Must Haves for Mom: Unique Mother’s Day Gifts

It’s that time of year when we all look for Mother’s Day gift ideas. How can we top the gift last year? What do you get Mom who has everything (or likes to get her own things)? Well, I’m here to share unique Mother’s Day gifts for cool Moms! (So you can get the coveted […]

Do You Need a Sleeping Bra?

As a woman, when you get older, things are more problematic on your body than you thought! One such thing has to do with your girls. (Okay, breasts people. There I said it!) We know they sag and lose volume, but they can also be more uncomfortable when sleeping at night. As we lose volume […]

4 Ways: How to Get Rid of Stretch Marks

If you have gained weight and lost it or have been pregnant, you are probably aware of stretch marks. Plus wonder how to get rid of stretch marks! Women of all ages regardless of height, weight, or parental status are susceptible to stretchmarks. Though it is thought that genetics plays a role for some of […]

Beauty and the Beast Experiences at Disney World

Wondering where you can find Belle and other characters from Beauty and the Beast at Walt Disney World? As the New Beauty and The Beast movie hits theaters on March 17, a new round of fans will fall in love with Disney Princess, Belle. Plus, it’ll renew the love of forever fans too. So, the […]

7 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Serum

Serums are one of the hottest skincare products on the market. Despite the marketing, and the “do I really need to add another step to my skin care regime?” question, serums can pack a punch in your skin. Serums benefits are becoming more known everyday. They are loaded with turbo-charged ingredients, and designed to penetrate […]

The Perfect Pouch For Your Purse

I am always looking for adorable little pouches and bags to stash my handbag must-haves and travel go-tos. While I adore Louis Vuitton cosmetic bags, and my Prada pouch, I found some trendy pouches that are perfect for adults, as they are for kids. Yes, technically they are for kids (and for kid snacks actually), […]

Clarins Launches New Colors and SkinCare for Spring 2016

Last week I got a chance to see the latest Clarins products on the market this spring and talk to Clarins experts on makeup tips and advice for us busy women. I also got to take home product samples to share my favorites with you.   New Makeup Colors for Spring 2016 First is a […]

Best Beauty Products from 2015

So I have a Toy Gift Guide 2015 and a Tech Gift Guide 2015, but I wanted to share my favorite beauty finds from 2015 too. It’s not a long list, but these are hands down my best discoveries this past year and are part of my daily existence now. It is small, but mighty, […]

Red Lane Spa Skin Care Line

If you are on the hunt for a new skin care line, then I have one you should consider. It has ingredients that are indigenous to the Caribbean, but the products are made in the USA. With scents that invoke memories (or desire) of a Caribbean vacation, the products in this new skin care line […]

Homemade Coconut Face Scrub

Making a homemade face scrub or lip scrub is easier than you think and can be good for your skin! Especially this ‘recipe’ for homemade coconut face scrub. You can make it as you need it or find a small jar to store a couple weeks supply. You just need three ingredients: shredded coconut, coconut […]

Items to Have in Your Work Desk Drawer

While I no longer commute to an office, I still remember the days when one of the drawers in my desk was filled with key items to help me handle any issues that might arise during the work day. I didn’t want to schlep these items in my tote back and forth to work, so […]

Beads to Briefs: Fab Finds

I had the privilege of going to Getting Gorgeous in New York this month. Yes, the privilege of receiving an invitation, the privilege of being with some of the most fashion minded bloggers in the biz, and the privilege of sneaking away from my pre-Blogger Bash preparations! Despite my schedule, how can one pass up […]

10 Ways to Look 10 Years Younger

Getting older is inevitable, but you don’t have to look your age. Whether a natural approach or a more, medical type solution, here are 10 ways to look younger. 1. Re-do your do: Perfect, symmetrical curls and waves and tight updos read ‘granny’. Go for a softer, messier look in a hairstyle. As for color, […]

Best Eco Friendly Skin Care Product: Dermae

I am a personal user of the derma e® skincare line. I’ve been using the brand’s face wash every day for at least three years now, and love the scent and the texture. Yet, more importantly, as the month of April focuses on Earth Day and green living, the brand itself is eco-friendly, which is […]

Silk Therapeutics: Benefits of Silk in Skin Care

You probably have heard about using a silk pillow case to help prevent wrinkles since the smoothness of the silk doesn’t cause impressions over time, in your skin, as traditional cotton pillow cases. So if silk pillow cases are beneficial to your skin, why not silk ON your skin itself? I don’t mean smearing a […]

Sunscreen & Free Radicals Protection

With the blades of grass start peaking up from the ice and snow to reach the sun, and we humans start emerging from hibernation and joyously discarding winter layers in the process, we need to add a new layer, and that is sun protection. Clarins is launching a new formula innovation for its UV Plus […]

Color Me Pretty: Lip Balm for Spring

One of my favorite new makeup finds is from Clarins. Seriously, I’m hopelessly in love with Clarins’ new Instant Light Lip Balm Perfector for Spring 2015. It’s rich and creamy, so I feel like I’m putting on lip balm in addition to the color of a lipstick. Although, I wouldn’t really put this in the […]

Seeing Green: The Color Trend for Spring

The big beauty trend for spring is green and that is no exception, even in makeup. Clarins is on trend with their signature Garden Escape Eye Palette and Intense Green eyeliner. The Clarins Garden Escape Palette Eye Shadow has six shades ranging from white to pink, and taupe to green. Perfect for layering or blending, […]

Go Green With Your Makeup Routine

Makeup is a tricky business but there are some things you can do to go green with your makeup routine. You don’t have to have natural and organic for every thing in your beauty drawer, if your lifestyle and budget don’t allow for it. But sometimes it is nice to go green and organic where […]

Homemade Body Scrubs

Do you love body scrubs? Those containers filled with scrubbing goodness that leaves your skin silky soft, with a fragrance that feels like you’ve been wisked away to the spa? But spa trips can be expensive and the products can be just as costly. I’ve been making my own homemade body scrubs for years to […]

Homemade Lip Balm and Lip Tint

It is amazing how easy it is to make your own lip balm. I’m surprised more people don’t do it at home. You know what the ingredients are and they make such lovely little gifts! So here is how you can make your own homemade lip balm. (Note the post does have affiliate links.) First, […]

Portable Pampering: T Spheres

If you followed my 2014 Holiday Gift Guide, then you might have seen one of my favorite picks: the t spheres®. They are little luxuries, portable pampering, and tranquil “Ts”. It’s massage and aromatherapy in one portable product. There’s over 17 years of science in these spheres, which has an infusion of aromatherapy essential oils […]

Natracare Makeup Remover Wipes Review

When you take off your makeup at night, do you wonder what you put back on? If you use Make-up wipes, do you wonder if you are wiping more on to your skin than you are wiping off? Natracare Makeup Remover Wipes aim to keep it clean. You could be putting more chemicals on your […]

Red Carpet Ready: Portable Beauty Products

Awards season is here and it’s time to kick it off with this weekend’s Golden Globes. A-Listers and party-goers are getting red-carpet and camera ready with simple solutions that are fun, fast, and fresh. As Moms though, these portable beauty products not only will make you red carpet ready or date night ready, but also […]

Revision Intellishade Tinted Moisturizer

I had to share a new find this week. It meets all my needs: makeup, moisturizer, and sunscreen…IN ONE! So you if avoid one of these because it is just too much work to layer it all on every day, then check out the Revision Skincare Intellishade®. It is anti-aging tinted moisturizer with SPF 45 […]

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