Category: Makeup

New and Rediscovered Beauty Favorites for Fall

I enjoy switching up my makeup products each season, but fall is arguably my favorite time to do so. Give me all the full coverage foundations, coppery eye shadows and moody lip colors! I’ve been getting quite a few questions about my makeup over on Instagram Stories, so I thought…

7 Makeup Must-Haves from Wet n Wild Beauty

Wet n Wild Beauty has become one of my favorite go-to drugstore makeup brands. From the crazy affordable prices to the stellar quality to the fact that it’s a cruelty-free brand, what’s not to love?! After recently writing about a couple stand-out products (see those posts here and here) and…

If You Have Oily Eyelids Try This $5 Eyeshadow Primer

If you’ve been reading my beauty posts for any length of time, then you know that the drugstore is my makeup jam. Particularly lately. (See my latest drugstore beauty posts here and here). With the amount of great beauty products at affordable prices these days, I don’t splurge on makeup…

The Best Drugstore Mascara That I’ve Ever Tried

I’m sure you know by now that I’m a big drugstore beauty gal. More so, I’m 100% a drugstore mascara user. I don’t think I’ve ever purchased a high-end mascara, with the exception of anything that has been sent/given to me. For a beauty product that should be replaced every…

The Best Mauve-Nude Lip Combo for Less Than $12

I don’t think that it’s any secret that lip products are my favorite beauty topic to discuss. You can see a couple recent related posts here and here. Lip products are what I experiment with and change up most in my beauty routine. And, since most of my lip products…

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  • “It’s no use going back to yesterday, because I was a different person then.” Alice, Alice in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll
@Disneyland is full of hidden scenes and little details. This area in particular, right around the corner from Fantasyland, was my favorite of them all! Maybe because we were there early before the crowds came pouring in, or maybe I was taking a moment to be nostalgic ... either way this was the first time in a few months that I felt happy and 100% myself. Perhaps that’s the magic of Disney that Walt always talked about.  #adultsatdisney #disneyland
Do you ever experience quiet moments of total content while on vacation, no matter where you are?
  • Catalina Island is nothing short of enchanting. ☀️ #catalinacasino #vacationmode #frommyview
  • California vacation part one: ☑️. Thanks for the magic, memories and OG nostalgia Disneyland! #adultsatdisney #toontown #wallsofdisney
  • I can’t stop obsessing over this book! It’s Behind-the-Music meets Almost Famous, and I had to constantly remind myself that I wasn’t reading an interview in Rolling Stone Magazine. I just love when a book comes around that makes me fall further in love with reading than I already am. Have you read it? What are you #currentlyreading? #bookworm #bookstagram
  • Today was a good day to have a great day. ☀️ #happy #thursdaythoughts
  • Thirty, flirty and thriving. 🎉 #thisis30