‘Breakfast at Sephora’ |Paris Makeup Haul

To celebrate my high school graduation, my incredible parents took me on a family vacation to Europe; our hotel in Paris was right next to the Sephora on the Champs Élyseés and as you can imagine, I practically lived there for the majority of our stay! After spending many hours drooling over the infinite isles of… Continue reading ‘Breakfast at Sephora’ |Paris Makeup Haul

Hauls, My Makeup, Reviews

Recent Repurchases & Reviews | Holy Grails

It seems as if there is an infinite amount of makeup products on the market and I love trying new ones, constantly searching for something even better. However, there are some products, both high-end and very affordable, that I consider holy grails because they are perfection, and those are the products that I will always… Continue reading Recent Repurchases & Reviews | Holy Grails

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Collective High-End Beauty Haul

Welcome back to Makeup By Makena! I hope you are all having a wonderful weekend! Since the start of 2016, I have done some serious shopping not only at Sephora, but also at MAC and Lush. I had a little beauty shopping spree for my birthday a while back and I went to the mall… Continue reading Collective High-End Beauty Haul

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Holiday Makeup Haul: Merry Christmas to Me| The Twelve Days of Christmas

Welcome back to Beauty Blogmas 2015! In today's post, I will sharing a few of the makeup items I have gotten these past few weeks in preparation for the holidays! As always, let me know if you would like to see an in-depth review on any of these products! Beauty Blender: As you may know,… Continue reading Holiday Makeup Haul: Merry Christmas to Me| The Twelve Days of Christmas