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Pretty Beautiful Unlimited - Message from Mercury Review | April 2018 Polish Pickup | Frankly Kiersten Reviews

Yeah, I bought this a year and a half ago. Yikes. PBU is one of my favorite brands and even through my semi no-buy that's been going on for quite some time now, I still had to grab this polish. I'm sure you can tell why just by the first photo. Shop | Instagram | Facebook Page | Facebook Group Message from Mercury is  a teal multichrome that, depending on the lighting and angle, shifts from green/gold/red to purple/blue/turquoise with two types of crystal flakies, silver holographic microglitters and chameleon microglitters.

Kinder Beauty Box - February 2020 Review | Frankly Kiersten Reviews

I am an affiliate for Kinder Beauty, that meas I will make a commission if you sign up using my link. Find out more information  here . What is Kinder Beauty Box?:   Kinder Beauty  is a monthly subscription focusing on beauty products (makeup and skincare). I was started by Danielle Monet and Evanna Lynch, from Victorious and Harry Potter respectively. Each month guarantees a value of $165 with at least two full-size products. There is no specific item count requirement for this box. How Much is Kinder Beauty Box?:  Kinder Beauty is $25/month on a month-to-month basis, $24/month if you prepay for three months, and $23/month if you prepay for six months. The six month subscription comes with a $75 welcome gift (while supplies last, per the website). Use code BEKINDER for a free gift with your subscription. It’s the final countdown, or at least the final Kinder Beauty box for me for now.

Play! by Sephora - February 2020 Review | Frankly Kiersten Reviews

Some of the below links are affiliate links, that means I will make a commission if you click the link and make a purchase. Find out more information  here . What is Play by Sephora?:   Play! by Sephora  is Sephora's own monthly subscription box! Each month will include five deluxe samples plus a fragrance sample (or sometimes a hair sample), all coming from the same brands that Sephora carries! Each box also includes a Play Book (tips and tricks) and a Play Pass (a one-on-one tutorial at Sephora and a bonus 50 points with purchase). How Much is Play by Sephora?:  Play by Sephora is $10/month plus your state's sales tax (if a Sephora is in your store). It ships for free but only to the contiguous 48 states. Click  here  to see past Play! by Sephora reviews. This is my final bag from Sephora. 

Allure Beauty Box - February 2020 Review | Frankly Kiersten Reviews

Disclosure: This post contains referral links. That means if you click the link and sign up, I will receive something in return. Find out more information  here ! What is Allure Beauty Box?:   Allure Beauty Box  is a monthly subscription box. Direct from the website info: "Each box includes at least five editor-curated deluxe-size products, with a total value of at least $50. Our editors select a mix of luxury and indie brands for each box. Sometimes we include a bonus product (or two) from a mass brand as a free gift to you." They define deluxe items as anything that you can get three uses out of but they also consider a single face mask a deluxe item. How Much is Allure Beauty Box?:  Allure Beauty Box is $15/month. If you sign up now, the website says you'll get your first box for $5 off. Click  here  for more Allure Beauty Box reviews! Another month! Honey Jarret Super Beau'Tea Mask ($3.00) - This is a fine mask, nothing particularly speci

Boxycharm - February 2020 Review | Frankly Kiersten Reviews

This post includes referral links to Boxycharm. If you use my link to sign up, I will get charms in my Boxycharm account. Find out more information  here . What is Boxycharm?:   Boxycharm  is a monthly subscription box that sends 4-5 full-size beauty products with boxes being valued at $100+. Each month has a theme but it's not followed exactly as much as the spirit of the theme. Shipping has gotten a lot better since my last Boxycharm post, I get my box almost always in the first half of the month (there is a distribution center less than an hour from my house). How Much is Boxycharm?:  Boxycharm is $25/month shipped. Currently, Boxycharm is offered to the US, its territories, and Canada. Check out more Boxycharm reviews  here . Another month with Boxy!

Notoriously Morbid Mystic Monthly - February 2020 Review | Frankly Kiersten Reviews

What is Notoriously Morbid Mystic Monthly?:   Mystic Monthly  is a new monthly subscription from  Notoriously Morbid  featuring the legendary Mystic Mattes liquid lipsticks. Each year has a theme (2020 is Mythical and Mystical Creatures) and each month comes with one full-size limited-edition Mystic Matte and one additional full-size lip product. How Much is Mystic Monthly?:  Mystic Monthly is $12 in the US (including shipping) and $18 for those international (also including shipping). Click  here  for more Notoriously Morbid reviews! Store | Facebook Page | Instagram | Facebook Group I do love a good Slumber Salve.

