Hey guys! My sister, our friend Velvet and myself recently took a trip to Los Angeles to celebrate me and my sis' 33rd birthday. While there I knew I was going to go makeup shopping. It happens whenever I go to a big city. LA has so many places I had to choose wisely. Morphe … Continue reading My LA Makeup Haul: What I Got From Morphe
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!
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
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
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
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
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
I always talk to girls who say they want to be able to do their makeup like Instagram models or Youtubers. There's nothing wrong with that but a lot of people don't realize that people on camera apply heavy duty makeup. I'm talking layers. When you see it in person it looks like drag queen … Continue reading Instagram Makeup is Not Real Life
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
Hey guys! I'm so excited to now be an Influenster blogger. For those of you not familiar with Influenster, it's a program that allows consumers to test out new products from a variety of different areas, from food to cleaning/household items, makeup, etc. When you sign up they'll ask about what you're interested in and … Continue reading I’m an Influenster Blogger!