Henry David Thoreau said, “It’s not enough to be busy; so are the ants. The question is: what are we busy about? For the better part of my life, I felt like I had nothing to be busy about. During the summer before ninth grade, I was diagnosed with chronic depression. I vividly remember my … Continue reading What Being a Creator Means to Me
As January comes to an end (finally), I thought I would gather some of the new makeup and skincare products that have made their way into my “top shelf.” Origins Original Skin Pore Perfecting Cooling Primer Almost like skincare and makeup in one, Origin’s new primer in their Original Skin™ line does all the skin prep … Continue reading The January Edit | New Makeup & Skincare Additions
In light of my return to blogging, I wanted to share some of my favorite beauty bloggers that continue to inspire me in the writing, photography and layout of their content. BEAUTY BY KELSEY Kelsey of Beauty by Kelsey, or @dadmunk on Instagram, consistently amazes me with the quality of both her Instagram and blog content. As … Continue reading Beauty Blogs to Read in 2018
The new year always brings new beauty, and there have been quite a few releases that have caught my eye. I’m still trying to be more intentional (read: less impulsive) with what – and how much – I buy this year, but I figured compiling my wishlist would be cathartic enough at no cost to my wallet. … Continue reading New Year, New Beauty | What’s On My Wishlist?
There’s no denying that efforts have been slacking in the blogging department since the summer of 2017 came to an end. Drowning in a full-time class schedule mingled with a part-time work schedule, all while focusing my side energy solely on my YouTube channel, I have pushed any blog upkeep to the bottom of my … Continue reading A Roundup of My 2017 Makeup Favorites
In these past couple months I’ve been focusing a lot more on my skin, especially since it’s been acting up lately. Redness and texture and acne – oh my! That’s how it goes, right? I’ve been trying to going back to basics to figure out which products will make me look and feel my best. … Continue reading New Additions to My Skincare Lineup
Glossier has slowly but surely become one of my favorite brands within the past few months, so much so that they took notice and I am now one of their brand reps (inner me is screeching while typing this). Glossier is one of those brands that focus on embracing the natural, finding confidence down to … Continue reading My Top Picks From Glossier