Archive of ‘Beauty’ category

10 EASY DIY Mothers Day Gifts under $10

Mothers Day is just a few days away, so if you’re needing a quick gift idea you’re in luck. I’ve put together 10 of my favorite DIY’s that would be great gifts for mom (and have added a link below to 25 additional great gift ideas). All of these DIY’s cost under $10 (most of them […] Read more…

5 minute curls; no heat curl and headband updo tutorial

I haven’t used my curling wand, curling iron…..anything to curl my hair other than this method in 8 months because this technique works so well! With this tutorial, you can create long, lasting, no heat curls with just 5 minutes of prep and a little beauty rest (or a hairdryer if you wanna do this […] Read more…

Curltastic detangler and conditioning spray

If you’ve tried brushing out tangled hair, be it straight or curly, you know it’s a nightmare. My daughter has fine, curly hair and if I don’t spray & comb it EVERY night then then she’ll be rocking some sky-high, ratted locks in the morning (sigh). I have tried out a ton of detanglers and conditioning […] Read more…

This one item will organize makeup, crafts, first aid items and more!

I’ve been using a tackle box to store a variety of small items for years and I’m not talkin’ about tackle. This is actually one of my oldest & most used workarounds and it’s been a great solution for storing my makeup, beauty supplies, nail polish & more. So, why a tackle box ?  I found […] Read more…

DIY Deep Cleaning Clay Face Mask

I frequently share skincare DIY’s for a few reasons: 1. I love making them 2. They’re less expensive than store bought products and go a LONG way 3. Very few ingredients & no chemicals  4. They work! Today I’m sharing one of my favorite masks; a Clay Face Mask to be exact (think like a […] Read more…

100 Mascaras tested on 1 eye

If you’ve followed my blog, you know mascara is my go-to makeup that I cannot live without. I’ve tried countless brands & there are several that I love (and several that I’m not too impressed by). If you’re curious as to which brand is best for you, check out this great post from CosmoUK: 100 […] Read more…

DIY Hair Mask to Increase growth

I swear, the coconut is one of those wonder foods. In addition to being refreshingly yummy, there are SO many beauty benefits as well. I’ve shared a couple of my favorite uses of coconut oil in the past since it’s one of my most beloved products.  Now this DIY doesn’t use coconut oil but rather […] Read more…

17 Ways to reuse old candle jars plus how how remove the wax!

Recently I shared a candle lighter “hack” (how to light a burned down candle without a candle lighter) & while I already had candles on the brain, I began thinking about what can be done with the jars after the candle is burned all the way down. There are some pretty creative ways you can […] Read more…

15 All Natural DIY Beauty Treatments

I’m a huge fan of DIY beauty treatments, they’re cheaper and safer than store-bought products and many of these use ingredients you probably already have at home. Good news, if you don’t have all of these ingredients, when you do buy them you can make a TON of other products using them (Coconut Oil, Beeswax […] Read more…

Get thicker longer lashes naturally

If I’m in a huge rush &  can only  apply makeup to one area, I’d always pick my lashes. For me, they just make my eyes pop which in turn, can make my  face look so much better even if it’s on a “busted” day  In my other posts on lashes, mascara etc I’ve shared […] Read more…

17 Nail Polish Tips You GOTTA Try

Our hands (and therefore our nails) are out there all the time: Whether it’s swiping our credit cards, sipping coffee or telling an amazing story using your hands (I’m totally guilty of that) ..they’re on display whether we like it or not, so why not flash people a fab manicure? Now, don’t let me fool […] Read more…

DIY Natural (No BS) Body Butter

Awhile back, I mentioned that I make my own body butter after reading up on all the chemicals that are in most store bought products and since then I’ve had several requests to share my recipe. Well, todays the day I’ll pass it along to you. I call this my “NO BS BODYCARE” because it […] Read more…

How to use clip-in hair extensions-video

Did you know you can get longer, thicker hair in around 30 minutes? You can, using clip -in hair extensions! I wasn’t born with luscious locks but you can’t tell when I have my extensions in; it’s really “unbeweaveable”. In this segment, I’m with the owner of Clique Hair Design, Julie Rushing, who will demonstrate […] Read more…

Beauty Tip: Prevent Liner from Running

I love this beauty tip, The Line Saver, from The Beauty Department. They show how you can line your lower lids & make it last, without looking a hot mess. When I line my lower lid, specifically my waterline, my eyes really pop & I love how it looks…for awhile, but when it starts to […] Read more…

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