Stila Holiday 2017: Written In The Stars Glitter & Glow Liquid Eye Shadow Set, Play It Cool Stay All Day Liquid Lipstick Set — Review and Swatches

Today I am excited to write about a brand that I really enjoy: Stila! The only post I have on my blog about them so far is about the Heaven’s Hue Highlighter in Kitten, but I’ve used and enjoyed other products from them over the last few years. I love when companies come out with Holiday […]

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Sephora Play! September 2017 – Beauty Box Review, Box #704

Hi everyone! In today’s post we are going to be reviewing the September 2017 Sephora Play! beauty box. For those who aren’t familiar, Sephora Play! is a monthly subscription beauty box that contains five deluxe makeup, skincare, or haircare samples, as well as one fragrance sample, for $10/month. The box variation that you receive is […]

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Julep Cushion Complexion 5-in-1 Skin Perfector – Review and Swatches

Ulta has been running their “21 Days of Beauty” promotion, and Julep’s Cushion Complexion 5-in-1 Skin Perfector is featured as one of their Hot Buys, which is an item that is on promotion for the duration of the event, September 3rd through the 23rd. I am in a beauty group on Facebook and one of […]

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First Aid Beauty Skin Tint in “Fair” — Review and Swatches

I’m excited to bring today’s post about First Aid Beauty‘s Triple Protection Skin Tint with Goji Berry SPF 30 to everyone.  I had been anxiously awaiting the release of this product ever since I saw the first preview pictures on Instagram — it looked & sounded exactly like something I was looking to add to […]

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Sephora Play! August 2017 — Beauty Box Review, Box #122

Hi everyone! In today’s post we are going to be reviewing the August 2017 Sephora Play! beauty box. For those who aren’t familiar, Sephora Play! is a monthly subscription beauty box that contains five deluxe makeup, skincare, or haircare samples, as well as one fragrance sample, for $10/month. The box variation that you receive is […]

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How I Tint My Eyelashes At Home

I’ve been working on getting this post up for awhile now, thinking about the best way to approach it. I figure if you are reading this post, you either are just curious, or you have some interest in learning how someone can tint their lashes at home. There are a few benefits, with saving money […]

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Morning Skincare Routine: Acne Prone & Anti-Aging Focus

I’m going to preface this post by stating this: my skincare routine is not for the faint-hearted. It’s not for someone who wants to use three or less products. The price range starts around a few dollars and increases to a bit of an investment. But, these are also not products that I chose randomly. […]

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April & May 2017 Empties — Would I Repurchase?

Hello everyone! Today I am bringing you the second installment to my empties series. The main idea of this is to fully use up products I have bought or samples I have received in an effort to reduce my own wastefulness, be mindful of my spending, and reduce my personal stash of skincare, haircare, and […]

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Sephora Play! July 2017 — Beauty Box Review, Box #049

Hi everyone! In today’s post we are going to be reviewing the July 2017 Sephora Play! beauty box. For those who aren’t familiar, Sephora Play! is a monthly subscription beauty box that contains five deluxe makeup, skincare, or haircare samples, as well as one fragrance sample, for $10/month. The box variation that you receive is […]

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What I Pack In My Travel Makeup Bag: The Simple, Quick Basics

Hey everyone! I’ve done some weekend trips out of state during this summer, and each time I have packed my makeup travel bag, I’ve thought that I really should just put together a post about it. When I’m traveling these days, my focus is on keeping the makeup routine simple, keep it easy / minimalistic, […]

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