Alford & Hoff Moisturizer Review

Alford & Hoff Moisturizer

The Tech GuyShaun, aka The Tech Guy, aka my boyfriend, has been kind enough to grace us with his first beauty review!  He’s twenty-seven with normal-to-dry skin and suffers from no more acne (much to my envy!).

Shaun enjoys long walks on the beach, vegging out on the couch watching chick flicks, and cuddling with Mellan.  Or maybe not!  He handles all the behind-the-scenes action here at Temptalia, from tech support to server woes to being my shoulder to cry on.

I take on this task with an open heart and an empty stomach because Christine won’t feed me until it’s complete.

I’ve been using Alford & Hoff’s Moisturizer for what feels like a year but is more likely about two to three months. It’s a very thin moisturizer and goes on smoothly. It dries as quickly and easily as it goes on and requires very little working into the skin. By the way, I’m just making up all of this terminology as I go, so forgive me if I’m sounding pompous.

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Win MAC Lustre Drops from MAC To the Beach!

Win MAC Lustre Drops from MAC To the Beach!

One (1) lucky winner will each receive a set of MAC Lustre Drops in Pink Rebel and Sun Rush from MAC’s upcoming To the Beach Collection! (Retail value $37.00!)

RULES: All entries must be submitted by May 27th, 2010 at 11:59 PM PST. This contest is open to all readers as pursuant to your local state/country’s laws. Winner will be chosen randomly and notified via e-mail. This post will be updated with the winner once the winner confirms.

Two Ways to Win

You can do one, the other, or both to maximize your chances of winning…

1.) Leave a comment on this blog post telling me how you’d use Lustre Drops.

2.) Follow me on Twitter & re-tweet the following: “RT @temptalia Follow @temptalia & RT to win MAC Lustre Drops from To the Beach! Info + one more way to win: http://budurl.com/lustredrops

Congratulations to Allison D.!

Free for Haul Friday, Volume #029

Welcome to Free For Haul Fridays!

A play on Oh No They Didn’t’s “Free For All Fridays,” every Friday is Free For Haul Fridays! Friday is a day for fun — whether you’re already off enjoying your weekend or if you just need a way to get through til the end of the work day, FFH is here for you!

Share your latest beauty hauls! Once you’ve done that… say anything you’d like. Tell us about the greatest thing that happened to you this week, why your pet is the cutest, what you’re doing this weekend… whatever!

First, I’ll share mine!

Haul: MAC To the Beach stuffs!  Wait, again?  Yep, again.  This time, giveaway stuffs :)

Excited for: We’re going to go to the Farmers’ Market on Saturday!

Mellan photo…

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Win $165 in AMOREPACIFIC Products!

Win $165 in AMOREPACIFIC Products!

One (1) lucky winner will receive Moisture Bound Refreshing Hydra-Gel and Natural Protector SPF 30/PA+++ from AMOREPACIFIC! (Retail value $165!)

  • AmorePacific Natural Protector SPF 30/PA+++ is a lightweight, hydrating formula that guards skin against sun damage and environmental aggressors. This advanced skincare essential improves moisture balance, absorbing excess oil and sebum, so your face always looks fresh and flawless.
  • AmorePacific Moisture Bound Refreshing Hydra-Gel Oil-Free harnesses the power of bamboo sap and red ginseng to revitalize normal-to-oily skin. This unique moisturizer bolsters the skin’s defenses against environmental aggressors, promoting resiliency. The appearance of fine lines is minimized and skin becomes age-resistant, comfortable, supple, and luminescent.

RULES: All entries must be submitted by May 31st, 2010 at 11:59 PM PST. This contest is open to U.S. & Canada Readers as pursuant to your local state/country’s laws. Winner will be chosen randomly and notified via e-mail. This post will be updated with the winner once the winner confirms.

One Way to Win

  • Leave me a comment on this blog post and tell me what your favorite outdoor activity during the summer is!

Congratulations to AmyVA!