FOTD: Bronzy Glow and Pink Lips

I’m all for an easy makeup look. As usual, I decided against eye shadow because, I dunno, I just haven’t worn it in awhile. I shopped my stash and re-discovered my Mineralize Skin Finish collection ....more

Bliss + Kohl’s=A Very Happy Erin

This post is sponsored by Bliss / Kohl’s Kohl’s is one of my favorite department stores. Seriously, I get everything there–clothes, shoes, accessories, kitchenware, bed linen, beauty items–you name it. In recent years, they’ve revamped their beauty section ....more

My Healthy Hair Journey! Relaxers, Weaves, Wigs and Locs

This post is sponsored by Beautiful Textures. Today I’ve teamed up with Beautiful Textures to share my ten year healthy hair journey. In the video, I’m sharing the ups and downs that I’ve faced with basically every hair phase that I’ve had ....more

My Favorite Concealer Brushes

Concealer is used to cover what foundation can’t–darkness, spots, etc. So when I’m using concealer, I’m making sure I use a brush that’s really going to get in there and get the job done. I probably have seven or eight brushes in my makeup stash that I use for concealing, so I had to think about which brushes I use the most ....more

Media Kit Crash Course: Your Brand’s Look

Wow, what a crazy week! I just came back from speaking at Blogher15 in NYC, teaching about the contents and importance of media kits. Even though there were some technical difficulties and many brain farts (ugh!), I think it went pretty well! ...more

Smashbox Primer Water Mini-Review

I walked past the Smashbox section at Ulta probably 5 or 6 times in the last month, and every time, Smashbox Primer Water (1.6 oz./ $16, 3.9 oz. / $32) caught my eye. I’m almost positive it was the catchy name or the cool packaging ....more

My much needed haul from Oyin Handmade

Once you find out you’re pregnant, you have a million things running through your head. It’s impossible not to. The 27th thing on my mind was my skin ....more

Media Kit Crash Course: Creating your brand’s story (1/7)

Media kits have been a “passion project” of mine, if you will. I’ve used them to pitch brands and bloggers, and I’ve sent mine over for brand’s who’ve pitched and hired me. Over the next few weeks, I’ll be sharing some of the most critical parts of a media kit ....more

Inside my Makeup Vanity: Everyday Essentials and More

I was SO excited when I finally purchased my Muji acrylic organizer. It was clear, lovely, organizer perfection. But form follows function, and so far, there’s no function to my shelving at all! ...more

Ten Eyebrow Tutorials You Need to See

This post was inspired by a long scroll on Instagram a few weeks ago. I saw more gradients, exaggerated arches and over filled, super dark, unnatural looking eyebrows than I’ve ever seen! Obviously, somebody’s out there sharing these super dramatic bold brow looks, and people are mimicking (and failing) ....more