Best Summer Drugstore Foundation, L'Oreal True Match Lumi Cushion Foundation Review My #1 Drugstore Foundation - When summer rolls around, I push all my full-coverage foundations to the deep, dark depths of my makeup drawer. I love “less is more” summer beauty vibes — and the Florida heat and humidity literally melts heavy makeup right off yo’ face — so I reach for lightweight water-based foundations, sheer skin tints, and all-in-one CC […]
Best Bronzers For Light Skin, Bronzers For Light Complexions, Best Bronzers The Best Bronzers For Light Skin - If you're a fellow pale girl, you know that bronzer can be terrifying -- we've all had our share of too-dark/muddy/streaky catastrophes -- but when you find the right one, it's magic.
Skin Care, 30s Skin Care, Skin Care Mistakes To Avoid, Tips For Better Skin 8 Big Skin Mistakes I Made In My 20s - For years I thought my skin was sensitive and dry, but it turns out, it was just stressed, irritated and unbalanced from years of bad habits. Let's learn together from the error of my ways.
St Tropez Gradual Tan Tinted Everyday Body Lotion Review First Impression: St Tropez Gradual Tan - A sales lady at Sephora talked me into dropping $30 on the St. Tropez gradual tinted tanning lotion, and I have mixed feelings about it. Let's discuss.
Easy 5 Product Makeup Look f/ It Cosmetics CC+ Cream, Charlotte Tilbury Filmstars Bronze and Glow Palette, Nudestix Lip + Cheek Pencil | A 5 Product Makeup Routine For Lazy Mornings - Five multi-tasking makeup products that will get you fresh faced and out the door in a hurry.
Why There’s Lip Balm In My Eyebrows - To File under: Weird Beauty Hacks The Internet Made Me Try. Ya’ll know I love full feathery brows. I tweeze mine just enough to keep them from growing together/into my hairline/down to my eyelids (seriously, they’re wild) and lately I like them brushed straight up, à la Brook Shields in the ’80s. Last week, dropped the bomb […]
Best Under Eye Concealers My Fave 5: Under Eye Concealers - A good under eye concealer is an essential in my makeup stash these days (see: my tips for camouflaging dark circles). Since I’m all about fuss-free makeup, I look for concealer formulas that blend easily into the skin, brighten and minimize discoloration, and stay put throughout the day without touch-ups. Bonus points if they provide some […]
Essie Gel Couture Sheer Fantasy Manicure I Can’t Get Enough of This 2-Step Manicure - I blogged about the Essie Gel Couture 2-step manicure system back in August, but wanted to circle back with an update after a few months of regular use. Here’s the verdict: I. love. it.  This collection is one of my favorite beauty launches of 2016. It’s pricey for a drugstore nail product, but I think […]
Influenster Lancome VoxBox, Lancome Drama Liqui-Pencil and Definicils Mascara Review, Easy Subtle Purple Eyeliner Look Subtle Purple Eyeliner Look With Lancome Drama Liqui-Pencil - My weekday makeup aesthetic is really simple. I’m all about healthy glowing skin that’s warmed up with bronzer and highlighted with a little low-maintenance strobing — my two favorite highlighting products that are all shine and no glitter: this palette and this fresh glow fluid — plus filled and tamed brows, a quick swipe of rosy blush, and a […]
Sephora VIB Sale 2016, Best Beauty Products 2016 My Top 25 Sephora VIB Holiday Sale Picks - It’s the most wonderful time of the year: the Sephora VIB holiday sale is here! Sephora VIBs are registered Beauty Insiders who spend at least $350 in a calendar year. If you shop at Sephora, make sure you’re registered so you can earn points; they’re redeemable for free deluxe samples throughout the year, and depending on your […]