Practice Makes Perfect: Teach Yourself to Do Makeup Like a Pro

These days, it seems like everyone on social media is a makeup artist. From twelve-year-olds to fifty-year-olds, anyone with a decent camera and the drive to improve can become known for their makeup skills. The road to internet stardom is not easy and success only seems to be determined by followers and connections with the rich and powerful. So, maybe you just want to be able to do your makeup bomb AF without having to take a course and personal lessons from a professional MUA. If that is you, then welcome to my TED talk. You can expect to have…

Best Cruelty Free Makeup Products

Why is it important to buy cruelty free makeup? Well, it’s not tested on animals. Obviously. Not as obviously is the fact that we need to actually NOT support those brands who DO test on animals. When you support companies that are cruelty free, that shows those companies that their efforts are not overlooked. Writing reviews on their websites and sharing feedback are just as important as buying their products as a consumer.   Now, it is worth mentioning that many brands that do not test on animals still want to sell in mainland China, who has a mandatory law…

Simple Girl Makeup Hacks

Ok, so, you know the song “Most Girls” by Hailee Steinfeld? Well, if you don’t, you really should check it out here. The song talks about different types of girls and how we are all beautiful and powerful and fantastic no matter what we are like. Photo and graphic credit: Briggy It points out that you don’t have to love to go out clubbing, dress modestly, wear lots of makeup, be the same as your friends, or even like all the same things, to be an incredible, strong, gorgeous, smart, tough and compassionate woman. Today my mission is to bring…

The Best Eyebrow Products

When I started doing my brows in the middle of 2015, it was a long, tedious battle of finding the right brow products for me. If I had to choose which makeup products I can’t live without, eyebrow products would be one of my top choices. I cannot leave the house without my brows done. I think they tend to complete a look or make you look “ready” even if you don’t have too much makeup on. These are the best eyebrow products that I have found. Photo Credit: Briggy Graphic Credit: Anne Anastasia Beverly Hills Dipbrow Pomade I used…

5 Simple Tips For Life-Changing Skin

Skin is super important! You’ve heard it before; it’s the largest organ, but more importantly, your skin is the protector for the rest of your body! If your skin isn’t healthy, it makes it harder for the rest of your body to keep up. I’ve put together some simple ways to change your skin’s appearance, texture, and overall health. If we’re honest, skincare isn’t perfect. Some nights we fall asleep in makeup, we totally forget to wash our faces, or we have a whole day of eating junk food! Especially with more holidays coming up, eating clean is not always…

Top 8 Best Foundations For Oily Skin

I’ve found the best foundation for oily skin through a ton of trial and error. I started taking makeup seriously around the end of 2015 and that was when I first started learning about foundation. I originally bought a ton of foundation without considering my skin type and what my skin needs. I learned quickly that my skin gets oily and that the foundations I bought did not work well with oily skin. Over the past couple of years, I’ve learned and experimented with different foundations to see what would work best with my oily skin. I’m confident that I’ve…