How I prep my skin for the cold using Aveeno products


Just in time for time for the colder weather, a package from Aveeno showed up on my doorstep!

Two years ago when I was having trouble with my skin, I went to the dermatologist and she recommended some Aveeno products to me. Ever since that day, I have been hooked on this quality, affordable and clean drugstore brand. I got my mom hooked on it, my roommate and even my boyfriend! All of their products are so gentle that you simply cannot go wrong. Their facial cleanser and clear complexion moisturizer cleared up the problems I was having with my skin at the time so I am forever loyal to them!

Before receiving these three products, I had been using their clear complexion moisturizer anyways and now, I just have more Aveeno products to add to my collection! Let’s get into them:

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How I do my signature top knot


Different hair styles are SO fun to me! I think hair is such a challenge. Makeup can be learned, practiced and perfected to your liking; style takes years to build, but once you know what you like and what works for you, you’re golden. Hair, on the other hand is always a surprise.

I don’t know about you, but one day I can straighten my hair and it’ll look a certain way, and the next do the exact same thing and it can look completely different…what is with that?! Never mind curling my hair, that’s a shot in the dark, and so are certain updos, braids and ESPECIALLY top knots.

So, how do I get my signature top knot? Let’s get started!

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Why I Broke Up with my Beauty Blender


Happy Monday / President’s Day All!

I am luckily just hanging out today, because I am off from school! I thought it was a perfect day to lock down some blog/Instagram content and write this post that I have been thinking about for a while now.

So, I don’t know about you, but my winter skin has been BRUTAL! You guys, I have been looking back at pics from this summer (don’t recommend), and looking at my nearly flawless summer skin and practically crying. I have been having CRAY chin/around the mouth breakouts,  my entire face is completely dry and when I put makeup on, I don’t feel much better honestly.

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