My Top 5 Favorite Beauty Brands

I first started wearing makeup at a pretty young age. I was 10 years old when I started using it. I have worn eyeliner consistently ever since, but towards the end of 2016, I started to take makeup seriously enough to learn about the different products out there. For the past couple of years, I’ve been open to trying new brands and now I have five brands that I consistently shop from and adore. Fenty Beauty Fenty Beauty just launched not too long ago but I’ve been obsessed with the products since they came out. Rihanna did a wonderful job…

Top 5 Matte Liquid Lipsticks That You Just Have to Try

As someone who’s a makeup fanatic, I’ve tried a ton of liquid lipsticks over the past few years. I’ve discovered so many brands and even repurchased the same liquid lipsticks because I love the formula and the brand that much! I personally love liquid lipsticks that give me a matte finish so for those of you who are still struggling to find the perfect liquid lipsticks, these are the top 5 matte liquid lipsticks that you just have to try. Colourpop Ultra Matte Liquid Lipsticks At only $6 for one of their matte liquid lipsticks, Colourpop is one of the…

Not a Morning Person? Easy Hair & Makeup Routine to Get You Going For The Day

On the days that I don’t have work or any other responsibilities I can easily wake up, however on the days that I do, it’s a constant battle with my morning alarms. I think it’s a safe bet that I am definitely not a morning person. I have 20 alarms set in a two-hour period because I do not wake up. At all. Normally, once I finally get up, I have a good thirty minutes until I walk out the door. Thirty minutes to get dressed, do my hair and my makeup. For someone who can take up to two…

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…

5 Exclusive Products from Ulta and Sephora That You Have to Try

Makeup is a guilty pleasure of mine. Maybe you’re a makeup lover just like me or maybe you have never worn it a day in your life. Either way, you have come to the right place to learn more about specific brands and products! When comparing the two stores, Ulta and Sephora, and which store I want to visit that day I look at what products each store has that the other doesn’t. Then I compare it to my list and off I go! Now, just for you,  I have compiled 5 exclusive products at Ulta or Sephora that are…

Top 3 Highlighters of the Season

Hey, Y'all! I’m so excited to be a guest writer here for QN! My name is Kait Arie, and I am a writer for the Post Millennial Perspective blog. One thing I adore writing about is makeup- so I’ve begun to write makeup reviews!   I’m not just some random person who thinks they know everything about makeup though. I am actually pursuing a Cosmetology degree this spring to solidify my career as a makeup artist. I've already had quite a few very happy clients. So, without further ado, let’s get into this review!   This review assessing the quality…

My Holiday Look: From Head to Toe

Choosing the perfect holiday look is all about balance. You want to look festive and classy at the same time, which isn’t the most natural duo to achieve considering Christmas colors are usually acknowledged to include: blue, green, red, gold, and silver.   I’ve had my fair share of show-stopping holiday looks and I’ve also had my fair share of holiday look disasters. Usually, the disasters resulted from over-doing the festive part of the holiday. Instead of looking festive, I ended up looking like Santa Claus, himself, threw up all over me! Yuck!   This year will be different, though!…

Gift Guide For Young Women

It’s that time of year where you’re scratching your head, trying to find the right gift for the young women in your life whether it’s your sister, niece, girlfriend, etc. Well, you are in luck! The Quiet Nonsense team has come together to bring this gift guide to you!   Gift Ideas for Beauty Enthusiasts   Bath salts She’ll love to lay back in a nice hot bath with some Epsom bath salts and relax. If they love bath essentials you should check out our latest blog post   Bath bombs Buy her a bath bomb and she will fill…

The Most “Fitting” Thanksgiving Look

Hey guys! I don’t know about you, but I change about a hundred times before deciding on my official Thanksgiving outfit of the year. I know it’s stupid because no one remembers stuff like that, but it really stresses me out!   Trying to find the happy medium between being warm, stylish, festive, and comfortable has had me spinning every single year, but this year I think I’m going to try a new tactic- pants that stretch, a Fall-colored top, a cute cardigan for extra warmth, and boots or flats for the shoes.   If you’re like me and find…