Monthly Archives: June 2017

Kleenex Multicare Large Tissue Review

IMG_20170529_144717_853Happy Thursday everyone! Today I want to tell you guys about the Kleenex Multicare large tissues. I was fortunate to receive these for free to test out from Chatterbox.

20170529_144840My boyfriend and I love having BBQ’s at our home and so I thought what better way to test these Kleenex Multicare tissues out. I decided to use them to clean my patio table. I thought they did a pretty good job, but I would say I’d prefer to use these more so for wiping my hands when I’m eating a snack or when cold/flu/allergy season hits because one regular size Kleenex sometimes just doesn’t do the job.

I definitely considering purchasing these in the future along with the regular size Kleenex tissues that I usually buy because sometimes you just need a bigger tissue and you don’t want to have to use multiple tissues to get the job done. I picked these up at my local Target. Man I love Target! Who doesn’t, right?

Have you guys tried the Kleenex Multiuse large tissues before or are you interested in trying them? Please feel free to comment below.

Until next time,

Rachael

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Super Easy Curly Hair Hack

PhotoGrid_1498420140032.jpgHappy Sunday everyone! I hope you all are enjoying your weekend so far. I got some pool time in which was super fun and much needed in this 100°+ weather we’ve been having. I just wanted to pop in quickly today and show you my super easy curly hair hack.

I’m not sure if this will work for everyone. It might depend on your hair type but I have fine hair, just so you guys know.

So here’s all I did to get these voluminous curls. Yesterday afternoon right after getting out of the shower, I put my hair up in a bun using one of these cloth hair ties. I love these things! They don’t pull on your hair and they don’t break like some of the elastic ones do.

20170625_125857.jpgThen I took my hair down 24 hours later and wah lah! It’s super easy to do if you forget your curling iron somewhere or if you just want a heat-free alternative to curling your hair.

Do any of you ladies already use this method? Or do you have any questions about it? Please feel free to comment below.

Until next time,

Rachael

Snapple Straight Up Tea Review

IMG_20170529_153408_506Happy Thursday everyone! It’s been a hot one out here in Northern California, especially with the Excessive Heat Warning that’s been going on. Hope everyone is enjoying their summer so far and staying cool. Speaking of staying cool, today’s review is about Snapple Straight Up Tea that I received for free to test out thanks to Smiley360.

IMG_20170529_151735_879My boyfriend and I decided to have a Memorial Day BBQ and the Snapple Straight Up Teas went perfectly with it! It was nice and hot that day and the teas were very refreshing. I must say that I liked the Sorta Sweet one better just because I can do without as much sugar, but they both tasted delicious. My boyfriend tried both of them as well and he liked both of them also.

IMG_20170522_190454_446I picked up my Snapple Straight Up Teas from my local Target store.

20170618_100844I’m also looking forward to trying their other flavors: Unsweetened, Rooibos and Honey Green.

Have you tried any of the Snapple Straight Up Teas yet? If so, what did you think? Or are you interested in trying them? Please feel free to comment below.

Until next time,

~Rachael~

L’Oreal Infallible Total Cover Color Correcting Kit, Foundation & Concealing and Contour Kit Review

20170603_120126.jpgHappy Sunday ladies! I was lucky to have the opportunity to test out these L’Oreal Infallible  Total Cover products for free thanks to BzzAgent. Continue reading if you want to find out what I thought of these products and to see some photos of the results.

20170603_132841The L’Oreal Infallible Total Cover Color Correcting Kit worked really well. It was also really easy to use as I just tapped my fingertip on whichever color I wanted to use and then I could build up the product if I needed to do so. The green color corrector which is meant to neutralize red tones did a great job of doing that for my skin. I practically applied it over my entire face because my face tends to have a lot of redness to it and it completely got rid of the redness. I put the peach color corrector under my eyes and it did a pretty good job of reducing my dark circles. I applied the yellow color corrector on top of the peach color corrector to further neutralize my dark circles because I didn’t really have anywhere else to put the yellow. I applied the purple color corrector to my cheekbones to help brighten them. You could definitely see how the purple color corrector drew attention to my cheekbones. I will undoubtedly continue using this kit and will probably be purchasing this in the future because I like so many things about it.

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The L’Oreal Infallible Total Cover Foundation does an awesome job at evening my skin tone and providing excellent coverage all over my face. It felt really lightweight and I loved the fluffy yet thicker texture of the foundation because that made it easy to go onto my skin and gave me the confidence that it would do its job. I felt that it did a good job of lasting throughout the entire day. I also like that it comes in a tube and the tube has a fine tip on it so that you don’t accidentally squeeze out too much foundation. I’m definitely going to continue using this product and consider purchasing this in the future.
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The Infallible Total Cover Concealing and Contour Kit was pretty fun to use. I like the fact that it was in cream form instead of powder (which is what I usually use) because to me it was easier to blend. I used the lighter shades to highlight down the bridge of my nose and my forehead. I used the darker contouring shade on my cheekbones, forehead, and chin. I will definitely continue using this contour kit and I’m excited to see what other ways I can try to use it.
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Here is a photo of me after my entire makeup routine is complete. As you can see, I’m definitely a fan of these products and I will continue using them.
Have you tried any of L’Oreal’s Infallible Total Cover line? Are you interested in trying it or do you have any questions about the products that I’ve tried? Please feel free to comment below.
Until next time,
~Rachael~

RachP2003’s Fabulous Summer Beauty Instagram Giveaway!!!

Hello beauties! Please see below for the details and link for my latest Instagram giveaway!

Here is the long awaited (since last summer) Fabulous Summer Beauty Giveaway!!! I want to thank all of my loyal and dear subscribers (new subscribers too of course) and what better way to do so than giving away some awesome eyeshadow palettes. You have a chance to win the @UrbanDecayCosmetics Naked Smoky Eyeshadow Palette and the @SmashboxCosmetics Full Exposure Eyeshadow Palette along with a sample of their 24 Hour Photo Finish Shadow Primer. Good luck!!! ♡♡♡ Here are the deets to enter: 1. Must be following me on Instagram @RachP2003 (Unfollowers will be blocked and banned from future giveaways) 2. You must repost this photo with #RachP2003FabulousSummerBeautyGiveaway ***BONUS ENTRIES*** Each additional repost on Instagram gives you an extra entry. There is no limit to how many times you can repost. I will be including some surprise goodies in the giveaway. Unfollowers will be disqualified from current and future promotions. NO GIVEAWAY ACCOUNTS. Contest ends July 9th, 2017 at 6:59pm PST. We ask that private accounts are made public during the giveaway in order to be entered. Per Instagram rules, we must mention this is in no way sponsored by Instagram, Inc, Urban Decay or Smashbox. By entering, entrants confirm that they are at least 18 years of age and residents of the United States, release Instagram of responsibility, and agree to Instagram's terms of use. Void where prohibited. Winner is chosen using random.org. #urbandecay #urbandecaycosmetics #udcosmetics #smashbox #urbandecaynakedsmoky #nakedsmoky #nakedsmokypalette #smashboxfullexposure #fullexposurepalette #urbandecaynakedsmokypalette #smashboxfullexposurepalette #eyeshadow #makeup #palette #eyeshadowpalette #beauty #motd

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Until next time,

Rachael