Beauty Minimalism | How to Create a Beauty Inventory System

Creating a makeup inventory system is a must for anyone with a large beauty collection OR for anyone looking to reduce their collection or spend less. I’ve been using a comprehensive Beauty Inventory system to track how my collection has grown over the years, in terms of both product volume and value. Please keep reading to learn how to create a Beauty Inventory System.

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Makeup Minimalism | 2019 Low Buy Introduction & Project Pan Goal

At the close of 2018, I had every intention of doing a yearlong cosmetic No-Buy. Having successfully completed a 6 month No Buy in years past, I felt like this challenge would be doable for me. However, the more I thought about doing a yearlong No Buy, the more anxious I became about my spending…  I started to spend uncontrollably, constantly buying new beauty products online. Essentially, I was on a beauty binge that lasted for roughly 2.5 months.

As a result of my reckless spending this Fall and this Winter, I’ve decided to put myself on a three-month long No-Buy. My No-Buy started on February 11th and will run through May 11th.

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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.

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Makeup Minimalism | Fall 2018 Beauty Empties (October, November, December)

As an avid beauty lover, I am always buying and trying new cosmetic, skin, and hair care products. However, I want to try to minimize my waste and make use of what I own, so I share empties to keep me accountable and to log my progress in down-sizing my collection. I am thrilled to…

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Pan That Palette 2018 – Update #3

As a beauty blogger and makeup enthusiast, I buy and try a lot of makeup. This year, my goal is to hit pan on every shade in my beloved, Anastasia Beverly Hills’ Master Palette by Mario.

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Underrated Beauty YouTubers that You Should Be Watching

With tons of video content on YouTube, it can be a struggle to discover new content creators. If you’re bored with your current subscription list, then please check out these underrated Beauty YouTubers.

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Summer Empties (July, August & September!)

As an avid beauty buyer and trier, I am always trying to work through the makeup, skincare, and hair care that I already own. This summer, I finished 38 products!

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Pan that Palette: Update #2

As a beauty blogger and lover, I buy and try a lot of makeup that I never finish. This year, I’ve made it my goal to use up my ABH Master by Mario Palette. Although I haven’t made as much progress as I would have hoped by this point, I’ve been making steady progress every month.

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Mid-Year Skincare Empties

Investing in good skincare will have much better long-term effects for maintaining clear, youthful looking skin than color makeup. Unlike cosmetics, which only camouflage your natural appearance, great skincare can not only prevent future problems, but will actually lessen current issues. Additionally, for anyone looking to start a downsizing journey, skin care products are typically the easiest items to work through because they are used much more frequently than many color cosmetics product.

Please keep reading if you want to hear my thoughts on the following moisturizers, sunscreens, and treatments.

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Mid-Year Makeup Empties

As part two of my Empties Review series, I will be sharing my thoughts on the cosmetic items that I finished this year. Between haircare, skincare, and makeup, I’ve finished the least amount of cosmetic products. During the first part of this year, I’ve finished 12 products – a mix of lip, eye, and skin products.

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