April 2012 Birchbox

¬† Birchbox does it again with another amazing box of products! I seriously fall more and more in love with this company and its incredible customer service each month and they have yet to let me down with the contents of their boxes. This month’s theme was “Natural Wonders” with products all inspired by nature.¬†Since I wasn’t able to show…

2012 Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

Mother’s Day (May 13th) is only a week away and if you’re still looking for some gift ideas, here are a few that will show Mom just how much you appreciate her.  Kindle ($79) – A perfect gift for mom! With this baby, she can now store and read everything from her favorite magazines and cookbooks to even The Hunger Games…

April MyGlam Bag

When I got my MyGlam bag in the mail, I had to give it a couple shakes to be sure there was actually anything inside because it was so flat and light (see picture below). It literally felt like there was nothing in it. Immediately, I imagined it being filled with tiny foil samples and “gift cards” so my expectations…

April Julep Maven “Classic with a Twist” …

I discovered Julep Maven through my friend Kelsey from The Girl Talks. It’s basically a nail polish subscription service that’s a bit more Jewelmint than Birchbox in that you’re not paying for random-ish samples but actually full-sized polishes and nail care products. Like Jewelmint, you initially take a Style Quiz which matches you to a certain beauty profile with a certain…

Blog Hop: What’s In My Makeup …

Doing my first “Blog Hop” and the theme is “What’s In My Makeup Bag?” Luckily, I just modeled in a fashion show where I did my own makeup this past weekend so I already had a makeup bag filled and ready for this post. The only addition is the NARS Laguna Bronzer I bought today, but I’m sure it’ll become a makeup…

February & March Birchbox

I have been SUPER happy with the two Birchboxes I’ve received so far. Both have been filled with a good variety of high-end and interesting beauty products (including some I would normally never even think of trying): two things I really look for in a good beauty box subscription. They also have killer customer service and their shipping is on…