The Must-Have Melt Cosmetics Amor Eterno Collection | In-Depth Review & Swatches

The Must-Have Melt Cosmetics Amor Eterno Collection | In-Depth Review & Swatches

My heart stopped beating when TrendMood first teased images of the Melt Cosmetics Amor Eterno Collection. I was immediately drawn in by the vibrant and curated color story of Melt's stunning holiday collection. For weeks, I stalked this collection online.  When Melt Cosmetics leaked an early pre-release on its site, I flew across the room [...]

Yearlong Beauty No Buy | Update #1 (November)

Yearlong Beauty No Buy | Update #1 (November)

After struggling to follow a beauty low buy over the last 6 months, I decided to embark on a Beauty No Buy. My beauty spending has been out of control, so it was time to take drastic measures. Please keep reading for my first Beauty No Buy Update. Beauty No Buy 2019-20 Rules Recap After a [...]

Is the $15 Sol Body Shimmering Dry Oil Worth the Money?

Is the $15 Sol Body Shimmering Dry Oil Worth the Money?

It may be Winter in North America, but it is warm and sunny somewhere. A shimmering body oil may be just the thing to bring some life back to dull, dry Winter Skin. From Anastasia Beverly Hills and Fenty Beauty, to Patrick Ta, Sol de Janeiro and Huda Beauty, 2019 has been the year of Shimmering Body Oil. Meant to enhance the skin's natural radiance and add a Glow-y sheen, these prestige body oils are often expensive, impractical, and just out-of-reach for the average consumer. However, this past July, ColourPop surprised us with an affordable shimmering body oil from an entirely new brand, Sol Body. But does Sol Body's Shimmering Dry Oil hold up against the competition? Please keep reading for a Bad or Rad Review on the Sol Body Shimmering Dry Oil.

Makeup Collection #5 | Concealer Collection Ranking | Top Concealers for Brightening Dark Circles

As someone with acne, dark circles, and fine lines, I am always looking for concealers that will cover my imperfections & brighten my face. But not all concealers are made equal. Curious to see how my favorite drug store concealers rank against my high end ones? Please keep reading for my concealer collection ranking

75+ of the Best Black Friday Deals for Beauty Lovers | Up to 85% Off

75+ of the Best Black Friday Deals for Beauty Lovers | Up to 85% Off

As I type this post, there are so many insane beauty sales going on right now. Whether you are a beauty lover, yourself, or are shopping for someone beauty obsessed in your life, check out this awesome compilation of the best Black Friday Deals for Beauty Lovers. The Best Black Friday Sales for Beauty Lovers [...]

Is the new ColourPop x Disney Designer Collection Midnight Masquerade Palette – Magical Must-Have or Forgettable Flop?

Is the new ColourPop x Disney Designer Collection Midnight Masquerade Palette – Magical Must-Have or Forgettable Flop?

ColourPop needs to Colour-Stop. Between September 1st and November 17th, ColourPop released more than 10 pre-made palettes and countless bundles or sets. Without a doubt, the third ColourPop x Disney Designer Collection, Midnight Masquerade, is one of the biggest releases from the brand this Fall. But does the Midnight Masquerade Palette live up to the hype? [...]

Makeup Collection #4 | Perfect Primer Collection Ranking

Makeup Collection #4 | Perfect Primer Collection Ranking

I have a full-fledged makeup addiction, which means I'm constantly buying and trying new makeup. Although I own a lot of makeup, I do make a serious effort to use and abuse my cosmetic purchases. As someone who tries a lot of formulas and who wears makeup on a daily basis, I've embarked on a series where I showcase and rank the items in my collection, by category.   So far, I've ranked my blushes, bronzers and contours, and highlighters. In today's post I'll be ranking my face primers. If you're an oily-skinned gal or guy, then this may be helpful for you!

5 Simple Sustainable Beauty Solutions – Vol. 2

5 Simple Sustainable Beauty Solutions – Vol. 2

I'll be the first to admit that being environmentally conscious and being addicted to beauty can lead to a ton of internalized guilt. Despite being an avid beauty lover, there are things I can do to lessen my environmental impact. Please keep reading for five simple sustainable beauty solutions that you can implement in your [...]

Makeup Collection #3 | A Huge Highlighter Collection & Ranking

Makeup Collection #3 | A Huge Highlighter Collection & Ranking

Hey there - I'm LP. I love makeup and I buy and try a lot of it. Despite the size of my collection, I make a serious effort to use what is in my collection. As someone who tries a lot of formulas and who wears makeup on a daily basis, I've embarked on a series where I showcase and rank the items in my collection by category.  In my inaugural post I ranked my blushes, in my last post I ranked my bronzers and countors  and in today's post, I will be ranking my highlighters. If you enjoy looking at makeup collections and are interested in looking at tons of shiny makeup goodies, please keep reading!