Beauty on a Budget

Yes to Grapefruit Pore Perfection Toning Mist Review

Yes to Grapefruit Pore Perfection Toning Mist

Here’s one to add to your facial mist must have, the new Yes to Grapefruit Pore Perfection Toning Mist ($11.99). I’m currently in lust with this delicious smelling facial mist and have it stashed away in my office fridge for quick little refreshes throughout the day!


Garnier Micellar Cleansing Water Review

Garnier Cleansing Micellar Water

I thought I’d take a moment today to review Garnier Micellar Cleansing Water since cleansing waters are becoming so popular here in the US and having a bit of a trending period. There are a great number of budget friendly options available at the moment like Simple Cleansing Micellar Water and Boots Botanics All Bright 3 in 1 Cleansing Solution.

But, by far, the greatest deal I’ve come across in the cleansing water world is Garnier’s Micellar Cleansing Water. It’s dirt cheap for a huge bottle. carries on sale for $5.30 plus they often have 15 to 20% off coupon codes you can use! Off sale, it’s typically around $7 to $8.

Better still would be if Garnier actually releases this in the US so we don’t have to wait for slow airmail to get our fix but until they do I don’t mind purchasing online that much particularly because this is very large bottle that will last a while.


Colourpop Sheer Lippie Stix Review & Swatches

Colourpop Lippie Stix Sheer

Colourpop Sheer Lippie Stix ($5) launched earlier this week in eight permanent shades. With the introduction of Colourpop Lippie Stix Sheer, there are now a total of four finishes in the Lippie Stix family!

Colourpop Sheer Lippie Stix promise sheer color with a lightweight, comfortable feel on lips with a formula that contains organic coconut butter as well as vitamin E. These are by far my favorite edition of Lippie Stix to date and believe me they are far from sheer!


Burt’s Bees Intense Hydration Nourishing Facial Water Review

Burt's Bees Intense Hydration Nourishing Facial Water

Burt’s Bees Intense Hydration Nourishing Facial Water ($12.99) joins the world of drugstore facial waters with a new formula that restores moisture and preps skin for makeup. Did I hear a scratching record?

Ahhh yeah so depending how you think of facial waters you’re either terribly confused or completely enlightened here. I’ve noticed some brands have taken to calling micellar water, facial water, and that can be a little confusing. In the case of Burt’s Bees Intense Hydration Nourishing Facial Water it is in fact a toning water and NOT a micellar water or makeup removing water. I kinda sort assumed it was to remove makeup considering that micellar waters are becoming increasingly popular in the drugstore world but it is in fact a toning water.

Let’s take a peek!


Yes to Tomatoes New Summer 2015 Skincare Releases

Yes to Tomatoes New Skincare Launches

Yes to Grapefruit has a new range of skincare launching this July and good news, because Yes to Tomatoes also has some new Summer 2015 Skincare releases coming your way just in time for Back to School (don’t you always feel this weird need to explore new skincare towards the end of Summer when Back to School pandemonium starts hitting stores?! Or am I alone in that mentality?).

Let’s take a look at the latest Yes to Tomatoes Skincare launches!

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