Questions & Answers with the Hair Design Institute

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You all had great questions for the Manhattan Beauty School, the Hair Design Institute. One of their instructors was very kind and took the time to answer all the questions that I received. Here's the questions & and answers. Please let me know your thoughts! 1. What do you think about products like One n' Only Color Fix? (this is a favorite of mine [...]

Fleur-de-lis

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I'm still trying to get comfortable with my blonde hair. It is still a bit of a shock to look in the mirror and go, oh wow, yeah, that's me! I'm still trying to figure out what brights will work on me, as I feel I could wear almost all colors when my hair was darker. I'll be experimenting to see what I can do while blonde. I did another neutral look for toda[...]

Some Swatches

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I swatched some recent orders for you. First up, more Silk Naturals. Don't forget about my Silk Naturals giveaway going on right now!   Pink Lemonade - a petal pink with golden interference shimmer. Jellybean - pretty medium pink shade with a satiny Suede finish and red highlights Restless - a light pinkish tan color with a nearly suede [...]

An Interview with Kiss My Sass Cosmetics

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I wanted to do an interview with Beth from the new Kiss My Sass Cosmetics (formerly Suds n' Sass Cosmetics). I hope you all enjoy it! 1. What made you decide to focus on makeup and discontinue doing bath and body products? I started selling the bath & body products in January of 2008 and I added on the makeup about 6 months later.  Now, 3 years l[...]

Monday's Golden Look

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I experimented with a gold and brown look, since I wanted mostly neutral colors on my eyes today. I can apparently wear browns much easier with blonde hair. Who knew?! It's funny, but one of the most important (to me) thinks I did after I made my hair blonde was to pick up a few blonde brow pencils, since it's so important to me to have my brows fille[...]

So Sakura

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Go enter Grey's So Sakura contest. You can read about it here. You can see everyone's entries here. It runs until April 4th. I love how it's inspired by cherry blossoms, and everyone has such different interpretations of what sakura should be. I went for ultra feminine and pink, but not couture. If you've entered, how did you do your look? For ref[...]

Silk Naturals Giveaway

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Silk Naturals has graciously sent the following eye shadows for a giveaway! These are colors from the new spring collection. Watermelon - bright coral pink Cloudberry - golden peach suede Daiquiri - deep peach suede pearl Juiced - pale gold suede Sweet Tea - deep peachy brown Emporium - pinky-mauve To enter: 1. You must be a subscriber of thi[...]