Sunday, March 3, 2013

My January Ipsy Bag - "Super Stars"

The January Ipsy Bag, themed "Super Stars," a Blue MicroFiber zipper bag with a star-studded lining, came loaded with nail polish, argan oil, body butter, hair spray, an eyeliner brush and coupon codes from participating vendors.

Here's a review of the items I received and descriptions as reflected on the brand websites:

Nailtini - Straight Up Color Nail Lacquer Flawless & Poreless - Frappe - Full size 15 ml/.5 fl. oz./$13 -  Pure all-premium nail color in sheer pale pink; Matching lip color available on There is an offer for 30% off a future order on

Josie Maran - Argan Oil - Sample size .17 fl oz/5 ml; Full size 1.7 fl oz/50 ml/$48 - This legendary, lightweight oil, grown organically in Morocco, is rich in vitamin E and essential fatty acids. Use it as a fast absorbing daily moisturizer, or to heal and condition everything from cuticles to split ends.  There is a coupon code for 15% off a future purchase of $45 or more via

Pacifica - Tuscan Blood Orange Body Butter - Travel size 2.5 fl oz/73 ml/$7 - Smell incredible with our nourishing and anti-oxidant rich ingredients.  Our body butter helps fight signs of aging while adding deep moisture and protection.  Made with nature's best moisturizers - shea butter, almond oil and safflower oil -  Pacifica's paraben-free Body Butter is a skin must-have.  There is an offer for 20% on

Sexy Hair - Spray & Play Volumizing Hairspray - Sample size 1.5 oz/50 ml; Full size 10.6 oz/$17.50 - Big Sexy Hair Spray & Play Volumizing Hairspray gives your hair moveable and unbelievable volume, lift and hold. This firm, fast-drying volumizing hairspray leaves hair manageable and super shiny while defending it against damaging UV rays. Its extra strength won't diminish under humidity and it is great for any hair type.  A savings of $5 off a $25 purchase is offered on

SOHO - Eyeliner Brush - Full size/$7.99 - The eyeliner brush has a compact, flat tip that makes it the perfect tool for applying single-stroke color, providing instant definition.  Each brush comes in a reusable tube with design tips.  Have I mentioned that the handle is ergonomically designed?  A savings of $3 off a Walgreens online purchase is offered on

Overall rating:  Booyah!  for value of the product contents and introducing me to new products brands that I now love.  I just love it when I can try a new product and locating a full-sized purchase is easy.  The coupon codes are listed on the site so if you lose your insert card, you're not out of luck.

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