Simply wished to do a fast verify in publish to say hello and see how you might be all holding up. The world appears like every part has been turned the other way up and life appears like one lengthy prolonged nightmare. In Florida we at the moment are on a state-wide stay-at-home-order though it began earlier in our county with a number of companies closing aside from the necessities. Grocery shops, pharmacies, take-out meals and pet shops and so on are nonetheless open, however our seashores have been closed in addition to some parks. A number of our favourite bakeries and cafes have closed. The panic shopping for continues right here (it began so much later right here than different locations). It’s nonetheless almost unimaginable to seek out bathroom paper in shops. The paper towel aisle and cleansing sections at all times appear to be cleared out.
We’re holding up simply high quality – we’re social distancing however persevering with out of doors walks to remain energetic and attempting to assist native companies with take out as a lot as we will. We took our bikes for a journey final weekend at some parks and close by trails – though with many parks being closed we aren’t certain how lengthy we will do that. At house we’re having fun with time in our yard, doing extra house work outs, cleansing and organizing. We simply began watching the brand new season of Ozarks and Westworld. Higher Name Saul can be on my listing. I’m attempting to remain distracted to remain sane and optimistic. Actually wanting ahead to the times when issues can and can return to regular.
So how are you holding up? What have you ever been doing to remain busy at house? I wished to reply some FAQs on new magnificence launches – so a lot of you’ve gotten been asking about issues since every part now’s actually on-line solely. On my extra instant to-do listing I will probably be reviewing the brand new Armani concealer, Chanel Les Beiges, By Terry summer time and new Laura Mercier Caviar Sticks.
From current posts, a number of of you’ve gotten requested the place this spherical mirror is from. I discovered it at Goal and assume it’s tremendous cute. My different favourite make-up mirrors right here.
I haven’t been getting good sleep these days. Sadly I’m certain that is the case for a lot of of you. I’ve woken up with puffy eyes extra and these 111Pores and skin Eye Masks have been life savers for me. I actually love the Sub Zero De-Puffing Eye Masks (blue ones) are my favorites. I additionally actually just like the Rose Gold Illuminating Eye Masks as effectively (pink package deal). They’re a very nice deal with within the mornings and I believe they’re 100% well worth the splurge. Some retailers carry them in 1 sheet packs too. I haven’t had a lot luck with melatonin sleep aids previously however I’ve ordered the HUM Magnificence zzZz to strive as I actually like their different dietary supplements. You probably have any favorites let me know.
My favourite at-home comfortable issues to put on are the APL Techloom Slides. I personal them in so many colours and acquired some for Andrew too. They’ve good assist and are so a lot better than flats or sandals that don’t have any cushion. We put on ours in every single place. The lighter colours are straightforward to wash up – I simply throw them within the washer however air dry them. Under is the colour Parchment (toes is an older nail polish colour in Chanel Resplendissant).
My candy woman Lucy and me in our yard, she’s 15 this 12 months! We actually miss Jake who handed away over the summer time. (Sporting Dior Addict Stellar Halo Shine in Peace Star.)
For these asking about DIY manicure ideas, I’ve carried out a number of hand nail care routine posts previously. I’ve been doing my very own since we moved to Florida (for over three years now) since I’ve by no means fairly discovered a salon that I actually preferred. In case you wish to do your nails at house and wish some ideas you’ll find my most up-to-date Hand and Nail Care Routine article right here. Fast word that I believe a few of my holy grails from Deborah Lippmann have been reformulated. I ordered replacements they usually don’t carry out the identical! I’m attempting out another cuticle softeners/removers from Sally Hansen and CND hoping they’ll work higher.
May have the Chanel Les Beiges 2020 assortment evaluation quickly! (Ordered every part besides the two nail colours, nonetheless undecided about these.) I may even evaluation the brand new Armani Luminous Silk Concealer (ordered 6.5 which is an effective match for the 6.5 basis).
How are you all holding up? What are some issues which have helped you stay calm or sane? Any good new TV reveals to binge watch? Good motion pictures you like to re-watch? How are you staying energetic at house or can you go open air?
Hoping you might be all effectively and protected. Sending a number of love. I’m doing a whole lot of stress consuming at house to manage!