Reviews, Tools and Brushes

Docolor Oval Brush Set Review: An Artis Dupe?

Oval makeup brushes have been trending for a while now, with Artis at the center of the movement. While they’re by far the most popular brand of oval brushes, they’re also the priciest. A 10 piece set of Artis brushes will set you back $350, but is it worth the money? I was recently given the opportunity to try a lower cost, Artis dupe created […]

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Glossybox Review

Glossybox Review

If working behind cosmetic counters taught me anything, it’s that people go batshit crazy for samples; so it makes total sense to me why subscription boxes are a thing. When I think of beauty boxes there are two brands that come to mind, Birchbox and Glossybox. Even though I’ve never been super drawn to subscription boxes, I recently got the opportunity […]

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Youngblood Intimatte Mineral Lipsticks
Reviews, Swatches

Review and Swatches: Youngblood’s Fever, Sinful, Flirt Intimatte Lipsticks

Youngblood Cosmetics recently released three new shades: Flirt (coral), Sinful (raspberry red) and Fever (orange red) to their Initmatte Collection. The colors are awesome; super bright and Spring-y, but also extremely wearable. The Intimatte Lipsticks are matte but aside from Flirt, I found them to be more on the satiny side. For a matte lipstick they’re not super drying which is nice […]

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Dr Bronner's Environmental
Body, Natural Beauty, Reviews

Tried and True Review: Dr Bronner’s

Dr. Bronner’s Peppermint soap is something I’ve had in my shower since I was a kid (my mom’s been using it since 1975!), and at this point I can’t really imagine living without it. When I was researching my favorite eco-conscious brands for my Earth Day post (here), I was so impressed by this company that I decided to dedicate a separate […]

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Eco Conscious Brands
Natural Beauty

Earth Day 2016: A Spotlight on Some of My Favorite Eco-Conscious Brands

  Today is one of my favorite days of the year.. it’s Earth Day!! I am not only passionate about exploring and appreciating our incredible Earth, but also about doing my best to help preserve it. This includes supporting companies that are consciously aware of their environmental footprint. I believe that even the smallest contributions to the environment are to be […]

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