The Benefits of Coconut Oil for Different Hair Types

The benefits of coconut oil for different hair types

Coconut oil has been hailed as a wonder product that can be used on any kind of hair. There are, however, certain properties of the oil that work particularly well with certain hair types, such as fine hair, 4a hair and other curly hair types, and hair that struggles to grow. Whether you’re looking to combat frizz, dandruff, dullness or weak strands, read on to discover how coconut oil could be beneficial for your locks. Continue reading

Must Have Drugstore Beauty Essentials!

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Stocking up on your daily beauty essentials can be a fun task, roaming the isles at your local drugstore, smelling, reading labels, discovering new products, but it can also be a major pain in the you know what! With so many products available, a fun errand can quickly turn into hours of frustration trying to decide!

Let me simplify the struggle by suggesting some of my favorite everyday beauty essentials that not only have I tired, but have used time and time again with great results, products that are budget friendly and easily available! Continue reading

How to bring your hair back to life after bleaching!

How to bring your hair back to life after bleaching

Bleached hair can look great – bright and beautiful, highlighted and natural. However as with any hair treatment there is a risk that the chemicals involved can damage hair fibers. Bleaching is known as especially harsh on hair and as such requires a bit of tender loving care, once done. Knowing how to get shiny hair after bleaching is absolutely vital if you are going to take the plunge so here are my top tips on how to do exactly that. Continue reading

Make Up For Ever Lustrous Holiday Collection & Giveaway!

Make Up For Ever Lustrous Holiday Collection 2017

It’s that time off year! Holiday makeup collection are starting to line the isles of sephora and as usual I stare in aw at the beautiful limited edition packaging, and of course they are even harder to resist as they tend to offer more for less!

Make Up For Ever is certainly no exception and this holiday season they have truly out done themselves with the phenomenal Lustrous Collection. The collection is filled with high quality products for the eyes, lips and cheeks and they even curated a brush set at a price that can’t be beat!

I am giving away one of the Lustrous Blush Palettes so be sure to check out the giveaway details at the end of this post! Continue reading

Charlotte Tilbury Unisex Healthy Glow Tinted Moisturizer Review

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Looking for an instant summer radiance? The Charlotte Tilbury Unisex Healthy Glow Tinted Moisturizer promises Summer-in-a-bottle all year round! Continue reading

Ultimate Guide on How to Put Together A Skincare Routine!

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I know that going into the skincare isle can be seriously daunting. I’ve been known to spend hours – yes HOURS roaming up and down, reading hundreds of labels to come out with the same products I’ve already been reluctantly using because I just didn’t know what to get, what would be best for my skin type and concern and not to mention how and when to apply all of these products! From serums to oils, essences to toners, cream vs lotion, I was lost.

While today I am a self proclaimed skincare expert  – thank you very much 😉 and I have an excellent routine that I love and that works…for me.  As a blogger, and a human with changing skin needs and concerns, I do switch up products from time to time, but as for the ‘routine’, I have that locked in place.

My reason for creating this post is mainly thanks to my family and friends. When ever we get together at least one person always asks me about skincare and what they should be using etc. While this is more of a personal thing, dependent on your needs, it’s the routine itself that most people seem to fall short. Continue reading

Make Up For Ever Aqua XL Color Paint Review and Swatches!

make-up-for-ever-aqua-xl-color-paint-swatches-and-reviewWaterproof makeup is essential in the hot summer months and Make Up For Ever does it like no other! In true Make Up For Ever fashion, they took it one step further and created a cream shadow that visibly smooths the skin with 3D-microspheres that help fill in micro lines all while packing a serious punch of vibrant color! Continue reading

#1 Anti-Aging Treatment ~ Sun Protection!

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Psst…can I tell you a secret? Did you know that woman who stay out of the sun and wear sun protection when getting some rays is inevitable can look up to 20 years younger?! Crazy right?!

Just imagine how much you could save over time on expensive potions, lotions, lasers and peels trying to reverse aging skin when the answer to healthy, youthful looking skin was here all along! SPF everyday to keep the dermatologist away! Ok, ok, that was pretty cheezy, lol, but it’s true! Continue reading

Salt vs. Sugar ~ How to Choose the Right Body Scrub!

BVspa Salt Sugar Body Scrub Review

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Get your body smooth as a ken doll this summer by exfoliating! But with so many options, how do you choose the right one? In today’s post, I am going to go over the differences between Salt and Sugar Body Scrubs, their phenomenal benefits, and how incorporating exfoliation to your weekly routine will transform you skin! Continue reading

Worth the Hype? Real Techniques Brushes & Sponges

Real Techniques Brushes Review

Are these raved about brushes really worth all the hype? Is the Real Techniques Beauty Sponge truly the best dupe for the beauty blender? I have put 9 products to the test and we are about to find out  😉 Continue reading