November is for Giving {A Giveaway That Is!}

Hi Friends and Happy Monday!

Since it's November...and ThanksGIVING is right around the corner, I thought it would be fun to feature a couple giveaways!  First up is adorable mama to three cuter than cute kiddos {seriously, check out her blog}.  Please give her a warm welcome!  :)

Hi! My name is Mel & I blog at The Larson Lingo.
I am so excited about doing a giveaway on Natasha's blog!
She lives in one of my favorite places in the world, Lake Tahoe.
And, her Ethan and my Luke are just a month apart.
A little bit about me...I'm a California girl, born & raised!
I love Jesus, wine, coffee, photography & throwing parties.
Target is my Happy Place.
I am a part time 7th grade math teacher and have been teaching for 10 years.
I just recently became an Independant Consultant for Rodan + Fields.
I have been married to Kevin for 11 years and we have 3 sweet kids.
 Kate is almost 7, Claire is 5 and our baby boy Luke is 15 months old.

{This was our family photo last Fall}

Growing up in California, I was in the sun. A lot.
Especially playing soccer my entire childhood. Most of the time I wore sunscreen, but sometimes I didn't. When I got to college and played soccer at University of Colorado, we had soccer practice everyday from 1-4. Peak sun hours. Sometimes I wore sunscreen, sometimes I didn't.
My skin took a beating, for sure.
 Fast forward to when I turned 30 a few years ago.
My body wasn't feeling older, but my skin was.
I had to get some pre-cancerous skin cancer spots removed from my face.
I should have taken better care of my skin when I was younger...
All those times without sunscreen were taking it's toll on my skin.

I never really had a "good" skin care routine.
In high school/college/20's I would just use cheap face wash/moisturizer.
Once I hit 30, I realized I needed to take better care of my skin.
Sun damage & fine lines were starting to rear their ugly heads.
I tried out several products, but it wasn't until last year that I found a product I was happy with.
It was 14 months ago when I started Rodan + Fields.
I had just given birth to Luke and I decided that my skin was worth was the skin I was going to have the rest of my life and I better start taking care of it. Plus, I had the "mask of pregnancy" with him. It needed to go!
I started using the Redefine products and couldn't believe how much better my skin looked and felt after just 1 month. I continued to use Redefine twice a day for a year.
This past August, after I stopped nursing Luke, I started using Reverse in the morning and Redefine at night.
I am so glad I started using Rodan + Fields. I can't say enough about their products.
My skin has never felt or looked better! 

Rodan and Fields is a skin care line from the doctors who created ProActiv.  What they did for the acne market with ProActiv, they are doing again with the Anti-Aging market.  Along with an Anti-Aging line they also have products for erasing sun damage and dark spots, soothing sensitive skin, as well as products for acne.

Rodan & Fields has 4 product lines:
For wrinkles, pores and loss of firmness.
(Click HERE to read more about the Redefine products)
For brown spots, dullness and sun damaged skin.
(Click HERE to read more about the Reverse products)

For sensitive, irritated skin and facial redness.
(Click HERE to read more about the Soothe products) 

For acne and post-acne marks.
(Click HERE to read more about the Unblemish  products)

Want to know which regimen is best for you?
Take this quick 30 second questionnaire HERE!

We offer these four different product lines with a 60 day empty bottle money back guarantee.
You can literally return the EMPTY bottles after 60 days for a full refund if you don't like the products.  Most companies don't offer that.  But, R + F does!

Check out Before & After photos from this video:
Because I love Rodan + Fields so much, I want to give away one of my favorite products, 
 This eye cream combines powerful peptides to minimize the appearance of crow’s-feet, helps reduce the appearance of both puffiness and dark under eye circles while special optical diffusers noticeably brighten the eye area. Ophthalmologist tested, this formula is ideal for maintaining the delicate skin around the eyes.

Use the Rafflecopter below to Enter the Giveaway!

I love the products so much, I decided to become an independent consultant for them. 
What I love about being a R + F consultant is that I believe in the products, there are NO parties, NO stocking inventory or delivery.  Everything is ordered from the your website! 
And, it is a great way to earn extra money each month, something you can do while your kids nap or at night! It doesn't take away from family time.
If you are interested in becoming a consultant & joining my team, send me an email:

There are some great holiday specials going on right now and it's a good time to take advantage of them, especially if you become a PC Perks member (Preferred Customer)
Want to buy Rodan + Fields products?
You can do that  HERE.

Have Questions about any of the products? 
                                             Send me an email, I'd be happy to answer them!


  1. Redefine id definitely one that I need

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  3. I just found my first wrinkles around my eyes over the weekend and it freaked me out! What a coincidence! I would love to get my hands on this cream.

  4. I've heard awesome things about this brand - my post preggo skin definitely needs a boost! I'd definitely go for the unblemish products!

  5. I definitely could use the reverse when I'm no longer pregnant or nursing!

  6. I would love to try Soothe or Unblemish!

  7. Omg I totes need this!! I am almost 30 and all I do is use soap and drugstore bb cream on my face. Occasionally I'll put in lotion. Pick me pick me!!

  8. Unblemish! Most of my problem is not washing my face at night...yikes!

  9. Ooh definitely want to give this a try! Just entered! :)

  10. This mama of a 15 month old who has decided he doesn't like sleeping through the night would love to try the Redefine eye cream to help with the bags and dark circles!

  11. I could absolutely use that redefine cream!

  12. Redefine eye cream....I'm not getting any younger :-)

  13. I think the combination approach is so smart - I would definitely go Redefine + Soothe. Great giveaway!

  14. I have been looking for a great eye cream! I hope I win to get the chance to try this!

  15. I could absolutely use that redefine cream!

  16. As I inch closer and closer to my 30th bday - I think I need redefine in my life!

  17. I would love to try the Redefine Eye Cream! Any extra help I can get with my eyes would be welcome!

  18. I would love to try their eye cream!

  19. I've been looking for a good eye cream!!!! Might have to try this one! :)

  20. I would love a good eye cream! Help this tired Mama out. :)

  21. Redefine! I'm in my 30's now and I can't help but notice that wrinkles starting up!

  22. I think the redefine!


  23. I would like Redefine, because I have a few bothersome pores. I do a pretty good job hiding them though.

  24. I've been trying to decide whether or not to pull the trigger on r+f...i'd be the unblemish for sure. But an awesome eye cream is definitely needed too!

  25. I would love to try their eye cream!

  26. redefine for sure. hello almost thirty. why yes i would love a side of wrinkles with my cake... :(

  27. The eyes give away your age.......

  28. Being almost 21 and still have acne problems id love to try the one for acne.

  29. Probably the soothe- I have a lot of redness in my face.

  30. I would love to give sun damage in Houston a bash sometime. I've seen some pretty good deals a few times, I should bit the bullet next time! sun damage in Houston.