Glossier Birthday Balm Dotcom (Plus Another Rant)

Glossier keeps coming up with new marketing strategies to put me off and new products to tempt me back in. No sooner had I planned a post on Glossier's MLM-esque rep program than they released a fucking birthday-cake-scented lip balm with sparkles and holographic packaging. I have a price, and Glossier knows it. So this … Continue reading Glossier Birthday Balm Dotcom (Plus Another Rant)

Beauty Abroad, Part 10: Vaseline Lip Therapy in Rosy Lips

I have a very specific packaging fetish: I like things in small round tins. But really, could you resist this particular tin? Vaseline Lip Therapy in Rosy Lips is only the latest in a series of Tins I Have Loved. My first makeup products, when I was a young teenager, were Perfumeria Gal redcurrant and … Continue reading Beauty Abroad, Part 10: Vaseline Lip Therapy in Rosy Lips