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10 Minute Makeup Routine

10 Minute Makeup Routine

Putting my face together in ten minutes seems so treacherous. I can sometimes take upwards of an hour (yes…60 entire minutes), and that’s because I enjoy putting on makeup. I feel relaxed and genuinely have fun during this part of the getting-ready-for-the-public process. But many […]

My Fresh Take On…The Jaclyn Hill Palette

My Fresh Take On…The Jaclyn Hill Palette

In honor of the Jaclyn Hill x Morphe Vault Collection launching today, I wanted to share my fresh take on the Jaclyn Hill Palette! I’ve had it since last Christmas and quickly became one of my go-to palettes. If you’re a beginner in makeup or you’re […]

Mermaid-Inspired Tutorial

Mermaid-Inspired Tutorial

One of the reasons I initially signed up for Boxycharm was that the Alamar Cosmetics Reina del Caribe palette was part of the June box. I found it to be super inspiring and personified summer and its trends beautifully. This look was inspired by a […]

Effortless Redefined

Effortless Redefined

Effortless, as defined by the fashion and beauty industry, really only fits one mold: the style and beauty habits of women who already naturally fit society’s narrow construct of beauty. We put them on a pedestal aspiring to be like them while never feeling quite adequate […]

Skincare Isn’t Just Skin-Deep

Skincare Isn’t Just Skin-Deep

A surface issue that runs deep for many, skincare is a tricky biotch. She is packaged pretty and before you know it, she’s convincing you into dropping half of your bank account on her. And naturally you oblige. I have often times been the victim […]