I travel often. Whether it be a full-fledged two week vacation, or a last-minute weekend trip, I feel like I’m always on the go. Deciding what make-up to bring is always a challenge, in and of itself, but I especially struggle with narrowing down which make-up brushes to pack. Brushes can be bulky, and I never know where to draw the line. Thankfully the bareMinerals Mini Marvels Brush Collection has entered my life, and solved this lingering issue. The Mini Marvels set includes four beautifully designed, striped brushes and a small, zippered pouch to store them in. The pouch takes…

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Dior | Chloe | Elizabeth & James | YSL | Sephora | Benefit Cosmetics | Smashbox | James Read | Real Techniques A new year, a dozen new beauty products I want to try. This is why my make-up collection will never be complete. Beauty brands are constantly inventing and reinventing products that are hard for me to say no to. Just when I think it’s impossible to be impressed, Smashbox releases the Contour Stick Trio, and Elizabeth and James transforms my favorite perfume into a travel-friendly solid compact. I especially can’t wait to give the Real Techniques Bold Metals…

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Here on Money Can Buy Lipstick I try to keep all of my advice pretty practical, and the products I use relatively down-to-earth. To switch things up a bit, I thought it would be fun to share what my ultimate wish list would look like. Is it practical? Absolutely not. But I love seeing what splurge-worthy items are on other’s wish-lists, so I wanted to share my own. I am a firm believer in that you don’t have to spend a ton of money to look your best, but I also believe, if your budget allows it, you should treat…

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