The dictionary defines makeup as "cosmetics such as lipstick or powder applied to the face, used to enhance or alter the appearance," but for me, this word means so much more. Makeup is art, passion, and self-expression, but most importantly, makeup is the ultimate act of self-love. No one should ever feel obligated to wear makeup [...]
When I gathered the courage to publish my very first blog post, I felt excited, nervous, and proud; nearly three years later, I am experiencing those exact same feelings as I launch my very own website -- http://www.makeupbymakena.com!
Today's post is dedicated to teaching you how to create a very special and celebratory makeup look. It features champagne eyeshadow with a pop of color, natural, glowy skin, and a classic red lip, all of which are perfect for the holiday season! If you would like to learn the steps that I took to construct this look, then please keep reading...
Ever since I first tried a sample of COOLA Suncare's Makeup Setting Spray SPF 30 in one of my beauty subscription boxes, I have fallen in love with the brand's high quality products and everything for which it stands. Today, I will be sharing an in-depth review of the COOLA Rōsilliance Organic BB+ Cream SPF 30.
This is such an exciting time of year; not only are our favorite beauty bloggers starting to publish long-awaited back to school posts, but, as of today, I have officially left for college! But before leaving, I went to Ulta and used up all of the gift cardes I have hoarded to purchase my favorite, tried-and-true everyday products as well as a few other products I have never tried before from my most-loved brands. Each of these products are amazing quality and very affordable, making them perfect to use on an everyday basis for school!
Summer is my favorite season, not only because of the warm weather, the beach days, and the relaxation, but also because of all of the exciting makeup I am able to incorporate into my everyday beauty routine! Today I gathered six of my all-time favorite makeup products for summer, so I hope you enjoy reading about why I love them for this time of year!