Chantecaille Radiant Fresh Luminous Gloss

April 9, 2014 lips
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Chantecaille’s new spring lip gloss has been like this little gem of shining light on my vanity. To the point that I almost feel guilty for having not shared this beauty! My preferred shade is Framboise which looks shocking in the tube but is the most wearable, rosy pink on the lips. Framboise appears to […]

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Caress Body Wash and Soap

April 8, 2014 bath and body
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File this under drugstore find of the month (or maybe year): Caress body wash – once a relic of silly old 80s commercials – smells amazing. Why haven’t I snapped these up earlier? Their Fine Fragrance line has sophisticated and uplifting scents that have transformed my shower. I’ve been using Emerald Rush, Aqua Sparkle and […]

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Three Perfecting Primers

April 8, 2014 face
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It wasn’t but just a short couple of years ago that I dismissed primers as an extra unnecessary step. So often they felt like spackle or were full of hard-to-work-with silicon. But today’s primers are a totally different story. Not only do they perfect skin as a canvas for foundation. They can be worn along […]

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Three Must-See Favorites

April 3, 2014 bath and body
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Hey… because it is almost Friday – three superstars I had to share with you. Click on the items in the image for more shopping information. BeautyADDICTS Face2Face Cream to Powder Foundation This indie brand isn’t widely available but it should be. While I usually don’t care for cream foundations, this one works to improve […]

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Wednesday On The Web and March Favorites

April 2, 2014 news
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I’m one of those people who relishes a good storm. This afternoon and tomorrow is supposed to bring a wild ride of weather, so I am stocking up on Mexican takeout and queuing up the movies for a couple cozy nights in. Seems cozy nights in is the name of the game lately. Not sure […]

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Warm It Up!

April 1, 2014 face
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Well, hello there April. While it is cold and rainy here today, I’d like to officially mark this day as the beginning of spring. I know technically it was back in March, but I have a dirty secret for you. I absolutely hate April Fool’s Day. I fall for some prank every single time. On […]

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Clinique Skin Care Diagnostic + Free Gift At Macy’s

March 31, 2014 skin-care
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Sometimes heading to the skincare counter at a department store can be a daunting experience. Some shoppers just want a straightforward regimen designed for their skin type. And Clinique has always done that well. In my earliest beauty-enthusiast years, I remember playing with Clinique’s sliding diagnostic tool found at their counters. These days, they have […]

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Oklahoma Magazine April Column

March 28, 2014 news
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Check out my April column in Oklahoma Magazine. Make sure to pick up a full issue or read it online here.

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Spring Prep Skin Care On FOX23′s Great Day Green Country

March 28, 2014 skin-care
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We can now officially say spring has sprung and with that comes the reality that swimsuit/shorts/tank top season is just weeks away. Not only am I hitting the gym a little harder, but I am also changing up my skin care game. With a couple tweaks, we can have clear, radiant skin and sandal-ready feet. […]

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Boots #ArchMadness

March 27, 2014 eyes
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My go-to brow products have been part of my vanity routine for years. I have been faithful to Anastasia Brow Gel and the Tom Ford Brow Sculptor together for over two years. So imagine my glee when these affordable pencils and treatments from Boots delighted me to no end. For the past couple of weeks, […]

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Fighting Dry Skin With Perricone MD Chia Serum

March 27, 2014 skin-care
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Is it an oil, serum or moisturizer? Frankly, after three weeks of testing… I am not quite sure it isn’t all three. Chia has been on my mind (I’m striving to incorporate refrigerator oatmeal into my routine). Chia Seeds, a key ingredient of refrigerator oatmeal, are a valuable source of Omega-3 fatty acids, crucial for […]

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