Beauty

I’m no makeup artist, but damn it, I’ll try. Red lipstick forever!

My go-to outfit, as of late, consists of a chambray button down, blacks skinny jeans and black leather slouchy boots with either a messy bun or my hair down and wavy. While I think this look is simple and classic, it can also be sort of… Boring. Yawn. Blah-zay. Dullsville. To liven things up I’ve been throwing in colorful accessories like enamel … Keep reading…

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Have I mentioned how much I love my monthly Birchbox? Lance even mentioned, as I giddily opened my January shipment, “This is worth whatever it costs for how happy it makes you.” Now if that isn’t a real note of approval, I don’t know what is. Lashem Measurable Diference Lash Gel Serum:┬áTo be honest, after hearing about weird results of lash serums … Keep reading…

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As you may have noticed in my Birchbox posts, I’m not really a perfume person. As much as I love the idea of starting each day with a fabulous spritz of Chanel No. 5, I prefer my time to be spent free of headaches, migraines and general discomfort. After a lifetime of hating perfume, I’ve finally found a few scents that even … Keep reading…

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Note the adorable, festive wrapping complete with a thick pink ribbon (purse charm, perhaps? Hair bow?) and indie-esque gift tag. Also, with the wrapping of the perfume (the silver tube) I sort of thought it was candy. Thank goodness I wasn’t that tired when I opened the box! Number 4 Lumiere d’hiver Clarifying Shampoo: I’ve been curious about these clarifying, lather-less shampoos … Keep reading…

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Thanksgiving, both the holiday and the break, were wonderful. I spent time with family and might-as-well-be-family friends. Weirdly enough, one of the highlights was hanging out with my mom in the middle of the night. Why? Black Friday, baby! Before I say too much about my Black Friday adventure, let me preface by saying both myself and my mother have worked retail … Keep reading…

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