You know what I haven't done for the longest time? Play with my stash. The ongoing pandemic (The WHO and no government agency is going to convince me the pandemic is over 😒) has definitely prolonged my indifference towards playing with my stash, but with the passing of my grandfather, I find myself staring down …
Cosmetics: Recession-Proof (No More?)
It was a widely-held belief that the cosmetic industry is (almost) recession-proof, and it's easy to see why - how many times have makeup lovers declared that their favorite makeup item would have to be pried from their cold, dead hands? Or the countless times that if a decision had to be made between makeup …
Beauty in the Time of COVID
There's... arguably a lot of material for me to blog about regarding the beauty scene and the elephant in the room - inflation.
Happy New Year!
It's been a super long time since I last wrote on the blog - unfortunately, I just had too many life events taking place that required every ounce of my strength and attention to resolve and/or power through (some are recurring issues), leaving me very little time to focus on this blog. But believe it …
The Sponsor Venture(s) – cicbeauty (FINAL)
Remember when I said that the first ingredient in my Redken was water? I took a pic to show that I wasn't bullshitting, and if I remember correctly, the ingredients are listed based on how much was used in production.
The Sponsor Venture(s) – cicbeauty # 3
AKA The Longest Entry in this set. Bear with me, as I have a lot of ground to cover before the finale. Disclaimer: The Sponsor Venture(s) is an original concept by Blossom Beautiful Aesthetics to separate blog posts featuring sponsored products (obtained as free samples from brands through Dealspotr) from non-sponsored blog posts. Affiliate links …
The Sponsor Venture(s) – cicbeauty # 2
So imagine my surprise when me Pops tells me that there's a package outside the door, but it was actually addressed to BBA - not my own name.
The Sponsor Venture(s) – cicbeauty # 1
Okay, cicbeauty got me there. So consider me fully game on to do a run with this shampoo!
BBA Musings Round 2: Post-Coronavirus
But do people really make a point to stare at how well the makeup was applied at the part of the face that's essentially covered most of the time
BBA Musings: Sponsorships
My head is so far removed from the ideas of sponsorships and influencers that I hadn't realized that I inadvertently signed up to be one, albeit I was hardly active. I even got the badge that tells me I'm one. 😐