The Eyes Have It: Makeup I’m Loving Now

Confession: I’m a bit nervous.

I’m so incredibly humbled to get such a great response from you all on my last post. I mean, how on earth can I follow that up?!

However, I’ve gotten so many questions about my favorite go-to eye makeup products that I wanted to address it in a post. I also purchased a little selfie tripod on Amazon, so hopefully a little tutorial will come later. I am constantly compelled to stress I am not a makeup artist, but since I’m get questions, I’m happy to share everything I can.

One caveat: I wear eyelash extensions. This means my product stash might be a little different than people who don’t. I steer clear of eye makeup with oils in them, because they tend to make extensions fall out quicker.

Let’s get down to business.

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Sleep Lizdom

“2 AM?? What time do you have to go to bed?”

I can’t tell you how often I hear this when I’m asked about my job. I’ve been waking up in the middle of the night for work for almost a decade now, so if there is one thing I’m an expert on, it’s sleep. Mostly because I love it, it’s fleeting, I’m desperate for it and I’ve dedicated so much of my time to trying to get it.

Because I go to sleep during the day, I’ve had to create my own personal sleep environment, and this past year or so, my husband and I have gotten very serious about doing this. In creating this space, I’ve learned so much about sleep that I wanted to share what I’ve discovered, because most likely you are like me and struggling to get every minute of shut eye you can.

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The Art of Faking Flawlessness

“Fake it ’til you make it.”

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Up at 4am doing my makeup

Who said that? Was it Mark Twain? Ben Franklin? Socrates? Either way, have wiser words ever been spoken? This week I had to fake flawlessness for work, because after an allergic reaction I was a giant, blotchy mess. Continue reading “The Art of Faking Flawlessness”