Category: makeup

Favorite Lipsticks for Summer | 2018

Favorite Lipsticks for Summer | 2018

I’m pretty solid in my makeup ways, especially when it comes to complexion products. However, one makeup product that I like to switch up, especially with the seasons, is my lipsticks. I don’t even do it consciously or intentionally – it just naturally happens as I’m inundated with trends, vibes, and color palettes on social media. I have this nifty, little, heart-shaped acrylic organizer that I use for my most-used lipsticks of the season. Let’s take a peek at my favorite lipsticks for summer… You’ll notice that not all of these are lipsticks. I have lipsticks, glosses, liquid lipsticks, and […]


Drugstore Highlighters for Summer

Drugstore Highlighters for Summer

Let’s not even dance around with any fancy introductions, because, yes, I am that excited about these highlighters! I have three different highlighters and a highlight palette to share with you today. I’m honestly reaching for these more often than my Becca and Amrezy highlighters! So let’s dive right into these drugstore highlighters for summer! This post may contain affiliate links. Please see my disclosure. 1. ELF Baked Highlighters, $4 I’ve loved these baked highlighters from ELF for years now! I have all four shades available, but am currently loving Apricot Glow for summer. When I first saw it I thought […]


Minimal Makeup: How to Look Good Fast

Minimal Makeup: How to Look Good Fast

If you’re a mom, then you know just how busy life can be sometimes. Between school drop off/pick up, making meals, cleaning, cooking, and managing a household, we often times put our looks on the back burner. We rock the same mom bun and yoga pants without a trace of makeup for three straight days. While there’s nothing wrong with that, sometimes moms want a little more. If that’s you, then you’re gonna love these three minimal makeup tips! They’re easy and quick, but still leave you looking pretty great! I have my three tips listed below, but don’t worry – […]


Target Beauty Boxes Spring 2018 | Are They Worth It?

Target Beauty Boxes Spring 2018 | Are They Worth It?

I was so excited when I saw that Target was offering their Beauty Boxes in store! If you don’t know, a Beauty Box is a box filled with beauty products. Weird, right?! It costs $7 and was originally only available for online ordering. There are five different boxes to choose from, and I went with the Wake Up and Makeup box and the All the Masks box. I filmed another video for these boxes soooo… This post contains affiliate links. Please see my disclosure for full details. I’ve had these Target beauty boxes for a few days since recording this. […]


Blend Foundation Quickly: the tool that has changed my life!

Blend Foundation Quickly: the tool that has changed my life!

If you’re looking for a way to blend foundation quickly, then look no further! I have discovered the secret – and that secret is simply using a large sponge! I’d say that a sponge is one of the most popular ways to blend out foundation. Some of the most popular brands are Real Techniques, Beauty Blender, and EcoTools. While they vary in shape, they are generally the same size. But I recently picked up a Sonia Kashuk sponge from Target and noticed it was huge and that it greatly cut down on my time spent blending. This post may contain affiliate […]


April Beauty Product Empties

A couple of months ago I did a post about some beauty product empties. It was basically me going over my hoarded makeup trash and discussing whether or not I would repurchase those products. It did relatively well, and it’s about time I did another! So here’s how it goes: picture of trash followed by a mini review and if I would purchase the product again. Pretty simple. Got it? The first thing on my list for April beauty product empties iiiiissss… Mary Kay Translucent Powder At the risk of sounding dramatic, I’M OBSESSED WITH THIS POWDER. Translucent powder can […]


Beauty Products for Everyone: Products that are so good they work for everyone

Beauty Products for Everyone: Products that are so good they work for everyone

When you’ve played around with enough makeup – like I have – you discover that some products are just plain, ol’ good. They’re so good you feel comfortable recommending them to just about everyone, and that’s exactly what this post is about. Here’s a list of beauty products for everyone to enjoy! Other beauty related posts you may enjoy… Ardell Magnetic Lashes Review How I Do My Eyebrows 4 Tips for Wearing Bold Lipstick Beauty Products for Everyone 1. Stila Glitter & Glow Liquid Eye Shadow I’ve talked about the Stila glitters in several other posts for good reason! So finally […]


Ardell Magnetic Lashes | Review & How I Got Them To Work For Me

This post contains affiliate links. See my disclosure here. If you follow me on my makeup Instagram account, then you may have picked up on the fact that I despise full-band false lashes. I find them absolutely uncomfortable and hate wearing them. So, to still add some drama to my looks, I’ve been using Ardell or Kiss lash trios for the last year or so. Those are comfortable to wear and I love them, but they do take quite some time to apply. So I was thrilled when I saw these Ardell magnetic lashes! They looked so easy peasy, comfortable, […]


Eyebrow Tutorial | How I Do Mine & What Products I Use

I’d say that out of everything I do, I definitely get the most comments on my eyebrows. People seem to love them, so I thought I would share my eyebrow tutorial with you guys. This video is from a Facebook LIVE stream that I did about five months ago.  I know the lighting is super wonky, so please forgive me, but the info is solid and I do a pretty decent job of explaining myself as I go. Since I did record this several months ago, the products I use have changed. You can find a description of what I […]


4 Tips for Wearing Bold Lipstick

4 Tips for Wearing Bold Lipstick

I really love to experiment with wearing bold lipstick, and one comment I hear over and over is, “Oh my goodness, I love that on you! But I could never wear a color like that!”. So I’m excited to bring some tips to you for wearing bold lipstick. Wearing bold lipstick is fun! I love for my lipstick to either compliment or contrast my eye makeup, and I feel like it really just adds a little somethin’, somethin’ to my look. I know it can be super intimidating though, so here are my three tips for not only wearing bold […]