DevaCurl #CurlsUnMasked Giveaway!!

Hi everyone!! This is my very first giveaway ever to celebrate and thank you all for helping me reach over 2,000 followers on instagram (@dianemary126) :)

Since I have been using and loving DevaCurl's new Deep Sea Repair and Melt Into Moisture masks, I thought it would be oh so appropriate to team up with DevaCurl so one of you can have the chance to win the full sizes!

To me, the most fair way for everyone to enter and have a good shot would be with rafflecopter. There are several things you can do to win, each one gives an additional entry for a total of 4.

This giveaway is for USA only. 
If this giveaway goes nice and smoothly I will try to do them more often!

Thank you for all of your support and entering. GOOD LUCK!! 

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It Cosmetics Bye Bye Lines Foundation and Bye Bye Under Eye Concealing Pot Fall '17

This is my second blog post all about IT Cosmetics' new products for Fall 2017! Today I will be talking about the Bye Bye Lines Foundation and Bye Bye Under Eye Concealing Pot. Read on for my thoughts, pictures and more.


Grande Cosmetics GrandeLIPS HydraPlump Matte Liquid Lipstick Duo with Plumping Gloss

A few weeks ago, Grande Cosmetics debuted their new GrandeLIPS HydraPlump Matte Liquid Lipstick formula along with their Plumping Gloss as a Today's Special on HSN. Being a HUGE fan of the gloss and seeing the incredible value on the set, I had to scoop it up. Read on for more!


Lush Cosmetics Sleepy Lotion

Sleepy Hand and Body lotion from LUSH Cosmetics was around for the holidays last year and is now part of their permanent collection. After reading about it, picking up a small size and immediately needing the bigger tub, it's safe to say I am loving this stuff! Read on for more.

Hair of the Days: Clarifying Shampoo Protein Treatment, GIVEAWAY COMING and more!

Here is another "Hair of the Day post. I'm actually thinking of renaming it "Hair of the Week" since I have been putting multiple days in the same post. Anyway, this week features my usual favorites from DevaCurl, Briogeo and more and includes clarifying plus a deep treatment with heat. There are also details about my first ever giveaway in here! Continue reading for more.

It Cosmetics Superhero Liner, Brow Power Powder and Pomade Fall '17

If you are a fan of IT Cosmetics and use the internet, by now I'm sure you have heard of IT Cosmetics releasing a ton of new products for Fall 2017!! Like every IT Girl out there, I'm BEYOND excited for all this newness. This will be the first of many blog posts talking about all of it. Today I'll be giving my thoughts on the Superhero Liner, Brow Power Powder and Pomade. Read on for more.


100% Pure Fruit Pigmented Healthy Foundation

I was looking at my bottle of 100% Pure Fruit Pigmented Healthy Foundation and realized I only have about a quarter of it left and never blogged about it before! Since I really like this stuff and this brand, I want to talk about it more before it is completely empty! Read on for more.


Kristofer Buckle Cashmere Slip Lipsticks

Kristofer Buckle is a celebrity makeup artist and recently launched his own cosmetics line on QVC. His presentations always intrigued me, and now I finally got a chanced to play with some of the line! This post is all about the Cashmere Slip Lipsticks! Read on for more.


Hair of the Day x2 Washes: Melt Into Moisture as Leave In, Diffusing, Frizz, Messy Bun, More

This "Hair of the Day" blog post is about two different wash days, diffusing, unwanted frizz and so much more. I tried DevaCurl's new Melt Into Moisture mask as a leave in conditioner! How did it do? Continue reading for more.

My Favorite Multi Purpose Balms

 I love multi-purpose balms and oils. They're great to have in my bag or on my nightstand to help solve a multitude of problems easy and effortlessy. I am rather picky with ingredients, so I look for products infused with good stuff like essential oils and without junk like petroleum or mineral oil. Read on for my current favorites.


Doll 10 Pro Nude Eyeshadow Palette 2 with 3 Looks!

I was so excited for Doll 10 Beauty to release a second eyeshadow palette! I have been playing with this beauty for well over a month now, creating easy but beautiful every day looks. Read on for more info, swatches, three looks and a discount!

