Today is Melanoma Monday, and to help you keep your skin protected Neutrogena wants to give one lucky MakeHerUp reader a prize package containing 6 great sunscreen products!
The sun is getting brighter, there is less protective ozone and people are spending more time outdoors. And, due to global climate changes, the spring season starts earlier and fall arrives later. This means we are exposed to more dangerous UV rays now than in earlier decades.
Melanoma, the most deadly form of skin cancer, is the most preventable type of cancer but is still on the rise. Help raise awareness by wearing ORANGE on “Melanoma Monday,” Monday, May 6.
The long-awaited film, The Great Gatsby, opened this weekend and the beauty inspiration from the film did not disappoint. From subtle, baby-pink nails to deep berry lips and flirty, long lashes, Rimmel London has all of the beauty essentials you need to create a 1920’s-inspired makeup look.
Paint on a flawless canvas with Match Perfection Foundation. Offering traceless coverage and perfectly flawless skin under any light, the SPF 18 foundation is the perfect first step in achieving the perfect complexion. $8.99
Smooth on Rimmel’s Stay Matte Pressed Powder, which contains natural minerals to control shine for up to 5 hours and helps to diminish the appearance of pores. $5
Take your lashes from day to night, whether you’re going for a flapper-esque fringe or a more subtle look with Rimmel’s Glam’Eyes Day 2 Night Mascara. The 2-in-1 cap contains a daytime formula to lengthen and define, and a nighttime formula to thicken, adding oversized volume. $7.99
Rimmel’s Moisture Renew Lip Colour contains three super moisturizes to hydrate lips and leave them up to 60% smoother, as well as SPF 18 to protect. To get the deep, wine-stained look of the 1920’s, try Burgundy Shine or Berry Queen. $6.79
Finish your look with perfectly subtle, polished tips. Rimmel’s Lasting Finish Pro Nail Lacquer in Pink Bliss is the perfect shade to recreate the flawless nails of the 1920’s. $3.99
Learn more about these great products and where to purchase here, Rimmel London.
I can’t wait to try this! I love MAC False lashes mascara and with my Spring allergies I am in desperate need of a good waterproof mascara.
MAC False Lashes Waterproof $20
False Lashes, our mascara known for its ability to instantly transform and glamorize your look, is now waterproof. The volume, length, curl, definition, velvety finish and deep black colour you’ve come to love now developed to withstand moisture of any kind.
Your favourite volumizing mascara is now even better in a new waterproof formula. Featuring 12 hours of water, tear and humidity-proof wear; its innovative double-lush brush delivers twice the level of pigment, root to tip, in a name that says it all – Stay Black.
I am obsessed with Palmer’s Cocoa Butter Skin Therapy Oil. If I ever win the lottery I would like to just float in a bath of this oil while I sleep. It’s like the fountain of youth for skin! That being said I was excited to try out the new rosehip scent, and it did not disappoint the light floral touch is perfect for Spring. I use my Palemer’s Skin Therapy Oil every day after my shower from head to toe.
I love this scent its perfect for Summer and more importantly perfect for moms of all ages. A light citrus floral, I can’t get enough of the gorgeous scent when I wear it. The bottle comes with an atomizer spray which is really cute and will look good on her shelf.
Isaac Mizrahi Fabulous is perfect for Mother’s Day, as the fragrance was completely inspired by Isaac’s mother. He attributes her with completely developing his taste, even stating that his first EVER collections were dedicated to her. The fragrance is an extension of this devotion and relationship. He created this fragrance with the goal of making a timeless and classic scent that a woman can keep coming back to. The tuberose and peony notes in the fragrance came from scents his mother wore while he was growing up.
If you mom loves tea, she will be ecstatic to get these great tea set from Kusmi. The high end line contains only the best ingredients to ensure each cup has the maximum flavor. I love that you get 6 flavors a great way for mom to try a few different flavors and find her favorite.
She’s been your biggest cheerleader, a shoulder to cry on and let’s face it; she did bring you into this world. Show Mom how much you appreciate everything she does for you with an assortment of affordable beauty finds that she’ll adore:
She’ll relish unwinding after a long day by dipping into a warm tub filled with SheaMoisture’s deliciously rich Coconut & Hibiscus Bath , Body & Massage Oil. This intoxicating bath treat features a sweet blend of Coconut Oil and Hibiscus Flower. Tell Mom to just sit back and relax! Don’t forget to put out her “do not disturb” sign. Can also be used as a body and massage oil. SRP: $9.99 at Walgreens.com.
I’ve tried this Massage Oil – and lets just say – I’m keeping it for myself! It smells so good, what mom doesn’t know – won’t hurt her! Seriously! I want this scent in a perfume – it is RIDICULOUS. It smells so good, I’m not even joking, I’m going to take a bath in it.
She’ll feel like the crème of the crop with S.O.A.P.’s new Blueberry Fresh Whipped Shea Butter. Made using ultra-refined Shea Butter from Africa to soften even the roughest skin, Blueberry Fresh is the essence of juicy, fresh picked blueberries. Refreshingly subtle and sweet, Blueberry Fresh boasts a scrumptious scent, and formula that moisturizes and absorbs quickly without greasy residue. Use wherever skin needs a moisture boost – including ankles, elbows and knees. SRP: $10 for 2 ounce jar; $25 for 8 ounce jar at Soapdc.com.
Oh dear Jesus, this stuff is amazing. I wish the tub were bigger. Like…… a lot bigger. In fact, I kind of want to eat it, it smells so delicious. It’s heavenly, and smooth, and the scent is to go wild over. Nevermind how amazing it makes your skin feel!
Give Mom the gift of beautiful hair with Olivia Garden’s new Kerabrush. The Kerabrush Collection offers four different brushes each specifically made to style and care for straight hair. Featuring a stunning color combination of sea breeze blue and silver, each Kerabrush prolongs and preserves the life of your Keratin treatment and creates effortless, healthy and long-lasting hairstyles. The Tourmaline Ion Technology bristles minimize friction on Keratin-coated hair by gently gliding through when detangling, brushing or simply styling. The ionic bristles also help hydrate the cuticle, add more shine and luster, and eliminate frizz and flyaways.
Okay, how many of you read Olive Garden? Hungry much? This brush is the PERFECT gift, mom will go nuts!