The 5 Spring Beauty Products I’m Coveting


As a beauty blogger, it's my job to try a lot of new products. Whether I'm reviewing eye creams, perfumes, lotions, nail polishes, eyeshadow or beyond, I get excited about each and every product that comes my way. Sometimes I'm let down. Not necessarily because a product is bad, but because it doesn't work for me or because I've simply got another product I prefer way more. Other times, though, I encounter products that quickly become favorites. Some, dare I say it, even become my holy grail … [Read more...]

Skin Clearing DIY Mango, Honey and Rice Flour Mask


I am a huge lover of DIY beauty and skincare. There's just something truly satisfying about combing whole, natural ingredients and slathering my self-made concoction all over my face, hair, feet or wherever. Not to mention, the fact that you made it yourself makes it that much more of a rewarding process. Today I'm sharing with you a really great DIY face mask that'll stop pimples from forming in their tracks, gently exfoliate and moisturize your skin. This is a recipe I devised myself and … [Read more...]

Valentine’s Day DIY: Sparkly Heart Shoes


I'm a little bit of a shoe-aholic. In fact, I've been known to purchase more than five pairs in any single week and a big sale on footwear is basically my wallet's kryptonite. That said, I also love snagging a good deal. Better yet -- I love DIYing! Today I'm sharing a really easy tutorial for glittery heart shoes that cost me under $10 to make. The first thing you need is, of course, shoes!  I found these sweet, salmon-pink vintage flats in my size at my local thrift store for $5. … [Read more...]

Girly Holiday Gift Guide: 22 Goods Under $100, $50 and $25


'Tis the season to shop it up, so shop it up we shall. Call me a slave to consumerism, but I actually really love the shopping aspect of the holidays. In fact, buying gifts for others is something I find great joy in. I also tend to purchase a few things for myself during the holiday season. It seems to make the whole process that much more fun! This particular holiday gift guide is ultra girly and features gifts for both the fashion savvy and beauty guru. These are all personal … [Read more...]

Honey Mint Body Polish Recipe

jar of honey and flowers on wood background

With winter just around the corner, it is time to start thinking about how to care for your skin in cooler weather and maintain a beautiful glow for the holidays. Did you know one of the best kept (and natural) beauty secrets can be found right in your pantry? That’s right- grab the honey from your kitchen pantry and you’ll be on your way to glowing skin in no time! Not only has honey been shown to effectively moisturize the skin when combined with a leading brand of skin lotion, it is also an … [Read more...]