Throw it out! Expired Makeup & Skincare

Aug 17th, 2016 Skin Care 2 min read

A woman’s makeup collection is like a treasure box of gems: mascara, the perfect shade of foundation, eyeliner, a palette of eye shadow, and a rainbow of lip gloss and lipsticks. What’s not to love about that? Expiration dates. Tossing those beloved products when they reach their expiration dates is not so fun. While it’s tempting to keep using expired products, here are three reasons…

Spring 2016 Makeup Trends

Apr 29th, 2016 Beauty Tips 1 min read

After a long, cold winter in some parts of the country, spring brings with it not only chirping birds and warming temps, but it also brings with it new makeup trends! Wearing the same makeup tones everyday gets boring, so check out a few of these new trends and revitalize your look. Get the blues. The makeup blues, I mean. Blue eyeshadow is back, ladies!…

Do You Really Need A Makeup Primer?

Mar 5th, 2016 Skin Care 1 min read

I always get asked about various skincare and makeup products that I use. Which ones are worth using and which ones are worth skipping? Makeup primers fall in that category of “not sure if I need it or not” product. Well, I’m here to tell you that, yes, you need a primer. And here are the reasons why. Primer keeps your makeup from sliding off…

Lifestyle Habits For Youthful Skin

Jan 14th, 2016 Skin Care, Uncategorized 1 min read

The appearance of your skin can be greatly affected by your lifestyle habits. Here are a few tips that have helped me keep my skin as youthful as possible. Turn that frown upside down! When you frown or purse your lips, you tense your facial muscles, creating lines with the repeated movements. This results in marionette lines (also called puppet lines) and those pesky vertical…

Strobing: The HOT New Makeup Trend

Oct 14th, 2015 Beauty Tips, Skin Care 1 min read

After a couple of years of the contouring craze, strobing has arrived to take its place. What’s strobing? Well, if you think it sounds like something to do with lighting, you’re right! Strobing is the process of adding highlighter to the high planes of your face, as opposed to contouring, which requires several different products to create highlights and lowlights. Contouring gives a more sculpted…