Well if your tired trying all the different beauty product that are out there just to throw them into a drawer in your bathroom after they made you breakout or caused sensitivity to your skin. Let me do it for you! I try all the latest beauty products out there for several days or even weeks. I then review them right here for you. Then you can buy and try them for yourself, leave a comment and share your experiences with the readers. We are all here for the same reasons. We want to look and feel BEAUTIFUL! So let find out what works and what does not with WHATS INSIDE YOUR BEAUTY BAG? HERE IS A PEEK INSIDE MINE!

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Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Biobelle Facial Masks in #decadence & #primer

#BeautyBagDolls I don't think its a big secret that I love masks and the Biobelle Facial Masks are awesome! I am thrilled that I got try two of them The #decadence and the #primer facial masks. These are two unique masks that will treat your skin to a wonderful spa experience. Shop Biobelle to purchase.
A face mask that is a #primer its just amazing and the mask that named #decadence these two will be staples in your beauty bag like they are in mine! 

The #decadence Biobelle Facial Mask is described as a mask that "instantly plump and vitalize to leave you looking well rested. Let the repairing and hydrating ingredients do their job as you take a journey to the softest, clearest skin you’ve ever had." The two major ingredients in this mask are chocolate which is  high in antioxidants which help in hydrating and softening the skin and acai berry which helps in retaining the moisture of the skin, and fighting off free radicals that can cause the appearance of fine lines. I had two of these masks and used one on a Monday and the other on a Wednesday and they are wonderful. They have enough product on them but its not an overwhelming drip all over the place amount and the mask says on your face. I love the results after removing it after 20 minutes my skin truly felt hydrated in face I skipped my nighttime moisturizer. My skin was also bright and plump. I am thrilled with the result from the Biobelle #decadence Facial Mask, this is a beauty bag must have!

Next up is a brand new  Biobelle mask it is the #primer Biobelle Facial Mask This new  #primer sheet mask boosts facial texture, minimizes pores and evens skin tone while prepping the skin for a flawless makeup application. In just 5 minutes, our nutrient rich serum made with Tea Tree Oil, Rosehip Extract and Vitamin C, makes the skin look smoother, more hydrated, and glowing. I used this twice with the two masks I received. I applied it in the morning before my makeup routine and I kept it on for 5 minutes. After I removed it from my face it noticed my pores were almost non-existent and my skin was smooth and supple. I went on with my makeup routine skipping my usual primer and this Biobelle #primer Facial Mask really did become my primer it truly prepped my skin for makeup application and it applied evenly and flawlessly. This a is a beauty bag must have without at doubt.

Both Biobelle Facial Masks in #decadence & #primer are 5 $$$$$ and beauty bag must haves that get EXTRA LOVE FROM ANNA!

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NOTE: I RECEIVED THE Biobelle Facial Masks in #decadence & #primer  AS A FREE PRODUCT SAMPLE TO TEST AND REVIEW!

Monday, June 26, 2017

Kneipp Summer Body Washes

I have some awesome body washes for all you from Kneipp. They are all based on summer scents and I am so excited that I got to try 3 of them They are described as "soap-free, pH-balanced and formulated with natural plant oils, these three refreshing, gently foaming body washes deep clean and condition the skin, leaving it soft, smooth, and exquisitely scented for an irresistible shower experience." The 3 new scents for summer are Summer Mood, which is described as a watermelon & mint then there is Endless Summer, which is described as lime and mint and finally there is Tropical Dream which is mango and star fruit scented. Now to purchase visit here.

Just one of my new favorite body washes for summer thanks to Kneipp I have new beauty bag must haves!

I cannot choose my favorite because them all smell wonderful which makes it a great shower experience not matter which one you choose. Kneipp Summer Body Washes cleanse your skin in a gentle yet effective manner. My skin never felt dry or tight just gently cleansed and refreshed. The scents are not overwhelming but gentle and fun. Kneipp Summer Body Washes are vegan and preservative free. There is no animal testing. I love the fact that it helps keep moisture on my skin which is such a must have for me. I am giving these awesome Kneipp Summer body washes a 5 $$$$$ and EXTRA LOVE FROM ANNA! 

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Friday, June 23, 2017

PUR Cosmetics 30% off Sale

That's right #BeautyBagDolls  you read the tittle right. PUR cosmetics is having a friends and family sale on PUR Cosmetics website right now. If you spend $25.00 you get 30% off your order and free shipping. Use coupon code: SUMMER25 at check out! I am going to pick up a few thing I am running low on and empty. These are a few of my favorite's from PUR Cosmetics. Remember to enter coupon code: SUMMER25 to save 30% off your $25.00 purchase. This sale is limited time. Starts now and ends June 30th.

