Author Archives: lara ramos

bevee trifold sidekick0

** taking a brief break from beauty to share one of the best accessories to come into my life in a long while. ** i used to be this very organized person. never missed a beat, never would have dreamed … Continue reading

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spring break beauties0

it’s 75 degrees in va today with some much-needed bright and beautiful sunshine. i’ve gotten so used to the gray of winter that i completely forgot – it’s spring break season! to celebrate, i painted my toes ‘suburban warrior’ by … Continue reading

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living proof curl collection1

you can forget everything that you think you know about caring for your curly hair, because living proof is changing the game. i have a horrendous habit of treating my natural curls with the utmost disrespect. i have tried time … Continue reading

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burt’s bees squeezable beeswax lip balm0

every evening before bed, i slather on a thick lip treatment. in an attempt to mimic what a hydrating night cream does for the face, i create a mini mask for my mouth by dousing it in product. i have a … Continue reading

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l’occitane almond velvet youthful body serum1

those of you who dread applying body lotion as much as i do are going to love this new body serum from l’occitane. it’s a lightweight, silky creme that vanishes into skin, leaving behind a subtle and super-pretty scent. i’m admittedly horrible … Continue reading

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hello j.crew lipstick! aren’t you a pretty thing?0

get it for $28 > (it’s selling out quick as a bunny!)

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laura mercier matte radiance baked powder4

industry experts across the board agree that you should have some version of setting or translucent powder in your makeup bag. designed to lock your look in place without adding anything or taking anything away, these products are a lifesaver … Continue reading

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give your beauty brushes a much-needed makeover0

the right makeup brushes are key to any beauty look, and the best part is that you don’t have to spend a fortune to complete your collection. i have always been a fan of the bargain beauty brush, often finding … Continue reading

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dr. dennis gross color smart cleanser & mask0

disclaimer: i haven’t tried this one, but i’m so intrigued that i had to share it. dr. dennis gross has created a cleanser/mask that changes color to reveal the areas of your face that have been properly cleansed. you rub … Continue reading

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bareminerals ‘the modern icon’ eyeshadow palette0

my eyeshadow routine is admittedly pretty lame. i have a handful of individual shadow pots rolling around, each one of them basically the same shade as the next. they’re a pain to travel with and i don’t feel like any … Continue reading

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