Hair of the Day 1, 2, 3: DevaCurl Delight Low Poo with Deep Sea Repair

Over the weekend I decided to see what would happen if I mixed up my cleanser while using Devacurl's new Deep Sea Repair mask. Were my results better or worse than they've been? Read on for more.


Mally Beauty Perfected 7-Piece Collection

A couple weeks ago, there was a Mally Beauty deal on QVC2 that was pretty much a Today's Special Value with a different name as far as value is concerned. QVC2 refers to their TSVs as "Big Deal" for the day. Anyway, I couldn't pass the kit up, especially since I've been wanting to try the included foundation for a while and for dollars more, I got more makeup to play with! Read on for more.


Pixi Beauty Glow Mud Cleanser and Mask

I see a lot of my blogger friends and people I follow constantly talk about Pixi Beauty on their instas. I've tried and enjoyed a few items from this cruelty free brand in the past and want to continue to try on more. Recently, Target had cute little minis of two of their skincare products, Glow Mud Cleanser and Glow Mud Mask, and at less than $5 each, this was a perfect way to play! Read on for more.


Solo Uses of DevaCurl Deep Sea Repair and Melt Into Moisture Masks

Last week I used DevaCurl's new masks combined since I couldn't decided which to use first. This week, I used each mask on their own for different washes so I can see how they perform solo! Read on for my thoughts and details!


It Cosmetics 30 Seconds to Flawless QVC Today's Special Value! 7-29-17

It Cosmetics is bringing a Today's Special Value to us on QVC on July 29, 2017! This is a supersize of one of their awesome complexion products, along with one of their fantastic brushes! The price will be the lowest ever for 24 hours or until it sells out!! Read on for more.


Vacation Recap: Hair and Makeup Details, Lots of Pics and More!

A couple weeks ago, my fiance, Tommie, and I went on our yearly mini getaway down to Wildwood, NJ! This is our sixth year going!! We had a wonderful time and as per usual, it just went by too fast. Read on for my recap, lots of pictures, plus my hair and makeup details.


Wander Beauty Wander Dualout Lipsticks

Wander Beauty Dualout Lipsticks are an incredibly genius idea of pairing a bright shade with a light shade and in a super cute, easy to carry component. On top of that, the formula of the lipsticks are incredible! QVC has a duo of 2 (so four colors total) at an awesome price right now, so I wanted to do a blog about these!


First Impressions: Deep Sea Repair and Melt Into Moisture DevaCurl Masks! #CurlsUnMasked

I used DevaCurl's new Melt Into Moisture and Deep Sea Repair masks for the first time the other day! They are AMAZING! I can't get over just how different my hair felt and still feels. I also did something I don't usually do with my hair in Day 2. Read on for more and to find out what that is!


Doll 10 Beauty High Shine Liquid Lip and Liquid H2Glo

Doll 10 Beauty recently launched a few new products I have been playing with an enjoying! Today I will be talking about the High Shine Liquid Lips and the Liquid H2glo highlighter! Read on for more thoughts!


Hair of the Days 1-4: All DevaCurl Gives Me Good Hair Days!

When I went to the DevaCurl #CurlsUnMasked party, I used quite a bit of product to protect my hair from the weather. The bonus factor in that was my hair has been lasting and looking good for days! Read on for more.


DevaCurl #CurlsUnMasked Launch Party 7-14-17

This past Friday I was lucky enough to be invited by DevaCurl to the launch party of their two newest products, Deep Sea Repair and Melt Into Moisture treatment masks! I had such a wonderful time seeing some curl friends from all over the USA and learning about this incredible newness. Read on for more!

FAR Botanicals Koko Rhassoul Bath Block for Cleansing and Conditioning Skin

FAR Botanicals is a luxury brand of products that uses natural ingredients and essential fatty acids to nourish the hair and skin. I've tried their hair products in the past with great results and more recently have been using the Koko Rhassoul Bath Block for Cleansing and Conditioning Skin. Read on for more of my thoughts!


Grande Cosmetics Grande Lips Hydrating Lip Plumper

A few months ago, I got my hands on a Grande Cosmetics Grande Lips Hydrating Lip Plumper. I used up the whole thing, which for me and lip products is quite a big deal. So I then picked up a set of the Grande Cosmetics Grande Lips Hydrating Lip Plumpers from HSN. The lippie lover in me was quite intrigued by the product after hearing so much about them. This lip plumper is INCREDIBLE! Read on for more!


