Category Archives: BEAUTY

Dry, flaky skin? How to have beautiful, dewy skin

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          During the summer months, skin can get dry, itchy, and flaky. It’s never nice to put on your makeup or put on a cute skirt and feel and see dry patches like the dry soil of the Sahara Desert all over your skin.           Like in my previous […]

GOSH Cosmetics: small London haul (review & swatch)

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          As I have been in London for quite a long time now, I have had the chance to explore and pop into many of the popular English drugstores (like Boots, Superdrug, etc.) and check out brands that are sold in the UK and Europe but not in America. As you […]

Say “Goodbye” to Oily Skin: How to combat oil and shine

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         Oily skin is frustrating, annoying, and… as we all know, not usually the most attractive look. With summer and the heat, this common problem is made even worse. Your makeup looks great in the morning and then resembles a slip-n’-slide at the end of the day.  But fret not my oily friends, […]

Nail of the Day: Blooboo by Model’s Own

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Today’s NOTD is the color Blooboo by Model’s Own. It is a bright, milky light-blue nail polish. I really like the color because it is soft and feminine like a more pastel color but is just as bright and eye-catching as a more neon color. Blooboo by Model’s Own This nail polish is actually a […]

Celebrity Beauty Icon: Blake Lively

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So when I saw all of the recent pictures of “Gossip Girl” star, Blake Lively, at the premier of the new movie “Savages” in magazines and on the internet, my jaw dropped. Yeah, right?!? Stunning. Not only does she look absolutely gorgeous, she looks elegant and classy. This picture is a perfect example of how […]

Benefit “Hello Flawless!” Oxygen Wow Brightening Foundation: Review and Swatch

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“Hello Flawless!” Oxygen Wow Brightening Foundation is Benefit’s new foundation that was released for this summer. While I was in France, I ran out of my holy grail drugstore foundation (Revlon Colorstay) and so I decided to switch it up a bit and choose a foundation from a brand that I don’t typically buy too […]