Beauty

  • Empties: January & February 2015

    Empties: January & February 2015

    This pile looks bigger than usual, but that’s because I collected all of these empty bottles over the past two months. Here are my brief thoughts about each product, and whether or not I thought it would be a worthy purchase. BODY Nubian Heritage Goat’s Milk & Chai Body Wash – a very pleasant body […] Read more…

  • How does Michael Todd Soniclear compare to Clarisonic brush alternatives Foreo LUNA Mini and Clinique Purifying Cleansing Brush?

    Michael Todd Soniclear Cleansing System

    When it comes to beauty brushes only one name comes to mind, but did you know that there are other fish in the sea? I recently had the opportunity to try new Michael Todd Soniclear Cleansing System features World’s first antibacterial cleansing brush, and also compared it to other non-standard sonic cleansing tools from my […] Read more…

Subscription Boxes

  • Memebox The January Box (Global #19) Unboxing & Review + Working Discount Codes

    Memebox The January Box Review

    Just like Seeds & Flowers, Memebox The January Box was one of the last boxes curated by the Korean team before Memebox Global became Memebox USA. It is also the unofficial Global #19, which everyone believes is the last edition in the long-running Global box series. I’m kinda sad about that because Global boxes [as […] Read more…

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    Weekly Favorites #15

    Did you know that in Russia where I’m from Spring officially starts on March 1st, as in, today? Even though it will take a while for the air and the ground to warm up, there is something oddly comforting about knowing that sunny days are just around the corner. In this Weekly Favorites post I am featuring […] Read more…

Nails

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    Weekly Favorites #15

    Did you know that in Russia where I’m from Spring officially starts on March 1st, as in, today? Even though it will take a while for the air and the ground to warm up, there is something oddly comforting about knowing that sunny days are just around the corner. In this Weekly Favorites post I am featuring […] Read more…

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    Quick & Easy Watercolor Nail Art Idea

    Purchased Affiliate Links It’s been a while since I last did a nail post. Truth be told, my digits have been in horrible shape this winter – bendy, weak, and breaking whenever they snag on a sweater or a scarf. As I’m going through early Spring cleaning in my desktop folders, I came across several […] Read more…

Giveaways

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    Bestowed Box February 2015: Review & Giveaway

    Hello, yum! This is Bestowed‘s tagline and also the words I say every time I greet this bright orange package by the mailbox. The February box is all about loving the most important person in your life… yep, yourself! Nourish your body with this small collection of wholesome snacks and drinks, carefully selected by a nutritionist […] Read more…

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    Oridel Regenerating Face Oil is a Real Gem, Literally!

    I’m no stranger to face oils, and beauty oils in general, so I never shy away from trying well-formulated serums like Oridel Liquid Gem Regenerating Face Oil, despite having combination skin. You’re probably thinking “whatever, it’s just another beauty oil like dozens of others out there”, but look closer and you’ll spot something very interesting […] Read more…