Our skin can be a like complex puzzle full of contradictions. Combination skin? Adult acne? Premature aging? Shutterstock But, one question I get often from confused clients is, “Is it possible for my skin to be both oily and dehydrated at the same time?” The simple answer is: yes. One of the reasons this seems […]
I hate shaving. It's one of those things that I have to do but simply loathe it. I get in the shower and always seem to forget that it needs to be done then I feel the stubble. I swear I am shaving something every day — so not fun. When I was given the opportunity to try the Silk'n Flash&Go Express and join the #NoShaveWave Revolution, I was ALL IN.
Are you a football fan? I am. I never thought I would be until my son started playing football a few years ago. Now playing on the High School Varsity Football team and scoring touchdowns almost every Friday night, Joey just gave his first TV Interview last week — very exciting for us. Show More Summary
Halloween is just one week away; are you ready? It’s easy to get into the Halloween spirit by adding a Halloween themed manicure to your nails. Whether you are dressing up in costume or not, a Halloween mani is an easy way to get into the festivities of this fun faux holiday.
We’ve all seen some of our favorite celebrities endorse makeup or skincare in ads. A fill-in-the-blank famous person is announced as “the new face of” a brand, and then a campaign of glossy magazine spreads and quick cut commercials is launched. It must be an effective formula. Studies show that attaching a famous face to […]
Urban Decay launched their brand 20 years ago, can you even believe it? They decided it was time to throw it back and FINALLY bring back what their fans have wanted — nine of their most requested and most loved shades from heir original lip lineup. Show More Summary
We all want to wake up with perfect-looking skin. Unfortunately, it just doesn’t happen overnight without a little bit of extra help. Great skin akes a few steps and the right skin-care products to have it looking its very best.
What in the world is this microneedling thing we keep hearing about? Shutterstock Microneedling is a process that involves using needles to puncture hundreds of tiny holes in the skin (yes, seriously). It may seem like the newest trend in beauty skincare, but it’s actually been around and evolving for over 50 years! Fans […]
Just because it is fall (and with winter right around the corner) doesn't mean that you should be putting away your highlighters. In fact, this is he time of year that you should be focusing on highlighting the skin to make it glow, now more than ever.
When it comes to makeup, I am most obsessed with lip products. If I had to be specific, I would say that lipgloss is my favorite. I am pretty sure hat I own more lipgloss than any other makeup product — I must own hundreds of them. For...Show More Summary
We’re all familiar with your classic, standard-issue acne and blemishes. Whiteheads. Blackheads. Zits. Those pimples that start below the skin and make you await their dreaded arrival. But what about those little mystery bumps that don’t seem to be members of the pimple family? They might be skin-colored, hard or don’t pop. Oh, but hey, […]
I’m picky; I always have been and always will be. This is especially true when it comes to my choices in beauty products — makeup, skincare, bath and body products, and haircare. My favorite beauty products run the gamut from prestige to mass and include everything in between. Show More Summary
Did you know nearly two-thirds of U.S. women report that the older they get, the more difficult it is to keep their skin moisturized? I definitely agree. The older I get, I have noticed that my skin is overall drier and it is harder to keep it moisturized long-term. Show More Summary
When I heard that Urban Decay was launching the new NAKED Ultimate Basics Palette I was more than excited. I use the NAKED Basics Palette and NAKED 2 Basics Palette regularly and this one looked to be another favorite. With 12 all-new neutral shades in Urban Decay's legendary matte formula, this palette does not disappoint and I am already obsessed with it.
Bold brows are in. In case you haven’t noticed the deluge of online eyebrow tutorials, famous full arches like Cara Delevingne’s, and the mercifully short-lived “#eyebrowsonfleek” trend, when it comes to makeup, it’s all about brows. In fact, according to a study by the market research group, NPD, eyebrow makeup sales jumped 34% in just […]
Call it a ritual. A time tested method. The result of much toil, research, trial-and-error. It is what we’ve come to know as “The Skincare Routine”. Ladies, we have our skincare routines down to a science. Although, as we get ever-busier, we trade portions of our regimen for a few more minutes of staying in […]
Plump, full lips are trending — just take a look at any celebrity or Instagram star. I'm even getting my lips plumped up with a little filler in a few weeks (see below for why). You don't necessarily need to make a trip o the doctor's office to get your lips plumped with filler to get the full look. Show More Summary
Your eyes are the center of your face, especially when it comes to your makeup look. Nothing is more true when it comes to your fall makeup, especially this year; eyeliner is a HUGE trend. This season, we are seeing eyeliner in all colors,...Show More Summary
Have you ever found an old tube of lipstick, a forgotten face mask, some abandoned eye cream, and wondered if you can still use it? We’ve all purchased products with high hopes and good intentions only to discover them buried months later when they failed to hold a place in our regular skincare rotation. If […]
This year has been all about strong brows and bold lashes, and that is not looking to change anytime soon. There are hundreds of products out there hat will get the job done, but if you are looking for the best game changing lash and brow products, you've landed in the right place. Show More Summary