I had a minor breakdown last week. I was walking down the street, minding my own business when I noticed it… A yellowed, fallen leaf. I swooped down to snatch it off the sidewalk and shook it in front of my face. “Oh, no. No, not yet. Get back on that tree, Mr. Leaf!” This was the point that I realized I was talking to a leaf #mylife. At the end of every summer is always a moment of panic when I finally realize that carefree, sunshine-soaked days are coming

Body Positive

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This post almost never existed. After shooting my outfit I started wondering if I really wanted to do a post that didn’t leave much to the imagination about my body type. There I was, an advocate for loving yourself the way you are and for loving others the way they choose to be, about to nix a whole post because of a little exposed skin. It was a wake up call to say the least. I know that being body positive is not the easiest thing to do. From a

Let’s start this post with a necessary dose of reality. “Haul” posts have a tendency to promote magical worlds where casual trips to the mall mean big spending. I don’t know about you but that is so not my life. Haul posts on ASOR will celebrate great purchases, yes, but also great savings. The final savings for this haul? 1,300 SMACKAROOS. Yup, that’s right. My 280$ shopping splurge would have cost me a ridiculous 1,580$ at full retail price. Thank the Nasty Gal heavens that I’m on their email list. When I received the

Move over red, there is a new color in town. From creamy corals to cool clementines, orange lippies are popping up in all types and shades. While the red lip will forever be a classic, orange is giving a new breath of life to an otherwise overplayed lipstick color.I tried out four different orange-shaded lip colors ranging from matte to high-shine to see if the orange lip could really replace such a classic. All I have to say is… It was nice knowing you, Red.   Kat Von D totally delivers

Needless to say, I had to get creative in order to shoot this post alone (the backdrop is a bed sheet thrown over a giant ladder). I keep it classy. Anyways, with a pale complexion and pink/red undertones in my skin, I am always combating redness. It used to be so annoying to see a flush creep into my face half-way through the day despite wearing foundation. A few months ago I began searching for the perfect combination of products to combat my red undertones. Today, I will share my daily, four step process

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