Posts tagged beauty
Beauty Picks & Tricks: L'Occitane Peony Perfecting Mist

Back in June, I had a portfolio show at the Fashion Show Mall where I showcased the projects I'd been working on throughout my school career. During this event, I knew I would be running around, setting up my booth and then talking to people under lights from 8 am to 1 pm. Because of this, I knew that I would need to keep retouching my make-up because I have somewhat oily skin. But of course, because I would be so busy, I needed to touch-up my make-up QUICKLY...

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Beauty Picks & Tricks: Hair Curling Tutorial

When I was about 10 years old, I received my first curling iron and I was hooked on the concept of having curly hair. It's not that I hate my straight hair, but I loved how soft waves added a little something special to my everyday look. Even at a young age, I realized the magic of curling hair. Now at the age of 24, I still hold on to that concept, which is why is pretty much why I curl my hair almost everyday. With that being said, I've pretty much mastered how to curl my hair and make it hold its shape all day long. I usually go with soft waves versus tight Shirley Temple curls. I love soft luscious curls that have slight volume and don't look too done. With countless compliments and questions on how exactly I do my hair, I decided to create this hair curling tutorial for you all...

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Beauty Picks & Tricks: How to Remove Gel Nail Polish

Although I LOVE getting my nails done, sometimes the after effect can be a hassle, especially when I get the gel polish. Since gel polish only lasts about two-three weeks, there's upkeep that needs to be done to keep my nails looking flawless...which means I need time...and money...which are two things I don't have a lot of right now. Haha ! I got my nails done a couple weeks ago and recently noticed that my two weeks of gawking at my nails in awe were just about done. They were starting to grow out and that unattractive space between my gel polish and my cuticle were forming. Instead of sulking at how bad my nails were starting to look, I decided to do something about it and remove the gel polish at home, DIY style...

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