"If you are not willing to risk the usual, you will have to settle for the ordinary" -Jim Rohn Hello my lovelies! In case you guys missed it and don't follow me on my other social media (you should though), I recently got a new desk and revamped the entire area. This may… Continue reading Firecracker Eye Tutorial
"A smart man only believes half of what he hears, a wise man knows which half" -Jeff Cooper Hello my lovelies! Good news guys, Tarte finally decided to do us all a favor and invent black people! Ok but really, Tarte fucked up here. I said what I said and I'm not sorry about it. Why should… Continue reading Let’s Talk About Tarte: On Why Being Socially Conscious is a Benefit to the Beauty Community
"The best preparation for tomorrow is doing your best today" -H. Jackson Brown Jr. Hello my lovelies! This is the eye look that I came up with in my previous First Impressions post, and I figured I would share it with you guys since I think it turned out well! As… Continue reading Trying New Shit Vol. 3: The Eyes
"As for the future, it remains unwritten. Anything can happen, and often we are wrong. The best we can do with the future is prepare and savor the possibilities of what can be done in the present" -Todd Kashdan Hello my lovelies! It's another "Trying New Shit" post! I know that I posted… Continue reading Trying New Shit Vol. 3: Grungerific
"I will not be another flower, picked for my beauty and left to die. I will be wild, difficult to find, and impossible to forget" -Erin Van Vuren Hello my lovelies! I KNOW. IT'S PINK. LET ME LIVE. My relationship with pink is actually a really intense love/hate story. My childhood was… Continue reading OOTD: Casual Fishnets
"Life is really simple, but we insist on making it complicated" -Confucius Hello my lovelies! As many of you have probably noticed, I really like makeup. I think it's fun, interesting, and a great creative outlet for those of us who don't seem traditionally artistic. At the same time, I think there's a… Continue reading Full Face Using the Least Amount of Makeup Possible.
"Sometimes our light goes out, but is blown again into instant flame by an encounter with another human being" -Albert Schweitzer Hello my lovelies! I decided to start a new series alongside my monthly Digs and Duds: Empties. While this style of blog post will be more infrequent than my monthly favorites posts,… Continue reading December Empties: Would I Repurchase?
"You don't need another human being to make your life complete, but let's be honest. Having your wounds kissed by someone who doesn't see them as disasters in your soul, but cracks to put their love into, is the most calming thing in this world" -Emery Allen Hello my lovelies! I know… Continue reading Be My Valentine Eye Tutorial
"You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream" -C.S Lewis Hello my lovelies! If you guys haven't noticed, I am trying very hard to find ways to make glitter work for me. As someone with very deep set eyes, getting glitter to stick to my… Continue reading Lilac Eyes: What I Actually Wore for NYE
"A Journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step" -Chinese Proverb Hello my lovelies! I could not be more excited for this New Year. My family decided to gift smaller presents during Christmas this year, in exchange for a 3 day getaway to a water park resort in the… Continue reading Dark and Smokey NYE Eye Tutorial