Lu’s Favorites | Skincare Secrets for Dewy Skin

I feel like my skin looks especially sleepy recently. I’m not sure if it’s the mama role officially taking its toll after several months of nursing (and less sleep!) but I can see the exhaustion — and I wanted to start working on creating dewy skin. I switched up my routine a few weeks ago to give my face a well-deserved boost. Ultimately, I needed products that could (quite literally!)…. Read more

Get the Look: No Makeup-Makeup

I WOKE UP LIKE THIS! Okay, but really, we all want our skin to look effortlessly beautiful. I call this my no makeup-makeup look. Basically, it’s my go-to for when I want to appear as though I didn’t try at all in the morning [when really, I totally tried]. It’s the look I lean on when I want my freckles to shine through, or my skin to glow. It’s one…. Read more

Natural Beauty Essentials

I’m usually running late — to literally, everything. Hence, why I keep my beauty routine quick and minimal. Plus, I’ve always preferred the idea of ‘less is more’ — at least, while I’m still in my twenties 😉 If you love a simple makeup routine, keep a handful of beauty basics in your drawer. A cheek and lip stain, tinted moisturizer, lightweight concealer, mint lip balm and lengthening mascara. My freckles get to stay, my…. Read more

Feel Natural: Applying Dewy Makeup

Happy Friday! Lets celebrate with a little makeup party, okay?! I’ve long been a lover of natural, dewy makeup. It feels light, airy and approachable, and is one of the few looks that works from day-to-night. The key is to strategically apply sheen, so your face reflects more light. Don’t be afraid of mixing both matte and cream-based products to achieve the look. Beyond the products, I’ve found my skin…. Read more

Take Your Outfit from Day to Night

It’s FriYAY! Any plans? Jake and I are finally home this weekend [AKA, we’ll be watching King of Queens reruns over wine]. We’re super hip. For those of you with more exciting plans, I wanted to share a little outfit inspiration. I think it’s fair to say we all struggle with taking a wardrobe favorite and styling it multiple ways. So, I’ll be doing more of that here to boost your…. Read more