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Hair

Hey everyone and Happy Monday! It’s been too long since my last hairstyle tutorial for short hair, so here’s another segment showing you 5 updo hairstyles that you can rock for the holidays. Super easy and super simple. See more after the jump.

Hello everyone! So, if you haven’t seen my instagram yet, I have gone and lopped off my hair which I will talk more in another post. In light of that, I was able to film one last tutorial before that happened which you can see below and that’s the asymmetrical lace braid updo. It’s so […]

Hey everyone! So here’s a super duper easy and quick tutorial on how to achieve the lace-braided donut bun. All you really need is one hair tie and a donut mesh or if you want to see how to create one with a sock, you can check it out here. For the rest of this […]

Hello all and happy hump day! So this post is very special featuring my blogger bestie in this first impression on the ghd curve classic wand creating this easy performance hairstyle that any hair-challenged friends could easily replicate. It also helped that the ghd curve made it super easy to create effortless wavy curls with […]

Hey everyone! So this tutorial has been on my to-do list for awhile if you could believe it. I just got around to filming it and, in the words of Barney Stinson from HIMYM, wait for it, not waiting four months to edit the tutorial. Applause, applause, thank you, thank you. Yes, I may have […]

Makeup

About a week ago, I was trying to figure out what to do for Valentine’s Day video and came up with this knot technique to create an updo. Then yesterday hubby and I were sitting around when “When in Rome” came on Sho. Sometimes ppl ask me where I get my ideas and inspirations and […]

When I saw this pic below, I was definitely inspired to recreate it. Here’s my version of it. Enjoy!

Something quick that I did when I was out at a roof-top party in DC about three weeks ago. Finally got around to editing this tutorial – sorry! Materials used: Eyes: UDPPMAC soft ochre ppMAC creme de violent e/sMAC digit e/sUD Naked Palette in hustle e/sL’oreal Linear IntenseFlamingo mascaraSS MM Primer Cheeks: NYX Cremestick in […]

It’s been awhile since I’ve uploaded a tutorial with all the traveling the past few weeks. This is the look I had to recreate from my Vegas trip bc the files I transferred to my laptop did not transfer well and I had already deleted the videos from my card to save space. Sigh, oh […]

Hello everyone! It’s been awhile since I’ve done a tutorial! My last one was back in December – way too long. Anyways, Valentine’s Day is right around the corner and I wanted to whip something up for you girls. Here’s a soft, romantic pink and purple look with hair using this velcro Asian bumpit that […]

Tutorials

Helloooo and happy Sunday! Ever since I saw Disney’s Beauty and the Beast last Sunday, I knew I had to recreate some of the hairstyles I saw on Belle. It took some time to order some of what I needed to recreate the looks. If you want to see which three hairstyles I recreated, keep […]

Hello all and happy hump day! So this post is very special featuring my blogger bestie in this first impression on the ghd curve classic wand creating this easy performance hairstyle that any hair-challenged friends could easily replicate. It also helped that the ghd curve made it super easy to create effortless wavy curls with […]

Happy Christmas eve everyone! It’s been awhile since I’ve done a hair tutorial, so I have four hairstyles that will sure to rock for the holidays. Bonus for those who have short to medium hair, you’ll be able to rock these hairstyles too. So without further ado, continue watching and enjoy!

Hello everyone! I’m so excited to partner up with Disney and Urban Decay to bring to you this tutorial as well as do a giveaway. I wanted to put together a look inspired by Mirana, the White Queen from the movie, Alice Through the Looking Glass showing nationwide on May 27th. If you haven’t seen […]

The one thing that I have been stocking up for the past year and even picked up two more this fall were blanket scarves. I have no shortage of them currently and have been interchanging them according to my mood. When I first started wearing them, however, they took some time to get used to […]

Product Reviews

In light of Paris fashion week, I want to talk about the Parisian beauty line call DESSANGE Paris, which launched its product line in Target stores all over U.S. The creator, Jacques Dessange opened his first salon in Paris on the Champs-Elysées and was a world-renowned creator of pro techniques like “California Blonde” plus went […]

Hello and happy Tuesday! I’m thankful to be living in the DC area where I can still hold onto summer just a little bit longer. It could be global warming, but the cold haven’t been setting in until mid-November and in some years, we had warmth up until mid-December. Although I love the summer heat […]

Happy Sunday! I’m super excited to do a first impression as well as a small giveaway for one lucky reader/viewer! Many thanks to Butter London for generously supplying me with another set of these lippy crayons that I am quickly falling in love with. You can see live swatch and application in the video and […]

Happy TGIF, everyone! This may be a bit of a TMI type of posts but hey, we’re mostly ladies here right? If there are guys reading, this topic may not be for you. Just a little history behind my journey on finding eco-friendly options for that ToM. I’ve tried the Diva cup and also the […]

Hey everyone! So a few weeks ago, I was invited to try out my first lash extensions at Elle Lash Bar located right near DC’s Eastern Market with the owner KP. I didn’t know what to expect since it was my first experience having lash extensions, but KP definitely worked her magic and made the […]