FALL TRENDS: nails nails nails

One of the hottest break out beauty trends has been nails. I spotted tons of  creative expression on nails from funky, bold shapes and designs to bedazzled nails. This year, the word that is being used most to describe nail fall trends is understated. Going back to basics. Not boring, basic. Muted tones like grays,…

Product Review: nyc eyeliner

Here's a quick product review! I have to have to share this beauty steal! I was introduced to it by friends. I was stuck on gel liner (still love it.) After several attempts at using certain liquid liners that were 'high end' brands that were  not that amazing nor long lasting, I had given up…

Almost Fall: how will you stay tan?

As summer starts to fade away so will our beautiful, glowy, golden tans. I say this all the time, I am pretty tan, but lose color on my legs quickly especially during winter.The reason I love having a more bronze tone is because I feel that I look healthier and  imperfections aren't as visible. I…

SNEAK PEEK: what’s in my purse?

Anyone who knows me, knows I like to always be prepared for anything. If I could carry around my whole bedroom and vanity, I would! Here is a look inside my purse:Sunglasses of course. I live in HOT AZ!Blogging journal--you never know when an idea/inspiration is going to hit!Pens--I love pens! I used to carry…

MAKEUP EXPIRES: when good makeup goes bad…it’s gone forever

   Yes, it's true! Makeup expires. It is the saddest whenever I have to toss makeup! Ever seen this little guy?This expiration icon on beauty products is there for a reason! It is typically located on the bottom or in the back of a product. It let's you know the shelf life of products once…

FALSE EYELASHES: how do i remove them??

I have had many people ask me this question and as many of us our visual, I thought it would be great to show you!//www.youtube.com/get_playerSTEPS I TAKE:First, to find the difference between your own lashes and the falsies, I create a wedge between the lash line and false eye lash band using my thumb and…

SKINCARE: Products I always need to have! I purchase them over and over again!

NEUTROGENA FACIAL WIPES(USE TO REMOVE MAKEUP)MAC FIX + SPRAY(BOOST OF HYDRATION OR USED TO SET MAKEUP)MAC STROBE CREAM(I USE TO GIVE A BEAUTIFUL, GLOW EFFECT UNDER FOUNDATION)MAC FAST EYE RESPONSE(AMAZING IN FIRST THING IN THE MORNING, DEPUFFS AND CREATES A NICE BASE BEFORE CONCEALER APPLICATION)VASELINE (LASTS A LOOONG TIME! KEEPS MY LIPS SOFT AND SMOOCH READY,DRY AREAS-FACE,BODY)ARCONA…

MY FIRST BLOG POST: new obsession!

I recently became obsessed with NYX products! I purchased a few of their Butter Glosses and Matter Lipsticks and was super impressed with the color pay off! I had to try their lip liners. I was a little skeptical because of how inexpensive they were and was so used to MAC lip liners. Gorg!! They…