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About a month ago I received an em cosmetics creamy color classic lipstick in the shade “Nude Lace” within my monthly Ipsy bag. In addition to receiving my confirmed items, this was as an incentive to continue my service with the company after I chose to cancel my subscription. Now choosing to leave was not related to any negative experiences or anything of the such, I just wanted to pause the influx of new products I had coming in. As a product junkie we tend to go overboard with the beauty related subscription services (yes I’m guilty lol) that have seemed to pop up everywhere and with my schedule it had become hard to test out my current products before receiving the new ones. So seeing as how I’ve wanted to try em cosmetics for some time now I said what the heck and continued with my subscription.

Last month while on vacation in Florida my sorority sister and I  stumbled upon a Kiko Milano Cosmetics store where a huge sale was occurring. So in true blue fashion a makeup addict like myself partook and spent waaay more money than allotted but hey all’s fair in love and makeup right? I ended up purchasing four items, two eye shadows one of which is a most raved about dupe for MAC Cosmetics Whisper of Guilt Extra Dimension Skinfinish, a blush, and one lipstick perfect for the upcoming fall/winter seasons.

 

Now like many other makeup lovers saving a buck where you can just leaves more money to purchase more product which is why I absolutely LOVE Ulta’s “Ultamate” Rewards Program. The Ultamate rewards program is free to sign up and it gets you access to top trends, tips, special invites and offers via email subscription and Ulta’s promotional magazines. The Ultamate program also celebrates birthdays! For your birthday month you’ll receive a free gift plus the opportunity to earn double points on your entire purchase where you can earn up to a max of 5 X’s the points on specific purchases and once you’ve earned so many points you can redeem them and apply the points towards your purchase which makes shopping that much sweeter! If you spend more than $450.00 in a calendar year (which isn’t hard to do with makeup TRUST Me!) You’ll earn platinum status which unlocks even more perks. You’ll be able to