Am I the only one who loves to change their fragrances with the season? Well if you do, you know that finding the perfect scent for summer is the hardest. A perfect scent is one that isn’t too bright, but is fresh and elegant at the same time. The Eau De Parfum Bianca from TOCCA Fragrances [$68, found here] is elegant, fresh, and revitalizing at the same time. The La Dolce Vita – Bianca [$40, found here] is the perfect gift for anyone who loves fragrances (including yourself!).
What’s included in the set:
- 1 x 20 mL Travel Fragrance Spray
- 1 x 1 fl oz Body Scrub
- 1 x 1 fl oz Hand Cream
The 20 mL bottle of Bianca is perfect for touch-ups throughout the day. It is light, but lasts a long time. I also love how the cap has beautiful engravings on it. Also, the bottle is made of thick glass, making it very high quality and sturdy.
The 1 oz tube body scrub, smelling just like the fragrance, is also great for traveling. Body scrubs are an essential of mine which is why I love this. The scrub isn’t too harsh, but it is strong enough to really remove my dead skin cells.
The 1 oz hand cream is the last item included in the set. I always have a hand cream by me because my hands get super dry. I love to throw this in my purse and use it throughout the day.
Have you tried this fragrance? What is your favorite fragrance for the summer? Let me know down below! I love hearing from you guys.
pr sample provided by TOCCA Fragrances, every thought/opinion is my own.
Why Not Me? by Mindy Kaling | My Kit Co. 0.8 My Flawless Powder | Goody SlideProof Spiky Soft Touch Hair Elastics | Smooth Affair Facial Primer & Brightener | Bhave Fresh Ends Repair & Protect
Wow! I can’t believe its almost July 4th! Also, Happy Canada Day to all my Canadian readers out there. Anyways, this month I have some lifestyle favorites in addition to beauty favorites. I have really been enjoying Why Not Me? by Mindy Kaling. It is such a great book filled with advice, life experiences, and a touch of humor. My second lifestyle favorites is the Goody SlideProof Spiky Soft Touch Hair Elastics (phew! that was a long name) because they do not fall out! I have super thick hair an hair ties always fall out if I don’t use two or three. These hair ties however, will stay in all day.
I have also been loving the My Kit Co. 0.8 My Flawless Powder brush for applying loose powders all over my face (which is necessary, for my oily skin!) and even blush. It is super, super, soft and picks up the perfect amount of product. Continuing with beauty, I have been loving the Smooth Affair Facial Primer & Brightener from Jane Iredale. It is the perfect primer because it makes my skin feel smooth, hydrated, and look brighter. It smells amazing too! Finally, I have been loving the Bhave Fresh Ends Repair & Protect because it helps my damaged hair regain the shine and strength it has lost because heat damage.
That’s it guys! I hope you enjoy this post and try out some of these items. What are you enjoying this month? Let me know! I love hearing from you guys.
Perricone MD has launched a makeup line that is skincare at the same time which is perfect for people who are just getting started with makeup or are going for an extremely natural look.
No Foundation Foundation [$60]: As soon as I applied this, I unfortunately wasn’t a fan of it. It is very sheer, which I am not a fan of, but the main problem was that it is very sticky. It does not feel light, despite the minimal coverage that it gives. Because of this, I will not be using this again. However, I am a fan of the wonderful pump because it makes it easy to dispense the perfect amount of product and the fact that it has an SPF of 30.
No Concealer Concealer [$35]: The formula and applicator of this concealer are very similar to the Naked Skin Concealer by Urban Decay, which I am a huge fan of (it was mentioned in my monthly favorites, here.) It is easy to blend and a great shade for highlighting the under eye. It does have, to a lesser extent, the same stickiness as the foundation. I will be reaching for this concealer again in the future though. Continue reading
I have large pores so I always welcome a detoxifying mask to help clean and refine them. The new Charcoal Pore Pudding* by Boscia does exactly that. Made with kaolin clay and black and white charcoal, this mask penetrates all dirt from your pores leaving you with a refreshed, clean complexion.
The interesting part about this is mask that the white and black charcoal are separated in the tub but are supposed to be mixed together to form a gray, opaque layer once applied. I am really enjoying this mask! I initially expected to be like any other mud mask (drying my skin out) but it really refreshes complexion.
Get it here: http://www.boscia.com/shop/product_detail.php?products_id=224
Will you be trying this mask out? What other pore products do you like to use? Comment your thoughts below! Thanks for reading 🙂
*pr sample provided by Boscia, every thought/opinion is my own.
It has become clear that contouring has become a trend that is here to stay. I have been looking for a contour palette that provides a flawless look that lasts. The *Mauridi Cosmetic Contour Palette in Dark* is perfect for a full contour and highlight on medium-dark skin. I have a medium complexion and it works perfectly. They are stunning as you will see from the swatches below. Continue reading
FOREO ISSA Hybrid in Mint | A6 Memobottle | Studio Gear Cosmetics True Whipped Stain Gloss in True Pebble | Shop LVX Nail Lacquer in Blush | Poweradd Pilot 2GS Portable Charger in Rose Gold
I won’t say too much about the FOREO ISSA Hybrid because I made a post comparing it to an Oral-B toothbrush, which can be found here. The FOREO ISSA Hybrid is such a luxurious toothbrush and great for sensitive and normal teeth.
The A6 Memobottle is very small, about the size of a book and it is really easy to store. I also love the fact that it comes with a black and white cap. I will have full blog posts coming up on the Studio Gear Cosmetics lippie and the LVX Nail Lacquer coming up.
What were some of your favorites this month?
Spongellé has created a bath sponge that is infused with body wash. I love a good bath because it really helps me feel clean and refreshed. Also, I love that the body wash and the sponge are together, saving you time. The Boxed Flower – Papaya Zuzu* from Spongellé is essential for a relaxing bath.
Upon opening it, I could immediately smell the wonderful aroma that it produced. It has a clean yet bright smell that is simply amazing. Furthermore, after all of the body wash has been used, you can continue to use it as a regular bath sponge. Get it here for only $16.
Will you be trying out the Spongellé Boxed Flowers?