How-To: Get the Longest Wear Out of Your Lipstick

Hello Beautifuls! First off, I want to apologize for being MIA for a minute there. Now, without further ado… I think you all can agree that the worst thing about your favorite bold lip color is that it doesn’t last very long, smears everywhere when you eat or drink and if you’re really unlucky it […]

Best Mascara for Length, Volume, and Curl

Too Faced ‘Better Than Sex’ Mascara, .27 oz., $23. This mascara makes your lashes go from “meh” to “Marvelous”! It volumizes, lengthens, thickens and delivers a beautiful dark black that gives you these awesome full dramatic doll-like lashes. I always use an eyelash curler before using any mascara, but it is not necessary to get […]

How-To: Waterproof Any Mascara

I am a huge fan of waterproof makeup because I have really watery eyes from allergies and can’t stand runny makeup. But, we all have favorite products and, if you’re like me, just wish that they were waterproof (i.e. Too Faced ‘Better Than Sex’ Mascara, why are you not waterproof?!). Well, your wish just came […]

Best Mattifying Primer

Best Mattifying Primer: Becca Ever-Matte Poreless Priming Perfector, 1.35 oz, $36 This stuff is the bomb! This primer really prevents oiliness from breaking up your makeup, even powders, and prevents shine and pores from showing. If you have oily skin, use it all over or if you have an oily t-zone like me, spot treat. […]

Foundation Tip: (No) Flashback Friday

It’s finally Friday! Many of you are going to be going out tonight and taking selfies and group pics and the last thing you want to be is Casper the Ghost in those captured memories. So, do not fear, Emily is here…to tell you how to not get that dreaded flashback from your makeup. Let’s […]

Mani Monday: Best Top Coat for Long-Lasting Polish

Best Long-Lasting Top Coat: CND Vinylux Weekly Top Coat, $9.90. When it comes to newly polished nails, nothing is more annoying then when it pretty much chips off in like 2 days. And not everybody loves shellac or has the time or money to get them done; even if you have an at home kit […]

My Top Favorite Fragrances 2016

All-Time Favorite Perfume: ‘Flowerbomb’ by Viktor & Rolf 3.4 fl oz, $165. ‘Flowerbomb’ has to be my all time favorite scent! It smells sooo good and pleasantly girly and slightly sweet but still sophisticated (it doesn’t smell like that teeny-bopper sweet stuff at all)! The official notes that are listed are: bergamot, tea, freesia, jasmine, […]