“NO MAKEUP” MAKEUP

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Just uploaded to my YouTube channel is a ‘no makeup’ look that I’m completely in love with. This is one of my favorite looks because it’s so wearable no matter what your complexion, and while it’s very minimal, it still highlights my features so well.

I mentioned in the video that I would include some more affordable alternatives to the products I used! I know sometimes I tend to use really pricey products, so I want to make sure you can still create my looks if you’re on a budget.

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LITTLE BOW PUMPS

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I remember browsing through social media a few months ago and spotting possibly the coolest pair of shoes I’d ever seen. I did some sniffing around and discovered these gorgeous pumps with the large bow detail at the ankle were made by Aminah Abdul Jillil so, naturally, I hopped onto the website and prepared to shop!

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DIAMONDS ARE FOREVER

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Every year during red carpet season, there are always a ton of fun events, and there’s always a favorite. This year, the favorite is most definitely the Forevermark Oscars suite! I wasn’t quite sure what to expect walking in there as this was my first preview involving exceptionally pricey stones, but I knew I was in for a treat.

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BOLD LIPS: DRUGSTORE PICKS

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Coming very soon to my YouTube channel is a video featuring four of my favorite bold lip picks! The last video I did featuring my favorite bold lip colors got a lot of great feedback, but many of you also asked for a drugstore version… So here it is! The video will be up in the next week or so, but I wanted to give you guys a peek at the colors now. Hope you love them!

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VALENTINE’S DAY BEAUTY HACKS

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Valentine’s Day is tomorrow, and if you’re anything like me, you’re a little behind on the planning! The hustle and bustle of the work week usually has me pretty tied up, and this week is no different. So if your schedule is just as hectic, I’ve got a few easy Valentine’s Day beauty hacks you can use to jazz up your look!

My personal favorite is the bobby pin hack: It’s extremely easy to decorate the bobby pins with a pink or red nail polish, and since I keep my hair its usual boring way most of the time, I loved that I could create an interesting hair look in just a few seconds. It’s flirty and fun!

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