Trying to Lose Weight Once You Past the Big 40

Hi all, This week I want to talk about how hard it can be for a woman over 40 to lose weight. I can say as I get older it is harder and harder for me to lose weight. I know that exercise and dieting is a huge part of it all but for me…

Urban Decay Beached Eye Shadow Palette Review

Hi all, Today I am going to review the Urban Decay Beached Eye Shadow Palette.  This palette launched about 2 weeks ago and the only reason why I have it already was that I was able to pre-order this palette on Ulta. When I saw the marketing campaign for the palette the eye shadow shades…

SHAYLA X COLOURPOP PERCEPTION EYE SHADOW PALETTE REVIEW

Hi all, Today I am reviewing the new anticipated Shayla X Colourpop Perception Eye Shadow Palette.  I have been following Makeup Shayla on Instagram and Youtube for quite a while now. She is so talented and I love each and every look and video she posts. Being a woman of color, finding makeup brands that…

April Makeup & Skin Care Haul

Hi all, Today I am writing about my April Makeup & Skin Care Haul. Last month I sort of went a little crazy with the makeup and skin care purchases so I am going to give you a quick low down of some of the items that I purchased, why I purchased it and also…

My Overall Experience with Different Types of Makeup Primers

Hi all, This week I want to talk about makeup primers.  Up until about a year ago I never had a great understanding of the purpose of using makeup primers.  But once I got makeup crazy I sought out to get more of an understanding and at the same time try out different types of…

Morphe 35O2 Second Nature Eyeshadow Palette Review

Hello all, This week I will be doing a review of the very popular and affordable Morphe 35O2 Second Nature Eyeshadow Palette. This palette has gotten high reviews from many in the beauty world so I was like okay, let me do my own review. I purchased this palette from the Ulta Beauty store near…

How To Find “Me Time”

Hi all, I pretty much wanted write about finding that much needed me time for yourself. Being a single mom to a busy 12 year old daughter plus 2 dogs, working full time and blogging, how do I find that much needed time for myself? I can say right now I have no clue. Like…

Skin Care, A Must For Women Like Me Over 40

This week’s blog will be focused on skin care. Now that I am in my 40’s, skin care has truly became an obsession for me. In my teen’s and 20’s, my skin was typical. I have always taken care of my skin. I typically used a cleanser and a moisturizer, nothing to much over the…

Anastasia Beverly Hills Soft Glam Eyeshadow Palette

Hi all, In this weeks blog I will be reviewing the Anastasia Beverly Hills Soft Glam Eyeshadow Palette. In the beauty realm this was a very highly anticipated palette that Anastasia released. When I first saw the first pictures of this palette I knew that once it dropped I had to get it. This was…

Maybelline Superstay Full Coverage Foundation

Today I am going to do a review of Maybelline’s Superstay Full Coverage Foundation. Now this foundation has been making waves in the beauty world. Here is the description of this foundation. Saturated with color pigments provides an ultra-transforming effect in this long-lasting foundation. The light weight, yet high-impact coverage formula glides onto the skin…

The Journey Begins

Thanks for joining me on this new journey. My name is Lyric Simone and I am a 40 something mom that would like to share my experiences with the world. I have a huge love of makeup, skin care, fashion, traveling. I am also a mom to a new teenage girl (Lord help me lol)….