Friday, August 29, 2014

Nails of the Week: Locket Love

Hi Bellas,

This time around I was feeling a little fancy when it came to my nails.  My girlfriends and I planned a nail and dinner date and I chose a gorgeous gold shade that would dress up my nails for an upcoming wedding.  Check it out!

Thursday, August 28, 2014

Simply Summertime with CoverFX: 3 Easy Ways to incorporate Sun Protection into your Routine

Hi Bellas,

We're in the last days of summer but boy it is still burning hot over here in Georgia.  I want to make sure and check in with you all to make sure you're taking care of your skin and wearing products that are good for you.  Protecting your skin from harmful UV rays is not only important in hot summer months but year round.  Today i'm sharing with you three products that are very sun friendly.

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Wedding Makeover: Classic Bronze

Hi Bellas,

I'm back with another wedding makeup look!  I did my good friend's makeup recently and was honored to glam her up for the occasion.  We went with a classic, bronzey look.  Check it out!

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Get Ready With Me - Fuchsia Pop feat City Color Cosmetics

Hi Bellas,

I'm back with another tutorial!  I actually came up with this look on the fly as I reached in my bag of goodies that I picked up from City Color Cosmetics at PhamExpo.  I absolutely love this hot pink color combo.  For those that love bold lips, this one is for you!


Monday, August 25, 2014

Miracle Hair Oil Treatment

Hi Bellas,

I'm back with another hair post!  I am a sucker for watching Favorites videos on YouTube.  When Saammage mentioned that she found a miracle hair oil I was sold.  And best yet, it's a common product found at your local grocery store.  Check it out!


Friday, August 22, 2014

Nails of the Week: Silver Sweet Pea

Hi Bellas,

So I decided to save a few bucks and paint my nails myself this week.  I had plans to get my nails done with the girls for a weekend wedding so I just needed to last about 5 days or so.  I tried out a brand new polish and got some interesting results.  Check it out!

Thursday, August 21, 2014

End of Summer Fashion Haul

Hi Bellas,

I've done a little bit of shopping lately.  Summer is ending so I wanted to give my fill of flirty dresses and bright colors before it all ends.  Plus, a lot of these pieces are going on sale and still great for back to school.  Check it out!

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

Winner! June/July Favs Giveaway!

Hi Bellas,

Thank you to everyone for participating in my June/July Favs giveaway!  Without further ado, the winner is @Obsession82.  Congrats!  Please email me by Sunday at Midnight EST to claim your prize or it goes to someone else.  Stay tuned for my video Friday as I'll be featuring another huge giveaway!




Tuesday, August 19, 2014

FOTD: Nude Summer Look

Hi Bellas,

With Fall just around the corner, I'm trying to enjoy as much as summer as possible.  I decided to do so by bringing back one of my old summer looks.  It's all about nudes and shimmer.  Check it out!

Monday, August 18, 2014

FOTD: Soft and Gentle

Hi Bellas,

Today's featured makeup look is much more soft and nude.  I wanted something quick and easy that would go for my boho outfit.  I decided on nude yes and a pinch of coral, check it out!

Friday, August 15, 2014

How To: Reverse Contouring Feat. Huge Eve Pearl Kit Giveaway!

Hi Bellas,

I'm back with another tutorial!  Have you all heard of reverse contouring?  It's a method that I learned from the amazing Celebrity MUA and teacher Eve Pearl.  If you're a beginner Makeup Wearer or a Professional Artist, this simple technique is very good to know so that you can quick contour and cover discoloration.  Don't forget to check out my huge giveaway of Eve Pearl goodies so you can copy the exact look on you!

Thursday, August 14, 2014

Nails of the Week: Married to the Mauve

Hi Bellas,

It had been 8 days since my last manicure using the CND Vinylux weekly polish so it was time for another color change.  I guess I'm ready for Fall because lately i've been picking up some deeper shades.  Check it out!
CND - VINYLUX MARRIED TO MAUVE 0.5 OZ

Wednesday, August 13, 2014

FOTD: Subtle Pop of Teal

Hi Bellas,

Do you ever have days when you're home at night and you just sit and play with makeup?  I did! I had fun really putting together a look carefully with products out of my makeup bag.  

Tuesday, August 12, 2014

FOTD: Simple Yet Coy

Hi Bellas,

I've been really trying to mix it up with some bright lippies lately.  Fortunately I have a whole set of  LA Girl Glazed Lip Paints that I picked up during PhamExpo.

Monday, August 11, 2014

Bleached Brows - How and Why You Should Lighten Your Brows

Hi Bellas,

With my new lightened hair, I wanted to share a very important beauty step that I never leave out - bleaching my brows!  Now I know it sounds crazy, but it's more of a lightening brow process that makes my brows match my hair better and allows me to fill them in without them looking too dark.  Check it out!

Friday, August 8, 2014

Makeup By Ren Ren June/July 2014 Beauty Favorites

Hi Bellas,

It's time for another monthly favorites!  I decided to combine the last two months' worth because I didn't have enough favs for June along.  I've got a nice mix of hair, makeup and even teeth products lol.  Check it out!

Thursday, August 7, 2014

FOTD: Cat Eyes and Mod Lips

Hi Bellas,

Time for another Face of the Day!  I've been having a bit of fun on instagram lately, featuring my CoverFX BB Gel and Concealer Routines via video.  I wanted to make sure and also show you the final look - a Cat Eye and Mod Lip.  Check it out!

Wednesday, August 6, 2014

Nails of the Week - Goodbye Gel Hello Weekly Polish

Hi Bellas,

I wanted to share you my nails from last week.  I've been consistently using gel polish since April and over time, the gel polish removal process has severely weakened my typically very strong nails.  At the advice of a nail technician, I decided to start over - cut my nails short and switch to this new weekly polish that's got me super excited.  Check it out!

Monday, August 4, 2014

Reader Question Answered - Bridal Body Makeup/Shimmer that doesn't transfer?

Hi Bellas,

I really had a viewer write in with a beauty question that I think a bunch of you could find useful.  She is a bride to be that wants some body makeup coverage that will give her a glow and not transfer onto clothing.  This is a question that applies to nearly anyone who wants to show a bit of skin and wants a little extra help looking flawless.  Check it out!

Friday, August 1, 2014

Beyonce On The Run Tour Makeup

Hi Bellas,

I'm back with another Celebrity Inspired Makeup Tutorial!  I recently attended the On the Run Tour featuring Jay Z and Beyonce and I decided to film a Beyonce Inspired Concert Makeup look.  Check it out!

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