May and June 2020 Empties

 It’s been awhile since I’ve been here. And if I’m honest, it’s been really difficult to prioritize, or even be interested in beauty these days. Between coronavirus and the uprisings against police brutality and Black lives matter, plus a big move that I’m still in the middle of, it’s been difficult to focus on makeup.  … Continue reading May and June 2020 Empties

Roen Beauty Eyeshadow Palettes: Review and Swatches

I can’t believe it’s taken me this long to finally talk about Roen Beauty, which seems to be a brand that has taken off in the beauty world, and for good reason. The products and marketing convey a sense of effortless, cool cool girl shimmer, and the no-tools application make this an easy option for … Continue reading Roen Beauty Eyeshadow Palettes: Review and Swatches

Recent Empties – Skincare, Makeup, Hair, Body, and more

Like many of you probably are, being at home all the time has meant that I've been able take my time with my skincare and makeup routine. I have still been doing my full skin and makeup routine because it helps provide some routine and normalcy to my day, though no judgements here if you've … Continue reading Recent Empties – Skincare, Makeup, Hair, Body, and more

New Lipstick Roundup and Reviews: Bond no. 9, Burberry, Cle de Peau, Gucci, Sisley

How are we all doing these days? I know that as we’re passing one month of staying at home, it’s getting more difficult for me to stay motivated to keep up my daily routine and not just let the days completely blur together.  A couple weeks ago Saks Fifth Avenue was doing 25% off the … Continue reading New Lipstick Roundup and Reviews: Bond no. 9, Burberry, Cle de Peau, Gucci, Sisley

Chantacaille Hummingbird Collection: Review and Swatches

Chantecaille is one of those brands that doesn’t fall into the trap of releasing too many limited edition collections or releasing such limited stock that it becomes a crazy hunt to find products. The brand releases a few limited collections per year, and they are all wonderfully cohesive and edited, and each of them is … Continue reading Chantacaille Hummingbird Collection: Review and Swatches