Boxycharm December 2019 | Is my 4th Boxycharm a Dud or Dope?

Boxycharm December 2019 | Is my 4th Boxycharm a Dud or Dope?

After being bombarded with a relentless number of retargeted Boxycharm ads on YouTube, I finally succumbed to the pressure and signed up for a Boxycharm subscription this September. But is Boxycharm worthwhile for someone with a large makeup collection like me? Please keep reading for an unboxing of the Boxycharm December 2019 box. Is this box a dud or is it dope?

Makeup Collection #6 | Foundation Collection Ranking | Best Foundations for Oily Skin?!

Makeup Collection #6 | Foundation Collection Ranking | Best Foundations for Oily Skin?!

I am fully addicted to makeup, which means I'm constantly buying and trying new products. Despite amassing a rather large collection, I do my best to rotate through my products as much as possible. Given how many formulas I've tried and how often I wear makeup, I decided to embark on a journey where I'm showcasing and ranking the items in my collection, category by category. To-date, I've ranked my blushes, bronzers and contours, highlighters, and face primers. In today's post I'll be ranking my foundations. If you're an oily-skinned gal or guy, then this may be helpful for you!

The Must-Have Melt Cosmetics Amor Eterno Collection | In-Depth Review & Swatches

The Must-Have Melt Cosmetics Amor Eterno Collection | In-Depth Review & Swatches

My heart stopped beating when TrendMood first teased images of the Melt Cosmetics Amor Eterno Collection. I was immediately drawn in by the vibrant and curated color story of Melt's stunning holiday collection. For weeks, I stalked this collection online.Β  When Melt Cosmetics leaked an early pre-release on its site, I flew across the room [...]

Yearlong Beauty No Buy | Update #1 (November)

Yearlong Beauty No Buy | Update #1 (November)

After struggling to follow a beauty low buy over the last 6 months, I decided to embark on a Beauty No Buy. My beauty spending has been out of control, so it was time to take drastic measures.Β Please keep reading for my first Beauty No Buy Update. Beauty No Buy 2019-20 Rules Recap After a [...]

Cruelty-Free Beauty 101 | 65+ Affordable Cruelty Free Makeup Brands

Cruelty-Free Beauty 101 | 65+ Affordable Cruelty Free Makeup Brands

Although I am not a Cruelty-Free consumer, I'm trying to make more Cruelty-Free purchases. From a high-end perspective, I have much better luck finding Cruelty-Free substitutes for certain beloved products, but am still trying to find favorite affordable or drugstore beauty brads that do not test on animals. In today's post, I've compiled a list of some of the Cruelty-Free cosmetic, skincare, and haircare brands that are sold at the drugstore or that are sold at affordable prices. Please keep reading to discover some affordable, Cruelty-Free brands!

Is the $15 Sol Body Shimmering Dry Oil Worth the Money?

Is the $15 Sol Body Shimmering Dry Oil Worth the Money?

It may be Winter in North America, but it is warm and sunny somewhere. A shimmering body oil may be just the thing to bring some life back to dull, dry Winter Skin. From Anastasia Beverly Hills and Fenty Beauty, to Patrick Ta, Sol de Janeiro and Huda Beauty, 2019 has been the year of Shimmering Body Oil. Meant to enhance the skin's natural radiance and add a Glow-y sheen, these prestige body oils are often expensive, impractical, and just out-of-reach for the average consumer. However, this past July, ColourPop surprised us with an affordable shimmering body oil from an entirely new brand, Sol Body. But does Sol Body's Shimmering Dry Oil hold up against the competition? Please keep reading for a Bad or Rad Review on the Sol Body Shimmering Dry Oil.

Makeup Collection #5 | Concealer Collection Ranking | Top Concealers for Brightening Dark Circles

As someone with acne, dark circles, and fine lines, I am always looking for concealers that will cover my imperfections & brighten my face. But not all concealers are made equal. Curious to see how my favorite drug store concealers rank against my high end ones? Please keep reading for my concealer collection ranking

Is the new ColourPop x Disney Designer Collection Midnight Masquerade Palette – Magical Must-Have or Forgettable Flop?

Is the new ColourPop x Disney Designer Collection Midnight Masquerade Palette – Magical Must-Have or Forgettable Flop?

ColourPop needs to Colour-Stop. Between September 1st and November 17th, ColourPop released more than 10 pre-made palettes and countless bundles or sets. Without a doubt, the third ColourPop x Disney Designer Collection, Midnight Masquerade, is one of the biggest releases from the brand this Fall.Β But does the Midnight Masquerade Palette live up to the hype? [...]

Makeup Collection #4 | Perfect Primer Collection Ranking

Makeup Collection #4 | Perfect Primer Collection Ranking

I have a full-fledged makeup addiction, which means I'm constantly buying and trying new makeup. Although I own a lot of makeup, I do make a serious effort to use and abuse my cosmetic purchases. As someone who tries a lot of formulas and who wears makeup on a daily basis, I've embarked on a series where I showcase and rank the items in my collection, by category. Β  So far, I've ranked my blushes, bronzers and contours, and highlighters. In today's post I'll be ranking my face primers. If you're an oily-skinned gal or guy, then this may be helpful for you!

5 Simple Sustainable Beauty Solutions – Vol. 2

5 Simple Sustainable Beauty Solutions – Vol. 2

I'll be the first to admit that being environmentally conscious and being addicted to beauty can lead to a ton of internalized guilt. Despite being an avid beauty lover, there are things I can do to lessen my environmental impact. Please keep reading for five simple sustainable beauty solutions that you can implement in your [...]