Beauty Bits & Bobs
I’ve been spending a little too much time abusing my best mate Rows from at Cosmetic Candy this morning that I’m WAY behind on my posts. Plus I had a ton of stuff to clear off my desk prior to posting today.
How’s your day treating you?
It’s rather a nice one here in New York today, kinda digging all the humidity we got going on lately as it means we still have some Summer to get through.
My little eye spies Make Up For Ever Metal Powders.
Oh yes please.
Too Faced is gathering up friends for a very special sale!
Basically Too Faced wants to be your friend on Facebook as an incentive for becoming their friend they will be issuing out a Facebook Exclusive Discount depending how many friends they obtain by August 31, 2010.
If they hit 7,500 friends they will be be offering 10% off your total purchase at www.toofaced.com.
For 10,000 friends they’ll have 15% off, for 12,500 they’ll have 20% off, and for 15,000 they’ll have 25% off!
I’ll take the 25% off thanks!
Friend Too Faced now at www.facebook.com/toofaced and view Jerrod Blandino’s special video about the contest by clicking here.
Let’s hope for that 25% Off!
Thanks to reader Florence for this post who kindly pointed out that one of her lipsticks smelled like…ahem…pee. I haven’t run into that variety of lipstick myself to be honest but lord knows I’ve run across my fair share of cosmetics, skincare, and beauty bits and bobs that do STINK!
I’ve had people tell me that Lush Face Masks smell like….well…perhaps I shouldn’t say that one out loud.
Now I’m talking about rancid, nasty smells here because I know some of you think that cherry flavored and scented lip gloss is the devil’s work. I personally love lipgloss or lipsticks that are flavored and scented nicely…..so I asking you about some really gross, disgusting smelling stuff here and it isn’t cherry honey!
The award for worst offender for me in the smelly category goes to…
Today’s Back to School budget pick is the new Clean & Clear Morning Burst Surge Energizing Power Cleanser. Those of you who can’t dish out $200 for a Clarisonic might want to gather around for this pick!
Businessweek has reported that over the past year Americans have spent more than $300 million dollars to beautify their lips in supermarkets, drugstores, and mass merchandise outlets. In other news more than half that amount was spent by the Muse to beautify her lips…kiddin’, kiddin’!
The most surprising thing about the article was what America’s go-to brand of lipstick actually is……