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Benefits of Grapeseed Oil for Skincare

February 6, 2017
Benefits of grapeseed oil in skincare

Have you started using oils in your beauty routine? Let me introduce you to one of my favorite oils right now – grapeseed oil. For the longest time, I used only coconut oil. I used it as a hair mask, lip balm, body lotion. Pretty much everything. However with so many amazing oils on the market right now, I wanted to try something else. First of all, my skin tends to get very oily at times, so I wasn’t sure…

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4 Must Have Beauty Products for 2017

January 30, 2017
4 Must Have Beauty Products for 2017

2017 is about embracing your natural look, minimal makeup, and dewy looking skin. The first thing in achieving healthy and glowing skin is using the right products. Today I’m sharing some of my favorite must-have beauty products for 2017. LA ROCHE-POSAY MICELLAR WATER Micellar water is made of tiny micelles, which are oil molecules dissolved in soft water. The surprising thing is that it doesn’t leave your skin oily as you might think it will. Instead, it removes makeup and dirt, leaving…

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How to Dry Brush and Why You Need to Start Today

January 11, 2017
How to dry brush and why is dry brushing good for you?

Have you heard of dry brushing? If you haven’t I hope this post will help clear things out for you. We will talk what is dry brushing, how to dry brush and what are the benefits of dry brushing. It’s truly an amazing thing for your skin, so if you haven’t started with dry brushing, you should. It leaves you with smooth and soft skin. It removes dead skin cells plus it’s the best way for exfoliation. Dry brushing has…

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Nail Polish Colors You Just Have To Have This Fall

November 22, 2016
nail polish colors fall 2016

Okay, today we’re talking about something fun – fall nail polish colors. THE LIST: classic red; creamy nude; moody gray; indigo; metallic I love wearing darker colors in fall such as black or indigo. However this season I’ve been loving all the grays, metallics, and warm nude shades. Well, nude color seems to be in style any season of the year, don’t you think? Nude nail polish is just so simplistic and chic. One of my absolute favorite picks. Also, I’m a…

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4 Must Try Hair Masks for Dry, Damaged Hair

October 10, 2016
4 must try hair masks for dry, damaged hair

Now that summer is officially over and fall is here, it’s time for some hair care. I personally love to use coconut oil as a hair mask but if I want a deeper and stronger mask that will hydrate and moisture my dry and sun damaged hair, I’d go for a store-bought mask. Briogeo Don’t Despair, Repair! Deep Conditioning Hair Mask This is a fantastic product, that not only works wonders but smells amazing. Use it once or twice per…

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Braided Hairstyles

May 2, 2016
Braided Hairstyles

I’ve always loved braids and cute braided hairstyles. There’s something truly feminine, girly and elegant about them and even though I’ve never been quite good at doing braids, I like looking at tutorials and experimenting with my hair. Have you every seen a hair tutorial online that looks amazing but it just doesn’t work for your hair? I think we all have. I will often try to do a hairstyle and ignore the fact that the girl in the tutorial…

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How to Clip in Hair Extensions

April 12, 2016
after clip in hair extensions

Many years ago I had glue-in hair extensions, and I loved it. Having long hair completely changed my appearance to a more girly, feminine look (here is an old photo of me with black hair+hair extensions). Glue in hair extensions were great because they stayed in my hair for at least 3-4 months. The downside was having to go to a salon that would put them on for me and then take them out when my hair grew. Even though I loved my…

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December Beauty Bundles

December 16, 2015
December Beauty Bundles

In this post I wanted to share a few of my favorite beauty bundles. Some of these beauty products I have used time and time again, while others such as this eye cream, were sampled for the very first time. Essie After School Boy Blazer I love blue in pretty much all shades but as a fan of darker colors, navy is my preferred choice. This nail polish is extremely pretty. The color is almost black with a slight blue…

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10 Amazing Ways to Use Coconut Oil

November 25, 2015
10 ways to use coconut oil

I have been a coconut oil fan for quite some time now. First, I started using it in the kitchen by switching my usual olive oil or grape seed oil with a coconut oil. It was a real change, but nowadays I prefer to use it in my beauty routine because it’s a great substitute for most moisturizers. Here are 10 ways to use coconut oil in your beauty routine. Lip Balm Oil from Coconut is a great moisturizer, and…

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Hair Wonder by Nature

October 12, 2015
Hair Wonder by Nature

I love purchasing and trying new beauty products. It’s like trial and error every time, that’s why when I find something that I really like I’m excited to share it with everyone. I always do my research before I purchase something, ensuring  that it’ll fit my needs. Sometimes I’m way too picky and I spend days deciding whether or not I want to purchase it. It’s no secret to everyone that knows me, that I’m the slowest decision maker. Oh, well…

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