Hello everyone! I have been HURTING lately. I've come down with a flu or something because I've been hacking up a lung and I'm SO exhausted all the time. Makeup usually takes a back burner when I'm feeling this way, but I've since learned a thing or two about low maintenance makeup that is perfect for sick … Continue reading Sick Day Makeup Guide
'Cult Beauty Products' are always used as buzzwords by makeup journalists to get your attention. It basically just means the products that you've been seeing a lot of in videos, on celebrities, on Instagram and in blog posts. Usually, the fact that so many people use it is a testament to it's worth, but the hype could … Continue reading 5 Cult Beauty Products Worth the Hype
As you may very well know from reading around here, I have chronic undereye circles thanks to my wonderful Mediterranean heritage! While I have lots of love for my Mediterranean roots, I have less love for their gift of undereye circles. Learning how to not look like I'm constantly sleep deprived was a struggle - … Continue reading Best Concealers for Under-Eye Circles
Now that I (FINALLY) have a local Sephora to shop at, I'm thinking more about showcasing brands that are A. super hyped, B. easily accessed (ahem Sephora), and C. still cruelty free. One of my biggest cruelty free turn offs is the wealth of CF beauty bloggers who only ever showcase verrrrry hippy/unknown brands. I … Continue reading Best Cruelty Free Makeup Brands at Sephora
RMS Beauty is another brand that was featured in Emma Watson's Into the Gloss interview. Emma and other major celebrities have referenced this product as their go-to for an un-done, natural makeup look - which is my go-to, so naturally (ha), despite the price point, I had to try it. My biggest problem with the un-done makeup look? I'm usually actually wearing a ton of makeup and it usually ends up taking 10x longer. I had yet to find a product that was actually as advertised - minimalist but still effective - enter RMS Beauty. I really think this product might be a game changer.