The Howling Boutique's Supermoon Lacquer - Second Chance You'll Never Get Review | Frankly Kiersten Reviews

I'm back with another Supermoon Saturday, which is what I'm calling my need to finish swatching and posting all of these THB SML polishes that I've purchased. Facebook Page | Facebook Group | Main Store | Etsy Store | Instagram Seconed Chance You'll Never Get is a aqua blue-ish turquoise base with pink-to-orange and red-to-yellow color shifting shimmer, gold and red sparks, purple pearl microflakies, holographic microflakies, iridescent blue-to-purple color shifting microglitter, and a subtle holographic finish.

Target Beauty Box - February 2020 (Pucker Up) Review | Frankly Kiersten Reviews

What is Target Beauty Box?:   Target  releases a Beauty Box every so often. It has now become a sporadic event, so make sure you subscribe to my email updates to know when the next one comes out! The boxes can be seen prior to purchase, and they are curated 100% with products sold at Target, so you can get the products you love. How Much is Target Beauty Box?:  The price has been anywhere from $5-$10, but you get free shipping with your Beauty Box purchase. You will have to pay taxes if there is a Target in your state, though. Every box comes with a coupon for a Target purchase, which definitely makes it worth the money! Check out what has been in past Target Boxes  here ! I bought this for the lip mask mostly.

Chirality Nail Polish - Lost Review | April 2020 Polish Pickup | Frankly Kiersten Reviews

I received this polish in exchange for a review. Find out more information  here . Hey, y'all! It's time for Polish Pickup and I have this polish from this month's sale to share with you! This is Lost by Chirality Nail Polish and is inspired by The Bermuda Triangle. This is going to be $12 and there's no cap! Polish Pickup is a monthly polish shopping extravaganza! Each month, there's a new theme (voted on by group members) and makers individually decide if they want to participate and create their own polish to meet the theme. This month, the store is open from 4/3-4/6, and you can buy as many or as few polishes as you want. The shipping is $3.00 total (US) (there's a $5 flat rate for Canada), no matter how many polishes you get, and they combine shipping if you make more than one order during the weekend! Polish Pickup's info: Store | Facebook Page | Facebook Group | Instagram Chriality's info: Store | Facebook Page | Twitter | Fac

Barkbox (Just Right) - February 2020 Review | Frankly Kiersten Reviews

Links below are referral links. This means if you click my link and make a purchase of Barkbox, I will get a free box in return. Find out more info  here . What is BarkBox?:   BarkBox  is a monthly subscription box for your favorite pupper. Each box includes five items, two toys, two bags of treats, and a chew. You tell them the size of your pupper and how you want to pay, and then you decide if you want to spend an extra $9/box for an extra toy! It's divided into three sizes, so Trumpet fits nicely in the middle category as 'Just Right' whereas Murphy firmly fits in 'large.' How Much is BarkBox?:  If you want no commitments, cancel anytime, the box is $29/month. A three-month commitment brings it down to $25/month. Six months is $23/month (billed up-front as $138) and a one-year commitment is $22/month but you get to pay monthly! You get free shipping anywhere in the US and Canada, but there is sales tax applied to certain states.  Click  here  for mor

Ipsy Glam Bag - February 2020 Review | Frankly Kiersten Reviews

Some of the links below are referral links, this means I get points from ipsy if you subscribe using my link. Find out more info  here . What is ipsy?:   ipsy  is a monthly subscription that sends 4-5 beauty/makeup products plus a different makeup bag each month. They also have a referral program where you earn points. Be sure to use your points within a year of earning them, though, because they do expire.  How Much is ipsy?:  ipsy is only $10 per month shipped to the United States or $10 plus shipping ($4.95) to Canada.  More theBalm?

Crow's Toes Nail Polish - Asgard Review | Frankly Kiersten Reviews

This is another of those polishes that I purchased while walking around Kroger. I've mentioned how happy I am that these crazy stocks are over, but man am I happy I don't have to fight for polishes! Store | Facebook Page | Facebook Group | Instagram Asgard is a a medium icy blue linear holo.

