Winter Skincare Favorites

Living in Florida and using the word ‘winter’ may seem like a joke compared to the sub-zero conditions in the rest of the country,  but the temps do drop here (a little bit) and, more importantly, the air gets drier. Not to mention the drastic change in tempertures virtually every day causing my skin to […]

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Odacité – natural skincare

First of all, I know I’ve been absent from posting for a bit. Let me explain, I started a new job, traveled a bit and needed to get back on track. Thanks for sticking with me! During my little hiatus I’ve been experimenting with a ton of newer and more natural skincare products. Get ready to […]

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orange crush ⟶ summer look

Colorful Lightweight Summer Make-Up Look So lately (like most of the makeup community) I have been really into warm tones. I wanted to create a look that wasn’t exactly natural but also wasn’t a mask, had a pop of color, and lasted all day. I mean, you don’t want your sweat to move around layers […]

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skincare empties summer 2018

July 2018 Empties As I’ve gotten (a little) older I’ve really upped my skincare game. I never thought there would be a  time when I spent more on skincare then makeup but that time has come. I mean your makeup is only as good as your skin, let’s be real. I’m always experimenting with products […]

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worth the hype?

Charlotte Tilbury Airbrush Flawless Finish Skin Perfecting Micro-Powder I struggle with powder. For reference my skin is super dry and dehydrated so basically most powder’s cake up on my skin and make me look like I’ve literally set it with flour. Not a cute look.  I work for roughly 9 hours a day minimum in South […]

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May Favorites 2018

I’ve discovered and rediscovered a few things in the month of May. I wanted to share what I’ve been loving and what has made a big  impression on me. I have a ton to show you from makeup and skincare, to books. Have you tried/read/worn any of these? I also LOVE seeing and hearing about other people’s […]

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the beauty tag

I saw this tag while reading a few blogs and I thought it would be fun to do to help you gain a little more insight into my taste. What do you love about makeup? Let me know in the comments down below! xxTaryn        Do you remember your first makeup item? When […]

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the lipstick effect

When you are sad, add more lipstick and attack – Coco Chanel While applying some lipstick after a bad day I noticed the rush I felt, it was an instant pick-me-up. Looking down at my drawer filled with lip color I thought of how I wanted to dive a little deeper in the history of […]

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best brows ever?

Never underestimate the power of eyebrows.   During the spring VIB Rouge sale at Sephora I noticed a new launch – Kat Von D Beauty’s new “Signature Brow Precision Pencil” (.065 g for $20). I have never experienced an eyebrow pencil this groundbreaking before, yes groundbreaking. I’ve tried countless eyebrow products including pencils, pomades, waxes, […]

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get to know me

Hey guys, what’s up? My name is Taryn. I am a make-up and skincare junkie born and raised in New York. I currently live in the tropical paradise that is South Beach, Florida.  I have worked as a freelance makeup artist, but have settled into a full-time retail career that went from buyer, to visual […]

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