Out with the old? Well, not exactly. But I have acquired a few new things recently that are making me very, very happy.

On the quest for a bronzer that didn't make me look orange, muddy, or shiny, I decided to give this one by Too Faced a try. Its more famous cousin is darker then I need this time of year, but the milk chocolate version is perfect for my pale skin. No sheen, purely matte. It's extremely natural, so those seeking a bronzed goddess look might want to go elsewhere. The great thing is I can swirl a giant brush into this and slap it everywhere on my face. I can almost use it like a regular powder. I personally love that in the Wintertime. If you are ghostly this time of year like I am, you will definitely appreciate it. And yes, it absolutely does smell like chocolate :)

Maybelline Color Whisper Lipstick (here in Lust for Blush and Pin up Peach) MAC creamsheen in Peach Blossom
I compare the Maybelline to the Revlon Lip Butters, except I actually prefer the feel of these on my lips a lot more. They perform like a balm, but they have a hint of color that makes them perfect for daily use. I'd give them a try, especially when they're on sale at CVS or Rite-Aid.
Peach Blossom by MAC is my new favorite. Similar to my beloved Shy Girl, but more pink then peach. How did I not know about this color before?! It's a must-have now.  

After Christmas, my fiance and I practically ran to the store and picked up iphones (our contracts were up). I always loved my android, and really had no issues with it. But all of our friends kept pushing us towards getting iphones. I'll admit they were a snobby bunch about it. I think that's why I resisted for as long as I did. But they were all right. I LOVE my new toy :)

What new item are you loving lately?
♥ Noelle


  1. I'll have to check out the Too Faced chocolate bronzer. I'm using Lorac right now, but it's too shiny against my pale winter skin. And it really smells like chocolate?!?!

    1. Yes! I want to eat it every time I use it lol ;) But once you apply it, the smell goes away which is nice too.

  2. Oooh that bronzer looks really nice though probably wouldn't work for me as I'm not that pale. Also, welcome to the iPhone club!! :D

    xo, alison*elle

  3. I LOVE my new iPhone as well! Really haven't looked back!! Happy Friday Noelle! :)

  4. I was searching for a bronzer today and all were waaaay to orange or muddy gonna check this one out this weekend!! thank you!! xoxo

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  6. The lipstick colors are so pretty - I especially love the middle one!

  7. Thank you girls, let me know if you check out any

  8. That bronzing powder is so pretty and creamy!
    xo Josie


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