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Inside the Brand

Beautylish Lucky Bag 2021: Unboxing and Thoughts

BEAUTYLISH LUCKY BAG 2021: UNBOXING AND THOUGHTS Hi, I’m Alexanna, one of Natalie’s longest real life BFFs. I pop up on her blog every now and again for some product reviews and makeup chat. ICYMI, I did a similar post about the 2020 Beautylish Lucky Bag which you can check out here. But I am […]

Eugenia Weston

Inside the Brand

How to Thrive as a Makeup Artist – With Eugenia Weston (Part 2 of 2)

I’m thrilled to have Eugenia Weston, celebrity and Emmy nominated makeup artist and founder of Senna Cosmetics as a guest on my show, the Be Your Own Makeup Podcast!  Listen | Read to part 1 of this interview. 6 Questions & Topics Covered in this episode (plus a bonus question at the end of the episode): […]

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Inside the Brand

Inside The Brand: Humanist Beauty

On my podcast, Be Your Own Makeup Artist, I recently had the pleasure of chatting with Jennifer Norman, an award-winning author and regular contributor at Thrive Media and Medium. Jennifer is an entrepreneur, a B-Corp business leader, and founder of Humanist Beauty and the Human Beauty Movement. She’s also a member of the Female Founder […]

PowerSheets Review Blog Post

Inside the Brand

Cultivate What Matters: PowerSheets – Did They Really Work?

Cultivate What Matters: PowerSheets – Did They Really Work? Rarely does something impact my life the way Cultivate What Matters’ PowerSheets has and ::spoiler alert:: I am totally in love. I am not getting paid to say that, trust me. In this post, I want to share a little bit more about how PowerSheets helped […]

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Inside the Brand

Are Karity Cosmetics’ Lippies Really Pizza Proof?

Are Karity Cosmetics’ Lippies Really Pizza Proof? This is a guest post by my friend, Alexanna. She has been kind enough to pop on my blog pretty routinely over the years with her unbiased thoughts on all things makeup! I always appreciate her insight and her honest feedback on products she’s tried because let’s face it […]

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Beautylish Lucky Bag – Honest Review

Beautylish Lucky Bag – An Honest Review For those who don’t know, Beautylish is a website that caters to selling high-end and luxury makeup brands.  I always order my OG makeup remover and face oil from this website and their customer service is top-notch.  Every December 26th (Boxing Day), their Lucky Bags go on sale. […]

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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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Inside The Brand: Rodan + Fields

Inside The Brand: Rodan + Fields As a professional makeup artist, I’m always trying to keep up with new product launches and brands, but as I’m sure you can imagine, it’s difficult. That’s why when I saw a few of my friends were selling Rodan + Fields, friends who KNOW their beauty stuff, I was intrigued. […]

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Get Your Skin Drunk with Drunk Elephant Skin Care!

Get Your Skin Drunk with Drunk Elephant Skin Care! It’s been a hot minute since my last post (In case you forgot, it was the Inside the Brand: Colourpop one, which you can find here), but I’m back with a short and sweet review on two really popular Drunk Elephant skincare items. In the last few years […]

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Downsize With ThredUP

Downsize With ThredUP Okay, so after my whole Marie Kondo cleanse I did last year, I am constantly looking through my closet with a “joy” lens. If you have no clue what I was just talking about, check out my on the Marie Kondo journey of tidying here. Continuing. If you are anything like me, […]

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