A few of my favorites I will restock during the sale:

I love their No Filter primer full review here.

Add this step to your makeup routine to make it last. Full review here.

You can get beautifully bronzed skin without laying in the sun by using Bronze Your Selfie. Full review here.

Application tools from Pur Cosmetics you can't be without. Review here.
Shop PUR Cosmetics to save 30% on your order of $25.00 or more now through June 30th with promo code: SUMMER25

FYI: I reviewed other product from PUR please search PUR in the search bar to learn more about the brand

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

It Cosmetics Travel Size Favorites

#ITGirls & #BeautyBagDolls Happy First Day of Summer! I have a review for you today that will guarantee that you get to take your It Cosmetics favorites with you even on vacation. They are all travel size friendly and will fit easily into your beauty bag that you take with you anywhere. You will be able to take all of your favorites with you on the go this travel season. Visit here to buy all your It Cosmetics travel favorites. If you shop It Cosmetics this week until June 28th you will receive free shipping on all orders. (Note: If you click the product you want it will lead you to the website the Travel size version is available which may also be at Ulta.com)

These are all beauty bag must haves to take with you this summer season! 

When I start my beauty routine no matter where I am I start with Confidence in A Cream. This is a luxe  moisturizer that I cannot live without and now I don't have to. For my full review of Confidence in a Cream click here. Every Single day I use the It Cosmetics Brow Power I love that it is a Universal Taupe shade so no matter what hair color I have that month/day or week my brows match my hair color flawlessly. My Full Brow Power review is here. I follow up my eye brow routine with my favorite concealer in the makeup game hands down is Bye Bye Under Eye this has covered so much for me in the past four and half years that I have used it and not only my dark circle from lack of sleep but some acne breakouts that were less than pretty. The fact that the travel size is available has made my month because I will not only travel with it for vacation but keep one in my beauty bag at all times in case something pops up on my face. To ready my full review click here. My final step to my makeup routine especially when on vacation is SPF and if I can use an SPF with some coverage you bet I will use it. My favorite and one and only CC+ Color Correcting W/SPF50+ I use and trust it in the original /illuminating &bronzing version. I love that the travel size is in the original and to read my full review on the CC Cream click here. The final travel size product is the IT'S YOUR BRUSH LOVE which is an instant brush cleanser. I had not tried this until the day the travel size PR package arrived at my home and WOW! I grabbed my It Cosmetics foundation/concealer brush (duel ended one) a paper towel and spared a few spritzes and then rubbed it on the paper towel and I was AMAZED  at how clean my brush became I mean I had only used for about a week with celebration foundation but boy was it dirty and now it was so bright and clean. I must note that these is maybe a five minute dry time but your brushes are instantly clean. There is slight orange scent but the formula is alcohol-free and is developed with plastic surgeons and specifically designed to extend the life of all brush hair, natural or synthetic—plus, it’s packed with gentle, skin-loving ingredients including hydrolyzed collagen, peptides, antioxidants and vitamins A, C and E, making it ideal for even the most sensitive skin types. I had no issues with skin sensitivity and I even used it on my eye shadow brushes which were the cleanest they ever were after using IT'S YOUR BRUSH LOVE!

Everything travel size from It Cosmetics is a beauty bag must have and it has always been in my beauty bag now I just get to take convenient sized items everywhere with me all summer long. This is 5 $$$$$ products that get EXTRA LOVE FROM ANNA!

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NOTE: I RECEIVED IT Cosmetics Travel Size Favorites mentioned above AS A FREE PRODUCT SAMPLES TO TEST AND REVIEW!

FYI: I have reviewed several It Cosmetics products so please search It Cosmetics in the search bar to read other reviews.

