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The Best Drugstore Makeup Stocking Stuffers of 2020

I love big gifts, but makeup stocking stuffers have a special place in my heart. If you’ve read my Holiday Gift Guide for Beauty and Makeup Enthusiasts, you know that there’s something for everyone on your list, from a great book for makeup beginners to a little something for trendsetters. But, if you’re looking for […]

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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 and it can be easy to feel like you’re left out there completely […]

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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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Skin Care vs. Skin Prep

Skin Care vs. Skin Prep Since everyone loves a good analogy, I’ll make the first one that comes to mind… Skin care is to healthy lifestyle as skin prep is to shapewear. Does that make sense? If not, it will at the end of this post. (P.S. I didn’t do that well in the SATs!) But […]

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Sephora Faves: Get Glowing Kit Review

Sephora Faves: Get Glowing Kit Review Once again, I’ve turned to one of my fellow makeup maven & besties, Alexanna, for an amazing review of Sephora Faves Get Glowing Kit. Make sure to show Alexanna some love & share this post and leave comments below. If you’d like to read any of her other posts, […]

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