Two or three years ago I began seeing beauty vloggers talking about layering scents. As in putting on multiple perfumes in order to create a unique scents. If your first thought was What kind of female voodoo magic is that S*it?!?, well you are probably reading the right beauty blog. At the time, I was… Continue reading Layering Scents for Beginners
The makeup world has been gaga for the past month or so over the release of the L'Oreal Voluminous Lash Paradise Mascara, which was heralded as a dupe for the cult (and vastly overpriced) favorite Too Faced Better than Sex Mascara. Personally, I love the BTS mascara just as much as the next beauty blogger. It… Continue reading L’Oreal Voluminous Lash Paradise Mascara – Dupe or Not?
Seasons come very early in the beauty and fashion world. August 1st is really the beginning of the autumn beauty season with all its lovely new products. Ciaté LondonChloe Morello Pretty, Fun & Fearless Eyeshadow Palette. This palette gets mixed reviews, so it will probably go to the bottom of my buy list, but I… Continue reading Beauty I’m Dying to Try Out – Fall 2017
After passing my boards, my wonderful in-laws decided to treat my husband and I to dinner. My favorite restaurant in the city is a lovely little place called Decca, which specializes in New American cuisine. I wanted to do my makeup and pick an outfit that really highlighted my hair, which I am still obsessed… Continue reading NCLEX Celebratory Dinner Outfit
I change my perfumes along with the season. Even if you don't change every season, I think changing between winter and summer fragrances is common. Winter fragrances can just be too heavy in the heat of the Kentucky days. What I look for in a summer fragrance is something bright yet not overwhelming. I like… Continue reading Favorite Summer 2017 Fragrances
I've done it again. I've gone and changed my hair to something fun and fabulous. And colorful. Don't get me wrong, I loved my oil slick hair, but I never managed to make it look the way I wanted to. I don't know if it was my own laziness or if it was that my… Continue reading Purple Hair, Don’t Care!
Now that nursing school is wrapping up, I have been reflecting on how important self-care is for those in nursing school and for our already working nurses. My nighttime routine was one of the key ways that I did self-care and I was incredibly faithful to it. I wanted to create something that could easily… Continue reading Night Beauty Routine
I've received a few new beauty products and some old favorites have returned for the spring season. The first cool, breezy days just screams for lighter makeup, rosey or brighter colors, and pink lipsticks. This has been such a great investment. I have enjoyed this palette so much. Among my favorite shades: honey butter, honeymoon,… Continue reading Spring Beauty Favorites
I am a Sephora VIB member, which means it is time for one of the two annual sales. I have been saving my gift cards and pondering what I want to get with my 15% off. This year, I have decided to stay away from the eye shadow palettes, although it is my favorite thing… Continue reading Sephora Spring Sale
I don't need makeup.. ever again. But sometimes you see something and you feel like you have to have it, usually because it is just so pretty. That was my reaction when I saw the advertising for the Too Faced Natural Love eye shadow palette. I am already a lover of natural palettes. I really… Continue reading Too Faced Natural Love