As a professional in the beauty industry, my hands are subject to a billion washings per day with all sorts of cleaners, alcohols and sanitizers. I swatch color after color, mix, blend..all that jazz! You name it, I do it. However, when I get home, I am mom. I cook and clean everyday. Needless to […]Read more "Your Hands Are In My Way"
Are you tired of your pedicurist glaring at you because your feet hurt her hands? Do your dry heels get snagged on your carpet? Sandal season has wrecked your feet and now you are desperately seeking help online and getting mixed answers? If you follow my blog or you follow me on Instagram , you […]Read more "Silken Toe-fu: My Newest Skincare Obsession"
Typically I run away from any eye makeup that is labeled “bulletproof”, “waterproof”, “makeup remover proof”, “watch this product rip your eye holes off and cause wrinkles because you are frantically rubbing to get this sh*t off- not dummy proof”. EYE RUN! I am a working makeup artist in New York. I work with all […]Read more "The Liner and the Eye Holes: A True Story"
I have a love for sheet masks that is a pure and uncomplicated kind of love. When I entered the Karuna Luxe contest on Instagram. I wasn’t expecting to W-I-N. I WON. I was so excited when I got the email. I was super stoked in the mini blog I wrote about it a few […]Read more "We All Have A Neck"
I stand all day when I work. My feet have to bear the weight of the world. Literally. My world is kinda heavy. Naturally, calluses form on the balls of your feet, heels turn into cracked scaly fuglies, your skin is thick, yellowed and maybe frightening to look at. I just need to throw this […]Read more "Acid Socks for the Sole"
The search for the perfect nude is never-ending for so many of us. Too pink nude, neutral nude, not neutral enough nude, gross nude, where the hell are my lips nude, too yellow nude, too white nude..and the list goes on. You stand there with your little shopping basket in Sephora, Ulta or Macy’s wondering […]Read more "My New Favorite Nude Lip"
One blistering summer day way back when, I went to Warped Tour. I strolled through the open field under an unforgiving sun. I was dehydrated and sweating through my skull & crossbone tank top. My scene hair was a giant sweaty sun-bleached catastrophe. As the day went on I forgot to reapply my sunscreen. Ok […]Read more "Sunburn, I Think Not"
Because I have a problem with doing things like every other beloved blogger, I’m going to share my product “empties” with you today, in the middle of the month…the next month after the month that the products actually became “empties”. Or in some cases, almost empties. No, I haven’t been hoarding these empty containers for […]Read more "An Empty Month: If It’s Empty, I Liked It"
Here we go again with another first world problem: Lashes that need a revival at some point during the day because otherwise, you’ll spontaneously combust. Well, not really. Maybe you’ll just end up with a few irritating mascara flakes in your eyes. How Did We Get Here? I can only imagine how this product came […]Read more "The Resurrection of My Lashes"
I am a VIB Rouge at Sephora. I am not proud to admit the fact I have this status like most people who reach it. When the cashier looked up and said “Oh, look you have reached Rouge status!” I cringed. Those words confirmed my addiction to makeup and Sephora. I’ve always maintained the ever […]Read more "NARSissism For My Birthday"