Beauty

Beauty, Interviews

Vicky Tsai of Tatcha on J-Beauty & Building a Bona Fide Brand

The buzz around acclaimed K-beauty doesn’t seem to slow down and we all know who rises to the top when considering Eastern influences on the West. But do you ever wonder if there are uncovered beauty secrets you might...

Written by: Susan Hang

Beauty, How To, Video

5 YouTube Makeup Tutorials to Try This Weekend

  Beauty trends seem to be traveling at a faster rate than normal… This summer alone, we’ve heard much noise around strobing and nontouring, and then out of no where, draping! Contouring’s got so much...

Written by: Susan Hang

Beauty, How To

6 Genius Tips for Successful Online Beauty Shopping

I know several of you refrain from buying makeup or trying new products outright because 1. beauty storefronts and sales reps make it too intimidating to gallivant, or 2. you don’t want to risk picking the wrong product (be...

Written by: Susan Hang

Beauty, How To, Video

A DIY Classic Bridal Look For Every Kind of Wedding

NOTE: I didn’t realize my first upload cut off super early, so apologies for the double post! I hope I didn’t keep you all waiting too long! I initially wanted to create an in-depth post...

Written by: Susan Hang

Beauty, Product Review

The Verdict – Best Bases for Summer

  I’ve had the pleasure of testing out so many new products these last 2-3 hot months, so it finally feels appropriate to round up my best bases for summer! When it comes to makeup,...

Written by: Susan Hang

Beauty, Product Review

Drugstore Makeup Hall of Fame

  Drugstore makeup brands have made disruptive strides over the last several years… It seems illusory to think that 10 years ago, you couldn’t even walk into a drugstore and expect much from an eyeshadow...

Written by: Susan Hang

Beauty, Interviews

Real Life Behind the Chair in the Eyes of a Self-Made Hairstylist

  If you ever find yourself kicked out of your own game, here’s a reminder that you can always bounce back! You probably remember Megan Rafidi from my elaborate balayage experience, and we have her on the blog again...

Written by: Susan Hang

Beauty, Product Review

The BEST Summer Bronzers to Sustain Your Glow

  August marks the nearing close of summer… And that insinuates change in everyone’s life in one of two ways: 1. You’re either going back to school or 2. dealing with the logistics of it...

Written by: Susan Hang

Beauty, Product Review

Essential Products for Keeping My Hair Light & Bright

My first encounter with Klorane was when I was on the hunt for an effective eye makeup remover without the grease and fuzzy vision (for the record, I am no fan of any bi-phase makeup remover). The one Klorane makes...

Written by: Susan Hang

Beauty, How To

Balayage Hair: Everything You Need to Know and More

  First was ombre, then sombre, and then balayage just went berserk! You might already know that balayage is a French hair coloring technique and term that means to sweep. It’s applied free hand, using actual sweeping motions…...

Written by: Susan Hang

Product Review

The Makeup Brushes Shaking Up My Beauty Routine

A girl can never have too many makeup brushes, right? Wrong. I’ve become quite the minimalist in the last year once I realized that in a bundle of ~30+ brushes, I reach for the same 10 constantly. As...

Written by: Susan Hang

How To

Wedding-Proof Makeup Tips to Beat the Summer Heat

  Weddings are one of the most beautiful, emotionally intense, and fleeting moments of your life… And we all know, prime season has long arrived – summer with its inducing green grass, full blooms, blue skies, and...

Written by: Susan Hang