Hi! Since I’ve mostly been waking up drinking coffee than getting in my bikini & making cocktails and sunbathing in my backyard with my roommate I haven’t needed the most elaborate makeup routine. I’m of the “i need to put my face on” camp so most days I do do a little something. This look is super glowy fresh faced and youthful. I like it cause it makes me look well rested and perky. This is a little time lapse of me doing my glowy no makeup makeup look:
This was originally gonna be a makeup recreation but the purple eyeshadow I had in my only colorful palette wasn’t bright enough so I free styled it and this is how it turned out. I am falling back in love with blue eyeshadow now that I’m a grown up and know about blending.
I really fell in love with this look by @olgadann as soon as I saw it. Usually I’m intimidated by colorful eye looks cause they’re so intense and bold but this one was pastel and so dreamy and soft. I tried to recreated it and was pleased with how it came out.
One of my New Years resolutions this year is to get better at makeup as it’s something I love to do and I spend so much time doing it and I would love to master it. I’ve been saving makeup inspiration photos on Instagram and starting to recreate there. I’m very much a beginner so I’m doing my best.
My favorite season of the year has officially begun and with this the world gets nicer, cosier and I cling tighter to my loved ones. Yesterday my best friend and I met by Colombus Circle to get hot chocolate and chai and walk around Central Park. She had just been on a date there that didn’t lead to anything so she wanted to replace the association with a happy one. We put our diamonds rings on our ring finger so people would leave us alone even though we are both very single. It was the perfect brisk but not shivery weather so it was lovely and calming.
I did this eyeliner look because I’m trying okay. I tried (in vain) in high school to learn how to do makeup but my high school bff was the queen of it and mine looked especially wonky right next to hers. So I am trying again and it’s not as impossible as I hyped it up to be, it just takes me forever.
I really like how it came out and how I felt like a boss bitch. My hair was all the way slicked back and my makeup was all the way done and my hoops were on. I’m usually self-conscious when my hair is back like this but because I had really put in the effort to my makeup and caked it on like there’s no tomorrow I felt powerful and confident. We went to this really smelly and regular dive bar in the East Village and we met one of my friends and talked about our traumas over $4 beers.
It was a good time.
I’m mad and still somewhat bewildered about who our president and I remain so deeply disappointed in Americans.
I’m more hopeful for Mexico than American right now.
I’m mad that the chapstick industry relies on our lips being chapped so most chapsticks don’t work or work for 2 seconds. I’m constantly in a never ending circle of chapped lips and the 2 seconds of having not chapped lips and then repeat. It’s shouldn’t be such a struggle.
I watched a telenovela all day and wanted some serious brows and red lips.