What you need to know about Eyelash Extensions

Let's start with the basics What are they? They are a synthetic, mink, or silk lash applied by hand one lash at a time by a lash technician gluing it onto your actual lash by a licensed and certified lash stylist. One by one. Anywhere from 70-100 lashes are applied per eye taking the initial…

Tuesday Tip

Mascara drying up?? Toss it! It is time for a new one. Definitely don't try reviving it by adding oils, makeup remover, eye drops, or water. I have seen many tips on how to "save" your mascara. Eeeeek. Mascara's harbor a lot of bacteria. Think about it. They are being pumped, placed on the eyelashes…

Tuesday Tip

Keeping Long wear matte lipsticks from cracking! Not cute, right? It's happened to the best of us.  -Prep lips with a tiny amount of lip balm or lip primer. One of my faves is the MAC Prep + Prime Lip. Follow with your matte lipstick. -I also will add MAC's Prep + Prime Lip on…

Jo Malone

I’m in love… I have been searching and testing and searching and testing body scrubs. Cheap to expensive. I think I may have found the one. I discovered this body scrub when I walked into the Biltmore Fashion Park Jo Malone London boutique. I was given a complimentary hand and arm massage by the lovely…

NYX JUMBO PENCIL: many ways of using it

Absolutely love this jumbo eye pencil by NYX in Milk 604! Here are some ways I use it:-waterline-brow highlight-eyeshadow base-in the center of lips to make them appear more plumpIt is super rich and creamy and wears well. What are your favorite ways of using white pencils?

MAKEUP FEARS: get over them!

Liquid eyeliner has always been a must in my makeup routine. I used to feel so naked without it. I didn't feel pretty if my big brown eyes were without liner. Silly, I know. I challenged myself by accident, I'll be honest. One day, I lost my favorite eyeliner by NYC and I was running…