I’ve talked about unorthodox beauty routines before, like oil cleansing your makeup brushes and this entire post. I’ve come across more slightly unknown, but key items, to add to your hair routine. Read on for more.
I’ve always envied people who have glossy, professional style photos on their Instagram profiles. You know, the kind of pictures that look like they were professionally styled and shot, even though they were taken on a regular phone camera? When I went on my trip to Europe I decided that I wanted to up my photo game. I discovered some apps that will also take your pics to the next level: read on for more.
I’ve spoken about the wonders of oil cleansing before, but for anyone who needs a refresher, it’s pretty simple: instead of just washing your face at night, you should use an oil cleanser first. Oil breaks up oil, and adding an oil cleanser to your routine will better wipe off creamy and oil-based makeup like your foundation or concealer. Also, those with oily skin benefit from using an oil cleanser because the oil in the cleanser attracts the oil on your face.
Happy (post) Met Gala Day! Known to fashion lovers as the Superbowl of Fashion, the Met Gala often brings out the best of style. This year’s theme was “Rei Kawakubo/Comme des Garçons: Art of the In-Between.” If you’re not familiar with Rei’s work, this architectural designs, unconventional silhouettes, and a lot of volume. So basically, an avant-garde look was required of the guests.
It seems like summer weather has arrived with absolutely no warning at all. And while I’m loving the sunshine, I’m already dreading when the temps are going to hit the 80s and 90s (and even 100s on some days). Unfortunately, I’ve been
blessed cursed with overactive sweat glands, and even the slightest rise in temperature leaves me a sweaty mess. However, I plan to be prepared this year, and these are the products that I will have in my sweaty girl arsenal.
It’s officially spring, and that means we’re that much closer to sweet sweet summertime. Hopefully you’ve already started making your summer plans! And now, it’s time to snag your swim suit. Buying your suit now means that you have prime choice of all of the offerings, and you won’t have to head to the store on June 1st when your friend randomly asks you to go to the beach. But if you’re tired of the same old stuff, check out these new bathing suit styles that will make your summer even better.
You may have never thought about these beauty hacks, but they may change your routine.
Valentine’s Day is next week, and even though I am very single, I am looking upon that day with no sense of dread or sadness. Technically, V-Day is a celebration of love. Any kind of love. From romantic love to platonic love to parental love to the love of your pet cat. There’s no reason to feel like you can’t celebrate if you’re not in a relationship. Romantic dinners are usually the status quo for February 14th, but if you’re looking for something else to do on that day, I have some ideas for you. You can do these activities by yourself, with friends, or whoever you want to spend time with.
For the past couple of months I’ve been co-washing. Everything has been going well, but I noticed my scalp didn’t feel that clean, and sometimes my hair would feel like it had build up on it. I chalked this up to the fact that while the homemade yogurt-honey-olive oil conditioner I had been using was great for treating and conditioning my hair, my locks still needed a deep-clean every once in a while.