RMC No Color Powder Review: The Best Setting Powder!

The Best Setting Powder Ever!

Those of y'all who are reading this post are probably my people who are constantly having to re-apply your powder throughout the day or you have to deal with the oily mess that just ensues no matter what you do. Seriously. I just sit there and within a few hours, I've got so much oil on my face! You'd think I ran a marathon.. WHYYYY? Well, never fear because I have found the best setting powder ever!!! (Seriously, this stuff is amazing). P.S. You may have seen my setting powder alternative, [click to continue ...]
What's The Best Hairspray You Can Get From The Drugstore?

The Best Drugstore Hairspray

Over the years, I've used a lot of drugstore hairsprays. Through the years of crimping to curling to just trying to keep my hair straight in this stinkin' Texas humidity! Hairspray is one of those staples you'll always want on your bathroom counter. And let's be honest. If you use them at all regularly, then you'll go through them like that box of Oreos in the pantry. And the hairsprays they sell at Ulta and Sephora are really expensive! Some of the best hairsprays you'll find at your [click to continue ...]
Makeup For High Schoolers

Age Appropriate Makeup: High School

Once you've reached the high school stage, a lot of things are changing. You're not a "kid" anymore, and you're really starting the part of your life where you'll begin to shape who you're going to become. You never know what decisions you make now might affect your future. For me, well I never knew that choosing to take that Computer Science class in my senior year would help me decide what I want to do for the rest of my life. And so. It's an important stage. Now that you're in high school, [click to continue ...]
Must Have (Favorite) UD Eyeshadows

Must-Have Urban Decay Eye Shadows

So I've been thinking about it.. And I've come to realize. I'm a UD junkie. Seriously. I love their eyeshadows.... So much that if I could only use one brand of makeup it would be theirs - JUST because of those creamy, satin and glitter eyeshadows. They're beautiful! Don't believe me? Take a stroll over to your local Sephora or Ulta and swatch them out for yourself. With a great primer, there's not much you can't do without these shadows. So let's get to my must-have urban decay eyeshadows! Personally, [click to continue ...]

Age Appropriate Makeup: The Big Step – Middle School

This Age Appropriate Makeup series is a new series I'm starting to help parents and girls of different ages figure out what they should wearing at certain ages. But let me just say - by no means am I trying to tell anyone what they should and shouldn't do. It's just makeup at the end of the day, and you can always wash it off! Let's not stress the small stuff here. If you're not looking for advice on what a girl in middle school should be wearing makeup wise, then just stop reading 🙂 If you're [click to continue ...]
How much does that makeup really cost you? Let me help explain

How Much Does Makeup Cost?

Makeup can be a pretty expensive thing, but if you're looking for the right products and you're smart about it, you really don't have to spend all that much. High End Makeup Clearly you're going to want to stay away from this stuff if you're on a budget, but just to give you an idea about how much makeup can cost, here's the rundown of what price ranges you're looking at for the high end stuff. Foundation: $30-$50 Concealer: $20-$45 Eyeshadow Palette: $50-$75 Eyeliner: $20-30 Mascara: [click to continue ...]
How To Get Started With Makeup

What Makes Really Great Makeup?

  (Note: This post is really a... "how to get started") You want people to look at your makeup and think "wow". You want people you don't know to compliment your makeup. So what makes really great makeup? Two major things come to mind. Foundation and a smokey eye. You're probably thinking "Really?? You basically mean the entire face, and that doesn't help me", and no, that's not what I mean. You don't have to be amazing at bronzer or blush or even an expert with eye shadow. You [click to continue ...]
makeup essentials for vacation

7 Makeup Essentials to Pack for a Vacation

Okay, so this post is about makeup essentials, and when I say essentials, I mean it. Some girls like to get all dolled up every day of their vacation, but I am not one of them. Why? Because usually when you're on vacation you're doing your best to cram everything in that you can, and I think we can agree that running around plus makeup is just a bad combination. If you're having a more relaxed vacation.. well then I still say it's best not to worry too much about your makeup. Besides, if you're [click to continue ...]
7 Must Haves

7 Must Haves in Your Makeup Collection

This post is going to be my 7 "must haves". I own a lot of makeup, so it was pretty hard to narrow my collection down to 7 items. But I did it! Here are the 7 makeup items I'd chose if I could only have 7 products in my collection: # 1: Benefit POREfessional What's weird about this choice is that I actually don't use this product everyday, and that's mostly because of how expensive it is. Regardless of the price, if I could only have 7 items, this would have to be one of them. It works miracles! [click to continue ...]

Which Foundation Primer is Best for You?

There are a lot of different kinds of foundation primers out there. And if you're one of my avid readers, you might know that I don't really use a foundation primer most of time. I don't know why, but I just don't think they're really worth the cost for what they do. Maybe that means I just haven't tried the right ones yet. But if you are looking to invest in a foundation primer, I think this is the post for you. I've only tried a handful a primers, but here are the ones I have tried. Smashbox [click to continue ...]