diy, how to, Influencer Advice, Makeup, Opinion, Reviews

Instagram Growth – An Introduction

When I launched my makeup blogging on Instagram, I did so with reckless abandon. I didn't always know what I was doing, but I did make a few observations and sound judgements along the way. In continuation of my series on starting the influencer process, I want to talk about the first few months of… Continue reading Instagram Growth – An Introduction

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“I’m Not Here To Make Friends” Is Dumb & Why Collaboration Matters

A few months ago I was fortunate to be invited to a small Facebook support group for beauty bloggers. The idea behind this group was simple: share information about how to contact brands, share tips and advice about social media, and gain access to built-in engagement from real life people. These groups, or pods, are… Continue reading “I’m Not Here To Make Friends” Is Dumb & Why Collaboration Matters

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What Now? – The Worst Case Scenario

Hello! Welcome to Part 4 of my series on becoming an Influencer! In this series I'm going to give you all the behind the scenes info on how I've been able to start receiving products and services for free and how I've grown my social media presence on my chosen platform: Instagram! If you're new… Continue reading What Now? – The Worst Case Scenario

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Looking Ahead – The Best Case Scenario

Hello! Welcome to Part 3 of my series on becoming an Influencer! In this series I'm going to give you all the behind the scenes info on how I've been able to start receiving products and services for free and how I've grown my social media presense on my chosen platform: Instagram! If you're new… Continue reading Looking Ahead – The Best Case Scenario

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Making The Leap – Why Are You Here?

Hello! Welcome to Part 2 of my series on becoming an Influencer! In this series I'm going to give you all the behind the scenes info on how I've been able to start receiving products and services for free and how I've grown my social media presence on my chosen platform: Instagram! If you're new… Continue reading Making The Leap – Why Are You Here?

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So, you wanna be an “Influencer”?

I have started writing this blog post so many times and each time I had to stop and cut back and cut down because there is honestly SO MUCH ground to cover and so much information I want to pass on. So, I've decided to do a series of these posts instead of just one… Continue reading So, you wanna be an “Influencer”?

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Review – Milk Makeup Blur Liquid Matte Foundation and Dab & Blend Applicator

When I was contacted by Influenster about the Milk Makeup Blur Liquid Matte Foundation, I actually screamed. I love the Milk Makeup brand and I'd already heard so much about the new foundation they were going to be dropping. There may have been happy dancing involved. Milk Makeup has successfully marketed itself as makeup for… Continue reading Review – Milk Makeup Blur Liquid Matte Foundation and Dab & Blend Applicator

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Why I Won’t Join Your Pyramid Scheme

About ten years ago when I was 21 a lady in my office came around to invite several of us to a jewelry party. Several months before this I'd worked in a jewelry store and loved it. So, when she told me that she made so much extra cash doing something she already loved, I… Continue reading Why I Won’t Join Your Pyramid Scheme