Category Archives: Beauty Basics

Fall 2015 Beauty Trends

I have such a soft spot for autumn beauty trends. I think they tend to be more inventive, creative, and a little more out-there than the spring trends. But the real draw is their versatility; you can take any of … Continue reading

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Nordstrom Anniversary Sale Picks

There are a few days left of Nordstrom’s Anniversary Sale. This is probably your best chance to score significant discounts on new fall pieces. There is tons of merchandise left online, in addition to what’s available in your local store. … Continue reading

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Blush Crush

I’m having a love affair with blush tones lately. Maybe it’s because the cherry blossoms have finally popped up here in Philly. Whatever the reason, shades of blush feel so right for spring, and I want to incorporate them in … Continue reading

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Earth Day Beauty 2015

In keeping with my Earth Day tradition, I’m sharing some products that celebrate the spirit of the day by being all natural. Some even give back to the environment or community. Purchasing these products will either safeguard your own health, … Continue reading

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Spring 2015 Beauty Trends

Usually, pastels saturate the spring looks. But on the runways, there were a few surprising twists this year–it wasn’t all rosy cheeks and pink lips. Take a look at some of the biggest trends this spring. You’ll more than likely … Continue reading

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Floral Fancy

Although we’re still steeped in the cold in Philly, spring has arrived (hopefully the weather will follow). I’ve been finding myself drawn to floral prints and the soft colors of petals lately. I wanted to share a little inspiration of … Continue reading

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Guest Post: The Best Beauty Apps for Your Smartphone

Today’s guest post was written by Gwen Lewis, a makeup artist based in Southern California. When you’re not at the salon or in front of your mirror, it doesn’t mean you can’t stay super stylish! Finding great beauty and style … Continue reading

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Makeup Must-Haves

There are items that every girl stocks in her makeup kit and buys repeatedly. They are the products that give us the exact look we love, the ones that make us feel beautiful, the ones that complete our kits. Here … Continue reading

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My Holiday Beauty Gift Guide on A Lovely Side Project

I’m guestblogging over at A Lovely Side Project today! I met Lauren when I was working at J.Crew one night last year. She asked for some help picking out a piece of jewelry for a giveaway she was hosting on … Continue reading

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Cyber Monday Deals

Cyber Monday is here and the Internet is on fire! Get shopping with these deals that will make it impossible to resist filling up your cart(s). Beauty, fashion, home — everything is here. These deals are all valid for today … Continue reading

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