Can’t see how to put your eye makeup on without your glasses? Tired of applying blind and hoping for the best? Well fret no more my lovely, Makeup Readers to the rescue! Wait, what are Makeup Readers? They’re specially designed reading glasses that have lenses that either flip down independently or swivel from one eye to the other allowing you to see clearly while applying makeup to the opposite eye!…

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How To Choose Your Perfect Pink Lipstick

The perfect pink lipstick. Is it out there? How do you find it? Is pink even your color? The answer to all these questions is ‘yes, absolutely!’ However, it’s going to take a tiny bit of work to find it but not too much, I promise. I’m not a fan of work.

So You Want The Perfect Pink Lippy?

First, we must answer a few quick questions to determine your idea of perfect:

  1. Are you looking to make a soft, subtle statement or do you want your lips to enter the room five seconds before you do?
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Upgrade Your Beauty & Style For Spring

Being a blogger has its perks. To be fair, it is also a tremendous amount of work. Grueling and isolating it also comes with a high risk of a widening rear end from all the sitting, but some days, some days there are perks. Today is one of those perk days. The good folks at the Rakuten Network have a special Bonus Box that they send to 50 lucky bloggers each quarter and I am one of the lucky this time.…

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Everyday Makeup That Lasts All Day

Everyday Makeup That Lasts All Day! That’s the title of my brand new course on Skillshare! That’s right, I’m officially a teacher now. My mom would be so proud. What is this Skillshare that you speak of Patranila and what does one do there? Skillshare is a learning platform with over 10,000 classes on everything from photography to gardening. It gives you the opportunity to learn just about anything you want in short, easily-digestible video classes that you complete at your own pace.…

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How I Organize and Store My Makeup

Organization and access are the watchwords when storing your makeup. If you’re like me, someone with limited space but lots of product, keeping all your favorites organized and accessible in one space can be challenging. In today’s video, I’m giving you a glimpse behind the scenes of my daily makeup storage/application area and I show you how I whipped my makeup collection into shape for easy access and frustration-free mornings.…

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Create Some Cozy: The Hygge Way

Create Some Cozy: The Hygge Way

Hygge (hoo-gah) is an old Danish concept that helps Danes get through their long, dark winters. Anyone besides me feeling the effects of winter: actual, political or otherwise? Yeah, I thought so. Fret not my lovelies, Hygge and I are here to help you make it through. Roughly translated as coziness, hygge means creating a warm atmosphere and enjoying the good things in life with good people.… Read More

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