Half Top Knot

Looking for an easy, lazy day style? Look no further. Try out the new hair trend that's sweeping the nation- or possibly already swept the nation and now us mid-west girls are just figuring it out. A half-top knot is so easy and so trendy and so cute and so fresh. You should give it … Continue reading Half Top Knot


Makeup for Work

Yes, I work in a hair salon. Yes, I have to look a little better than the average human. Yes, I struggle to get ready in less than 30 min. But I'm sure you're curious, right? https://youtu.be/75DRhI2c6DQ I always start with a fresh face (meaning: clean and moisturized). I use a primer first and foremost, … Continue reading Makeup for Work

Easy Workout Hair and Makeup

I know, I know, you don't want to have to wear makeup at the gym. I don't either. And sometimes, I just skip it altogether. But if I have an extra 5 minutes to look pretty and awake and alive, I do this quick routine.  https://youtu.be/rbfyyWmEvF4 First, I wash, dry, and moisturize my face. I … Continue reading Easy Workout Hair and Makeup

Simple Round Brush Style

Round-brushing your own hair- a daunting task. I know. I've been there. I've talked to many clients and friends who are just downright terrified of that brush getting stuck. I'm here to tell you it's possible. With the right products and tools, you can have an at-home blow-out that costs next to nothing! https://youtu.be/4c0sWlR1k1I Start … Continue reading Simple Round Brush Style

Hey There!

Welcome to my blog! I've decided to give this a whirl because I enjoy writing, taking photos, and teaching my guests about hair and makeup. I get a lot of the same questions over and over at the salon I work at, Coiffeteria in East Grand Rapids, MI. Some of the questions I'd like to … Continue reading Hey There!