Category Archives: Beauty Basics

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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Holiday Gift Guide: Beauty Gift Sets

Got a beauty addict in your life? Your holiday shopping is wrapped up with this season’s stellar crop of beauty gift sets. Giving the perfect gift couldn’t be easier with these limited-edition sets, all packaged and ready for gifting! Too … Continue reading

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Life Lately

Life has gotten pretty crazy lately. With my wedding just a few weeks away, I’m knee-deep in planning, while also working full-time and trying to squeeze in a few spare minutes for blogging. I thought I’d give you a quick … Continue reading

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Pink Ribbon Beauty Products: 2014 Edition

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Each product mentioned in this post proudly supports the pink ribbon campaign, donating a portion of their October sales to charitable organizations. If you’d like to get behind the cause and help raise … Continue reading

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Beauty Sales, Deals, and Discounts: Sept. 26, 2014

Here is a quick roundup of this week’s best beauty sales. Beauty.com: Take $15 off orders of $75+, plus free shipping and samples . Get a FREE full-size False Eyelashes Plush Mascara with $50 Prescriptives order. Through 12/31/14. Get a … Continue reading

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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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