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Natural Eyes palette by Too Faced
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Product Review: Too Faced Natural Eyes Palette (original, not matte)

In mid March, one of my very favorite YouTubers, Emily Eddington, reviewed various palettes including this one: the new matte Natural Eyes palette by Too Faced.  During her review she compared it to the original Natural Eyes palette (same colors, but with shimmery finishes rather than matte), and it caught my attention, so I picked it up at Ulta over the weekend. I’m a sucker for high-end eye shadow palettes, but I never noticed this…
Beauty Products & Reviews

Skin Care Product Review: Rodan & Fields Reverse

I’ve tried a zillion skin care products with varying levels of success. My main concern skin care concern is age spots and freckles caused by sun damage, and the latest weapon in my arsenal is Rodan and Fields Reverse Regimen. Since my 20s I have had a nemesis on my left cheek.  It’s a fairly prominent age spot which has been removed three times - twice by liquid nitrogen and once by BBL laser, all…