Skin-Clearing Back-To-School Makeup Tutorial!
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Skin-Clearing Back-To-School Makeup Tutorial!

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #SkinClearingMakeup #CollectiveBias My back-to-school planning consists of a morning routine that involves doing multiple things at once to save time! I currently live in Nashville, and the traffic congestion seems to triple as soon as all the schools are back in session! I’ve been out of Uni for a few years but I still have a back-to-school routine to ensure I look and feel my best before rushing out the door to get to the office on time! My sensitive skin needs constant…

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Belle & the Enchanted Rose Beauty and The Beast Disney Inspired Makeup
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Belle & the Enchanted Rose Beauty and The Beast Disney Inspired Makeup

Although I love Beauty and The Beast’s story I’ve always been more intrigued by the Enchanted Rose. It symbolizes the delicacy and slow bloom of love, yet is powerful enough to transform anyone. Today’s makeup look is inspired by Belle and the Enchanted Rose. I always thought Belle had a very rose-bud-esque look with her earthy eyes, flushed cheeks, beautiful skin and mauve pink lips. The whole idea for this look came together quite some time ago when the Lancôme La Rôse à Poudrer Highlighter‎ released in February. Just like the Enchanted Rose I immediately imagined this highlighter belonging under a…

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How To Get Realistic Looking Plump Lips Using Matte Lipstick
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How To Get Realistic Looking Plump Lips Using Matte Lipstick

This “over-lined”, “Kylie Jenner Lip” trend has taken the makeup world by storm. You’ve probably seen dozens of complicated tutorials that included expensive makeups, an hour of mirror time to apply, and a level of expertise most of us only ever dream of achieving. Another thing that really annoys me about these lip over-lining tutorials is the utter fake looking lips they produce. I believe makeup should enhance your natural beauty… not be used to completely disguise yourself! With that being said sometimes I do like my lips to look full and luscious. In honor of National Lipstick Day I’m sharing my…

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How to achieve a full makeup look with the Naked2 Palette
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How to achieve a full makeup look with the Naked2 Palette

I know what you’re thinking… “Another Naked2 palette tutorial?! Aren’t there enough of them on YouTube already?” Yes, yes there are… but this isn’t an eye shadow tutorial; In the video below I outline how I use the Naked2 palette to create 95% of my full daily makeup look! This includes contouring, highlighting, filling in brows, eyeshadow, and blush!If you’re on a makeup budget this could definitely help you make a decision about purchasing one of the $50 Urban Decay Naked eyeshadow palettes (honestly, any of the three large Naked palettes can be used the way I use them — Yes,…

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