A Little Haul

I know I said I wouldn’t be buying too much for a little while, but we all have these moments where our conviction leaves us and we slip up. But, Shoppers was having a points weekend, something I wanted to buy at the VIB sale went out of stock and I was running low on something I use a lot. There, now it’s justified!

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2017 Inventory Mid-Year Look Back

As much as I haven’t publicly posted my inventory numbers in a while, I discovered that at some point near the end of last year and the beginning of this year I made an updated inventory. Either way, I thought it would be fun to see what has changed, if anything. I know I have gotten rid of a lot and finished up a ton of things, so let’s see if any of the numbers truly went down.

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Thirteen by Halloween 2017: Update #1

Welcome back to my Thirteen by Halloween 2017 challenge, which is going pretty well! Despite the fact that the past couple of weeks I haven’t worn makeup as much, this whole working 7-3 is not conducive to wearing makeup, but I’ve made some good progress. Continue reading “Thirteen by Halloween 2017: Update #1”

Palette Trouble

Ever looked at a palette and thought: “That’s the greatest eyeshadow palette ever!” and then proceeded to continue to buy other palettes? I’ve fallen for this trap many a time, but a recent post on r/makeuprehab made me think about this a little more. While that user talked about how we pan the lighter shades easy peasy and then are left with darker shades and no hope of finishing them, I delve a little more into why we buy palettes and maybe why we shouldn’t in the future. I hope to offer some alternatives to getting that makeup fix. Read on! Continue reading “Palette Trouble”

Palette A Week: June 12-18 2017

I’m starting another series, what a surprise! Please don’t actually be surprised, I change my mind and start new things at the drop of a hat. It might be because I caught a nasty cold recently, or I just hit a good streak, but I’ve been surprisingly creative and productive the past three days. It might have also been from the fact that I had no plans this weekend plus a sick day on Friday, but I am slamming things out. So let’s start this one! Continue reading “Palette A Week: June 12-18 2017”