Makeup Swap || Thank You, Diamonds to Crown!

There is nothing more exciting than receiving a mystery box full of makeup bought especially for you. I received an invite to participate in a makeup swap for bloggers — kind of like a Secret Santa gift exchange — so of course, I had to partake. My makeup package came from the lovely Bethany of Diamonds to Crown. You can check out the other participants here. Special thanks to Mary of Pretty on a Dime for organizing this! Continue reading “Makeup Swap || Thank You, Diamonds to Crown!”


Current Favorites || Beauty and Beyond

I usually like to share posts like this one at the end of the week on a Friday, but I already have an exciting post scheduled for this Friday. This week’s favorites are all over the place, from brand new products to interesting news about galaxies.  Continue reading “Current Favorites || Beauty and Beyond”

Tarte Tartelette In Bloom Eyeshadow Palette || Love Letters to my Favorite Beauty Products

Eyeshadow is something I spend WAY too much money on. Let’s be honest — if a brand packages eyeshadow in a semi-appealing way, I’m already in line to buy it. The result is rather worrisome. I have stacks and stacks of eyeshadow palettes that contain almost indiscernible shades as well as a drawer full of once-used eyeshadow singles. Unfortunately, eyeshadow is over-collected and underused. I’d like to take a moment to step outside of my mindless consumerism and write a love letter to an eyeshadow palette that I *do* use every day.  Continue reading “Tarte Tartelette In Bloom Eyeshadow Palette || Love Letters to my Favorite Beauty Products”