Then Vs. Now | Makeup Progress

Last January I published my Then vs. Now Blogging Journey post. I wanted to document how far I had come in my blogging journey from learning to write a blog post to arranging better flatlays. In that post I documented the progression of what was then called “Classycatsbox” into the beauty blog “Always, Cleia”. I loved writing that blog post. In the current blogging…

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Revolution X Soph Extra Spice Palette First Impressions

I’ve been dying to try out the Makeup Revolution Soph Extra Spice Palette since I got it in the mail but I was waiting until I could film a first impressions video. It’s hard waiting sometimes, I always want to dig right into new palettes. The Soph Extra Spice Palette is a collaboration between Revolution Beauty (or Makeup Revolution, Revolution Pro, whatever their brand name…

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Cool Toned Makeup Look | Tartelette Tease Palette

Today we’re talking back to school makeup! I know, I know… I’m late to that party but I wanted to share this cool toned makeup look for Fall anyways because it’s still September! Most of you know that I have been out of school for quite some time, I graduated from my Music Diploma program back in 2014. I still feel like change is…

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Air Element: ColourPop Zodiac Palette Makeup Tutorial

Hey beauties, today we’re are getting into my fourth and final ColourPop Zodiac Palette tutorial. I thought it would be fun to make individual posts themed around the Water, Earth, Air & Fire elements associated with the Zodiac signs. I’ve linked the other three tutorials for you if you’re interested in checking them out. My favourite is still the Water look I did, which is…

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FIRE Element: ColourPop Zodiac Palette Makeup Tutorial

Hey beauties, today’s post is (finally) my ColourPop FIRE element tutorial! I apologize that this post wasn’t up sooner. I had hoped to get both my Fire & Air element tutorials up this week but life wasn’t really allowing me to get much blogging and youtubing done. My husband was on nights so he slept during the day when I would normally film/take blog…

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ColourPop Mar Palette Review + 3 Looks

A few weeks ago I posted my first impressions of the ColourPop Mar Palette that came out this Summer. If you read that post you’ll know that my first impressions weren’t exactly positive. The shadows weren’t performing very well.

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ColourPop DREAM ST. Palette | Review + 3 Looks

I got my hands on the Kathleen Lights x ColourPop Dream St. Palette just in time for the Zodiac Collection launch today. I guess I’m a little late to the party! It took me a long time to decide whether or not to buy the Dream St. Palette. The rave reviews were so convincing that I finally decided to see what all the hype…

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Wet N Wild Rosé In The Air Color Icon Palette Review + 3 Looks

A month or two ago I posted my first impressions of the Wet N Wild Rose in the Air Colour Icon Palette. This palette is widely known to be a dupe for the Anastasia Beverly Hills Modern Renaissance Palette, at least in colour story. I waited until I had my very own ABH palette to compare the formulas before posting my review. I was curious…

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ColourPop Element of Surprise Palette | First Impressions

Hey everyone! I’m no longer a Boxycharm subscriber but before I unsubscribed I made sure to redeem Charms for a free ColourPop Element of Surprise Palette. This palette wasn’t at the top of my list from ColourPop but I was more than happy to redeem points for it. I have a full ColourPop Reviews section on my homepage now if you’d like to check them out,…

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