The Skincare Making Me Need Less Makeup: Sunday Riley Luna Oil

Slowly but surely throughout the last year or so, I've been adding more and more Sunday Riley products to my skincare regimen. The cruelty free, botanically based and scientifically researched line has done some serious wonders for my complexion. Most recently, I added in the Luna Oil and this truly took my skin to a whole new level. Read on for more.


Hair of the Day 1 and 2: Some Hair Days Are Better Than Others

Something I still can't quite understand is the notion that because I blog about my hair, that I'm expected to have perfect hair. Like- what!? Does anyone REALLY have perfect hair every single day!? I don't think so, as I certainly do not, nor did I ever claim to. I like blogging on my hair days as more of a journey to look back and see how much I progress, what works and what doesn't. That being said, I had pretty good hair for day 1 even though using the exact same routine last week worked out better, and then I pretty much ruined day 2 thanks to exercising. Read on for more.


I Started Taking Curls Blissful Lengths Hair Grow Liquid Vitamins!

A few weeks ago I started taking the Curls Blissful Lengths Hair Grow Liquid Vitamins and just finished up my first bottle. I simply could not ignore the results and praises I have seen from fellow curlies on social media about this and had to jump right in on the bandwagon. Read on for more.


It Cosmetics Anti-Aging Armour Is Perfect for Summer!

The Anti-Aging Armour with  SPF 50+ physical sunscreen from It Cosmetics is the perfect product for Summer! I've been reaching for it a lot lately, especially on easy days where I don't necessarily want a full face of makeup on. Read on for more!


Hair of the Days 1-4 ALL DOWN: Briogeo Rosarco + DevaCurl = Holy Grail Combo?

I've been using Briogeo's Rosarco line and once I paired it with some DevaCurl I had one of the best hair days I've had in a while! Not only that, but my good hair days lasted for days, even through exercise, being in the sun, and humidity!! We went to the beach for a bit on my day 1 hair, so a mini photoshoot was pretty much mandatory (thanks, Tommie!) Read on for more.


A LipSense Review from Someone Who Does Not Sell Them

As a self proclaimed lipstick addict, I have been intrigued by LipSense for a while now. After seeing rave reviews all over social media, I caved in and got a few.  For my honest thoughts, as someone who does not sell the product, continue reading on.


Summer Hair Care with Briogeo's Rosarco Line!

I love Summer! The weather is finally warm and I can enjoy so many outdoor activities. The season for fun and relaxation is also the season where our hair can take quite a bit of abuse. Read on to learn how to keep your hair healthy through Summer and beyond with Briogeo's Rosarco line!


Wander Beauty Secret Escape Kit

The Secret Escape Kit by Wander Beauty is a limited edition kit that is an absolute insane value for three incredible items that are super perfect for the Summertime! Read on for details and my thoughts inside.


Hair of the Days: New Styling, Protein Treatment, Humidity and Frizz

I have been applying products on wet hair in the same way forever now, and I'm finally teaching myself how to apply them differently! My hair days the past week or so some have been horrible and some have been really good! I did a protein treatment, which helped. But exercise and humidity equate to frizz. Continue reading for more.


Busy Beauty Showerless Shave Gel

The Showerless Shave Gel from Busy Beauty is an innovative product that I recently came across. A shaving gel that doesn't require water? Intriguing, isn't it? Continue reading on for my review.


Tarte Cosmetics Sweet Tarte Fragrance

When I heard Tarte was releasing a fragrance that smelled just like their palettes, I knew I was breaking my fragrance no buy to get it! I couldn't wait to for my olfactory system (aka sense of smell) to experience the Sweet Tarte Fragrance! What a BRILLIANT idea on Tarte's end to decide to release a perfume based of positive feedback on how yummy some of their palettes smell. Read on to see if it lived up to hype or if I was disappointed.


Be Kekoa Cocomanu and Vanilla Tamanu Oils

Today I want to talk about two oil blends from Be Kekoa: The Cocomanu Oil and Vanilla Tamanu Oil! Both of these blends have multiple benefits for the hair and skin. Read on for more info.


