Archive for the ‘Fashion and Beauty’ Category

Beauty balms have been all the rage lately in the beauty industry. And why not? With the hot, sticky summer in full swing the last thing we want to do is cake on layers upon layers of face makeup resulting in nothing but sweat and break outs. I decided to change out my current face […]

Over my birthday weekend I attended a colossal book fair with one of my besties. I stumbled upon this book sale last year and discovered countless, insanely discounted treasures (find your local blowout book sale here). Meandering through two huge rooms full of $2 hardcover and paperback trade books, $3 cookbooks and of course my […]

Picking out a new perfume is always so thrilling for me. There are so many amazing scents out there but sometimes you want to try them out prior to purchase to make sure the scent and your body chemistry work wonders together. I received a sample of Michael Kors’ signature scent in a Sephora shipment […]

Let me start off by apologizing for our all of a sudden drop off. Life has gotten really crazy for both Cher and myself lately and we’re trying to get everything back on track. Our posts will be a little more sparse until the new waves in our lives get ironed down into minor ripples. […]

Aside from cleansing, toning and moisturizing your skin, finding the right tools to achieve your flawless face can be tricky. My skin doesn’t respond well to heavy foundations, concealers, or anything of that nature. I’m pretty lucky that my makeup routine for my face is quick and simple. Check out my picks for illuminator/tinted moisturizer, […]

Your lips are one of the most important features of your face. Through your lips, you show your excitement with a big smile and sadness with a frown. Showcasing your lips can be as subtle as exfoliating, moisturizing, and going au naturale. But glamming up your lips has never been easier or more affordable, since […]

Whether you are a glam girl or a bare faced beaut knowing the best tools to make your eyes pop is crucial. I typically always leave the house rocking a complete eye look with shadows, liner and no less than 3 coats of mascara on my top lashes. However, lately I’ve been curling my lashes, […]

I ran out of foundation recently and found myself at CVS making an impulse decision on a new one. I’m typically a bit more prepared than that when it comes to my foundation, and I even usually have backups in my makeup drawer just in case. However, this time I found myself in a bind […]

Inside: 1. Kiehl’s Abyssine Cream – I have to admit – I was kind of bummed when I opened my Birchbox and saw wrinkle cream because I don’t quite know how Birchbox knows I’m getting old! 😉 But a few nights trying this cream made me change my mind – it’s lovely and works great, […]