Category Archives: Budget

My Vanity | Set up, Storage & Organization ( + GIVEAWAY!)


creative writing spring season The past few weeks have been super busy with moving into another new apartment (long story…check out this blog post for details). Throughout the hustle and bustle, I have slowly accumulated the magical items to complete my dream vanity. When I set out on this epic quest I didn’t realize how difficult it would be […]

Just Hit Shelves | Drugstore Edition


spacebattles creative writing fragmentation Like a makeup ninja, I prowled through the cosmetic section of Target the other day to scout out the latest products and get the 411 on the newest beauty items. Not gonna lie, I definitely felt like that awkward person you might spot during the occasional outing who talks to themselves while stroking their cat […]

L’Oreal Colour Riche Collection Privée Lipsticks | Review + Swatches


scholarship essay for business school After a long absence from the majestical aisles of any drugstore, I finally stepped into my local Walgreens to refill on my favorite Revlon ColorStay Whipped Foundation. My eyes only glanced at the section next to me for a second when I spotted a display for the L’Oreal Collection Privee lipsticks. I have been patiently […]

Drugstore Lipsticks I’ve Been Loving This Spring


These past few months of spring I have really been loving a few shades in particular concerning drugstore lippies. The shade of lipstick I wear is really dependent on the mood I’m touting that day. Soft nudes and springy pinks for days I want to feel pretty and feminine and bright corals, hot pinks and […]

Apply Makeup Like a Pro: Makeup Brushes You Need in Your Life


As a makeup artist and beauty lover, I love trying out all different brands and kinds of brushes. I have found some great ones through trial and error and I can say without doubt that these are my most used, tried-and-true brushes. All of these blend out product beautifully and have little to no shedding. […]

Top 5 Favorite Drug Store Concealers


With summer coming to a close and early morning wakeup calls looming near, it’s time to arm ourselves with concealer for impending dark circles of doom and raging stress-induced blemishes. Finding a great concealer at the drugstore that brightens, conceals and stays put can seem almost like an urban myth to some. As a makeup […]