With a background in beauty, I find myself getting asked the same question by friends and family all the time: “How come when you do it, it looks great, but when I do it, it looks like crap?”. I mean sure, you can go get your makeup professionally done or…

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You Might Be a Mom When…

In the midst of my first Mother’s Day (oh, how I can’t express how long I’ve waited for this), I thought it would be fun to lament on all the things that have changed in these last 5 months. Turns out, I do some very different things now that I…

Yet Another Naked Palette?

  If there is one thing Urban Decay has become known for in the last 7 or 8 years, its the term “Naked”. With more than a handful of palettes in the range, I often find myself wondering how much further the name can stretch. As I mentioned in this…

Foundation That Wears 24 Hours?

What’s the deal these days with cosmetic companies wanting to make foundations that last longer than the average day? Does anyone really need their base to last 24 hours? I do totally appreciate a longlasting foundation though, especially if it is transfer proof. Last week I looked at Everly only…

Postpartum Life | 5 Things I know Now

There is no doubt that alot changes once you have a baby. Whether you birth that baby yourself or otherwise, life gets a whole lot different when you don’t just have yourself to be responsible for. There are some interesting things that happen when you’ve been pregnant though. Some I…

Putting It To The Test | RapidBrow

This post was sponsored by RapidLash as part of an Influence Central campaign and all opinions expressed in my post are my own. I was a teenager in the 90’s. The 90’s were the days of pencil thin, over-tweezed brows and brown lipliner; It was a rough decade for beauty… The…

Pixi’s Latest Palette Just Nailed It

It’s been a hot minute since I was this shocked in terms of incredible colour and quality in something with a drugstore availability. Pixi’s Cafe Con Dulce Sweet Glow Palette serves up 9 multiuse bronze, rose and champagne shades that are all insanely pigmented and highly metallic! Even more unique,…