Author Archives: lara ramos

brows by benefit2

it has been over three months since my bomb brow experience at the benefit counter inside of ulta – and my brows are on the total verge of returning to their unruly selves. in fact, it’s typically that point in the … Continue reading

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belif problem solution moisturizer0

reading over the claims from belif problem solution moisturizer had me feeling like the brand was speaking right to me. there are not nearly enough products on the market designed to target oily, sensitive skin – so when one pops up, … Continue reading

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laura geller filter finish setting powder0

happy freakin’ friday, beauties! launching into today’s post with full gusto because that pretty product up there is rocking my world. if there’s one thing laura geller is known for, it’s a gorgeous powder. (case in point above, but also >> here.) back … Continue reading

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holographic glitter nails from ilnp2

hi! happy friday. i’m popping in briefly to say 1) i miss you, 2) i’m still alive and 3) this holographic glitter nail lacquer is everything and then some. if you’re mourning the end of summer and need a sunny little … Continue reading

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lipstick love: glossier generation g1

do you find that your lipstick collection tends to accumulate in the bottom of your bag? i change my lip color daily and i’m terrible at putting things away, so by mid-to-late week, the various shades start to collect and this is … Continue reading

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eyeshadow for everyday with mark. on the dot neutral2

so, it turns out that being a beauty junkie does not translate to being a makeup artist – especially when it comes it eyeshadow. taking an artistry class has been on my bucket list for the longest, so imagine my delight … Continue reading

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a few good things2

i cannot pretend life isn’t crazy. transitioning to a fast-paced full-time office gig and four hours commuting daily has basically turned my reality upside down – but there are still so many bright spots, beauty and otherwise. 1 – my … Continue reading

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elizabeth arden skin illuminating retexturing pads4

hi. are you still out there? i know it’s been awhile, but when something finds its way into my regular routine, it’s still time to share it with you. some things just don’t change. the current hero of my skincare … Continue reading

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about my curls1

ugh, my hair. i know the grass is always greener, but here’s the deal. i have the type of hair that falls somewhere between wavy and curly. it resists straightening, making that process long and labor-intensive, and i have what … Continue reading

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the estee edit late night eraser brightening eye balm0

let me preface this post by saying that i got up at 3:45 a.m. today. thankfully that’s not the norm (i’m en route to NYC for the day and had to catch an early train), but please tell that to … Continue reading

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