How to Fake Beach Waves

The beach is a wonderful place. Salt (or not, if you're a Michigander like me), sand, waves crashing, gentle breezes, tall grasses- all of these things come to mind. Life is more peaceful at the beach and hair is more casual and less fussy. Here's a tutorial I made on creating a fake beach wave … Continue reading How to Fake Beach Waves

Exploring Creation

Beauty is not just how we look. It's not just about us at all. Beauty can be found in everything around us- nature, architecture, paintings, photographs, flowers, wood grains, the list goes on. My favorite way to discover beauty and become re-inspired is to literally explore creation on foot. The best way (in my opinion) … Continue reading Exploring Creation

Top 5 Favorites: Hair Products

So you might know that I'm a hairstylist. You might know that I am a fairly neat person. You might not know that I am a little bit of a product junkie. So instead of being a true hoarder and keeping all these goodies to myself, I thought it would be fun to share with … Continue reading Top 5 Favorites: Hair Products

Glowing Eyes and LipSense Tutorial

Welcome back to my blog! To go along with last week's post, Glowing Foundation, I decided to continue on the glowing trend with some glowing eyes. I also purchased a starter kit from LipSense and decided to give it a shot! Watch my YouTube tutorial for all the details! Let me know what you think! … Continue reading Glowing Eyes and LipSense Tutorial

Glowing Foundation

Foundation can be tricky. There are so many to choose from and when you finally do pick one, how are you supposed to put it on and look like you have smooth skin and didn't just smear paint on your face with your fingers? I had many makeup anxieties before I became a cosmetologist and … Continue reading Glowing Foundation

Easy Stacked Buns Updo

Hello again! Today we are going to talk through the steps to a beautiful, simple updo. This updo is great for a special event, a classy soiree, or just a day when you have dirty hair and want to look pretty!  https://youtu.be/k6sLMjPfvcs Step one, start with slightly dirty hair- you can use freshly washed hair, … Continue reading Easy Stacked Buns Updo

Vintage Waves

Hey there! Today's tutorial is based on a video tutorial I recently did.  https://youtu.be/q1xGIM6qCPo Vintage waves are perfect for a special event, date night, or just a day when you want to look extra fabulous! After filming this tutorial (found here), I went to work at my salon and received so many compliments! And you can … Continue reading Vintage Waves

Everyday Eyebrows

Little known fact about me: I fill in my eyebrows almost EVERY day. Here's my [almost] every day routine 🙂  https://youtu.be/Luj1TEIZPVg Start with a clean face and your choice of primer and/or foundation. Today, I am using Anastasia Beverly Hills Dipbrow Pomade in Soft Brown to fill and carve out my brows and an angled … Continue reading Everyday Eyebrows

Workout Hair: Tightropes

So you're about to head to the gym and you want to look extra cool today-  French braids are just out of the question (ain't nobody got time for that) and the floppy ponytail just won't cut it. I got you! Wow your workout buddies at your next spin class, boot camp, or yoga session … Continue reading Workout Hair: Tightropes

Simple Eyeshadow

A few weeks ago, my mom requested that I do a how-to video on eyeshadow. Since this week happened to be her birthday week, I was excited to do this video for her! Eyeshadow can be a bit complicated; even daunting! It creases, it looks splotchy, it looks too dark- so many things can go wrong. … Continue reading Simple Eyeshadow