Introducing: Links of The Week

I am beginning a new post that will be featured every Friday called Links of The Week. I will highlight the most intriguing, useful, or inspiring articles that I have read throughout the week and post them along with their links; providing you with some light reading to get you through your workday and onContinue reading “Introducing: Links of The Week”

Dove Choose Beautiful

In this four minute video, which you can watch here, Dove gave women the choice of two doors to go through: one labeled “Beautiful”, the other labeled “Average.” The outcome is very thought provoking and made me ask myself what I would choose. It seems that there is an almost unspoken rule in society that makesContinue reading “Dove Choose Beautiful”

Favorite Polish Combos For Spring

                Spring is right around the corner, and we have finally had a few days that are reflective of that. Though the past couple of days have been rainy,earlier in the week it was warm enough to take a walk and spend time outside. It’s amazing how good someContinue reading “Favorite Polish Combos For Spring”

Try These Wearable Makeup Trends From NYFW

Just like so many of the surreal styles that you see on the New York Fashion Week runways, the makeup is too dramatic and unreal to pull off on the street. The makeup seen during this past week’s shows took a refreshing turn to a more natural, fresh faced appearance. Below are some great howContinue reading “Try These Wearable Makeup Trends From NYFW”

Body Image Breakdown

Beauty standards are on a constant rise towards perfection. Every century and decade have had their own trends in what is expected for someone to appear attractive. Now that technology and social media controls our everyday lives, it also is controlling our ideas of body image. As a teenaged girl, I obsessed over fashion magazinesContinue reading “Body Image Breakdown”

DIY At Home Facial

Facials are a great way to relax your mind and cleanse your skin of daily toxins. Unfortunately, they are a rather expensive service to get done at a spa, and not everyone has the time. That does not mean that you can’t have glowing skin this holiday season. I recently purchased this Charcoal and BlackContinue reading “DIY At Home Facial”

Products I Love

I firmly believe that you can find good beauty products without breaking the bank. On the other hand, you get what you pay for, so it is hard to decide if saving a few dollars is worth sacrificing quality. Above are five go-to products that I swear by. Tell me, what are some of yourContinue reading “Products I Love”

DIY Nails: The Half Moon

DIY – New York Fashion Week Inspired Nails O.P.I – “Tomorrow Never Dies”, China Glaze – “Peachy Keen” Step 1. After trimming and filing nails to your desired length and shape, apply the lightest color as your base coat. Step 2. Once base coat is completely dry, position a sticker dot at the bottom ofContinue reading “DIY Nails: The Half Moon”

Benefits and Uses of Green Tea

I have spent the past few years trying different teas, with the hope of expanding my drink options. I do not normally drink soda, and as much as I love good coffee, I limit my consumption to a couple days a week. Tea drinking is not only a fascinating art, but a strong source ofContinue reading “Benefits and Uses of Green Tea”