A Makeup Trend I Am NOT Trying & Wish Would Go Away!

There's a recent trend in makeup, specifically, that I'm over.  It's the unicorn trend.  I am sick of seeing everything unicorn.  Where did this even come from?  There are unicorn highlighters, serums/elixers, makeup brushes, makeup looks and Starbucks even had that Unicorn looking drink.  I refused to try that because it looked like diabetes in … Continue reading A Makeup Trend I Am NOT Trying & Wish Would Go Away!

Confessions of a Makeup Artist/Esthetician

As an Esthetician and Makeup Artist I help people achieve a desired look, whether temporary or long term.  I offer a variety of services like waxing, full makeup application, facials, chemical peels, etc.  There are services that I offer/perform that I, personally, don't enjoy or do myself. These are my confessions...... 1. I'd rather Nair … Continue reading Confessions of a Makeup Artist/Esthetician

Retail Therapy Haul/1st Impressions

I don't know about you but there are times when I just feel like shopping, sometimes specifically for makeup.  I need absolutely nothing but new products are launching and I wanted to treat myself and my clients to some new goodies. Garnier Micellar Mattifying Cleansing Water for Oily Skin I have used the micellar water … Continue reading Retail Therapy Haul/1st Impressions

No Makeup Look

I get asked alot how to cover imperfections on the skin without having on too much makeup or have that cakey look.  Here's a very natural look with minimal makeup that is appropriate for a day at the office or running errands.  Click the links below for more information on each product.   No Makeup … Continue reading No Makeup Look

5 Things All Brides Should Know Before the Makeup Consultation

Spring is almost here and that means that it's wedding season!  I have some tips for my bride to be's that will hopefully make your makeup consultation easier and stress free for you and the makeup artist. 1.  Come Prepared. All professional makeup artists charge for a consultation.  I allow 1.5-2 hours per bride; usually … Continue reading 5 Things All Brides Should Know Before the Makeup Consultation

Don’t Be a Beauty Brand Whore

I've never been one that's big on name brands when it comes to certain things.  As long as it looks nice, is in good condition I'll use it.  I won't budge on things like my Tropicana Orange Juice, Dawn or Ajax dish washing liquid or Arm & Hammer or Gain laundry detergent.  Those are my … Continue reading Don’t Be a Beauty Brand Whore

Review of New Becca Cosmetics Products

Today is #BECCAFixesBadFaceDay!  Check out my Instagram using that hashtag. I mentioned a couple of weeks ago that I am now an Influenster blogger.  If you want to know more about what Influenster is click here to read that post. I received these products complimentary to test out and review.  I was so excited when I saw … Continue reading Review of New Becca Cosmetics Products