Monthly Archives: April 2020

Sephora Sale Haul And First Impressions

For the record—I set a budget. I did end up slightly exceeding that budget but I felt like that was inevitable. I get serious FOMO when I see other people raving about a particular product, especially during a sale. I’m happy to share with you my Sephora sale haul and first impressions.

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Current Drugstore Favorites

Who doesn’t love a good budget beauty buy?  So often drugstore products are carelessly overlooked by beauty aficionados.   In reality, most of these products are produced by enormous corporations with acclaimed scientists and researchers in product development – this often leads to seriously noticeable results. 1.  L’Oreal Paris Elvive 8 Second Wonder Water ($9): To be honest, when this product first came on the radar it was a bit hard to understand.

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Doing The Most: 10 Beauty Treatments To Try At Home

Since everyone has a lot more free time in the comfort of their homes these days, it’s the perfect time to try out some more intensive beauty treatments that were previously tossed aside.   While certainly a bit extra and perhaps even slightly over the top, all ten of these suggestions deliver in a major way.   You may even find yourself liking the results so much that they stay a part of your routine post-quarantine. 1.

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Glossier Makeup Essentials | Makeup For Beginners

Are you new to makeup? Looking for an easy everyday makeup routine? Interested in Glossier but not sure where to start? You’ve come to the right place. To preface, I’ve tried every single Glossier makeup product. I’ve always lived a “less is more” beauty mantra and Glossier’s mission closely aligns with my routine. While putting together this curated list of Glossier makeup for beginners, I selected Glossier products that are perfect for beginners or anyone that wants easy-to-apply makeup essentials that enhances their natural beauty.

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Now & Then: My Struggle With Anxiety

This first half of this post has been in my drafts folder for a long time now. When I made the decision to be more open about my struggle with anxiety on the blog it was mainly because of what I experienced after my car crash last year. I never thought I would be coupling it with the global pandemic we’re facing right now but more on that later in this post. I’ll link to the blog post here that shares more details about that in case you’re new to my blog or need a refresher.

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Small Beauty Businesses To Support

To shop or not shop during this isolation period is certainly a hot topic.   While there are compelling arguments for both sides of this debate, we’re in favor of supporting businesses we love (from home!!!) if you’re in a place financially to do so.   Beauty is a tough business, especially for small and upcoming brands. Below are a list of ten of the best in the biz if you’re looking to add some new products into your rotation.

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