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How To, Makeup, Skincare

Tinted Moisturizers ~ What? Why? How?

There are a lot of questions about tinted moisturizers. What are they? How are they different from foundations? What's the difference between them, BB, CC, and DD Creams? Don't worry you'll get all this and more answered in this single post. First things first, what are tinted moisturizers? The way I explain it is they… Continue reading Tinted Moisturizers ~ What? Why? How?

Misconceptions Monday, Skincare

Misconceptions Monday: Oils in Skincare

If you don't know Misconceptions Monday is a series where I inform you of misconceptions people often have about skincare and makeup. There are a lot of falsehoods in the cosmetic industry and I just want to inform you of the truth. These will be super short too, that way you can get lots of… Continue reading Misconceptions Monday: Oils in Skincare

Review, Skincare

First Aid Beauty and Pixi Glow Tonic Review

So about two months ago I bought the Pixi Glow Tonic, First Aid Beauty Ultra Repairing Moisturizer, and First Aid Beauty Ultra Repair Pure Mineral Sunscreen Moisturizer. I like all of these products but two of them have transformed my skin. Let me just say, I don't usually spend money on my skincare. I'm cheap… Continue reading First Aid Beauty and Pixi Glow Tonic Review


Ulta Haul and First Impressions ~ Drugstore and Cruelty Free

Last Saturday I had the opportunity to go with my friends to Ulta. I love Ulta but it's so far away that going there is a really big deal for me. Thankfully my friends asked me if I could go to Ulta with them so I could help them pick out makeup. Of course I said yes!… Continue reading Ulta Haul and First Impressions ~ Drugstore and Cruelty Free

How To

Speed Up Your Morning Routine

What everyone wants is to be able to sleep in a little longer. Getting up in the morning is very difficult for a lot of people. Personally I love to have thirty extra minutes to just drink some tea and wake up. So here are some things to make your morning just a bit easier.… Continue reading Speed Up Your Morning Routine

How To, Makeup Tutorial

Beginner’s Back to School Makeup Tutorial ~ Cruelty Free and Drugstore

Since school for some people will be coming up soon, or you might already be in school, I thought I would make a super quick and simple makeup tutorial for those of you going back to school. I tried to make this tutorial useful for everyone. This makeup is optimal for fast and easy use,… Continue reading Beginner’s Back to School Makeup Tutorial ~ Cruelty Free and Drugstore

How To

Makeup Brushes for Beginners

When you're beginning with makeup you tend to either use the brush/sponge-tip applicator you received with your makeup. But for better results, there are a few staple brushes I would get in your kit. What you go out and buy also depends on what makeup you're using so I will divide this into categories based… Continue reading Makeup Brushes for Beginners