All posts tagged: Beauty

There’s A Whole Flower In My Lipstick!

Usually that’s how it happens. There I am minding my own business, scrolling my Instagram feed or reading my favorite blogs to keep me updated on what’s new and now (shoutout to Refinery29 and The Zoe Report), and boom! O-M-G! What is this?! Off goes that little voice in my head that says something similar to life is short, buy the shoes, except this particular time-the voice said forget cute! There’s a whole flower in the damn lipstick! Is that a chrysanthemum?! It is. A real one. Annnddd, how did I not know about Winky Lux?!! Winky who? Ordering their Flower Balm lipstick was an easy buy. It sells itself. Then I saw their Matcha Lip Balm *also added to cart* I mean I can’t just buy one thing right? Hey. I know myself. As the title of this section on my blog admittedly says – I’m well aware that I buy stuff that I really don’t need just because it’s cute. This purchase is filed as such. The cool thing that I did read …

Latest Fav: Konjac Sponge

My bad guys. I almost forgot to share one of my favorite recent purchases with you: The Konjac Sponge, which I definitely pronounce, cognac. Whoops. It. Has. Transformed. My. Skin. As I’ve shared before – I am the proud owner of acne prone skin. Oh yay My skin is extra sensitive. Oily. Hyper pigmented. Weird at times. Blah blah, all of that. When it comes to my skin [my face in particular] and keeping it looking its best, I want to try everything. And besides Accutane; I think I have tried it all. Cleansers, Retinoids, Antibiotics, BC. You name it.  PS – I’ll be sharing skin tips for managing acne without solely relying on the need of a dermatologist from time to time [although if you have a good one that doesn’t just want to prescribe presribe prescribe – keep them.]  For me, as of right now I only consult a Derm when needed or just for a check up. Depends. Anywho, back to my story. I prefer to manage my skin and work on …