Category archives: Hair

Ask Christian from iStyleXG - Answers

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var noskim = 'true'; You may remember a few weeks back I asked you for questions for  - Ask Christian from iStyleXG. Now I've got his answers to share with you. He answered the questions that he felt could be answered, some of the questions he said you really need to see your hair in person to give a good answer. See those questions here. Q. What's[...]

9 Cruelty Free Heat Protectants for Hair

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// I've got several cruelty free heat protectants for hair to share with you today. It's important to protect your hair from heat if you blow dry, curl or flat iron your hair. If you don't, you'll end up with fried locks that you may have to chop off! And since not everyone wants short hair (though you know I think it's cute because I rocked a pixie fo[...]

Purple and Teal Blue Hair

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Happy Teal Thursday! So on March 18, I went to see Christian to get my hair colored into a purple and teal blue hair split. I've never done a straight split like this before. I'd seen him February 26 to get a trim, before my PRK surgery. That was the first time after my surgery that I could get my hair colored because I finally felt well enough to leav[...]

Ask Christian from iStyleXG

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My insanely talented stylist Christian and I are bringing you Ask Christian from iStyleXG about hair. Leave your questions concerning  hair in the comments of this post and I will share them with Christian and he will answer them. Christian is a Paul Mitchell trained hair stylist who loves creative color. I found Christian on Instagram and couldn'[...]

How to rainbow color your hair for the weekend

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My lovely friend Christina of Hair Romance has a hair chalk tutorial on how to rainbow color your hair for the weekend to share with you. Christina is the author of Braids, Buns & Twists. We both believe that hair is your best accessory. I’m in love with Phyrra’s amazing rainbow hair colors. In the past I’ve experimented with pink and orange hair [...]

Best Beauty Trends for 2015

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// Happy Makeup Wars Monday! For this round of Makeup Wars we're sharing our picks for the best beauty trends for 2015. My favorite trends are pixelated hair, metallic eyes, bold lips, glowing skin and of course, cat eye liner. For glowing skin, I recommend mixing a luminizer into your liquid foundation or tinted moisturizer or using an illumina[...]

10 Best Cruelty Free Drugstore Beauty Products

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var noskim = 'true'; Happy Beauty Top Tens Tuesday! Today I'm sharing my picks for the 10 best cruelty free drugstore beauty products. This was actually a tough one for me to narrow down! I'm featuring brands that you can find at Target, Ulta, Walgreens, CVS and Drugstore.com. 1. Nyx Green Tea Blotting Paper This is my go-to blotting paper. I've g[...]