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The Top Makeup Products You Need To Look Good In Your Zoom Conference Calls

Getting ready for the day all of the sudden feels extremely daunting and, obviously, useless. WTF is the point? Yes, most of us that are lucky enough to still have work are using Zoom for video conference calls, but it feels stupid to pretend like we are doing anything but sitting on our couches in […]

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Indie Beauty Brands That Are Actually Innovating

The beauty space is…cramped, to say the least. New skincare and makeup brands are popping up left and right, and celebrities like Selena Gomez that could probably care less about makeup (yes, this is my opinion and I’m sticking to it! Who asked for a makeup brand from Selena Gomez?) are even coming out with […]

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The Best Beauty Products For De-Stressing During Vanderpump Rules

Whether you’re a Vanderpump Rules gal like myself or more of a Bachelor gal, we all know a stressful reality TV show when we see (hear?) one. And how can we cope with the stress of a Stassi Schroeder vs. Kristin Doute fight, you might ask? With beauty products!  Here are my favorite skincare and […]

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Why Jeffree Star, James Charles And All Of Those Other Makeup Artists Aren’t As Vain As They Might Seem

Let’s face it: we love Jeffree Star, James Charles, Tati and all of those beauty and makeup artists/YouTubers. But what they’re doing – and what I’m doing (working as a makeup artist and blogging about it, after all) – can seem vain and shallow as hell. However, I’m here to tell you why Jeffree Star […]

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Why You Should (And Can!) Have an Everyday Self-Care Ritual

Rituals and Social Media Thanks to Instagram, the words “self-care” and “ritual” have become slightly pretentious. I’ve seen one too many snapshots of baths filled with flashy pink salts, or videos with bath bombs coincidentally exploding just as the camera hits them, captioned “NiGhTlY RiTuAL” or “Me TiMe!”. As someone who is trying to build […]

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Easy, Last-Minute Women’s Halloween Costume and Makeup Ideas

So you’re a woman who hasn’t figured out your Halloween costume or makeup yet? Congrats, you have a life! But not to fret. I am here to help you find a cheap women’s Halloween costume (maybe not a FULL costume but you get what you give!) as well as some super easy makeup ideas. Because […]

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The 10-Step Skincare Routine for Dry Skin

The colder weather is coming (soon? hopefully?), and that means dry, flaky skin is also on the horizon (cuuute I know!). So, I’ve put together a list of the products you’ll need for a 10-step skincare routine for dry skin to keep it plump, hydrated and glowy AF even in the upcoming drying temps. I’ve […]

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Not Just For Hippies: Best Natural, Aluminum-Free Deodorant

I will admit, I TOTALLY laughed at my best friend 4 years ago when she said she wanted to be more conscious about what she was putting on her body, and that she wanted to start wearing natural, aluminum-free deodorant instead of drugstore brands. And here I am now writing articles left and right about […]

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Why You Need to Get on Board With The Clean Beauty Movement

“Your Skincare Is As Bad For You As McDonald’s” Fabian Lliguin & Valerie Grandury Okay, I guess I can’t say with confidence that EACH of your guys’ skincare is like McDonald’s, and that you don’t use clean beauty, but I’m going to assume it is, because quite frankly, mine was until last night. Maybe I […]

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The Cosmetic Case You Need For Travel

The Issue I can guarantee your current cosmetic case is kinda nasty. Whose isn’t? There’s no easy way to wash it – which seems crazy, given how easily messy our makeup and other beauty products can get. Also, why am I not able to find the perfect cosmetic case for travel? I either have cosmetic […]