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Ipsy Glam Bag February 2015

ipsy feb 2015

The February Ipsy Glam Bag is another slam dunk. So far every item this month has been great and with all the full sized products and the cute makeup bag its a steal. I still am shocked every month that this bag only cost $10 a month shipped!



cargo gloss

I love this gloss! It is so shiny and I love how it feels on. Best part is how long wearing it is for a lipgloss.

cargo ipsy gloss
CARGO Cosmetics Mini Lip Gloss – Deluxe Sample Size
A new generation of Cargo’s lip gloss. Its super high shine gloss delivers intense color payoff and locks in moisture to keep lips feeling hydrated. This longwearing lip gloss has a slick texture that feels creamy gliding over lips without being sticky. Ingredients such as Vitamin E and Jojoba Seed oil help increase lip moisture and decrease the appearance of furrows around the mouth while increasing lip volume to its maximum fullness.

ipsy up all night

Smells amazing and add great volume and shine when I flat iron my hair. And no crunchy or greasy residue.

Eva NYC Up All Night Volumizing Spray Deluxe Sample
Get the ultimate blowout with this multi-tasking spray! The light-weight formula adds volume and texture to hair, while protecting against heat for healthier styling.

How to Use:
Apply to damp hair before blow drying for added texture and lift, or use on dry hair as a revitalizing spray.

ipsy hey honey

This is a great peel off mask, I found I needed a bit more that the suggested amount but it did peel off really easily. How fun is the peeling part? The mask smells fantastic and makes my skin feel great and leaves it so soft and smooth.

Hey Honey Take It Off! Exfoliating Honey Peel Off Mask – Deluxe sample
This fifteen-minute beauty mask brightens and smooths skin with the exfoliating power of Alpha Hydroxy Acids, while moisturizing with luxurious honey extract. It instantly renews skin, leaving it refreshed and clean after only a few minutes. This gel mask helps promote a smooth and clear complexion for a post facial feeling. Take It Off! is quick and easy to use, so you can feel beautifully refreshed, radiant and ready to go in just a few minutes.

How to use: Apply a light moisturizer to facial skin. Carefully apply a thin layer all over facial areas, avoiding eyes, eye area, hairline and eyebrows. Allow mask to dry completely (about 15-20 minutes, depending on film thickness). Gently peel mask off, starting at contours and slowly peeling until completely removed. Re-apply a light moisturizer to facial skin. Each tube should yield 2-3 uses.

ipsy modelcoblush

I’m very fair so finding a blush that shows up but doesn’t make me look like a painted lady is always a tricky balance. I have been on the hunt for something new when this little gem entered my life. The shade has great pigment but is a nice sheer so it looks natural and can be layered.

modelco swatch

ModelCo BLUSH Cheek Powder Full Size
ModelCo’s BLUSH Cheek Powder creates a beaming, rosy glow to brighten every complexion. The micronized color pigments and luxurious, pressed powder delivers a sheer, natural radiance that lasts all day.

BLUSH Cheek Powder’s chic compact is easy-to-use and perfect for beauty touch ups on-the-go

pencil me in

I wasn’t sure what to think of the purple color, but I really love it. The pencil is so soft and applies really well, I love the touch of color.

pencil me in swatch

“Pencil Me In” Cosmetics Natural Eye Liner Pencil
The “Pencil Me In” Natural Eye Liner Pencils formula is highly pigmented, so it doesn’t fade throughout the day and last for hours. Its application is silky smooth without pulling your delicate skin. It can be applied above and below your eye to bring dramatic effects, and to enhance both day and evening looks.

Each pencil has a convenient sharpener built into every pencil cap!

This month was a great value and one of the reasons I keep my Ipsy subscription.  If you want to get your own Ipsy bag just click here to sign up and have a beautiful makeup bag full of fun products sent to you every month. And it makes a great gift!


Disclosure: I pay for my own subscription monthly, this post does include referral links.

Golden Goddess!


I have very fair skin, and since hitting my late 20’s I decided to ditch the dangerous tanning beds and make sunscreen my best friend. I still love to have a little glow in the summer time so I am always trying new self tanners. Yesterday I gave Model Co. Tan Airbrush in a Can a trial run and overall I am very impressed.

The spray comes out really evenly so if you are the right distance from your skin you don’t need to hand blend at all. Tan Airbrush in a Can also has a great cocoa butter scent and your skin is left smelling sweet and not like fake tanner. Once you spray your skin you are left with a nice bronze color that develops into a beautiful golden tan. I was most impressed at the color of the tan my skin looks perfectly brown like a natural tan with no hint of orange. The only downfall is due to the great airbrush style sprayer it can be very messy to apply. I would suggest instead of standing on a towel you just apply in the shower, the spray with get everywhere and with the shower I just sprayed down the walls and there was no trace of color.

