Tips and Tricks

Tip Tuesday #66

Here’s another tip for Tip Tuesday: Today’s tip is about drying your makeup brushes after cleaning: After cleaning your makeup brushes keep moisture out of the ferrule, that is the fancy name for the base of your bristles, by hanging them upside down to dry.  This simple trick will prolong the life of your brushes by preventing the… Continue reading Tip Tuesday #66

no gym no problem

No Gym? No Problem! #21

This is a quick 10-minute ab workout by Fitness Blender! This workout can be used by itself or you can add it on to another workout. Even though each exercise is only done once, you’ll get a get a good burn. Remember to keep good form and warm up before and stretch after you exercise! Are… Continue reading No Gym? No Problem! #21

Weekly Product Highlight

Chapstick

~Weekly Product Highlight~ Chapstick~ When it comes to lip balms, I am very particular!  Sometimes it is the simplest and the most classic products that work the best for me. No matter how many times I stray, I always come back to the original classic ChapStick.  I don’t know what it is about this classic… Continue reading Chapstick

ditch the diet

The Great Carb Controversy Part 1

 ~Ditch The Diet~ Let’s REALLY talk about carbs, yup I am going THERE… No other nutrient has caused so much confusion or controversy. Keep in mind that what you do to lose the weight is what you will have to do to maintain it. Let me say that again: What you DO to LOSE the… Continue reading The Great Carb Controversy Part 1

Tips and Tricks

Tip Tuesday #65

Here’s another tip for Tip Tuesday: Always smooth in moisturizer in upward strokes. Pulling down on your skin can eventually lead to sagging.   Gravity and time are already hard enough on us!  Also, don’t forget to moisturize your neck and chest!  The neck and chest area, if not properly taken care of, can be… Continue reading Tip Tuesday #65