Maybelline Lip Studio Python Metallic Lip Kits [Swatches + Review]

Hello friends! My boyfriend recently treated me to a little Ulta shopping spree (he’s seriously the best), and I picked up a few things to review for you guys. One new-ish product that caught my eye was the Maybelline Lip Studio Python Metallic Lip Kits. Advertisements

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How I Do My Makeup When I’m Sick

For the last week and a half, I’ve been quite sick – a wheezy cough, pounding head, and runny nose have made me feel and look like utter garbage. I’m blaming this flip-floppy St. Louis weather. Warm and sunny one day, and then snowing the next. Yeah, SNOWING in April. I miss Florida.

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Etsy Find: Nightshade Cosmetics LipCrete [Review + Swatches]

I’ve always wanted to buy more makeup from Etsy to support small business owners, but it can sometimes be tricky. I’ve had issues in the past with orders taking forever to arrive, or the makeup just being private-label products. It’s disheartening to pay more on makeup than you would normally spend, just to find out […]

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FOUND: An Affordable Natural Beauty Brand

Hello friends! I used to shop for makeup exclusively at Walmart, Target, and CVS, and it makes my heart happy to see beauty lovers openly embracing drugstore makeup. It also helps that drugstore brands have REALLY stepped up their game. Packaging, quality, ingredients; it keeps getting better and better. Luxury makeup is wonderful, but if […]

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Methode Brigitte Kettner Clarifying Brush & Aqua Pure Line Review

Hello friends! I have a confession: I suck at washing my face. I’m impatient,  so I tend to zoom right through it. And if I go over my face with a makeup wipe afterwards, there are still traces of foundation and mascara on it! So, when a representative from Methode Brigitte Kettner reached out to […]

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Day to Night Eyeshadow feat. Florentine Sunset Palette

In today’s eyeshadow tutorial, I will show you how to change from a day look to a night look. I used to believe there was no such thing as “day time” or “night time makeup”.  If I wanted to wear a smokey eye or blue lipstick during the day, I did it! However, with my […]

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Glossybox Giveaway ($60+ Value!)

Hello friends! As some of you know, I review subscription boxes over on www.findsubscriptionboxes.com.  It’s a pretty great gig; I get to try out loads of products and increase my writing experience. Well, today I got a surprise in the mail: a duplicate of February’s Glossybox!

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Wet n Wild Photofocus Foundation Review

Hello friends! Most of my foundations are a bit too dark for me right now, so I’ve been looking for a new product to add to my arsenal. I decided to go for a drugstore foundation to save some money. Well, Wet n Wild Photofocus Foundation was on sale for only $4.99 at Walmart (it’s […]

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My Favorite Face Oils for Combination Skin

Hello friends! It’s great to be back on my blog. In the last month and a half, I’ve moved twice and gone out of the country – so I’ve been a busy bee. Everything is settling down, and I finally have time to write! My skin has gone through a lot of changes over the […]

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6 Simple Steps for Perfectly Lined Lips

Disclaimer: I originally wrote this post for blog.evestemptation.com.  Lip liner can sometimes be tricky to figure out. I only started wearing makeup when I graduated from high school, so it was just a couple years ago that I found myself using a lip liner for the first time. As I stared at the tiny pencil, so many questions […]

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