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 …

Five Products: Summer Bases

Hello friends! It has been quite a while since I've put together a "Five Products" post, but I was inspired recently by lucieleannexo by her own Five Glowing Bases for Summer to create my own version. From tinted moisturizers, to BB creams, CCs, and everything in-between there's what can feel like an overwhelming amount of options. While …

Review: Maybelline Vivid Mattes Voxbox

Hello my darlings! I apologize again for the inconsistent content lately. If I'm going to be perfectly honest, I have been in a huge funk ever since I got back from vacation. From getting back into the swing of work schedules, readjusting to time differences, working things out in my personal life, and just the …

Review: Valentia Skincare

Hello my loves, I feel like I've been on the road for forever now; so long now that I can't remember the last time I sat down to write a blog post. I'm currently on the last leg of my travels for this month, saving the best part for last: two weeks of island hopping in …

Guest Post: Tea For Me

Hey all! Sorry for that the blog has been a mess lately; I was anticipating having even more guest bloggers to post for you while I was away, but unfortunately things did not go planned. Please enjoy another guest post from My Violet Delights now that some things have been straightened out. And thanks again to …

Product Comparison: Mint Glitter Polishes [Deborah Lippman vs. Revlon]

With summer kicking off and all of the traveling I've been doing recently, I thought I'd share my perfect summer polish to wear on my nails. I wanted something fun, but also long lasting. The particular shade I picked was my obviously favorite mint green but filled with flecks of glitter, as the texture and formula …