Thursday, September 29, 2016

Power Couple (Trio?) 2.0: Base & Top Coats #SystemAddict

You may or may not already know, but I previously wrote about my fave base and top coat combo.
Today, I bring to you an even better combination of products for an amazing mani!
Ladies and gents, let me introduce you to the System XCEL from Formula X...

Thursday, September 22, 2016

Here's to a New Season

It's always a sad moment when you realize summer is officially over and autumn has fallen upon us (see what I did there? ;-) ). But there's no reason to fall in spirit, there are so many great things to fall in love with in this new season.
(That's the last of my awful joking, I promise.)

Today, I'd like to take a moment to say one last farewell to the summer season and all the fashion that goes along with it, including a beautiful, flowy dress that was an absolute favorite these past few months.

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

I Should Be Doing Homework... Or Sleeping...

I feel like every time I write a post I say "Wow, I haven't blogged for a while."
But it really has been a while (a little over a month actually, whoops).
I thought I'd stop by and say a quick hello. 
Ok, fine, I actually wanted to take a break from my working on an assignment.
But I also wanted to let you know that I have exciting posts coming up! 
In fact...

Thursday, August 18, 2016

Angels in India

On June 4, 2016, 21 of us flew from the United States to Hyderabad, India for a week. 
Why? To open angel homes and love on the beautiful angels. 

Thursday, August 11, 2016

The Estee Edit #BeautyAttitudes

Honestly, I've basically never had any interest in trying any makeup from Estee Lauder.
Why? Every time I think "Estee Lauder," I think "old women makeup."
My nighttime eye cream is actually from Estee Lauder because I heard how their skincare aims towards helping older women with lines and wrinkles. I'm not that old, but never too early to start taking precautionary measures, right?

The Estee Edit (sold exclusively at Sephora) is actually a campaign/collection aimed more towards the younger generation, the rule breakers and risk takers. So I was a bit curious to see if that would change my mind about Estee Lauder makeup! 

Saturday, July 30, 2016

Lipstick Loves

In honor of yesterday being National Lipstick Day (I know I'm a little late onto the bandwagon), I thought I would share two of my very favorite lipsticks. 
If you follow me on Instagram, you may have already seen this photo.

Wednesday, July 6, 2016

Why Everyone is Going Coconuts

It is like the most talked about beauty secret of basically the decade
Okay, a little exaggerating there, but who has not heard about coconut oil and all the useful things it can do?!
Therefore, I thought today I would share a few of the unusual ways you can use coconut oil and why it's such a great product. You won't see any "hair mask, moisturizer, body scrub" tips here. Nope. 

What is it about coconut oil that is so special? Why is it often considered the "Tree of Life" in Southeast Asia, India, Philippines, and other tropical locations?

Tuesday, May 17, 2016

New Bestie for My Nails

To all the gals who are trying to grow their nails but are having a disaster of a time doing so, I would like to applaud you for your effort. I would also like to make your life a little easier and happier today. 
How? Well, allow me to introduce you to *drum roll*....

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