Beauty

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...

ELLE APPAREL HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE 2016: BEAUTY

THREE THINGS I’M CHANGING ABOUT MY SKINCARE ROUTINE

I’ve always been really really picky with what kind of products I use on my skin. When I was in high school I started washing my face religiously, and I can only count on one hand the number of times I have gone to bed without washing my face. Since turning...

GOLDEN MERMAID COSTUME TUTORIAL

For Halloween this year our family did an ‘Under the Sea’ theme (you can view the post with our family pictures here). I loved how my mermaid costume turned out! It was really simple and if you watch my snapchat, you saw me start this costume at 11:30pm...

7 TIPS FOR DE-STRESSING YOUR LIFE

For the past few months I have been feeling completely overwhelmed. I have goals I am constantly setting for my business (on top of the workload I already have), and the responsibility of raising three kids is no joke. I am basically working two full-time jobs, and I...

MY FAVORITE PINK LIPSTICKS FOR SPRING

TOP LEFT: ‘SAINT GERMAINE’   TOP RIGHT: ‘CLAUDIA’ BOTTOM LEFT: ‘SCHIAP’   BOTTOM RIGHT: ‘RETRO MATTE’ I have a million pink lipsticks, but every year around this time I go on the hunt for the perfect pink...

LOOSE CURLS WITH A CURLING WAND TUTORIAL

I wanted to follow up from my post yesterday about the sale happening on my favorite NUME curling wand. I talked my friends over at NUME into extending the crazy sale through this weekend, so right now you can get $50 off any of the NUME tools by using this link. It...

RELAXED + $50 OFF MY FAVORITE CURLING WAND!

GREEN BOMBER JACKET | STRIPED TOP (SOLD OUT BUT I HAVE THIS ONE AND LOVE IT TOO) | SIMILAR LEGGINGS | BLACK BAG | FUR POUF | NEW BALANCE SNEAKERS | SUNGLASSES photography by Kendra Maarse It’s no secret I am totally in love with this green bomber jacket. (I wore...

HAIR TUTORIAL: MIXED DUTCH FRENCH BRAID

I have another tutorial for you today! I love this pretty side braid that looks a whole lot more complicated than it is. It would be a perfect look for your Valentine’s date night! Check it out below, and make sure you head over to my new Youtube channel and...

HOW TO KEEP YOUR LIPS VALENTINE’S DAY READY

With Valentine’s Day only a few days away, I’ve been taking all my favorite pink and red lipstick shades on trial runs. I have a lot of different colors that I love to wear, but the ones that I end up gravitating to are my matte lipsticks. I feel like the...

MONDAY NEUTRALS

JavaScript is currently disabled in this browser. Reactivate it to view this content. ONE    TWO    THREE    FOUR    FIVE    SIX    SEVEN    EIGHT    NINE (click on the number or directly...

TWO HAIR TUTORIALS PERFECT FOR NEW YEARS EVE

I can’t believe 2015 is coming to a close! Its been fun to reminisce and look back on what an amazing year this has been. Today I’m sharing 2 simple hairstyles that would be perfect for a fun night out tonight to ring in the new year… Look...

THE GIFT OF RELAXATION- 3 TIPS FOR A STRESS FREE DECEMBER

The holidays are always crazy. There are so many fun activities to go to and parties to attend…but preparing for them takes a lot of time and energy. Three years ago I was tired of being so stressed out the entire month of December, so I made a few changes in...

AN AFTERNOON OF PAMPERING WITH LIVING PROOF

CAMEL CAPE | STRIPED TOP | BLACK PANTS | BLACK RIDING BOOTS | SUNGLASSES | BLACK BAG | CAR SEAT | STROLLER With the holidays in full swing, I’ve really been focusing on amping up my beauty routine.  I’ve been to a few Christmas parties and I have...

3 STEPS TO SMOOTH, GLOSSY, HOLIDAY-READY HAIR

My hair has a natural wave to it.  The kind of wave that causes it to get pouffy and frizzy the second I encounter humidity. Years of bleaching my hair has only made it worse. Because I live in Southern California and deal with humidity on a daily basis,...