April 17, 2014
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Product Review

Zoya Touch Collection: Swatches, Review


This week is apparently nail week on xSparkage! I have been having a swatchapalooza of nail polish :) Right now I have the new Zoya Touch collection to share with you- three soft, yet full coverage nude polishes. Generally I completely skip over any nude polishes and head straight for the bright colors, but I actually really like these! I ... Read More »

OPI Glam Slam England Collection: Swatches, Review


This time around, the OPI Serena Glam Slam Duos for the England Collection are a bit different- In the past, they have included a regular polish and a crackle top coat, but this time the two duos include a silver glittery top coat. Both duos include the silver glitter top coat, but differ in the regular polish, which include a ... Read More »

OPI Nice Stems! Summer 2011 Collection: Swatches, Review


OPI’s Nice Stems! Collection includes four pink polishes with flower themed, play-on word names OPI is famous for. These shades range from a soft pink, to a bright, sparkly fuscha, and even include a glittery pink top coat that adds an extra sparkle to your nails.   Play the Peonies Play the Peonies Play the Peonies Play the Peonies is ... Read More »

Let’s Save Money!! Deal Websites You Should Know About

I feel like it’s about time I put together a post talking about my absolute favorite deal sites from around the web! I know I have mentioned sites like Hautelook and Ebates in random videos, but I feel like they need a special place on my blog and deserve some love, since I have saved so much money from them ... Read More »

MAC Sized To Go Review


I am a huge fan of small versions of regular things, but who isn’t? I have mini bottles of diet coke in my fridge, LOVE buying sample packs of basically anything, like cupcakes over cakes.. so when I see mini versions of some of my favorite products, of course I get excited and go on about how cute they are! ... Read More »

Birchbox “Just Because” Box Review


A few weeks ago, I did a review on Birchbox, a company that sends its subscribers a monthly box filled with all sorts of deluxe-sized beauty samples for $10 a month (you can see that review here!). Each month they have new beauty products, generally focusing around a theme (The box I showed in that review was April, and so ... Read More »

Leesha Loves: May Favorites

Already June?! Ahhh!!! This month will have a lot going on- I’m going to get myself back onto my schedule of having 2-3 videos a week, along with getting a schedule together for the blog, I have my first session of laser hair removal (I’m a bit nervous about this, but I got an awesome deal on Urban Dealights- $99 ... Read More »

China Glaze Crackle Metal Polishes


China Glaze is set to release 6 new crackle shades for summer- in METAL formulas! I am kind of surprised this trend is still going so strong; when it got big earlier this year I thought it would just be a one-hit wonder, but both OPI and China Glaze seem to have new collections with these type of polishes coming ... Read More »

Leesha Loves: Illamasqua Bedaub Cream Pigment


Illamasqua came out with their cream pigments earlier this year with their Toxic Nature collection. They immediately caught my attention, as there really isn’t anything on the market quite like them- they are super creamy, provide balanced pigmentation, don’t crease, and are matte. Since Illamasqua is a UK based company I had to wait a few weeks until this collection ... Read More »

Dr. Andrew Weil For Origins- Mega-Mushroom Skin Relief Mask: Photos, Review


Origins Mega-Mushroom Skin Relief Mask is intended to help calm the skin and reduce redness and blotchiness as well as give the skin a nice boost of moisture. I picked this up when Beauty.com was having their Friends & Family sale and decided to try it out this weekend, as my skin has recently gotten over a breakout, but there ... Read More »