I’ve been feeling terribly frustrated lately, and I wasn’t able to verbalize my frustration until I read something about how imposter syndrome affects our relationships. I’m not even sure where I read this. (Honestly, probably Instagram at 3 am while falling asleep.) Imposter syndrome refers to the phenomenon of self-doubt and anxiety that stems from… Continue reading Imposter Syndrome
Today, I was talking to my coworker about bachelor’s degrees and college. (Context: We have a fairly close friendship as far as work relationships go.) She brought up another of our coworkers, saying that her bachelor’s degree must be fake because “Have you heard her talk? She sounds so ghetto. She’s illiterate. Just watch, her… Continue reading Trouble With Microaggressions
I have to wear a mask at work unless I’m alone in my office. Unfortunately, I have found that wearing a mask has increased my likelihood of acne breakouts. Here are my simple tips for preventing and treating maskne (acne caused by wearing a mask).
I wanted to like these I Dew Care products so badly. The branding is cute, and Korean skincare very rarely lets me down. However, I dew not like these. The Disco Kitten Illuminating Diamond Peel-Off Mask is a fun, pretty iridescent peel-off mask that gave me all of the Zenon: Girl of the 21st Century vibes. That… Continue reading Face Gadgets: I Dew Care
When I was an impressionable teenager with excessively oily skin, I read an article about the importance of using moisturizer for all skin types. I decided I needed moisturizer. And so started my obsession with skincare.
I quit my “dream job”. It felt so discouraging to let go of something I had wanted so badly. Now, I don’t regret it one bit.
I wanted to try the Glow Recipe Watermelon line since it came out but couldn’t muster up the courage to actually buy it because of the price tag. However, I decided to treat myself for the holidays and try the whole line. Are they worth the money?
“Write it on your heart that everyday is the best day in the year.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson
‘Tis the season of cold, dry air! Facial mists are my newest winter skincare favorite to refresh my skin and combat winter dryness!
I hope you enjoy lots of good food and wonderful company this holiday season! I’m a little homesick, but it’s okay. 🙂 As cliche as it is, I really want to spend some time reflecting on the many things I have to be thankful for.