Best Clear Lip Gloss

11 Best Clear Lip Gloss Options for Extra Shine

Clear lip gloss has been around for years, and it’s a staple in many beauty fanatics’ makeup collections! It’s a versatile product that can be used on bare lips or layered over any lipstick for a glamorous high shine finish! I’ve heard more than one makeup artist say that a good clear lip gloss deserves … Read the full article

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30 Best Beauty Gifts for Beauty Lovers in 2023

Looking for some of the best gifts for beauty lovers? Maybe you need some self care fun for yourself? Well listen up, ladies. I’ve got you covered! Here are some tried and true beauty products I’ve loved. Christmas is coming!! Yay! Often times as I start shopping for Christmas presents I get overwhelmed with all … Read the full article

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Is a Facial Steamer Worth It? Benefits + 5 Top Picks

Facial steamers are the latest trend to amp up your skincare routine. A facial steamer is a machine that works by producing a warm mist. It’s like a spa treatment or sauna but from the comfort of your own home! I’ve personally used a facial steamer for a few years and absolutely love it. While … Read the full article

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13 Best Heated Eyelash Curlers For Gorgeous Lashes

Looking for the best heated eyelash curler? Keep reading to find out my personal favorite curler and tips for using one. You use heat to curl your hair — why not your eyelashes? If a traditional eyelash curler isn’t giving you quite enough curl, it’s time to try out a heated eyelash curler. It’s like … Read the full article


Concealer vs. Foundation: What’s the Difference?

Makeup can be intimidating, especially if you’re new to the game. With so many products and techniques to choose from, it can be overwhelming to decide which ones you actually need in your arsenal. And it can add up financially to try a bunch to find exactly what you need in your makeup routine! Two … Read the full article

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Top 10 Recipes for DIY Lip Masks for Soft Lips

Pucker up those lips because they’ll be looking all smooth and glossy in no time. How? By DIY lip masks, of course. Yes, inject some fun into your lip care regimen by making your own lip mask. Why go to the store and buy one when you can craft one that can suit your taste … Read the full article

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17 Best Gua Sha Facial Oils For Every Skin Type

Facial oils and gua sha go hand in hand. The right oil will give just the perfect amount of slip for the gua sha stone to slide over your skin without any tugging or pulling. But with so many face oils flooding in the market, it is easy to get overwhelmed. Finding the right facial … Read the full article

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Bronzer vs Blush – What You Need to Know

Unless you consider yourself a makeup guru, knowing the uses of different makeup products can feel overwhelming. Even if you’ve been wearing makeup for years, you may not know exactly what the purpose of certain products are, or where they should be placed on the face. That brings me to two items that often cause … Read the full article

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20 Best Setting Sprays for Oily Skin of All Time

Setting sprays have been the secret weapon of makeup artists for decades, but have only recently become a household item. Originally designed for Hollywood actors, setting sprays can amplify any makeup look in seconds and leave you with a flawless complexion all day long. Yet as setting sprays have grown in popularity, so have the … Read the full article

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How to Use Retinol for Beginners

If you follow any dermatologists or beauty personalities on social media or YouTube, you’ve probably heard of retinol. Even though some people say it’s basically a holy grail for addressing skin concerns, using a new skin product for the first time always warrants some research to make sure it will provide the best results for … Read the full article

12 Best Skincare Fridges & What to Put In a Skincare Fridge

Thanks to their cute miniature builds, attractive colors, and trending popularity in Tik-Tok, skincare fridges are gaining momentum in the beauty world. Besides extending the shelf life of your beauty products longer than ones kept at room temperature, chilled skincare products retain their potency, are easier to apply, and can significantly change your beauty routine … Read the full article

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How and When to Use Vitamin C Serum

If vitamin C isn’t already a part of your skin care routine, you need to add it in! You’ve heard that it’s an important part of your diet, but if you pay attention to dermatology and makeup experts, you probably know it has some amazing effects as a topical beauty product. I was told by … Read the full article

