We carry our own loads in life. Some of our loads have been made lighter by situations beyond our control and some have been made heavier because of them. Privilege occurs on many different levels and nearly everyone experiences some form of it. And as history has repeatedly shown us, being born male, white, cis, … Continue reading Keep Walking
One of my favorite drugstore brands is Wet n Wild. This cruelty-free brand has been around for almost 40 years (next year they'll be 40!) and for many of us Wet n Wild products were the first makeup products our pre-teen faces used; myself included! Wet n Wild has seen a surge in popularity the … Continue reading Review: Wet n Wild’s MegaGlo Conceal and Contour Makeup Sticks
Bleed me Of the things I do not need That bring me pain That eat my soul Bleed them from me Cleanse Free me Of the shame Laid upon me But lesser humans Who can't consume Can't comprehend The depths of pain Cleanse Show me A path with light Hidden once But now all … Continue reading Cleanse
Congratulations to Michelle Castillo for winning my holiday giveaway!! Thank you to everyone who entered and look out for another giveaway soon!!
A few weeks ago I was so surprised by the appearance of the entire MatteLast Liquid Lip collection from Pixi By Petra! Pixi By Petea was kind enough to send them to me for reviewing and I was blown away! This gorgeous PR included 11 of Pixi Beauty's MatteLast Liquid Lip line, including 5 brand … Continue reading Review: Pixi By Petra’s MatteLast Liquid Lip
A few months ago I unfollowed a woman on Instagram I had been following for nearly a year because she did something I found completely despicable. She was a white woman who tanned so excessively her skintone appeared very dark (but orange). She also regularly manipulated her photos to make herself appear darker. And over … Continue reading Please Don’t Appropriate Hashtags
During the winter months my skin is exceptionally dry and pale, so I need cream products that won't dry me out further, but still provide coverage. I have found so much success with Revolution Beauty's Fast Base Stick Foundation and Conceal & Define Full Coverage Concealer that I had to tell you guys about them. … Continue reading Review: Revolution Beauty’s Fast Base Stick Foundation & Conceal And Define Full Coverage Concealer