Beauty Bits & Bobs

Fill In The Beauty Blank: Current Lemmings List

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Time for a little Fill in the Beauty Blank kids!

Jump for my current wants and lems!

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Want It: Jane Iredale Starter Kit Collection

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God, I have such a thing for makeup that comes in boxes. I think that’s why I’m constantly getting sucked into purchasing Bare Escentuals Kits, because they come in such gorgeous little boxes with drawers and such!

Now appearing on my hit list of beautiful make up inside beautiful boxes, the Jane Iredale Starter Kit Collection.

Yes please, I’ll take one, simply because of the gorgeous box!

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The Body Shop LemonAid Campaign & Giveaway

The contest is now closed and a winner has been selected and alerted via email!

Contest has been extended please see my new post by following this link.

I live my life by taking any lemons that come my way and squeezing them into lemon aid. You shouldn’t let anything get you down, you’re alive, you’re healthy, you probably have people that care about you, so what’s stopping you from squeezing those lemons and making some lemon aid with it?

The Body Shop LemonAid Campaign launched today at www.lemonaid.thebodyshop-usa.com where The Body Shop is taking some of life worst lemons such as sex trafficking and raising money for ECPAT USA and the Somaly Mam Foundation (Up To $10,000 will be donated) to help stop this awful crime.

ECPAT International has a global network of organizations committed to stopping the exploitation and trafficking of children for sexual purposes. Through enacting initiatives on local levels as well as providing support and education, ECPAT continues to advocate for children everywhere.

The Somaly Mam foundation was started by its namesake founder, herself a survivor of sexual slavery. After escaping her captors, Somaly Mam began this organization to help support other survivors as they rebuild their lives by providing emotional and economic support. Somaly Mam also creates global awareness raising initiatives to make sure that the issue of children in sexual slavery is not ignored.

I’m sure it sounds surreal to your reality but these crimes are happening everyday and The Body Shop wants to do their part to help put an end to these crimes.

You can help to in five different ways!

Fan The Body Shop USA on Facebook = $2 donation
Follow us on Twitter = $2 donation
Use the hashtag #LemonAid on Twitter = $.50 donation
Enter the sweepstakes to win a Sweet Lemon gift pack by entering your email = $1 donation
Visit the “Squeeze Me!” widget and either squeeze a lemon or install the widget below. Every lemon squeeze = $.50 and each widget install = $1 donation

The Body Shop Sweet Lemon

The Body Shop was kind enough to donate some of it’s new Sweet Lemon Collection to Musings for a giveaway.

You have one chance to win a set that includes the following items:

  • The Body Shop Sweet Lemon Body Butter
  • The Body Shop Sweet Lemon Lip Butter
  • The Body Shop Sweet Lemon Whip Body Lotion
  • The Body Shop Sweet Lemon Shower Gel
  • The Body Shop Sweet Lemon Body Scrub

How do you win?

Simple!

Head to twitter.com/theBodyShopusa and proceed to tweet them the following:

I support @theBodyShopusa #LemonAid Campaign

Now post a link back of your latest tweets (example) so I can see the tweet and add your Twitter name to my random list which I will select a winner from.

And that’s it! A random winner will be selected to win the entire set of lemon goodies next week.

Good Luck and the Muse hopes you’ll support The Body Shop LemonAid Campaign.

P.S. Don’t forget to use the widget above to donate as well by “squeezing” the lemon!

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LoTree Ruby Clear Cleansing Oil Review

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Awww hey! What’s up chicklets?

I’ve had a very busy day and haven’t had a sec to say ‘ello, ‘ello to everyone. Sorries! I’m a bit behind on comments but I’m slowly rolling through them, promise to blather with you soon.

How was your weekend? Mine was pretty slow going due to the crummy weather.  OMG it was like hurricane season in New York this weekend!

Went to see She’s Out of My League on Friday night and now sporting a serious crush on Jay Baruchel, how stupid cute is he?  Also hit up Arlene’s Grocery Saturday Night, did brunch and shopping with my friends Sunday, and sat in front of the tube introducing my friend Martin to the joys of the Inbetweeners in the evening as they had a marathon on Sunday so I Tivo’ed up and rewatched all the episodes with Martin. I’m crushing hard on Blake Harrison, I swear that kid’s idiot routine is brilliance on a stick, you NEED to watch this show if you aren’t already.

Anyway…I also recently discovered that Lotree, my fav Korean brand, is being sold on Sasa. It’s such a great excuse to haul out some of my stash and review for you!

Check out my Lotree Ruby Clear Cleansing Oil Review after the jump!

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You Need It: Cosline Oxygen Drop Foaming Mask Review

The economy is on it’s way, very slowly, to recovery and just think once we ht a good speed bump, instead of the nasty pitfalls, we’ll have a ton of good stuff to look forward. Extra fees, taxes, and all sorts of fantastic new ways to get more money from us should be coming atcha soon. Excited?

Heavy sarcasm.

Which had me thinking about when we’ll have to pay for oxygen or perhaps it’ll simply be a tax on the air we breath. Granted we already pay for the very basics of things like water from the tap, why not the air we breath too?

I pay $18 for my oxygen and love it! It’s one form of oxygen I’m very willing to pay for.

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