Sandra Bullock. She is one of the few actresses whose movies I can watch over and over again and never tire. Every time The Proposal comes on TV I watch it. Even though it’s usually on FX Network and they butcher the film something terrible, I still sit through it and wait for the scene when she dances in the woods with Betty White. And the scene when they’re on the boat and she finally realizes the magnitude of what she’s asked Andrew to do.…Continue Reading
Today I’m taking a little detour from talking about beauty to focus on the behind the scenes of my beauty blogger life. Running a blog is akin to having three full-time jobs. Planning and creating great posts, videos and photos can easily be all consuming. Keeping in touch with your precious readers, continually marketing the work you’ve done, networking with other bloggers and brands and planning your growth strategies while trying to live so you actually have something to blog about is really, really hard.…Continue Reading
You may know that I’m a big fan of the beauty subscription service Glossybox. And as such, I have boxes and boxes full of deluxe beauty samples just waiting to be tested. This season, I’m vowing to test every reasonable product I have and to tell you all about them. So today, we talk skincare with GlamGlow YouthCleanse Daily Exfoliating Cleanser.
One of my main beauty commandments is exfoliation. Cell turnover is the fountain of youth and I use a gentle exfoliator every day.…Continue Reading
Today we’re talking priming and perfecting. I had the opportunity to test the YSL Touche Eclat Blur Primer and Blur Perfector and it couldn’t have come at a better time. August in New York is challenging for makeup lovers because humidity is not your friend. No matter how beat your face is when you leave home, by the time you get to the subway, ‘The Melt’ has already begun. Which means, keeping your look together requires a multi-step process: priming, setting and touch ups.…Continue Reading