If you want to spend the last month of summer looking like a golden goddess order your Model Co Tan Airbrush in a Can you will love the way you look!

Model Co Tan Airbrush In A Can


It’s all about being bronzed through safe, sunless tanning! ModelCo has finally created the first ever self tanner that puts an end to stained hands and uneven coverage. Like your own personal airbrush, TAN goes on as a fine mist leaving you with a smooth, natural tan. The deep golden pigment gives you an instant all-over healthy glow whilst the long lasting self-tanner develops underneath in hours.


1. To remove all previous color and or prep your skin for a long lasting tan use apply TAN REMOVER EXFOLIATING SCRUB and BUFFED EXFOLIATING BODY TOWEL to exfoliate hard to reach places like your back, and extra dry places like knees, elbows, and ankles.
2. To obtain long lasting results, apply TAN AIRBRUSH IN A CAN with 45 minute after showering, when your skin is clean. Cover the floor if you intend to stand and spray, or spray in the shower so any excess spray can be easily washed away. Shake the can well (this is really important) and spray about a foot away from your body in a light, even motion (you’ll love the cocoa butter scent!).
3. Apply a light spray for a subtle hint of color or a heavy application for a dark golden bronze. Remember practice makes perfect and if you do make a slight mistake please feel free to rub the tan into your skin (and you can use the TAN REMOVER to wash the excess tan off your hands!)
4. Since your tan will deepen over time, wait twenty minutes before dressing and eight hours before showering. TAN AIRBRUSH IN A CAN is designed to suit all skin types so if you would like a darker tan simply apply another layer!

$30.00-$42.00 Model Co Tan Airbrush In A Can

Lip Lights- LOVE IT!


I am a gloss addict, I started counting my glosses this weekend and gave up when I passed 30. I love lip gloss and while there are all different colors and styles I haven’t found any lately that really stood out until I found Lip Lights by Model Co.

When I first opened the tube I let an excited little yell out when I saw the LED lights in the lid. At first I thought it was just a gimmick that was really cute and fun but I didn’t know how much I would actually need the light. I ventured downtown to go dancing with some girlfriends on Friday night and decided to bring my Lip Lights and I fell in love. Instead of needing to run to the bathroom for a lip gloss touch up I was able to retouch perfectly even in the darkened room. When the gloss wand is pointed at your lips the LED lights shines perfectly at your mouth and if you use the little mirror on the side you can perfectly reapply anywhere.

So the light is fun and highly useful (great for navigating the recesses of my purse) but even with the fun light you need a great gloss for it to be worthy of adoration. Lip Lights is not just a fun product it’s a great lip gloss with the perfect touch of color and a ultra high shine. On top of the great color Lip Lights goes on smooth and doesn’t get sticky, even after cocktails and dancing Lip Lights has great staying power.


Gloss on the go with LIP LIGHTS, ModelCo’s ultra-shiny, creamy gloss with in-built lights and mirror for precise after dark touch-ups, it’s lights, camera, lip action with LIP LIGHTS!

LIP LIGHTS banishes queues and backstage fights for the mirrors, it’s all here to let you touch up and reapply day or night.

LIP LIGHTS is the ultimate in modern glamour for a model perfect pout anywhere, any time. With LED lights concealed in the lid that automatically activate when opened, lips are illuminated for a precision, no-mess application. A side panel mirror means you can gloss on the go, you’ll never get caught out looking less than perfect. LIP LIGHTS is a handbag essential with auto on/off and long-lasting battery, it’s ideal to locate items in your handbag. LIP LIGHTS is available in 5 long-lasting shades. So light up your lips as you let the music take control at and ensure precision perfect touch ups while you’re shimming on the dance floor. LIP LIGHTS is your gloss, mirror & flash-light all in one!

Directions: Open lid, the LED lights automatically turn on. Ensure lid is closed properly to turn off light & conserve battery


$28.00 Model Co Lip Lights

Celebrate those bold brows!


I saw these pictures of Chloe Sevigny in Blackbook Magazine today, and I thought – she has some beautiful brows!  They’re big – and they’re bold, but they’re great! 


Lash + Brow NEW from ModelCo.
What it is:
A conditioning night time treatment that supports healthy eyelashes and brows.

What it is formulated to do:
Wake up to wow lashes and brows with ModelCo’s Lash + Brow to condition existing lash/brow hair while supporting new hair health. This is your beauty secret weapon for visibly voluptuous lashes and fuller, thicker looking brows in just 14 days! This unique product helps improve the appearance of thin lashes and over plucked brows with a deep conditioning blend of vitamins and proteins that help prevent free radical damage to the hair.

What else you need to know:
The unique easy-to-use brush is great for precise application.

$42.00 - ModelCo Lash + Brow 0.24 oz


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