Blog: Makeup

Should I Go Chemical-Free with My Makeup?

We Went Green It seems to me like the big “Go Green” push began around 2011. It started with food and everyone wanting to buy organic, and has since pervaded every other area of life. At that time I was still purchasing cosmetics blindly, blissfully...

[YAY or NAY] Curology

This post really should have been titled “The Skincare Service That Changed My Life” but I tried to stick to my guns and not give everything away in the title. But truly, Curology has been life-changing (so, clearly, it is a big YAY for me!) Curology...

[REVIEW] CoverGirl TruNaked Palette

To be blunt, it’s not often that a drugstore eyeshadow palette knocks it out of the park. They’re usually dry, hard, chalky, and all the other bad words we describe a palette with. Fortunately, Covergirl has worked some serious magic and released a set of...

[Tutorial] Purple & Yellow Makeup

Any LSU fans out there? If so, this one is for you! It’s a bright purple & yellow fun makeup look that, while not entirely wearable, is pretty badass. Here is the video tutorial for this fun look. To shop the products I used to create this look, clean on the...

Five Beauty Products I ALWAYS Travel With

Between work, family, and vacations, I travel a LOT. Packing up and heading out on a plane to somewhere new is probably one of my favorite experiences (behind getting some bangin’ new makeup, of course.) You might think that after hundreds of flights I would...

My Favorite Affordable Makeup Steals

Drugstore makeup has come so far since my early teenage years. There is a lot of really great affordable makeup out there that really performs well, even against their higher-end components, so I wanted to share my recommendations with you! I wouldn’t say I have...

October 2015 Beauty Favorites

Monthly Favorites videos are some of my favorites to watch on YouTube because I feel like I’m getting a sneak peek into the routines of other beauty addicts like myself. For once I was not struggling to come up with makeup and skincare products that I’ve...

[TUTORIAL] Black Glittery Smokey Eye

Black eyeshadow is probably one of the most intimidating makeup products out there, but trust me when I say that it really doesn’t need to be! The real star of the show for this look is this glitter by Violet Voss called “Midnight Fireworks.” Click...