Monday, September 22, 2014

Nail Art Trends: Grey Is the New Black

Fall nail art using Duri's grey nail polish
You might think I'm a boring fashionista after reading this, but I love everything black, white, and grey. If you look into my closet, you'd find that these colors dominate my wardrobe. As I sit here writing up this blog post, I'm wearing my favorite grey dress, grey sweater, and black sandals.

Tuesday, September 16, 2014

5 Ways To Be More Beautiful Without Spending a Dime on Beauty Products

Me on Cowles Mountain
Exercise = A beautiful mind and body

Many women spend enormous amounts of money on health and beauty products each month - products that promise to help you lose more weight, remove those nasty wrinkles, or give you a fresh, new look. Yes, all those things are great, but there are things you can do to be more beautiful and enjoy the fountain of youth without going broke!

Wednesday, September 10, 2014

Easy Tips to Get Shapely Eyebrows at Home

Eyebrow threading
My friend getting her eyebrows threaded


Today I visited an eyebrow salon with my friend because she wanted to get her eyebrows threaded. I've never experienced eyebrow threading, and I'm a little apprehensive about getting them done because of my low threshold for pain. After seeing how my friend teared up, I'm not sure I'll try it out anytime soon!

Yup, I think I'll stick with grooming my eyebrows at home, thank you very much. With these easy tips from Umbreen Sheikh, founder of Wink Brow Bar in Manhattan's West Village, you can get shapely eyebrows at home too:

Friday, September 5, 2014

Why Are Women So Mean To Each Other?

Fashion photo on Instagram

Yesterday I was browsing photos from people I follow on Instagram, and came across this fashion photo from weWOREWHAT, a personal style blog by Danielle Bernstein. Because of my love affair with black and white striped clothing, I couldn't help but pause and admire this cute outfit.

And then I started reading comments...

Tuesday, September 2, 2014

Skin Care Product Review: DHC Deep Cleansing Oil

DHC Deep Cleansing Oil

Apparently DHC has a cleansing oil that has been around for a long time now that has been getting rave reviews, but I only heard about it last year when the company first contacted me to review their eyeshadow and lipstick.