Notoriously Morbid Vanishing Cabinet - February 2020 Review | Frankly Kiersten Reviews

What is Notoriously Morbid Vanishing Cabinet?:   Vanishing Cabinet  is a monthly subscription box by Notoriously Morbid where each month you get a bag of indie makeup. Bags include four to five themed items (a combination of minis and possibly full-sizes). Products can include eyeshadow, blush, lipstick, and/or solid perfume. There is currently a wait list so sign up  here  to get on the list to start your subscription! How Much is Notoriously Morbid Vanishing Cabinet?:  $15.00/month including shipping to the US. International subscriptions are now $22/month. Click  here  to see other Notoriously Morbid reviews. Store | Facebook Page | Instagram | Facebook Group I still don't eat Fireballs.

Target Beauty Box - January 2020 (In with the New) Review | Frankly Kiersten Reviews

What is Target Beauty Box?:   Target  releases a Beauty Box every so often. It has now become a sporadic event, so make sure you subscribe to my email updates to know when the next one comes out! The boxes can be seen prior to purchase, and they are curated 100% with products sold at Target, so you can get the products you love. How Much is Target Beauty Box?:  The price has been anywhere from $5-$10, but you get free shipping with your Beauty Box purchase. You will have to pay taxes if there is a Target in your state, though. Every box comes with a coupon for a Target purchase. Check out what has been in past Target Boxes  here ! Another box that was packed.

Enchanted Polish - August 2014 Review | Frankly Kiersten Reviews

This is a throwback. If you're new-ish to the nail world, we used to stalk EP's website at release time trying to get a polish or two.  I once sat in physical therapy and stopped what I was doing to try to get a polish. I paid an astounding $16 for this polish. I'm so glad we don't really have to do that anymore, I don't stalk for polishes. Store | Facebook Page | Instagram August 2014 is a blackened teal multichrome that shifts to blue and purple.

Ipsy Glam Bag - January 2020 Review | Frankly Kiersten Reviews

Some of the links below are referral links, this means I get points from ipsy if you subscribe using my link. Find out more info  here . What is ipsy?:   ipsy  is a monthly subscription that sends 4-5 beauty/makeup products plus a different makeup bag each month. They also have a referral program where you earn points. Be sure to use your points within a year of earning them, though, because they do expire.  How Much is ipsy?:  ipsy is only $10 per month shipped to the United States or $10 plus shipping ($4.95) to Canada.  I chose that Morphe product! I love Ipsy Choice.

#MakeupMonday Luck of the Rainbow Mystery Bag by Notoriously Morbid | Frankly Kiersten Reviews

Today I have some swatches of some gorgeous shadows by Notoriously Morbid. This purchase was from two weekends ago and it showed up at the end of last week. They're killing it with their turn around time so definitely check out the website to get not only indie makeup but so many good geek and goth products! Store | Facebook Page | Instagram | Facebook Group Top to bottom, left to right: Lilias, Bellatrix, Leonora, Eris, and Aluin. I found the descriptions in the Notoriously Morbid Facebook Group and the post was created by Kristin. Swatches are all over my bare skin, they will show up so much better over Shadow Bind but I prefer to show products straight out of the bag.

Target Beauty Box - January 2020 (Clean Up Your Beauty Routine) Review | Frankly Kiersten Reviews

This post contains referral links. That means if you click one and make a purchase, I will get something in return. Find out more information  here . What is Target Beauty Box?:   Target  releases a Beauty Box every so often. It has now become a sporadic event, so make sure you subscribe to my email updates to know when the next one comes out! The boxes can be seen prior to purchase, and they are curated 100% with products sold at Target, so you can get the products you love. How Much is Target Beauty Box?:  The price has been anywhere from $5-$10, but you get free shipping with your Beauty Box purchase. You will have to pay taxes if there is a Target in your state, though. Every box comes with a coupon for a Target purchase. Check out what has been in past Target Boxes  here ! This was a really heavy box, but it included laundry detergent.

Notoriously Morbid Multichrome Monthly - January 2020 Review | Frankly Kiersten Reviews

What is Notoriously Morbid's Multichrome Monthly?:  Multichrome Monthly is the latest subscription bag by Notoriously Morbid where each month you will receive receive one full size multichrome varying from semi loose, loose powder, shifting multichrome sparkles AND one other full size companion product. There is a  waitlist  for Multichrome Monthly. How Much is Notoriously Morbid's Multichrome Monthly?:  Multichrome Monthly is $15.50 shipped in the United States. International is $22.50 shipped. I'm not the biggest fan of Orange Dum Dums, but they aren't the worst flavor they have.

