Sephora Summer Bonus Sales Event Recommendations (Rouge & VIB)

Sephora Summer Bonus Sales Event Recommendations (Rouge & VIB)

Hey y'all! Sephora has decided to bless us with an extra sale this summer, which I can definitely appreciate. To be honest, I have shopped significantly less at Sephora over the last year. I've been spending the majority of my beauty budget at Ulta because their rewards program is SO much better. However, Ulta doesn't [...]

How to Build *Your* Perfect Skincare Routine

How to Build *Your* Perfect Skincare Routine

Hi guys! I talk about skincare here A LOT. I talk about ingredients, formulations I like, treatments I’ve tried, and holy-grail products. But its recently been brought to my attention that I haven’t talked about how to build your own skincare routine. Part of that is because there isn’t really a simple solution to that [...]

Skincare ABC’s: ‘I’ is for Injectables

Skincare ABC’s: ‘I’ is for Injectables

Hellooooo friends. It's been a hot second since I've done a skincare ABC's post. To be perfectly honest, I got stuck in a rut when I came across the letter "I". While there are a handful of common skincare ingredients starting with the letter "I", the majority of them fall into the "not-so-good-for-your-skin" category, or [...]

Top 5 Reasons You Don’t Have Your Best Skin (Yet!)

Top 5 Reasons You Don’t Have Your Best Skin (Yet!)

Before you roll your eyes about another soon-to-be skincare habits rant, let me sneak in this disclaimer: chances are, you aren't doing everything wrong! The beauty world is full of incorrect information, confusing packaging, and flat out crappy products. The upside, is that the beauty world also has a wealth of good information, and well [...]

SkinPen Microneedling Review

SkinPen Microneedling Review

Hello lovelies, and welcome back to The Amanda Kennedy Blog! Today, I'm going to walk you through the science, background info, and my experience with a popular new beauty treatment: Microneedling. General info: The skinpen, a company operating out of Fort Worth, TX recently earned its claim to fame thanks to the develpoment of their [...]

Gwynnie Bee Clothing Rental Service Review

Gwynnie Bee Clothing Rental Service Review

Hello again! I got lots of questions from the last clothing subscription box review I did, so I thought it would be worthwhile to share my thoughts on another service I recently tried. Like many other ladies out there, I’ve been swept into the clothing subscription box trend. I recently wrote about my experience trying [...]

Express Style Trial Review

Express Style Trial Review

Like many others, I'm a big fan of subscription boxes. I primarily indulge myself in those related to beauty, however, the recent trend in clothing subscription boxes has really caught my interest. There are tons of them out there, ranging from high-end designer styling services, to relatively inexpensive clothing rental services. Recently, I've noticed a [...]