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This post contains affiliate links, and I will be compensated if you make a purchase after clicking on my links. I have been wearing makeup since I was a young woman. The problem was after taking the time to apply it I was never truly happy with the way I looked. I think part of … Continue reading bareMinerals

Dorco Women’s Shai Soft Touch 3+3 Razor

This post contains affiliate links, and I will be compensated if you make a purchase after clicking on my links. Dorco is a South Korean Beauty Brand. You can purchase them through their US website. Their women's razors are comparable to US versions like Gillette or Schick but at substantial cost savings. This wouldn't matter if … Continue reading Dorco Women’s Shai Soft Touch 3+3 Razor

CeraVe PM Moisturizer

This post contains affiliate links, and I will be compensated if you make a purchase after clicking on my links. There are facial moisturizers out in the marketplace at every price point. How do you choose? Personally, I think the majority of them are incredibly overpriced. CeraVe PM Facial Moisturizing Lotion is a hidden gem, … Continue reading CeraVe PM Moisturizer

The “Pixie” Haircut

When I started graying the texture of my hair became very coarse. I tried many styles . . . I just could NOT get my hair to cooperate. Finally, I decided to cut it - into a pixie! I am so glad that the "Pixie" cut has come back into style. First, it is no fuss. Secondly, … Continue reading The “Pixie” Haircut

bareMinerals Prep Step Broad Spectrum SPF 50 Mineral Shield

This post contains affiliate links, and I will be compensated if you purchase after clicking on my links. Many high-SPF mineral sunscreens are now available in the marketplace. However, when buying sunscreen for the face, high SPF just isn't enough. Texture and the lack of a residual white cast are incredibly important as well. If I am … Continue reading bareMinerals Prep Step Broad Spectrum SPF 50 Mineral Shield

CeraVe Healing Ointment

Cerave Healing Ointment was recommended by a YouTube blogger who also happens to be a dermatologist. Her channel is Dr Dray (A Day in the Life of a Dermatologist) and believe it or not, she vlogs every day! I use this ointment primarily on my dry hands and it gives more relief than any department … Continue reading CeraVe Healing Ointment

PanOxyl-4 Acne Foaming Wash

This post contains affiliate links, and I will be compensated if you make a purchase after clicking on my links. As others have said, age 50 is the gift that keeps on giving! One of those "gifts" is hormonal acne. I had heard this but thought since I didn't have acne as a teenager I … Continue reading PanOxyl-4 Acne Foaming Wash

Living Proof No-Frizz Shampoo and Conditioner

I have struggled with frizzy hair for many years and feel like I've tried just about everything on the market that has claimed to help my unruly hair. Some brands are better than others, but most that do help contain heavy silicones. I have been using Living Proof's frizz shampoo and conditioner since the beginning … Continue reading Living Proof No-Frizz Shampoo and Conditioner

bareMinerals Brow Powder

It is said that at mid-life you begin to discover hairs where you don't want them and lose hairs where you do. Unfortunately, I have found that to be pretty accurate. One of the places we begin to lose hair is our eyebrows. It sneaks up on us and one day we're looking in the mirror … Continue reading bareMinerals Brow Powder

Paula’s Choice Skin Perfecting 2% BHA Liquid

I am pretty fickle when it comes to skin care and cosmetics. Even though I certainly have my favorites (those things which have proven themselves over time to actually work) I still am drawn to all the new "latest and greatest" when they are launched. One item I never stray from is Paula's Choice Skin … Continue reading Paula’s Choice Skin Perfecting 2% BHA Liquid