“Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.” — Martin Luther King Jr.
My mom asked me to write a piece on this subject following the murder of George Floyd.
At first, I said I can’t do that — writing is my business, and it’s not relevant to my content. I hardly ever post, especially about uncomfortable or political topics.
Then I had an epiphany. I am being ignorant and using my White privilege to remain silent. How dare I?
Innocent people are getting killed! Enough is enough!
I have a Black family — sisters, brothers, cousins, young nieces and…
Are you interested in makeup but don’t know where to start? Intimidated by variety? Overwhelmed with choice?
Guys, I got you— let’s get ready together!
I am not a certified makeup artist (yet), but I watch YouTube tutorials and practise on my friends and myself. And while my wallet doesn’t agree, I have tried many products. So, I think I know a thing or two to offer some solid advice.
Makeup can be intimidating at first. There are a metric ton of products: bronzer, blush, highlight, eyeshadow palettes, mascara, eyeliner, eyebrow gel, eyebrow pencils. Not to mention all the foundations…
The world is in a crisis and everyone is feeling the effects of this pandemic in one way or another.
If you’re like me, your mind is running a million miles a second. Why is this happening? When will it be over? What if I get it? What if someone I love gets it? Will I still have a job?
But you are also thinking about all the people on the front lines — doctors, nurses and healthcare professionals that are putting their life on the line to save others and getting swamped with new cases every day. The truckers…
Born in Los Angeles, California. Raised in Vancouver, CA. Lived in Washington, Chile, The Netherlands, Germany. — Makeup enthusiast. Foodie. Mind, body & soul.