Makeup Review: Dear Dahlia Lip Paradise Intense Satin and Paradise Dream Velvet Lip Mousse

My everyday makeup is pretty straightforward so I only get to have fun with my lip color. K-Beauty brand Dear Dahlia sent over some of their lipsticks and I was honestly excited because I have never tried a K-Beauty lip product that’s vegan, cruelty-free, and are made without sulfates, silicones, parabens, phthalates, or synthetic fragrances…… Continue reading Makeup Review: Dear Dahlia Lip Paradise Intense Satin and Paradise Dream Velvet Lip Mousse

Makeup Review: Ogee Sculpted Lip Oil and Tinted Sculpted Lip Oil

I have already gotten to the point where my makeup routine has become a part of my muscle memory – SPF, liquid foundation, brows pencil, blush, and lip color. It’s safe, it works, but it doesn’t mean it’s boring. I get to have my fun by choosing a variety of lip colors. So, I was…… Continue reading Makeup Review: Ogee Sculpted Lip Oil and Tinted Sculpted Lip Oil

Brand Overview: Salt By Hendrix

Australian-made and cruelty-free, Salt by Hendrix offers vegan skincare that nurtures the skin. Don’t be fooled by the calming light blue color and inviting jelly texture of the Crystal Waters Mask ($45). This girl stings. It promises to intensely hydrate, brighten, and even the tone of the skin using d-panthenol, pentavitin, kakadu plum extract, hyaluronic…… Continue reading Brand Overview: Salt By Hendrix

Makeup Review: BareMinerals Complexion Rescue Hydrating Foundation Stick SPF 25 and BarePro Longwear Lipstick

I wear makeup every day but I wouldn’t call myself an expert. I just stay on my lane, do my makeup for not more than 30 minutes and hope it sticks the rest of the day. So when BareMinerals sent me a stick foundation and a couple of matte lipsticks, I felt like they really…… Continue reading Makeup Review: BareMinerals Complexion Rescue Hydrating Foundation Stick SPF 25 and BarePro Longwear Lipstick

Brand Overview: Em Cosmetics

When Em Cosmetics reached out to me, I said yes because I’ve been a fan of @michellephan, one of the beauty bloggers I admire and go to because she’s has a similar skin tone and features like I do, not because I thought I would find a holy grail in her cruelty-free collection. I already…… Continue reading Brand Overview: Em Cosmetics