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Monthly empties: April 2014

By on May 4, 2014
Products used up during the month of April
Products used up during the month of April

For 2014 I’ve started keeping track of the products I use up each month, and throughout April I finished a mix of skincare, cosmetics, and hair care. We’ve moved and are on the road traveling for a bit, so I no longer have my little marble table to photograph products on – this time the view comes from the floor of my completely empty apartment!

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A new find: Jane Iredale PureBrow gel in Blonde

By on November 23, 2013
Jane Iredale PureBrow Gel in Blonde ($16.50 for 4.8 g/0.17 oz.)
Jane Iredale PureBrow Gel in Blonde ($16.50 for 4.8 g/0.17 oz.)

Recently as I was picking up some gifts from BeautyBar.com, I decided to throw this tinted brow gel into my cart. I had been eyeing it for a while but had been checking out other similar products, as well. The new Gimme Brow by Benefit had been a contender, especially since so many people have been speaking so highly of it, but when I took a look at it at Sephora it seemed that the lightest option was still too dark and red-toned to work for me. Jane Iredale offers an option that is both cheaper and very well suited for blondes.

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Jane Iredale Longest Lash Mascara and PureLash Extender & Conditioner

By on September 5, 2013
Jane Iredale Longest Lash Mascara and PureLash Extender & Conditioner
Jane Iredale Longest Lash Mascara and PureLash Extender & Conditioner

Two products I received over the summer in my Sample Society subscription boxes (you can read about all of the products I received here) were the Jane Iredale Longest Lash Mascara as well as the Jane Iredale PureLash Extender & Conditioner. I’ve been wearing them off and on for the past few weeks, and have discovered that they make a pretty good team. Each one on their own (or in the case of the conditioner, paired with a different mascara) left me a little disappointed, but they seem to be formulated to complement each other and I really like wearing them together.

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