Month: July 2019

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These 8 Common Mistakes Are the Reason Your Makeup Doesn’t Look Flawless

Sometimes the smallest adjustments can make the biggest difference to the overall look of your makeup. I see a lot of common mistakes that people don’t usually realize they’re making- but they’re so quick & easy to fix! So I’m here to save the day & help you learn how to make some simple changes to finally get that flawless full face of makeup you’ve been wanting. To learn all my in depth tips & tricks for flawless makeup application, you can listen to this podcast episode and then watch this video: Mistake #1: Skipping Eyeshadow Primer Part of my soul dies every time I watch someone put on eyeshadow without applying a lid primer first. It’s quick & simple af so there’s no excuse for skipping this step! Eyeshadow primer is an absolute must if you want pigmented, blendable eyeshadow that lasts for hours. Two of my favorites: Too Faced Shadow Insurance & MAC Pro Longwear Paint Pots. Mistake #2: Using You Darkest Eyeshadow First This is a recipe for disaster. Laying down dark …

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4 Meal Prepping Tips & Tricks for Your Crazy Busy 9-5 Life

“Meal Prepping” is one of those health and fitness phrases I try to completely avoid. I feel like it’s associated with making a crap ton of boring ingredients on a Sunday, keeping them in containers in the fridge all week, and being thoroughly grossed out by your slimy chicken and veggies by the time your lunch break on Wednesday rolls around. So if you can’t tell by that sentence…. I don’t “meal prep” in the traditional sense. It takes the fun out of healthy eating for me! BUT I also know that when you’re crazy busy working a full time job, the last thing you want to do is spend hours shopping, cooking and worrying about your meals each week. So here are all of my tips and tricks for grocery shopping and preparing healthy meals in a quick, easy, and less expensive way: Never Come to Work Empty Handed The easiest way to prevent yourself from diving into the donuts your coworker brought in for breakfast or choosing that last minute unhealthy lunch option …

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My MAC Lipstick Collection- Swatches of 16 To Die For Shades

MAC Lipsticks are just that lipstick. Guaranteed pretty colors, opaque pigmentation & comfortable wear. Even though I know they’re all amazing, I try to be picky and purchase shades I know I’ll want to wear over and over. Otherwise…. I’d have every shade in the entire range by now (you know I’m not exaggerating). Picking out the right lipstick for you can be tricky. I am obsessed with looking at swatches before I decide on a new shade, so I thought I’d share swatches of my current MAC Lipstick collection to help you narrow down your hunt! To see more lip swatches, check out this blog post of swatches of my entire ColourPop Ultra Satin Liquid Lipstick collection. To see my entire makeup collection, watch this YouTube video: Yash Light Neutral Nude (Matte) Modesty Neutral Pink (Cremesheen) Viva Glam V Beige Mauvey Pink (Satin) Creme De La Femme Mettalic Purpley Pink (Frost) Velvet Teddy Warm Toned Pink (Matte) Half N Half Light Beigey Pink Spirit Pinky Beige Brown (Satin) Hot Gossip Bright Light Pink (Cremesheen) …

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Want Glowy, Youthful Skin? The 4 Products You’re Missing In Your Skincare Routine

Skincare can be overwhelming af. First we think we’re doing good because we finally added an eye cream to our routine, next we’re reading that we should be doing 10 step routines twice a day or we’re going to look like we’re 80 in 5 years? I can barely keep up. Thankfully you have me to do the research for you and help cut through all the bs out there. Watch my most up to date Skincare Collection & Routine here: Listen to my Skincare Podcasts: Skincare 101 Acne 101 Anti-Aging Tips & Tricks Of course, skincare routines are going to be slightly different for everybody depending on your specific skincare concerns. But I think I can speak for most people when I say we all want skin that makes us look like we’re glowing from within, right? So what products do you need to use to get healthy, glowy, youthful skin? Vitamin A Vitamin C Moisturizer Serum Vitamin A Vitamin A is crucial for the health of your skin for MANY reasons. But when …