What’s In Your Beauty? | An Intro To Vegan, Cruelty-free, and Clean Beauty Labels

Without an officially accepted set of international standards encompassing “vegan,” “cruelty-free,” and “clean” beauty, it’s almost impossible for consumers to know how their products are being sourced. While some certifications including Leaping Bunny and PETA are widely-accepted, there’s still a ton of grey area complicating the purchasing process and consumer confidence. So as I doContinue reading “What’s In Your Beauty? | An Intro To Vegan, Cruelty-free, and Clean Beauty Labels”

The Chantecaille Sale | My Top Picks For Your Cart – Skincare + Makeup

Get excited! Chantecaille (one of my ABSOLUTE favorite brands) is starting their annual site-wide sale soon! Every year the luxury skincare and beauty company celebrates founder Sylvie Chantecaille’s birthday on July 27 with 20-30% off EVERYTHING, which is fantastic as Chantecaille comes at a rather steep price point and rarely do they discount their high-quality,Continue reading “The Chantecaille Sale | My Top Picks For Your Cart – Skincare + Makeup”

Full Face of Glossier + Cloud Paint Swatches | First Beauty Video

Welcome to my first beauty video featuring Glossier and Cloud Paint swatches! This might be the least professional video I’ve ever done BUT in my defense I’m a writer. Still getting the hang of the video thang. After my last couple of posts I thought I would show some Glossier in action, especially Cloud PaintsContinue reading “Full Face of Glossier + Cloud Paint Swatches | First Beauty Video”

My WORST Beauty Buys | 14 Products I Won’t Be Repurchasing

So here it is: the products I will NOT be repurchasing. I’ve tried…tried again, and these beauties just aren’t for me. It’s not that I COMPLETELY HATE these products. I mean, I did not declutter them or give them away. Rather, these are the items in my arsenal I don’t ever reach for and quiteContinue reading “My WORST Beauty Buys | 14 Products I Won’t Be Repurchasing”

For Dummies, The Series: Eye Patches – My Top 8 Picks

It’s no secret I LOVE eye patches. These comma-shaped skincare weapons might not be part of your daily routine, but I can’t think of any other product more effective at making one look fresh and well-rested in an instant. Don’t get too caught up in the semantics of patches v. masks, it’s all about theContinue reading “For Dummies, The Series: Eye Patches – My Top 8 Picks”

Glossier for Grown Ups | The 6 Standouts (Singles & Sets) To Complete Your Low-Maintenance Beauty Routine

“Glossier achieves in giving women of all ages a clean base and easy makeup to naturally highlight their best features.” A standard Glossier review is not original content by any means but this is Glossier for grown ups…very different. Full disclosure, I’m a Glossier fan. I am not sponsored by Glossier, but I’ve been followingContinue reading “Glossier for Grown Ups | The 6 Standouts (Singles & Sets) To Complete Your Low-Maintenance Beauty Routine”

Klorane | The Afforable French Brand You Need Now + 3 Products To Buy Today

Why is no one talking about these eye patches? They’re EVERYTHING. Honestly, if you aren’t using Klorane, you’re missing out. This is the brand we you need now. Oh and by the way, it’s incredibly accessible. I looked high and low for a comprehensive review of Klorane and I couldn’t find anything relevant, so here’sContinue reading “Klorane | The Afforable French Brand You Need Now + 3 Products To Buy Today”

Beauty Muse | Lucy Boynton

The antithesis of “no makeup makeup,” Lucy Boynton’s signature avant garde aesthetic has secured her spot as Hollywood’s most exciting beauty muse. From Venice Film Festival glittery eyes to floating graphic liners in black, red, and metallic, there’s no shortage of inspiration in Boynton’s beauty. Whether you’re headed out for a girls night or toContinue reading “Beauty Muse | Lucy Boynton”