Author Archives: luizasaraujo1

Thank You, Next

Apologies in advance for the title of this blogpost, but like Ariana Grande, I learned a lot of valuable lessons that I will take with me beyond this class. We use social media on such a daily basis but never really stop to analyze and think about it deeply. I am really glad this class […]

The Future of Tattoos

Tattoos have been around for centuries and the oldest tattoo is dated somewhere between 3370 and 3100 BC on the body of Ötzi the Iceman.  Considering how long tattoos have been around, I started to think about how much the process and techniques have changed as technology has advanced. I personally have two tattoos and both […]

When Tech Meets Hair Care

Last week’s blogpost about skincare and how it has evolved really inspired me to dig deeper into the beauty industry and see its latest innovations, but in the hair space. As someone who has a lot of hair and used to have it thinned out because it was so thick, hair care has been extremely […]

AirPods: How wireless earbuds became a status symbol

AirPods have been around since December of 2016, and while they were not an instant hit, their popularity has exploded. Every time I walk around campus I am guaranteed to run into someone with AirPods in and I only really started noticing a large user base during this school year. For $159 you receive wireless […]

The 250k orange tile – how fyre festival lured consumers in

If you haven’t seen the documentary about the Fyre Festival on Netflix yet, I highly suggest you do that right now. This documentary discusses a luxury music festival on a private island, organized by entrepreneur Billy McFarland. The festival was supposed to take place during the last weekend of April and first weekend of May […]

First Impressions Can Be Tough

I know several students at BC typically joke that at this school, there is no such thing as a syllabus week, but I never resonated with that more after leaving this first class. I figured we would just go over class expectations and be on our way out, but instead we watched a video about […]