#islandlife Series: New Hair…New Gear

As soon as my father sees this post I know exactly what he’s going to say. “So you couldn’t pass a lil iron on that dress?” (Romper.) So I spent all of the past year and a half taking gorgeous pics of cities around the world, but while I’m home for the next few months […]

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Final Thoughts on Italy

So after a picture perfect Spring Break road trip, I am in Paris now, and have closed the Italy chapter of this adventure (time is flying crazy fast isn’t it!) When I look back at the type of posts I did in Florence I recognize that they were very different from the type of posts […]

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More Beauty Notes from Shanghai

First of all I can’t believe I’ve never blogged about THESE before. (sorry for the blurry pic. Everyone in China always asks me to stop taking pics before I can get useable ones.) THESE are eyelash adhesive strippy things that Asian girls use to create a crease in their eyelid (I just learned from Wikipedia […]

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Beauty Updates

Soooo when your teacher comments on the state of your manicure and says a shocked, “I have never seen you like this before!”, you know there’s a problem. True story. I got a little lazy the past few weeks cause of my funk. But I’ve started to reform. I found time to get my nails […]

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Today’s Shanghai Beauty Buys

I need to wash my hair. It has started launching its familiar passive aggressive attacks that let me know it needs attention, such as falling out (don’t be alarmed we go through this all the time). I need to wash my hair in China. So I need to buy some shampoo (and conditioner etc.) In […]

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