How to Wear the Color of the Year

How to Wear the Color of the Year

If you haven’t yet heard, Pantone’s 2019 Color of the Year is Living Coral. There’s something ridiculously wonderful about there being a color of the year. I’ve always wondered if it bears any real impact on trends, products, and the like. Regardless, it’s fun to find out what color gets the honor. My brother and [...]

Thrive Causemetics Brillant Eye Brightener

Thrive Causemetics Brillant Eye Brightener

Advertisements for Thrive Causemetics’ Brilliant Eye Brightener have been just flooding my social media feeds lately. They feature glowing testimonials from beauty influencers, praising the product for its ability to provide “an instant eye-lift” and the façade of a good night’s sleep. As a mother who hasn't seen a full night of sleep in well [...]

12-Hour Test | Catrice Foundation and Concealer

12-Hour Test | Catrice Foundation and Concealer

Near the end of 2018, I was on the hunt for a really good drugstore foundation. What I found is now my favorite one ever: Catrice HD Liquid Coverage Foundation. It has replaced my beloved Frankie Rose foundation, and I foresee using it throughout 2019 (unless something truly enticing comes along). You see, this product [...]

BECCA Soft Light Blurring Powder

BECCA Soft Light Blurring Powder

For the past few months I have been using the BECCA Soft Light Blurring Powder in the shade Golden Hue. It’s a loose setting powder that is supposed to give the face a flawless, “filtered” glow. I bought this completely on impulse; originally drawn to its shimmery golden swatch and its feminine, dimensional container. I [...]