The Queen of all BB Creams

I know I've written about BB Creams before and have had different favorites along the way, but this one is different. Tarte BB Tinted 12-Hour Primer is the holy grail of BB creams. I tried it at the beginning of summer and instantly knew I had found THE ONE. It goes on with the silkiness [...]

Pure Envy…Lipstick that is…

I recently appeared on "Twin Cities Live" and "Kare 11 Saturday" to talk about Go Red for Women. I was honored to style three amazing heart survivors and to hear their stories. And I was relieved to learn I would have a makeup artist! I'm okay with the day-to-day makeup application, but this was TV.... [...]

Golden Globe Beauty

I know, I already did a post on Jennifer Lawrence. I guess you could say she's my new girl crush. She looked spectacular at the Golden Globe Awards last night. Everything was spot on-the dress, the hair, the makeup. Total perfection. Not to mention she won for "American Hustle". Is it me or does Jennifer [...]

Snow Glow

One of my all-time favorite movies is "Beautiful Girls". The cast is great, the plot entertaining, but more than anything, I love how it truly captures how cold winters are in Minnesota. It reminds me of my hometown and why I still live here even when I'm a summer girl at heart. The other thing [...]

Black on Black

Hello my lovely stylistas! Today I had to decide whether or not to renew my domain, and after much thought I decided to give it another year. My new position has me very busy, especially with the holidays, but I really want to make the time to continue blogging (and hopefully with much more frequency). [...]

Beach Lover

By now, I think you all realize I love summer. I am a Leo and we cats love the sun and heat. I also love summer because I have a glow and need less makeup. Because of the importance of sunscreen, most of my glow is created by self-tanner and the right combination of products. [...]