Très Chic Beauty Tips

19 Nov 2014 0

My love affair with the French continues. I just finished "How to Be Parisian Wherever You Are: Love, Style, and Bad Habits". The quick read is full of essays with fashion imagery, quotes and advice on everything from fashion to rules on love to beauty, straight from 4 Parisian/girlfriends - model and Chanel ambassador Caroline ...

C+B Beauty Closet: Holiday Skin

13 Nov 2014 0

Unless you've been living under a rock (which I completely understand), you know that we are in the full swing of the holiday season. First up, Thanksgiving! There have been Thanksgivings when I have had to make up to 4 stops in one day. Then there's Christmas Eve which is the big night for my ...

C+B Beauty Closet: THE best makeup tips I ever read

05 Nov 2014 0

This summer, Elle magazine did a huge feature of beauty experts and their superb tips. One of them was Caroline Hirons who is a British facialist and blogger. She gave her 10 commandments for "complexion nirvana" which combine amazing tips and british humor, be still my heart. Here are a few of my favorites, I will ...

C+B Beauty Closet: How to Unplug For Your Hair’s Sake

29 Oct 2014 0

One (and there are very few) of the best things about Summer being gone is the extreme heat on certain days and I'm not talking about the weather. Blow-drying your hair constantly is the fastest path to breakage and dead ends. Now that cooler days are here and hibernation is coming (half-dread sigh), its a ...

C+B Beauty Closet: Bare Beauty Loves

22 Oct 2014 0

Whenever reading celebrity beauty articles, I always love to see what the celebrities feel is their one or two makeup products that is a must before they walk out the door even if they choose to wear nothing else on their face. For me, its a eye brown pencil and a eye lash curler. Oh ...

C+B Beauty Closet: The #1 Acne Spot Treatment

15 Oct 2014 0

Kate Sommerville's "EradiKate Acne Treatment" has been named the #1 product to quickly eliminate a troublesome zit by at Rank & Style, a site that uses customer reviews, editors' picks, and overall buzz to figure out which products are going to work the hardest for you without killing your bank account. I've had EradiKate in my ...

C+B Beauty Closet: Nails Tricks -n- Trade

08 Oct 2014 0

The nail trend is still going strong but what will never go out of style is pretty, healthy, well taken care of nails. I'm pretty harsh on my nails and I like to get them polished pretty often so here are some great tricks -n- trade (get it, Halloween time?) to keep your hands Pinterest ...

C+B Beauty Closet: Better Care for Your Hair

01 Oct 2014 0

While my one best friend, Ashley does killer makeup and facials, my other, Brittany does killer hair. I've learned a few Social Heirloom gems from her over the years from her coloring and cutting my hair and a few that I'm picked up on my own from everyday care. I have very thick and course ...

Face Mapping: Acne Reasonings & Solutions

24 Sep 2014 0

I may be almost 30 but I still get a pimple or two, usually stress driven. Instead of going straight to the dermatologist or buying a million new products, I came across face mapping, which combines modern dermatology with ancient Chinese medicine. Its the idea that there’s a connection between your habits (eating, sleeping, etc), ...

C+B Beauty Closet: Skincare Tips for Fall

17 Sep 2014 1

She's a reoccuring "celeb" on C+B but I can't help it. My girlfriend Ashley knows a trick or two for great skin, her own is a prime example. As much as I love her to myself sometimes, I wanted to share her secrets here with my friends. Without further a due.. photosource: Pinterest Have a skincare tip or ...