Monthly Archives - May 2016

Last Look: The Becca x Jaclyn Hill Champagne Collection + A Full Style & Beauty Look

The Internet has been positively agog with the arrival of the BECCA x Jaclyn Hill Champagne Collection.  The highlighter compact and eyeshadow palette have been splashed across every imaginable medium of social media (Instagram! Twitter! Snapchat!), accompanied by the glow-centric looks we've come accustomed...

Weekend Edit: A Memorial Day Sales Shopping Guide, A Foundation Rotation + My Latest Story For the Neiman Marcus Blog

Happy weekend to you!  What are your plans?  After an insanely busy week, I am looking forward to sticking super close to home, catching up on a host of products and taking advantage of the weekend sales with a bit of online shopping.  Although...

Beautiful Inside and Out: Newness from By Terry, TATCHA, Edward Bess, Chantecaille and Charlotte Tilbury

Beautiful inside and out! I love it when the packaging and presentation of skincare and beauty products is just as gorgeous as the products themselves.  Such is the case for this round of new discoveries!  Clean, pristine, delicate and feminine, they are stunning fusion of...

The Jouer Mermaid Collection–Swatches of Positively Everything

The Jouer Mermaid Collection. Happy start of the week, lovelies!  The *Jouer Mermaid Collection debuts on May 24th at 11 AM PST and I am over the moon to share an advance look at the stunning shades in this fresh release.   From luminous highlighters to color-drenched...

15 Game-Changing Products You Should Know

Game-changing: I often witness this particular distinction getting thrown around with wild abandon.  From bras to cars and everything in between, it seems that most entities can be argued to possess "game-changer" qualities; Forbes Magazine even has an entire article devoted to the "6...

Giorgio Armani Sepia Collection + New Beauty and Style Finds

Paradoxically, the past week felt both super long and like a flash.  Late spring marks some major transitions, namely, the impending end of my teaching semester while also signaling the release of a host of new products and collections!  Change is in the air,...

On the Radar: Skin, Hair and Body Care Discoveries

The amount of skincare that passes the Beauty Professor desk is tremendous.  That being said, I never tire of encountering new and innovative products that contribute to fuller hair and more youthful skin!  Today, I am excited to share a round of recent discoveries...

2 Easy Looks Featuring Tom Ford, La Prairie, Trophy Skin, Becca and Chantecaille

  Happy Friday!  This past week, I have been pressed for time and constantly in a rush.  It's times like these that I find myself gravitating towards the same gathering of beauty prodcts and settling into a  routine that is quick and easy to...

Fragrance Files: An Interview with Clive Christian’s Victoria Christian

Clive Christian...opulence incarnate. Last week, I had the privilege of meeting and inteviewing Victoria Christian of Clive Christian at Neiman Marcus Fashion Island.  As the eldest daughter of British designer Clive Christian, the ebullient Victoria travels the world as the ambassador of the venerable Clive...

Brimming with Beauty: A Mother’s Day Gift Guide for Every Type of Mother You Know!

Happy Monday!  Mother's Day is less than a week away and, in honor of the occasion, I have a round of beauty and accessory suggestions for every mother on your list.  Inspired by the Ulta Mother's Day Gift Guide, there are products curated for moms...