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April 19, 2017

5 Beauty Hacks Makeup Artists Have Been Hiding from You

Beauty, makeup
makeup artist Sona Gasparian shares beauty hacks

Did you guys know that I started my career as a makeup artist? Before becoming a Beauty Blogger and a YouTuber, I was a Freelance Makeup Artist! After going to school at the Makeup Designory (MUD), I did makeup on many faces while working at MAC and doing bridal makeup on the weekends. So, needless (...)

April 12, 2017

A Glittery Festival Makeup Look that Won’t Melt in the Sun

Beauty, hair
sona gasparian's festival makeup and hair tutorial

Who here loves scrolling through endless photos of festival inspired beauty? There really is no other opportunity like it to go crazy and try trends like glitter and bright colors! I’m heading to Coachella this weekend (it’s my first time ever!) so I thought this was the perfect time to share a festival makeup and (...)

March 31, 2017

Sona Selects March Edition

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the best of spring beauty, march edition of sona selects

Is March really almost over? I can’t believe it’s already time for Sona Selects: March 2017 Edition! In case you’re just coming to the blog, Sona Selects is my monthly roundup of my favorite makeup and beauty products! Whether it’s a new release or an old favorite that I’ve been using on repeat, these are (...)

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 Edition

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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 (...)