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March 24, 2017

Subscriber Makeover (and Surprise Proposal!!)

Beauty, Lifestyle
sona gasparian's subscriber makeover with surprise proposal!

Happy Wednesday loves! This Subscriber Makeover is so adorable you have to see it! Unfortunately the echo was pretty bad (we had just moved into our new office!) so I couldn’t put it on YouTube, but this Subscriber Makeover was so special, I really wanted to share it with you all!

Roberto submitted his beautiful (...)

March 18, 2017

Is it Worth It? My Take on Expensive vs. Drugstore Makeup

Beauty, makeup

As any makeup lover knows, beauty products can get expensive. Replace just three pieces and before you know it, you can easily be spending $100 or even more! I will be the first to admit that high-end designer makeup is awesome. It has a better formula, usually lasts longer, and often comes in prettier packaging. (...)

March 16, 2017

How to Apply Foundation: Brush, Beauty Blender or Silisponge?

Beauty, makeup
sona gasparian decisdes which is best to apply foundation, beauty blender, brush or silisponge?

Hi loves! Have you seen the recent craze over the Silisponge? New tools to apply foundation have been all over the internet lately, and it can be difficult to decide what’s best! Of course, there’s the traditional brush, the Beauty Blender, which seems to have taken over the beauty world, and now there’s the silicone (...)

March 4, 2017

Sona Selects: February 2017 Edition

Beauty, sona selects
sona selects february edition, sona gasparian's roundup of beauty favorites

Who’s ready for Spring already? Looking back on my favorite beauty products from this month, you can definitely tell that I’m ready for a lighter, fresher approach to makeup, which is perfect for Spring! This month’s edition of Sona Selects features my beauty favorites and essentials for a natural, glowing makeup look!

 

Giorgio Armani (...)
February 28, 2017

4 Spring Makeup Trends You Need to Try in 2017

Beauty, makeup
sona gasparian shows 4 spring makeup trends for 2017

Hey loves! Spring is just around the corner! In LA, of course this means that it’ll be just slightly warmer, and the rainy spells should subside, but most importantly, it means that I get to try out all the latest Spring makeup trends!! That’s not to say that I’m in any way over my smokey-eye (...)

February 17, 2017

5 Skincare Myths You Probably Believe

Beauty, Skincare
skincare myths debunked with sona gasparian

You guys might have seen my recent Facebook Live event in partnership with Neutrogena and LA based dermatologist, Dr. Chipps! I learned a lot from Dr. Chipps and I worked with Neutrogena to share some of the common skincare myths that are out there and how you really should be taking care of your skin! (...)

February 15, 2017

4 Drugstore Lipsticks that are Too Good to Be True

Beauty, makeup
the best drugstore lipsticks

Whenever I go to a drugstore I almost always end up grabbing a new lipstick. The feeling of picking up a gorgeous new shade while getting an amazing deal is just too good! Lipsticks are one of my favorite beauty products to experiment with, and since drugstore lipsticks are low investment, you can try a (...)

February 9, 2017

8 Concealer Hacks Every Girl Should Know

Beauty, makeup, Tips
nars concealer hacks

This year I’ve made it my goal to share more makeup tips and hacks with you! One of my favorite parts of being a makeup artist and beauty YouTuber is being able to experiment with makeup and find new, unconventional ways to use it. Today, I’m telling you all about my favorite concealer hacks! These (...)

February 2, 2017

Sona Selects: January 2017 Edition

Beauty, makeup, sona selects
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Hi loves! January has come and gone and now it’s time for my monthly roundup of beauty favorites! This month features a wide variety of beauty products at all price ranges, from drugstore to high end makeup!

Nivea In Shower Smoothing Moisturizer in Coco Butter ($6)

My skin is almost always dry, but this winter (...)