Becca Lip Lush Color Balm
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Becca Lip Lush Color Balm Swatches

Don’t tell the makeup gods but I’m not a fan of traditional lipstick.  Gloss?  YUP.  Balms?  All day errrrday.  I have really thin lips and tend to think lipstick makes them look even thinner.  I was so kindly sent these Becca Lip Lush Color Balms and nearly LOST MY DANG MIND.  Creamy, buildable color that hydrates and stays put!  What’s…

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Contouring for regular people.

Contouring has existed since drag queens.  (So, forever.) They’re the original contouring experts but if you’re like me… you’re a little lost on how you can get that look but toned down for every day boringness. I mean, I want to look pretty but I’m not putting on a 3 hour show every night so I don’t need the extensive…

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Problematic Favorite: Bath & Body Works Candles

I feel like a sell out when I love something so commercial.  That’s what “problematic favorite” means – but this blog is called the Basic White Girl for a reason!  I LOVE Bath & Body Works candles (by White Barn Co.)… plenty of time and money has been sunk into changing this but I have to accept myself for what…

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