Monday, April 6, 2015

Simple Skincare Facial Wipes Review

Hi Beauties.

Recently I had the opportunity to test out some facial wipes from Simple Skincare® !
The Simple brand offers 4 different types of wipes, including those tailored to cleansing, exfoliating, radiance and oil balancing. All of Simple's products contain skin-loving and gentle ingredients and vitamins, (perfect for sensitive skin!). Most importantly, all of their products contain no dyes, artificial or harsh ingredients. Yay for natural beauty products! :) 
I was lucky enough to try both the exfoliating and radiance facial wipes for sensitive skin.

Benefits of Simple exfoliating facial wipes: 
  • Dual Sided for both cleansing & exfoliating skin
  • Contain a combination of vitamins B5, E, and aloe vera to moisture, soothe and condition skin
  • Great for sensitive skin
  • No dyes or artificial perfumes, no harsh irritants
  • Dermatologist & Ophthalmologist tested (safe for contact lens wearers!) 
  • Hypoallergenic
  • Non comedogenic 

My Personal Experience with Simple Exfoliating Wipes:

These are my go-to wipes for nightly makeup removal & skincare. I love that they have 2 sides so that I'm able to both cleanse and exfoliate with just one wipe (so convenient!) The cleansing side is smooth and soft, and great for removing delicate eye makeup. The exfoliating side has a rougher texture, and is perfect for removing dead skin cells and traces of unwanted makeup that your cleanser wasn't able to remove. 
After using Simple exfoliating wipes, my face feels super clean, fresh and non-greasy. I love that these wipes are specifically formulated for sensitive skin, and never leave my skin irritated or broken out; a huge plus! 

Benefits of Simple radiance facial wipes:

  • Skin loving ingredients: Mango extract; Glycerin hydrates and nourishes; Bisabolol helps soothe and calm
  • Great for sensitive skin
  • No dyes, or artificial perfumes, no harsh irritants
  • Dermatologist & Ophthalmologist tested (safe for contact lens wearers) 
  • Hypoallergenic
  • Non-comedogenic
My Personal Experience with Simple Radiance Wipes:

Simple Radiance facial wipes are a staple in my morning skincare routine to both cleanse, and refresh my skin after a long night. These wipes leave my skin  feeling refreshed and pampered, and my face looking dewy and radiant! I love to use these wipes on-the-go, as they are a great refresher during travel, or after a heated gym sesh! ;) Both hydrating, and cleansing; these wipes are perfect for removing grime on your face while also livening up your complexion! 

My Final Verdict

Product Rating: B+

I can easily see why Simple Skincare® facial wipes are so popular in the blogger community! These wipes were non irritating, contained no harsh smells and were moisturizing. Simple's packaging is also convenient; the resealable sticker closure keeps wipes moist for each use. You also can't beat the affordable price and accessibility; Simple Skincare is available for an everyday low price at your local Walmart!
While their facial wipes did remove a good deal of makeup; I did typically still need to use my regular facial cleanser before or after use in the evenings, which accounts for my B rating.


After March 22, Walmart will be offering a FREE 7-pack of Simple wipes with the purchase of a Simple cleanser or moisturizer. (in store only)

Have you ever tried out Simple Skincare? What are your thoughts?
Thanks so much for reading, and please leave any comments or questions below! :) 

Saturday, February 14, 2015

NEW Milani Moisture Matte Lipstick Swatches & Review!

Happy Valentines Day Beauties! 

I'm currently OBSESSED with these amazing New Moisture Matte Lipsticks from Milani Cosmetics! 
All 8 Gorgeous shades are NEW for Spring 2015, and available now at drugstores nationwide.
I shared a full review along with lip swatches of all 8 colors over on my Youtube channel, dont miss it! HERE .

Which color is YOUR favorite?

Thursday, February 5, 2015

MAC Cinderella Collection for Spring 2015

Hello Beauties!! 
.. & fellow Disney addicts! ;) 

As if the 2015 theatrical release of Disney's live action Cinderella wasn't thrilling enough, MAC Cosmetics has announced an entire limited edition Cinderella Collection!.. squeeee! :D

AVAILABLE  February 26, 2015 online at, March 5, 2015 at select MAC locations in North America, March 2015 at select International locations

Here's a Sneak Peek, courtesy of the ever fabulous Temptalia!

