Shaking Things Up

A few weeks ago my mom borrowed one of my mascaras and was absolutely wowed by how good it looked. To be honest, it was a mascara sample I didn’t even like so I can’t even remember what it was called. My mom has been wearing the same mascara for probably the past two decades […]

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Call to Action

This week I decided to do something a little different. In one of my classes we had to give a public narrative and I’ve decided to share mine. A “public narrative is a leadership art through which we translate values into action: engaging heart, head, and hands.” Anyways. I hope you enjoy mine. About a […]

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Today let’s talk about something extra fun: GLITTER Back in August I made a somewhat impulse purchase of the Stila Glitter & Glow Liquid Eyeshadow which is basically just a glitter you can apply without also applying glitter glue. I got the one in Diamond Dust because its a silver color with multi-color reflects so I […]


Marta’s Wedding Makeup

Welcome to the second and final part of Marta’s wedding series! Happy Thursday everyone! Today I have an extra special post because it is about the beautiful Marta’s wedding day makeup. I had the honor of doing her makeup on the special day. I’m going to talk about the techniques I used, the makeup I […]

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Hey everyone! Our wonderful Marta is on her way to Timor Leste at the moment but this week we decided to have a small wedding series about Marta’s wedding. Below is a post written by Marta about planning her awesome wedding. Check back on Thursday for a post about her wedding makeup which will be […]


Easy Peasy Colorful Look

Hi everyone! Today’s post is brought to you by summer and Mariah Leonard. There’s something so satisfying about bright looks in summer. So last week, when I saw a colorful makeup look on Instagram by Mariah Leonard (see here) I was instantly super inspired. Therefore, in an effort to avoid studying this past Sunday, I […]

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Best (Budget) Blush

Hi everyone! Today I am writing about something particularly exciting: my favorite blushes. I discovered these earlier in 2017 and quickly realized that no one else was talking about them. I am still dumbfounded by this because not only are they amazing, they’re also cheap! So, what blush is it? H&M Beauty Blushes. H&M?? OK but aren’t […]

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Brush Hygeine

Let’s talk brush hygiene. If you’re like many people you’re probably wondering, “what hygiene???” But, when you think about it, it makes perfect sense, you put your makeup brushes into makeup and onto your face everyday so they should be clean. Additionally, the product build up (in my opinion) makes the brush perform at sub-peak levels. […]

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Eye Makeup Brushes

Hi everyone! It’s been a hot minute since I wrote a blog post, as I pre-wrote my posts for the month of May while I was in Europe. I had a fabulous time and can’t wait to write about some of my experiences in later blog posts. But today I want to talk about makeup […]

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