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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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You had me at "airbrush finish" *updated* by T .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Skin & Beauty UPDATE 2/8/09: I went to Ulta today and they had testers out for the Liquid Mousse, after some swatches, I do believe that "Natural Beige" (medium 2.5) would be another g ... Read on »
like buttah by T .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Skin & Beauty I usually am not a fan of L'oreal drugstore cosmetics.  I find it on the pricier side, and I don't like the end results.  However, I was watching MakeupbyTiffanyD 's videos ... Read on »
I chewed on some seeds and slapped them on my face by T .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Skin & Beauty photo from meetmark.com At least that is what it feels like to use mark.'s new face scrub Berry Grand Exfoliating Beads.  The name is misleading.  The scrub is n ... Read on »
I am so loving... by T .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Skin & Beauty I don't watch The Hills, Gossip Girl, or any of the other show that have awesome makeup looks, which involve massive amounts of black eyeliner.  To tell the truth, it's a g ... Read on »
What can brown do? by T .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Skin & Beauty Well for me, it makes me beautiful.  Can you believe that I have encountered people who did not find me pretty or acknowledgeable simply because of my brown skin?  Predicta ... Read on »
I hauled by T .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Skin & Beauty All is well, I have more reviews coming, and hopefully I can take pics of eye looks.  I just hauled some goodies thanks to gift cards and sales. yay. I got several waterpr ... Read on »
makeup, baubles, and life by T .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Skin & Beauty This morning I woke up, and I looked at a basket right next to my bed.  Then I looked at a collection of paintings of trees.  These two things remind me of two separate peo ... Read on »
...And for fun by T .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Skin & Beauty Here are some eye looks. They looked from the last days. I used  -UDPP as a primer -NYX Jumbo eye stick in yogurt on inner half of eye and paci ... Read on »
It's Primer time! by T .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Skin & Beauty So, at one point I just gave up on primers.  They either left me lumpy or greasy.  I always had high hopes, and I would always get let down.  It was like the companies purp ... Read on »
Quick! Call the fuzz! There's a bandit on the loose...and it's me by T .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Skin & Beauty Yesterday, I went around the mall and shopping centers to find fun, little stocking stuffers for Christmas.  Not much really piqued my interest until I went to TJ Maxx.  I ... Read on »
Foundations-R-Us part 2 by T .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Skin & Beauty Finally, I am pretty much done with the semester.  I just have to give three finals, grade those, and I am home free.  Yay, reviews, hauls, and books here I come.  I have f ... Read on »
I have been gone for a while. by T .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Skin & Beauty I am so sorry that I have been gone for so long.  I have been bogged down by work, but the semester is almost over, and I am really near the end. YAY!!! I have to gr ... Read on »
*cue soap opera music* As the foundations rotate...(part 1) by T .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Skin & Beauty I had vowed to myself a while ago that I would write about the foundations that work for a NC 35-40 (MAC foundation system) person.  After thinking I was NC40 for a while, ... Read on »
Bo-ingggg... by T .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Skin & Beauty Do you remember Ramona the Pest? Remember how she was curiously committed to the idea of pulling on one of the her classmate's curly tendrils?  BO-ING, BO-INGG.  Ok, ok, on ... Read on »
Hmm..I love this smell by T .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Skin & Beauty Photo by Mark Coldren found at publicdomainpictures.net Every fall I thank God I am alive to witness it. I absolutely love seeing the changing colors, feeling ... Read on »
Hi Blog, how are you? by T .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Skin & Beauty I haven't been around you, blog, in a while.  This teaching gig's got me really busy, and when I am not prepping or grading, I am catching a break.  I really do miss you, m ... Read on »
Inspired by Dirty Martini by T .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Skin & Beauty Dirty Martini has a fun "6 Random things" entry on her blog , and it has inspired me to do my own. 1) I love watching the Disney channel. My favorite show is "Life wit ... Read on »
Do I look like the young Coco now? by T .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Skin & Beauty So last night, I took a break from doing laundry, washing dishes, preparing for class, grading papers, and listening to Disney shows in the background (Did I mention that ... Read on »
So listen by T .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Skin & Beauty I think I have stated this before, but  I have not worn makeup in more than two months.  I have not bought makeup in more than three months.  I have become addicted to chap ... Read on »
To hell with it, I'm opening up by T .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Skin & Beauty Confession: I have not worn much makeup for more than three weeks.  I look at all of the pretty colors, but  I just don't feel inclined to do anything with my awesome face. ... Read on »