If your like me and suffer from seasonal allergies then this time of year can be pretty rough as spring allergies are the most common. But let’s face it, weather your a spring or year-round allergy sufferer, allergies in general can be a nightmare! As a life long allergy sufferer I know all the challenges they present. As if excessive sneezing, itchy watery eyes, runny … Continue reading Britt’s Allergy-Proof Makeup and Skincare Guide
Out with the old, and into my new spring-care routine! The official start of spring can only mean one thing……it’s time to switch our skin care regimens. Luckily, spring’s skincare regimen is way less complicated than winter’s as “less is more” with spring skin. It’s time to swap out those heavy creams and serums and switch to lighter, ph balancing formulas. Exfoliating, moisturizing and balancing are … Continue reading Out with the old! | My new spring-care routine
Here is a compilation of my February Favorites, featuring items from some of my favorite brands including, BARE MINERALS, RMS BEAUTY and ACURE. HERE ARE THE ITEMS THAT THE LIST! → RMS BEAUTY ♡ ULTIMATE MAKEUP REMOVER WIPE – $16, Sephora Stores, rmsbeauty.com ♡ LIVING LUMINIZER – $38, Sephora Stores, rmsbeauty.com ♡ MAGIC LUMINIZER – $38, Sephora Stores, rmsbeauty.com ♡ LIP2CHEEK DIABOLIQUE – $36, Sephora Stores, rmsbeauty.com ♡ MASCARA – … Continue reading FEBRUARY FAVORITES
Effective packaging design can easily draw a consumer’s attention but what element actually determines the final purchase? Biomotives are sensory cues that directly target our subconscious, generating emotion or action before the conscious portion of our brain even has an opportunity to respond. These triggers help brands create emotional connections with consumers thus influencing consumer buying, increasing sales and consumer loyalty. Color is an important … Continue reading COLOR THEORY IN BEAUTY PACKAGING
Lipstick is a simple way to spruce up your look for Fall. Whether it’s a basic everyday nude, a statement matte red or a subtle wear-with-anything pink, we all have a favorite Lipstick or Lipgloss that we gravitate to the most. But while signature shades are great year round it’s nice to mix it up each season and try something new, maybe a vibrant plum … Continue reading LIP COLORS YOU’RE SURE TO FALL FOR!
Ready to take my body wash off of the bathroom pedestal because bar soap is leading in the bath time challenge! While I often rotate my shower routine between body-wash and bar soap, I prefer to lather up my loofah with my favorite bar soap. Having sampled an infinite amount of natural soaps through the years through the years, I have become a bit of … Continue reading JUST GOT ZUM! | INDIGO WILD ZUM BAR REVIEW + Free Soap
Whether I am going to work or heading out on overnight trip, it is essential that I look and feel my best at all times. Traveling daily with a few of my favorite beauty and lifestyle products ensures that I can cater to my beauty and health needs while being away from home on an as necessary basis. However when it comes to daily traveling, … Continue reading EVERYDAY TRAVEL ESSENTIALS!
Ben Stiller’s phobia of germs in the movie Along Came Polly is literally the epitome of my life as he describes how germs and“high risk” situations can negatively impact your health and cause illness. His “play it safe” approach to life much like myself, acts a protective barrier against harmful encounters and high health-risk factors but, it also means that we can miss out on the opportunity … Continue reading 18 STRUGGLES OF LIVING WITH SENSITIVE SKIN
Ditch the traditional way of cleansing your skin and switch to oil cleansing. Oil cleansing is arguable the most effective way to cleanse your skin naturally as it is can be beneficial to everyone regardless of your particular skin type. When used directly unto skin, oils as a cleanser eliminates impurities by surfacing dirt and allowing them to be easily rinsed away baring softer, hydrated … Continue reading ALMOND, CASTOR, AVOCADO, AND COCONUT | Oil Cleansing 101
My review of T.G.I.N About the Brand TGIN or Thank God lt’s Natural offers natural hair and skincare products formulated to instantly improve the health maintenance of your hair and skin. Each product is formulated with with nourishing plant botanicals and high quality ingredients such as argan oil, alma oil, shea butter, and Vitamin E to give you softer, moisturized, and more manageable hair and skin. The … Continue reading LATHER. RINSE. REPEAT
1 LUSH – BATH BOMB Twilight A soothing bath bomb that relaxes the body and softens the skin. Once dissolved, this bath bomb will give you the ultimate bath experience, with interchanging colors and a lovely lavender scent. $6.55, Lush Stores, lushusa.com 2 PUMA BY RIHANNA CREEPER Creeper is made in a rough dusty pink suede with black stripe at sides and features a textured neutral … Continue reading 10 Pink Things Every Girl Should Own!
