Eyebrow Wow

In the beauty industry, we often hear, and sometimes say, that eyebrows are sisters, but not twin sisters. Well, mine were step-cousins, okay? It was not flattering, especially for someone IN the beauty industry! Many moons ago, almost two decades now, I went from having fairly decent natural brows to letting my boss at the first […]

Lira Clinical – Science, Nature, & Great Results

It was a former master esthetics student of mine who came back from a skincare conference super excited about a hot new product line she had discovered there  – Lira Clinical. I looked into it and was able to make contact with the wonderful Aimee Fuentes, who is the NW Regional Sales/Educator and In Clinic Trainer. Aimee […]

Guess What You’re Getting For Christmas?!!

When Mama is on hiatus, guess what? Don’t be surprised if you get a homemade Christmas gift! Homemade gifts sometimes get a bad rap, why is that? A handmade gift is thoughtful and charming… unless it happens to be crocheted shorts for the men in your life! Though some people may appreciate that also. Crochet […]

True Beauty

Sometimes it takes a true friend to come alongside you and pick you up, help dust you off, and remind you of… who you are! The most wonderful thing about love and friendship is when someone helps you to see something good inside yourself. This happened to me recently. There is something about growing up […]

Here I Grow Again!

I love the beauty industry! And it’s a good thing, as I have spent most of my adult life in the midst of it. The years I have spent working in salons, spas, & med spas have shaped how I see & experience the world around me. I know that I KNOW true beauty comes […]

Summertime Thang… Wedding Makeup & Skin

Do you have weddings to attend this summer? Or maybe YOU are getting married?!! Let’s talk about makeup and skincare then. Makeup and skincare go together as a topic, or at least, they should. The skin is the canvas, and the healthier and smoother, the better you and your makeup will look. What you do […]