Color Me Red & Confident Twosday Link-Up

Valentine’s Day is fast approaching and I just can’t help but be inspired by all the hues of red that I’m seeing everywhere. Red can be such a striking color. It catches my attention right away. I love infusing pops of red into my outfits to give it a little bit of life. It works great as a statement piece as well. Below are a few of my favorite Valentine’s Day inspired fashion and beauty picks that are sure to grab your attention.

Color Me Red
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Hiro to the Rescue: Your Bad Hair Days Are Over!

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Psst! Hey ladies, I have a secret to tell you. If left untouched, my hair is really wavy and frizzy. I was born with silky straight hair but once I hit puberty, my hair started to grow out into a thick uncontrollable wavy mane. But that’s a whole other story. If you look at my blog pictures, besides the loose curls from a curling iron, my hair is pretty straight. So how did I turn my untamed frizzy mane into silky smooth tresses, you ask? Well, first let me say I get my hair straightened with the Yuko Hair Straightening System, which is a process of chemically straightening your hair, also known as a straight perm. Yuko treated hair remains straight until new hair grows out. There are several other straightening systems out there but Yuko is one of the originals and the one I’ve used for the past 7-8 years or so. Continue reading

Beauty Highlight: My Latest Skincare Obsession

I’m super excited to share my latest beauty obsession with you. Some of you may be hearing about this product for the first time as it’s been in the U.S. market for only about 7 months now! Laneige is a cosmetic brand owned by … Continue reading

Beauty Highlight: Mom Tested Kid Approved

These are my top five picks for beauty products that are good enough for me (as in my standards) and that my daughters love to use. All are non-toxic and safe for kids. Some claim to be all-natural as well … Continue reading

Beauty Highlight: Winter Beauty Routine

I believe that following your skin care routine on a daily basis is crucial to a healthy complexion as well as a preventative measure in the aging process. And it is that much more important in the wintertime as your … Continue reading