Alexa Dragoumis

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7 Kylie Brown Sugar Lip Kit Alternatives To Shop

As I'm sure you've already heard, Kylie Jenner released new lip kits on Aug. 26 (12 p.m. PT/3 p.m. ET to be exact), and one of them is a new shade called Brown Sugar, a nude gloss for darker skin tones. It's gorgeous and has all of her fans are crazy…
By Alexa Dragoumis

11 Awesome Things We Wore In The Early 2000s

Since the '90s are getting all the hype in the fashion world lately, I thought it would be fun to revisit a more recent decade and remind you of all of the awesome things we wore in the early 2000s. Some of which, by the way, are also very in right n…
By Alexa Dragoumis

7 Humidity-Proof Foundations You Need ASAP

There's nothing worse than the moment you head to the ladies room and realize that your foundation has bled onto your newly dry cleaned blouse. I've been there, and that's why I spent time researching seven humidity-proof foundations you need ASAP! N…
By Alexa Dragoumis

9 Scent-Free Hairsprays For Fragrance Allergies

The struggle is real. As someone with extremely sensitive skin, I know first hand that finding scent-free hair products can be a challenge. So, if you're currently searching for the perfect fragrance-free hairspray, you're in luck. If you're anything…
By Alexa Dragoumis

11 Reasons Not To Wash Your Hair Everyday

Especially during the hotter months, finding ways around washing your hair can be tricky. But, believe it or not, there are plenty of reasons why you should stop washing your hair every day, and I'm about to share them. I'm not saying to go a week or…
By Alexa Dragoumis

7 Signs Your Piercing Isn't Closing Properly

If you got that new piercing just in time for summer, it's important to take proper care of it and know the signs in case your piercing isn't healing properly. Since many of us tend to show off some more skin during the summer months, you'll want to …
By Alexa Dragoumis

This Is How Much Beauty Sleep You Really Need

No matter what time my alarm clock rings, my body always seems to have the same reaction: Press snooze. In fact, I even set my alarm early enough to give me the option to press snooze once or twice before I really have to get up. A girl's gotta get h…
By Alexa Dragoumis

How To Restore Your Natural Curl Pattern

While your straight-haired friends might head to the beach and into the ocean to achieve natural-looking, beachy waves, your curly-haired self might be skeptical and want to do the opposite. But in actuality, sea water can help your curls! If you're …
By Alexa Dragoumis

These Things That Make Your Hair Greasier

I am all too familiar with the struggles of oily hair, but what I didn't realize until I wrote this article, is that there are plenty of small changes that can be made in everyday life to help fight the grease. Chances are, whether you know it or not…
By Alexa Dragoumis

How To Hide Bug Bites With Makeup

The only thing worse than humidity in the summer is mosquitoes and mosquito bites. Chances are, you've probably had a bite in a less-than-ideal place once or twice before (think: cheek or neck). But, if you have an event coming up or a big date night…
By Alexa Dragoumis

What's In The Disney x Coach Collection?

Let's be honest — even if you're technically a grown woman, it's hard not to love Mickey Mouse. While I'm not a diehard Disney fan, I'm still a kid at heart and I am totally excited to about the new Coach collection. But let's get down to the importa…
By Alexa Dragoumis

The Answer To Your Biggest Sunscreen Question

While you technically should be wearing sunscreen all year long, we're reaching that time of year where daily application of SPF is especially necessary. So, as you adjust your skincare routine accordingly, you may be wondering whether you should app…
By Alexa Dragoumis

Let's Discuss Miss USA Vs. Miss America

As we're all gearing up for Sunday night's 2016 Miss USA pageant to hit the airwaves, I've been hearing a lot of people ask what the difference between Miss USA and Miss America pageant is. To make a little things clearer, I thought I'd break it down…
By Alexa Dragoumis

What Is The Miss USA Crown Worth?

While it's hard to appreciate the intricacies of the Miss USA crown on TV, this prestigious symbol is truly a work of art. So, what is the Miss USA crown worth? According to Jackie Shahinian, a Miss USA representative, this year's crown was designed …
By Alexa Dragoumis

Is The Miss USA Crown Real Diamonds?

Since we'll all be tuning into the Miss USA pageant on the big screen on Sunday, I thought I'd answer the question everyone seems to be asking: is the Miss USA crown real diamonds? Trust me when I tell you, it's no plastic Cady Heron prom crown. So, …
By Alexa Dragoumis

11 Oil-Free Face Lotions You'll Love For Summer

As much as I love warm weather and sexy tan skin, it's a catch-22 if you have an oily T-zone. During the summer months, you bet I'm not leaving my house without my blotting papers, but I still believe that keeping up my skincare routine is incredibly…
By Alexa Dragoumis

The One Beauty Hack All Low Maintenance Girls Need

When I started my career in TV news, waking up for my 4 a.m. shifts taught me a thing or two about how to get ready in record time. If you welcome the opportunity to press that snooze button a few more times and hate nothing more than spending too mu…
By Alexa Dragoumis

9 Modern Brands That Are Totally '90s

Are you a '90s wild child at heart who lives for chokers and crop tops? Well, aside from the fact that most of our beloved '90s brands are experiencing a resurgence (we're looking at you Birkenstocks and Doc Martens), there are actually tons of new b…
By Alexa Dragoumis

Where To Buy Olivia Culpo's Silver Choker

There's no doubt former Miss Universe Olivia Culpo is becoming a fashion icon, and her ability to strike the perfect balance between classy and trendy is flawless. Case in point: On Friday, Culpo posted an Instagram photo which proves that she is tak…
By Alexa Dragoumis

Graduation Hairstyles That Work Cap Or No Cap

Because of the inevitable thousands of photos that will be taken at this milestone event, you'll want to look amazing at graduation. And whether it's high school or college, you'll likely be wearing a cap and gown, but sometimes it's not always easy …
By Alexa Dragoumis