Wait. You don't have a nail kit? Okay, look. That's cool. Not everyone is into cuticle care and the E! Network, and that's okay. So if that's not you, sorry, sis. This post will not be a banger for you. Maybe go read about Amy's running gear or Kathy's killer packing list or Alyssa's "You can dance...for inspiration...get into the groove" awesomeness or Leah's guide for hens who sweat like Jordan … [Read more...] about Five Things You Should Put in Your Nail Kit
Glowing, shimmering, sparkling in the heat. Call it what you will, but let's face it, we sweat. Being a Sweaty Betty in the heat of summer (or the dead of winter if you're like me) doesn't mean you can't be glam and gorgeous all day long. In my years of trying everything from BB Creams to tinted moisturizers to cake-like foundations, I have found that these tips are the sure fire way to keep … [Read more...] about Sweat Proof Your Makeup
Fat, skinny, somewhere in between...we can all agree bad hair days suck. So, here are my top 5 products to end bad hair days. This shampoo was recommended to me by Missy in our FB group, "Sh*t We Use on Our Faces." (Which has evolved into "Sh*t We Use to Be Pretty," but I haven't updated the name. 😁) So far anyone who's tried it has loved it, and the price point makes it a low-risk try. (By … [Read more...] about Good Hair Don’t Care: 5 Products to End Bad Hair Days.
I feel like skin care is definitely a part of self-care, and I've been trying my hardest to #GetGoodSkin. (There's a rad Facebook group and everything!) I figured I'd share my latest finds with y'all. … [Read more...] about Friday Favorites: Skin Care Edition
So, quick(ish) tip - do not get your nails wet without protection. Your nails are made up of layers of keratin; it's not just one solid mass of NAIL MATERIAL. (That's why nails peel sometimes - the layers separate and that top layer gets detached/damaged/whatever.) These layers soak up water like a sponge, and that separates them which makes them vulnerable to damage, peeling, etc, right? But … [Read more...] about Your Nails Want to Be in the Never Nude Society
I promised you in my long-awaited cuticle oil post I'd give you the recipe for the cuticle oil I use and love. So, here you go! Enjoy! Here's my recipe (along with links so you can make your own if you're feeling up to that). Base oil (this can be used by itself just fine, and I add it to every hand lotion I have for extra oomph): 4 oz. Jojoba oil 2 oz. Vit E oil Mix together. Store in a cool, … [Read more...] about Friday Favorites: My “Get Yo’ Growth On” Cuticle Oil Recipe