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How to: Rose Gold Smokey Eye on Hooded Eyes

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Out of all the colors of the rainbow, my favorite color is rose gold <3 (technically not a color in the rainbow, but you get the gist) I decided I wanted to show you how I got this rose gold smokey eye from the other day and share some eye makeup tips for hooded eyes.   1. Apply neutral crease color To start, apply any neutral color in the crease to act as a transition color. Hooded eyes have less lid space, so the trick with hooded eyes is to apply your crease color above your crease. This ensures your shadows don’t disappear as soon as you open your eyes. You only want color to be applied around the outer v, so make sure to sharpen the line by applying tape or using a…

10 Hair Hacks, Tips and Tricks You Need to Know

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My hair journey has been.. a journey. In the last several years I’ve learned so much about my hair and what tricks work and don’t work. I’m at a point where I am happy with the routine and the overall health of my hair (despite the constant coloring of it). So if you want to know how I do it, here are my 10 life-changing HAIR TIPS, TRICKS AND HACKS that I can’t live without! 1. Air Dry is a Must Credit to: Maskcara Air drying is really the best way to give your hair an opportunity to breath. Things like constant coloring and heating will over process your hair and it will eventually turn into a hot mess (literally). Since I have thick hair, I usually take showers at night. I towel dry…

How to Take Your Makeup from Day to Night

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Hi friends! I don’t know about you, but I always tend to run out of the house on weekday mornings with only 5 minutes to spare. And if I have a presentation at work or want to go out after work, I feel so unpolished and unprepared to tackle the day. We’ve all been there, so here are my quick and easy tips take your look from day to night! Products Mentioned in video: Q-Tips Cotton Swabs NYX Suede Lip liner in Whipped Caviar Maybelline Lash Sensational mascara Lancome BIG mascara Ardell Demi Wispies Lashes Nicole Guerriero x ABH Glow Kit (limited edition & out of stock, but the original glow kit is just as good!) Maybelline SuperStay Better Skin Too Faced Chocolate Soleil Matte Bronzer Essence Waterproof Eyeliner Laura Mercier Translucent powder YSL…

What’s in my Travel Makeup Bag?

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With summer comes vacations and with vacations come packing, traveling, and lots of sun exposure. I absolutely love reading these types of posts because I love getting to know what other people pack when they travel! If you’d like to know what I usually pack on vacations to keep my makeup and skin 100%, please keep reading! Skincare Out of all the steps in my travel makeup bag, I think this is the most important step. It is so critical to take care of your skin, especially when you are traveling. Inside a plane with recycled air for hours, commuting by car, and a blazing hot sun is a recipe for skin disaster. Whenever traveling, I always make sure to have enough hydration and sun protection. I really like masks focused on hydration since…

Makeup Tips for Glasses

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Sometimes I’m not feeling contacts and pop on a pair of glasses, especially on Mondays. Some people may think glasses look geeky on them (I sure did up until university), but glasses are actually cute AF and there a loads of cute glasses in the market! If you want to know my tips on all-day chic for glasses-wearers, please keep reading! Disclaimer: You can follow these if you want to, but you don’t have to do all these steps. By all means, you don’t even have to wear makeup to make your glasses look awesome. These are just the tips I use to make my glasses look even better! Test out your glasses Before applying makeup I would test out a couple frames and see how it frames your face. Each pair of glasses have different…

BE A GLAM GRAD: Tips for LONG-LASTING MAKEUP

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Summer has finally come and graduation season is here! This is your time to celebrate for all the sweat, tears, and hard work you put into your academics. Whether it’s your high school or college graduation ceremony, we ALL know that this is an all day event and there is no time for our makeup to PLAY us! Here are my five tips to make YOUR special day makeup last all day! Layer Makeup My number one tip for long lasting is to layer your makeup. If you use any liquid face products, make sure to set it with a setting powder or foundation powder so it doesn’t slide off throughout the day. If you want your highlight to last all day, try using a cream or liquid highlighter first and set with a powder highlighter.…