Master the At-Home Pedicure

With only a few more weeks of sandal season, it’s compulsory to keep your feet in tip top shape. When weekly trips to the nail salon are simply not an option, it’s important to master your at-home pedicure routine. 1. SOAK In a large basin, combine 2 parts warm water and 1 part whole milk. […]

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Lifestyle, Makeup, Nails, Style

2014 Holiday Gift Guide: Barneys New York

There is no better (holiday) retail experience than Barneys New York. In fact, they turn shopping into a fine craft. I attribute my entire beauty career to my mother and Barneys New York. She bought me my first lipgloss (Risky Business) at the NARS counter at age 11, and it’s been a slippery slope ever since. Eight […]

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Monthly Moodboard: August 2014

Things are getting a little emotional over on my end. This weekend marked one of my last weekends at home before I leave for college, and I’m sad to leave behind my family and friends. Between work, friends, and getting ready for school, I feel like I have no time to catch my breath. In […]

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Hair, Makeup, Nails

Coachella Beauty Cheat Sheet

 I am not attending Coachella this weekend (or next weekend, or probably ever), but several of my peeps are headed off to Indio this weekend. Here’s what I’d bring if I was tagging along. HAIR Bumble and bumble Surf Spray is a industry favorite for a reason. A couple of sprays will leave you with […]

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pink or red?  Red or pink? Whether or not you have a valentine, valentine-themed makeup is a must this time of year. A holiday that gives me an excuse to wear red lipstick? I’m in. This year, pick one product that will pop. A red lip, a bright pink cheek, or even a sparkly nail. […]

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Makeup, Nails, Style

Gift Guide 2013: $25 and under

This is my favorite time of year, but I always feel like I’m scrambling to find a last minute Secret Santa present or a simple hostess gift. Here are some of my favorites that won’t break the bank. click to BUY Deborah Lippmann Mini Duet ($19) Lessons of a Lipstick Queen by Poppy King ($23) How to […]

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What You Need on Your Nails, NOW!

Jewel tones for Fall 2013? We’re not exactly re-inventing the wheel over here, but here’s what you need on your nails, NOW. In the words of Elle, “Nail Noir” is our #1 trend this fall. Don’t say goodbye to black quite yet, but embrace deep reds and blues. Wes Gordon Fall 2013 Deborah Lippmann Bitches Brew, […]

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Makeup, Nails

Gel Lab by Deborah Lippmann

Confession: I have never gotten a gel manicure. While some of my friends swear by them, most of my friends and family have had such horrible experiences with gel I vowed to steer clear. I have small and brittle nails and I fear the harmful process will destroy them. I ignored all of the at […]

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Nails, Organization

February Recap

I say this every month but where did the month go? I found a lot of good products in February, and I can’t wait to share! My favorite find of the month: Deborah Lippmann Gel Lab (review coming SOON) Live Wallpaper has the coolest desktop backgrounds Little Flower: my favorite after school spot ^^^^^LOVE^^^^^ An iced latte to […]

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J.Crew, Nails, Rebecca Minkoff, Style

Currently Coveting

So many new spring arrivals, so little time! Elliot Luca “Marcela” Tote  H&M Blouse Deborah Lippmann “On the Beach” Marc by Marc Jacobs Wallet Hudson Signature Bootcut  Zara Wood Sandal Brandy Melville Simona Top  Rebecca Minkoff M.A.C. Clutch   Topshop Geo Print Collar Tip Shirt J.Crew Bandeau Tank in Neon Swirl Instagram: sophia__helen Twitter: @alluneedisblush

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