Are you sitting down? Yes? Okay, good. You are looking at the newest face of Pantene‘s Aqua Light campaign. (Oh, there goes the heart-beating thing again.) Starting today, if you live in North America, you might just be seeing me on your television (35+ networks!) for the next few months. (Dying.) I’ve had 5 months [...]
If you follow me on Pinterest, you might have noticed my recent obsession with braids. I don’t know if it’s because it seems like the perfect challenge or I have a thing for Pippi Longstocking, but I can’t get enough. I like to sport a cute side braid or a few little ones tied together [...]
Well. You all are about the most lovely people ever. Thank you so much for your supportive comments this week. Really, you had such wonderful things to say, and I loved reading every single one of your achievements. We’ve got some serious superwomen in our midst. As much as I want to leave that post [...]
Rumor has it some mighty fine individuals have tried my curling iron tutorial with success. (Can we call it the Whoorl Curl? Oh, come on…please? Humor me.) Take a gander at these hot mamas. Three favorite ladies – Mandy, Rita, and Molly. LOVE IT. Keep sending pics! (This reminds me of my Blunt Bang Brigade [...]
Using a flat iron isn’t super time-consuming, I swear. Here are four simple steps to achieving straight, smooth and shiny hair!
You know what I think you should do this weekend? Create soft, loose, and bouncy curls in your hair and make all the other ladies completely envious. Awwww, yeahhhh. For those of you who go waayyyy back with me, my very first hair tutorial involved creating loose curls with a curling iron, but not using [...]
My 2012 resolution is to embrace my natural texture, and here are some of the products I’m currently using. Redken All Soft Shampoo and Conditioner Wide-tooth comb Aveda Be Curly Pantene Beautiful Lengths Smoothing Balm Oribe Supershine Moisturizing Cream Macadamia Healing Oil Treatment Redken All Soft Argan Oil Nuxe Multi-Purpose Dry Oil Some of the [...]
1. I spent most of yesterday being filmed for a documentary featuring stylish moms. (What the WHAT? How super cool/exciting/insane is that?? I can’t wait to see!) I just had to share this photo because I can’t stop laughing. First off, Wito is the little speck in the distance, about to be taken out to [...]
2012 is shaping up to be a year full of travel for me, so I thought I would tell you about some travel products and tools that I’m using right now. Let me know if you have any favorites int he comments!
Congratulations to #68, Jamie! You’re blowout products will be on the way shortly!
Who’s in need of a perfect blowout this holiday season? Well, thanks to StyleBell, I am giving away the Perfect Blowout Set, including: Solano Ceramic Brush 44mm – This revolutionary brush is ceramic, ionic, and made from tourmaline to give you the ultimate in blow-out capabilities. Maijan Pure Moroccan Oil – A leave-in hair serum [...]
Meet Stephanie. She has experimented with many different lengths, as you can see here. From Stephanie’s email: When I’m just going for a straight style with the ends slightly curled under, this only really works when it’s short. When it falls to my shoulders/clavicle, those curled under ends are flipped up in minutes. This is [...]
I’m always mentioning a product or two in passing, but I’ve never put together a comprehensive list of my very favorite hair and beauty products until now. A few days ago, I sat down on my bathroom floor and spent a good amount of time going through my cabinets and makeup case, making sure not [...]
Last week, I was invited by the lovely folks at Drybar to drop in the salon and enjoy a complimentary blowout. Trust me, it was time, as you can tell from the following photo. It had been several days, ladies and gents. Mama needed a wash. Upon arriving at the salon, I fell in love [...]
I can honestly say that I’m no longer updo-challenged, thanks to Christina’s eBook. Check out 30 Days of Gorgeous Updos!
I don’t know about you, but I’m updo-challenged. Besides the fact that my hair repels bobby pins with brute force, I have never been able to get the hang of it. That is, until now. Seriously, ladies, I think I’ve figured it all out, thanks to Christina’s blog, Hair Romance. Have you seen her blog? [...]
1. Do you have a Drybar in your area? If so, run as fast as your little legs can carry you right this very minute. $35 for the most fabulous blowdry you could imagine. (And they have a menu of blowdry styles! Sleek and Straight! Straight with body! Loose curls! Beach curls! LOVE IT.) I [...]
I am so excited to announce that the super secret project I’ve been working on this entire year just launched! Style United! This is truly a one-stop shop for all things beauty, hair, and style. I’ve been writing articles and filming all sorts of tutorials, and I hope you all enjoy it as much I [...]