October 14, 2017
NARSissist Loaded Eyeshadow

NARSissist Loaded Eyeshadow Palette Review + Swatches

NARS has always been one of my all-time favorite brands.  Their eyeshadows especially.  Their cult favorite, the Orgasm blush, pales in comparison in my opinion.  These […]
October 11, 2017
pixi beauty full review

Pixi Beauty Full Review

Let’s jump right in!  ALLLLL the mists:  sadly, my skin HATES mists.  Despite the fact that I’ve heard amazing things about all four of these, I […]
October 6, 2017
2017 Too Faced Holiday

Too Faced Holiday Collection + Swatches!

  You ready for this?!?!  No seriously.  Hope you’re sitting down!  These are all kinds of gorgeous. [As always, pardon my lily white skin on the […]
September 25, 2017
Becca Lip Lush Color Balm

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 […]
October 14, 2017
NARSissist Loaded Eyeshadow

NARSissist Loaded Eyeshadow Palette Review + Swatches

NARS has always been one of my all-time favorite brands.  Their eyeshadows especially.  Their cult favorite, the Orgasm blush, pales in comparison in my opinion.  These […]
October 11, 2017
pixi beauty full review

Pixi Beauty Full Review

Let’s jump right in!  ALLLLL the mists:  sadly, my skin HATES mists.  Despite the fact that I’ve heard amazing things about all four of these, I […]
October 6, 2017
2017 Too Faced Holiday

Too Faced Holiday Collection + Swatches!

  You ready for this?!?!  No seriously.  Hope you’re sitting down!  These are all kinds of gorgeous. [As always, pardon my lily white skin on the […]
September 25, 2017
Becca Lip Lush Color Balm

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 […]
September 22, 2017
how to tell if you're basic

How to Tell if You’re Basic

Join us in the Pretty Basic Facebook group!  Current heated discussion: my meat pumpkin!
September 6, 2017

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 […]
September 4, 2017
Bath & Body Works Candles

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 […]
August 31, 2017
Mug Swap 2017

Mug Swap 2017

It’s one of my favorite parts of the year!  I found the Mug Swap via Instagram and I’m going to tell you right now GO FOLLOW […]
August 15, 2017

7 Ways to Help Your Depressed Friend

If you’ve followed my social media for any length of time, you already know I’m a card-carrying member of the depression/anxiety club.  I’ve had out-of-whack neurotransmitters […]