As with every season, Summer requires an entirely new set of skincare dos and don’ts. With warmer temps and more sun exposure, our skin requires efficient cleansing and protection from harmful UV rays. This past year, I changed my normal skincare regimen, switching from washing my face with conventional pipe/tap water to washing my face with pure distilled water. My skin has since changed drastically; … Continue reading Why I only wash my face with Distilled Water + Tips for Glowing Summer skin!
I received the new Origins Original Skin Cleansing Makeup-Removing Jelly courtesy of Influenster, a community of over 2 million socially savvy shoppers that review products and share their honest opinions according to each individual’s personal social experience. As Origins is a charismatic brand in the world of natural skincare, known for their high performance, non-toxic formulas that are free of parabens, phthalates, propylene glycol, mineral oil, … Continue reading BRITTNEY DISHES – My Origins Original Skincare Experience
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
We’ve all had those nights when we’re totally exhausted and don’t possess the slightest energy to remove our makeup or wash our face throughly before bed. However, sleeping in your makeup constantly can do some serious long-term damage to the skin; apart from ruining our pillow cases, sleeping with make-up on overtime can cause breakouts, dull skin, wrinkles and clogged pores. Reusable Cotton Rounds and … Continue reading Reusable Cotton Rounds vs. Disposable Cotton Rounds
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!
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!
Ditch the conventional beauty products and tools you used in the past and try these easy, cost effective and hacks that will instantly become a staple in your beauty regimen. I personally use all of the Beauty Hacks listed in this post and get amazing results every single time! Here are 10 Genius Beauty Hacks That Will Change Your Life!! 1. APPLE CIDER VINEGAR FOR … Continue reading 10 Genius Beauty Hacks That Will Change Your Life!!
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
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.
Love at first Swipe, was my instant reaction to the new Burt’s Bees Lipstick Collection. The collection includes 14 full-coverage vibrant shades made with 100% naturally moisturizing ingredients like Beeswax, Red Raspberry Seed and Moringa Oils. The lipsticks all have a smooth satin finish and and helps hydrate and moisturize your lips throughout the day. Don’t let the number 14 fool you, there is … Continue reading 14 Hues Of LOVE Featuring Burt’s Bees
The contents of a women’s Makeup Bag says a lot about her lifestyle and her choice of cosmetics; the products in your bag should reflect your lifestyle and cater to your unique beauty needs. Traveling with a Makeup Bag daily ensures that we look our best throughout the day. It also allows us to keep up with our hygiene and beauty/skincare routines when we are … Continue reading What’s in my Make-up Bag?!?
Aside from being my personal favorites, these products are great gift ideas for your Sister, BFF, Co-Worker, Cousin, daughter or whoever “She” is. Make this year’s gift giving memorable and GIFT HER something valuable this holiday season. FACE/BODY BRUSH SET, $100, available at VITAGOODS.COM GIFT HER the VITA GOODS Perfect Skin Plus Set so she can keep her skin clear and smooth throughout the year. 2. FACIAL TRAVEL KIT, $165, available … Continue reading Gifts To Enhance Her Lifestyle!
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!
Summer is here, so ditch the heavy creams and greasy serums we needed to protect our skin from the frigid cold temps of winter because summer is all about “Less is more”. Piling on excess product as temperatures rise will only lead to clogged pores and breakouts and who has time for breakouts especially with your luxury vacation is around the corner! But lets face it, … Continue reading Summer Skincare Products