sephora

I haven’t mentioned my “smart buy” in a while, but this year I’ve tried really hard to be more particular about the things I purchase. It hasn’t always worked. I’m not immune to hype; I am a human who loves beauty products, after all. Unfortunately for me, a lot of the things I’ve purchased because…

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HOLY HELL WHY DO PRODUCT NAMES NEED TO BE SO LONG. Ahem. Anyway. Around Christmas, I purchased the Perfect Skin Bundle from this company that includes the Exfoliating Treatment and the Porefining Face Mask. It was on sale so I got both pieces for $55, which is still INSANE, to be clear, but at the time…

Read more Review: Sand and Sky Australian Pink Clay Flash Perfecting Exfoliating Treatment

I’m sure you’ve heard about #sephorasquad, but in case you’ve been living under a rock: #SephoraSquad is a different kind of beauty-influencer program. We celebrate the most authentic and inspiring voices in the digital beauty space. We value unique, unfiltered, sorry-not-sorry storytellers, no matter the number of followers they have. That’s why the program offers…

Read more Is #sephorasquad a #scam?

Here we go again: another anti-haul! Today we’re looking at Sephora, and there’s a lot to rag on here so let’s get right to it. Sol de Janeiro Bum Bum Carnaval Extravaganza Beauty influencers everywhere are weeping that this made someone’s anti-haul, but I really don’t get why it’s so universally loved. It’s supposed to…

Read more Holiday anti-haul: Sephora edition

By now I’m sure you’ve heard that beautyblender launched a foundation. It’s vegan and (supposedly) full coverage, matte, long wearing and good for all skin types. It’s also exclusive to Sephora. I have some thoughts. Because I’m me, and of course. First of all, why are there 25 shades of light/medium, and 7 tan/deep shades?…

Read more beautyblender foundation: *sigh*

Sephora announced today that in honor of their 20th anniversary they’re having a convention, called Sephoria: House of Beauty. The two-day event will take place in October at their downtown L.A. location, and tickets go on sale in July. According to a statement from the brand, Sephoria will be “highly-immersive two-day beauty event fusing high-touch physical…

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Good things are happening at Sephora. If you haven’t heard about their Classes for Confidence, the series is part of the Sephora Stands social impact strategy. They also emphasize giving and sustainability, and there’s a program for women entrepreneurs. The Classes for Confidence are complimentary, in-store 90-minute classes for people going through a transition; originally…

Read more Sephora to begin offering beauty classes to the trans and nonbinary community