Fair Foundation Favorites

Shade matching is a skill that I have yet to master (as you can see below). I like to think that I’m slightly more tan and warm toned than I actually am. In reality, I’m fair/light with neutral/pinkish undertones. With that said, I’ve still been able to find a few shades that match, for the […]

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Sensitive Skin Approved Cleansers

Oh, the joys of having sensitive skin. Redness, breakouts, blotchiness and even skin tightness. If you experience these symptoms, like me, you’ve come to the right place!  Here are a few of the cleansers I’ve found to be sensitive skin friendly. The Body Shop Camomile Sumptuous Cleansing Butter | Beautycounter Nourishing Cream Exfoliator | Burt’s […]

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Soft & Simple Winter Makeup

I love playing around with different makeup looks during the winter time. There are so many options: glam, neutral, matte, glitter, cool tone plum and berry colors, red statement lips or a combination of all of the above. My favorite winter look is a neutral eye with a touch of sparkle and semi-matte mauve lips. […]

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Serums & Oils for Glowy Skin

There’s a myriad of serums, oils and balms out there that can give you gorgeous, glowy skin. It seems like every week I read about a new launch or see pretty new pictures of sleek little bottles promising to change my skin forever-and I’m totally here for it! I’ve only been into serums and oils […]

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L. A. Girl Beauty Brick Blush Collections

L-R Glow Beauty Brick Blush Collection Spice Beauty Brick Blush Collection $9.00 I’ve been hearing a lot of wonderful things about L. A. Girl Cosmetics, so I was pumped to finally see a display at my local CVS. I picked up two beauty bricks (blush and contour palette) for under $20. Both contain 2 blushes […]

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Bye, Winter Skin!

It is normally hot and humid here in Houston, but this fall/winter we’ve actually had temperatures below 50 and even snow (gasp). Needless to say, it has been an adjustment for my sensitive skin. Here are a few of my favorites that are going to keep my skin hydrated until warmer weather arrives. Pictured above: […]

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New Drugstore Lip Launches

Physicians Formula The Healthy Lip Velvet Liquid Lipstick Coral Minerals and Dose of Rose pictured above $7.95 NYX Powder Puff Lippie pictured in Best Buds $8.50 NYX Soft Matte Metallic Lip Cream pictured in Cannes $7.00 Wet-N-Wild Gel Lip Balm pictured in Love $2.99   Left swatches pictured with a flash. Right swatches pictured in natural […]

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