W3LL People Is Making Organic Makeup Egalitarian (aka Affordable) – Full Review

  W3LL People was founded in 2008 by a former NARS makeup artist/instructor, a marketing expert and a dermatologist. Everything is made with natural and organic ingredients with their signature component being aloe that soothes, hydrates and nourishes the skin, while Known harmful toxins, like parabens, sulfates, petrochemicals, and useless fillers have been left out.    As a girl who loves the visceral experience of luxury makeup, I was a little hesitant when the W3LL People products arrived at my doorstep via their PR rep. The plastic packaging leaves much to be desired IMO, but I do love that the packaging…
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Review : Susanne Kaufmann Line A – Anti-Aging Organic Skincare

There are moments in a beauty blogger’s life when you get the opportunity to test products that you otherwise would never be able to and all you can feel is gratitude. That’s how I felt testing these next products I’m going to review here. I’ve had the opportunity to test Susanne Kaufmann’s anti-aging Line A the past few months and it’s been such a treat because a) Susanne Kaufmann’s organic skincare is one of my favorite skincare brands (you guys know I never shut up about my love for her After Sun Gel!) and b) because these products are so…
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BTS: How I Shoot My Makeup Series Looks

Photography can feel daunting, but it can be fun too! And we all know how crucial it is to blogger/IG life.  When I first started my blog over a year ago, I had never used a DSLR before. My photography know-how was ZERO. Nilch. Nada. Zip. Non-existent. But with practice, patience and good ole’ Google, I’ve made some strides. Utilizing online platforms like lynda.com and youtube also helped guide me, but I am still figuring it all out as I go along just like you. The key is to play around with it, have fun, and listen to your inner…
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Rituel De Fille Ash & Ember Eye Soot Review + Makeup Looks

Product: Rituel De Fille Ash & Ember Eye Soot Why you’ll love them: I’ve said it time and again – I can’t be bothered with makeup: I need easy, foolproof, lazy-girl makeup. In my world, that means fingertip application and easy blendability, please. My eyeshadow brushes have collected a lot of dust, which is why these eyeshadows from nontoxic brand, Rituel de Fille, are perfect for me! They blend smooth with fingertips and allow for buildable depth. They don’t contain any waxes, so the shadows will never melt with the warmth of your skin, crease or fold!  The colors are…
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Celebrity Makeup Artist Julie Hewett’s Perfect Red Lipsticks

After interviewing celebrity makeup artist, Julie Hewett, about her panache for red lips, classic old Hollywood glamour, and tips for how to pick the best red lipstick –  I of course had to put her gorgeous red lipsticks – Belle, Femme, Rouge and Coco – to the test. Pros: Each lipstick is made with fast absorbing camellia oil that offers nourishment, hydration and produces a creamy texture. And Julie created each shade variant to fit each skin tone. I love how easy to apply the lipsticks are which I attribute to a) their easy glide and b) the perfect pointed shape.…
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