My Winter Nighttime Skincare Routine

Going into fall and winter, my skin dries out kinda bad. It’s not pleasant to have your face tighten every time you go outside, even with moisturizer. Enter my night time routine. It’s been helping keep my skin clean and moisturized at all time, so I never have to worry about dry winter skin anymore. […]

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October Favorites

It is wayyyyy too cold outside. I don’t do cold. Which is quite ironic seeing as I’d like to live in New York in theory, but in reality, the cold and I are not on friendly terms. However, the later months do bring holidays and oversized sweaters so I will deal. October went by so […]

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European Edge: & Other Stories

Hey guys! Sorry I’ve been gone, but I think I may have been on my deathbed this week haha. So I’ve been doing a little online perusing and whilst reading this month’s issue of NYLON magazine, there was an amazing article about this new European shop called & Other Stories. It’s one of H&M’s sister […]

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September Favorites

Today is the last day of my glorious birthmonth, September. This month was full of shopping and parties and a lot of fun! Since there was so much shopping, I have lots of favorites this month so let’s get going!! 1. Vera Wang Pink Princess Perfume I love this spunky,fresh perfume. I saw it in […]

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Product Review: Urban Decay’s Naked BB Cream

Hello, lovelies! I hope y’all enjoyed the video Saturday (lack of good lighting and all), and there will be another one up Saturday! Now today I’m writing about Urban Decay’s Naked BB Cream. I know you guys have seen me write many times about keeping a clear face and not liking foundation very much. Well, […]

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August Favorites

Raindrops on roses and whiskers on kittens Bright copper kettles and warm woolen mittens Brown paper packages tied up with strings These are a few of my favorite things August was a crazy month for me! I started my sophomore year, I joined a book club, and by god was there a lot of shopping […]

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Tutorial Time: My Bright Smoky Eye

Hey guys! Welcome back to The Chic Machine! If you were on my Instagram yesterday you may have seen a sneak peek of today’s post. I’ll be doing a picture tutorial for my Bright Smoky Eye.   You Will Need: An eyeshadow brush or applicator (e.l.f. Professional Eyeshadow Brush, $1; Target) An eye makeup blending […]

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