In Defense of Vanity

Ever since I was little, I’ve had a strange fascination with my own face. I would spend hours contemplating the lines, dots, and colors that make it unique. Sometimes my obsession would turn negative, especially in high school. I cursed my round eyes, unruly eyebrows and uneven skin. Because what I saw looked nothing like… Continue reading In Defense of Vanity

Ethical Shopping: Lime Crime Makeup Controversy

When I first discovered Lime Crime makeup, I was amazed by it; everything. The (outwardly) gorgeous C.E.O. Doe Deere, the #aesthetic of the editorials, the strange and colorful lipsticks, the packaging- I was in love with all of it. I made my first purchase on Serpentina about two years ago, and since then I’ve been… Continue reading Ethical Shopping: Lime Crime Makeup Controversy