At Home Teeth Whitening: Does it Work?

For me, whitening my teeth is an important part of my weekly routine. A white smile is such a source of confidence, and a big part of your image! As someone who enjoys wine, coffee, and sweets, some maintenance is necessary. I usually use strips, but for the last month have partnered with Smile BrilliantContinue reading “At Home Teeth Whitening: Does it Work?”

How I Care For My Faux Lashes

  A good pair of faux lashes (my current ones are Kiss Faux Mink) will last a month or two as long as I take care of them. I recently had a friend ask me what my care routine is, so I thought I would share it on here! At the end of the dayContinue reading “How I Care For My Faux Lashes”

Weekly Makeup Looks

Clarins Everlasting Foundation – 103 Ivory/ Diorskin Star Concealer 01/ Dermablend Intense Powder Camo – Ivory/ Anastasia shadows: Dusty Rose, Chocolate, Hot Chocolate/ Anastasia brows: Dark Brown Brow Wiz, Dark Brown Brow Gel, and Clear Brow Gel/ Anastasia Pink Passion blush/ Anastasia Moonchild Highlight – Pink Heart and Blue Ice/ Smashbox Gel Eye Liner –Continue reading “Weekly Makeup Looks”

Beauty Buys

Some of the skin, hair, and beauty products I’m loving right now!  Shiseido Ultimune Power Infusing Concentrate – This serum has changed my skin! Not only does it repair past damages, but it also protects your skin from the environment while delivering nourishing vitamins. bareMinerals Marvelous Moxie Lipgloss – It says buttercream on the tube, and thatContinue reading “Beauty Buys”

Makeup Looks I’m Loving

Each season brings a chance to freshen up your look, and try new things! During the warmer months, I usually stick to a very natural makeup look, then turn it up a notch for fall and winter. I have been loving red lips. A natural smokey eye has been my go-to. I recently got myselfContinue reading “Makeup Looks I’m Loving”

October Things

October is one of my favorite months, right alongside July and December. I enjoy seeing the leaves change, and getting to wear layers of scarves and sweaters. The chilly days bring anticipation of the coming holidays, along with cider, trick or treat, and my birthday and anniversary. Here are a few of the little thingsContinue reading “October Things”

Beauty Buys

Some of the skin, hair, and beauty products I’m loving right now! Sally Hansen Kook-A-Mango Nail Color Yes To Tomatoes Detoxifying Facial Wipes Precision Blending Sponge (a replacement since one of my dogs ate my last one.) Mastering the art of an at-home blowout with this Revlon round brush. Tarte Amazonian Clay Foundation – oneContinue reading “Beauty Buys”

My Fall Style

I have been wanting to deny the fact that it is almost the end of August, but fall does bring fresh style opportunities, full of layers and chunky scarves. It also brings my birthday, anniversary, and the start of the holiday season, so I guess it’s not such a bad thing. Below I have madeContinue reading “My Fall Style”

Eye Shadow Lips!

A few weeks ago on twitter and Facebook, I asked for suggestions on current makeup/beauty trends to try and then review on the blog. The beauty industry lately has been filled with odd suggestions for everything from using red lipstick to contour to “baking” your foundation. Today’s post is my take on eye shadow lips. EyeContinue reading “Eye Shadow Lips!”

Summer Layers

Easiest way to create a slimming affect without having to pop on a jacket in the dead of summer? Wear a sheer blouse unbuttoned with rolled sleeves to slim your sides and create a vertical line down the front of your body. xoxo