Tweet Follow @ladybuggirlqtee ARE YOU READY FOR SUMMER?!? The official start of summer is June 1st, but I think that we are already feeling that summer heat here in Texas! It's already been in the 90's and we've had stormy weather and tornadoes with an unusual and early frequency this year that tells me we're in for the long haul this hot season. Show More Summary
One of my very favorite drugstore foundations is COVERGIRL Outlast Stay Fabulous 3-in-1 Foundation. I have been longing for a more luminous version to rival my holy grail Armani Luminous Silk Foundation that I wear almost everyday and it is finally here: COVERGIRL Outlast Stay Luminous Foundation. I was so excited to give it a try and put it to the test. It is a dupe?
Tweet Follow @ladybuggirlqtee WHAT'S LACTIC ACID?! Lactic Acid is simply put a chemical compound responsible to playing certain roles within biochemical processes of the human body. People constantly produce this compound with metabolism...Show More Summary
With the warmer weather here and our makeup routines lightening up for summer, it is time to rethink foundation. Now, there are certainly times when a full face of makeup and more coverage is needed - I get that. Most days, summer calls for a lighter, more natural look, at least where face makeup comes in. Show More Summary
Okay, how freakin cute are these Havaianas Flip Flops? I spotted them on the Ricky’s NYC Instagram a few weeks ago, and thanks to a Twitter follower, I was able to pick up a pair at Bed, Bath & Beyond. Thanks to a $5 off coupon, I snagged them for $23. A little pricey for […] The post Nail Polish Flip Flops – My New Favorite Thing appeared first on All Lacquered Up.
Tweet Follow @ladybuggirlqtee WE COULD ALL USE A FEW beauty TIPS... When I ran across this book, it spoke to me immediately as great guidebook for quick beauty tips that anyone can live by! I found quite a few things myself that I didn't...Show More Summary
I am always on the hunt for the easiest way to do my hair. As my hair is finally growing out from a bad haircut and is longer, I am able to play and curl it more like I used to. I have been looking for larger barrel irons and have been obsessed with the CHI ARC Automatic Rotating Curler lately. This curling iron gives my hair the perfect curls I crave in a flash!
Maybelline is celebrating 100 years of helping make women look like they are “Born with It” with a limited-edition collection in collectible packaging. I’ve been a Maybelline fan from the moment Cherry Cola Kissing Potion hit my lips, so when I spotted a Queen of New York display, I got a little giddy. Show More Summary
Tweet Follow @ladybuggirlqtee A LITTLE BACKGROUND SHEA BUTTER: I absolutely had NO idea that this ingredient is from the fat pulled from the nut of the African shea tree- Vitellaria paradoxa. It's usually a white or ivory in color and is composed mostly of fat in the form of triglycerides; these fats come from stearic and oleic acids. Show More Summary
It's a fact that the spa can do so much for your skin. With treatments ranging from facials, scrubs, masks and other indulgent treatments, they are certainly beneficial and important to maintaining glowing skin. I love to get facials and spa treatments regularly, but not as regularly as I'd like; it is just not in my budget. Show More Summary
Tweet Follow @ladybuggirlqtee WHAT IN THE WORLD IS ARGIRELINE?! This is actually a peptide called hexapeptide-3, that's a naturally-sourced protein and it's used in quite a few makeup and skincare products. Lipotec is the Spain-based company that creates the organic peptide- made up of a chain of 6 amino acids. Show More Summary
Tweet Follow @ladybuggirlqtee THE HISTORY OF TEA TREE OIL: Tea Tree oil (TTO) is also known by another name- Melaleuca oil and it has a wide range of medicinal and beneficial properties. The oil is derived from the tree's twigs and leaves...Show More Summary
Tweet Follow @ladybuggirlqtee have you tried monthly subscription boxes?... I admit that I used to have a dislike towards beauty box subscriptions in general, but just as many of us often do- I've changed my mind...I've decided thatShow More Summary
I always look forward to the MAC summer collection and MAC Wash & Dry is a little surprising. That is because this one doesn't take us to a tropical locale or normal summer setting, it takes us somewhere different, a laundromat. Yes, a laundromat.
Follow @ladybuggirlqtee Tweet THE BEAUTY CLOSET'S NEWEST GIVEAWAY WINNER IS HERE!!! PRIZE UP FOR THE WIN: A LELIASEA HAND CREAM :) > jill r. but wait...!!! there's another awesome giveaway that start today too :) prize: anavita moisturizing...Show More Summary
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If there is one thing I hate about lipstick is that I have to reapply it. Many of my favorite colors have to be reapplied often. Longlasting lipsticks are often drying. Well, Clinique is introducing their next generation of lipstick and it's a good one that seems to solve this problem: Clinique Pop Lip Colour + Primer. Show More Summary
Tweet Follow @ladybuggirlqtee SOME BACKGROUND ABOUT ACNE: There were actually a few things I didn't know about acne that I thought I might share as I myself have experienced this issue myself for many years. I understand what the frustration...Show More Summary
Even though summer has come early in the weather department here in the Northeast, I am always in the mood for a tropical vacation. The just out Zoya summer collection embodies an Island getaway and is all about the Island Fun in the Paradise Sun - which just so happens to be the names of this years collections.
There’s no better time to enjoy holographic and duo-chrome shimmer than summer. The bright sunlight electrifies the prismatic shimmer for an eye-catching effect. The a-england Rossetti’s Goddess collection, inspired by Rossetti’s painting of the Roman goddess, Proserpine, is a buffet of summer-fun sparkle. Show More Summary