Beauty Junk Round-Up: Maple Holistics Argan Oil Shampoo

Happy 2018! I feel like I’ve heard a lot of people lament about how 2017 was a crazy, hard year with everything going on in the world (just how they lamented 2016 was hard). I’ve got news for ya: it’s not gonna get any better. Things will still be rocky politically, and Kim Jong-Un and…

Beauty Junk Round-Up: Maple Holistics Tea Tree Oil Shampoo

Hello hello hello! Look at me, getting back to blogging on a regular basis! #humblebrag For those of you who used to read That’s What She Said or One Random B, you may know I periodically had a feature called, “Beauty Junk Roundup” where I reviewed various beauty products (makeup, skin care, hair care –…

[beauty junk round-up: coconut oil]

(source) Hello, young ones. Today’s beauty junk round-up is about my new favorite product: coconut oil. (source) ^Real talk, y’all.^ Here is what I have used coconut oil for so far: body moisturizer P.M. facial moisturizer makeup remover in lieu of shaving cream oil pulling sunburn relief hair masque in lieu of leave-in hair conditioner…

[beauty junk round-up: anthony brand astringent toner pads]

I recently read an article describing the importance of taking good photos for your blog and then watermarking said photos, and it inspired me to try to find a good place in my apartment to take a picture of the toner pads. Then, after five minutes of trying to find a spot where the sink…

[beauty junk round-up: e.l.f. cosmetics]

Hey guys, this is the first post that isn’t related to Tom Selleck! I know, I know–wtf, amirite? Truth is, sometimes it’s easier to come up with posts for that blog, as making up bullshit is pretty much a cake walk. But no matter–I have some cosmetic goodness to talk about. I forget exactly how…

[beauty junk round-up: prid]

I first used Smile’s PRIDĀ as a teenager with bad acne. I had a few painful pimples that wouldn’t come to a head, nor would they go away. They just sat on my face, providing major owies. My dad suggested I put some PRID, a drawing salve, on them to see if they’d come to a…

[beauty junk round-up: lumene bb cream]

I remember reading about BB creams about a year or so ago inĀ Glamour and the like. Recently, my friends and co-workers started using them, and I’ve been hearing rave reviews. Apparently, these little creams not only cover like a foundation, but they also moisturize and provide sun protection for your skin, contain anti-aging properties, help…

[beauty junk round-up: humid hair edition]

Well, kids, summer is just around the corner, and if you live in Florida (or in any tropical climate), you know what that means: HUMIDITY OUT YO STUPID ASS. We here in the Sunshine State got a sneak peek of the temperatures to come, with days soaring into the 90’s with a bajillion percent humidity….