Beauty

MY FAVORITE ORCHID MAKEUP SHADES FOR SPRING

JavaScript is currently disabled in this browser. Reactivate it to view this content.   I’ve been wearing a bold orchid lip over the past few years for spring and I am still so obsessed with this shade as a makeup color. This brilliant orchid shade was the...

BEHIND THE DRESS: APRIL

It’s Behind The Dress: April day! Launching my Behind The Dress videos has almost become as fun as The Monthly Dress reveal day. I only wish I started it back in October when I first started the series. But that is part of the fun about these dresses…they...

HOW I DYE MY EYEBROWS (AND WHY I WISH I STARTED IT YEARS AGO!)

I’m all about finding the most effective and efficient beauty routine. If I can get the same look by doing something at home myself without having to go into a salon, I’m all about trying it! (like when I did my own eyelash extensions a few years ago; you...

MY TRIED-AND-TRUE MAKEUP FAVORITES THAT LAST ALL DAY

BEAUTY STOCKING STUFFERS

 

ELLE APPAREL HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE 2017: BEAUTY

HALLOWEEN INSPIRED SMOKEY EYE

A HAIR STORY (DEALING WITH POSTPARTUM HAIR LOSS)

    I’ve always taken pride in my hair. I love being a blonde, and I love having long hair. My long thick hair has always been one of my favorite physical features. I remember going to get my hair done in college, and my hairdresser would always comment on...

TEN ALL-STAR BEAUTY PRODUCTS THAT CARRIED ME THROUGH FASHION WEEK

A NEW SKINCARE ROUTINE

BLACK DRESS (I’m wearing a medium) I’ve mentioned it on the my blog a few times, but ever since I hit 30, I’ve really tried to step up my game with how I care for my skin. I want to do everything I can to care for my skin now, so that it ages...

A SKIN TRANSFORMATION: THE MIRACLE WATER THAT HAS ME HOOKED

I have always tried hard to take very good care of my skin. Rarely do I go to bed without my makeup completely removed, and I always have various face, neck, and eye creams strategically applied. Garrett jokes that it takes me so long to get ready for bed that...

NORDSTROM ANNIVERSARY SALE 2017: BEAUTY FAVORITES

8 THINGS THAT BOOST MY CONFIDENCE

With so many things in the world to pull us down and make us feel less than enough, I wanted to share some ways that I find confidence on a daily basis. These are simple things we sometimes take for granted, but finding confidence in ourselves really does start from...

A MOTHER’S DAY GIFT SHE IS SURE TO LOVE

This Mother’s Day I’m excited to partner with Sephora to show off their exclusive Sephora Favorites Fragrance Box. It’s a limited edition deluxe mini perfume set with a surprise any mom would love on Mother’s Day… I’m such a sucker...

A FRAGRANT HOME + VOTIVO CANDLE GIVEAWAY & AN EXCLUSIVE DISCOUNT CODE

PINK FLORAL TOP  ||  BLUSH SKIRT  ||  GOLD CHOKER NECKLACE This Wonderful White is one of my favorite scents     Completely obsessed with this Red Current candle container. It will last me forever!    PINK FLORAL TOP (this top would be pretty with the skirt too)  ||...

3 THINGS I DO TO MAKE MY HAIR GROW FASTER

THE HAIR BOW TUTORIAL

MY BEAUTY STRUGGLE THAT NOBODY TALKS ABOUT

 HEADBOARD | GOLD WALL LAMPS | NIGHTSTAND | SIMILAR GOLD KNOBS | DRESSER We all have beauty issues we struggle with; acne, overly plucked eyebrows, short lashes, thin hair, etc. etc. I have struggled with a beauty issue for years that I rarely see talked about among...

GIRL’S NIGHT PREP WITH COVERGIRL

Christmas holiday parties are so much fun for me because I love to experiment with different outfits, hair, and makeup looks if I have multiple parties to go to. I don’t normally have multiple dressy events in the same month, and I love dressing up so this is...