Hard Shea Butter? Fix that NOW!

Before you think about making Whipped Avocado and Shea Butter or any other shea butter “projects”…you have to melt it down. I remember using it as a moisturizer before melting it down. Read This Awesome Article! »

Creamy Whipped AVOCADO and SHEA BUTTER Recipe!

My skin (and hair) has been suffering ever since September. The temperature pretty much plummeted! [This isn’t the first time I complained about my extra dry skin (grrrrr…)] After looking at a Read This Awesome Article! »

$20 Perfect Makeup Kit? | ELF Brushes & Makeup

So a couple of weeks ago ELF (Eyes Lips Face) sent me a coupon code for this large beauty set for only – $20! Very CHEAP! I usually buy ELF in stores Read This Awesome Article! »

15 min Makeover? | Adovia Dead Sea Mud Mask Review

I was sent this Adovia Purifying Dead Sea Mud Mask product from Cleopatra’s Choice for free to review. I have tried a few mud masks in the past. I like using them Read This Awesome Article! »

Quick Eczema Treatment? & Natural Hair Conditioner?

Fall is one of my favorite times of the year. Especially for the fashion and food! The one thing I hate about fall is the way it dries out my skin. I Read This Awesome Article! »


Last Minute Valentines Day Gifts from Coach!

Still haven’t found the perfect gift for the special person in your life? Valentine’s Day is tomorrow.  Don’t worry it’s not too late! Most women are crazy for Coach products (with good reason). Why not get HIM something from Coach as well. I love the men’s collection at Coach.

Coupon Codes: BHWM, Kohl's, Bath & Body Works and EXPRESS Sale Friday

I have coupon codes and passes for you! White House Black Market’s dress and jewelry sale. Kohl’s 20% off pass. Bath and Body Works’ new fragrances and $1 shipping. And last but not least, EXPRESS’ $50 off $150 and $30 off $90! I know I haven’t posted any codes or coupons in a while but I wanted to get back on track and post a few I have received. I will not be able to use them so I wanted to pass them along!


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UPDATED: Maybelline Illegal Length Mascara Review – Youtube Vid

So I have decided to review the new Maybelline mascara called Illegal Length Fiber Extensions and also make my first “talking” video about it. YAY!

Maybelline says this product is new but I could have sworn that back in high school they

Bright, Bold & Beautiful – Reed Krakoff

People may know of Reed Krakoff by way of Coach (Coach’s current President and Executive Creative Director). Take at Reed’s collections. Never boring. Crocodile, napa leather, ostrich and python Bright, bold colors in shades of red, yellow, blue and green…how can anyone not like his vibrant color pallet? Check out these new items from his current Pre-Spring 2012 Collection. There is a reason why he’s President. 😉

Ready-to-Wear / Prêt-à-porter


15 Hot Looks from GUCCI – 2012 Resort/ Spring Line – Men's

So we started with Gucci’s 2012 Resort/Spring line for Women and now we bring you the Men’s line. These looks range from sexy and sophisticated to cool and casual. There is something for everyone! The man in your life can be strictly business in tailored suits, sleek ties, and stripped collared shirts. Casual and comfortable with bold trench coats,  neutral colored blazers, cashmere sweaters, and leather jackets. These cool looks are completed with jeans and dark shades. Take a look!

More looks…

Alicia Keys – Fashion Notes

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Agreed! We all love Alicia Keys because is very talented (something that is lacking in most music today) and she seems to be kind, giving, and humble.

What does a ‘good spirit’ mean?? In fashion I think it means treating others with respect by not looking down on someone for not wearing the latest fashions or designers

3 Trendy Valentine’s Day Looks!

3 Trendy Valentine’s Day Looks!

So, Valentine’s Day is coming up. I usually don’t plan my outfits 2-3 weeks in advanced. (Unless it is a formal event or something important). With that said…I created three

22 Hot New Looks from Gucci's 2012 Resort/ Spring Line – Women's

I know this post is loooong over due but I couldn’t help but to love this collection. With the Spring collection hitting stores in a few weeks I wanted to post the Gucci Spring/ Resort line for all to enjoy as much as I do!

These are some of my favorite looks and I tossed in a few looks that I thought you might enjoy. They have almost everything from color blocking, bold animal prints, dazzling metallics and even the LBD (Little Black Dress). Even Lady Gaga loves the new collection!

Take a look!
Lady Gaga in Gucci Sp 2012Have a look at more…

How to Flat Iron Natural Hair Without Heat Damage – Tutorial

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There is always more than one way to do something (you can trust me I’m an engineer)…my job is about finding new ways to solve issues. Even if the information I received was crappy and incomplete to complete the task. I will not rant here…one of those days…and moving on!

In this video I am going to show you (and the world) how I flat iron my hair. For me doing my hair was something that was supposed to be private; or somewhat private going to a salon. I don’t know about you, but I don’t like for my hair to be seen in its unfinished state.

Get Healthy Moisturized Hair in the Winter (or anytime)!

Everyone knows that winter can be a drag on your skin and everything else (mood, car, etc).  It’s just as bad for your hair! I live in a windy climate near 3 large bodies of water. *Lucky me.* The air is everything but nice to my hair and skin. (Need tips for moisturizing your skin in the winter? Read about it here.) Deep moisturizing