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Winter Beauty Essentials

January 11, 2017

I know we don’t have a true “winter” here in San Diego, but my skin and hair still acts like we do. My skin and hair always gets SUPER dry during this time of year! I’ve been trying more and more products lately (thanks in part to my ongoing Birchbox subscription), and I found quite a few that have been helping me combat my winter dryness. Some are items that I use all year long, but are especially amazing in the…

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Favorite Summer Beauty Products

July 7, 2016

Now that summer is in full swing (although I’m still having trouble wrapping my mind around that fact, despite last weekend’s summer festivities), I’ve made sure that I have all my summer beauty products ready to go. Not only do I have super sensitive skin, but I’m also pretty pale, so the hot summer sun doesn’t mix with my skin. My thick, naturally curly hair has a hard time during the warmer months, too, and tends to get extremely dry (basically it…

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Beauty on a Budget

October 20, 2015

Let me preface this by saying I am by no means a beauty aficionado. Like, at all. I am pretty minimal when it comes to makeup and beauty products. I do really like makeup, I’ve just never been particularly good at it (although I did get a bit better in college, thanks to my friends who basically taught me to use eyeliner). Anyways. Although I’m not the biggest beauty buff, I do like trying new products every now and again!…

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