What I Want: February
You’ve heard me say this many times, I love Valentine’s Day! So, obviously my “What I Want” for the month of February is going to be Valentine’s Day focused. When I did my research for this post, I may have already bought a few things so we might as well call this “What I Bought: February.”
BEST BREAKOUT + ANTI ACNE PRODUCTS
I’ve been there… TRUST ME. There is nothing worse than having acne. I have done everything from prescription to over the counter to weekly dermatologist visits to get a cortisone shot in my cyst. I have an amazing dermatologist in Los Angeles, her name is Dr. B. If you have any acne … she will get rid of it. Anyway… I have tried all of these products and I promise you when I tell you this… they work and they are worth your money.
The Best Winter Moisturizers For Every Skin Type
The holidays can really take a toll on your skin. From consuming a lot of alcohol to the drier weather, we need to give your skin a little more TLC than usual. Your moisturizers should get thicker to protect and quench your skin against the elements. Depending on your skin type, you need to adjust your moisturizer to your needs.
VIDEO: Not Your Ordinary Holiday Makeup Tutorial
I am SO over doing a typical red lip for the holidays. I’m switching it up with my girl, Nikki La Rose … my makeup artist based in LA and we’re making it sparkle more than ever! I actually did this look for the Baby2Baby gala and I have never received as many compliments as I did that night. All of you requested for this tutorial soo let’s do this!
VIDEO: How To Achieve A Runway Makeup Look In Real-Life
When we were in New York for NYFW I noticed a huge makeup trend: high-pigmented pink eyeshadow on top of and under your eyes. I did this look when I went to the Zimmermann show because it was something I was obsessed with all week long. I know we’re in winter but I’m already looking forward to bright pastel makeup looks.
Face Masks For Every Skin Concern
I give my skin a little TLC when the weather starts to cool down. I tend to get really dry and therefore my skin imperfections are more prevalent. I use face masks for different reasons since I have different needs that I like to treat. My biggest skin concerns are brightening, tightening and hydrating. Keep scrolling to see which ones I use to target all of those needs and concerns.
The Best Black Friday & Cyber Monday Sales 2018
It’s the biggest shopping week of the year! This is the time when I do 90% of my holiday shopping to get the best deals possible. Black Friday and Cyber Monday are coming up and mommas here to help you strategize your conquests from the comfort of your home!
VIDEO: How I Get My Beach Waves Using One Product
Recently I discovered this one product from Ouai and it has changed the way I air dry my hair. Since I’m constantly running around with my kiddos and barely have time to style my hair in the morning, this product has been my hero product for the past few months.
VIDEO: How To Get The K-Beauty Trend- Glass Skin
You all know how much I’m obsessed with trying out new skincare products and trends. Well, one of the latest trends that has been very popular in 2018 is the Korean Beauty “Glass Skin” look. This is just a fancy name for clear, luminous, seemingly transparent skin… as if it were glass.
Clean, Non-Toxic Beauty Products I'm Using
Now more than ever we’re being more proactive and aware about what we purchase and put in our bodies. More recently, we’re taking notice of what we put on our bodies which is just as important as the food we put in. I’ve done my best to research the best clean beauty products out there.
WATCH: Fall Makeup Tutorial
It’s officially pumpkin spice, cozy sweater and cuddle season so obviously I had to share my current go-to fall makeup look! Fall is all about mixing in darker hues and warm colors I try to keep my skin hydrated and maintain that healthy summer glow all year round! I found two palettes that you’re going to absolutely love and keep in your makeup bag for the rest of the year!
Products That Support Breast Cancer Awareness Month
It’s the end of the first week of October and this month is all about Breast Cancer Awareness. I picked through a few products that at least donate 20% to breast cancer screening, treatment and research. So, if you’re shopping around, try to pick up one or two of these products because they’ll benefit something bigger than an addition to your closet or bathroom!
WATCH: New York Fashion Week VLOG
New York Fashion Week might be over, but I'm still not over it. I filmed a VLOG while I was there! To recap the week, we went to Arielle Charnas' Something Navy launch dinner, attended Ulla Johnson's show, went to Harpers Bazaar and Catier's parties, Jimmy Choo's dinner, then Brock Collection and Zimmermann's shows.
The Down-Low On My Makeup During NYFW + GRWM Video!
I received a lot of questions about my glam while I was in New York for fashion week so I thought I’d do a breakdown that included all of the products my makeup artist, Gianpaolo put on me. Everyday except the first, we chose one brand of makeup and made the look only with that one brand. It was challenging for Gianpaolo but it made it kind of fun!
VIDEO: The Eyeshadow Palette Every Girl Needs
Okay, I discovered this cream and eyeshadow palette right before we went into summer and I've received so many compliments on it that I had to share it with all of you. This isn't your average palette, it is two-tiered where the top tier has a glitter powder and the bottom is a cream base color. If you've been following me for a while now, you know how much I love anything that's a two for one and if I'm able to apply it with my fingers.
My Sephora Beauty Insider Sale Picks
You guys know how much momma loves a good sale! I'm constantly stocking up on my favorite makeup and skincare products from Sephora, Ulta, Dermstore and Blue Mercury! Right now, Sephora has their Beauty Insider sale going on. So right now, if you're a Rouge VIB member, you have access to receive 20% off your order with the code "YESROGE" today!
VIDEO: Glossy Lid Makeup Tutorial
Okay, I know how intimidating a glossy eyelid may sound. But I promise you, it's one of the easiest and quickest ways to revamp your makeup routine. The glossy lid has been sweeping the runways, magazines and even Instagram! I know that in reality a glossy lid can sometimes translate to a "sticky" lid. But I've found the perfect that won't leave your eyelids sticking to themselves.
VIDEO: Poolside Makeup Tutorial Full of SPF!
I know going au natural is a huge trend at the moment but sometimes momma needs some glam! I’ve done the whole “no makeup, makeup” look but I’m talking about what to wear to the pool when you don’t want a full face. We want to look dewy and glowy but without any foundation so our skin can breathe a little while getting some sun protection.
VIDEO: Evening Skincare Routine
I've said this time and time again, 2018 is the year I'm focused on my skincare routine! I've had countless dermatologist visits, facials, and just daily maintenance of my skin. I shared my morning skincare routine with you guys a few weeks ago and you all really liked it! So, it was time I shared my evening skincare routine. Now, I’m going to warn you… this routine is a lot lengthier than my morning routine because I have more time since my kids are usually asleep when I do this. I use the products in my evening routine as preventative and maintenance. Now, let’s get right into it.