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An Approachable Beauty Breakdown: Flawless Foundation and Animal Print on Location

Approachable beauty breakdown...coming your way. Today's post is dedicated to approachable beauty...the kind of style and makeup look that feels fresh and effortless without breaking the bank. I am excited to share some delightfully versatile and useful product discoveries on heavy rotation--from foundation and lips to...

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New Beginnings: A Major Beauty Professor Site Update Featuring SUQQU Holiday 2020 and Late Fall Favorites

Hello, dear readers...this is a very special blog post! After nearly nine years on a free Blogger platform, I have moved my entire site to a self hosted platform for more independence and versatility. I can't wait to continue implement adjustments in the coming...

Take a Breath: November Newness from BY TERRY, Sisley-Paris, Laura Mercier and Augustinus Bader + My Go-To Smoothie Recipe

  Welcome to November...what a week it has been thus far. I knew it would be intense but this is next level, never-to-be-forgotten in our lifetime kind of business! To offer a bit of distraction from the anxiousness of the unknown and constant phone checking...

Greaser Girls: A Mom and Daughter Take on a Halloween Beauty Look

Greaser Girls.This Halloween may feel a bit different than years past for reasons too obvious to state but that isn't stopping Joey and I from indulging in a mother-daughter look that I am affectionally calling "Greaser Girls." Consider it an homage to the 1950s...

October Makeup Bag Refresh, New Skincare in Rotation and a Light Blue Nod to Style

October makeup bag refresh. October is here and the slight drop in temperatures has me feeling the fall in novel ways. I'm embracing the season with a bit of a makeup bag refresh and look forward to sharing its contents along with a look at...

Clé de Peau Beauté Holiday 2020 Collection…Thoughts on and Swatches of Everything + Newness from Augustinus Bader, Serucell and Sisley!

The Clé de Peau Beauté Enchanted Lake CollectionThe opulent and limited-edition Clé de Peau Beauté Enchanted Lake Collection (also available at Nordstrom) has arrived, just in time for the holiday season ahead. The collection features a majestic and whimsical frozen lake motif that effortlessly balances style with substance. In...

Beauty Rarities for Rare Times Featuring Beboe Therapies and New SUQQU Base + Lips

Beauty rarities from Beboe Therapies, SUQQU and more. To say that we are living in uncommon times would be an understatement; with the constant changes and new adjustments presented by 2020, I've been finding myself seeking skincare and beauty products that are equal parts effective...

Brand New: The Clé de Peau Beauté Radiant Fluid Foundation Matte + New Concealer Shades, Sisley Powders and Natasha Denona Chromium Shadows

Introducing the stellar *Clé de Peau Beauté Radiant Fluid Foundation Matte SPF 20 The end of August means many things: back to (some form of) school, wildly hot weather in much of the world and, for us beauty enthusiasts, fall makeup launches galore!  To close out my...

Still in Stock: My Final Beauty and Style Picks from the Nordstrom Sale

Beauty selects from the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale  Happy Friday! This week has been a full one...I almost have all of my classes ready to go for the fall semester (an excess of screen time doesn't begin to describe it) and have been shooting new beauty like...

Mini Story: A Look in My Makeup Bag this Week + A Westman Atelier Close Up

In my bag.  Hello, dear readers...I hope your week, despite all of the wildness in this world, is going well. I head back to lecturing--albeit online--for the fall semester next week and am working on preparing my all of my classes for a distance learning...