I've stepped back from writing as many makeup reviews because I started to feel like I was contributing to the very thing I don't like in beauty industry; consumerism. There are an excessive amount of new launches releasing constantly. It's incredibly wasteful and unrealistic to keep up with. I'm limiting my makeup collection to only… Continue reading Āether Beauty Amethyst Crystal Gemstone Palette
Allow me to introduce to you another cult-favorite, the all new Urban Decay Beached Collection. UD never lets us down when it comes to newly released collections and this is certainly no exception! This beach inspired collection is dominating the beauty scene and will have you craving your next tropical vacay. Beautiful lipsticks and bronzers… Continue reading Urban Decay BEACHED Collection // Summer Vibes!
Full face palettes have been a favorite of mine lately. They're convenient, ideal for traveling and take the guess work out of narrowing down which products to pair together. This four-in-one palette contains a bronzer, highlighter, blush and 3 eyeshadows to create a simple, easy to follow look that takes no time or effort. The… Continue reading EVER Out The Door Elegant & Empowered Palette
I can honestly say that Flower Beauty is one of the ONLY brands I've tried that I have enjoyed using every single product of theirs that I've used. I raved about their latest lip collections and now I'm here to share the best of the best from the line. If you've had your eye on… Continue reading The BEST of Flower Beauty // My Favorites!
If you watch Marlena's YouTube channel you totally get the "current obsessions" title. 😉 I have loved the Makeup Geek brand for years - I think it's a phenomenal value for the quality and have been a long time fan of Marlena as well! See below for my current favorites, what I'm loving and what… Continue reading Makeup Geek “Current Obsessions” A.K.A. Favorites
Who else is bored of seeing the same products/companies receive praise day after day?! I'm starting to branch out from the typical Sephora brands and research companies that I've never heard of or are new to me. Don't get me wrong, hand me the newest Lorac palette, and I'm all over it, but it's time… Continue reading RealHer Cosmetics – Makeup That Inspires & Empowers Women
The latest Too Faced 9 pan palette has recently hit the market; the new Peanut Butter & Honey palette. I missed out last year on the release of the Peanut Butter & Jelly palette, and couldn’t find it in ANY Ulta stores near me for months and it was sold out online constantly. So I… Continue reading Too Faced Peanut Butter & Honey Palette!
At first glance these palettes look pretty much the same, right? When put together side by side, you can easily see the difference, one is a collection of warm-toned, rose gold shades while the other are coppery, brownish distinctly gold shades. While many of the colors are comparable, I wouldn't consider any to be "dupes"… Continue reading LORAC Unzipped vs. Unzipped Gold
I am a proud makeup enthusiast! There's something about drawers full of lip glosses, highlighters, blush, foundations and eyeshadows that just... gets me. Every time - all the time! Eyeshadows are my kryptonite and I can't resist adding new palettes to my collection. I may look like a hoarder and maybe I am, but will it… Continue reading :: My Eyeshadow Palette Collection :: ❤