The Newbury Girl’s Back-to-School Beauty Give Away!

The Newbury Girl’s Back-to-School Beauty Give Away!

This August, I reached an amazing milestone and surpassed my 2019 goal: my blog garnered over 12,500 this year. While this may seem like a small feat for some, last year my blog garnered a total of 2,400 views. When I initially set my yearlong views goal, I felt like this would be a difficult challenge, but have been blown away by all of the love and support I've received this year. To celebrate, I'm holding a little beauty giveaway valued at nearly $80.00 USD.

Bad or Rad | Juvia’s Place The Nubian Eyeshadow Palette

Bad or Rad | Juvia’s Place The Nubian Eyeshadow Palette

Unless you've been hiding under a rock, you've likely heard of indie beauty darling, Juvia's Place. This affordable, black-owned, indie beauty brand is known for their affordably and highly pigmented eyeshadows. But are they truly worth the hype? In today's post, we'll deep dive into the Juvia's Place Palette that started it all...the OG, The Nubian  Eyeshadow Palette. This is probably the most controversial of all Juvia's Place palettes because many fans of the brand dislike the formula of this palette when comparing it to the brand's later releases.

Bad or Rad | Huda Beauty Smokey Obsessions Eyeshadow Palette Review

Bad or Rad | Huda Beauty Smokey Obsessions Eyeshadow Palette Review

The Huda Beauty Obsessions Palettes remain one of the biggest eyeshadow collection launches of the last two years. The original 9-Pan Obsessions Palettes launched in 2017 with the goal of enabling beauty-lovers to create complete day-to-night eyeshadow looks curated within specific color families. After the success of the original launch, Huda Beauty expanded their range [...]

Wellness | Digital Detox & 4 Ways To Reduce Digital Screen Time

Wellness | Digital Detox & 4 Ways To Reduce Digital Screen Time

Digital media is a major contributor to the state if my emotional wellbeing. In fact, the over-use of social and digital media adds to my levels of anxiety. After recognizing this, I've embarked on a journey to reduce my screen time and develop healthier habits with technology. Ways I'm Reducing Digital Screen Time Deleting Apps [...]

Fourth of July Haul | ColourPop, Kylie Cosmetics, and KKW Beauty

Fourth of July Haul | ColourPop, Kylie Cosmetics, and KKW Beauty

When Kylie Cosmetics first came onto the scene in 2015 and KKW Beauty launched in 2017 I was super skeptical and I vowed never to purchase from either brand. But, never say never. I became a Kylie Cosmetics convert after playing with her products at the Kylie Cosmetics popup truck at Beautycon L.A. in 2018. [...]