Purge Pile 2017 – Vol. 1

I let go of a lot of beauty products this year and I should’ve documented them sooner. I believe it’s unrealistic to pan everything so I try to decide right way whether I’d let go of something or try to finish it. Here’s the first five products I let go of this year: Laura Mercier […]

The Struggle is Real

In big life decisions, I follow these rules 75% of the time: Do not make decisions late at night or in the wee hours of the morning. Do not make decisions while drunk. Do not make decisions when bored, sad, angry, or extra-happy. Uhm… So. Why am I not already doing this to control makeup […]

Stop and Smell The Flowers

I am on a shopping ban — starting today until December 31, 2014. I had absolutely no plans of doing this because I don’t believe in it. I want to be someone who can avoid buying stuff (in excess of what I can realistically use up) as a default shopping habit — without needing to be […]

June and July Round Up: Purge and Purchases

I think I was compliant with the 3-products-a-month-only rule (if I only count the net increase of 4 items in my stash). I bought 5x as many as my self-imposed limit. COMPLEXION STUFF Additions = 3; Deductions = 2 Chanel Les Beiges Healthy Glow Powder in N30 Here’s the story behind this purchase (aka my excuse): It […]