Category: Beauty

Makeup Madness: Full Face Routine

I’m way more active on my Twitter and Instagram than I am on any other social media service, and for good reason. Between micro-blogging the random thoughts I get in an instant and posting self-indulgent selfies all over my feed, that’s more or less 50% of what I do on the internet. Recently, I got a question about my daily routine. I’m almost embarrassed to admit how long it takes me to do my daily routine, given that I’m surrounded by women who can effortlessly leave the house au naturale or dismiss their ethereal glow with “oh, I did...

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Hannah’s Haul: Serums, Masks, Acids and Actual Makeup!

So, once in awhile I try or haul new products that I feel like I should talk about. As the resident beauty person here, I guess it’s up to me to test things because there’s probably no way I’m getting any of the guys in the office to go home and try out a sheet mask. Let me tell you about the best products I’ve tried this week: Maybelline 36HR Lasting Gel Liner As much as I love my liquid liners, there are some days where I can’t be f—ked to keep my hand steady enough to draw a...

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Monsoon-Proof Your Makeup

Monsoon season, i.e. one of the only seasons we tropical citizens actually have, wreaks havoc on my face. Not only am I a girl with an oily complexion, but the combination of blazing heat, humidity and torrential rain has the potential to ruin my look and leave me looking like the saddest, bedraggled rat ever. Fear not, I have a few tips for keeping your lewk intact despite having to brave the storm. If they can work for this oil slick, they’ll work for you. Invest in waterproof formulas This one’s a bit of a no brainer – waterproof...

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In My Kit: Colourpop #KaePop Collection Review

We’ve all been there: you’re sad, your bank account isn’t looking too sad and you spend money. My sad shopping spree happened to coincide with Colourpop Cosmetics’ free international shipping sale AND if you spent over a certain amount, you would get a free highlighter. Guess who got three highlighters, but that’s not what we’re going into. #KaePop by Karreuche was a recent collection by Colourpop, a California-based makeup brand that’s known for their trendy colors at low prices. The insta-famous model chose colors that would impart her #nofilter glow IRL. Unlike the exorbitantly priced Kylie Lip Kits, each...

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Hannah’s Holiday 2016 Guide: Makeup

So, it was my birthday recently and I’m a bit of a makeup junkie. If you’ve got a girl (of any age: your mom, your girlfriend, your sister, your friend) and she likes makeup, I am here to save your butt with the best of the Holiday 2016 makeup selections. Granted, girls – you can send this to your man for some not so subliminal hinting, or go out there and buy stuff like the independent woman you are. Whatever it is, I’ll have your makeup #onfleek. Sometimes, I want to be lazy and just use my fingers to...

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