beauty test drive
Beauty Test Drive: Mother Dirt Is Live Bacteria For Cleaning Your Body (And It Actually Works)
Cleaning your body with live bacteria is nowhere near as gross as it sounds.
Beauty Test Drive: Frank Body Coffee Scrub Is A Caffeinated Adventure
Over the past few years, the lifestyle blogosphere (and Pinterest) has been overflowing with DIY coffee scrub recipes that claim to reduce cellulite and make our skin glow. First off,…
Beauty Test Drive: Simple Sugars Vanilla Grapefruit Scrub Is Heaven In A Jar
I had never heard of Simple Sugars scrubs until a few weeks ago (how is that possible?), but most of the world knows the product through the entrepreneur-focused reality show…
Beauty Test Drive: Bare Minerals Pop Of Passion Lip Oil-Balm Is My New BFF
Elaborate beauty routines are lovely when you can set aside some special time, but during the weekly grind, practicality (and realism about what we have time for) has its place in the makeup…
Beauty Test Drive: The Marilyn New Yorker Boar Bristle Brush
Baby’s first boar bristle!
Beauty Test Drive: Benefit Roller Lash Mascara Actually Does All The Things It Promises
Never succumb to the tyranny of false eyelashes again.
Beauty Test Drive: Dermelect’s “ME” Nail Lacquer Is Chip-Free (For A While Anyway)
I have a mild obsession with any type of nail “system” that involves magic combinations of top coats and secret polish formulas. While I happily fork over cash for pointless purchases in other…
Beauty Test Drive: Kiehl’s Men’s Oil Eliminator Line Is Fine For Women, It’s Just Not That Great
Will man products ruin my delicate lady face?
Beauty Test Drive: Bare Escentuals Complexion Rescue Is The Best Lighting Your Face Could Ever Want
Something to make your face look less like crap.
Beauty Test Drive: Bioré Charcoal Pore Strips, A Facial Cleanser For Drug Addicts
The best free samples in women’s magazines always do two things. 1) Defy the laws of physics and cosmetic packaging to fit flatly into an insert, and 2) never, ever…
Beauty Test Drive: Sally Hansen Miracle Gel
I’ve never been into gel manicures, not only because they cost more than my lazy at-home DIY nail routine, but because the effort it takes to remove them kind of freaks me out. Gels…
Beauty Test Drive: Merle Norman Pro Glitter Eye Palette
While I used to love eye shadow in, say, the 7th grade, I’m generally pretty stumped on how to wear it in an everyday context. When I set out to…