Category Archives: Beauty Basics

Beauty Sales, Deals, & Steals: August 4, 2014

End-of-summer sales have started. Enjoy the savings! 100% Pure: Free shipping over $50. Afterglow: 25% off Afterglow Vegan Professional Cosmetic Brushes plus free shipping through 8/27/14. BH Cosmetics: Extra 20% off the Forever Glam Palette. Use code FOREVER at checkout. … Continue reading

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My Favorite YouTube Beauty Resources

Where was YouTube when I was a teenager learning to use makeup?! There are so many resources from professional artists and bloggers on the site, it can be overwhelming. Here are a few of my favorites, who have great tips … Continue reading

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Fall 2014 Beauty Preview

Expect to hear the mournful cries of lipstick lovers this season. Autumn/winter 2014 is all about eyes. To really make eyes pop, other features get toned down–in most cases. Here are a few trends that appeared repeatedly on the AW14 … Continue reading

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A Trip to Sally Beauty Supply (and a Chance to Win a Giftcard)

I was recently asked to team up with Sally Beauty Supply. Since I’ve shopped there since I was a teenager, I jumped at the chance to partner with the brand. If you’re not familiar with Sally…you’ll want to be! The … Continue reading

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Memorial Day Weekend Sales: May 23, 2014

This is a big weekend for sales, so it’s worth checking out the list of sales below. If you score any deals, please share in the comments! Have a fabulous holiday weekend! AHALife: 15% off + free shipping on all … Continue reading

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Green Beauty Brands

I’ve received a lot of questions lately about whether certain “natural” products are truly safer. Due to the lax regulations on the industry, this whole issue is so confusing; you, as the consumer, really have to do your research to … Continue reading

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2014 Earth Day Beauty Finds

In honor of Earth Day, today I’m sharing some products that celebrate the spirit of the day by giving back to the environment or community. Purchasing these products will directly benefit specific environmental organizations, or help the environment in some … Continue reading

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Beauty Sales, Deals, & Steals: April 21, 2014

Lots of spring sales going on. Enjoy the savings! Beauty.com: Free Fiddlesticks Nail Lacquer with $30 purchase from butter LONDON. Through May 1, 2014. Purchase $30 or more in Dr. Dennis Gross products and receive an Age Erase Moisture for … Continue reading

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The Prettiest Packaging

Sometimes, you can judge a book by its cover. I’ve been finding so many beautifully-packaged products lately on Pinterest; what’s inside has to be as good as the outside! Here are some products that are worth splurging on purely for … Continue reading

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Valentine’s Day Beauty Treats

When I think of February, I think of hearts, red lips, and all things love. If this month has you in a lovey-dovey mood, here are some beauty products that will fit right in with your current state of mind … Continue reading

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