We are sharing our current July Beauty Favorites in makeup, skincare, and hair care products!



Highlighter in Gradient Glow HERE 
Highlighter in Rose Gold HERE 
Liquid Lipcolor in Laquer Lover HERE 
Unzipped Eyeshadow Palette HERE 
Dry Texture Spray HERE 
O!Mega Bronzer in Radiant Finish HERE 
Body Wash HERE 
Mattifying Blotting Papers HERE


Liquid Lips Nude HERE 
Liquid Lip Dusty Rose HERE
Liquid Lip TerraCotta Nude HERE 
Palette HERE 
Eye Shadow HERE
Shampoo HERE 
Conditioner HERE 
Powder  HERE
Brush HERE
Body Wash HERE 


July Beauty Favorites- 2 Orchids YouTube HERE

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Lauren’s Top Beauty Favorites of 2017:

Huda Beauty Desert Dusk Eyeshadow Palette HERE
Sunday Riley Luna Sleeping Night Oil HERE
Peter Thomas Roth Anti-Aging Cleansing Gel HERE
Matrix Total Results Color Obsessed Miracle Treat HERE
Burberry Liquid Lip Velvet HERE
Burberry Liquid Lip Velvet Set HERE
NYX Highlight & Contour Pro Palette HERE 

Huda Beauty Rose Gold Edition HERE
Tarte Tarteist Pro Amazonian Clay Palette HERE
L’Oreal Voluminous Lash Paradise Mascara HERE
Estee Lauder Pure Color Love Lipstick HERE



Karen’s Top Beauty Favorites of 2017:

Peter Thomas Roth 24K Gold Pure Luxury Lift & Firm Hydra-Gel Eye Patches HERE
Clarisonic Mia 1 Skin Cleansing System HERE
Aveeno Positively Radiant 60 Second In-Shower Facial HERE
IT Cosmetics Your Skin But Better CC+ Cream with SPF 50 +HERE
IT Cosmetics Your Skin But Better Illumination CC+ Cream with SPF 50+ HERE
Matrix Total Results Color Obsessed Miracle Treat 12 Multi-Perfecting Spray HERE 
TheBalm Mary-Lou Manizer Highlighter & Contour HERE
Sara Happ The Lip Slip One Luxe Balm HERE
Stila Star Studded Eight Stay All Day Liquid Lipstick HERE
Laura Mercier Mineral Powder Foundation HERE


Best of Beauty 2017! We share our 17 top beauty products of 2017. You will find a mix of drugstore and high-end products. Although it was hard to narrow down, we fell in love with each of these beauty products and used them repeatedly throughout the year. Cheers to another great year in beauty!

Spring is here! We are excited to put those heavy items aside and freshen up our wardrobe with something new.  Not only are we sharing our April favorites in Spring fashion, we’ve also got plenty of new beauty products worth drooling over!

New Beauty & Lifestyle Favorites For April/ The 2 Orchids YouTube

Cupcakes & Cashmere Cold Shoulder Top & Baublebar Rose Links Statement Necklace

Baublebar Rose Links Necklace
Cupcakes & Cashmere Lisbon Cold Shoulder Top (www.850blues.com)

Lancome Teint Idole Ultra 24 HR Makeup, Lancome Artliner, Bodyography Brow Trio, Stila Stay All Day Liquid Lipstick

Lancome Teint Idole Ultra 24H Makeup #310 Bisque
Lancome Artliner in Violet & Smoke (Grey)
Stila Stay All Day Liquid Lipstick in Amalfi, Como, Venezia, bacca, baci, bellissimo
Bodyography Brow Trio #3595 Essential
MAC Parfait Armour Eyeshadow (frost)

Soap & Glory Sugar Crush Body Wash, Too Faced Peach Palette, Tarteist Blush Palette, Too Faced Peanut Butter & Jelly palette, Dr Dennis Gross daily peel, Vanille Extreme Stila Stay All Day Liquid Lipstick

Soap & Glory Sugar Crush Body Wash
Too Faced Sweet Peach Palette
Too Faced Peanut Butter and Jelly Eye Shadow Palette
Tarte Tarteist Blush Palette
Dr. Dennis Gross Alpha Beta Extra Stength Daily Peel
Vanille Extreme Comptoir Sud Pacifique Paris
Stila Stay All Day Liquid Lipstick in Venezia, baci, bacca, bellissimo, Amalfi

Kendra Scott Earrings

Kendra Scott Danielle Large Oval Earrings

Mixit flip flops & MIA flats

Mixit Triple Row Rhinestone Chunky Flip Flops Black
Mia Brandee Flat from DSW

Our Signature

We were impressed with so many things in 2015 that it was hard for us to narrow it down to just 15 items each, but somehow we did!  For further details on each selection listed below, be sure to tune in to our youTube video!

Top 15 of 2015 / The 2 Orchids-YouTube

Karen’s Top 15:

Karen's Top 15 of 2015 Louis Vuitton Speedy
Louis Vuitton Monogram Speedy 30

Karen's Top 15 of 2015 Beauty

It Cosmetics Bye Bye Redness Correcting Cream
Colleen Rothschild Radiant Cleansing Balm
Bond No. 9 B9 Eau de Parfum 
Clinique Pop Lip in Poppy Pop
Tarte Tartelette Amazonian Clay Palette 
Wet N Wild Fergie Take on the Day Eye Shadow Primer
Gerlain Lingerie De Peau Liquid Foundation 
Becca Champagne Pop
Estee Lauder Pure Color Envy Sculpting Lipstick in Envious
Estee Lauder Pure Color Envy Matte Sculpting Lipstick
Benefit Dallas Box O Blush
Kat Von D Metal Struck Eye Shadow in Thunderstruck 

Karen's Top 15 of 2015 Non-Beauty

iphone 6s Plus
Canon Vixia Mini X 
My Lips Can’t Resist the Sips Shirt

Lauren’s Top 15:

Pink Boyfriend Sweatpants, Statement Necklace, Ya Los Angeles Fringe Tank, Black Fringe heels

850 Blues Black Tank with Fringe
Black Fringe Heels (Dillards)
Statement Necklace (Baublebar)
Starbucks Iced Caramel Coffee
Victoria’s Secret PINK Sweatpants (Boyfriend)

Lauren's Top 15 of 2015 Beauty

Urban Decay Naked Smoky Palette
Tom Ford Tobacco Vanille
MAC Cosmetics Matchmaster Foundation SPF 15 (4.0 & 5.0)
Josie Maran Argan Oil
MAC Candy Yum Yum Lipstick
Clean & Clear Oil absorbing sheets Portable
Kenra Volume Spray#25
Tarte Amazonian Clay Blush in Dazzled
Kenra Volume Spray#25
Too Faced Melted Violet Lipstick

Francesca's Black & White Poncho with fringe

Black & White Nayeli fringe Poncho Sweater Francescas