GlamGlow Youthmud: Pricey, Amazing (But Use It Fast Because Weird Things Happen)

I’ve basically used every type of GlamGlow mud there is. And to be honest, I can’t tell the difference between the Youthmud, Thirstymud or Supermud, but I know my skin feels soft and insanely clean after I use all three. The eye masque didn’t do much for me, but it sure looked cool ....more

New Blog Designs Available!

Guys, I am so excited. When I launched my web design business a few weeks ago, I had some very clear goals in mind. Phase one was to launch media kit themes ....more

Base Guide: L’Oreal True Match Super Blendable Makeup in N8 Cappucino

After many months, I’ve finally decided to dive in and try L’Oreal True Match. Other than Black Opal Stick Foundations and Revlon ColorStay (which I can never find my shade in), this is the foundation I hear about the most. This is a foundation that’s basically available at all drugstores and convenience stores ....more

My First Week as a Business Owner. WHOA.

Last Monday, I finally started my new business. The Haute Blogger Design Co. is my blog design and web development company that I’ve been dreaming about for a couple years now ....more

The Sephora Cleanser Set is WAY Better Than I Expected

Remember this picture that I shared on Instagram the other day? Well, it’s a huge set with loads of winners inside. I’m used to getting samples that are less than an ounce ....more

Stop Comparing Yourself to Everyone Else

I have to admit that I can be a jealous person. It’s happened on too many occasions to count. There were times where I’d see my blogging peers on a trip and wonder why I wasn’t invited ....more

Inside My Makeup Bag – February 2015 Edition

It’s been a hectic week preparing for the launch of The Haute Blogger, but my good friend Amy came to town and I had to go and see her! We ended up going to dinner after work and I looked terrible. You know that point where your hair is unruly and you’re makeup-less and you can’t bear to look in the mirror? ...more

I’m launching my own business!!!!!

I turn 30 this year, and I’ve had my mind set that this was the year I stop “asking for permission” and just go for it. What’s the worst that could happen? After three or four years of brainstorming, going forward, moving backward, etc., I’ve decided to start a business all my own ....more

I think I want to be a minimalist

Image c/o Into Mind This will be hard. I’m one of those people with clutter every where — my side of the bedroom, my wardrobe, my mind. But since I’ve moved in with my husband, I’m definitely getting better ....more

Revisiting MAC Matchmaster Foundation

My friend (and loctician) happened to hit the MAC store in Times Square and splurged on some new products. She brought them in to work and asked me how to use them. To my surprise, one of the products was MAC Matchmaster Foundation in 7.5, the exact color I needed to try! ...more