Review: Maybelline Fit Me Loose Powder

Currently California is in the midst of a monster heat wave which, unfortunately for me, means that temperatures have reached record highs of 100+ degrees...to say "I'm melting," would be an understatement. So as you can imagine, I've been trying anything and everything to keep my makeup from melting off my face. One of those …

Current Favorites: Fall 2016 – Spring 2017

Hello, hello! Now that I'm officially back, let's talk beauty — shall we? Since it's been a hot minute, here's what I've been loving since I took my hiatus... Can you believe it's been a YEAR since I've done a favorites?! For now though, I'm just going to focus on makeup since I'm going to …

Life Update: She’s Back…

Where'd she go? Was there an alien abduction? Did she pack up to travel the world? Actually, she just rediscovered her love for Doritos... and maybe some other things too.

Review: Valentia Night Revive Retinol Serum

Hello beautifuls, I'm back with another review. I'm sorry to have had review posts back-to-back, but I'm doing my best to get the ball rolling on content again and I promise some variety will come shortly. Anyways, life has been nothing but busy and stressful, in both the best and worst ways, lately (see last …

Life Update: With Love From Me to You

An open letter to my blog on my second Blogaversary, for my readers. An explanation of where I've been and a few words of encouragement: My Dearest Blog, Happy Blogaversary. I'm sorry that I've been out of touch. Life's been much lately, though; always keeping me on my toes. It's your typical 20-something dilemma— balancing …

Review: Valentia Pure Glow Brightening Moisturizer

Hello Lovely Internet Friends! Fall may be in full swing out there for some of you, but out here in California it's basically still that transitional period between summer and autumn weather. This weather is the kind that keeps my combination skin in flux, much like the changing seasons, which means proper skincare is an absolute …

Lookbook: Zodiac Part III

Have you guys heard of all the controversy surrounding the 13th Zodiac Sign? To be honest, I feel like Ophiuchus isn't much of a sign and more like just another constellation, but to each their own. However, with all of the talk, I was reminded about this series that I forgot to put up during my hiatus. …

Review: Makeup Forever Artist Rouge Lipsticks

Hello again, my lovelies! It feels so good to be back in the swing of things. Today I have an exciting review because it feeds into one of my vices: lipstick. This probably comes as no surprise, being a beauty blogger, but I’m pretty sure that thus far lipsticks have become my number one collected …

Favorites: Summer 2016

Hey all! We're kicking off my welcome back with all of my Favorites from this past summer. I reviewed all of my beauty favorites in the video below so be sure to give it a watch to find out all of my opinions and keep reading to find out more about my lifestyle favorites. Beauty …

Life Update: A Triumphant Return

So, the big question: where have I been for the past few months? The short and simplest answer is: life. Life happened. And it continues to. The long answer is: somewhere where all 20-somethings eventually find themselves, I suppose; dealing with the reality that life didn't turn out like we expected and wondering what the hell to do …