Makeup Minimalism | MASSIVE Spring Empties (Cosmetics, Skincare & Haircare)

Makeup Minimalism | MASSIVE Spring Empties (Cosmetics, Skincare & Haircare)

As a beauty blogger and lover, I'm constantly trying out new cosmetic, skincare and hair care products. However, over the past 2-3 years, I've been attempting to reign in my shopping and work through what I own through a comprehensive inventory system, periodic No-Buys, and yearlong Project Pans. The below products are beauty items that [...]

Beau-Tea Talks| Buying Beauty PR Packages?

Beau-Tea Talks| Buying Beauty PR Packages?

As the democratization of beauty industry continues, the power dynamic and relationship between brands and consumers is shifting. I bet cosmetic and skincare executives would never have guessed that an endorsement from a reviewer on YouTube could make or break a product launch, but has influencer PR gone too far? In today's Beau-Tea, we'll be discussing the emerging trend for big-name beauty brands to sell PR packages to the public.

Bad or Rad | Viseart Grande Pro Volume I Eyeshadow Palette Review + Swatches

Bad or Rad | Viseart Grande Pro Volume I Eyeshadow Palette Review + Swatches

Y'll I had the toughest time finding the right words to describe the Viseart Grande Pro Volume I eyeshadow palette. To say it in the simplest terms, not all products can be easily defined as being "bad" or "good." Please keep reading for a swatches and an in-depth review on the Viseart Grande Pro Volume I Eyeshadow Palette.

7 Beauty Products I Regret Purchasing

7 Beauty Products I Regret Purchasing

Not every new beauty find can be a winning product for everyone because everyone has different needs when it comes to cosmetics, skincare, and haircare. Even the biggest beauty enthusiast will sometimes try a new product that is a dud. Although I love reading about what products my favorite bloggers and influencers are loving, "negative" reviews can be just as informative.Β Please keep reading to see the beauty products that I regret purchasing.

Save $$$ Shopping | 30+ Beauty Brands that Offer Student Discounts

Save $$$ Shopping | 30+ Beauty Brands that Offer Student Discounts

Honestly, why wasn't I more aware of student discounts when I was an undergrad in college? Whether you're a major beauty fanatic or new to the beauty game, student discounts are a dope way for students to save money while shopping. If you're interested in saving some money on indie and mainstream cosmetic, skincare, and haircare brands, then please keep reading.

Bad or Rad | Melt Cosmetics Blueprint Eyeshadow Palette Stack Review

Bad or Rad | Melt Cosmetics Blueprint Eyeshadow Palette Stack Review

Melt Cosmetics has remained one of the hottest indie beauty brands in the market since the brand released their first line of lipsticks in 2013. Aesthetically, Melt Cosmetics is like the cooler, younger sister of Kat Von D – with marketing and color stories that encourage customers to rock unique, bold looks.

Whenever Melt Cosmetics teases a new release, the hype surrounding that release quickly builds in the beauty community. Hype quickly turns into hysteria as avid fans rush to snag Melt’s newest eyeshadow stack and eyeshadow palette releases. All of the brands most recent releases have sold out within days of launching: Gemini Palette, Twenty Seven Palette, Smoke Sessions Palette, and the BluePrint Stack. But is the brand's beloved BluePrint Stack worth the hype?