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My Secret Weapon in the Winter Months

Cold and windy weather in the winter months is just terrible for our skin and this arctic freeze moving through the country surely isn’t helping us! This fantastic hydrating serum, Eve Lom Intense Hydration Serum, is my go-to secret weapon to help keep my skin hydrated and protected. I was finding that my skin was […]

Top-10 Drug Store Buys

  L’OREAL Overnight Mask Perfect for when your skin is dehydrated after the sun, I use this leave on, night time mask once a week.  My skin feels velvety soft in the morning, my lines are less pronounced and my skin is radiant! I would use it more often but  I have combination/oily skin so […]

Three Minute Squat Challenge

Looking to add some quick, lower body blasting cardio/toning to your routine, then you will LOVE this three minute squat challenge. The demo video is below but here is a brief description. All you will need is a stopwatch and, trust me, this will leave your legs feeling like Jell-O! 0–.30: Squats .30-1:00 : Jump […]

Standing Abs Series

Get up off of that floor and join me in a standing abs series sure to tone your core and get that heart rate up! If you feel like you have reached a plateau doing your normal crunches or just want a change, incorporate this series into your next workout.  Aim for one full minute […]

The Many Uses of Coconut Oil

  Dr. Oz, morning shows, magazines…everyone is talking about the health benefits of coconut oil. What’s more, though, is that it is a great go-to for so many beauty tricks too. These easy and inexpensive DIY home remedies are a must try! So join the coconut oil bandwagon, you won’t be disappointed! How to Get […]

BB and CC Cream Reviews

I won’t lie. I was nervous about the BB cream and then the CC cream craze because I was afraid they were going to feel “mask-like”.  I expected the BB and CC creams to be thick and clog my pores and some that I tried, did.  But at last, after spending hours in Sephora, I […]

Speed Up Your Morning Routine

Do you have a hard time getting started in the morning? So much so that you end up feeling so scattered that you can barely get all the things done you need for the day before you get out the door?  Did you know that you can cut your morning routine time down by simply […]

Black and White is OH SO RIGHT!

Flip open any magazine or walk into any trendy retailer and the black and white combos are everywhere! It is by far one of the hottest trends for spring 2013 and it’s popping up all over the red carpet.  From full outfits to just a touch with a necklace or handbag, this look is very […]