I’m Trying Laser Hair Removal with the Tria 4x


Now that it’s summer and I’m inevitably wearing less clothing, I can’t really get away with not shaving as much as I could during winter and spring. To be honest, shaving sucks up a lot of my beauty budget. When you think about the shaving cream, razors, and blade refills that you’re buying month after…

FOTD Friday: Fourth of July


I’ve got a quickie for you today: a super simple face of the day to celebrate Independence Day tomorrow! This Fourth of July makeup look is festive, yet classic and understated. This quickie face is low maintenance but high on the patriotic scale. I skipped foundation since it’s been so hot lately, and just covered…


REVIEW: Revlon PhotoReady Insta-Fix Makeup


I’m not one to openly try new foundations left and right. If you’re a Slashed Beauty regular, you know I’ve got a very very select few drugstore foundations that are my HGs, and I stick to them pretty exclusively. But, I’m a sucker for convenience, so when Revlon came out with their PhotoReady Insta-Fix makeup,…

June 2015 Boxycharm Review


So, I’ve pretty much decided to just stick with one monthly subscription box moving forward, and that’s Boxycharm. It’s the one subscription that I feel sends products that I actually end up using… and no having to deal with useless sample sizes! I was excited for the June 2015 Boxycharm, being the first box of…


Hair Tutorial: Keep Cool Crown Braid


You all may think living in L.A. is a walk in the park, but it’s been in the 100 degrees the past two weeks, and that is not exactly all that fun. When it gets this hot, I’m left with little options for styling my thick hair. I often just want to throw it up…

Summer Glow Makeup Tutorial


Although it’s been hot as all heck for the past month in L.A., the official start of summer was only this past Sunday. This is definitely the best season for light, glowy makeup— one of my favorite looks! I la-la-love doing this makeup because it is so versatile, being mostly neutral, but still has a…

Sales & Brand News

$250 Makeup Geek Giveaway


Happy hump day! So, I had been planning on putting up a lovely blog post today on blue polishes for summer, but Adam and I seriously underestimated how much stuff we had to move. Needless to say, that post did not get written. BUT to make it up to you, I’m participating in a loop…

Price Slash Alert: Urban Decay Vice Palette $39


Umm, HELLO! The gorgeous Urban Decay Vice Palette is on sale at ULTA for $39 this week! Usually a whopping $58, this 20-shade palette has both brights and neutrals for all your summer shadow dreams. UD makes one of my all time favorite shadow formulas– they’re always extremely buttery and pigmented, it’s hard to beat.…