From influencer collaborations, co-branded partnerships, to seasonal collections, consumers are constantly bombarded with a slew of limited edition releases. We've reached a saturation point in the market where we are being flooded with these limited edition beauty and fashion releases. In today's post we'll be discussing exploring why brands release so many limited edition products and the effects of these rapid-fire releases, as well as my top five limited edition loves and purchase regrets.
Creating a makeup inventory system is a must for anyone with a large beauty collection OR for anyone looking to reduce their collection or spend less. I've been using a comprehensive Beauty Inventory system to track how my collection has grown over the years, in terms of both product volume and value. Please keep reading to learn how to create a Beauty Inventory System.
Few brands encourage my impulse shopping habits more than indie beauty darling, ColourPop. Not only does the brand create inexpensive, high-quality cosmetics, but they are constantly rolling out new launches and keeping up with the latest trends. Additionally, ColourPop frequently offers promotions that enable shoppers to buy their goods for a discounted price! I am a huge fan of the brand's Pressed Powder and Super Shock eyeshadow formulas, but hadn't tried much else from the brand. Unfortunately for my wallet, ColourPop ran a few promotions over the last few months that prompted me to pick up goodies en masse. Not going to lie, this is a lot of stuff - but again, I paid very little for each items and quite a few things were actually free with my purchases. Please keep reading to see what I snagged.
At this point, it should go without saying that I'm a beauty fanatic. The only thing I love more than trying a new beauty product is discovering a new beauty brand. With the proliferation of social media and influencer marketing, there are so many cool, indie brands bursting onto the scene. Recap: What are Indie [...]
As a makeup lover, there is nothing more thrilling than finding a new holy grail product that you just can't live without. While there were plenty of flops and fails in 2018, there was also a lot of good. Over the course of the year, I tried some incredible products that have become staples in my daily routine.
The Sephora VIB Sale is one of the only sales I truly look forward to every year because I get a chance to repurchase some of my favorite, tried-and-true products and (maybe) pick out something new I've been itching to try. This year was no exception, as I repurchased some old loves that I finished [...]
After two years of following a very strict financial diet, I decided to treat myself with a little splurge at Sephora and CVS. By and large, I purchased items that I needed rather than things I wanted on an impulse, so I'm proud of the restraint that I showed. If you're interested to see what I purchase this month, then please keep reading.
Investing in good skincare will have much better long-term effects for maintaining clear, youthful looking skin than color makeup. Unlike cosmetics, which only camouflage your natural appearance, great skincare can not only prevent future problems, but will actually lessen current issues. Additionally, for anyone looking to start a downsizing journey, skin care products are typically the easiest items to work through because they are used much more frequently than many color cosmetics product. Please keep reading if you want to hear my thoughts on the following moisturizers, sunscreens, and treatments.
Since becoming a part of the beauty community on YouTube, the platform has negatively impacted my shopping behaviors by influencing a large bulk of my purchases. Some of these purchases have been great finds, while others sit in my collection largely untouched. If you're interested in seeing some of the items that YouTube Made Me Buy, then please keep reading.