July 16th, 2016

Summer Beauty Dupes


What’s better than a golden glow? A subtle contour and a glowing highlight are the champions of this summer’s beauty trends. From powders to creams, contour and highlight palettes can sit high in price. After a bit of research (meaning, extensive binge watching of makeup tutorials and hauls on YouTube), I’ve picked up some drug-store pieces that could take the edge off the high prices without compromising the luxury of high-end products.

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June 25th, 2016

June 25: A Jet-Setter’s Must-Haves


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May 28th, 2016

May 28: Spring Favorites 2



Lately I’ve been really into the natural look. Over the past six months I have gone on a bit of a makeup detox where I ditched foundation and face products, only using eye (and sometimes eyebrow makeup). I’ve also gotten more conscious of the ingredients in my daily products.
While I’ll stick to my guns with natural facial cleansing/moisturizing products, sometimes a girl just wants to get done up – cue the foundation and liquid liners. Here are a few products that I may not wear daily, but will always bring out for special occasions.

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April 23rd, 2016

April 23: Spring Favorites


April showers bring May flowers, it’s finally beginning to feel like spring in the city. New Yorkers are taking lunch breaks outside, students are skipping class to enjoy the fresh air, and even when it’s been raining for a week straight, faces are beaming with joy.
Being able to finally say (and believe) it’s spring brings abound all of this seasons favorites.

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June 28th, 2015

Fresh Face Summer Skin Care Routine

Taking care of my skin has become a full-time job. From facial wash to moisturizer to makeup – I am always on the look out for something to enhance my natural beauty.




Summer months means bright sun-rays and humidity; to beat the forces of nature and maintain (close enough to) flawless skin there are a few products I love to use.

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February 1st, 2015

January Favorites

Of course I couldn’t resist collecting a few of my favorite things from January to share with you! January is always full of fresh starts and trying new things, these products were all new to me at the start of the new year and now I can’t imagine life without them. I got all of these at Target except for the Chloé which I spotted at Nordstrom one day. They’re bargains that are just too tempting not to love.

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Hello! I'm Rachel, a writer of sorts, and this is my blog: a space where I share my thoughts and experiences.