In a perfect world, we all have perfectly imperfect, loose, beachy waves every day. Heck, in a perfect world, we wouldn't have to do anything and our hair would look like that. But, alas, this is not a perfect world. Those perfectly messy waves require some training and work. But it IS possible 🙂 https://youtu.be/laoBsJ0JI-w In … Continue reading Loose Waves
This weekend, I had the honor of being a part of my little brother's wedding in Indianapolis- in many ways. I did the bride (now my sister-in-law's) hair, along with four bridesmaids' hair and my beautiful mama's hair. I love doing hair for weddings- in fact, one of the things that prompted me to start … Continue reading An Indiana Wedding
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
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
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
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
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!