How to achieve a fresh and dewy makeup look

I've spent most of my early 20s masking my face with matte products. Having oily skin, you cringe at the thought of dewy and fresh. Instead you want matte, and no oil-slick, please! I've come to terms that oily skin isn't necessarily bad, but in a way will help me age nicely πŸ˜‰ I've changed … Continue reading How to achieve a fresh and dewy makeup look

Makeup Tutorial: Cranberry Eyes

Fall always brings out the warmer and darker shades of my collection out, and I love to experiment with oranges, and cranberry for this season. Since most of my days are spent at work, when I do looks like these they will always be toned down and geared towards everyday wear versus your full-glam looks! … Continue reading Makeup Tutorial: Cranberry Eyes

Smackdown: Naked 2 vs. Pur Cosmetics

When the FabFitFun post appeared on our blog by the lovely Jo, I squealed a little. Not only because it had so many goodies, but the palette in the box reminded me of something that I had just purchased; the Naked 2 palette by Urban Decay. When she came over to photography her September favorites, … Continue reading Smackdown: Naked 2 vs. Pur Cosmetics

Fall Lip Loves

Follow my blog with Bloglovin Do you know why I love fall so much? It's because the leaves are changing, PSL is back in my life, being cozy is a necessity and the gorgeous deep reds and cranberry shades are back in our lives! My go-to makeup look for the fall revolves around a deep … Continue reading Fall Lip Loves

Back to school: makeup

Here is a very simple back to school eye makeup look that will take you five seconds to glam up. Β  1 & 2. Prime your eyes with your favorite primer. I'm using the Bare Minerals 5 in 1 primer in soft linen, which gives a blank canvas to my lids as it is very … Continue reading Back to school: makeup

Review: Novalash Eyelash Extensions

Ever since my sister was born, I always wished for long, dark eyelashes like hers. Unfortunately, unlike her, I ended up with sparse eyelashes that barely curled up. For years, I had been on the hunt for mascara that made them look perfect, and didn't smudge (hello, deep-set eyes :(). I found the perfect one, … Continue reading Review: Novalash Eyelash Extensions