Beauty

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.

Another bridal series updo hair style for those who need ideas for bridal or bridal parties. But you most definitely can use this updo for any formal looks as well. I’ve been really into orange/coral color for the summer and this necklace is absolute love and perfect to add on the outfit. Anywho I just […]

If you’re familiar with Youtube’s community, you’ll know that there are fun tag videos that you could watch on there that challenges the beauty community skill sets. Tag videos such as the 3 minute makeup challenge, or the no mirror makeup challenge and also the blindfolded makeup challenge were among the many. I mean, what […]

As seen in my latest OOTD, my hair was curled using these heatless sponge rollers called “Lucky Trendy Fuwakushu Hair Curlers” that I picked up from Imomoko. They were inexpensive at $5.99 and I wanted to see what type of curls I would get from them. After sleeping in them for the night, I was […]

Happy 4th, everyone!! So I’ve always done some sort of 4th of July theme post on this blog such as my nail tutorial from last year, nail tutorial from previous year, outfit one from last year and outfit two from previous year. That’s not to say that my food blog was left out of the […]

Makeup

Last year I went to a house party for Halloween and it was way too boring, but this year I made a point to head out to DC for some dancing and costume fun. At first, I was going to go as Lady Gaga but then changed my mind and went as a Greek Goddess. […]

Happy Friday everyone! I am currently in NJ right now preparing this blog post to go up for the opening day of Batman’s The Dark Knight Rises. After watching the preview recently, I absolutely adored the hair and makeup look of Anne Hathaway as catwoman when she was dancing with Christian Bale as Bruce Wayne […]

Earlier in the summer, my sisters and my cousin all planned a trip down to New Orleans for some Creole fun. I, unfortunately, had to stay behind due to job change status and hubby’s disapproval of me going. I was pretty bummed that I couldn’t join in on the fun. But my youngest sister, L […]

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

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 […]

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 […]