Remember TULA? I reviewed their probiotic skincare line a few months ago (read here), and am a huge fan of their products... They were kind enough to send me their new exfoliating mask to try out, so here is a little more info and my thoughts on it! TULA's exfoliating clay mask claims to "leave your skin hydrated … Continue reading REVIEW: Tula’s Exfoliating Clay Mask
If you have oily skin like me, listen up. I have been on a quest to find a great primer that manages oil and mattifies skin to actually keep my makeup on for years... Every other primer I've tried has still "melted" off my skin, taking my makeup with it, by midday. OR, a primer … Continue reading THE BEST NEW PRIMER EVER
Mirror, Mirror, On The Wall, Who’s The Wisest White Girl Of All? #AskSCB: I've tried different products over the years, but my under eye circles don't seem to improve much annnnd they definitely aren't going away. Do you recommend anything? It's just kind of sallow and faintly purplish and I feel self conscious about going … Continue reading What’s The Best Product for Covering Up Under Eye Circles? #AskSCB
I've been using the Drybar Detox Dry Shampoo Spray for nearly a year now - I stole a bottle from my sister last spring (and then tried a different kind, big mistake). I immediately restocked myself with 3 bottles of Detox. I really like their dry shampoo for two main reasons... It smells good. If you're using dry shampoo, not only … Continue reading Let’s Talk About Dry Shampoo.
I recently got the chance to try out a new skincare line that has probiotics in its formula, to nourish the skin and defend against damage. Probiotics are live bacteria (the good kind), found in yogurt, kombucha, fermented foods, etc. and are known to improve the health of your digestive system. I take a probiotic supplement as well as … Continue reading Probiotics Skin Care – Worth The Hype?
If you've added me on Snapchat (QueenSCB if you're new), then you probably saw my live review the first time I tried the new CoverGirl mascara, Plumpify Blast Pro. I've definitely said it many times that my fave drugstore mascara is CoverGirl's LashBlast Volume and has been for years. This was even better - the wand … Continue reading BEFORE & AFTER: CoverGirl Plumpify Blast Pro Mascara
In December I went to a NARS Holiday event at their Melrose boutique here in LA, and I learned a ton of amazing tricks and found some new products I love. My new favorite NARS thing that I left with that day is now my go-to shadow for an everyday look... I am OBSESSED. I haven't been able to … Continue reading My Fave New Eye Shadow You Need to Know About
Oh, eyebrows. No doubt one of the major downfalls of being a young woman is either accidentally tweezing your brows too thin, or going to a "professional" and getting them waxed off entirely... I'm prettyyy sure most of my teenage angst came from having eyebrows that were too far apart, oddly shaped, or too thin -- all looks that were so not me. I … Continue reading Let’s Talk About Eyebrows.
Inspired by the nature of neon and the nude shades that compliment them, Neoneutral is a limited edition collection of unexpected shades and formulas for Summer 2015. Showcasing Christopher Kane’s unexpected and edgy design aesthetic with NARS’ iconic and bold beauty philosophy, it's the first fashion collaboration to feature a full line of eye shadows, blushes, illuminating … Continue reading Christopher Kane for NARS: The Neoneutral Collection.
Hi from my workstation at the Delta Lounge in the Minneapolis airport... I'm finally on my way back home sweet home after two wonderful weeks in Austin for SXSW. In semi-related news, I had Ghostface Killah in front of me in first class out of Austin! Also, my seatmate ordered a bloody mary so I started drinking … Continue reading Swatch & Tell: New Spring Faves from Clinique.