Rose gold is such a universally flattering color — it yields both warm & cool properties, making it wearable on so many complexions. What better way to wear the color than as a metallic shadow adorning your lids? This glam makeup look is perfect for all of the special events you have coming up. Continue reading “Rose-Gold Glam”
Khaki and olive green tones are so flattering on a spread of complexions. If you’re like me and love a good neutral look, the green-based neutral color can really add a twist to an otherwise boring color palette. Summer is usually the time when most break out the bright colors, but I was in the mood to try something a little different. The desert’s rich, deep colors and gritty texture inspired me to pair a khaki smokey eye with muted plum lips and matte skin. Continue reading “Desert-Inspired Khaki Green Makeup Look”
A couple of days ago, I posted a poll on my Instagram Story asking whether people would be more interested in seeing my collection of blushes or highlighters. Well, 75% of you said you’d rather see my collection of highlighters. Depending on how well this post fares with you lovely folks, I’d love to continue this series and share other parts of my collection. Keep an eye out for more posts like this in the future, but without further ado, let’s see all the highlighters I have! Continue reading “My Makeup Collection – Highlighters”
I have a solid group of friends from college that I consider my best friends. If you have a friend group like this, you’ll know what I mean when I say that no one else stacks up to this collection of people. Rarely do I go out of my way to reunite with friends, but I’m so anxious (in the best way) about our upcoming trip to Atlanta. We’re quite spread out across the country so it’s a big deal to be able to meet in one place. Thinking about this trip to Atlanta made me think of that Outkast album ATLien and I decided to create a galaxy inspired makeup look. That, and there’s a song by one of my favorite bands that repeatedly asks, “What’s another night on Mars? With friends like ours anywhere is home” (Another Night On Mars, The Maine). This group of people is one that can make anywhere feel like home, even the barren and faraway surface of Mars.
Bold lips — the trend we save on Instagram, but rarely muster up the courage to wear IRL. They can look so editorial and chic, but with one misstep they can take cool to clown. I wanted to take a unique purple color, Are N Be by Colourpop Cosmetics, instead of the classic bold red or deep vampy shades. Keep reading for my tips on rocking a loud mouth with confidence!
YIKES. I wasn’t planning on taking a break from blogging, but the days started flying by until I realized it had been months since I last posted. I so so apologize for being lazy, but I will say that I was able to make a few key observations during my time off that I think will improve my blog and Instagram content. Without further ado, I’ll fill you in on the last few weeks of my life and share some fun beauty and food goodies. Continue reading “I’m BACK! || Soft peachy look + yummy nut butter cookies”