Beauty

This simple and effective skincare routine will change your morning…

It feels like every day we are inundated with new options in the skincare space. Clever packaging, beautiful design and trendy buzzwords abound! I actually do want all of those things, but I also want to know that I am purchasing products that are going to give me actual results, too. Mama’s not 25 anymore! When I learned about Agency Skincare and their unique approach to skincare products and the daily skincare routine led by licensed medical providers, I was intrigued. Here’s how it works: The model for Agency is both simple and unique. …

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How To Do A Braided Bun Hair Tutorial

This braided bun hair tutorial is a great simple updo that is really easy to do yourself. It’s a easy and effortless for an everyday look, but elevated enough for wedding hair and it stays put all day long! Follow this step by step photo tutorial for a sleek and stylish look. After spending the last couple of days in California, I was reminded how much I love an effortless look. I find myself gravitating towards simple color palettes, often tonal with a lot of layers and textures. Similarly, my get-ready routines have been pared down …

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How I Do My Eyebrows: A Tutorial for Blonde Eyebrows

A short history on my relationship to my eyebrows goes a little like this: I have really light eyebrows. In the 90s that was great. I could wax them twice a year and no one was the wiser. Anytime I had my makeup professionally done, though, I was always uncomfortable with my eyebrows– probably because I wasn’t use to seeing them! I would always beeline it for the bathroom and begin smudging the eyebrow makeup to make them less noticeable. As I’ve gotten older and as eyebrows have made a comeback, I’ve learned to do …

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The Hair Stylist Secret to 5 Minute Waves

This hair stylist shared her secret to getting perfectly imperfect texture and waves in just 5 minutes… The fact that I have ever owned a hair straightener in my life is completely laughable. My hair is nothing if not stick straight, all on it’s own, no hot tools necessary.  I definitely prefer it with some texture and a wave, but the struggle is real when it comes to being short on time some mornings.  We popped into Martha Lynn’s Austin salon, Mirror Mirror last week and asked her to show us a thing or two about …

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