Attack of the Jumbo Lip Pencils

Jumbo Pencils

One of the biggest trends in modern beauty is the jumbo lip pencil.

It usually sits somewhere between a conventional lip pencil, a lipstick, a stain, and a balm. Some are shinier than others, some are more pigmented, and some stain long after the balmy finish has worn off.

I took a look at my jumbo pencil collection and realized that I have quite a few from a number of different brands. I decided that this presents an extraordinary comparison opportunity. Not only that, but I’ve done a lot of the comparing in my head already because I value some over others for particular reasons.

I’ll quit dawdling and get on with the comparison. (Skip to the end for the TL;DR.) Read more!

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The Greatest GWP I Have Ever Seen

Samplesssss

I rarely take advantage of GWPs. Rarely. I’d much rather you give me 20% (or more) off a product and we leave it at that.

But sometimes, sometimes, they’re worth it. Read more!

The Skincare Series: Moisturizer

Moisturizer

Next up in my Skincare Series is moisturizer.

Regardless of your skin-type or the time of year or your gender, you should be using moisturizer. It helps rebuild the moisture barrier in your skin if you have dry skin, and if you have oily skin, skipping out on the moisturizer can actually make your skin oilier. Read more!

The Beauty Radar #1

The Beauty Radar 1

This is a new little series I’m trying out; it’s all about the products that’ve been on my radar (or my wishlist…but radar sounds so much more intense and professional).

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