19 Indie Cosmetics Brands You Should Try in 2019 | Volume #2

19 Indie Cosmetics Brands You Should Try in 2019 | Volume #2

At this point, it should go without saying that I'm a beauty fanatic. The only thing I love more than trying a new beauty product is discovering a new beauty brand. With the proliferation of social media and influencer marketing, there are so many cool, indie brands bursting onto the scene. Recap: What are Indie [...]

Pan That Palette 2018 Finale/Will I Do It Again?

Pan That Palette 2018 Finale/Will I Do It Again?

As a beauty buyer and trier, I'm always testing out new products. Eyeshadow is my favorite makeup category, but I've never finished an entire premade palette. This year, I took on the daunting task of trying to pan my Anastasia Beverly Hills Master Palette by Mario. How id I do with my Pan That Palette Challenge? Keep reading to find out.

Blogger Recognition Award: Why I Write & Tips for New Bloggers

Blogger Recognition Award: Why I Write & Tips for New Bloggers

Although I focus primarily on beauty-related content, as a beauty blogger, I love partaking in blogger tags. Whether I've been tagged in a fun challenge or nominated for a blogger-to-blogger award, I'm always so grateful to be a part of this creative community and feel such a sense of joy that I'll get to nominate other bloggers.

Love Yourself This V-Day: Self Care Tips for Maintaining Your Wellbeing

Love Yourself This V-Day: Self Care Tips for Maintaining Your Wellbeing

The feeling of excitement that the holidays brought has fully worn off and the pressures of real life have set in and started to chip away at my resolve. I'd be lying if I failed to mention that this month has been particularly hard for me, both personally, professionally, and on the blog. Rather than staying down, I've decided to push forward and invest in some quality Me-Time. Please keep reading for some tips on how to love yourself when you're feeling overwhelmed.

Bad or Rad? Milani Soft & Sultry Eyeshadow Palette Review

Bad or Rad? Milani Soft & Sultry Eyeshadow Palette Review

Milani is an affordable, American cosmetic brand sold at drugstores, big box retailers, and Ultas across the United States. Like so many other trendy beauty brands, Milani is loved by fans of both high-end and drugstore makeup because of their trendy packaging, high quality products, and affordable price point. But are they truly worth the hype? Today we'll determine whether the Milani Soft & Sultry Eyeshadow Palette is bad or rad.

Blogger Love | Helpful Tools for Blog Planning & Scheduling

Blogger Love | Helpful Tools for Blog Planning & Scheduling

Raise your hand if your sole job is blogging. No hands? Right - didn't think so. The truth is that most of us blog as a hobby or a side hustle because we're passionate about writing and want to share our experiences with the world - whether that passion is about books, beauty, or travel, etc. Given that most of us are blogging on the side, staying organized and planning posts ahead of time is essential to sustain success without burning out. However, when you have very little free time, the thought of pre-planning can seem daunting when it doesn't have to be. There is a wide variety of tools available that make this process easy to visualize and organize. Please keep reading for a list of helpful tools that I use to pre-plan for my blog.

19 Indie Cosmetics Brands You Should Try in 2019 | Volume 1 (Brands I Love)

19 Indie Cosmetics Brands You Should Try in 2019 | Volume 1 (Brands I Love)

At this point, it should go without saying that I'm a beauty fanatic. The only thing I love more than trying a new beauty product is discovering a new beauty brand. With the proliferation of social media and influencer marketing, there are so many cool, indie brands bursting onto the scene.