Hard as Nails

Now that summer is coming to its end,  it a good to access the damage to your nails who may have fallen victim to salt water and chlorine as you sought water to soak in to combat the summer heat.  I think you may appreciate some tips to rehabilitate and strengthen your nails.  As always,

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The essence of beauty sleep

Beauty sleep is indeed a “thing”.  It’s real.  Not a myth.  Fact:  when you don’t get enough sleep  your face is a sure to tell your secret.  The luggage under your eyes and the Zorro masks (dark circles around the eyes)  are tell-tale signs you skimped on the zzzz’s. In short lack of sleep can

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Is your hair shedding out of control?

Try this – Rosemary Leave- in Conditioner Have you abused your hair to the point where yourself shedding more than your cat?  The answer to your hair less may be just a few steps away in your cupboard. Rosemary is a fragrant herb used to season many dishes but did you know that it can

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Getting Some ZZZZ’s

I firmly believe in the benefits of sleep for a better, healthier and less stressful lifestyle. Many of us struggle with getting quality sleep for any number of reasons. And while I can’t be there give you all warm milk and sing you lullabies, perhaps I can offer some helpful advice. Sleep Environment I find that I sleep

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How to get that modern gothic look

The new modern gothic…dark lips a how to I’m a fair skinned Middle Easterner so bold colors always look dramatic on me whether eyes or lips…and who doesn’t love a little drama! This fall the dark lip is going to be everywhere and everyone is going to want to try it…but then the fear will

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How to save face all day

Now I don’t go full glam every single day but when I do, I want it to last. For many years I could not find the reason why my make-up would not stay in place, not just in the summer heat but also on icy winter nights. Then I had my “ah-ha” moment when I was getting

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Timing is everything for makeovers

Timing is everything! Pacing your makeovers and being aware of the time is a requirement to ensure your makeover is being completed in a timely manner. Knowing your personal speed is crucial to be being a team player. Time constraints are added elements to a makeover that can add stress and strain to the experience

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8 ways to take care of yourself

Starting or maintaining your existing makeup artistry business can be physically exhausting. Long hours, a demanding schedule, serving clients, networking, and office work can take a toll on your body and mind. Taking care of yourself is a must and personal top priority to ensure that you can withstand your workload. Putting yourself first can

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How Not to Look Completely Orange

Bronzer, How Not to Look Completely Orange Let me get this out of the way, I love bronzer! I am also born and raised in Northern NJ. I will not leave the house without a sun-kissed glow, it is almost as important as brushing my teeth but we need to be honest that sometimes we all go a

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Markers for your Face

My love of big fat eyeliner markers is real…I mean really, real. My every day is mascara, gloss, bronzer and eyeliner. I can’t live without that black beauty that makes my eyes pop and I have tried every liquid, gel and pencil to get that perfect rich line. I have found some that I like but nothing I

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