Archives: June 2012

Merle Norman Lip Polish in Mademoiselle Swatches & Review

Merle Norman Lip Polish in Mademoiselle

Did you know that Merle Norman, established in 1931, is still around and now better than ever?

I’ve got memories of Merle Norman. In fact I think maybe my very first makeup memory is of this brand. My grandma had a tub of Merle Norman powder in her bathroom when I was a kid, and I remember always looking at it and smelling it. Wondering what it did. Eventually she gave it to me and I had it all the way through being a teen. I never really used it, it just sat on my desk. I like the way it looked. :)

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Caught! With Paw in Box.

Inside this box are some secrets that Chewy is desperate to find out about. Hence the “Oh look, I am so sleepy I’ll just lay here under the blanket and causally shove my paw into the hole” look. :)

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Fortune Cookie Soap Summer Soap Box Review and Giveaway!

Fortune Cookie Soap Summer Soap Box

The Fortune Cookie Soap Summer Soap Box is out and I have the deets on what’s inside!

The Soap Box is a subscription box that you can purchase and it includes 8-10 exclusive mini FCS products in each one. The Summer Soap Box is their first one thus far, and there are 500 available ($19.99 every 3 months and you get 4 boxes per year). After they sell out, there is a waiting list.

Summer Soap Box includes:

  • 1 oz Whipped Cream in Pinky Swear
  • 1 Fortune Cookie Soap in Sand Dollar
  • 1 oz OCD Hand Sanitizer in Sweet Tea
  • 1 oz Body Wash in Road Trip
  • 1 mini Flip Flop Fizzy
  • 1 mini Sparkle Body Spray in Beach Bunny (new product)
  • 1 oz Dry Shampoo in Wish You Were Here (new product)
  • 1 sample of Hydrate Me Body Conditioning Bar in Pool Party (new product)
  • 1 sample of Sugar Fix Solid Sugar Scrub in Sugar Britches (new product)
  • 1 Fortune Cookie Soap temporary tattoo!
  • 1 $10.00 Fortune Cookie Soap gift code (sent via email)

Fortune Cookie Soap Summer Soap Box 3

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Question of the Week


I trust your week went well? It’s been gorgeous weather here in the Bay Area, and I have been enjoying it immensely. I am SO ready for summer!

Reading anything fun? I am STILL reading Stephen King The Dome. I love it, but got distracted for a second by another book, then went back to it. I am about 3/4 of the way done now. One of his best in awhile I think.

This question was brought to you today by @MWGirlieGirl on Twitter. :)

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