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T ..

Maryland 21078
Hi, I go by T, and I am a regular person looking to save money is the beauty aisle. I have always loved makeup and skincare products, and I tend to gravitate towards the drugstores and major discount stores to find the goodies. A year or two ago, I decided to set up a blog and share my... Full Bio
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Quick review: Pulse Perfection by T .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Skin & Beauty So, I believe I mentioned before that I found Maybelline Pulse Perfection on sale at my local Target. I don't think the price point is appealing to the demographic in my ar ... Read on »
Thank God I don't have dogs because they would be licking my mango feet by T .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Skin & Beauty When I was a kid I really wasn't enthusiastic about mangoes. In fact, they kind of repulsed me. I didn't like the smell, the texture, the fibers getting caught ... Read on »
Some people read tea leaves, I read makeup (there is a review somewhere in here too) by T .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Skin & Beauty Makeup does more than just beautify and correct. With some analysis, the products also tell us what features we are obsessed with, whether for good or bad. For instance, w ... Read on »
The pandas will attack my hair (Garnier Anti-humidity spray with bamboo) by T .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Skin & Beauty Well, if you regularly read this blog then you know that I have been searching for a hairspray that will fight humidity. You also know that I really have not ventured ... Read on »
Avon brings the word "intensive" to a whole new level by T .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Skin & Beauty Photo from avon.com Several years ago I traveled to Germany during one of the harshest winters in 100 years. The cold was wretched, horrid, treacherous, bitter, a ... Read on »
Eye make them smolder (lol, poopy pun) by T .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Skin & Beauty Back in the day I was all about the smokey eye. My mission was to make all, men and women, suffer from the smoke inhalation caused by my hot eyes. Had I been a superhero t ... Read on »
my lashes can fan a fire by T .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Skin & Beauty photo from covergirl.com So, I have been on a mascara kick. I am even revisiting ones I had tried before. Now in the rotations is Cover Girl's Fantastic Lash ... Read on »
Quick Tip: tightlining by T .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Skin & Beauty I love to tightline my eyes. (Tightlining is when you line the base of your top lashes. You do this by pushing the liner into the base of your upper lashes. So the liner ... Read on »
At least Maybelline didn't lie to me by T .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Skin & Beauty After the debacle that is Revlon Ultimate super-stick lips. I went back to a sleeper hit that was hiding in my lipstick drawer: Maybelline Mineral Power Lip color. Hmm, t ... Read on »
I've gotta be doing something wrong by T .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Skin & Beauty Soo, I don't know if I have mentioned this before, but Revlon is one of my favorite drugstore brands. I love their super lustrous lipsticks, their Colorstay foundations, po ... Read on »
Quick Tip! Happy 4th by T .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Skin & Beauty Hi beautiful readers (yeah you, I am talking to you!), Just a quick tip, don't forget to let go of the firecracker after lighting it. Don't forget to run away from the ... Read on »
Quick Tip: L'oreal eye shadow primer and more fun by T .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Skin & Beauty The L'oreal Decrease eyeshadow primer is not bad. I bought this a while back and tried it yesterday for the first time. I was impressed; this is just a first impression. H ... Read on »
Nice KaPOW, but not worth the walk of shame by T .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Skin & Beauty I love voluminous eyelashes, and L'oreal's new mascara promised me lush lashes. Did they fulfill the promise? Yeah, for the most part, but the mascara brought along so ... Read on »
Children's books do more than just teach to read... by T .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Skin & Beauty Don't rush out to buy these. Not so good, not so conditioning (as claimed), very sticky. Never seems to dry to a nice finish. A review will come. Read on »
What Not to Wear will not surprise me (I hope...) by T .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Skin & Beauty I love makeover ambush shows. They are dangerous to my productivity. If a show is on and I happen to catch it, forget the dirty laundry. I am going to have to go to Walm ... Read on »
There is nothing "ultra" nor "gel-like" about this by T .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Skin & Beauty I live in a bittersweet state of mind when it comes to accessibility of cosmetics. When I lived in Northern Virginia, I had my pick of brands and stores. Granted, I didn' ... Read on »
Hmm...I'd thought you'd be cooler by T .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Skin & Beauty I didn't date a lot in college, but I did crush a lot--and by "crush a lot" I don't mean the Big Pun way (meaning sex), I mean the regular school girl way (see a person, fi ... Read on »
We have a Winner! by T .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Skin & Beauty The drawing transpired on a Saturday evening. The names were written on little pieces of paper. The papers were expertly folded so that no one could see the name. Then T ... Read on »
Is that hairspray or are you just happy to see me? by T .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Skin & Beauty I hate humidity. Actually, I don't know anyone who says, "Yay, today it's 100 percent humidity. Yum, I love humid days. Oh look! Frizz! I look great with frizzy hair. ... Read on »
Reminder--Contest, last day May 29th! by T .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Skin & Beauty the collection Inside my head in the drugstore makeup aisle... "hmmm...I have been wanting to try this foundation, what shade works? I could go home and just ... Read on »