With the exchange rate and ipsy charging in US dollars, this will be my last glambag for a while. It is getting less worth it at around $22 per month, hopefully the dollar drops soon. The theme for February was Pretty in IpsyPink, not that mine was particularly pink. My ipsy glambag included Chella Passionate Pink lip pencil Smashbox Photo Finish Primer Oil Naked Cosmetics Mica Pigment in Sierra Nevada #02 Luxie small tapered blending eye brush Carrot & Rose hydrating[Read more]
With the rising cost of the loonie, I have been thinking of cancelling ipsy since they bill in US dollars and it is getting to be well above the cost of the products. Once again, I missed out on the deadline as the holidays were crazy so I was delighted when the sneak peek came in for my December ipsy glambag and it was stuff I would use. Last month, I posted some of the items I would have chosen[Read more]
I am still not sure how I feel about my November ipsy glambag. The theme for November was Beauty Blast, so it was nice to get less skincare and more cosmetics. I doubt many people who subscribe to ipsy have managed to never receive a Smashbox Full Exposure mascara sample in the past. I always seem to have a few of them lying around. I thought I would do something a little different for November. Each month, ipsy not only[Read more]
Compared to my very blah Birchbox, I was quite impressed with my Ipsy Glambag for October 2015. While it was a little heavy on the moisturizers with a face serum and lotion, it included a nail polish which always cheers me up, The Balm Meet Matt(e) Hughes lip colour and an eyeliner.
I had planned to cancel ipsy after some underwhelming glambags and the rising cost due to the US exchange rate (ipsy charges in US dollars) but did not cancel on time and was pretty happy when I received my glambag in September. It always feels wrong calling these unboxings since they come in a bag but whatever, here are my September ipsy items: I will start by saying that I love the bag this month. I prefer top opening bags[Read more]