I knew before coming to Timor that this was a country without recycling programs or even national waste management programs. That said, I wanted to bring with me as little packaged health and beauty products as possible. These are the best things I brought with me! Shampoo Bars If you are already friends with me, … More 5 Must-Have Beauty Products in the Peace Corps
Hello! I’ve been thinking a lot lately about beauty standards, and almost just in time, a favourite actorvist Jameela Jamil called out another beauty company for shaming women about their bodies. So, I thought: yes, this is a sign from the Universe! I started going to gym recently (I know, right, me? writer of this … More It’s Me – I’m the 10
Happy Tuesday Everyone! I have been talking a lot lately with a good friend of mine named Aly about doing a post like this about zero waste beauty. She has an awesome blog where she documents her life as she transitions into a zero waste lifestyle. She has a post similar to this coming out … More Zero Waste Beauty Products
Hi everyone! It’s me, Sophie, and I am BACK! First off, time for some quick life updates: I graduated!!! I am now living in Boston and working full-time I spent 2 months travelling in Vietnam, Thailand, Malaysia, New Zealand, and Australia Ok, now that we’ve gotten this out of the way let’s move onto what … More Cry-Proof Eyeliner?
I recently came to the decision to embrace what my naturally-athletic body wants to be: a buff, badass bitch. Why did it take this long, you may ask? Well, as most girls, I’ve been conditioned to make myself as small as possible. Being tall and athletic was this “curse” on me for all of my … More Small fo’ What?
Dear Beauty Lover, As you may know, the Sephora VIB sale is coming up soon. The Sephora VIB sale is a twice yearly sale on Sephora items that seldom go on sale. In other words, it’s an excuse to spend money at Sephora. In the fall the sale is usually for 20% for VIB & … More Sephora VIB Sale Recommendations
Today I bring you a fresh and glowy makeup look, but with a twist. This look uses just ONE tool– the Beauty Blender (BB). This delightful pink egg is an amazing makeup tool that I recommend to everyone. The BB is just a makeup sponge, not all are created equal but there are cheaper ones … More Fresh & Glowy Makeup
You may have recently heard that Wet N Wild reformulated their eye shadow formula. More importantly, however, is the fact that they brought out a Anastasia Beverly Hills Modern Renaissance (MR) dupe. The MR palette came onto the scene almost 2 years ago and took the makeup world by storm. The colors are all warm … More Wet N Wild Haul
Today was my last day of classes this semester. So, naturally, that meant it was completely appropriate to whip out a Christmas sweater and a holiday makeup look! I wanted to share because this is a relatively easy look but still has a fun pop of glitter and the classic red lips (holiday sweater optional, … More Easy Holiday Look
If you follow beauty “news” then you’d know that Colourpop recently came to Sephora. However, I’m guessing most people don’t follow beauty news, so that’s what I’m here for! Colourpop, up until a few days ago, was an affordable, online-only brand. They produce their products in the US and are able to turn around new … More Colourpop Pressed Shadows