A New Staple – Eve Lom’s Gel Balm Cleanser

A New Staple – Eve Lom’s Gel Balm Cleanser

I absolutely love trying new beauty products—seriuosly you should see my bedroom. But while experimenting with new lipsticks and eyeshadow palettes are fun, I’m always a little hesitant when it comes to trying new facial cleansers. Skincare is such a tricky...
June Ipsy Bag

June Ipsy Bag

My June Ipsy Bag this month did not disappoint! I really liked all of the products in this one. I’ve discovered some of my favorite brands from Ipsy over the past couple of years, like The Blam and Trust Fund Beauty, and I received a few of their products again...
Introducing L’Oréal Paris Extraordinary Clay Hair Products

Introducing L’Oréal Paris Extraordinary Clay Hair Products

L’Oréal Paris Hair Expert is revolutionizing hair care with their New Extraordinary Clay products! This new three part process, which includes a hair mask, shampoo and conditioner, is changing the way you wash your hair forever. And the best part is, it hardly...
September Ipsy Glam Bag Product Review

September Ipsy Glam Bag Product Review

It’s a dreary, rainy day here in New York. We are just getting the rainy side effects of Hurricane Matthew. My thoughts and prayers go out to everyone affected by the storm and I hope things are well with you all. Since I’m stuck inside on this gloomy...
Influenster VoxBox Endless Summer

Influenster VoxBox Endless Summer

Although summer has ended, my Endless Summer VoxBox from Influenster is keeping it alive. In the summer I tend to neglect my health and beauty routine a little bit more. Since I don’t have a set schedule, I often find myself skipping my nighttime beauty regimen...
Ipsy Glam Bags – Rebel

Ipsy Glam Bags – Rebel

I still want to share with you all the amazing products I received in one of my Ipsy glam bags over the summer. I’m embarrassed that it is now almost October and I’m just getting around to writing this but as you know, I get super behind on blogging every...
What’s in my August Ipsy Bag

What’s in my August Ipsy Bag

It’s been months since I’ve had to buy makeup because I have enough Ipsy products to last me a lifetime. I can’t say it enough, Ipsy is such a bargain! For only $10.00 a month, I receive some amazing, quality products! I’ve discovered brands I...
Ipsy Product Review, Finally

Ipsy Product Review, Finally

I’m embarrassed to say these are the products I received in my February ipsy bag. I got a little (a lot) behind schedule and completely forgot to review these products for you so here it goes! Theorie Argan Oil Ultimate Reform Hair Serum If you didn’t...
COVERGIRL Super Sizer Fibers by LashBlash Mascara

COVERGIRL Super Sizer Fibers by LashBlash Mascara

In the summer I keep my makeup to a minimum. With the temperatures high, the last thing I want is a full face of heavy makeup. That being said, my go-to summer makeup is always a lightweight tinted BB Cream, like Physicians Formula, a lip product and mascara. Every...
Ipsy Makeup Haul

Ipsy Makeup Haul

Formula X The Colors Nail Polish in Revved Up A great color for a night out! Formula X in Revved Up is an elegant neutral in a light bronzey shimmery color. This shade is sure to get your mani some attention. With just enough sparkle that doesn’t come off as too...
St. Ives Live Radiantly VoxBox from Influenster

St. Ives Live Radiantly VoxBox from Influenster

The St. Ives Nourished & Smooth Oatmeal Body Scrub and Nourish & Soothe Oatmeal Shea Butter Body Lotion help me live radiantly by taking care of my skin! I love St. Ives because they are natural, dermatologist tested and paraben free. I like to know the...
Ipsy Makeup Haul Part 1

Ipsy Makeup Haul Part 1

I will get back to blogging regularly, I promise! This semester has been nuts! I hardly have time to sleep but it’s almost over and I will make the time for it again (the sleep and the blogging). If you remember, I signed up for Ipsy monthly glam bags back in...
January Ipsy Glam Bag