Malin+Goetz Essentials for Travel

Its that special time of the year where summer vacations are starting to happen and if your like me #BeautyBagDolls you do not want to drag your full size products with you even if your driving to your destination and if flying your not alowed that supersize version of your favorite cleanser and shampoo. Thankfully Malin+Goetz Essentials for Travel has you covered with six -1 ounce versions of their products. This  Malin+Goetz Essentials for Travel truly has you covered from head to toe. Included in this set  grapefruit face cleanser, vitamin e face moisturizer, bergamot body wash, vitamin b5 body moisturizer, peppermint shampoo and cilantro conditioner.
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These little travel size Malin+Goetz products are travel must haves! (photo credit: malinandgoetz.com)

The Malin+Goetz Essentials for Travel has a great grapefruit face cleanser that took my makeup off, a vitamin e face moisturizer that felt really nice on my skin. The bergamot body wash was refreshing and cleansed my skin gently, the vitamin b5 body moisturizer truly locked in hydration. Finally the peppermint shampoo was refreshing and the cilantro conditioner was smoothing. I love that they come in their own little clear plastic case. This is a beauty bag must for anyone on the go this summer or in life in general. The  Malin+Goetz Essentials for Travel  is a 5 $$$$$ and if you just want to get a feel of different products from the line its a great way to try it all out. EXTRA LOVE FROM ANNA!

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Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Conair Ultimate Root Booster Brush

What a boost at the roots that starts with your brush? Oh #BeautyBagDolls I have the product just for you! I have had a lot of hair brushes and currently I have more than I want to admit however I am going to toss one that I thought was helping me get height at the crown of head because I am upgrading to the Conair Ultimate Root Booster Brush.  This brush has triangle airflow bristle design lifts hair right at the roots. Bristles and vented cushion allow up to 50% more airflow to reach hair for big, beautiful volume fast." To purchase visit here.
Conair® Ultimate Root Booster Mid-Size Cushion Brush
A beauty bag must have from Conair is not a staple for me! (photo credit: Conair.com)

I used this on my towel dried hair when I was styling and it works amazing! I must say it does not pull or tug at my hair it actually brushes it beautifully without snagging! I comfortably held it and my dryer during the styling process and had not issues. The Conair Ultimate Root Booster Brush is effective at helping me style my hair and adding the volume I love to get at the root of my head at the crown! I have no complaints and this truly is a beauty bag must have. I give it 5 $$$$$ along with EXTRA LOVE FROM ANNA!

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Hair Food Moisture Shampoo/Conditioner/Mask infused w/Honey Apricot

Hair Food is by far has my hair looking and feeling so good #BeautyBagDolls! I have been using the Hair Food Moisture Shampoo/Conditioner/Hair Mask and my hair has really responded really well. I am really happy with how this three step system has improved my hair, the moisture level has really gone up. From all the heat styling my hair was feeling more on the dry side until now. The Hair Food Moisture Infuse system that has Honey and Apricot Fragrance is all made silicone free, paraben free and mineral oil free. That is what I try to look for most of the time when try a new hair care system.
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My new shampoo beauty bag must have from Hair Food! (Photo Credit: Target.com)

When I use this I follow the basic wet my hair, lather with the Hair Food Moisture Shampoo and rinse I repeat that one more time. I have fairly long hair so I use a pump and half the first time and one pump the second time. The scent will immediately hit your nose because it smells so nice and refreshing! It cleans my and left it feeling hydrated when I follow up with a pump and half of conditioner I let the Hair Food Moisture Conditioner Infused with Honey Apricot Fragrance sit in my hair for about a minute before I rinse. I use conditioner each and every time however, with the Hair Food Moisture Hair Mask Infused with  Honey Apricot Fragrance  I use that twice a week after cleansing and conditioning and I leave that in my hair for 5-10 minutes depending on how much time I have. That step truly helps my hair when it is practically dry. I cannot get over the fact at how amazing this line of hair care is. Hair Food defines what I thought about cleansing my hair. Hair Food gently cleanses, conditions and nourishes my hair without leaving it feeling heavy or stripped of its natural oils. It is left feeling moisturized yet light and it smells so wonderful! I love this system and the Hair Food brand I also review their dry shampoo recently you can read that here. I give the  Hair Food Moisture Shampoo/Conditioner/Mask infused with Honey Apricot Fragrance a 5 $$$$$ and highly recommend this for your beauty bag. I am absolutely giving Hair Food EXTRA LOVE FROM ANNA!

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NOTE: I RECEIVED THE Hair Food Moisture Shampoo/Conditioner/Mask infused w/Honey Apricot AS A FREE PRODUCT SAMPLES TO TEST AND REVIEW!

FYI: I reviewed other product from Hair Food please search Hair Food in the search bar to learn more about the brand. 

