30 August

MODERN DAY MARY KAY

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MODERN DAY MARY KAY

The first time I tried makeup, I was 11 or 12 years old and I attended a Mary Kay party with my mother. It was at my aunt’s house, a place as a kid I considered to be a mansion with all of its white furniture, curving staircase, and a catwalk. I don’t remember who […]

5 July

OLE HENRIKSEN SKINCARE REVIEW

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OLE HENRIKSEN SKINCARE REVIEW

My most recent Influenster box included several Ole Henriksen skincare products to try out, and I must say, I was pumped. Sometimes, the Influenster boxes can be a little lackluster, but these high-end products were a pleasant surprise. The four products I received were the trial sizes, and are approximately $60 worth of products to try […]

14 May

APRIL FAVORITES

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APRIL FAVORITES

I’m going to be honest. I barely remember April. I remember a lot of reading, a lot of studying, and so much writing that I developed carpal tunnel from using my laptop 10+ hours a day. However, here are some things that I can remember enjoying in the past month. The Patron St. of Ugly […]

2 April

MARCH FAVORITES

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MARCH FAVORITES

“Spring is nature’s way of saying ‘Let’s party!’” Robin Williams Since we live in the age of the Internet where probably half of what we’re reading is totally made up, I have no way of knowing that that quote is legitimate. However, I love Robin Williams and totally agree with his sentiments. As we transition […]

8 March

THE FIVE-PRODUCT FACE

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THE FIVE-PRODUCT FACE

These days, I have much more important things to do in the morning than worry about a lengthy makeup routine. I have long days (usually 10 hours, sometimes more), so I need my makeup to last, but not feel gross after a few hours. I have also found that my skin appreciates any effort to […]