Laura Geller Balance-n-Brighten Baked Foundation – Review & Swatches

Hello everyone, I’m still catching up on a backlog of posts I have planned… the second half of my empties, a post about some nail products I have been testing out, a Glossier Cloud Paint review… but anyway, those are all to come. Today’s post is a review on a product that I bought from […]

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June, July, August Empties – Would I Repurchase? (Part 1)

I have sooooo much catching up to do. It feels like October just began, yet here we are–over halfway through it. I’ve been swamped with classes and work, and the empties have been piling up, hence naming this post “Part 1” of my June, July, and August stash. If I did the whole box, this […]

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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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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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