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Look What You Made Me Do | Makeup Tutorial

If you saw my last Friday Favorites post, then you know that I am LOVING Taylor Swift’s latest single (but for real, who isn’t???)  I was so excited when she released the Look What You Made Me Do music video, and I am pretty sure I’ve watched it well over 50 times now. I absolutely LOVE seeing all of her different makeup looks as well as all the little messages hidden Continue Reading

Beauty, Lifestyle

Friday Favorites // No. 3

It has been a hot minute since I’ve written a Friday Favorites post. I have a handful of products plus a few little extra things I’ve been loving lately, so I thought I’d share them with you all!

1. Third Culture Angled Round Kabuki Brush

In the summertime, I really enjoy wearing lightweight, minimalistic makeup. I’ve been reaching for my mineral powder foundation so much lately, and this is my favorite brush to apply it with. It is meant for blush or bronzer, but I think Continue Reading

Beauty, Lifestyle

The Sun is Not My Friend

For as long as I can remember, my skin has always been a topic of conversation. Some have been positive and some have been … not so positive. In one of my earliest memories of grade school, I can remember a classmate asking me, “Why is your skin so white?” Up until that point, I hadn’t even questioned that myself. Why WAS my skin so pale? I just shrugged my shoulders, and we carried on with our playtime.

A couple years later I can recall being at a swimming party for one of my good friends. Everyone was in their bathing suit getting ready to hop into the pool when one girl looked at me and shouted, “You look like a ghost! A real ghost!” Another one of my friends joined in on the conversation asking me, “Yeah, why don’t you tan? Don’t you EVER get a tan?” I can’t remember what my answer was, but I do remember that being the first time I was ever embarrassed of my complexion. Continue Reading

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Natural Glam Bridal Makeup

Bridal is one of my very favorite types of makeup to do. I love making a bride appear like the best version of herself with a little bit of glow and glam! Here is a look I created in collaboration with Third Culture on my friend Rachel. I am sooo happy with how it turned out, and I think she is STUNNING. I created this look using 100% all natural products, and it is so satisfying to see Continue Reading

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Mineral Makeup 101 // Why & How to Use It

Today I am sharing with you my very best tips and tricks on how to apply mineral powder foundation! This is perfect for those of you who have tried mineral foundation in the past but were unable to get your desired coverage and also for those who are a little timid to enter the mineral makeup world!

Here is a totally unedited photo after I completed my mineral makeup routine. Continue Reading

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Day to Night Makeup Look (Easy and All-Natural!)

Hey, guys! Another one of my makeup tutorials with Third Culture is up on their site, and I’m so excited to share it with you! If you saw my last makeup tutorial, you will remember that I did an easy everyday makeup look. This evening look simply builds off of that. I do some touchups, add a little drama to the eye, and finish it off with a GORGEOUS lip color! I’d love for you to check it out here: http://www.tcface.com/day-to-night-mineral-makeup-look

Don’t forget that you can purchase a box filled with all the products I used simply by clicking on them to the right-hand side of the video. Choose your color preferences, and you’re all set! Third Culture ships to all of Europe and the U.S. If you missed my last tutorial, you can see it here: http://www.tcface.com/madisons-naturally-pretty-look

Thanks for stopping by my little corner of the internet! 🙂

-Madison-