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Most women wear makeup everyday. Some days you wear makeup longer than others. Like Fridays for example. Say you get up early for work and put makeup on before you go. Then after, you go out with your friends for a late night out. The last thing you want is for your makeup to fade or get washed out. And who wants to carry a bunch of makeup on them for touch ups throughout the day? I know I don’t. I have enough junk in my purse already. Here are a few tips to help keep your... read more

No girl wants to ruin their hair. There are ways to watch out for your hair and to help take care of it. We all know no matter what, curling and flat ironing your hair can do some damage. So why not try and limit that damage.  Here’s a list of some dos  and don’ts for curling and flat ironing your hair. Don’t put a hot curling iron or flat iron... read more

Isn’t it frustrating when your manicure won’t last as long as your pedicure? Ever wish it could? Our hands go through a lot throughout the day. If you have a not so great manicure, then your nail polish doesn’t stand a chance. Well, I can’t promise this will help your mani last as long as your pedi, but here are some tips to help it last just a little bit longer. 1. Have shorter nails: I know most women like long nails. They look so nice and pretty! However,... read more

Have a rough weekend? Or just need a good cleanse? Here’s a simple recipe for a detox water to help flush out impurities. Doing this also helps maintain a flat belly. This is easy, simple, and it helps me drink more water, which I’m not always good at. I’m not always the best at that. Anyways, heres the recipe. Hope you enjoy!! Ingredients: 2 lemons 1/2... read more

It’s that time of the year for me when I need a bit of color on my skin. Feeling a bit pale and blah, I turn to my all time go to sunless tanning product, Clinique Self Sun Body Tinted Lotion. Love this product! It gives my mood a boost and with a bit of sun kissed color I feel like summer is just around the corner. First and foremost, always exfoliate before using any self tanners. Gets rid of dry skin. This helps with having your sunless tanners last longer. My favorite as... read more

Have you ever wondered why Carrie Underwood’s skin has a glow from head to toe? I did, and I thought “I wonder what she uses to get that glow?” She uses coconut oil! Carrie Underwood uses coconut oil on her food which has great health benefits as well. She has that beautiful glow one can’t help to notice from her face to her legs all over. I as well... read more

Have you ever wondered why on a can of hairspray it says “spray 10 to 12 inches away from hair?” Yep I was curious as well. Why? I was told by my stylist Todd Ahlf that doing so, you will end up with just butane. Butane is used as a propellant which helps the hairspray out of the can. It will go directly on your hair, and you will not get the full benefit... read more

Photo anyone? Talk about sun damage, especially on my face. A friend suggested I try a treatment called Photofacial. I had noticed something different about her face but couldn’t figure it out. Her sunspots were faded almost to the point of gone and she had this beautiful even skin tone. She began to explain she had a treatment called Photofacial. My face and neck have sun damage from back in the day… you know laying out to catch those rays. Well because of it I have sun... read more

As we all know, ice has many uses. Obviously most of us use it to cool down our drinks. It can also be used for injuries and carpet tricks. But, did you know it can be used as a beauty product as well? This is fantastic since all of us want our face to be flawless. And the best part is you don’t have to spend any money! Just a quick trip to your freezer for... read more

We all love our nails to be polished with the colors of the season we’re in. I love those warm rich tones of fall and winter nail polish colors. An awesome outfit with polished nails and a beautiful deep rich nail polish makes me smile . Hot trends this year are very warm and rich. Go for a matte or glossy finish. I find Sally Hansen, Insta-Dri Top Coat to be top... read more