Hey babes! Happy Friday!! I have another book review for you! 😊 I received an advance copy of Disgraced by Natasha Knight and wow it was so good!! Blurb Disgrace: the condition of one fallen from grace. She is my forbidden fruit. The one temptation I cannot resist. The first night… I rescued her from … Continue reading Book Review: Disgraced by Natasha Knight
Hey babes! I have another book review for you and I'll have another one up tomorrow! I received an advance review copy of Goaltending by Jami Davenport. This is the first book I've read by her. I can tell you right now, it won't be my last! Blurb WANTED: Single dad needs nanny--In more ways … Continue reading Book Review: Goaltending by Jami Davenport
Hey babes! It's time time for part 2 of my gel polish series! Part 1 was about what supplies you need to get started with gel nails. Check that out for prices, a full list of products, and links! If you want to know the steps to get this easy at home gel manicure, keep … Continue reading DIY Gel Nail Polish Tutorial
Hey babes! I hope you had a great weekend!! My beauty favorites haven't really changed much lately so I thought it would be fun to do a random lifestyle favorites post! Happy Planner // I have never found a planner that I was completely satisfied with. I've used Filofax style planners and recently a Lily Pulitzer … Continue reading Lovin’ Lately #2: 5 Random Lifestyle Favorites!
Hey babes! If you've followed me for awhile on Instagram, then you probably know that I'm obsessed with gel nail polish! I have a problem with nail polish not lasting more than a day or two. I'm really hard on my nails! Lol. Gels last me at least a week, sometimes closer to two weeks!! … Continue reading What You Need to Get Started with Gel Nail Polish!
Hey babes! I hope you had a good weekend! I went to see the Dirty Dancing musical with my Momma. It was okay but nothing beats the original! Lol. Don't forget to check out my Dirty Dancing Palette Review! Anyways, on to this review! Did you know that Bdellium Tools has lipstick?! I didn't until recently! … Continue reading Bdellium Tools Lipstick: Review & Swatches!
Hey babes! I've had this downloaded on my kindle through kindle unlimited for awhile but finally got around to reading it! I got distracted by other books. Lol. I've loved a few of her books so I was really excited to read this! Blurb We all have one. A price. That magic number that will … Continue reading Book Review: Lost in Between by K.L. Kreig
Hey babes! Who else loves the Dirty Dancing movie?! When I seen there was going to be a makeup palette, I had to get it! It's my all time FAVORITE movie!! Lol. I had never heard of Sola Look before but they make a few other palettes. I love the packaging of the palette! It looks … Continue reading Sola Look Dirty Dancing Palette | Review & Swatches!
Hey babes! Happy Friday!! I love makeup brushes and I've collected quite a few over the years. I love my high end brushes but I know not everyone can afford them so I thought I would do a post about some of my favorite affordable brush brands! I don't have as many to share as … Continue reading 3 Affordable Makeup Brush Brands!
Hey babes! I've seen a bunch of Mother's Day gift ideas floating around but not too many beauty ones. I absolutely love shopping for other people, especially when it's makeup and beauty related! Lipstick I'm a lipstick addict so of course I love gifting lipsticks! Haha. My mom loves brown lipstick. Urban Decay 1993 is … Continue reading 5 Beauty Gifts to Get Your Momma for Mother’s Day!
Hey babes! I have another book review for you! It's called By Invitation Only. I don't think I've read anything by Kimberly Knight before. I'm not sure how I came across this one but once I read the blurb and a sample, I had to read it!! Blurb: Sensation. A sacred place free from judgement … Continue reading Book Review: By Invitation Only by Kimberly Knight
Hey babes! I had been meaning to swatch my Makeup Geek collection on my Instagram but never got around to it. I haven't used them in forever but after doing these swatches, I need to pull them back out! Eyeshadows Makeup Geek's regular eyeshadows retail for $6 which is pretty much the normal price for … Continue reading Brand Focus: Makeup Geek Cosmetics
Hey babes! This month I somehow stumbled on Madam Glam's gel polish. I knew they had regular polish but I didn't know they had gel! If you've been following me on Instagram, then you probably know that I've become obsessed with gel polish! It lasts so much longer and I love that it's completely dry … Continue reading Madam Glam VIP Box!
Hey babes! I've been meaning to do an update on how my project pan is going! I've actually finished two things! I'm loving a few things and not loving others. Lol. I finished Mac's Prep + Prime Highlighter in Radiant Rose and NARS Translucent Pressed Setting Powder. I loved both! You can see everything I've … Continue reading Project Pan Update!
Hey babes! This is going to be my last mascara review for a few weeks. I need to work through some of the ones I've opened! Lol. Last weeks mascara was Covergirl's LashBlast Volume! It had been years since I had use it so I was excited to try it again! Price It's $6.99 at … Continue reading Mascara Monday #4 | Covergirl LashBlast Volume
Hey babes! I decided that I'm not going to do a monthly favorites every month. I just don't want to be repetitive. I've seen a few people do these types of posts and I thought it would be fun to share things I have been loving over the last couple of months! 💗 Beauty Sephora Collection … Continue reading Lovin’ Lately | Beauty & Lifestyle Favorites!
