Hey there! Didn't plan on being so quiet for so long but I ended up deciding to switch this blog over to Squarespace. That meant I was able to completely redesign the blog from scratch. This WordPress version of La Vie Stella wasn't the right fit. The layout looked dated. No matter how many templates … Continue reading Big News: La Vie Stella Moved!
Lately, it seems as if beauty brands are announcing new launches every single day. I'm never one to get overly excited about new beauty releases but this month I am. Perhaps the reason is that I'm more engaged with the beauty community now than ever before since I'm attempting to be a proper beauty blogger … Continue reading The Top 10 Best New Beauty Launches This Fall
This year I'm on a quest to discover the best natural deodorant. I'm deodorant obsessed! While I've only recently ventured into the realm of all-natural deodorants, I'm well acquainted with the mainstream market. There seems to be no major brand I haven't tried. Dove, Mitchum, Degree, even Vichy. As sweaty, smelly human being, I desperately … Continue reading Best and Worst: Natural Deodorants
With summer still in the air, it's time to finally discuss my summer makeup tips and tricks. Hotter weather and sunshine overload mean an oily face and sunburn-prone skin. What once worked for me during the winter or spring no longer does anymore. I know my skin type shifts when the seasons change. Though it … Continue reading 5 Summer Makeup Tips
Well, well, well. It's been a long time since I've typed out a blog post on here! Nearly 3 months of silence. What was supposed to be a week off turned into two weeks, then three and suddenly here we are in mid-August. Though I wasn't active on the blog, I was very active on … Continue reading The Review: Bliss Cleansing Sticks
Considering I'm technically a beauty blogger, I'm actually quite lazy with my skincare routines. Often I slap on a moisturizer and call it a day. I don't always have the patience to layer on multiple products. Honestly, my skin seems fine without them. However, when it comes to the cleansing part of my routine I … Continue reading The 3-Step Cleansing Routine I Swear By
Last week I wrote down my top decluttering tips for spring cleaning. Today I'm sharing what beauty products I'm tossing in the bin or giving away. I'll go through the reasons why these products aren't staying in my collection. Not all are disappointing products, though there are quite a few of those. Some are way … Continue reading Beauty Declutter: What Products I’m Saying Goodbye To