Ever wondered how those models in magazines and television commercials attain such beautiful, radiant skin? Wonder not, you too can flaunt healthy glowing skin using any of these 5 simple tips. TIP #1 GET MORE SLEEP. Sleep is the number one secret to maintaing healthy glowing skin. At least 7 to 8 hours of sleep is needed for your physical, mental well-being, and the overall … Continue reading GLOW ON! | 5 Tips For Naturally Glowing Skin
After years of battling eczema, dry skin and minor allergic reactions, I’ve finally solved the problems with my skin. Gentle, lightweight, and rich in nourishing ingredients, natural baby skincare products has allowed me to retain clear, smooth, healthy skin over the course of 7 years. But don’t let the “Baby ” label fool you, these products are superior in providing deep hydration and nourishment to … Continue reading Smother Than a Baby’s Bottom! | How I Retain Baby-Soft Skin.
The key to mastering the natural makeup look is finding products that complement your natural beauty. The right products should enhance your natural features, glamorizing your skin-tone and texture. Almost entirely using makeup brands that are natural and cruelty-free is essential in selecting products for my sensitive skin. With the help of the products listed below I am able to achieve a barely-there makeup look … Continue reading My “No Makeup” Makeup Look!
With the switch to warmer temps, Spring was the perfect time to reassess my skincare regimen and this year I’m keeping it simple. Adding new products to my existing regimen was essential in order to deal with shifts in climate and care for my skin’s developing needs. Choosing lighter, less heavy products that exfoliate, moisturize and tone my skin where essential in selecting products to … Continue reading Back to Basics: My Spring Skincare Regimen.
“Your too pretty to be single, something must be wrong ” this is usually the reaction from guys after meeting a single attractive girl. These days it seems as if the most attractive women are single, at least the ones that I know! But what’s the real reason pretty girls never have boyfriends or anything remotely close? Anxious to figure why so many of my Beautiful, … Continue reading BRITTNEY DISHES| “Too Pretty to be Single”!?
I’ve finally found the one, the secret ingredient to Perfect Winter Skin that is! Having experienced the wrath of this winters’ dry frigid temps, COCONUT has helped to rejuvenate, restore, and protect my skin. It has healed the excessive dryness of my face, hands and feet, resolving the issue of flaking and cracking that has particularly targeted my face. Apart from being my absolute favorite product … Continue reading The Secret To Dry Winter Skin….and A GIVEAWAY!!!
1. OPEN SHELVING Open shelving in a small closet has great benefits, from enhancing the overall look of your closet to maximizing storage and space, a great alternative for a small space. It instantly adds a more organized look to your small space giving you the option of folding your clothes and creating a neater appearance. Open shelving also gives your closet more depth allowing … Continue reading 12 Closet Hacks From My Small Closet That Will De-clutter Your Closet Too!
Keeping your finger and toe nails looking their best at all times is a must. Think about how many times you use your hands and feet in one day; whether you’re shaking hands with a new client at a business meeting, walking up the stairs of your apartment building, lifting weights at the gym or simply signing your signature on a receipt, our hands and … Continue reading NAIL ETIQUETTE
FALL has officially arrived which means it’s time to adjust your skincare routine. With shorter days, lower temps and drier air it is essential to keep our skin moisturized. Proper moisturizing of the skin will allow you to maintain radiant, soft, flake-free skin throughout the Fall. Here are 7 Skincare tips for Fall to keep your skin looking good all season! 1. Protect your Lips. … Continue reading FALL Skincare Essentials!