Current Favorites

These past few years have certainly been quite different than the ones that preceded them for more reasons than one. I, for one, had quite the wake-up call about how much I was spending on beauty products, and thankfully, came to realize that I didn’t exactly need all of the products I had been acquiringContinue reading “Current Favorites”

Ulta’s 21 Days of Beauty

Ulta’s 21 Days of Beauty is back! The event begins March 13th and runs through April 2nd, offering beauty steals at 50% off each day. This includes brands like BeautyBlender, Peach & Lily, Tarte, Lancome, Benefit Cosmetics, MAC Cosmetics, and Kylie Cosmetics. If you’re a fan of higher-end beauty and makeup products and tools, haveContinue reading “Ulta’s 21 Days of Beauty”

Concealers: Best & Worst

No-makeup makeup looks have taken over in 2020. Thanks to a pandemic with no end in sight and months (seemingly soon to be years) of lockdowns, social distancing, and self-quarantining, we’ve all had the chance to let our bare skin breathe, and to be honest, it’s one of the many things I’ve been grateful forContinue reading “Concealers: Best & Worst”

Concealer Application

When it comes to no-makeup makeup looks, most of us know that concealer is key. It wakes up the face, has light-reflecting qualities, and hides blemishes. What many of us don’t know (myself included until recently) is that something as simple as proper concealer application can transform not only face shape but also eye shape—somethingContinue reading “Concealer Application”

Makeup Routine for Oily Skin

Sometimes, when I’m alone with my thoughts, I ask God why He decided to bestow upon me the most…interesting…of family genes—oily skin (sometimes combination skin) and large pores. Okay, that may be a little too dramatic but to know me is to love me. Besides, I am sure that my fellow oily/combo skin people understandContinue reading “Makeup Routine for Oily Skin”

Top Foundations

Okay look, not everyone can be perfect all the time, and furthermore, wearing foundation can give a major confidence boost. Foundation doesn’t just cover blemishes, it evens out the tone of your skin, adds radiance to your complexion, and acts as a base for the rest of your makeup. Also, many foundations contain sunscreen whichContinue reading “Top Foundations”

Build Your Makeup Bag

Get in, ladies and gentlemen. We’re going shopping. While I may be a self-proclaimed seasoned champion of makeup, I’m aware that a lot of people are just beginning to enter the beauty world. There’s little benefit in investing in luxury products if you’re a makeup beginner or someone who is still developing their skills unless,Continue reading “Build Your Makeup Bag”