January Ipsy Glam Bag

I haven’t done an Ipsy Glam Bag reveal in a while! I promise I will catch up and show the ones from November and December, because they had some really great products in them. To start with though, I’m going to pick right up with January’s bag! Skyn...
NYX Bronzer & e.l.f. Palettes

NYX Bronzer & e.l.f. Palettes

I’m so excited to share with you guys my most recent beauty buys! NYX and e.l.f. are both amazing companies that are super affordable. They’re cruelty free and have a large variety of products to play with. e.l.f. just opened a new store in the mall by my...
September ipsy Bag

September ipsy Bag

 Face Fashion Glam Bag I didn’t think it was possible, but I love my September Glam Bag even more than my August one! The products I received this month are amazing. ACURE Brightening Facial Scrub Right off the bat I love this product because it’s vegan...
Airbrush Legs by Sally Hansen

Airbrush Legs by Sally Hansen

Perfectly smooth, perfectly tan, legs in a matter of minutes! Seems too good to be true, I know. If you’re like me, you feel your best when you’re tan. But tan skin is seasonal, not to mention a bit risky. There are so many self-tanning products on the...
Physicians Formula Cosmetics

Physicians Formula Cosmetics

Switching over to cruelty-free cosmetics was actually a really simple transition for me! It’s amazing how many awesome, friendly companies are out there! One brand I’m really loving is Physicians Formula! They have such a wide variety of products in so...
August Prep School Ipsy Bag

August Prep School Ipsy Bag

Ah! My first Ipsy bag! Prep School August Bag I’ve added another thing into my life to look forward to: a monthly glam bag subscription! At first I couldn’t decide which beauty bag I wanted. But for only $10 a month, I couldn’t be happier with my...
Argan Oil Hair Treatment

Argan Oil Hair Treatment

If I had to pick one hair treatment spray, leave in conditioner, or hydrating spray to use in my hair for the rest of my life, I would choose Agadir Argan Oil Spray Treatment. Not only does it smell amazing, it has seriously beneficial effects on your hair. I’ve...
Cruelty-Free Summer Make Up

Cruelty-Free Summer Make Up

I posted a little while ago about switching over to friendly, cruelty-free make up in this post! I’m so excited that I found a few really great products my first try. On top of switching to cruelty-free make up, I also switched to more summery shades. I’m...
Nair Brazilian Spa Clay Shower Power Cream

Nair Brazilian Spa Clay Shower Power Cream

With my first year of college completed, my break started mid May. Other than working, I have zero responsibilities to worry about and it feels amazing! I’ve been able to focus on my blog, redecorating my room, spending time with friends and family, and going to...
Going Cruelty-Free

Going Cruelty-Free

The Start of my Cruelty-Free Beauty Journey I honestly don’t know what took me so long, but I’m finally switching to cruelty-free cosmetics!  I have considered the idea before. After doing some random poking around one afternoon, I decided this was...
Limited Edition Kabuki Brush Set

Limited Edition Kabuki Brush Set

How cute are these mini brushes?! I’m so happy I discovered EcoTools! The quality of these Limited Edition Kabuki Brushes, for their affordable price, makes them a steal. EcoTools has a ton of affordable, nice brushes online. What I really love about them is...
Softlips Cube 5 in 1 Lip Care

Softlips Cube 5 in 1 Lip Care

  Even though I received this product complimentary of Influenster for testing purposes, the following opinions are 100% my own. I discovered Softlips Cube 5 in 1 Lip Care just in time for summer! First, how neat is its ice cube looking design! I love the rounded...
St. Ives #LiveRadiantly

St. Ives #LiveRadiantly

Live Radiantly  I love to use exfoliating face scrubs however, I recently learned that they aren’t good for the environment.  You may not realize this, but those little scrubbing micro-beads are made of plastic. They eventually make their way out into the ocean...
Campus VoxBox: Influenster

