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"
In the 2010’s there are so many outlets for creative inspiration in the beauty industry. The majority of said outlets don’t require you to leave your couch or bed…futon if you’re new to “on your own adult life”. We see trends come and go at the click of a mouse or the swipe of a […]Read more "Shade: Right In My Face"
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 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"
So, I won a contest on Instagram. MAKE was holding a contest for the hashtag #MAKEloves. They wanted IG’ers to post pics of unexpected moments that inspire them. I posted 2 pics: The first pic was when my son put on an impromptu show of various songs he had taught himself on the guitar one […]Read more "Eye Won"