a geeky nail artist with a crafting streak and an obsession with all things beauty

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DIY Coffee Body Scrub

DIY Coffee Body Scrub

Hello lovelies! I just reviewed the DIY beauty book Fresh & Pure by Jules Aron, and as promised I’m dishing all the details on my first creation using one of the recipes. I’m a¬†coffee addict, so of course I whipped up an amazing batch of […]

Fresh & Pure: DIY Beauty Balms, & Cleanser Recipes

Fresh & Pure: DIY Beauty Balms, & Cleanser Recipes

Hello¬†lovelies! I finally kicked my naughty habit of zoning out while endlessly scrolling on my phone during breaks at the office. I never get anything done, and considering I’m typing on a computer my entire shift it’d be beneficial to get away from a screen […]

DIY Big Shampoo LUSH  Dupe

DIY Big Shampoo LUSH Dupe

Hey there! Lush’s Big shampoo has an insanely simple ingredient list, and after trying out a sample last month, it leapt straight to the top of my to-do list. Keep scrolling for a fool proof recipe for DIY Big Shampoo down below! I’ve picked up […]

DIY Candle Jar Makeup Brush Organizer

Hello Lovelies! This week hasn’t been as productive as I hoped… I had planned to get so much done, but life came and nipped that in the bud real quick! I did finish one tiny project in spite of all the drama! I bought this […]

Depot your cluttered makeup into one palette!

Hello Lovelies! As you can see below, I have scads of eyeshadow palettes. But what you can’t tell from this mess, is I only use one or two shades from each palette…. I decided to use some of my time off this weekend to comb […]

DIY Chalkboard Computer Desk

Hello! My work recently got rid of a bunch of office furniture and let the employees have their pick before it was taken to be thrown away. This desk had been sitting out front of the building for a couple weeks; I had no interest in it […]

Cosplay Wig Hacks

Hi there! I’ve always found wigs to be the hardest piece of a cosplay to put together, especially when you’re dealing with funky hairlines or multiple colors of hair. I cosplayed Tohru from Miss Kobayashi’s Dragon Maid at the last con I attended (Kumoricon), and I […]

Upgrading My Perfume Bottles

Hey there!For the most part, I can successfully avoid B&BW’s and their lovely scented but unattractively packaged body sprays/perfumes. But every once in a while they have this 75% off everything in the store clearance, and I always find myself buying more….Combine that with receiving […]

DIY Mermaid Scale Blush

Hello, Lovelies! I shattered my favorite blush a couple weeks ago by dropping it on the counter, and just now had some time to fix it. The mixing broken makeup with rubbing alcohol trick has been floating around for ages, but I’ve added my own twist […]

DIY Instant Makeup Brush Cleanser

Morning all! I bought the ingredients for this many moons ago, but somehow the plastic bag got lost in my closet, which I found a couple days ago while I was cleaning! So I decided I’d better put together the cleanser asap before I lose the […]



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