Diet and the Acne Beast

Our skin is our largest organ and is a reflection of what’s going on inside. Yes, some people are blessed with phenomenal genes (we don’t have to like those people) ha! Seriously, though, consider this, if you’re sick, stressed, malnourished, allergic… sooner or later these things show up on your skin. Your skin becomes a […]

A Little Time For Myself

In the service industries, providers spend their days taking care of patients and clients, as is our passion to do so, yet we are often lacking when it comes to taking care of ourselves. I am guilty! While it is a huge blessing to be able to take care of my own skin, there is […]

Microneedling + Peel + Lip Color

When you get to be of a certain age (oh, use your imagination!), it can be a challenge keeping your skin looking youthful. There are a few maddening individuals who maintain a fresh complexion despite never doing anything good for their skin, but I’m not bitter. Not bitter at all. Ha! A nice complexion doesn’t come […]

Lip-tabulous! LipSense!

Today I got to have a coffee date with two of my favorite ladies, Amy Crawford (Ultherapy/Merz rep), and Jennifer Solsten (pharmaceutical rep). At the same time! I see both of them somewhat regularly, but we had not all been together at the same time in probably three years. On this day of torrential downpours, […]

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 […]

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 […]