Sophie Wirt

Sophie is a freelance beauty writer who lives on espresso and any under-eye concealer that'll give the illusion of a full night's sleep. In her free time she enjoys writing, drinking coffee, and inevitably staying up past her bedtime.

Essie's Just Dropped A NYC-Themed Fall Collection & It'll Make You Forget Summer Fast

BySophie Wirt
Autumn is rapidly approaching, yet I'm wildly unprepared for the impending seasonal change. For one, I'm not ready to trade my swimsuit in for a sweater — mostly because I haven't had a chance to switch out my wardrobe (oops). In the spirit of…

NARS' New "Climax" Mascara May Actually Top "Better Than Sex" & I Didn't Think This Day Would Come

BySophie Wirt
I love gossiping about mascara. In the same way some people recount their rendezvous over brunch, I can spend the whole time obsessing over the feel, texture, and wear of a formula I experimented with the night before. I've cycled through so many at…

I Asked Stylists About Fall 2018's Biggest Hair Trends & Drumroll Please

BySophie Wirt
Summer is winding down (but you didn't need me to remind you, right?). Nevertheless, fall brings its bounty of chunky sweaters, oxblood-hued lipstick, and, of course, a reason to hit refresh on your 'do. Need inspo? May these fall 2018 hair trends…

Clarisonic's Latest Device Provides 18,000 Eye "Massages" In 30 Seconds, So Poof, Puffiness

BySophie Wirt
You hardly have to be a skincare buff to know what a Clarisonic is. The swiveling sonic cleansing brush took the beauty world by storm when it launched, and has only been getting better ever since, thanks to newer models, smaller sizes, and cuter…

St. Ives Dropped A $10 Perfume Version Of Apricot Scrub & It's All Teenage You Ever Imagined

BySophie Wirt
When you think of a classic facial exfoliator, the St. Ives Apricot Scrub probably comes to mind. After all, the white and orange tube graced virtually every teenager's bathroom shelves in the early aughts. The brand just bottled the scent up, and…

Too Faced Just Dropped Better Than "Birthday" Sex Mascara & It's Sparkly AF

BySophie Wirt
There are certain things that you just can't have too much of in life. In my opinion, glitter and mascara top that list. The more you pile on — of both — the better, in my opinion. The Too Faced Better Than Birthday Sex mascara is here, and it…

Prince George Has A Spiffy New Title & It's What You've Wanted Your Entire Life

BySophie Wirt
The royals are pretty much unequivocally fabulous in more ways than one, especially when it comes to fashion. Kate Middleton, for instance, is a legitimate style icon. And as it turns out, the apple doesn't fall far from the proverbial tree: Prince…

Lili Reinhart's Fave $10 Acne Treatment Is Coming To Ulta So Soon & Call Me A River Vixen

BySophie Wirt
When I think of the leading ladies of Riverdale, I envision three bad*ss women who also happen to be gorgeous — thanks in part to their radiant, enviable skin. Turns out, we can all have skin worthy of a River Vixen: Lili Reinhart skincare is making…

Sunscreen For Your Hair Is A Legit Thing & Here's Who Needs It Most

BySophie Wirt
Summer is in full swing, and my freckles are coming out. While I love the look of my mini sun flecks, they also serve as a reminder that UV rays are officially in overdrive mode. As a result, I've been extra careful about my SPF application on my…

Stila Is Having A Buy One, Get One Free Sale On Its Iconic Liquid Lipsticks & OMG

BySophie Wirt
I'm excited for Sunday, July 29. Not only do I plan on watching five episodes of Queer Eye in a row while eating countless cartons of Halo Top, but also it's an important holiday: National Lipstick Day! Add online shopping to my schedule, because…

I Tried Fenty Beauty's New Silver Highlighter & You Need Sunglasses To See The Pics

BySophie Wirt
Rihanna has done it again, ladies and gents. This time, the beauty maven created the highlighter to end all highlighters, and it's coming at you at the speed — and luminosity — of a shooting star. Brace yourselves. This Fenty Beauty Diamond Ball-Out…

Bite Beauty's Gold Lipstick Looks Ferocious On Any Zodiac Sign (But It Was Made For You, Leo)

BySophie Wirt
Metallics are in, no doubt. I've been noticing an influx of sheeny palettes, glosses, and lipsticks on the market, and I'm loving that anything goes in terms of glitter these days. If you agree, listen up: This Bite Beauty Leo Lipstick review will…

Too Faced Is Dropping Glitter Hairspray & It's Soft, Shiny Magic

BySophie Wirt
Despite my researching, testing, and writing about beauty products day in and day out, Too Faced still manages to get my heart racing. As the unofficial purveyor of everything pink and sparkly, the brand has caught my attention with every product it…

Kat Von D Made A Liquid Liner For Your Waterline & I Actually Can't Believe It's Real

BySophie Wirt
In middle school, I loved lining my waterline (i.e. the inner eye area) with a charcoal colored pencil. My 12-year-old self couldn't go anywhere without it, and I would reapply every hour or so (things got smudgey pretty quickly). The new Kat Von D…

I Got My Nails Done By Cardi B's Manicurist & Now I Feel Like Royalty

BySophie Wirt
One could argue that Cardi B's name is synonymous with a lot of things. Not only did she become one of the biggest names in the rap game seemingly overnight, but also she's a fashion icon and beauty maven — from her hair and makeup looks down to, of…

I Washed My Cat With Jen Atkin's Pet Shampoo & Now He Smells Better Than I Do

BySophie Wirt
I recently moved in with my boyfriend. One of the many bonuses of making the move is that I've gotten to know his cat — another great dude, Mr. Peanut. My S/O has kindly knighted me as Peanut's second caregiver, so for all intents and purposes, the…

Urban Decay's New Lip "Mousse" Feels Like Whipped Cream & Looks Absolutely Divine

BySophie Wirt
Between matte lipsticks, lip tints, lip stains, glosses, and balms, there are so many finishes and textures to choose from when it comes to buying lip products. Personally, I thought I was over the matte lip trend — but after embarking on this Urban…

Too Faced's Latest & Greatest Products Are Half-Off RN At Sephora, So TTYL

BySophie Wirt
All hail the Weekly Wow! ICYMI, it's Sephora's seven-day sale that slashes up to fifty percent off of a handful of products. The sale items change every week, so there's always a fresh flow of deals. The Sephora Weekly Wow sale happening RN includes…

450 New Beauty Sets From Top Brands Are Going On Sale At Nordstrom & The Discounts Are Epic

BySophie Wirt
In the realm of major beauty sales, there's one that rises to the top in terms of slashing prices on some of the most coveted beauty products. If you live for a good bargain, you're probably familiar with the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale. Well, ladies…

Kylie Jenner's Makeup Tutorial Shows How She Perfects Her Skin — Without Covering Her Freckles

BySophie Wirt
Whether Kylie Jenner is rocking a full face of makeup or developing a new shade of lipstick, there's no denying that new mama knows her way around a makeup bag. Luckily, Kylie Jenner's new makeup tutorial reveals the exact products she uses on the…