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Bridal Beauty: 60 Days Before the Wedding

Brides, it’s time to learn from my mistakes! About 2 months before my wedding I decided to get eyelash extensions. I got a full set from a reputable salon near my home. The lashes were long and full and looked quite natural. I ended up having to cancel the appointment I had made to get… Read more »

Bridal Beauty: 90 Days Before the Wedding

Three months from today Jonathan and I will be getting married. I’m not going to pretend I’m not stressed out about all the details. There’s just so much to do and most of it needs to be done in the last 30 days before the wedding. I just have to keep reminding myself that it… Read more »

Origins Clear Improvement Mask

My skin can be fussy. When I was in my late teens and early twenties irritants like poor diet, stress, or using the wrong cleanser would result, almost immediately, in relatively mild acne. Although the breakouts were annoying, the predictability made it easier to treat. I could quickly identify what was causing the problem and… Read more »

Revlon Lip Butters

Although I love the way it looks, I don’t often wear lipstick. Sometimes I’ll put it on in the morning with the best of intentions, but by the time I have my first cup of coffee most of it has come off and I can’t be bothered to reapply. I find that most lipsticks are… Read more »

July Favorites

This has been one of the best summers I can remember in my city. It’s been so nice for so long that I’m almost starting to take for granted that it’ll be sunny and clear everyday. Let’s be serious though, I live in the Pacific Northwest. This weather isn’t going to last! Here’s what I’ve… Read more »