Full Face of Makeup with Wander Beauty!

I'm so excited Wander Beauty has a full hour on QVC's main channel tonight, June 14 at 10pm!! To celebrate, I decided to do a full face with all Wander Beauty! Read on for more.


Hair of the Day 1 and 2: First Wash Post DevaCut

This was the first time I washed and styled my hair since my Devacut last week! I can't believe how much better my hair is behaving and how bouncy my curls are! My hair could have been even better if it wasn't for one specific styler. Read on for information and what I used.


Doll10 Beauty 2 the Point Double-Ended Eyeliner

 The 2 the Point Double Ended Eyeliner is a new eyeliner concept from Doll 10 Beauty. Each liner has two felt tip sides to achieve different looks, but with the same long wearing formula. Read on for more details.


My First DevaCurl DevaCut (with details plus Day 1 and 2 pics)

The kind folks at DevaCurl recently invited me to go to the Devachan Salon in SoHo (Manhattan) for a signature DevaCut!! I was super super nervous, but just couldn't pass up this opportunity. Read on for my thoughts and pictures! Warning: This is a long post. ;)


Wander Beauty Carryon 4 Piece Lip and Cheek Crayons

The Carryon 4 Piece Lip and Cheek Crayon set by Wander Beauty is a perfect lip and cheek wardrobe set that makes a great gift to you from you, or for any makeup lover in your life! The formula is fantastic and the colors are extremely flattering on all different skin and hair types. Read on for my review and swatches.

All About Deep Conditioning Treatments!

If you regularly read my blogs or old article, you probably know my number one hair tip for solving anything is to deep condition! I mention it often because it is true, deep conditioning will not only help repair and mend damaged hair, but can also prevent damage from happening. Here is my guide to all things deep conditioning.


Westmore Beauty 2 Minute Hollywood Eyes

I received the Westmore Beauty 2 Minute Eyes kit over a month ago and have been consistently playing with the products inside. This exclusive to QVC brand, created by McKenzie Westmore makes some incredible items and I'm always excited to try more that they release. Continue reading for my thoughts on this kit.


Hair of the Day and Life Updates

I was not the best blogger in the month of May. A lot of stuff went on- some good, some bad..sometimes life happens. Nonetheless, here I am with a long overdue "Hair of the Day" post with some little life updates!


My Multi-Tasking Must Have: DevaCurl B'Leave In Miracle Curl Plumper

DevaCurl's B'Leave In Miracle Curl Plumper is one of my all time favorite styling products, EVER. It is unique, multi-tasking and always gives me excellent results. Read on to learn more about it and how I like to use it.


May 2017 Surely Curly Silicone and Sulfate Free Box

I recently received the May 2016 Surely Curly box, my second box from the silicone and sulfate free hair care subscription service. This box did NOT disappointed! Read on for my thoughts, what was inside and a discount!


IT Cosmetics Bye Bye Breakthroughs QVC Today's Special Value 5-13-17

Saturday, May 13th, QVC is bringing us another Today's Special Value from IT Cosmetics! This is the third IT TSV this year! I've been playing with the kit and can give you my thoughts and details. Read on for more.

CURLS Blueberry Bliss Collection

I've been playing around with CURLS Blueberry Bliss line for a little while now. These products are easily accessible in CVS and Targets as well as other stores. Not only do they smell divine, but they are meant to prevent breakage, restore damage and help grow hair!!! What more can I ask for in a product!? But are they as amazing as they are promising? Read on to find out!

Hair of the Day: Briogeo, Raw Curls, Curls Bluebery Bliss and more

Have I mentioned how excited I am that warmer weather is here!? Well, I am! On Saturday, Tommie and I went to the city (Manhattan) for a delayed celebration of our 7 year dating anniversary, which was on Easter. It was a gorgeous day and of course I asked him to take some pictures of me near the water. The humidity was high, but my hair was impressively well behaved. He even complimented it! Read on for more.


Milk Makeup Supernova Holographic Stick

What? Am I really doing a highlighter post? Me?! Yes, I am! To be honest, I was never crazy about highlighters before. I have shine prone skin. I try to mattify, mattify, MATTIFY. But then I got the Milk Makeup Holographic Stick in Supernova and well, I love it!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Read on for more.
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