2 Lipsticks I Can’t Stop Wearing

2 Lipsticks I Can’t Stop Wearing

A month or so ago, I decided to freshen up my look with some new lipstick colors.  For me, the easiest and fastest way to switch up my everyday makeup routine is to incorporate a a new lipstick or two into the mix. I have to admit though that I'm not usually one to wear [...]

Makeup Talk: Drugstore vs. Designer

Makeup Talk: Drugstore vs. Designer

Makeup is makeup, no matter the price tag.  If the application is flawless, does it really matter how much it costs? Something to think about: A company like L’Oreal, who is is the world’s largest cosmetics and beauty organization, will put out similar products in different packaging for you to consume depending on your budget. [...]

Natural, Full Eyebrows

Natural, Full Eyebrows

Eyebrows are the frame of our face!  Trust me, you just need them!  They're the finishing touch to everyone's face. See what I mean?  Like any beauty trend, eyebrows have gone through a number of phases.  First they were bushy, then everyone went through a hairless phase (put the tweezers down please!), and most recently, [...]

July Beauty Favorites

July Beauty Favorites

Follow my blog with Bloglovin  July is here and that means it's time to share my picks for this month's beauty favorites! Click the items listed below to Shop my Favorites! Living Proof Full Dry Volume Blast My hair is naturally fine and straight and shall I say.... limp.  It always needs a little pick-me-up [...]

JUNE Beauty Favorites

JUNE Beauty Favorites

I've decided to start sharing a monthly list of my favorite beauty products. Each month I will showcase 5 or 6 of my favorite masks, lipsticks, moisturizers, nail polishes, hair products, and/or fragrances.   This month I accidentally chose to share all face products but I will try to share a variety in the months ahead. [...]

Summer Date Night Look

Summer Date Night Look

Summer date nights are the best! Am I right!?! I LOVE patio dining and there is no better way to take advantage of the gorgeous weather than dining outdoors. My typical date night attire is generally nothing too fancy.  In all honesty, I usually just wear the same top I'd had on all day (if it doesn't [...]

My Favorite Drugstore Makeup Products

My Favorite Drugstore Makeup Products

It's so easy to be swayed by the popular, alluring displays and flashy designer-brand makeup advertising.  Who doesn't want a flawless appearance like the famous faces representing high-end designer products?  Believe me when I say, you can achieve a similar (nearly exact) look using drugstore products at a fraction of the cost.   All of the products [...]

“No Makeup” Makeup Look

“No Makeup” Makeup Look

There are days when you want your makeup to look effortless and natural.  The "no makeup" makeup look is great for when you don't want to put on much makeup, yet look like a natural beauty.  This look actually enhances your natural beauty, rather than hiding it under layers of makeup. As much as I [...]

12 tips to make your eyes look bigger and better

12 tips to make your eyes look bigger and better

How to: Apply concealer around and under your eyes to conceal dark circles.  Dark circles will give you sunken-eye look and will make your eyes appear smaller.   Keep your eyebrows groomed, lightly filled in, and tammed.  Eyebrows that are too bold, overgrown, and shapeless are a no, no!     Aim to keep your [...]

Summer Glow

Summer Glow

The only time I've ever been told I was "glowing" was when I was pregnant!  Though, I'm not expecting now, I always aspire to have that same glowing appearance I had when I was.  I mean, who doesn't want to have a pretty, glowing face?  Unfortunately, I wasn't blessed my dad's tall, dark, and handsome [...]

Everyday makeup

Everyday makeup

Doesn’t matter if I’m going to work or just a quick trip to the store, I always have to have some makeup on at all times.  It could be as simple as a swipe of mascara or a lightly tinted lip gloss, doesn’t matter, just gotta have something! In general, I usually keep my makeup [...]

One Woman Glam Squad- Evening Makeup

One Woman Glam Squad- Evening Makeup

Evening (more dramatic) Makeup In the midst of rushing to get ready and out the door on time each day, I often day-dream of having a professional make-up artist and hair stylist pamper me each morning.... wouldn't it be soooo nice to just sit there and let them beautify me while I sip my coffee [...]

A peek inside my make-up bag

A peek inside my make-up bag

Learning how to apply make-up the correct way has been my new hobby lately.  I normally don't wear a ton of makeup and try to stick with the K.I.S.S. (keep it simple stupid) method.  A little concealer, powder, dust of blush and eye shadow, lip gloss or chapstick, and mascara for my everyday routine do [...]