It wasn't because I didn't want to. It's because this website made it virtually impossible for me to order from it. I almost didn't write this post because I figured it was just me and my own stupidity or something but then I noticed a lot of other people talking about problems with the launch… Continue reading Why I Didn’t Purchase From the Savage X Fenty Lingerie Line
It is a well known commandment in makeup that you never apply cream over powder- once your face has been baked and/or set, you are done with cream products or anything wet. But then we kind of broke that rule when we sprayed our brushes to apply highlighting powder on the cheeks and when we… Continue reading Does This Makeup Hack For Oily Skin Really Work?
So recently I bought a bunch of $1 makeup from a website called Shop Miss A with the intentions of doing a full face of $1 makeup and writing about it, but ultimately I got lazy and that didn't happen. HOWEVER, whilst sifting through my collection of cheap makeup that I purchased I came across… Continue reading $1 Contour Palette vs. $40 Anastasia Contour Kit
So the wait is finally over and we have reached the moment we have all been waiting for. Rihanna has dropped her new product she calls “body lava”- basically a highlighter but for your entire body. I am going to start off by saying I absolutely love this, personally. But there are some things about… Continue reading Fenty Beauty Body Lava Review!
As an oily skinned Italian girl, blotting sheets are among my must-haves. These little slips of paper soak up the oil on your face with just a few dabs, letting those of us with shiny faces keep our makeup look matte throughout the day and get rid of the annoying grease settled on our skin.… Continue reading 2 Ways To Make DIY Blotting Sheets
Color correcting is a strategy in makeup that is often overlooked and unused. A lot of people may not know it even exists and get completely confused when they see something that claims to be a concealer palette, but consists of purple, green and orange creams. The first color correcting palette I ever saw was… Continue reading A Guide To Color Correcting
I've been hearing a lot of buzz lately about the benefits of nutmeg for your skin- from fighting acne to fading discoloration. I knew from Huda Kattan of Huda Beauty that mixing it with honey makes an easy DIY mask, but my broke ass doesn't have any honey lying around my apartment, and my lazy… Continue reading DIY Nutmeg Face Mask
I feel like the lips are a very neglected area of the face when it comes to a full face of makeup, especially since they're usually the last thing you get to. At that point, you're just ready to finish your makeup and go, so it's easy to just slide on some lipstick and throw… Continue reading 5 Steps For Matte Lipstick That Lasts All Day
My lips have always been one of the most problematic areas of my face. In elementary school, I remember constantly biting and peeling off layers of skin from my lips by the end of the day. Lipstick would sink into the cracks and flake off. I developed a terrible habit of picking and scratching away… Continue reading Caring For Dry Lips- A Guide Written By A Girl Who Has Survived Many A New England Winter
Honestly I hate cleaning makeup brushes with a burning passion. It's just a really long and tedious process and my hands are all shriveled afterward. BUT, I cannot stress enough how important it is to regularly clean your makeup brushes. Brushes are a perfect place for bacteria to manifest, especially if you are using them… Continue reading How I Clean My Makeup Brushes (And Then Some Other Methods)