Beauty Box Face-Off: Ipsy vs. Birchbox – September 2016

The Match-Up Ipsy – I’ve been a subscriber for a little over a year. It’s alright but lately I’ve been less than excited about the samples I’ve received. I’m not planning on unsubscribing but I would like for them to up their game a bit. [Monthly – 5 sample products + makeup bag – $10…

My Everyday Makeup Look

Hi everyone! Today I want to share my everyday makeup look. I’m up early on weekdays to go to work so I like to keep things relatively quick and simple. My everyday look is very natural with neutral colors and some simplified (or totally skipped…😬) steps. Alright, here we go! FACE Primer or Moisturizer -Sephora…

Playlist: When You Want to Give Up

Everyone has those moments when they feel down, whether they’re just having a terrible day or suffering from something far more serious like anxiety or depression. I’ve always relied on music to help me cope, especially lyrics. I just love finding songs that are beautiful, poetic, and relatable. The inspiration that music and lyrics can…

Summer Favorites!

With Labor Day officially over and the end of summer upon us, I wanted to share some of the products I’ve loved over the last couple of months. Jamberry Nail Wraps A friend of mine got me hooked on these a couple of months ago. It all started with trying to stop my nail biting…

Motivational Quote Masterpost

Back in the day, I used to have a tumblr that I loved. I haven’t been active on it in a while but recently I looked back at it and went through some of my favorite images and quotes. As I was scrolling through, I realized how therapeutic it was for me at the time…

DIY Spa Day!

One of my goals this week was to reward myself with a spa day. After a long work week I earned it! So I decided to go all out and really commit to a full day of pampering. Let me tell you, what a difference it makes to just slow down, relax, and invest the…