RMS Beauty: Swift Shadow, Eye Polish, & Mascara

RMS Beauty is known primarily for two products – their “Un” Cover-Up and their Living Luminizer. The “Un” Cover-Up is a multi-use, coconut oil-based complexion product that can be used as a foundation or concealer. The Living Luminizer is a cult favorite cream highlighter that imparts a sophisticated wet shine…

My Weekend in Charleston & Isle of Palms

Every Spring, students from Goizueta Business School’s MBA program celebrate the end of the year by embarking on an appropriately named “Beach Week”. This week, we spent our time in South Carolina’s Isle of Palms and Charleston. Below are some of the highlights from my trip. Confederate Jasmine is all…

Beach Day Makeup featuring Josie Maran

I think most people who use higher end makeup or  skincare have heard of Josie Maran. Her 100% Pure Argan Oil was an all-around game changer, challenging many of the assumptions we had about the use of oils on the face.Josie Maran makeup, for me at least, is a little out of sight…

Natural, Convenient, Luxurious: Arcona Triad Pads Review

If you’re looking for an all in one product to cleanse, tone, and hydrate, especially if you’re always in the go, these pads might be for you. There are some pros and cons so to learn more, read the review below. Availability: NordstromPrice: $10.00; $35.00Size: 10 pads; 45 padsIngredients: Agua (Distilled…

Glossier Discount Link + 10 Minute Makeup

GUESS WHAT? I’M A GLOSSIER REP! A few weeks ago Glossier contacted me and asked if I’d like to become a Glossier rep and naturally I was over the moon. Glossier is one of the brands that inspired me to blog and embodies my philosophy on everyday makeup. In honor…

Milk Makeup Review: Lip Products

Milk Makeup is the type of brand that either inspires or confuses, but there’s no denying that it’s catching everyone’s attention. The aesthetic is a frenzied departure from traditional Instagram makeup. Highlighting is less about shimmer and more about oil, natural skin is celebrated, and color is used for expression, not…

Herbivore Phoenix Facial Oil + Moon Fruit Treatment

A few weeks ago I wrote a review on the Herbivore Botanicals Charcoal Cleansing Bar Soap and Rose Hibiscus Hydrating Face Mist. (You can find that review here.) After I cleanse and tone using those products I hydrate and treat with the Phoenix Facial Oil and the Moon Fruit Night…

Shea Moisture Volcanic Stone Eyeshadow Palette Review

Today I’ll be reviewing Shea Moisture’s Volcanic Stone Mineral Eyeshadow Palette ($13). It’s an affordable eyeshadow palette which features six cool toned shadows made from mostly natural ingredients.When Shea Moisture came out with makeup a few years ago I picked up a few items here and there, but didn’t really dive…