My Relationship with Makeup

I love makeup. I love sparkly eyeshadow and dewey foundation and balm that makes my lips shine. I love covering up my chin breakouts and combing my brows into thicker, fluffier versions of themselves. I won’t say that I need makeup– I’m more than happy to leave the house in the morning fresh-faced and moisturized with nothing on my skin but some sunscreen– but I will say that I really, really enjoy it.

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How Moisturizer Saved My Skin: Clinique’s Dramatically Different Moisturizing Lotion Review

When they say ‘dramatically different,’ they’re not kidding. This magic elixir is like no moisturizer I’ve ever used before. It completely changed my skin for the better.

Let me rewind a bit. About a month and a half ago, I was breaking out consistently in a way that I hadn’t since high school. At first, I suspected my skin was reacting to my dog’s tendency to curl up on my pillow when I leave the bedroom. Then, after I ruled that out, I worried that it was the beginnings of adult-onset acne. It was getting so severe that I even went as far as to start researching dermatologists and the price it would cost to go see one.

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