SKINCARE + BEAUTY

How to Start a Skincare Routine for Beginners

When it comes to skincare, there isn’t a universal truth. In fact, estheticians, dermatologists, and other…

6 BEST NAIL COLORS FOR EVERY SKINTONE

By popular request, I’m finally putting together my guide on the best nail polishes for every season. This started off as a summer guide, but I realized I wear one of these 6 shades year-round. So whether you are looking for a neutral nail polish guide, a summer nail polish lookbook, or an “IT” girl nail polish bible – here are my top picks!

How To Maintain & Groom Your Brows At Home

Whether it’s an apocalyptic pandemic or an impossibly busy schedule, we’ve all gotten to the…

What The Heck is Micellar Water – & How Do You Use It

After my post on Why Makeup Wipes Are The Devil, I got so many questions…

6 Natural (& Effective) Ways to Hydrate Your Skin Almost Instantly

For as long as I can remember, I’ve always had chronically dry skin. In fact, I have vivid memories of me lying next to my mom and sister watching fantastic 90s rom-coms in bed like Runaway Bride and Miss Congeniality and my mom would use the tip of her long nails and carefully draw the letters “D-R-Y” on my legs. I couldn’t feel it, but boy could I see it. My skin was always dry, and either I was too much of a teenager to do something about it or I just didn’t know what products I truly needed to use, until now…

SPF 101: Everything You Never Knew

We all know that sunscreen is important when it comes to actually being in the…

4 Things That Helped My Adult Acne Outbreaks

What is it about being an adult that makes the universe want to pile it…

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Hyaluronic Acid Sounds Scary, But Is It?

Per pretty much every chemistry class, rule #1 was no acids near the face. So be forewarned that this post is breaking that rule and you probably should too. Now, this doesn’t mean that you should casually crack open a beaker and drizzle it on your face – but you should look to learn more about certain acids that are good for the skin. . .

Don’t Buy More Skincare Until You Read This

Raise your hand if you’re a skincare junkie – just me? Okay fine, I’m a…

Why Makeup Wipes Are The Devil

Throughout my endless research on skincare two things have become alarming apparent: 1) You need to wear SPF every single day and 2) Makeup wipes are actually the devil. I’ve already covered why we need to double cleanse and this post is for the non-believers who think I’m being dramatic. Okay fine, I am a little bit – but it’s for a good cause! Here are 3 reasons why makeup wipes are the worst.