Beauty

Topsy Tail Pigtails Hair Tutorial

This Hair Tutorial is so easy to follow,  if you can put your hair in pigtails, you can do these topsy tail pigtails. It’s a fun, cute style that takes me back to my school days. If you’re feeling advanced, stick some flowers in it in the end! Do you remember the topsy tail?  It was quite the craze during my middle school years and a mother’s dream since all you had to do was simply separate the hair immediately above a simple ponytail and tuck the ponytail up and through it creating a roll of hair on either …

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The 3 Retinol Products I use Every Day and Swear By

Last week a friend texted me asking if I had a Retinol cream I loved. “I’m sure you already have a blog post about this. Sorry for texting,” she added. Considering how much consideration I’ve given the products in my bathroom drawer, especially the ones with Retinol, it was odd that I actually didn’t. A handful of images and texts back and forth later and this post practically wrote itself. After much trial and error and a lot of drying my skin out, these are the 3 retinol products that I couldn’t imagine …

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The New + Improved REDEFINE Regimen and Eye Cream from RODAN + FIELDS

Thank you to Rodan + Fields for sponsoring this post. All thoughts and opinions are my own. If variety is the spice of life, then my flavor profile would be something along the lines of zesty and bold. I nearly always tend towards trying something new over the familiar, experimenting rather than sticking to routine. Nowhere is there more evidence of this than in my skincare drawer in my bathroom. I accumulate samples and new products faster than my kids stockpile stuffed animals and often change my routine on a whim. When RODAN + FIELDS asked …

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The Five Skincare Routines of Some of Our Favorite People

Life in your twenties is pretty grand!  If you’re reading this and you’re a twenty-something, let me offer you just one piece of advice: Take care of your skin! I wish I would have started with a skincare routine years and years ago, but it really wasn’t until I was pregnant with Parker that I started to take note of my skin.  (I talked about it a little here this week, too.)  Since there are so many products out there, I was interested to see what some of the women I most respect in the beauty industry swear by and they …

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