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5 Best Eyeshadows for Spring

Spring is trying to break through the grips of winter around here which means we are all changing up our makeup color schemes. Spring is the perfect time to brighten up our looks. Today, we will quickly share with you our top 5 favorite eyeshadows for spring. Eyeshadow during the daytime in Spring is often optional as we are mainly focusing on our skin and lip color so we can quickly head out the door to play outside. But, eyeshadow doesn’t have to be hard. We often think about having to pick at least two colors and blend expertly to […]

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Vegan/Cruelty-Free: Contour + Blush Routine ft. Hourglass & Anastasia BH (plus Organic Dupes!)

Hi, everyone! We are continuing our new “vegan and cruelty-Free” makeup series with a contour and blush routine. I absolutely love contouring and blush so much. They are the two items I tend to collect or hoard the most when I purchase cosmetics. Today, we are featuring Anastasia Beverly Hills and Hourglass Cosmetics. Did you know they were vegan and cruelty-free?! At the end of the video, I will be sharing with you tons of organic/natural dupes if you prefer more plant-based ingredients. I’ve also listed times for each section that is in the description box of the video. I’d […]

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Bright Spring Inspired Makeup Tutorial

For most of you, can you feel that new zing in the air? If so, then guess what? Spring is finally here! Spring is very short lived in my neck of the woods. It quickly goes from allergies to heat stroke, all within two months. But, I still love the warmer weather full of sunkissed skin, bright lipstick and if you live in the south, big hair. Anyway, one season at a time. I’m here to show you my favorite spring-time look. As always, I gravitate towards letting my natural skin shine through and just complimenting my face with a […]

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Spring Green Beauty Spruce Up

Spring is around the corner and it’s time for a spring beauty spruce up with the freshest green beauty products in all the land. We love, love Spring so much! The colors, time to open the windows to get fresh air in, it’s when life starts to bloom, animals start dating, and everything just starts to feel fresh, full of zest. Here are some of our current favorites that are giving us life as we start to come out of the dead of winter.   Foundation If you’re lucky enough to have a great complexion and clear skin, then you […]

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Fresh Spring Inspired Makeup Tutorial

Happy almost Spring everyone! I wanted to create a fresh, glowing Spring makeup look that’s quick and easy so you can go out and enjoy everything coming back to life outside again. When I think of a Spring makeup I automatically gravitate towards the peach tones. So, of course, I had to use them everywhere for this look. Skincare Prep I always prep my skin with some type of moisturizer or serum before I apply my foundation. For this look, I used Roccoco Botanicals Milk Repair then I applied Hynt Beauty Sun Prep. I never go a day without applying […]

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Green-Go-To’s: Monthly Favorites!

Here are my Green-go-to monthly beauty favorites that are now live on YouTube. We are featuring Bite Beauty, Nails Inc, Pixi Beauty, Paris Honore Official, and Dry Bar! I feel like I’ve been reaching for these products for the entire month and it’s keeping my makeup days really efficient so far. I can’t get enough of Bite Beauty right now! I’m obsessed with their entire line!! I’d love to know what your current monthly favorites are and if there’s anything you think I REALLY need to try!! I hope you enjoy my Youtube review of all my favorites!     […]

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GREEN BEAUTY MAKEUP STARTER KIT!

Here is my updated 2017 Green Beauty Makeup Starter Kit video that is now live on YouTube. A lot of products won’t surprise you because you know my love for neutral eyeshadows, but I’ve also included some newly discovered favorites. Green Beauty is evolving with so many new products that have come out in the past year that it can get overwhelming as to where to begin. I really hope this helps you in putting together your first green beauty starter kit and that you enjoy the video as it’s also NOT an hour long, as usual. I would love […]

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Fast & Easy Beauty

Fast and easy makeup is what we all yearn for when we have busy lives. Especially when you become a mom, beauty takes a backseat to everything else! We often don’t get to shower or eat like normal people, let alone slowly blend in our eyeshadows. However, feeling pretty is still essential. We were once women before we became selfless moms who cared about how we looked. None of that is dead now that we have little lives to worry about. So, I’m here to share some of my daily beauty staples. I keep it very simple by using products […]

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Guide to Brow Care

Many of you have heard that your eyebrows frame your face and that is absolutely true. Not only can well-groomed brows wake up a tired face, they can also be the feature everyone will be fawning over. A pair of naturally shaped brows is all the rave now. Remember, eyebrows should be sisters, not twins, thus it’s about time we move on from the “Insta-brows”. While there are so many brow tips & hacks on the web, here are the ones you should really be following.   Don’t Over Pluck Ladies, the 90s are long gone, and we aren’t after […]

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Brand Spotlight: You Skincare

We are so excited to do a brand spotlight with You Skincare. Amy is the creator behind this line that was born out of her struggles with acne. Through research, dedication, and motivation, she was able to create products that not only improved her skin but others who struggle with any skin issues. Because Amy is a biologist, she took stringent measures to carefully research her product line and in part, that’s why it is so amazing. The other part of why this line is effective and beautifully made is because Amy is so warm-natured, passionate, and puts her heart […]