Lipstick $17.50 US (Limited Edition)
  • Free as a Butterfly   Semi Sheer Golden Nude (Lustre)
  • Royal Ball   Fleshy Pink (Lustre)

Lipglass $16.50 US (Limited Edition)
  • Happily Ever After    Cool Milky Pink with Bluish Pearl
  • Glass Slipper    Light Milky Pink with Pinkish Pearl

Eyeshadow (Stroke of Midnight Palette) $44.00 US (Limited Edition)
  • Phloof!   Frosted off white (Frost)
  • Quarry   Soft Muted Plum Brown (Matte)
  • Omega   Soft Muted Beige Taupe (Matte)
  • Vapour   Peach Pink with Violet Pearl (Velvet)
  • Stroke of Midnight   Black Plum with Sparkle Pearl (Velvet)
  • Satin Taupe   Taupe with Silver Shimmer (Frost)

MAC Studio Eye Gloss $23.00 US (Limited Edition)
  • Lightly Tauped   Light Beige Gloss with Pearl
  • Pearl Varnish   White Gloss with Pearl

Fluidline $17.50 US (Limited Edition)
  • Little Black Bow   Gray with Silver Pearl
  • Macroviolet   Deep Smoked Violet with Red Pearl

Iridiescent Pressed Powder $28.00 US (Limited Edition)
  • Coupe d'Chic   Light Golden Peach with Gold Shimmer

Glitter $23.00 (Limited Edition)
  • Reflects Pearl   Fine White Glitter with Pearl Sheen

Pigment $24.00 US (Limited Edition)
  • Evil Stepmother   Black Plum with Plum Pearl
  • Pretty it Up   Olive with Pearlized Pigments

Beauty Powder $28.00 US (Limited Edition)
  • Mystery Princess   Pink Beige with Silver Shimmer (Matte)

Whose else is super excited for MAC Cinderella ?!? 
The lipsticks look like MUST Haves for me! <3
What will you be picking up?

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Sunday, January 18, 2015

Best of Beauty 2014 | BentleyBlonde

Happy 2015 Beauties.

I hope that you enjoy my New "Best of Beauty 2014" video! 
I share all of my favorite products from the past year, including, foundation, concealer, mascara, lipstick & more! :) 


Tuesday, January 13, 2015

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Friday, January 9, 2015

MAC Viva Glam Miley Cyrus Lipstick & Lipglass Sneak Peek & Swatch!

Oh yes, beauties.
THIS. is. happening. <3

Miley Cyrus is officially the newest face of MAC Cosmetics Viva Glam campaign, 
debuting with a brand new hot pink lipstick & lipglass!

Every penny generated from the sale of  #VIVAGLAM products goes toward helping men/women and children living with and affected by HIV/AIDS.

Here's a Sneak Peek of MAC VIVA GLAM Miley Lipstick & Lipglass:

MAC Viva Glam Miley Cyrus Lipstick $16 us/ $19 cdn (LE)
(hot pink amplified)

MAC Viva Glam Miley Cyrus Lipglass $15 us/$18 cdn (LE)
(hot pink with sparkling pearl)

Swatch of MAC Viva Glam Miley Cyrus Lipstick & Lipglass, via Temptalia -- shes amazing! check her out :) 

Both the lipstick & gloss will be available online/in stores on Jan 22, 2015 in the US & Feb 12, 2015 internationally.

So tell me, will YOU be picking up the new MAC VIVA GLAM MILEY ?? 

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Tuesday, December 16, 2014

House Tour (Updated!) Holiday Home Decor | BentleyBlonde

Eek!! The Holidays are finally here :D
 Christmas is hands down my favorite time of the year, and im so excited to share our decorated home with ya'll!
We have been in our new house for a little over a year now, so quite a few of our projects are still "a work in progress" so to speak.. but I did want to show you the furniture that I've refinished this year! and some of the new decor we've added throughout the house.

To see our FULL House Tour, including where everything shown is from, please watch my Youtube "House Tour" video HERE: Updated House Tour

I hope that you can draw some inspiration and ideas from my photos! Enjoy :) 

(I will have a Tutorial on how I refinished this gorgeous french provincial dresser in an upcoming blog post here! Be sure to follow my blog so you don't miss it!) 

(I also have an upcoming tutorial on how I refinished our coffee table! stay tuned!) 

Murray Feiss Chateau Collection Chandelier from

(Tutorial coming soon!) 

Leave me some love in the comments! :) 

Merry Christmas To All & to all a Good Night! 

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