The last thing I pack before a trip is my makeup bag. I’m always running behind, so I inevitably throw things in a bag in a panic and forget something I need, and take at least three things I don’t. Summer is finally here and I have a couple trips planned, but there are always road trips and weekends away that come up…
It’s hard to know where to start when looking for the right mascara. Just a quick run through the drugstore and you’ll see more types of mascara than you could wear in an entire year, so how can one possibly know which one is right for you? I’m here to help, but first, let’s start with the basics.
When you think of makeup, you think of lipstick—lipstick and blush, probably. Lipstick is a cornerstone of everyone’s beauty routine and an essential to every beauty bag. It’s one of the few products that can finish a look, or be a look all on its own. With so many lip products available, finding the right product for…
Blush is one of those products that we grew up seeing on our mom’s vanity and in the handbag of every glamorous woman we looked up to, but when we have it in-hand, we’re “now what?” Let’s talk about what it is, what it’s for, and how best to use it.
Finding the right foundation isn’t easy. With so many options available, it’s almost impossible to know where to start. If you narrow down what you’re looking for from your foundation, the level of coverage and type of finish you want, it can make finding the perfect base a lot easier.
Everyone can benefit from priming and setting makeup to make sure it will last all day. You don’t have to, but whether you’re using a $7 foundation or $70 one, that product was an investment, and there’s no point if you’re not going to make sure it lasts as long as possible.