Self Care Sunday: My Latest Mini Beauty Haul

I promised myself that I would limit my purchases of beauty products because I’m saving up for something I really want.  But who am I fooling.  LOL!  I did a mini beauty haul the other day for some items I really needed and some I really wanted to try.  Maybelline 24K Nudes I’m a big fan of cheap chic items…

SKIN PREP

When doing someone’s makeup, I get asked all the time, what is a primer and what does it do?  Well, simply a primer is a formula that you put on your skin to smooth, fill in pores and fine lines, etc. so that your foundation looks smooth, stays fresh and in place the entire day. There are so many primers…

Get Your Glow: Ditching Sugar

It’s been a while since I’ve posted anything.  The holidays are long gone and we are a whole month and some change into a new year.  During my short hiatus, I took all of January to think about how to get my glow in my life.  I know it’s late to talk about resolutions and all of that stuff, but…

Glowing Glosses

As of late, all I’ve been wearing is a dark lip.  A deep chocolate, a rich browned red, and a gleaming dark cherry, and sumptuous merlots have taken up much real estate in my makeup bag.  But lately, I’ve  decided to go back to my “roots” and rock a natural nude lip.  My beauty look, aesthetically speaking, is a smoky…