• My Esthetician School Journey
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    Minding My Business and Trusting God – My Journey to *Finally* Starting Esthetician School

    Share this...FacebookTwitterLinkedinPinterestemailWhen I first started blogging is when I truly started learning about skincare. After I fully immersed myself in glam makeup, I learned about how a good esthetician can merge the two worlds. (Mainly because I wanted my makeup to look better. Sorry not sorry.) I became fascinated with the career. The idea of helping people achieve their makeup and skincare goals seemed like the best job in the world. I immediately added it to my to-do list – and left it there for 3 years. I told my family and friends that this is something that I wanted to do and for the past 3 years there was always…

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    My Favorite Makeup Removers

    Share this...FacebookTwitterLinkedinPinterestemail   Since I’ve fallen in love with makeup, I’ve tried my fair share of makeup removers. As the first part of my nightly skincare routine, I adjust the remover to the amount of makeup I’m wearing. Ensuring that your makeup is completely removed before starting your skincare routine helps your skin react better to the products. Essentially, if you are taking off all your makeup off at the end of the night your $300 dollar serum is useless.  Below are my favorite makeup removers for my heavy, medium, and light coverage days. Heavy Makeup Day- Clinique Take the Day Off Cleansing Balm  Clinique’s Take the Day Off is everything.…

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    Dreaming of Clear Skin

    Share this...FacebookTwitterLinkedinPinterestemail My skin went to hell post grad. It was at a time where I was learning so much about makeup and trying everything out and not taking care of myself properly. Fortunately,  my skin is finally getting to a place where I’m comfortable with and below are my tips, suggestions, and products that have helped me along the way. Tips   Go to your dermatologist. It took me forever to finally drag my behind in the office. It could have all been so simple if I didn’t try to find the DIY recipe for why my skin was acting out. My dermatologist put me on some medicine that…