September – November Beauty Favorites | 2018

September – November Beauty Favorites | 2018

Now that the semester is over, I am able to exert much more freedom and creativity over my everyday makeup routine, but for the past few months, I -- like most of you -- did not have that luxury. Instead, I relied on the following five beauty products to ensure that I looked both healthy [...]

Last-Minute Holiday Beauty Gift Guide

Last-Minute Holiday Beauty Gift Guide

It is hard to believe, but the holiday season has already arrived and to celebrate, I have created a lovely collection of both high-end and affordable beauty products that are either tried and true or are at the top of my wish list. Regardless of your budget, this gift guide is designed to helo you [...]

My Makeup Menu |Thanksgiving

My Makeup Menu |Thanksgiving

Bourjois Healthy Mix Anti-Fatigue Foundation in '56 Light Bronze' Maybelline Fit Me Concealer in 'Light' Benefit Hoola Matte Bronzer Becca Shimmering Skin Perfector Pressed Highlighter in 'Rose Gold' Maybelline Ultra Brow Brush-On Color in 'Dark Brown' Huda Beauty The New Nude Eyeshadow Palette: 'Play' and 'Tickle' in crease, 'Concealed' and 'Crave' on lid, and 'Teddy' [...]

Fall-ing for the NARS ‘St. Paul de Vence’ Eyeshadow Duo

Fall-ing for the NARS ‘St. Paul de Vence’ Eyeshadow Duo

  Few things embody Fall more than warm-toned eyeshadow and this season, I've fallen for the NARS Duo Eyeshadow in 'St. Paul de Vence' -- a beautiful combination of a shimmering nectarine and a matte chestnut. With sleek black packaging and a convenient mirror, this travel-friendly duo contains the prettiest and most practical combination of autumnal shades. [...]

COOLA Sunless Tan Anti-Aging Face Serum

COOLA Sunless Tan Anti-Aging Face Serum

Watching that golden, glowing tan that I worked so hard to achieve gradually fade away along with Summer is always disheartening. Fortunately, however, the COOLA Sunless Tan Anti-Aging Face Serum* is here to keep me looking naturally sun-kissed and radiant all year long. This product is $53 and can be purchased at Sephora, Ulta, or the [...]

10 Reasons Why I Love Doing My Makeup

10 Reasons Why I Love Doing My Makeup

Life is all about pursuing the things that make us the the happiest, and makeup is certainly one of those things. So here are a few of the reasons why I love doing my makeup everyay. 1) I love doing my makeup because it gives me something to consistently look forward to every morning; regardless [...]

The Ideal Back-to-School Lip Combo

The Ideal Back-to-School Lip Combo

Effortless and wearable are two very important words when it comes to back-to-school beauty, which is why I am so excited to share with you the perfectly effortless and wearable lip combo I have been loving lately. I start my sophomore year of college on Monday and although I do enjoy wearing a full face [...]

The Makeup Products I Always Wear for Photos

The Makeup Products I Always Wear for Photos

After looking through my makeup collection, I realized that there are several products that all have one thing in common -- I always reach for them when I know I am going to have my picture taken because I know they all perform beautifully when photographed. This roundup will be especially helpful for those of you who are going back to school and want to look your very best for yearbook pictures or student ID photos.

The Best Back-to-School Beauty Supplies on a Budget

The Best Back-to-School Beauty Supplies on a Budget

It's that time of year again... The time when we restock on shiny binders, pretty planners, (rose gold) desk supplies, and, of course, our favorite affordable and easy-to-use makeup. I always look forward to taking a few extra minutes out of my day to do my makeup so today, I am sharing my personal favorite back-to-school makeup products that won't break the bank.