21 April

TEACHER MAKEUP

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TEACHER MAKEUP

Since I’ve started teaching, I have found what makeup products work best for my long days at school. Also, I like to be able to do my makeup quickly and easily when I’m up so early. Six o’clock comes super early and I’m often putting makeup on with my eyes still half closed. I don’t […]

2 April

SPRING MAKEUP UPDATE

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SPRING MAKEUP UPDATE

As the season changes to a warmer one (thank goodness), it’s always a good idea to update your makeup routine. When spring rolls around, I like to really minimize my makeup routine to be easier, fresher and brighter. Of course, I love my vampy lipsticks and smoky eyes, but somehow those just don’t translate as […]

30 March

GYPSY OF THE MONTH: KRISTIN ESS

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GYPSY OF THE MONTH: KRISTIN ESS

This woman. I wish so much that she knew I existed. And yes, I’m fully aware of how creepy that sounds. I wish we were friends in real life and she could give me endless advice on hair and nails. I could repay her in advice about whiskey cocktails and skincare items. I started following […]

6 March

FIVE MINUTE DIY LIP SCRUB

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FIVE MINUTE DIY LIP SCRUB

My friend texted me the other day and said “KRQD, I need a homemade lip scrub recipe. Is that on your blog somewhere?” It is now, friend! This scrub is wonderful and literally took five minutes. Hence the name. You will need four ingredients: 1 tablespoon coconut oil 3 tablespoons sugar 1 teaspoon almond oil […]

5 March

EMPTIES NO. 2

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EMPTIES NO. 2

The empties box is overflowing, y’all. I’ve got lots to show and review. I’m really trying to use up what I have before buying more, which is really hard because I really want to shop. My Sephora wishlist is rapidly growing, so that might be why I’m really working through these products. Here’s what I […]