origins ginger essence

This is probably the sixth bottle I have used over the years. I’ve been a fan of the Ginger Essence ever since Origins first launched this spicy concoction back in 2000. I like herbal and spiced fragrances, and anything with ginger or nutmeg will definitely get my attention.

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urban decay naked basics

Ahhh… how much more of the “nakedness” can we take? It seems that the neutral makeup trend is not going to stop anytime soon so I might as well just run with it. I am a huge fan of Urban Decay’s Naked eye makeup range and I naturally had to pick up the Basics palette as well.

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mac face and body foundation

The MAC Face and Body Foundation was something I’ve had on my to-try list for a long time but it wasn’t available in our local MAC stores until recently. I don’t usually step into a MAC store but when I saw this foundation on display, I knew I had to check it out.

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into the bin

I spend so much time gushing over my product loves on this blog that I think it’s time I tell you about several items that have been complete poo to me. That’s right, my dears, not everything is that wonderful in Beauty Cabby Land after all. And I think folks can benefit from these types of posts too to help them make better choices before plonking down that hard-earned money on something. However, do remember what did not work for me may work for you because our skin types and preferences do vary.

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clinique cheek pop

Okay, I did go a little batty when I first saw photos of the Clinique Cheek Pops cropping up online. I mean, didn’t you? As soon as I heard that the cute lil’ darlings were available at our local Clinique counters, I was all over them. The blushers I got are in Peach Pop and Plum Pop. I honestly wanted to snap up Ginger Pop and Berry Pop too but came to my senses and made myself pick just two.

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