Last weekend, I went to Las Vegas with a couple friends (who also happen to be former coworkers). Mostly we went to attend the International Beauty Show, a huge 3-day expo for beauty professionals. I hadn’t been to one since I was still in cosmetology school (and back then, I didn’t have the income to buy tons of stuff), so naturally, I was super excited. The trip was also intended as a girls’ night out of sorts, which was also exciting because I hadn’t had one of those in quite a while, either.

Vegas was fun, and the show was awesome, and I spent quite a pretty penny on shiny new tools and hair products, but most importantly, I bought glitter.

Those who know me know my long-standing obsession with the sparkly stuff, and could probably hazard a guess at how I reacted when I passed a whole booth dedicated to it. Without even waiting for a sales pitch or looking at prices, I started picking out vials. I did rein myself in a little bit, and only bought 8 vials, but I fully plan on buying more from the company – Art Glitter – when I start running out of my craft store-bought glitter that I know I’m not supposed to use on my face but I do anyway.

Anyway, check out this beautiful, beautiful glitter.

And also, a video of the swatches, so you can see them in all their sparkly glory.

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2 thoughts on “GLITTER!

  • Cassidy

    I’ve never been much for glitter but I can definitely see how a person would gravitate toward it. The shades are really pretty and I love the Moon Dance one. I’m glad you were able to get out with your friends and have a good time!

  • Georgie

    I don’t blame you for buying glitter from the craft store an using it on your face… one can get desperate sometimes. I am not a huge fan of glittery things but just a touch of sparkle is certainly nice 😄