almay goddess gloss

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NEWSFLASH!

Before we dive into this week’s review I just want to shout out that BEAUTY BASH is this weekend! Follow us on Insta to catch our coverage of the big event!

And, now back to our regularly scheduled programming….

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Happy Thursday to you babes. And today, I’d like to offer a very Happy Thursday to my fellow goddesses too!

“Why?” do you ask, dear glossgirl?

Well, I’ll tell ya! (You didn’t think I’d leave ya hanging did ya?)

Today’s review is Almay’s Goddess Gloss and I have to tell ya, the way I picked this on was not just on instinct, but because of marketing (of all things) that caught my eye. Now, I’ll tell a little secret about myself. I’ve working in marketing for a long time, and, shhhhh…., wait for it….:  I. Don’t. Like. Being. Marketed. To.  

But, as I was running through my local CVS picking up a few things, I decided to swing by the Almay section.

I like Almay products. I like a lot of their products, but I had never used one of their lippies. At least not that I can remember. So, as I swing around the corner to check out their selection, what smacked me right in the eyeballs (and that’s what marketers are after, ya know?) but signage for the Almay Goddess Gloss.

Goddess.

Gloss.

I was intrigued. And, truth be told, a little annoyed that the *marketing* worked on me. (Secret: I like to think that I am unmarketable to). I like to go my own way, … keep on reading...

fenty beauty gloss bomb universal lip luminizer

Happy Review Day, babes!

Are we all shining bright like glossbabes? Or maybe feeling like the only girl in the world? Hopefully not sending out an S.O.S… Do you see what I did there? Yes, no? Either way, I’m here today to tell you all about whether or not Fenty Beauty’s Gloss Bomb Universal Lip Luminizer is here to stay or if it needs to take a bow🎶 Oops, I did it again… 🎶

I had a big birthday last year, and now that I am ten years older than when we first met, I am becoming more and more concerned with doing whatever I can to help protect my skin and fight the clock. One of the things I have been doing (aside from being much more diligent about taking makeup off at night and hiding from the sun), is visiting my local med spa for facials every four weeks or so. I grew up in the era where tanner meant better, and we did what we needed to do to get that rosy glow.

Fast forward to 2019, and I am now trying to undo some of the damage that I did when I was younger. I’ve tried a variety of different treatments and one that I have grown to love is dermaplaning. I’ve been thinking about writing about some of the treatments I’ve tried and posting about them here. Any thoughts on that, babes?

Anyhoo… I was there a few weeks ago for a dermaplaning, and I’ve gotten to know the aestheticians a … keep on reading...