I’m a combination skinned gal, who gets oily as the day goes on. Some days it’s the battle of the blot and I’m constantly dabbing my T-zone to remove excess oil, so mattifying foundations are always a plus in my book. I’m a Clove + Hallow girl through and through, so you can imagine my excitement when they launched their first liquid foundation! It promises … Continue reading Liquid Skin Tint by Clove + Hallow
If I could claim a scent obsession with one flower in particular, it would be jasmine blooms. I find the delicate little white flowers completely intoxicating, so after smelling the Ranavat Mighty Majesty, I was hooked. This beautiful oil blend is a combination of 3 oils: coldpressed sunflower seed oil, organic jasmine flower extract, and CO2 extracted amla oil. Minimalist, but impactful. This oil is … Continue reading Ranavat Mighty Majesty: a Jasmine Lover’s Dream
I have tried a LOT of different cosmetics brands, all with their own pros and cons. It is incredibly rare for me to find a brand that I love every single product, but Sappho New Paradigm has won that slot. I’ll be completely honest, when I first applied a full face of Sappho, I don’t think I expected to fall in love with it. Everything … Continue reading Meet Sappho New Paradigm
I am obsessed with eyelashes. Having tried countless products from lash serums to mascaras, I’ve got several must-haves that never let me down – and a few tips to keep your lashes in tip top shape! The first thing I’ll mention is being gentle with your lashes. No ripping off falsies with glue or scrubbing off difficult mascaras. Pump some oil onto a warm washcloth, … Continue reading Let’s Talk Lashes
Sappho Vegan Black Mascara ($34) All day, budge-proof wear. Lengthening and defining. Sappho Brow Pomade ($30) Shade Auburn is perfect for redheads! Sappho Concealer ($32) This cancels everything…dark circles, acne, you name it. Ilia Limitless Lash ($28) For big, look at me lashes Fitglow Lumi Firm Illuminate ($39) Highlight & glow without disrupting product underneath Fitglow Lip Serums ($42) These are so expensive it makes … Continue reading Shoppable Favorites!
*Me, age 14, see below for details Most shimmery and sparkly makeup contains an ingredient called mica, a natural mineral sourced from the earth. It is also used in electronics industry as an insulator. The problem with this beautiful, natural ingredient? Child labor. Roughly 60% of all the mica harvested world-wide comes from India where there are few laws protecting the children who often … Continue reading All that Glitters: the Inconvenient Truth About Your Makeup
Feel free to hit snooze one last time; this quick routine will have you out the door in 5 minutes flat while still looking composed. The secret is utilizing do-it-all products and palettes that require minimal effort for maximum payoff. Allow me to introduce you to my daily staples that help me look polished in a pinch! Step 1: Achieve a Flawless Canvas A solid … Continue reading Out the Door in 5