L’Oreal Revitalift: Let the Skin Experts Customize Your Routine

..Now that 40 is looming closer, I'm realizing the vital importance of skincare. My skin is definitely not what it used to be - moisturizer is no longer optional. When I don't get enough sleep, it shows right on my face! I've become religious about moisturizing with anti-aging products and never … [Read more...]

Get #GorgeousLips with Restylane® Silk!

Disclaimer: This post is sponsored by Restylane® Silk. However, the thoughts and opinions are my own. A funny thing happened recently when I plugged my face into one of those "Which celebrity do I look like?" things via Facebook. I got Angelina Jolie. I'll attribute that to the dark hair and … [Read more...]

DIY Peachy-Pink Lipstick 

Trying to go more natural in the beauty department? Why not make your own? This DIY recipe for Peachy-Pink Lipstick looks suprisingly easy! For ingredients, or to have your own DIY beauty projects delivered right to your door, visit HandmadeBeautyBox.com You will need:   4 oz Lipstick … [Read more...]

Paris in the Spring: Lancome’s New Hues

Wouldn't it be lovely if we could all pack a bag full of floral flocks and head to Paris for the springtime? If that's your plan, then enjoy it, girl. But the rest of us will be sitting here in marginally nice weather wearing inspired makeup to get us through. I get tons of press releases on new … [Read more...]

You Glow, Girl: Best Bronzers for Everybody

  The fairly pink cheek is a favorite, and I definitely am not going to suggest it's on its way out. But as you attempt to put your best face forward for spring, can I suggest cutting the pale and warming things up with the right bronzer? It can all get so confusing -- powder, gel, cream? … [Read more...]

5 Minute Makeup

Confession: Until I was in college, I never wore makeup.  I know.  How I ever survived those adolescent years with nothing more than some drugstore cover-up is beyond me.  I suppose I was lucky that I did not need eyeshadow and all that jazz.  Certainly now as I'm nearing 30 (gulp) I have to apply … [Read more...]

Meaningful Beauty: A Busy Mom’s Secret Weapon

Know what is one of the worst things about getting older? That first time you have to check the next box on the survey… I have moved up an age group, folks. When did this happen? I swear I'm still 23 in my head. Sadly, though, when I look in the mirror, there is no longer a 23-year-old looking back … [Read more...]

Lovely Liners

So many of us fall into one of two camps when it comes to eyeliner -- either totally terrified or black-all-the-time. I'm in the latter, and have a ton of friends in the former. Because liner makes such a dramatic difference, it can be tough to commit to using it at all, or changing up what you … [Read more...]

Dare to Try… The Best of Fall Beauty

Your tan might have faded, but your spirit hasn't. As we head into fall, there's never been a better time to up the beauty ante with some of the latest products and colors on the market. So as not to obliterate the walls surrounding your comfort zone, thus throwing you even farther back in your … [Read more...]