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Beauty Box: Black Swan

Beauty Box: Black Swan

With Halloween closely approaching, college students take advantage of the weekend to show off their costumes. Personally, Halloween stresses me out. I never know exactly what I want to be, especially because I never want to spend the money on a costume that I am…

Beauty Box: Battle of the Boxes

Beauty Box: Battle of the Boxes

I think my love of Birchbox is pretty obvious if you’ve read some of my earlier posts. How could you not love a monthly box of beauty samples for just $10? However, lately Birchbox has been letting me down a bit. The sample sizes are often ridiculously…

Beauty Box: How to get Bombshell Hair

Beauty Box: How to get Bombshell Hair

I’ve never really liked my hair much. It’s super thin so it’s hard to create very many styles with it and my ponytails are so pathetic looking. Once our editor in chief herself, Hilary Pendleton, referred to my hair as “baby hair” as she struggled…

Beauty Box: Grease Up with Coconut Oil

Beauty Box: Grease Up with Coconut Oil

Now that the winter chill has started to subtly creep in, it’s important to be extra diligent about moisturizing. Dry skin does not only feel gross, but it makes you look older and its favorite time of the year to creep up is in the…

Beauty Box: Warby Parker Eyeglasses

Beauty Box: Warby Parker Eyeglasses

Due to an unfortunate draw of genetics, I am practically legally blind and have been so since I was in 3rd grade. I can only see clearly about a hand’s distance in front of my face and, to put it frankly, it sucks. This is…

Beauty Box: Limited Edition Maybelline Great Lash Colored Mascara

Beauty Box: Limited Edition Maybelline Great Lash Colored Mascara

I typically stick to the same general makeup look everyday. BB cream, a dash of blush, eyeliner and mascara. This keep my look simple and quick, meaning I get to sleep in more every morning. However, I do get bored of the same old look…

Beauty Box: Dry Shampoo Alternative

Beauty Box: Dry Shampoo Alternative

So this might sound gross to some of you guys, but I only wash my hair about 3 times a week. Many hair stylists actually recommend this because it is healthier for your hair and keeps it more naturally moisturized. Plus, I hate trying to…

Beauty Box: Schick Hydro Silk Razor

Beauty Box: Schick Hydro Silk Razor

Even though fall is right around the corner, many of us are still showing off our legs in shorts and skirts to try and beat the summer heat. So we are, unfortunately, still having to be diligent about keeping our legs hair-free. As someone whose…

Beauty Box: L’Occitane Hand Creams

Hands are one of the first parts of your body that start to show the signs of aging. No matter how much Botox you have in your forehead, your wrinkled and age spotted hands will always give away your true age. This is why it’s important…

Beauty Box: Review On Film

Hey Carbonites! So I decided to step outside the (Beauty) box this week and instead of writing up my review I made a video! I hope you all like it: