TweetSharePin+13Share3 Shares Yaaayyy!! It’s another Frugal Friday and I’m featuring a few of my newest and absolute favorite beauty product finds for the Summer. I just love visiting my parents, because my mom is the QUEEN of beauty products, HSN & QVC. I find so many new beauty finds & new collections just by visiting my mom’s bathroom stash 😀 HAIR PH Balanced Moisture Gel – Neutrlab’s Cocoa Curls. The Bomb DOT com…people! The first item up is this wonderful Curl Jelly from Neutrlab (Courtesy of Mom’s hair product stash) called Cocoa Curls. I am so glad I decided to try this because my hair has felt nothing but moisture and love from this jar. I never heard of this brand before but I’m glad I came across it. If you have naturally thick, dense curls like I do, this may be just the thing to help you with frizz, dryness, hold & luster throughout the year. The summer months have been very HOT in the south & very drying to my hair. These 90 degree days were killing my strands. Since the 1st day I started using this, my hair has stayed soft & moisturized. This gives me a nice soft hold, which has allowed me to keep it twisted and protected from the sun each day without the worry of dryness or frizz. The jar says it’s a High Definition Moisture Gel that’s PH balanced and ultra light, but IMO it’s a little heavy. Exactly what my thirsty hair needed. Thank you Neutrlab for making Cocoa Curls! My mom bought her jar from her local beauty supply for $6.99, but you can also buy it on Amazon or at online beauty supplies: http://www.amazon.com/Neutrlab-Cocoa-Definition-Moisture-Ounce/dp/B00A7EY7QM Like Neutrlab on Facebook! https://www.facebook.com/pages/Neutrlab/552273534783327 FACE Compare to Olay Age Defying Cleanser. http://naturallystellar.com Next up is this “compare” product from Equate Beauty (Walmart’s Beauty Brand) called Age Resisting Classic Cleanser. It’s to be compared with Olay Age Defying Classic Cleanser. I bought my cleanser from Walmart for $3.69. The Olay brand was about $5, so I opted for this one just to save a little cash. I’ve been using the Equate Brand morning & night along with a Rite Aid Brand facial brush system (Also courtesy of Mom’s stash). So basically I wet my face, apply about 3 pumps of cleanser to my palms and apply it all over my face. Then I use the motorized brush with the smallest facial brush attachment, to massage my face for 1 or 2 minutes, then I rinse. My face & neck feels so soft, smooth & looks radiant. It really does feel & look more youthful. As you might already know, I’m very acne prone with sensitive skin. Almost everything I use on my face has to be mild, fragrance free or oil free. – That is unless I’m specifically using the Oil Cleansing Method to cleanse my face. Compare to Olay Age Defying Cleanser. http://naturallystellar.com If the compare brand works this great, I’m SO looking forward to trying the real thing from Olay. Olay is definitely a brand that I trust with my both my face & body. NAILS My last feature is this Pink Armor Nail Gel. The bottle says it Strengthens, Brightens & Nourishes. I’m pretty sure my Mom bought this one from a TV infomercial. Retails for $10. http://naturallystellar.com I’ve been using this under my mani’s as a basecoat. I’m not sure how much it has “Brightened”, but my natural nails are stronger with this applied and healthy looking. The consistency of this gel is a little thinner than my normal Sally Hansen Double Duty Base & Top Coat but it hardens just as strong. Although the color in the bottle is Pink, it doesn’t dry with a pink finish (at least not on my nail beds). It’s clear. Bottle Directions: Apply Pink Armor directly to your natural nail. You can recoat over dry Pink Armor at anytime. Remove once weekly with any nail polish remover. This bottle retails for about $10 online. You can find Pink Armor Nail Gel at Drugstore.com, Amazon, Ebay or Walgreen’s. Hope you try some of these beauty products and love them as much as I do. Enjoy Your Summer Stars! Not already following my blog? You should be ashamed!! LOL. Just click that little +Follow pop up in your lower right hand corner (on WordPress). All others please click Subscribe in the Right Side Bar OR follow me on either Networked Blogs or BlogLovin’——————> Related articles Frugal Find Friday (pagebypaigebeauty.wordpress.com) Great Deals Neutrlab Cocoa Curl High Definition Moisture Gel, 14.1 Ounce (wsjphks4.wordpress.com) The following two tabs change content below.BioLatest Posts Candice S. Founder, Editor-in-Chief of Women's Lifestyle Blog, Naturally Stellar | Beauty Writer and Content Creator | I left corporate life 7+ years ago, to pursue my goal of becoming a writer. Boom!! I did that! Now I'm an accomplished writer and boss babe running a successful blog business. You should hire me! #RockStarMoms Latest posts by Candice S. (see all) What’s New At Belk & Lancome Beauty Counters For Women Of Color - July 18, 2018 6 Helpful Things To Do Right After Your First Massage - July 15, 2018 Drop-In Childcare – What To Expect + 6 Nashville Area Centers - June 29, 2018 TweetSharePin+13Share3 Shares 6 Responses Entice June 17, 2013 Great post! I’m drooling over that cocoa curl hair product… I need to get my hands on that!! Like now! lol Reply Craftynail June 15, 2013 I have googled ‘pink armor review’ before… and there are none on the web! It’s cool you posted this. I needed to know if this infomercial stuff really works!! Reply Naturally Stellar June 15, 2013 Yeah, shouts out to my Mom, Queen Infomercial. LOL! She buys everything & I get to test it. 🙂 So far Pink Armor has been working great on my nails with no complaints. Reply Craftynail June 15, 2013 Thanks to your mom! The commercials make it sound like magic. Good to know that it at least works!! pagebypaigebeauty June 14, 2013 awesome post! Thanks for the pingback btw 🙂 Reply Naturally Stellar June 14, 2013 Thank you and you’re so welcome! Reply Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published.CommentName* Email* Website This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.