Monthly Archives - October 2015

Video: Current Fall Makeup Routine Featuring TEMPTUAir

Above: Beauty + skincare featured in my video. Happy Friday!  I, for one, cannot believe how quickly October flew by...between travel and an insane work schedule, it was a veritable flash.  That being said, I am excited to be sharing my daily fall beauty routine...

Dolce & Gabbana Sophia Loren Signature N° 1 Lipstick: A Class Act

Above: The Dolce & Gabbana Sophia Loren Signature N° 1 Lipstick. Designed as a grand tribute to screen goddess Sophia Loren, the Dolce & Gabbana Sophia Loren Signature N° 1 Lipstick is utterly sublime.  Deemed a "natural red," this raspberry-toned crimson has a soft, shiny finish that drenches...

Jumpstarting My Day with Elizabeth Arden

Above: A new morning ritual. Kindly allow me to be candid when I confess that I am not a morning person; this reality is unfortunate in light of the fact that my work responsibilities require me to wake up by 6:15 each day.  Two alarms...

15 Beauty Innovations That Should Be on Your Radar

Above: The test subjects. As an editor, my access to fresh beauty and skincare releases is a dream come to life; never did I imagine that I would have the opportunity to spend my time test driving the products that I do.   Although the immediate...

Boca Beauty Story: Trusted Favorites + New Fall Releases

I am on the final leg of my trip to Florida as type this and, while our travels were absolutely beautiful, I am looking forward to getting back to my regular hours of life.  We’ve had a week of jam-packed days, insanely delicious (but...

Monday Bits & Bobs: Tom Ford Noir Collection Swatches + Some On-Location Style Notes

Above: Style Note #1...On the cusp of heading in...wearing a Paige Denim Trudy blouse, Frame cutoffs and All Saints Dorica sandals (my current obsession and also on sale right now!). I hope your week is off to a lovely start, dear readers.  We are still...

FOTD: Miami Edition + New Products Galore

Above: Products for effortless beauty. Happy weekend to you!  I am now on day two of a week long getaway to Florida and, while I’ve been posting to Instagram frequently, my moments to write have been few and far between thus far.  After teaching through...

Beauty Professor on the Neiman Marcus Blog: Finding Your Perfect Red Lip

Red lips...forever classic, but which one to choose?  My latest article for the Neiman Marcus blog, tackles this timeless conundrum, offering 7 options for every lip color connoisseur!   Read the full, image-laden story HERE and scroll on for a quick overview of the shades (with...

Simple Arithmetic: 3 New Skincare Gems + a Matte Nude Lipstick = a Fresh Fall Look

Above: Three skincare discoveries. I hope your weekend is going well!  Today's post is dedicated to some delightful skincare discoveries  as well as a gorgeous nude lipstick, added in for good measure.  In sum, they comprise a fresh fall look! Above: Skincare! The 3 skincare gems are...

New Green Beauty from Gressa…Prepare to Glow

Above: Gressa newness. Having lauded the beauty of the Gressa Minimalist Foundation in the past (swatch heavy review  HERE), I am thrilled to introduce the lastest additions to the Gressa family: Lumiere Luminous Complexion Fluid and Jolie Lip Boost.  These color-saturated formulas are versatile and...