Upgrade Your Look - Faux Fur

I am so in love with faux fur coats for winter. They have the ability to take an ordinary outfit, and make it super stylish and chic. Faux fur adds instant sophistication to your look. I have recently been rocking this beautiful pink coat from Forever 21, and I love the way it looks on! Until the weather heats up again, you will catch me rocking my favorite fur pieces as often as I can. Check out the outfit details at the bottom of this post!

Winter Proof Your Skin Plus Giveaway!

Winter is quickly approaching, and that means it's time to rethink your skincare routine to make sure that you are using the right products for the cold weather. The harsh winter cold can wreck havoc on unprepared skin. Not only is the weather colder in the winter months, but it is also a lot drier, which can be a very bad combination for a glowing complexion. Add in the winds and you have a recipe for dry, cracked, and flaky skin. 

3 Brow Products You Need

Eyebrows are such a crucial part of any makeup routine. The eyebrows frame the face and can take any makeup look to the next level if done properly. It is so important to have the right products on hand in order to achieve the amazing brows that you want.

Not all brow products are created equal, and different formulas work to achieve very different results. Based on what your current brow situation is (thick, thin, piecey, etc.), and also what look you are going for, you want to select the right brow formula for your needs.

Getting Serious About Skin Care

I recently celebrated my birthday two weekends ago, and for the first time, started to feel like I'm actually starting to "age". Not to say that turning 26 is by any means getting old, but for every birthday before, I've felt more like a young kid, and this one just seemed different. I think I am just seeing how quickly time goes by now, and I'm coming to the realization that I am not going to stay young forever, and that I need to treat my body accordingly. One of the things I want to focus more closely on is protecting my skin from the signs of aging. Luckily, I have yet to see any fine lines or signs of

Trend I'm Loving: Wooden Watches PLUS Giveaway!

I can’t even tell you how excited I am that the weather is finally starting to cool down, and I am able to finally pull out my sweaters and jackets from the back of my closet! Along with the colder weather, I am really glad to see what new trends are emerging this fall. I love playing around with darker, neutral tones for the season, like army green, blacks and navy blues. As much as I enjoy the lighter tones of spring and summer, there is a special place in my heart for the sultry dark colors of fall and winter.

Cleanse Your Skin Like A Pro

Most of us know the importance of a great skincare routine, which should always incorporate a thorough cleansing step . We've been told time and time again that we should never sleep in our makeup, even on those late nights, when the last thing in the world we want to be doing is prepping our skin for bed. Even with the best skincare routine in place, sometimes simply cleansing the skin is not enough to truly remove all of the dirt, oil, and makeup that can be left behind. How do you know if you are really doing all the steps necessary to get squeaky clean skin? Check out these tips below and see if your cleansing routine measures up. 

Mattify Your Makeup

I tend to work very long hours each day, so it is really important for me to have makeup that can last me throughout the day. Of course, it is important to use the right primer, foundation, and setting powder, but sometimes you need a little bit of extra help to stay looking fresh all day. I have been on the lookout recently for a

Soft Smokey Eye For Fall

I couldn't be happier about the change in seasons, because fall is one of my favorite times for fashion and makeup looks. I love being able to pull out my darker tones for this colder season, and start rocking bold lips and smokier eyes again. I do love the simplicity of summer's makeup, but after a few months of it, I really start to miss my more glam looks. 

OOTD: Denim Shirt

It's officially fall and the weather is finally starting to change! As much as I love summer, there's something so great about cold and cozy weather. I can finally start wearing more layers and coats soon, which is my absolute favorite way

OOTD: Faux Leather Leggings

Leather pants and leggings are one of my favorite pieces to style. They are very chic, and can be played up or down, depending on what you pair them with. With a cute pair of heels you can wear this look to go out in, and with a cool pair of

Beach Essentials

Summer is almost over, but here in California, we still have at least another month of heat and beautiful weather, perfect for a day at the beach. There are a few things I always make sure to throw in my beach bag before heading out to make sure that

Staying Motivated To Reach Your Goals

If you are chasing after some big goals, there will be times when you feel like throwing in the towel and calling it quits. I know for myself, some days I just find it so hard to motivate myself to sit down and write a blog post. I don't let a bad day get in the way of reaching my goals, and I don't see it as a

New Hair!

I'm so excited to be able to share my new haircut with you today! I've been wanting to chop off my hair for over a year now, but with some recent changes going on in my life, I decided that now is the perfect time to make the move and cut it off.

I've had long hair for most of my life, with only one short haircut back when I was 16, so it seemed like a very appropriate time to go short. Not only

Tips To Relax Before Bed

Stress and anxiety from daily life can make it difficult to relax at night and fall asleep easily. I know when I've had a rough day, it can be difficult to just let it all go and get into bed without worries. I like to use natural methods to relax and prepare

My Ideal Friday Night

It's Friday, and people everywhere are making plans to go out on the town and have a great time. As much as I love going out and having fun, there's nothing more enjoyable to me than spending a Friday night at home, relaxing, and rejuvenating from a busy week. By the time Friday night hits, I'm usually pretty exhausted from

Vitamin C For Brighter Skin

The struggle to achieve beautiful, bright, and clear skin is so real. It's hard to find a person out there that doesn't have at least a small complaint about the overall texture and appearance of their skin. For me personally, I struggle with old acne red marks, as well as improving

4 Super Easy Health Habits To Try Today!

We all want to add healthy habits into our lives, but sometimes that's easier said than done. With everything we have going on, it can be hard to add yet another task to our day that promotes a healthy body. Taking good care of your body doesn't have to be difficult, it's all about making small changes that add up to big

DIY Chokers

I am so in love with the choker look that I'm seeing everywhere right now! This trend brings me back to my childhood, growing up in the 90's. What I like about the choker is that it's the perfect way to add interest to an outfit with