10 Collections to Put in Your Bullet Journal

10 Collections to Put in Your Bullet Journal - Born To Be Bright

I've written a few posts on my blog bullet journal now, so I've got a little series going.  You can see all three ...

BareMinerals Complexion Rescue

Complexion Rescue | Born To Be Bright

Way back in February, I bought myself the trial set of Complexion Rescue because I'd seen so many bloggers talk about ...

Top 5 Makeup Brushes

Top 5 Makeup Brushes | Born To Be Bright

Good makeup brushes make such a huge difference in makeup application.  Although it’s common to think that more ...

Summer to Autumn Skincare

Summer to Winter Skincare | Born To Be Bright

I am starting to feel the changes in the air, it's beginning to feel like Autumn. I like to start prepping my skin for ...

The Autumn Beauty Lineup

Autumn Beauty Lineup | Born To Be Bright

Today I'm writing up a post in collaboration with my best blogging buddy Makena, who blogs at Makeup By Makena.  Her ...

September Unprocrastination Challenge

September Unprocrastination Challenge | Born To Be Bright

I know I’m a few days late on the whole September thing but this is a procrastination post.  I saw this challenge on ...

How To Start A Bullet Journal

How To Start A Bullet Journal | Born To Be Bright

Bullet Journaling is a way of creating your own journal/agenda/planner that caters to exactly what you need.  Anything ...

September Goals 2016

September Goals 2016 | Born To Be Bright

This summer I developed some really awesome habits.  I solidified my habit of drinking more water, I started doing ...

L’Oreal Detox & Brighten Clay Mask

L'Oreal Detox & Brighten Clay Mask Review

As we’ve all seen, L’Oreal came out with a new line of masks.  There’s purifying/ mattifying, brightening/ ...

My Skincare Saviors

My Skincare Saviors | Born To Be Bright

Lately I've gotten so into skincare, figuring out my concerns and what products would work best.  In learning more ...

2 Corrector Favorites

2 Corrector Favorites | Born To Be Bright

Color correcting during your makeup routine has become a huge craze in the makeup world.  With a rainbow of different ...

The Dry Skin Dream Team

The Dry Skin Dream Team | Born To Be Bright

About a year ago, I developed dry skin that liked to peel and made putting on makeup a pain.  So I started taking a ...

4 Ways I’m Becoming Healthier

Ways I'm Becoming Healthier | Born To Be Bright

We all make that same New Years' Resolution to become healthier every year.  This summer I got on top of that and ...

3rd Blogiversary!

3rd Blogiversary | Born To Be Bright

I've been sitting here for a while trying to think of a theme for this blogiversary post.  I just went back and read ...

Products I Use Because of A Recommendation

Products I Use Because of Someone Else | Born To Be Bright

I was looking over my collection and realized how many amazing products recommendations have brought into my ...

How To Get Through A Bad Day

How To Get Through A Bad Day | Born To Be Bright

We all have a bad day once in a while whether something happened that's got you in a mood or you are upset for no ...

Z Palette Game Plan

Z Palette Plan - Makeup Geek Cocoa Bear

The other day I went into Sephora to browse but ended up buying the Z Palette Baby.  This one is $10 at Sephora ...

3 Ways To Up Your Water Intake

3 Ways to Up Your Water Intake | Born To Be Bright

If there's one thing that's really improved my skin and my general health, it's drinking more water.  I used to drink ...

Facial Mist Guide

Facial Mist Guide | Born To Be Bright

I went on a bit of a facial mist splurge while I was in Europe and I wanted to do a guide showing which ones are good ...

Foreo Luna Play Review

Foreo Luna Play Review | Born To Be Bright

I got my little Foreo Luna Play back at the end of May when I was on quite the spending splurge.  I knew I wasn't ...

Makeup Wishlist Summer 2016

Makeup Wishlist 2016 - Hourglass Ambient Lighting Powder | Born To Be Bright

I am back with another wishlist, this time being a makeup wishlist rather than a skincare wishlist.  I went into Ulta ...

POPSUGAR July Must Have Box

POPSUGAR July Must Have Box | Born To Be Bright

I was sent the POPSUGAR Must Have Box to review and I'm so impressed.  It's a full-on lifestyle subscription box, with ...

If I Could Only Keep 10 Items Challenge

If I Could Only Keep 10 Items Challenge | Born To Be Bright

I saw this post on another blog and added it to my "posts to write" list in my Bullet Journal.  I am all about cutting ...

Top Summer Bases 2016

Top Summer Bases | Born To Be Bright

Summer is the time that sweat and oil peak through our makeup. Without bases that help keep it under control, we can ...

My Bullet Journal – One Month On

My Bullet Journal - One Month On | Born To Be Bright

Ever since I saw Lily Pebbles talk about her Bullet Journal a few months ago I've wanted to try one.  I work best with ...

