Basic Guide to a Flawless Canvas

Without the proper foundation, you won’t get very far. That’s why it is so important to nail the basics. Here are some simple but very important basics about your face makeup routine that will help you achieve that flawless base. 1. Foundation: To get your foundation to apply smoothly and last all day, try prepping […]

Why Adult Acne is More Common Today

Ever wonder why adult acne seems to be more prevalent than ever these days? Dermatologists are seeing a huge increase in the number of people who are affected, and there are quite a few reasons why. Here is the scoop on how our current environment and daily lives is contributing to adult acne. With this […]

10 Days and Counting

How to Prepare for Your Wedding Inside & Out Tick, tick, tick….your wedding is just 10 days away.  An important deadline can make you feel like there is just not enough time to accomplish everything.  It can also be very motivating.  10 days is just enough time to drop a few pounds, firm up, and […]

Amy’s Wedding Day

Asian Bridal Makeup & Hair Amy was one of my clients who stood out to me because of her kindhearted nature and natural beauty. Before doing her hair and makeup, she expressed to me that she had be having a hard time finding someone who was able to apply makeup in the way that she […]

Emily’s Wedding Day

A beautiful braid for long, thick hair One of the sweetest clients I’ve had, Emily has very long, thick red hair. It’s so beautiful, but neither of us were too sure at first what we wanted to do with it. After going back and forth a bit, we decided together that a beautiful side braid […]

Metabolism: What You Should Know

Metabolism is controlled by a huge number of factors:your age, gender, height, weight, amount of muscle, and DNA. While you can’t control many of these contributors, there are other ways to boost your calorie-burning. Cardio is essential to keep your body at peak conditions, even after your workout. After a high-intensity workout, your body burns […]

Sugar and Spice and Everything Not-so-Nice

High blood-sugar levels aren’t ideal in any way, but recent studies show they can actually make your skin age faster. Sugar can break down skin’s collagen and elastin, which are what helps keep your skin looking young and healthy; however, blood-sugar levels can be lowered with healthy diet and exercise. It is best to avoid […]

Grapefruit the Superfruit

Not only is grapefruit curb hunger and is loaded with antioxidants to keep your skin looking radiant, but it also has a few other surprising uses and benefits: A grapefruit a day keeps high cholesterol away! I recommend the dark red varieties, as they are the most antioxidant-dense. To diminish dark patches of skin on […]