Monday, June 19, 2017

Malin+Goetz Revitalizing Eye Cream

Anyone who has tired eyes is always looking for an eye cream. I my #BeautyBagDolls started to fight the around the eye are aging process years ago and I try a lot of eye creams. Today I bring to you the Malin+Goetz Revitalizing Eye Cream. The  Malin+Goetz Revitalizing Eye Cream is amazing! Yes I did indeed start this review with praise. I have to tell you I am no longer using my eye serum just the Malin+Goetz Revitalizing Eye Cream and it truly takes the place of everything I used before it came into my life. Malin+Goetz describes the Revitalizing Eye Cream as the "ultimate eye cream is a multi-benefit treatment to powerfully address all eye concerns, including lines, wrinkles, puffiness and dark circles." It is "intensely nourishing yet incredibly lightweight, this luxuriously advanced formula blends firming peptides and skin-energizing marine algae to help strengthen and protect the eye area to look brighter, smoother and more supple."
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This eye cream from Malin+Goetz is everything you need in one jar, a beauty bag must have. (photo credit: malinandgoetz.com)

I can absolutely attest to the fact that it address all eye concerns. The puffiness was reduced and my dark circles diminished and my big concern of wrinkles was no longer a concern. After day 7 my eyes were refreshed, hydrated and firm. The entire area was lifted! The moisture was perfect without being overwhelming. I use this AM and PM and it absorbed quickly enough where I could follow up with my makeup routine quickly. The Malin+Goetz Revitalizing Eye Cream did not irritate my sensitive eyes at all which is such a must for me. I am giving this a 5 $$$$$ and of course its a beauty bag must have along with EXTRA LOVE FROM ANNA!

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Friday, June 16, 2017

Hair Food Color Protect Dry Shampoo

Oh #BeautyBagDolls I am so excited for this first of two reviews from Hair Food products. Right now I am reviewing the product I used immediately out of the box. It is the perfect product to refresh your hair in a pinch after the gym or before going out after a long day! I am so happy to review the Hair Food Color Protect Dry Shampoo Infused with White Nectarine & Pear Fragrance.
Hair Food Color Protect Dry Shampoo Infused with White Nectarine & Pear Fragrance - 4.9 oz. Image 1 of 3.
A beauty bag must have! Thanks to Hair Food! (photo curtesy of  Target.com)

Now after hitting the gym after work I like to use a dry shampoo just to absorb the excess oil in my scalp so I am a bit obsessed with dry shampoos and to try out the Hair Food Color Protect Dry Shampoo was a delight. I was super impressed that it first and foremost absorbed the oil making my hair feel and look refreshed without having to re-shampoo beautifully styled hair. What impressed me even more is the fact that it helped give me back some volume that I had lost in my hair from the day all while absorbing the oils. I also must mention that this dry shampoo from Hair Food is paraben, mineral oil and gluten free. It is formulated to protect your color treated hair and it smells amazing! I am giving this a 5 $$$$$ and EXTRA LOVE FROM ANNA for this beauty bag must have!

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Thursday, June 15, 2017

Sky Organics Dead Sea Mud Mask

Aloha #BeautyBagDolls I am bringing you a review of the Sky Organics Dead Sea Mud Mask. Sky Organics is a new brand to me but I jumped at the chance to try out the Dead Sea Mud Mask, I love doing a mask and most weeks I do one daily no matter how tiered I am I will remove my makeup and try to do a mask of some sort. Mud masks are my favorite but you only have to use the Sky Organics Dead Sea Mud Mask once a week so I used this one 3 times before writing this review. This mask is a deep skin cleanser that clears acne and reduces pores. Sky Organics’ Dead Sea Mud Mask consists of great ingredients including  "shea butter, sunflower oil, aloe vera, and a number of other organic oils." The benefits are that  removes toxins, improves circulation, helps clear acne, reduces pores & black heads and features anti-aging properties.  To purchase visit Sky Organics.

The Sky Organics Dead Sea Mud Mask is a beauty bag must!

As I mentioned you use this once a week and you apply it to your clean dry skin avoiding the eyes and lips. Leave it on for 15 minutes and use warm water and in a gentle circular motion to remove. I applied this with a brush and it smells really nice goes on easily and feels really good on the skin. After 15 minutes I  removed it as instructed and my skin look much brighter and my pores were indeed reduced. I saw those results immediately after one use. I also did not have any irritation. I had great result after my second use because my pores continued to shirk and my acne scaring looked less visible. I had no breakouts which means it really worked to pull out my acne causing toxins. I am beyond thrilled with the Sky Organics Dead Sea Mud Mask the result are instant and build over time. This is a 5 $$$$$ and a beaut bag must! I am of course giving it EXTRA LOVE FROM ANNA!

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