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The Importance of Expanding Your Skincare

Have you ever scrolled through your social feeds (ie: Instagram, and Facebook especially) and seen this ever so common discrepancy: the skin on your friends face and chest look like they belong to entirely different people… sometimes even in different age groups? This isn’t just because of those stupid editing filters (we’ll go into how… Continue reading The Importance of Expanding Your Skincare

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Trending: All Day Makeup | Hydrated Skin

You’ve probably heard about a thousand times by now how important it is to keep hydrated. Water is great for your weight, your health, your energy, and your skin, as well as Basically everything you could ever possibly want to do. And you know already that lotions can help you hydrate your skin externally by… Continue reading Trending: All Day Makeup | Hydrated Skin

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Treating Your Skin Like Its Your BFF

Have you ever thought about what you put your skin through in a day? I mean like really, really thought about it. Before you even wake up, your skin is put through absolute hell. Your face grinds into a pillow full of oils from your skin and hair, as well as any remains of makeup,… Continue reading Treating Your Skin Like Its Your BFF

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How NOT to be an Instagram Girl | Finding Your Uniqueness in a World full of Copies

#BeautiesOnFire day, better known to some as Thursdays, is probably one of my favorite days of the week. Because I get to challenge myself. This week is all about Retro, but when I think of Retro makeup… I think of the same things I thought of for Classic Beauty. And I already have a perfect… Continue reading How NOT to be an Instagram Girl | Finding Your Uniqueness in a World full of Copies

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7 Deadly Sins of Makeup Addiction

It’s a #BeautiesOnFire day! And this week’s theme was one of my suggestions and something I’d been wanting to do for quite a while. As with every week I want to give you guys something that you’ll walk away feeling different or knowing something new, so we’re gonna talk about: The 7 Deadly Sins of… Continue reading 7 Deadly Sins of Makeup Addiction

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#BeautiesOnFire | How To Wear A Black Lip (without looking goth!)

It’s #BeautiesOnFire time again… and I haven’t posted since last week, whoops! Had a bit of an overall life-burnout and got unbalanced on vitamins so I’ve spent the last two weeks mentally and physically exhausted. Conveniently – the beautiesonfire collaboration with the lovely girls involved is always enough to push me into creativity and wanting… Continue reading #BeautiesOnFire | How To Wear A Black Lip (without looking goth!)

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Giving Your Skin A Break | The 5 Masks I’m Obsessing Over On My No-Makeup Week

So normally every Friday I’d be posting a #100DaysOfMakeup challenge update. Well… I didn’t feel like wearing makeup this week. My skin has felt AWFUL. I wasn’t getting enough hydration and there was a lot more fat and salt and dairy in my diet than I’m proud of and my skin suffered MAJORLY. Basically everything… Continue reading Giving Your Skin A Break | The 5 Masks I’m Obsessing Over On My No-Makeup Week

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#BeautiesOnFire | Saving Face in 100 Degrees: Your Guide To Melt-Proof Makeup

It’s the heat of summer and if you haven’t had your makeup slide off your face in beads of sweat… well I’m jealous and can I come there instead?? Even Minnesota is stuck in the heat and my makeup is MELTING. Not in the containers, but off my face. So if you want to survive… Continue reading #BeautiesOnFire | Saving Face in 100 Degrees: Your Guide To Melt-Proof Makeup

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#BeautiesOnFire | How To Rock A Bold Lip & Finding Your Perfect Red

Hey girls! Welcome to Beauties On Fire, Week 1. Our collab focus this week is Classic Beauty, and I don’t know about you, but that makes me think of the retro timeless makeup and of course: that red lip. But between browsing reddit and obsessing over makeup sites and comments, I’ve noticed something lately: a… Continue reading #BeautiesOnFire | How To Rock A Bold Lip & Finding Your Perfect Red

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10 Tips to Maximize Your Mud Mask

Masks are all the rage in beauty lately, from sheet masks to charcoal to clay, they’ve all but replaced chemical peels and more harsh treatments for a lot of women, and brought the spa treatment back into the home for a less expensive, and more convenient spa experience (and I mean… you won’t get weird… Continue reading 10 Tips to Maximize Your Mud Mask