Category: makeup

Makeup for Face Masks: 5 tips to still wear makeup

Makeup for Face Masks: 5 tips to still wear makeup

With more and more states making masks in public mandatory, lots of people are left wondering how to do their makeup for face masks. I mean, that mask is going to be covering half of your face. In this post you can learn how to keep the exposed half looking beautiful! This isn’t about whether or not we should be wearing masks. This is for people who want to stay look fabulous while wearing a mask. Makeup while wearing a mask As always, if you don’t want to wear makeup while wearing a mask then that is 100% your choice. […]

Morning Routine During Quarantine: why I still put on makeup

Morning Routine During Quarantine: why I still put on makeup

We’re all trying to find a new normal in the midst of this pandemic. New routines and schedules. Some of us are learning how to work from home. Some of us no longer have jobs. Some of us are learning to be teachers. But amidst all this change I’ve still continued to put makeup on during my morning routine. And you should too. Finding comfort in your morning routine. During such uncertain times, familiar things can bring us a great deal of comfort. That’s why, even if you aren’t heading off to work anymore or are just heading to your […]

Spring Makeup Look: how to update your makeup for a new season

Spring Makeup Look: how to update your makeup for a new season

Spring is about to be sprung! And that means it’s time to pack up our winter makeup and explore all the spring trends. I’m talking about cream blush, fresh and dewy skin, fluffy brows, and fun eyeshadow! I love myself a good spring makeup look! I’ll also be giving some tips on how you can update your makeup wardrobe for spring without breaking the bank. I’m all about beauty budget 101 these days! Spring makeup look vs. winter makeup look If you’re thinking, “Update my makeup wardrobe? What the heck?!” This doesn’t mean you have to! Like I always say, […]

Makeup Brush Guide: everything you need to know to make better purchases

Makeup Brush Guide: everything you need to know to make better purchases

Grab a snack, ladies and gents, and get ready to learn allllll about makeup tools in this ultimate makeup brush guide! Is it just me or is there like 150,000,000 different makeup brush options these days?? Almost every brand, both affordable and high-end, offers a line of brushes. It can be overwhelming, to say the least. Most brushes come with a description to at least tell you what the brush is intended for, but will it help you achieve the look you want? And so many brushes look similar – they seem to be just a hair different (pun intended). […]

Foundation Match: more than just the correct color, part 4

Foundation Match: more than just the correct color, part 4

In this last installment of our foundation series, I wanna talk about customizing your foundation for the ultimate experience. So far we’ve discussed undertones, skin type, and coverage. By now you’re pretty much a foundation pro! But this next tip on customizing your foundation is really going to take your makeup game to the next level. Customizing your foundation This is for women who have found a great foundation but maybe want to tweak just one aspect of it. This post is also great for you if you’re having a problem with your foundation but aren’t quiet sure how to […]

Easy Eyeshadow Look for Moms

Easy Eyeshadow Look for Moms

I recently got a request for an easy eyeshadow look for moms from the drugstore. Realistically, of course, anyone can use this technique. It’s great for anyone who doesn’t have a lot of time but still wants to look put together. For me, investing a little time in the way I look is vital for feeling good about myself. So a quick drugstore eyeshadow look is key! Related: 3 ways to add color to your eyeshadow looks Drugstore eyeshadow palette recommendations Ya know how sometimes things are too good to be true? Well that is not the case with Wet […]

5 Makeup Hacks: Get the Most Out of Your Makeup Collection

5 Makeup Hacks: Get the Most Out of Your Makeup Collection

Welcome back to another installment in our Beauty Budget series – where I teach you all about curating your collection, saving money, and enjoying the makeup you already have! So far we’ve discussed determining your relationship with makeup and curating your eyeshadow collection. If you haven’t already, be sure to also check those posts out! But in today’s post we’re going to learn all about some makeup hacks – how to use current makeup products creatively in order to expand your collection even further without spending more money. As always, credit is given where credit is due… This series is […]

Best Foundation Coverage: Learning about Sheer, Medium, & Full + application techniques

Best Foundation Coverage: Learning about Sheer, Medium, & Full + application techniques

Aaaaand we’re back with the next installment in our foundation series! Today is going to be all about getting the best foundation coverage. We’re going to talk about it all: sheer, medium, full, buildable, and how that all translates on your skin. If you haven’t already, be sure to check out my other posts on finding your perfect foundation. So far we’ve discussed undertones and the finish of foundations! Best Foundation Coverage The thing people most commonly know about foundation is that it varies in coverage. You can either get sheer, medium, or full coverage from a foundation. But what […]

Makeup Gift Ideas 2019

Makeup Gift Ideas 2019

Now that I’ve gotten a couple posts for gift ideas for kids out of the way, let’s get into the fun stuff! Let’s take a peek at some fun makeup gift ideas for Christmas. Brands really like to take advantage of this holiday season and flood the market with gift sets and other holiday-themed products. But what’s actually worth it? What’s actually good? Are there products you shouldn’t be buying? Find out in this makeup gift ideas guide for Christmas! Did you already check out my gift guides for infants and toddlers?! What NOT to buy So let’s take a […]

How Your Skin Type Plays a Role in Your Foundation

How Your Skin Type Plays a Role in Your Foundation

Did you know that your skin type is a huge factor in determining what foundation you should be wearing? Certain foundations are geared towards certain skin types. Unique formulations help to combat any problems you have due to your skin type as well. In this installment in our foundation series, we’re going to be discussing how skin type plays a role when it comes to selecting your perfect foundation. We’ll learn about what buzz words you should look for to help you find the best foundation for your skin type. And if you don’t know your skin type, don’t worry […]