Highlighter Favorites

Affiliate links used in this post.  I love a good highlighter. I think highlighter is such an easy step in your makeup routine, but it really makes a huge difference. Just one swipe my skin instantly looks radiant, and I look more awake, no matter how much sleep I’ve gotten. Out of all the products […]

Liquid Lipsticks (Swatches)

I stopped by Sephora this opening and couldn’t tear myself away from the liquid lipstick display at the front of the store. Liquid lipsticks are so pigmented and the staying power is amazing. In particular, I was drawn to the Smashbox Always on Liquid Lipsticks and Sephora Cream Lip Stains which are great products and come in […]

Simple Makeup Routine

   More often than not I like to keep my make up really really simple. A light tinted moisturizer, a swipe of mascara and lipstick  is really all I need on an every day basis.   I don’t need to talk more about the Glossier skin tint. It’s perfect in every way- it is lightweight […]

Skincare+Makeup+Science= Onomie

I am a scientist. A biologist to be exact, but I spent some time as a biochemist. I think that is one of the things that draws me to the beauty industry- the success of so many products is rooted in science that makes up that product. Because of that, I’ve been extra fond of brands that […]