Fall Beauty: DIY Pumpkin Enzyme Mask Recipe

Pumpkin Enzyme Mask recipe

  If you are a pumpkin lover like I am, then you are going to love this simple DIY Pumpkin Enzyme Mask that I conjure up every year around the holidays. And, since it’s Thanksgiving tomorrow and pumpkin is everywhere, you are more than likely to already have every ingredient needed in your kitchen already.   Why Pumpkin? If you have ever been to a spa around the holiday season, you will notice that a lot of seasonal facials include a pumpkin mask and it’s not just because it smells good.  Pumpkin is a natural enzyme that helps to dissolve dead skin cells leaving it soft and illuminated.  It also it packed with anti-aging beta-carotene (vitamin A), and anti-oxidants; both essential to keep your skin looking young and glowing.      DIY … [Read more...]

Small Holiday Gifts for Beauty Addicts

small gifts for beauty addicts 2

Coming from the perspective of the beauty addict, I realize that with having so many beauty products already, we can sometimes be hard to shop for when it comes to finding the perfect small beauty gift.  So let me help you out and show you some small holiday gifts for beauty addicts that will make your Christmas shopping a little easier. These holiday beauty gifts are small enough to use as stocking stuffers, but are luxurious enough to be wrapped and placed under the tree. Any way you choose to gift these, trust me, it will make for a massive win for the beauty savvy person in your life.   Let's get started with some of my favorite small holiday gifts that I think every beauty addict will absolutely obsess over. (I say that because I am totally crushing on each … [Read more...]

How to Shape Your Eyebrows and What Tools You Need

how to shape your eyebrows and the products your need

Have you ever wondered how to shape your eyebrows and what tools you need in order for them to be perfect?  Today we are tackling both subjects. As you know (or should know), I am sort of a freak about having on-point eyebrows. I have said this before, and I will say it again, having bad brows makes an incredible makeup, look bad. And before you go into a pity party sulk fest about how your mom never taught you how to do the perfect arch or never even took you to get them done professionally, neither did mine. I am the one who taught her...go figure. I have talked about how to shape your Eyebrows before, but I have never incorporated the tools you need in order to give them a professional touch. Today I am using The Brow Gal products by Tonya Crooks, who is a celebrity eyebrow … [Read more...]

L’Occitane Holiday Gift Sets

Hand Cream holiday gift set my L"Occitane

L’Occitane Holiday gift sets are the perfect way to say “I love you,” this holiday season. Mmm… just kidding. I’m not that cheesy! But seriously, have you ever tried the L’Occitane bath and body products? In my mind, they are some of the best luxury bath and body products on the market, and will make an awesome Christmas gift for anyone on your shopping list. Today I am showing six bath and body holiday gifts from L’Occitane. Each one is unique, perfectly packaged, and ready to blow your mind with fragrance wonderment. As you start working on your Christmas shopping checklist, you might be able to cross some gifts off your list (or add some to it) after seeing these holiday bath and body gifts and sets.   1) For dry hands this winter season, the Arlesienne … [Read more...]