Allure Beauty Box - January 2020 Review | Frankly Kiersten Reviews

Disclosure: This post contains referral links. That means if you click the link and sign up, I will receive something in return. Find out more information  here ! What is Allure Beauty Box?:   Allure Beauty Box  is a monthly subscription box. Direct from the website info: "Each box includes at least five editor-curated deluxe-size products, with a total value of at least $50. Our editors select a mix of luxury and indie brands for each box. Sometimes we include a bonus product (or two) from a mass brand as a free gift to you." They define deluxe items as anything that you can get three uses out of but they also consider a single face mask a deluxe item. How Much is Allure Beauty Box?:  Allure Beauty Box is $15/month. If you sign up now, the website says you'll get your first box for $5 off. Click  here  for more Allure Beauty Box reviews! This box barely stayed shut!

The Howling Boutique's Supermoon Lacquer - Rosette Nebula | Frankly Kiersten Reviews

I purchased this polish with a blogger discount. Find out more information  here ! I previously reviewed this  here . I swear, by the time I get done with this round of reswatching THB polishes, I'm going to want to do it again. Things have changed so much even since I swatched this polish for this post that I don't feel super proud of these swatches now. Facebook Page | Facebook Group | Main Store | Etsy Store | Instagram Rosette Nebula is a scattered holographic duochrome with a subtle color shift from bright pink to red-orange. 

Boxycharm - January 2020 Review | Frankly Kiersten Reviews

This post includes referral links to Boxycharm. If you use my link to sign up, I will get charms in my Boxycharm account. Find out more information  here . What is Boxycharm?:   Boxycharm  is a monthly subscription box that sends 4-5 full-size beauty products with boxes being valued at $100+. Each month has a theme but it's not followed exactly as much as the spirit of the theme. Shipping has gotten a lot better since my last Boxycharm post, I get my box almost always in the first half of the month (there is a distribution center less than an hour from my house). How Much is Boxycharm?:  Boxycharm is $21/month shipped. Currently, Boxycharm is offered to the US, its territories, and Canada. Check out more Boxycharm reviews  here . This box was one of the good ones this month!

Play! by Sephora - January 2020 Review | Frankly Kiersten Reviews

What is Play by Sephora?:   Play! by Sephora  is Sephora's own monthly subscription box! Each month will include five deluxe samples plus a fragrance sample (or sometimes a hair sample), all coming from the same brands that Sephora carries! Each box also includes a Play Book (tips and tricks) and a Play Pass (a one-on-one tutorial at Sephora and a bonus 50 points with purchase). How Much is Play by Sephora?:  Play by Sephora is $10/month plus your state's sales tax (if a Sephora is in your store). It ships for free but only to the contiguous 48 states. Click  here  to see past Play! by Sephora reviews. The penultimate Sephora bag. For me, anyways.

Notoriously Morbid Mystic Monthly - January 2020 Review | Frankly Kiersten Reviews

What is Notoriously Morbid Mystic Monthly?:   Mystic Monthly  is a new monthly subscription from  Notoriously Morbid  featuring the legendary Mystic Mattes liquid lipsticks. Each year has a theme (2020 is Mythical and Mystical Creatures) and each month comes with one full-size limited-edition Mystic Matte and one additional full-size lip product. How Much is Mystic Monthly?:  Mystic Monthly is $12 in the US (including shipping) and $18 for those international (also including shipping). Click  here  for more Notoriously Morbid reviews! Store | Facebook Page | Instagram | Facebook Group Proceed with the song, I shall wait.

Essie Nail Polish - Say It Ain't Soho Review | Frankly Kiersten Reviews

Strangely, I received this for free. Essie promoted a post on Facebook where you could get one of their polishes free with free shipping as well. Follow their socials, they give away polishes apparently! Say It Ain't Soho is a shimmering metallic copper nail polish dripping in crisp amber tones.

Kinder Beauty Box - January 2020 Review | Frankly Kiersten Reviews

I am an affiliate for Kinder Beauty, that meas I will make a commission if you sign up using my link. Find out more information  here . What is Kinder Beauty Box?: Kinder Beauty is a monthly subscription focusing on beauty products (makeup and skincare). I was started by Danielle Monet and Evanna Lynch, from Victorious and Harry Potter respectively. Each month guarantees a value of $165 with at least two full-size products. There is no specific item count requirement for this box. How Much is Kinder Beauty Box?: Kinder Beauty is $25/month on a month-to-month basis, $24/month if you prepay for three months, and $23/month if you prepay for six months. The six month subscription comes with a $75 welcome gift (while supplies last, per the website). Use code BEKINDER for a free gift with your subscription. I have to admit, I was pretty excited to try out this subscription. I'd seen it hyped across YouTube for a while now and finally gave in to said hype.

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