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Ep 20: A Makeup Sanitation Conversation with Katrin Levi

Want to learn about the sanitation practices in the makeup world today? In this episode we dive deep into the general sanitation guidelines as well as the special ones prompted by the COVID-19 pandemic. It’s been a privilege to talk over the topic with Katrin Levi, my fellow makeup artist and a certified sanitation specialist. […]

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A Conversation on Makeup Sanitation

Want to learn about the sanitation practices in the makeup world today? In this episode we dive deep into the general sanitation guidelines as well as the special ones prompted by the COVID-19 pandemic. It’s been a privilege to talk over the topic with Katrin Levi, my fellow makeup artist and a certified sanitation specialist. […]

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10 LGBTQ-Owned Beauty Brands to Support During Pride Month – and Always

10 LGBTQ-Owned Beauty Brands to Support During Pride Month – and Always   I decided to create this post to introduce you to some amazing LGBTQ-owned makeup and beauty brands. I want to make it as easy as possible for you to support them – and find some amazing products in the process. Pride month […]

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The Ordinary Skincare Routine: 5 Great Products for Oily Skin

The Ordinary Skincare: 5 Great Products for Oily Skin   The first time I heard about The Ordinary was in 2017 on some blog post I happened to click in. Honestly, it sounded way too good to be true… an affordable brand with amazing benefits? Something doesn’t add up.   Another thing that set off […]

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4 Makeup Ideas to Make Your Online Meetings Exciting

4 Makeup Ideas to Make Your Online Meetings Exciting With all of us staying indoors for the foreseeable future, many of us have had to adapt to a digital workforce—and that includes joining in online work meetings! Granted, you’re probably living in your sweatpants and pajamas at home, but this doesn’t mean you have to […]

Makeup for Beginners: My Easy 4-Step Application

Makeup for Beginners: My Easy 4-Step Application As a luxury makeup artist, one thing my clients are always telling me is that they just don’t know where to start when it comes to an everyday makeup application. Which products to use? What’s the best technique? What order do you go in? What things can you […]

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14 Self-Empowerment Quotes for Women

14 Self-Empowerment Quotes for Women (And Some Lighthearted Ones Too)   If you think beauty is just about your looks, you’re mistaken. I know this might sound weird coming from a makeup artist, but beauty actually has so much to do with self-empowerment and how we feel about ourselves. It’s about the way we see […]

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Skincare for Beginners: How to Build Your Own Skincare Routine

Skincare for Beginners: How to Build Your Own Skincare Routine   Building your own skincare routine is not an easy task when there are so many different products out there. It seems like every week there’s a new trend, a new brand. It can be easy to feel like you’re left out there completely alone, […]

Good Molecules: Niacinamide Brightening Toner

Beautylish Lucky Bag 2020: Unboxing and Thoughts

, Beautylish Lucky Bag 2020: Unboxing and Thoughts Hi all! My name is Alexanna and I pop up on Natalie’s blog every once in a while with my thoughts and product reviews. If this is your first time meeting me, welcome! I’m so glad you’re here! If you want to get caught up (completely unnecessary, […]

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My Thoughts On The C-Word

My Thoughts On The C-Word: Be The Red Lipstick There’s no ignoring the elephant in the room, the big c-word. You’ve probably already received numerous emails about how the c-word has impacted their businesses and lives — and if you’re reading this, you can probably assume how this has impacted mine too. However, that’s not […]

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