Browsing All Posts published on »May, 2012«

Exciting Changes and Announcements!~

May 30, 2012

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Hello Everyone! I’m so happy to fill you in on some of the changes that’s taken place around Pretty Gossip, as well as announce the winners of my Eyeko Curvy and Skinny Brush Mascara Giveaway! Here’s the scoop! ♥ What’s New on the Sidebar:: Located along the right side of the website. Sweet Deals: This […]

Perfectly Nude: MAC Sheen Supreme Lipstick and Clinique Chubby Stick

May 28, 2012

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I’ve been searching for a nude lipstick for quite some time and I think I’ve found TWO! So excited to share these new finds with you! I wanted to find a nude lipstick that would enhance my natural lip color and add shine, without washing me out. Of course it also had to be moisturizing […]

Goodbye Smile Lines. Hello Smiles.

May 26, 2012

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Saying goodbye to smile lines is REALLY something to smile about! Today, I tried a hydration mask specifically made for the area around the mouth and was so impressed, I had to share it with you asap! “Dedicated anti-wrinkle patch cares for wrinkles around the mouth (smile lines) by fundamentally caring for factors causing smile […]

Nailed it!

May 22, 2012

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I share my nail polish looks frequently on Instagram, and sometimes on Facebook… but I thought I’d do a nail post and share some of my favorite looks with you. Hope you enjoy!~ ::Colorful Nails:: 1. OPI: Meet Me On the Star Ferry + Sally Hansen: Big Money 2. Sally Hansen: Big Money 3.Nails Inc: […]

Nail Stamping Kit Tutorial

May 21, 2012

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Here’s a quick review and tutorial on how to use the Salon Express: Nail Art Stamping Kit. I got my kit at Ross for $7. It was cheap so I decided to give it a try. Scroll down for the finished look, but first… here’s some pros and cons: It’s time consuming- you have to […]

Why use “Sulfate Free” shampoo and conditioner?

May 16, 2012

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Sulfate Free. We see it highlighted on shampoo bottles like it’s a big deal, but what does this really mean? Why is it important for us to use sulfate free shampoos and conditioners?  I did a little research and here’s the short + sweet + simple answer. Sulfate is an inexpensive chemical used by companies […]

Giveaway : Eyeko Curvy and Skinny Brush Mascara!

May 14, 2012

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It’s time for another GIVEAWAY!~ I’m soooo excited to announce that Eyeko has provided me TWO mascaras to giveaway. If you missed my review of these great mascaras, please check out them out here. Also, check out how I use these mascaras in my daily routine here. I love these mascaras and am so happy […]

The Perfect Poof Without The Tease!

May 11, 2012

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I’m sure you’ve seen these and wondered… “Do Bumpits really work?” I wondered the same thing for years before purchasing Bumpits. Was this really a product that can give me the perfect poof without any teasing? I really tried to make it work, but was very disappointed. Here’s why Bumpits did NOT work for me: […]

Sneak Peek: Youngblood 2012 Summer Collection

May 8, 2012

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So excited to share a sneak peek of Youngblood’s 2012 Summer Collection! Available June 1, 2012. Luminous Creme Blush ($27) “The cream -textured blush combines a shimmering glow with sheer, long-wearing color. It can be worn as a cheek color or highlighter, or layered with powder blushes for extra color. Oil free formula contains: Vitamins […]

All Natural Homemade Lip Balm

May 3, 2012

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As promised, an easy Beauty DIY~ All Natural Homemade Lip Balm! If I can do it, you can do it. It’s so e.a.s.y. Another reason I love this DIY is because I have chronically dry lips and use a ton of lip balm. Making my own with all natural ingredients saves money and I know […]

Q and A with The Next Big Style Blogger!

May 1, 2012

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Do you know who the Next Big Style Blogger is?! I DO! Back in February, Refinery29 began their 2nd Next Big Style Blogger contest and it was an easy choice for me. Of the 5 finalists chosen by Refinery29 editors, Ann Kim from andyheart.com was my favorite. You can imagine my delight (as well as […]