Skincare Wishlist 2016

Sunday Riley Artemis Facial Oil - Skincare Wishlist | Born To Be Bright

I've been getting really into skincare ever since the beginning of June, written about with this post.  I'm all about ...

Top 5 Summer Products 2016

My top Summer products for this year.

Summer is a whole new beast when it comes to keeping makeup on: humidity and temperatures rise, you're outside and ...

My Biggest Style Inspirations – Gigi and Kendall

Style Inspirations - Gigi and Kendall

You've probably heard me go on about streamlining my wardrobe, and we all know Pinterest is one of the best places to ...

How To Be Okay With No Makeup

How To Be Okay With No Makeup | Born To Be Bright

I wrote about my last no makeup experience a few weeks ago and it's my favorite post on my blog.  I wrote about how I ...

My 5 Product Face

My 5 Product Face | Born To Be Bright

Easy makeup routines are my cup of tea and I write a lot of posts on my favorites, like my easiest makeup routine, and ...

Top 4 Essie Nail Polishes

My Top 4 Essie Nail Polishes | Born To Be Bright

Essie has always been my favorite brand of nail polish, from the square bottle to the polish names, it's safe to say ...

6 Month Beauty Favorites

6 Month Beauty Favorites | Born To Be Bright

Time is flying, 2016 is over half way done!  I get this strange urge to go buy a 2017 calendar and start planning my ...

My Easiest Makeup Routine

Easiest Makeup Routine | Born To Be Bright

Everyone has those days where they have a little less time than they would like to do their makeup.  If you aren't too ...

My No Makeup Challenge

My No Makeup Challenge | Born To Be Bright

I've always been one to say the phrases "5 minutes so I can do my makeup really fast" or "almost ready I just need to ...

Top 5 Makeup Recommendations

Top 5 Makeup Recommendations | Born To Be Bright

Out of all the makeup products I own a few that I always rely on and trust.  I have a thing for Too Faced products, ...

Beauty Grab Bag – My All-Time Favorites

Beauty Grab Bag - My All-Time Favorite Makeup | Born to Be Bright

I always wanted to do a post on my favorite products, favorite primer, foundation, everything.  Bloggers write about ...

Colourpop New Finishes MatteX and Ultra Satin

Colourpop New Finishes | Born To Be Bright

When I saw that Colourpop had Ultra Satin Lippies I was hyped and began scanning the website for colors I liked.  But ...

Shower Routine

Shower Routine | Born To Be Bright

I finally love all the products I use every time I shower, from my skin routine to my hair.  And let me tell you I ...

Workspace Essentials

Workspace Essentials | Born To Be Bright

I love my workspace, I love the natural light coming in and the way music echoes off the walls.  I love how cozy it ...

3 Products Worth Every Penny

3 Products Worth Every Penny | Born To Be Bright

I have 3 categories of products that I believe are definitely are worth the money.  I love experimenting with ...

Favorite Places in Paris, France

Favorite Places in Paris, France | Born To Be Bright

Over Spring Break I traveled to Germany and France and I thought it would be fun to do a bit of a photo diary/ favorite ...

Flight Essentials

Flight Essentials | Born To Be Bright

Most people dread the long-haul flight of a trip but it’s one of my favorite parts, a couple of hours of sitting with ...

How To Calm Down Fast

How To Calm Down Fast | Born To Be Bright

We all have those moments where are heart rate speeds up and we start feeling super nervous.  I have 3 ways to regain ...

Longest Wearing Lip Colors

Longest Wearing Lip Colors | Born To Be Bright

I think that the number one makeup issue everyone deals with often is finding the longest wearing lip colors.  Most ...

Ways to Relax Long-Term

Relax Long-Term | Born To Be Bright

Finding ways to relax long-term has been something I’ve been working on for a while now and I think I’ve finally ...

Brighten Up My Workspace

Brighten Up My Workspace | Born To Be Bright

I finally have a workspace that I love being in and I feel creative in.  Being able to work from the comfort of my bed ...

Kale, Balsamic and Pomegranate Pizza Recipe

Kale, Balsamic and Pomegranate Pizza | Born To Be Bright

I am always on the lookout for healthy but really good recipes.  I don’t like sacrificing taste for healthier ...

Becca’s All-In-One Afterglow Palette

Becca Afterglow | Born To Be Bright

This gorgeous Becca Afterglow Palette is fairly new and to be honest I was a little skeptical of how good it would be ...

Welcome Back!

Launch | Born To Be Bright

So this new name thing… I’ve been wanting a fresh start on this blog for quite a few months now and when I came ...

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year | Born To Be Bright

Happy New Year!  This new year I knew I wanted to create a list of a few resolutions to keep me focused this year. ...

A Massive Beauty Haul, Maybe a Bit Too Massive

Too Faced Natural Eyes Palette

I've gotten so much new makeup that I realized I haven't written about yet so here it is!  For my birthday, I was ...