Determine Your Skin Type

You have to know your skin type.  It helps with so many things like how your skin reacts during certain weather changes, times of day, what kind of makeup you should wear.....basically everything.  Knowing you skin type also helps you determine what type of products you should use and also stay away from.  A lot … Continue reading Determine Your Skin Type

Skin Care Summer Essentials

  Summer is right around the corner and there are some essentials that you need in order to keep your skin glowing and healthy. 1. First thing's first.....sunscreen!  My friend recently got married and I gave her and her husband 4 cans of spray on sun screen for their honeymoon in St. Lucia.  Yes, it's … Continue reading Skin Care Summer Essentials

Skin Care Summer Essentials: Prepping Your Skin for the Beach

While enjoying that time at the beach there are things that you shouldn't do prior to your beach trip in order to protect yourself. If you suffer from hyperpigmentation from post acne scarring to age spots make sure you prep your skin with that in mind.  Either use a Vitamin C product (which protects from … Continue reading Skin Care Summer Essentials: Prepping Your Skin for the Beach

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

Product Review: Maybelline 24K Nudes Palette

I was sent another complimentary Influenster box of products.  This time I was sent the new Maybelline 24K Nudes Palette.  Just to be nice they also thew in a mascara and eye liner.   The Palette According to the Mabelline web site "The 24K Nudes Eyeshadow Palette feature 12 expertly curated shades for custom eye … Continue reading Product Review: Maybelline 24K Nudes Palette

Brand Spotlight: Soap & Glory

Soapy and Glory is one of my new favorite brands.  It's been around for a while but has only been available in the US for the past 2 or 3 years.     A lot of my favorite  Youtubers were always talking about this brand and how great their body products smelled, so when it … Continue reading Brand Spotlight: Soap & Glory

Skin Care Tips That Make Your Makeup Application Look Better

Skin care and makeup go hand in hand.  There are some who try to use makeup to cover up their skin care issues but the best way to deal with it is to get rid of skin care issues.  Taking care of your skin consistently can also help your makeup application look and apply better, … Continue reading Skin Care Tips That Make Your Makeup Application Look Better