Valentine's Day Gift Guide
I know a lot of people think that Valentine’s Day is just commercial holiday, but I have to tell you, it is my FAVORITE holiday. I like it even more than Christmas, honestly. I ran around Century City mall, did some online shopping and pulled a few items from my closet to compile this gift guide. I’m telling you… it’s awesome. I’m actually keeping 95% of these items for myself and my family.
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.
VIDEO: Full Body 12 Minute Workout That You Can Do Anywhere
Okay… this has been a long time coming! Since we’re in the New Year and it’s all about rebooting and getting into shape, I am finally sharing the workout series that I do with my trainer 3-4 times a week. This is something that we always incorporate after I do my cardio which is always a variation.
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.
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.
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!
WATCH: Fall Favorites
Ya’ll know how much I love my favorites… I feel like I’m constantly finding new items that I obsess over. Because I’m lucky enough to get sent tons and tons of product, I’m really careful about what I choose for my favorites because I’m only going to talk about something if I truly love it! So, with that said… today we’re talking ALL about my favorite products for Fall 2018.
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.
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.
VIDEO: Beach To Dinner Vacation Makeup Tutorial
We’re in the middle of summer and let’s be honest— the last thing we want to do is get all glammed up while it’s all hot and humid, especially when you’re on vacation! Keep watching for a look that will take you from beach to dinner in just under five minutes!
VIDEO: Undergarments That Will Make You Look Thinner + Leaner
As a momma of three, I'll tell you, I did NOT wake up like this. It takes a lot of working out, trips to We Care and to be quite frank... a great pair of Spanx! I have the motherboard of undergarments that help suck everything into the right places! Today, I'm giving you my top undergarments that will make you look thinner and leaner.
VIDEO: Setting Sprays That Work!
Last week I did a very in depth video on primers and which ones to use for different skin types to make your makeup stay on! Well, this week I’m finding out which setting sprays are worth the money. To be honest, until I started working with certain makeup artists, setting it was the last thing I would do. Now, it’s become essential in my makeup routine.
The Best Primers For Every Skin Type + Concern
I have received this question time and time again … How do you get your makeup to LAST so long?! I’ve always believed in starting with a strong foundation, not the foundation you’re thinking about. I’m talking about your base… a good primer. The key to a good primer is to pick the right one for your skin type and skin goals so let’s get right in it.