BEAUTY NEWS: TOP 6 PRIMERS

BEAUTY NEWS: TOP 6 PRIMERS

Recently, I received a lot of questions about what primer I use on my skin. Primers are essential for smoothing out skin and leaving you with a beautiful blank slate to apply the rest of your makeup. There are so many primers to choose from, so I've compiled the 6 primers that I love disclosing [...]

WEEKEND NOTES: 5 THINGS

After my wonderful trip to Colorado which concluded on Tuesday, I am so excited to be spending a relaxing weekend at home living out of my closet instead of a suitcase! We have plans to see the hilarious comedian, Kevin Hart tonight, and other then that church on Sunday and some good, quality family time. [...]

BEAUTY NEWS: TOP 5 HIGHLIGHTERS

BEAUTY NEWS: TOP 5 HIGHLIGHTERS

Are you as in love with highlighting your face as I am? When traveling this past weekend, I had to take three different makeup bags to carry all of the brushes, palettes, contouring stuff, highlighters, "potential contestants", and what have you. I think that's crazy and if you're anything like I am, you are looking [...]

Peek-a-Boo

Peek-a-Boo

{Jeans: Vigoss Studio, Boots: Sperry, Jacket: H&M, Purse: Tory Burch, Sunglasses: Tory Burch, Scarf: Regal Vintage, Top: Bevello, Nails: HOOPLA, Hair: Beauty Brands}

Beauty Gift Guide

Beauty Gift Guide

If you are anything like me, procrastination is your middle name. I typically wait until the tenth hour to start my holiday shopping, but this year was different. I bought all of my gifts early, and had them delivered (get this) WRAPPED! *applause* However, stocking stuffers and gifts for my girlfriends were a little trickier. [...]

Beauty Brands: Hair Cut + Conditioning

I just love Beauty Brands Salon. Julie takes care of me and my hair while I'm there, and I always leave refreshed and looking/feeling great! Yesterday was my trunk show for my men's clothing line, Stag Harbor. I knew I wanted to get my hair done, and I knew Julie would do a great job. [...]

Roses

Roses

This absolutely stunning dress by Anna Cate Collection is not just a garment, but a work of art. Anna Cate, a successful artist, hand-painted the pattern on this dress and made her art into the perfect dress for a summer wedding, Easter brunch, or dinner on the terrace at the club. I am completely smitten! STYLE [...]

Poms Wonderful

It was a windy day in Kansas City (excuse the hair), and we had some fun with the Flamingo statues from Dutch Flowers, and this awesome pom pom dress that is $20! (A note on the flamingos: I'm considering getting a couple for my garden to scare off all of the squirrels and bunnies)! But, [...]

bareMinerals x Beauty Brands Event

The Event: This weekend, I had the pleasure of attending the launch of bareMinerals makeup line hitting the shelves at one-stop beauty destination, Beauty Brands! Upon arrival, my friend Nicole and I enjoyed a wonderful breakfast bar and I was custom color matched by a makeup specialist. (Thank goodness I was, because the tinted moisturizer [...]