Makeup Fit for a Goddess: Eye of Horus

Ancient Egypt continues to inspire modern beauty rituals and trends. Kohl eyeliner, red pigments crushed and used as lip and cheek colors, and milk and honey baths are all popular in today’s culture, and Eye of Horus Cosmetics upholds ancient recipes in their formulas for a true touch of Egypt. Moringa oil is prized in […]

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Elate: Capsule Palette + Lippie

  One of my initial mascaras I tried when switching to clean beauty belonged to none other than Elate. The bamboo packaging called out to me initially, and the formula kept me coming back for it’s long wear time and bold look. It comes as no surprise that when I saw the bamboo palettes, I […]

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PYT Beauty: All Eye Want Duo

  I really love this No BS Eyeshadow Palette from PYT Beauty. No Bad Stuff. What did you think it meant?? 🙂 Everyone needs a solid neutral palette for daily wear, and it’s even better if it can transition from day to night with a darker shade. The No BS palette contains 8 shades total: […]

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Honest Review about Honest Beauty Mascara

  Mascara junkie, checking in here. I am obsessed with trying mascaras and feel like I’m on the forever hunt for the perfect mascara. I love the way it can open up your eyes and make you look instantly more alert and perky. My eyes have a deep set crease, so I often run into smudges on […]

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14e Cosmetics

Created by makeup artist Emma Fortini and an Ayurvedic molecular biologist, 14e was born out of the desire to heal and perfect skin all at the same time. Aloe is the unsung hero of skincare, and luckily 14e has graciously put it in all of their products. Not only is aloe soothing for redness and […]

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My makeup tips and tricks

  I often post about how products perform and what’s in them but I’ve never divulged my top secrets I’ve learned over the years! This post is detailed and picture heavy. Don’t say I didn’t warn you. Diet and Skincare I cannot stress it enough, what you put into your body has a direct affect […]

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Clove + Hallow Lip Creme

  Ever a fan of Clove + Hallow, I decided to try the Lip Cremes! Although I love the look of a matte lip, I love the feeling of a cream lipstick (or gloss). I decided to try out the shades Creamsicle, an orangey peach shade and Blooming, a bright pink. Creamsicle has just the right […]

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Alima Pure Haul: foundation, bronzer, lipstick, pressed eyeshadow

  Glossy black packaging. Minimalist ingredients. And a whole lotta color payoff. That’s what you can expect from Alima Pure. This sleek brand believes in inspiring a woman’s confidence by using the purest ingredients in their cosmetics. Can we also take a moment to appreciate that they are a certified B-Corp, have a neutral carbon […]

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TOK Beauty Silk Lashes

  There’s nothing quite like false lashes to really elevate a makeup look; the eyes are the windows to the soul, so framing them amply does wonders to make a statement! I once heard the comment, “always wear lashes when you’re taking professional photos so your eyes will stand out”. Since that day, I have […]

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Au Naturale Haul: Lipstick, Eyeliner, C2P, and Semi-Matte Powder Foundation

First, let me say, I think the name Au Naturale is brilliant for a natural cosmetics company. It’s straight forward and sets a great tone for what consumers can expect! What you’ll find in their products are simple ingredients without a lot of fluff or junk and hydrating formulas. I got the Eternity lipstick in […]

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