Springtime Purples | The Violets by Juvias Place

Springtime Purples | The Violets by Juvias Place

Back in February, I was watching one Angelica Nyqvist's "Going On the Wishlist or Nah" videos, and I did something I've never done before. I purchased a palette she featured immediately after finishing the video. On a complete and unexpected whim.  I'm usually the type to thoroughly research a product and think it over and [...]

Rouge Rebelle | A Chanel Rouge Allure Luminous Intense Lip Color

Rouge Rebelle | A Chanel Rouge Allure Luminous Intense Lip Color

Red lipstick and Chanel are practically synonymous. Owning a red from this iconic fashion house has been on my unofficial beauty bucket list since forever. I'm so excited to have finally tried one and share my review today. My mom and brother picked out Rouge Rebelle, a vibrant, warm-toned red for my 29th birthday in [...]

Velvet in a Lipstick Tube | A Review of Lisa Eldridge Makeup

Velvet in a Lipstick Tube | A Review of Lisa Eldridge Makeup

If someone told me they wanted to learn how to apply makeup, my first suggestion would be to watch a Lisa Elderidge tutorial. Short of experimenting with makeup, failing, and trying again, nothing has elevated my game the way her lessons do. I've learned the importance of restraint, layering, and taking a step back to [...]

Testing the Allure Editors’ Favorite | February 2020

Testing the Allure Editors’ Favorite | February 2020

Allure has been a staple magazine sitting on my mom's vanity since as long as I can remember. It was the first beauty publication I ever loved, and the one that sparked my fascination with makeup. What makes Allure stand out is the educational nature of its content. I always come away having learned something [...]