Clutter. Clutter is when you can’t use your table because it’s covered with papers… It’s when you can’t find the things you need, so you end up buying more… which only adds to the clutter. It starts small, but it creeps up on you… The worse it gets, the harder it is to clean up. […]
What’s your favorite makeup look? Whether it’s bronzed & glowing, soft & neutral, a dark smokey eye, or a classic red lip — I think they’re all gorgeous. But my favorite? Invisible makeup. You may know it as “no makeup” makeup. This minimal technique subtly enhances your features and evens out your complexion. But it […]
April 24, 2020 By Victoria R.READ MORE
Today, I’ll be shining the spotlight on a major Hollywood icon and trendsetter… And I’ll show you four ways you can recreate her timeless Spring-ready look later in this blog post. You may know her from her Academy Award-winning performance in The Country Girl. You may have seen the luxurious Hermès bag named after her… […]
February 20, 2019 By Victoria R.
Women have been obsessing over their eyelashes since the days of the ancient Egyptians… But the type of false lashes we use today date back only to the early 20th century. A Hollywood makeup artist, Max Factor, brought false lashes to the big screen. Movie stars such as Bette Davis, Joan Crawford, and Lauren Bacall […]
Did you know Facebook has TV shows now? It’s a platform called “Facebook Watch.” I’ve been catching up on a series called Queen America, starring Oscar-winner Catherine Zeta-Jones as a sharp-tongued pageant queen coach. While watching, I couldn’t help but notice her gorgeous hair. At nearly 50, she’s still got incredibly luscious, full locks. I decided to dig […]
February 4, 2019 By Victoria R.
Makeup has always been one of my favorite “anti-aging” tools because it can instantly make your skin look more dewy, cover up dark spots, and draw attention to your best features (and away from wrinkles). But did you know you can also use makeup to “fake” higher cheekbones, a sculpted jawline, and “lifted” skin? You […]
A couple days ago, I told you about a popular new exfoliation treatment that’s all the rage in Hollywood right now called dermaplaning. This procedure involves an esthetician “shaving” a layer of dead skin cells off your face — revealing glowing, radiant skin underneath. Many of you wrote in asking how to get the benefits […]
November 29, 2018 By Victoria R.
I want to start by saying that I always have your best interest at heart. Sadly, I cannot say the same for other skincare companies. Just two weeks ago, dozens of anti-aging products sold on “reputable” e-commerce giants Amazon and eBay were found to contain dangerous levels of mercury. In the U.S., the legal limit […]
It was the kind of Thanksgiving you dream about. Everyone was getting along. The in-laws were laughing together. For a beautiful moment, it was perfect… But then Uncle Steve pointed out that my son wasn’t eating the turkey… My son is a vegan. Steve ramped up his attack. And immediately, it turned into a heated […]
November 14, 2018 By Victoria R.
I recently got back from a beauty conference in Dallas, TX where I shook a lot of hands. And one thing I noticed, is how dry people’s hands were! To me, they felt like sandpaper… so I can’t imagine how they felt to their owner. This got me thinking… whatever those people are using to […]
October 16, 2018 By Victoria R.
Autumn is finally here! Which means it’s time to start paying extra attention to your skin. The transition from the summer heat to chilly weather in the fall, can be pretty rough on your skin — so don’t forget to use your moisturizer! But the change in temperature may not be your biggest concern this […]
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