US vs UK: National Lipstick Day Deals at MAC Cosmetics

Okay folks, it's National Lipstick Day, and the deals are flowing in all over the world. Okay, let's be honest. The best ones are in America. I'm getting emails from my American accounts letting me know that I can get a free lipstick at MAC stores and retailers (including Bloomingdales, Macy's, Nordstrom's) and select ULTA's…

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Etude House Sunprise Sunscreen SPF 50+ {Review}

I sweat. I sweat a lot. It's why makeup in the summer has almost always been a no-go for me. It's also why I don't look forward to summer. Sweating profusely on your face isn't cute. Growing up in California, I can vividly remember giving up on wearing makeup during the hot days of summer.…

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INNISFREE – It’s Real Squeeze Mask {Aloe}

My mostly dry combination skin is going crazy at the moment. It’s become oily and there is redness and breakouts galore. I blame it on my fluctuating hormones. UGH. I needed to balance my skin, but clay masks just aren’t doing enough at the moment. Although I probably shouldn’t have, I decided to take a…

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INNISFREE – It’s Real Squeeze Mask {Rose}

I’m really enjoying this line of INNISFREE masks. I really loved this one in particular! Used it last night as I noticed a lot of redness on my cheeks and even some pimples. Fully removed my makeup and toned my face before putting this mask on. My face was a lot less red and irritated…

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A Cult Beauty Favourite: Laura Mercier’s Transluscent Setting Powder 

So there are a lot of beauty products saturating the market right now. While some products may be fashionably trendy at the moment, they die out in no time because the hype doesn’t live up to the function or quality of the product. That’s what sets apart trendy beauty product from the cult beauty favourites.…

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My Personal Skincare Routine {Products}

This week’s beauty post is regarding my personal skincare routine which I want to share with you. I really have noticed a huge difference in my skin quality after using these products, so I have to share my discoveries!  The following products discussed are actual items I use everyday that work for me. I have…

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Anastasia Beverly Hills Master Palette by Mario {Review}

Pigmented. Such great colours. So in love! Some of you maybe asking “who is Mario and why does he have a palette?”  First here’s some history. ABH (Anastasia Beverly Hills) is one of the most well known makeup brands. Owner and namesake Anastasia, is famous for creating the red carpet ‘brows of Hollywood’s finest. The…

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Fresh Faced Friday: Wake and Bake (nah, not that kind)

“Baking” is a term originally coined by the drag community to explain the act setting powder on your face and leaving it there so that your body temperature can melt it into your concealer and skin. After about 5-10 minutes, dust off the excess to find that your makeup has an absolutely flawless and creaseless…

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MOTD & Product Review for Maybeline FIT ME! Matte + Poreless Foundation

Okay, so I’ll admit, I was really skeptical about this product when I bought it. it’s been forever since I bought a drugstore brand of makeup. Sounds snobby, but when you get used to higher end brands, you tend to stick with to it. Not to mention that my skin is sensitive and normal to…

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Fresh Faced Friday: Product Review for NYX HD Setting Powder

As people were raving about this product, I knew I had to try it and see if it was worth the hype! A finishing powder is amazing for setting creamy makeup like concealer and making sure it stays put. I find this amazing because my under eye concealer always strays and creases and it drives…

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