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…

PRODUCT REVIEW: nails inc.

Nail polish remover: Stick your finger in the jar and twist. Boom. The color comes off just like that. $10Corrector Pen: We have all polished outside the lines. Use this pen to clean up around your nails. $10Gel polish: Amazing! I did a base, two coats of the color featured down below, and top coat.…

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…

MY FAVORITE BEAUTY PRODUCT: it does it all

Coconut Oil! Cold-Pressed and UNREFINEDIt has been amazing and has done wonders for my oral health, skin, and hair. This time of year tends to dry out our skin and hair. Here are some ways I use it:-Oil pulling- take 1 tablespoon swish it around for 10-20 minutes, spit it into a trash can(not in…

MASCARA REVIEWS: to buy or not to buy

 I have not LOVED any of my MAC mascaras lately so decided to branch out and really give other brands a try. I always had to use two mascaras to get the results I wanted to achieve. I read tons of reviews on these two mascaras in particular. Too Faced "Better than Sex" and Benefit…