Miki is a freelance writer and blogger with a degree in English from UNC Chapel Hill. She is obsessed with oversized sweaters, horror movies, eyeshadow palettes, and her dog, Mina.

Miki’s Latest Articles

7 Ways To Easily Get A Custom Foundation Match

Shopping for foundation can be like shopping for jeans. You'll spend a lot of time (and maybe even money) on options that are almost right, but aren't actually your perfect fit. Which is why, if you want to save your time for something else (like finishing all the movies that are leaving Netflix at the end of the month), getting a custom-matched foundation might be the way to go. After all, do you really want to keep swatching up your arm in Sephora and running out into daylight to compare your …

By Miki Hayes

How Oily Skin Can Use Hydrating Beauty Products

When it comes to finding beauty products for oily skin, you may think your options are limited. It seems like skincare should always be oil-free, and makeup should always have a powder or matte finish. None of that "glowy," "radiant," or "illuminating" stuff for you. But actually, oily skin types can use hydrating beauty products— as long as you pick the right formula. So to find out a little more about how those of us with oily skin can use products we might have assumed would only work for nor…

By Miki Hayes

The Best Liquid Eyeliners For Oily Lids, Tested

If you have oily eyelids, you probably know the struggle of trying to prevent your shadows and liners from creasing, fading, and transferring. But what if I told you there are actually some liquid eyeliners that are totally budge-proof, regardless of how oily your lids become? Yeah, I was pretty shocked too. See, I was desperate to find the longest-lasting liquid liners on the market, so I put a bunch to the test. And I have to say, as someone who requires very specific eyeshadow primers to get …

By Miki Hayes