As one might expect of a beauty addict, I have spent more than my fair share of time (and money) gleefully perusing the aisles of Sephora. This is exactly how I met Kenzie of Zenni Beauty a year or so ago, as she was working as a makeup artist at my favorite Sephora. After chatting… Continue reading Beauty on the Road: Interview with Zenni Beauty on Freelancing and Van Living
Last week my lovely friend Hannah did a fun piece for xoVain in which she created a couple of really fun and beautiful makeup looks based on ‘Parks and Recreation’ character Leslie Knope. Both looks were fantastic, but I was especially inspired by the vibrant colors she used in her first look. I play with… Continue reading MOTD: Orange Crush
I’m in the midst of moving right now so I’ve spent a lot of time looking at everything in my collection so I can give away what I don’t want/need. As I was organizing my lipsticks I realized I have quite a large amount of reds so I thought I’d narrow those down to a… Continue reading My Top 5 Favorite Red Lipsticks
There is something to be said about the glamour of a monochromatic makeup look and I am not alone in this sentiment as it seems to be a big trend currently. I’ve seen so many gorgeous monochromatic looks on Instagram, YouTube, and in print ads, and I’ve been particularly inspired to do this look by… Continue reading MOTD: Monochrome Madness
Color correcting products have been around for a really long time, but they’ve been having a big surge in popularity in the last year which begs the question, do they really work for under eye circles? Let me start by saying there are a number of factors that contribute to dark under eye-circles (including genetics) so… Continue reading Does Color Corrector Really Work For Under Eye Circles?
Summer used to be my favorite season of all time, but that was back when Summer Vacation was a thing that existed in my life and I could spend all my time submerged in the pool. Nowadays I’m obsessed with the cool, crisp mornings, and bonfire-ready evenings that are benchmarks of Autumn. Pretty much as… Continue reading MOTD: An Autumnal Look to Usher in Fall
Last week I talked about some of my ride or die beauty products and was asked what my must-have brushes were. I have a LOT of brushes, so I experiment with a few different types/brands, but there are 7 brushes that I use pretty much every day (fair warning, they are all due for a… Continue reading I Couldn’t Live Without These 7 Makeup Brushes