How To Apply Most Foundation Primers

How To Apply Primer

A lot of people don’t use a makeup primer, and I think that’s because of two reasons. They don’t know how they should use their prime, and they think it’s too expensive. Well, primer is often pretty expensive, but there are some pretty good cheap primers and alternatives (believe it or not)! So if you want to know how to apply primer, just keep reading 🙂 First thing you should know about makeup primers is that there are several different kinds. This post covers how you should apply a typical [click to continue …]

Can I Reuse My Fake Lashes?

Can You Reuse Fake Lashes?

Having gotten this question a few times, I thought it was something I could address in a post. False lashes are fun. They range from neutral (ish) to extremely dramatic, and they can really add a lot to your makeup look. The problem is that they can be pretty pricey. The average pair of Ardell lashes (probably the most popular brand of fake lashes) costs about $4. Did you hear me? $4 for ONE pair of lashes! So the question here is can you reuse fake lashes? And the answer is absolutely. Of [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 …]

Artis Oval 7 Makeup Brush Review

Artis Oval 7 Review – Worth The Money?

A few weeks ago, I wrote a post about my Artis brush dupe search, but I realized that I never actually wrote a proper review on my Artis Oval 7 brush. I just got in another set of dupes, so look for an update to that post and a first impressions on my YouTube channel! First thing I’ll mention, this is a really really really expensive brush. I’m talking $60 plus shipping and tax expensive. I think I ended up getting at just under $70. Although it might have been even more expensive than that. [click to continue …]