My Go To No Makeup, Makeup Look

With being a busy mom of 3, a lot of times I don’t have enough time to sit down and do a dramatic look or a full on glammed our face but I still want to look put together and awake even when I’m not, lol. I’ve been loving the more neutral no makeup, makeup looks. It’s fast and easy but also gives my facial features a chance to stand out a bit on their own. My skin is still smooth and flawless but it looks natural without a lot of products used. I don’t use eyeshadow or liner, I only use false lashes when I really want my eyes to pop and I use a nude tone lipstick most of the time for this look as well. It’s perfect for looking put together for work, errands and even quick drinks with friends or a laid back date night.

I will however use highlight. I love a good highlight. Makes your skin glow without much effort and I think it looks beautiful. Your skin looks so healthy with a nice glow to it. Obviously you don’t need to beam peoples eyes out with a no makeup makeup look but sometimes I just wanna a little extra shine (in a good way, not an oily face lol.)

On my face:

Too Faced Peach Perfect Foundation

Maybelline loose powder in medium deep under the eyes and deep on the rest of my face

Nyx bronzer in

Tarte blush in feisty

La colors highlight palette

Loreal liquid lip

Nyx brow gel in espresso and European Wax Center brow powder duo in medium

Below I listed some of my favorite products to use when I’m doing a more neutral look. I usually don’t use eye shadows or anything extra like that. I try and keep it as basic and simple as possible but still get the ultimate put together look. I get compliments all the time as well like oh you look so good, your skin looks great, you seem so energized today, etc. and I’m like oh thank you while also thinking girl I’m on my third cup of coffee and my 3 yr old changed her outfit 4 times before we could leave the house. 😂😂

Product list:

Anyway, what are your favorite ways to get ready quick? Do you have any get glam quick tips that you live by?

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I hope you all have a wonderful Friday. ❤️

Always Remember You’re Beautiful!

Lola

My Top 6 Favorite Drugstore Highlights

Hi loves. So I've been obsessed with highlighting lately. It's been the highlight (pun intended, lol) of my everyday makeup routine. Whether I'm just running errands, going to work or for a night out I always have some highlight. It just depends on how bright I wanna shine that day, lol. I feel like it just gives such a beautiful and effortless glow to the skin and face. It really brightens everything up and even if you aren't feeling the day or feeling well, a good highlight can really bring life to your face. So I've picked these 6 (7 if you count both of the wet n wild highlights) as my top favs so far for the summer.

Here I am wearing Maybelline Strobing stick and Master Chrome.

Here's a picture of me wearing Maybelline Master Chrome in 100 Molten Gold

Here are swatches of all of them

Swatches from left to right:
Colourpop, Maybelline Strobing stick, Maybelline Strobing liquid, Wet n Wild Crown of my canopy and precious petals, Maybelline Master Chrome in 100 Molten Gold, Makeup Revolution skin kiss in peach kiss

I love the fact that these are perfect for any skin tone but I love them because they're great on tan and darker skin tones especially. They really give a beautiful glow to the skin and you can layer them to be as subtle or as bright as you want. Best of all it's all drugstore or affordable highlights so you aren't breaking the bank. Every one of them is under $10! I hope you loves give these a try, I'm sure you will love them just as much as I do.

Here's a list of the highlights and colors and the prices per my area:

Colourpop amethyst crystal liquid highlighter $8
Maybelline Master Strobing stick $8

Maybelline Master Strobing liquid $8

Maybelline Master Chrome in 100 Molten Gold $8

Wet n wild highlighting powder in precious petals and crown of my canopy $5 each

Makeup revolution skin kiss highlighter in peach kiss $6

What are your favorite summer highlighters? Have a beautiful day!

Always remember you're beautiful!

-Lola

Foodcation Vlog

Hi loves! It’s been awhile but I’m back and hoping I can make my blog better than ever. Click the link below the photo to check out my YouTube video of my weekly Vlog with some clips of us off in New York on a mini Foodcation. Hope you enjoy.  
Always Remember You’re Beautiful!

-Lola

NYC Bound: Foodcation

Live In Jeans 

I could literally live in a comfy pair of jeans. Easy to style, comfy and they fit well. It’s like a dream. Especially for me because I have long legs and a little bubble butt so it’s hard to find jeans that have a good fit at the top and bottom, lol. 
  

So when I discovered Fashion Nova  after many, many other people kept talking about them. I decided why not try them out, lol. These boyfriend jeans are literally everything. I’m pretty sure I’m going to purchase another pair because they are just so awesome. They fit well. They are loose but not baggy and they are the soft lived in distressed denim that I love. 
  

My sneakers are awesome too. I got these from Just Fab and I love them. They are just my style and they come in white too. My bodysuit is from Forever 21 and I’m loving bodysuits right now because it’s just like having a tucked in shirt without having it ride up or pop out. 

   
   

What’s your favorite comfy style to wear? Do you prefer heels or sneakers with it? For me it all depends on the outfit and where I’m going. But for hump day, these boyfriend jeans, sneakers and a plain black top work just fine for me. I hope you are having an awesome Wednesday. We are halfway through the week. WOO HOO!!

Jeans-Eddie Boyfriend Jeans

Bodysuit-Forever 21

Sneakers-Just Fab

Glasses-SunglassSpot

Always Remember You’re Beautiful!

-Lola

Saturday Vibes

  

I love easy weekends. I especially love easy comfy outfits. I thought this sweatsuit was so cute. Especially with the gold heart on the front and slits in the elbows and knees. I thought it added a nice touch. I went perfectly with my Nikes and Paparazzi sunglasses. 
   
