Why Is Hillary Clinton So Polarizing For women?

Illustration by William Bahan We at The Makeup Blogger don’t understand why women have such deep-seated issues with Hillary. We appreciate why some women might not love her, or not like her that much, but to … hate her? From what we gather, here are some reasons why women begrudge her: She’s Driven and Successful: […]

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How To Let Go Of Your Frenemy

Illustration by Suzy Birmingham She’s Regina George; you’re Cady Heron. She flirts with your new boy toy, she only talks about herself, or she’s just a magnetic to drama. Of all the complicated relationships we have today, the frenemy is a very specific one: Over her? Hate her? Used to love her? She pushes your buttons, but […]

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How To Make Friends As An Adult

Photo via Fashion Was Here It’s Best Friend Month over here at The Makeup Blogger, and we’re talking about how to make new friends as adults.  While we love our current girl gangs, here’s a scary reality:  It’s been proven that women start to have significantly smaller social circles after their mid-twenties.  And here’s the […]

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It’s National Best Friend Day!

Photo via Life With Me It’s National Best Friend Day!  With the plethora of silly unofficial holidays out there (National Yarn Bombing and Jerky Day…wtf?!), we have no complaints about any excuse to call our ride-or-dies and thank them for unconditionally and relentlessly sitting with us on this wild roller coaster called life (aka putting […]

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It’s a Lipstick, Not a Lamborghini

Hello…it’s me, Kim, the new Makeup Blogger. I am a professional makeup artist with more than a decade of experience and have catapulted myself into the blogosphere. We’ve been working really hard this last month to bring you an upgraded website with an enhanced look and feel. (Stay tuned for the relaunch date.) We will […]

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Why I love Amy Schumer

Amy Schumer at the Golden Globes 2016

Image courtesy of Getty Amy Schumer has basically taken over the world in the last year or so. She received 2 Golden Globe nominations; 2 Critics’ Choice nominations and won Best Actress in a Comedy, as well as the MVP Award. This bad-ass stars in her own show on Comedy Central, does standup specials, and […]

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In honor of Maya Angelou

Yesterday silenced the writer in me.  I was heartbroken to learn of Maya Angelou’s passing, considering how much her life, words and wisdom influenced mine.  Her courage, grace and strength have always embodied what it means to be beautiful to me.  In her honor, today I wanted to share one of my favorite poems from […]

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