3,000 Years of Beauty Standards [Video]


Snaps to Buzzfeed for another video commentary on the standards of beauty as it relates to ideal body types. In their latest video, they explore beauty standards from the past 3,000 years and across different cultures. From the Italian Renaissance (when it was all about that bass) to the roaring twenties (when a boyish body…

Milking My Winter Wardrobe | Sweater Dress


Okay, I’ll admit: this past weekend, Los Angeles had beautiful weather. Like, high 70s low 80s beautiful (sorry, East Coast readers). But then it became blustery and rainy, which gave me an excuse to continue to get the most out of my winter wardrobe while I still can. I’ve been practically living in this sweater…


Two New Nighttime Routine Beauty Must Haves from Neutrogena


I was compensated for this shop by Collective Bias, Inc. on behalf of Neutrogena for this #NewNeutrogena campaign #AD #Collectivebias. All opinions are mine alone. The no-makeup makeup look is bigger than ever this season, and we all know that the foundation of the trend is good skin care. Neutrogena products have always had a…

January 2015 Boxycharm Review


With all of the great beauty prospects already on the rise this year, I was definitely eager to receive my January 2015 Boxycharm. As the box that has quickly become my favorite of the subscriptions, I knew they wouldn’t let me down, and they would start the year with a bang. I certainly wasn’t wrong,…


Quick Back to School Smokey Eye Tutorial


So long, winter break! It’s back to school for me, so I need to start refining my makeup routine again so that it’s quick and presentable. A quick smokey eye look is a go-to of mine, because application doesn’t need to be super precise, yet still looks put together. Plus, you can wear it for…

DIY Vanilla Latte Lip Scrub Tutorial


I have a thing about dry lips. They might just be my biggest pet peeve. I’m compulsive about applying lip balm throughout the day and can’t stand when I have any dry patches. Plus, chapped lips look terrible underneath any lipstick— especially matte! Lip scrubs are my saving grace during winter when my lips betray…

Sales & Brand News

New e.l.f. Skincare Line Announced & Exclusive Pre-Shop


Right before New Year’s, the brand new e.l.f. skin care line was announced via their Instagram. As an affordable brand with many high-quality items, this caused much excitement among fans. What’s even cooler: the brand is giving the power to the people in terms of which products are released first. Here’s how it works: on…

Price Slash Alert: 50% off Too Faced Sale


Time to spend that Christmas gift money! Too Faced is offering 50% off all sale items now through 12/31. You don’t need a code, and there are some awesome products that are eligible for the discount. This includes several shades of the La Creme lipsticks for just $11, the Bronzed and Beautiful Palette for $19,…