape of a sphere.  They want you to give the gift of lovely lips this holiday season! Like any typical girly-girl, I adore lip balms and glosses.  I love to experiment with different scents, flavors and types of lip products.  However, I am also trying to … [Read more...]

Massive Maybelline Sweepstakes

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SWEEPSTAKES: Massive Maybelline Sweepstakes Like the WomanFreebies Facebook page and then complete the entry form. WHO CAN ENTER: US and Canada SWEEPSTAKES EXPIRES: 02/05/2013 PRIZE(S): One hundred winners will win a $5 CVS gift card to be used towards the purchase of a Maybelline Color Show nail polish in the color of their choice. CLICK TO ENTER THIS SWEEPSTAKES! … [Read more...]

Holiday Hair Wishes Come True With Hair Products From Folica

holiday hair products folica

Holiday parties means holiday hairdos.  For me, this adds some stress.  I struggle with my fine, thin hair and have to be very careful about which hair products that I use.  Folica understands this and wants to help us all look our best this season! During the months of November and December, Folica.com is offering a special promotion where everyone wins up to $50 to spend on hair styling … [Read more...]

Hair Nutrition Vitamins Giveaway

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SWEEPSTAKES: Hair Nutrition Vitamins® Giveaway! WHO CAN ENTER: US only SWEEPSTAKES EXPIRES: 12/16/2012 PRIZE(S): Register for a chance to win a case (12/case, Year's Supply) of Hair Nutrition Vitamins® - Our Best Hair Vitamins! - $156 Value!! Hair Nutrition® Vitamins provides hair with much needed structural nutrition & proteins to make hair stronger, longer, & healthier and with … [Read more...]

Fall Beauty with Mia Mariu

fall makeup

Fall is here and it's time to not only update my wardrobe, but also my makeup.  I had been interested in trying Mia Mariu for a while now, so I jumped at the chance for a review. Fall Makeup When the seasons change I like to take that as an opportunity to make a lot of changes myself.  I like to thoroughly go through my closets and drawers and get rid of stuff that I know I will never use.  … [Read more...]

Acne Skin Care Treatments at Home with Tria

tria blue light

Acne-prone skin has haunted me for most of my adult life.  That is why I am beyond excited to tell you that I am participating in the Tria blogger review program!  This means that I am reviewing the Tria Skin Perfecting Blue Light from Tria Beauty. Skin Treatments at Home Dermatologists have been using blue light treatments to treat acne for years.  The blue light is a non-UV light therapy … [Read more...]

It Works Body Wraps

it works body wraps

Just in case you missed seeing my review of It Works Body Wraps, you can still check it out here. The process was weird, but I was pretty happy with the results, and as I remember to use the defining gel, I am still seeing some change on my arms and legs where I am using it. At the time of the review, It Works Body Wraps were in such high demand that there was a back order on the products. … [Read more...]

Face Treatments at Home with Nutra Sonic

face treatments at home

Pamper your face daily with the Nutra Sonic Cleansing System.  Skip the expensive spa treatments and use this system to revitalize your face daily in your very own bathroom.  For about the price of one or two spa treatments, you can own this system that will give you professional results. The Nutra Sonic Cleansing System from Nutra Luxe MD is an affordable at-home system that will truly work … [Read more...]

Pur Minerals Eye Shadow Trios

eye shadow trios from pur minerals

New Eye Shadow Trios are coming out from Pur Minerals!  They have launched a newly formulated line of Eye Shadow Trios with amazing new shades and firming ingredients.  There are 10 different color combinations to choose from, sure to match everyone's outfits, moods and emotions! Being the huge Pur Minerals fan that I am, I am always anxious to try out their new products.  Of course I … [Read more...]

Hair Happiness with Cureology

Cureology Hair Courage

As women, many times we find ourselves on the search for the perfect hair products. I know personally this has been a struggle. I can never seem to find just the right shampoo or conditioner that I can really tell makes a true difference in my hair. Finding products that don't have a ton of chemical additives is hard enough, let alone finding products that have all of the other great features I … [Read more...]

15% off First order at Beautorium Coupon Code

beautorium coupon code

COUPON CODE: First15 15% off your first order at Beautorium when you spend $50 or more. CODE CAN BE USED AT: Beautorium CODE EXPIRES: 12/31/2012 DISCOUNT AMOUNT: 15% off CLICK TO USE THIS CODE! --> … [Read more...]

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