Hey babes! I have another book review for you! I was sent an advanced review copy of Rough Around the Soul by Maria Monroe to review. It seemed like a really interesting book so I had to read it! Blurb: Gritty. Sexy. Taboo. Melanie Cannon is troubled, desperate, and only eighteen. Taking the fall for … Continue reading Book Review | Rough Around the Soul by Maria Monroe
Hey babes! Today is another Mascara Monday! Last weeks mascara was Maybelline's The Falsies Push Up Drama. I got it in a Target beauty box but was super excited to try it as I like most Maybelline mascaras! Price It's $7.49 at Target and $9.49 at Ulta. My Thoughts I don't always like rubber brushes. … Continue reading Mascara Monday #3 | Maybelline The Falsies Push Up Drama
Hey babes! Happy Easter!! Today we are going to talk about my favorite pink lipsticks. I'm not much of a bright pink lipstick person anymore but I love the natural, wearable, everyday shades! Here are my current favorites! Mac Patentpolish Lip Pencil- Kittenish ($21, MAC) This is one of my favorite easy lipsticks! It's sheer … Continue reading Top 5 Pink Lipsticks!
Hey babes!! I've been using Freeman face masks for years! I think they are some of the best face masks from the drugstore even though a few didn't work for me! They retail for $4.29 at Ulta! They are slightly cheaper elsewhere but they are buy 1, get 1 50% off right now! These are my hits … Continue reading Freeman Face Masks Review!
Hey babes! When spring hits I always have an itch to clean and declutter. Lol. I'm a huge list maker but I don't always follow through on them. I thought if I posted it on here, I might actually do some of these! Declutter lipsticks // I did a huge makeup declutter a few months … Continue reading Spring To Do List
It's that time again! Mascara review time!! I'm having so much fun doing this series! If this is the first post you are seeing, you can catch up on the other reviews here! This last week I've been using Loreal's Voluminous Original Mascara. It had been years since I've used it so I was excited … Continue reading Mascara Monday #2 | Loreal Voluminous Original
If you follow me on Instagram, then you know that I normally post most of my beauty empties with reviews. I think it's a great way to see what someone truly liked! I loved doing them but they were just getting way too long! This year I have been keeping track of how many products I … Continue reading Empties Review #1 | February & March
Hey babes! I didn't mean to get this up so late but with my grandma being in the hospital and having laptop problems I wasn't able to get it up until now. My new laptop will ship next week though! 😊 I'm so excited to start doing book reviews every once in awhile! I'm a … Continue reading Book Review | The Castle by Skye Warren + Mini Reviews of The First Two Books!
Hey babes!! I hope you had a good weekend! I'm super excited to start my mascara series! I have way too many to work though! I'm super picky about mascaras. I have short stubby lashes and it takes something special for me to like it! Lol. First up.. Essence's Lash Princess False Lash Effect Mascara! … Continue reading Mascara Monday #1 | Essence Lash Princess
Last year I stopped using liquid foundation and switched to powder. I think it looks so much more natural even though it's powder and I have dry skin! If you follow me on Instagram, then you probably know what my favorite foundation is or if you've seen my February Favorites post. Lol. Over the last … Continue reading Foundation Showdown | Bare Minerals vs. Tarte!
Hey babes! I hope y'all had a good weekend! I've been wanting to start a mascara series since I have so many to use up! Lol. I'm pretty picky on mascaras! I've used a few of these before but it's been awhile! I'm curious to see how they compare to my current favorite, It Cosmetics … Continue reading Mascara Monday Series!
Hey babes! So last month my my sister and I went to a Bon Jovi concert. I absolutely loved my makeup that night and had to share it! 😊 Most of the pictures are taken with my front facing camera with the flash on. I wish I would have taken pictures in the day but … Continue reading Throwback Thursday | MOTD | Concert Edition
Here are the swatches of my Besame lipstick & lipgloss collection! Full review and more swatches here! If my lips look dry it's because I swatched all 20 shades in 1 day. Lol. All swatches are done without a lip liner to show the true color. I would really recommend a lip liner for any … Continue reading Besame Cosmetics Lip Swatches
Hey babes! I wanted to start a collection series where I went through my makeup by type but I just don't think I have enough of some categories to make a decent post and others I have way too much to fit in one post, e.g. lipstick and eyeshadow! 😂 I figured it would be … Continue reading Brand Focus | Besame Cosmetics
Hey babes!! I hope you had a good week! I haven't been wearing too much makeup lately but I have been gravitating towards a few things. I also wanted to include what music and books I loved last month! You might want to grab a snack! This is a long one! Lol. Beauty Viseart Cool … Continue reading February Favorites | Beauty, Music, & Books
Hey babes! Happy Freakin Friday!! I meant to have this up earlier in the week but it's been pretty much work, eat, and sleep lately. Lol. I'm sure by now you've heard of Storybook Cosmetics brushes. They made the super cool Harry Potter brushes! Unfortunately those were limited edition. I got those but never showed … Continue reading Storybook Cosmetics Wizard Wand Makeup Brush Set Review!
Hey babes! Good morning! So I buy way too much makeup and rarely finish anything. My goal for this year is to stop spending so much on makeup and work through what I have. I put myself on a low buy and I'm doing a lot better than I thought I would. Lol. Most of … Continue reading Project Pan 2017
I have a fun lipstick review for y'all! 💄 I have been following Jessie James Decker on Instagram for awhile. I really like her style and how she does her makeup. When I seen she came out with a nude lipstick kit, the inner lipstick addict in me had to get it! Lol. I haven't … Continue reading Alexa Persico Cosmetics Jessie Decker Lip Kit | Review & Swatches!
Hey babes! Welcome to my first blog post!! My name is Amber and I'm a huge makeup addict! After having my beauty Instagram for nearly a year I decided it was finally time to start a blog! I hope you come along with me on this blogging journey! 🙂 It's been forever since I posted … Continue reading First Blog Post! MOTD