Separate your makeup into categories and store your products in decorated glasses. You can pick these up at a thrift store or use any old ones you have on hand. In this example, we used a wine glass and painted the stem. If you have more vintage taste, try a mason jar.
Everyone has an area in their living space that stumps them. What do you put in that corner, on that awkward wall, etc. My husband and I were faced with an eyesore in our basement. We loved how much light came through the windows, but we despised the view. The concrete wall was uninspiring and drab. Since our children spend so much time playing in the basement, we wanted to give them a setting that made them feel happy and creative. So, we turned this slab into art. Read More
Beauty products can easily take over your bathroom. It’s not a bad problem to have, but the last thing you want is for your cosmetic collection to turn into clutter. Here are some easy DIY storage ideas.
Storing Makeup Brushes:
Brushes and eye/lip liners can get lost in your makeup bag. To make them easily accessible, use a clear glass jar and pour wax beads into it. Then stick in your brushes. Not only does this create a fun visual, it’s an organizational dream. Get creative and customize this DIY with your own color choices. Read More
If you can’t get to the spa, a DIY face mask can feel like the next best thing. Here’s an easy recipe that will brighten skin and target breakouts. It consists of Greek yogurt, which has lactose enzymes that help to exfoliate dead skin cells and probiotics. When the yogurt is combined with a probiotic capsule, specifically used to target blemishes, it works to improve the dullness of your skin and dissolve dirt. To find out what to do next… Read More
Besides the fact that bold brows are “in” this season, filling in your brows defines your eyes, completes your look and just makes everything look better. That is, if you get it right. I’ll show you how in this video… Read More
Dove held an event this summer where I was invited to get a wash and blowout on Chicago’s Michigan Ave. Getting my hair shampooed on the sidewalk was a first, and having the clear sky and the city’s skyscrapers as my view from the basin was especially relaxing. I also spent time with Dove’s celeb stylist Matt Fugate (he’s the guy in the photo). He’s worked with January Jones, Christina Hendricks and Claire Danes to give you an idea. During our chat, he shared some great tips that will help you be smart when choosing your products. Here they are… Read More
When you get your next mani, make sure this happens… Read More