If you're on Instagram you've probably seen at least a few photos of shiny cheeked young women, standing in the sunlight, practically glowing. While many of these photos have been photoshopped to really emphasize that glow, there is an actual product they're using to create the effect: highlighter! No, not this: But, this: Today I'm … Continue reading Highlighter: The Extra Pop Your Makeup Routine Needs This Spring
Having the right tools can help you build upon your talent and help you better take advantage of the opportunities presented to you. I wouldn't be able to do as much as I currently do with my social media and influencer deals if not for these six apps that I use on an actual daily … Continue reading 6 Apps I Use On A Daily Basis
When I launched my makeup blogging on Instagram, I did so with reckless abandon. I didn't always know what I was doing, but I did make a few observations and sound judgements along the way. In continuation of my series on starting the influencer process, I want to talk about the first few months of … Continue reading Instagram Growth – An Introduction
It's been an awesome year for me and my makeup journey. I've learned a lot and I've gotten my hands on a lot of great products this year, so I wanted to take some time to tell you my 10 favorite products from 2017! 1. The Balm Cosmetics High Light N Con Tour Palette This … Continue reading My 10 Favorite Beauty Products of 2017
I LOVE mica pigments and powders. When I received my first Naked Cosmetics pigment in an Ipsy bag 6 months ago, I understood how amazing it was IMMEDIATELY. The versatility of pigments is mind blowing. I have realized however that not everyone feels comfortable using mica pigments; including established makeup artists and enthusiasts. If working … Continue reading Naked Cosmetics – A Crash Course In Working With Mica Pigments
A few months ago I was fortunate to be invited to a small Facebook support group for beauty bloggers. The idea behind this group was simple: share information about how to contact brands, share tips and advice about social media, and gain access to built-in engagement from real life people. These groups, or pods, are … Continue reading “I’m Not Here To Make Friends” Is Dumb & Why Collaboration Matters
I absolutely adore press-on nails. If you follow me on Instagram, you'll almost always see me with long nails! But, here's the thing: they're not natural and they're super easy! I used to get full acrylic sets done at salons on a regular basis, but there are so many things I do with my hands … Continue reading How-To: Press On Nails!