I’ve been using either Too Faced Better Than Sex or Urban Decay’s Perversion Mascara for quite a while now and while I love them both, I’m trying really really hard to spend less on makeup. I don’t mind spending more on an eyeshadow palette or powder that I know I can still use a year from now… but an opened tube of mascara should be replaced every three months, so I am on the hunt for a cheaper alternative, starting with L’Oreal Voluminous Million Lashes Mascara in Blackest Black.
I’ve been skipping my monthly Julep Maven subscription lately, but a few months ago they launched It’s Whipped Matte Lip Mousse and I knew I needed to try them. I went with XOXO, a Femme Fuchsia Matte and Swoon, a Heathered Wine Matte.
A weightless matte lip color that lasts all day and never feels dry. A super-pigmented formula provides saturated color for up to 12 hours of comfortable wear.
I don’t think I’ve ever been so excited to start a new month – February was a tough one. Like I mentioned in My Kingdom for a Good Night’s Sleep, Bobby was really sick for two weeks. It started at the end of January… we had just bought him a new loft bed for his birthday, and he had gone upstairs to lie down because he just wasn’t feeling fantastic. 20 minutes later I heard ‘mommy…’ and ran upstairs to see that he had gotten sick… from the top step of his new bed. We got him cleaned up and set him up on a pad on the floor and spent the next 4 hours cleaning his entire room because it. was. everywhere.