Day-to-Night Makeup for the Holidays | 12 Days of Christmas

During the holidays, we are constantly busy – running errands, spending time with family, and getting dressed up for special occasions all in one day! However, completely redoing your makeup in the middle of the day for a different event it is not realistic, so I am going to teach you how to transition your…

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My Christmas Day Routine | The Twelve Days of Christmas

Merry Christmas, everyone and welcome to the Twelfth Day of Christmas and the last day of Beauty Blogmas on Makeup By Makena! Like yesterday, this post will be about how my family and I celebrate this very special day of the year… I honestly feel so greatful and fortunate for my family and I hope…

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My Christmas Eve Routine | The Twelve Days of Christmas

I don’t know what Christmas Eve is like in your family, but in mine, it is just as important as Christmas Day! I thought this Eleventh Day of Christmas would be a wonderful opportunity for all of you to get to know me a little bit better, so I decided to give you a glimpse…

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December 2015 Makeup Wishlist | The Twelve Days of Christmas

Tartelette in Bloom Clay Eyeshadow Palette: This palette retails for $45 and I personally like it a lot more than the original all-matte Tartelette palette. Unlike that one, this one has a couple beautiful shimmery shades and is more warm-toned, which I like. I can definitely see this baby in my near future! Laura Mercier Translucent…

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The December Tag | The Twelve Days of Christmas

Happy December, beauties! You know what this means: Beauty Blogmas 2015 has offically started here on Makeup By Makena! I thought doing the December Tag would be the perfect way to start off, so let’s hop right into it! What do you love most about December? Well, Christmas, of course! I love the special time…

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