In my five years as a fashion and beauty blogger, the one question I've gotten most often is about how to do this thing called blogging. For the first time, I'm going to outline some important tips I believe contribute to success as a blogger. I have ...more
It's been way too long since I've put together a "favorite things" list. With so many great products out there, it's so hard to narrow it down and say that I love just one mascara or just one hairspray... or just one of anything, really. But I've ...more
As I get older, I have started noticing a dramatic change in my skin. What was once bright, smooth, and supple is now flat, laden with issues, and covered in sun spots. I am all about organic everything, so after a bit of searching, I found this ...more
One shoe...three different ways of making it yours, and truly unique. All you need to start is a white canvas shoe. This one I found at Kmart, but there are many other places you can find a perfect shoe for this project. Have fun! ...more
All Flashdance jokes aside (you know, I never actually saw that movie), the leg warmer is, in my opinion, the most underappreciated and valuable winter accessory of all time. Well, maybe they're number two to a warm hat, but they rank way up there on the list.
Believe it or not, Christmas is only five weeks away. (Five weeks! How?!) Whether you've already made a sizeable dent in your shopping list or you have yet to start, I've got you covered, from big to small, classic to trendy, extravagant to affordable. First up, shopping for the girl who loves all things beauty.
Hey Everyone!!This week, instead of featuring one pin, I'm featuring a WHOLE BOARD. Yes, I'm featuring my Fall Fashion Inspiration Lookbook on Pinterest. I've been "liking" and "pinning" away on this girl for a few weeks now ....more
Sponsored This holiday season, shine from head to toe with special offers on beauty at Target. Ring in the holidays in style by giving yourself the gift of beauty. Head in-store to save on your favorite brands, and let your inner star shine ....more
Revlon Transforming Effects SwatchesGiven my love of layering, there was no way I was going to resist the Revlon Transforming Effects topcoats for long, even though, like yesterday's Sally Hansen Velvet Texture colors, they're not limited edition. (I did manage to resist the base colors on the other side of the display, for now at least.) Top: Pink Glaze, Matte Pearl Glaze, Gold Glaze. Bottom: Nude Graffiti, Holographic Pearls, Golden Confetti, Cosmic Flakies.Gold Glaze has a transparent base packed with gold microflakie/microglitter shimmer particles.Golden Confetti has gold and holo metallic string glitter in a clear base.I combined these two golden toppers into one mani over a base of Sally Hansen On the Mango (from the fall limited edition Complete Salon Manicure collection, as are all the base colors I'll use in this post) ....more
Have you ever heard about Marilyn Monroe's lengthy process to color and contour her lips? The $5 ELF Holiday Full Lip Set is basically the same idea, but with just three products in three different shades that all work together to play with shadow and light and give your lips a three dimensional look, resulting in fuller looking lips. The set includes a dark red lip liner, a classic red Studio Matte Lip Color in Rich Red, and a bright pink Essential Lipstick in Sociable ....more