    
  
    
 

Sweatsuit-Dresslink

Sneakers- Nike Women

Sunglasses-Paparazzi

I hope you all had an awesome weekend. Now it’s back to the weekly grind. Happy Monday Loves!

Always Remember You’re Beautiful!

-Lola

Sunday Chic

  

I love a cute yet comfortable dress. Especially when I can dress it up or down. This adorable plaid dress is just that. I wore this to church on Sunday and but I didn’t want it to be overly dressy or take a turn for too Christmasy. So I paired it with a light faux leather jacket and nude pumps. 

  
I added my yellow necklace to bring out the yellow in the print and dull down the holiday vide some more but I didn’t add anymore jewelry because I didn’t want it to be over the top. 

   
    
    
    
    
    
 

I love figuring out ways to take different seasons fashion trends and dress them up or down to wear all year round. I hope you’re as excited for the weekend as I am. Happy Friday dolls. 

Dress- Dresslink.com

Jacket- Dresslink.com

Necklace- eBay 

Heels- little shoe boutique (I can’t remember the name)

Always Remember You’re Beautiful!
-Lola

A Fun Little Print 

  
I love a little. Sometimes I love a lot of prints, lol. But this cute little jacket was adorable to me and perfect to throw on over a sweater for a not too hot, not too cold day. I paired my off white 3/4 length cowl neck sweater with this little jacket, jeans and my rain boots and I was ready for the day. It was rainy all day here in Florida so rain boots were a must. This jacket has a nice material and it’s thick enough to go over a sweater and keep you warm on a kinda of chilly day. 
   
 
  

   
 

The sleeves for me are a little above my wrists, which I’m 5’9″ and have very long lims so for some this may be long sleeves but for me, almost but not quite, lol. But I figured that when I purchased it which is why it’s a cute little not too hot, not too cold day sweater. The zipper detailing is gold and the sweater is slightly off white with black pattern all over. Over all a great little jacket to throw on and spice up a plain sweater and pair of jeans. I would probably dry clean this jacket. Though it has cotton in it, I feel the material would mess up after washing and drying more than once. 

Jacket- Dresslink.com

Sweater- Thrifted

Jeans- Ross Stores

Rainboots- eBay 

Watch- Apple Watch 

Phone case- eBay 

I hope you are having a beautiful Monday. Now starts our work week. (Insert cry face emoji) lol.
Always Remember You’re Beautiful!

-Lola

New Old School 

  
I love a cute skirt just as much as the next girl. I also love a cute varsity jacket. So what better way to love both at the same time then to wear them at the same time. I love the new school, old school edge this outfit has with the varsity jacket and pleated skirt and the jean jacket and combat boots add a new edge to it that I love. 

   
 

I love layering so this was a cute and fun way to incorporate that style into my outfit. What’s your favorite winter/spring trend?
I hope you’re having an awesome Tuesday. 

Always Remember You’re Beautiful!

-Lola

Jean jacket- Dresslink.com

Varsity jacket- Ross Stores

Body suit- Forever 21

Pleated Skirt- Dresslink.com

Thigh high socks- American Apparel 

Combat Boots- Dresslink.com

Glasses- SunglassSpot.com

Happiness is Expensive 

  
I love a cute warm sweatshirt and a good pair of distressed and torn jeans. I actually diy’d these jeans myself. They are Old Navy boyfriend jeans and I added my own little twist to them. It was raining here in Florida so I got to wear my rain boots which are comfortable and easy to slip on when you’re running out the door. 

   
   

I hate going out on rainy days, I much prefer to stay in and snuggle up with a good book to read but if I do have to go out I like to be comfortable. I wanna throw my hair up and run out and get back home, lol. I’m still obsessed with Dresslink so shopping off their site right now is an absolute must for me. 
What do you like to wear on rainy days? 
I hope you had a beautiful Friday. How’s your weekend going?
Always Remember You’re Beautiful!

-Lola

Sweatshirt-Dresslink

Undershirt (bodysuit)-Forever 21

Jeans- Old Navy

Boots- eBay 

Headband- Forever 21

Phone case- eBay 

Glasses- SunglassSpot 

Sweatsuit Style

  

I love a good sweatsuit. Especially when it’s chilly outside because you can just throw it on and still be cute and put together in no time to go run errands or do whatever you need to do that day. I’ve been obsessed with Dresslink.com for a few years now. Since they have started upgrading their products and materials it’s only gotten better for me. Everything’s great prices and it’s a quick and inexpensive way to expand your wardrobe and try new things without breaking the bank. It’s a great trendy website because you can keep up with the latest styles even when your budget for clothes is small. I love that because I can buy things that are in style now but may not be a few months from now and not have to worry about this huge investment I made going to waste. You save the big ticket items for things that are more classic and don’t go out of style. 
I think I picked this suit up for only $8 and it’s even better because it has my birth year on it, lol. 

   
   
Sweatsuit- Dresslink.com

Sneakers-eBay

Glasses- sunglassspot.com

Phone case- eBay 

Head wrap-Forever 21
The weather here in Florida has been up and down and this makes it easy for me to do a quick outfit change if the weather is unexpected as it usually is in Florida, lol. What are your favorite outfit staples to keep in your closet for quick, cute comfort? I hope you are having a beautiful Monday. 
Always Remember You’re Beautiful!

-Lola