Campus VoxBox: Influenster

I was so excited when I got an email from Influenster this month, telling me I would be getting another VoxBox! If you didn’t see my first VoxBox reveal, you should definitely check it out! What I really love about Influenster is that each of their boxes...
Sock Buns & Liquid Eyeliner

Sock Buns & Liquid Eyeliner

I’m a big believer that you can have a casual sock bun. I agree that sock buns do make a look more polished, but you can wear them every day. Really, sock buns are a great go-to hairstyle if you’re having a bad hair day.   Style tip: To avoid looking like...
Rimmel London Eyeliner and Eye Make Up Remover

Rimmel London Eyeliner and Eye Make Up Remover

I always have a problem with my eyeliner wearing off after a few hours. Nothing is more annoying than leaving with your make up looking one way and returning home looking another. And then there is the daunting issue of having to scrub your eye make up off at the end...
Frosty VoxBox

Frosty VoxBox

I received the Frosty VoxBox from Influenster full of awesome products from ecoTools, Rimmel London, NYC New York City Color, McCormick Gourmet, Celestial Seasonings, Boots No7, and Fruit Vines. The box includes: ecoTools Sleek + Shine Finisher Brush Rimmel London...
7 Rainy Day Hairstyles

7 Rainy Day Hairstyles

As if waking up early and making yourself look presentable for class wasn’t hard enough, add rain to the mix and you get the undeniable urge to just throw your hair up in a ponytail and call it a day. Check out these seven quick and easy hairstyles that will turn...
My Skincare Routine

My Skincare Routine

Morning I wash my face with Biore Deep Pore Charcoal Cleanser. It removes all the oil that I wake up with on my face. Night Before bed or in the shower I wash my face with Neutrogena Acne Stress Control Power-Clear Scrub. It scrubs the dirt, oil, and make up off my...
Environment Related Breakouts

Environment Related Breakouts

This September I started my Freshman year at Hofstra University. For those of you who don’t know Hofstra is located in Long Island, NY, 30 miles outside of NYC. I love absolutely everything about my school, my skin on the other hand, does not. The whole month of...
Lashes You Can’t Get at the Drugstore

Lashes You Can’t Get at the Drugstore

I believe the first thing people notice when they meet you is your eyes. With that said, accentuating them is important. Sure there are plenty of mascaras that can give you full, mile long lashes, but not quite like this. I give you, Younique Moodstruck 3D Fiber...
Mani Monday!

Mani Monday!

Purple sparkly ombré. Paint nails with a purple base coat, then add sparkles sparingly. Wipe off a lot of the sparkles on the brush the first time around then go back and repeat with more sparkles until you reach the desired...
Mani Monday!

Mani Monday!

End of summer nails. I figured I’d do something summery one last time before the season official changed. Use a ball-point tool to make dots to form the...
Mani Monday! School Spirit

Mani Monday! School Spirit

In spirit of move in day and Welcome Week here at Hofstra University! Sorry this was posted a little late, i’ve been super busy! How To: Get perfect diagonal strips Paint your nails a base coat, preferable lighter than the second color you’re using Let...
Mani Monday

Mani Monday

Summer is coming to a wrap so here are my last summer theme nails for this...

Do NOT Pluck Your Eyebrows to Death

There is an epidemic going on and it needs to stop. Drop your tweezers and back away slowly. For whatever reason girls are tweezing and waxing away their eyebrows into thin little sharpie lines. Eyebrows are friends and we need to stop plucking them into oblivion....

Flashback to Last Year’s Prom

With it being prom season and my own Senior prom being only a few days away I figured I would post about my Junior prom (since I wan’t really blogging last year I never posted it). My Junior prom dress blew everyone away, including myself. Sequins are truly a...

Nails Out of This World!

Galaxy nails! They turned out to be so easy and super cool looking. I seriously couldn’t stop staring at my fingers all week. Here’s how you do it: Paint your nails black as a base coat Using a makeup sponge put a shimmery blue polish on one corner and dab...