Dry vs. Dehydrated Skin

As if chapped lips and static cling weren't bad enough, winter is also a time of changes to your skin. Lots of women report either dry or dehydrated skin. And yes, there is a difference. Quite a significant one, actually, even though it can be tricky to decipher between the two. And it's important to … Continue reading Dry vs. Dehydrated Skin

Gift Guide for Makeup Lovers

Now, if you aren't into makeup, venturing into the world of makeup for the sake of a gift for someone else can be intimidating. Trust me - I've seen the panicked look in my husband's eyes as he realizes he has to go into a Sephora or Ulta without me to buy me a gift.

Mary Kay Makeup Must-Haves | Brand Loyalty

All righty, let's talk about something that often goes hand-in-hand with direct sales companies: brand loyalty. Brand loyalty is a simple concept: it means that you only use products from that brand. All network marketing companies encourage brand loyalty, and some representatives will tell you it's a must. Brand loyalty shows that you're confident enough in … Continue reading Mary Kay Makeup Must-Haves | Brand Loyalty

Review: Mary Kay Blending Sponge – A Firmer, Better Blender

Lots of things exist on a spectrum. Beauty sponges do not. Beauty sponges are either good or horrid. There is no in between. If you're a makeup junkie (#guilty), you know this. The two main stand outs are the Beauty Blender and the Real Techniques Miracle Complexion Sponge (the one I used to use). However, almost every other brand has released a beauty sponge, and I was excited when Mary Kay announced they were going to be releasing one!