How to Have an At Home Spa Day

Spa days don’t have to require going out! Having an at-home spa day can be the perfect way to relax and rejuvenate yourself. It’s great to unwind after a stressful week or to prepare and feel your best for a big event or date! There are incredible resources and products that you can do right … Read the full article

How to Remove Lash Extensions 4 Ways

Wondering how to remove lash extensions at home? You’re in the right spot! Eyelash extensions give you the appearance of having longer, fuller lashes and have become all the rage. With lash extensions, you don’t need to apply fake eyelashes every day, and you wake up looking ready to take on the day! But what … Read the full article

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Herbal Face Food Review

When it comes to skin care, I’m super picky about what I use. I was recently asked by Herbal Face Food if I wanted to try out their products. But before I could say yes, I had to have a call with their founder, J. Michael Zenn. Very few brands require this so I was … Read the full article

A Simple Polka Dot Manicure (Using a Q Tip!)

Looking for an easy DIY manicure? I love fancy manicures but rarely have the time to go to a salon to get a proper one done. That’s why today I’m sharing a simple polka dot nail polish tutorial! I don’t know about you guys, but I really feel like I have my life together when … Read the full article

Lash Lift vs. Lash Extensions: What’s Best for You?

If you are looking for a way to make your lashes look longer and fuller, lash extensions or lash lifts may have crossed your mind. They are both popular treatments that enhance the beauty of your eyes. Let’s take a look at what each lash treatment is, the process for getting them, the pros and … Read the full article

How To Use a Jade Roller

You can’t scroll social media or head to any popular beauty site without seeing a jade roller being shows. Facial rolling has become a common addition to so many people’s skincare routine but what does it actually do? And how do you best use a jade facial roller? This revolutionary tool that has taken the … Read the full article

How to Use a Gua Sha: A Step-by-Step Guide

I’m always on the lookout for skincare products that work like a charm without costing me a fortune. I mean, aren’t we all? That’s why the skincare world has been so obsessed with gua sha. If you keep up with beauty trends at all, you’ve heard of this one recently! It’s supposed to be extremely … Read the full article

Maelove Skincare Reviews

Confused about skincare? Don’t want to spend hundreds on products that don’t really do what they’re say they do? Well, you’re in luck. Enter Maelove! Maelove is a newer skincare brand that was created to make high-performing, affordable skincare accessible to everyone. Founded by Jackie Kim and 2 of her friends, Brad and Rishi, who … Read the full article

How to Use a Manicure System At Home

If you’re anything like me, you don’t have a lot of spare minutes in your day. So when it comes to getting manicures or pedicures, if they’re going to get done it’s very likely they’re going to get done at home when I can squeeze it in! Over the past couple years I’ve really gotten … Read the full article

8 Benefits of Salt Water to Know

Have you ever noticed that after a dip in the ocean (or even a trip to the beach in general) your skin seems to be more radiant, clear, and healthy? While you may simply equate it to a stress-free and fun day at the beach, there’s actually a secret to that gorgeous glow — salt … Read the full article

Lip Balm vs Chapstick: What’s the Difference?

If you’ve ever experienced dry lips due to cold weather or because you’re not drinking enough water, you know the pain of chapped lips. When this happens, you’ll want to immediately put something on your lips to help soothe any uncomfortable symptoms. So, which do you choose to put on your lips? Chapstick or lip … Read the full article

CeraVe vs. Cetaphil – Which is Best? (2021)

We’re positive you’ve seen Cetaphil products and Cerave products at your local target or drugstore. But are they worth the hype? Today we’re going to looking into both CeraVe vs. Ceatphil products and help you determine which is right for you! In case you’re short on time, we’ll tell you right off the bat the … Read the full article

4 Face Masks I Love

I love face masks. Taking 20 minutes to relax while brightening, firming, clearing or evening out your skin is not only good for your soul but also your face! I’ve tried more than a few face masks in my day and am currently loving these 4 masks. Make it a point to do a mask … Read the full article