Category: autumn

  • coffee and skincare

    Coffee and Skincare

    Happy #NationalCoffeeDay! Have another cup because coffee has some pretty cool beauty benefits.

    In addition to the many health benefits of drinking coffee – our skin can benefit too! By introducing caffeine into your skin care routine, you will be left with toned, smooth skin all over your body.


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    the Benefits of Pumpkin in Skincare

    Now that it is officially Fall, we’ve got pumpkin on our mind. From Pumpkin Spice Lattes at Starbucks to Pumpkin Pie flavored candles and everything in between, pumpkin has exploded over the past few years. But did you know that pumpkin has some great benefits for the skin as well?

    To prepare your skin for the cold harsh weather, add skincare products with Autumn’s star seasonal ingredient – pumpkin to your fall regimen.



    Revamp your Skincare Routine for Fall

    Just like you switch up your wardrobe to work for the changing seasons, it’s important to do the same with your skincare regimen. While summer skincare is all about sun protection, fall brings its own challenges – repairing any summer skin damage and preparing your skin for the cooler temps.

    The change in seasons can be a shock to the health of the epidermis. As the air becomes drier, so does our skin, leaving it feeling tight, flaky, even red and over sensitized. Simple changes in our skincare regime can return it to a state of balance and even combat the damage it endured over the summer months. (more…)

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    Detoxing Your Skin After Holiday Celebrations

    I have always loved the holidays. I’m happiest when I’m with my family and friends and that is the best part for me during holiday celebrations. The second best thing obviously is all the delicious foods! We have a traditional American Thanksgiving dinner at my inlaws’ home and at my family’s home they add a little twist to just a turkey…we include our favorite Puerto Rican holiday dishes which is absolutely my favorite! (more…)

  • blinc pallete review

    Blinc Shadow Fusion Palette Review

    A beautiful neutral palette that contains 10 shadows in total. Five of which are matte and five are shimmer. The shadows are enclosed within a heavy-duty case that also houses a duo-ended brush and a mirror. This palette contains warm and cool tone shades and is both vegan and cruelty free. The combinations of shadows and application techniques can be combined to make an endless number of both day and evening looks. (more…)

  • no shave november

    No Shave November

    You’ve seen it on celebrities and on friends, heard about it from various companies and stores doing the contest with all of their employees and you’ve probably have heard about it on the news. No Shave November is a fun and easy way to raise money for a great cause while enjoying yourself. Many companies tweak the rules a bit to work with their dress codes. (more…)

  • halloween makeup tutorial comic book

    Halloween Makeup Tutorial – Pop-Art / Comic Book

    Halloween is right around the corner. Here is another Halloween makeup tutorial look that is getting a lot of hits lately. It’s the Pop Art/Comic Book character look. This is a great look for both guys and girls and can be done in a lot of variations, plus it is super easy. I used my Blinc Eyeliner pen and red Halloween cream makeup for this look.  (more…)

  • deer makeup tutorial

    How To: Halloween Makeup Tutorial – The Deer

    October is one of my favorite times of year because at the end of it, after I’ve drowned myself in everything pumpkin, I get to dress up! Want to be a deer this year for Halloween, all you need is a brown shirt, some deer ears & this adorable doe eyed makeup look that is quick and easy to do. (more…)

  • pumpkin skincare

    Pumpkin based Skincare

    While being obsessed with all things pumpkin spice flavored may make you a “basic”, knowing the skin and hair benefits of this fall fruit makes you a beauty ingredient aficionado!

    Pumpkin is loaded with antioxidants, minerals and enzymes. Pumpkin is the perfect ingredient for youthful and blemish-free skin, and it has healthy hair growth benefits as well! (more…)

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    Latest Fall Fashion & Skincare Trends

    Bring on the leggings, sweater dresses and riding boots! Autumn is now upon us and it is time to switch up not only our closets, but also our beauty bags!


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    Fall Skincare Picks

    I have not wanted to admit it, but atlas summer is over. Soon the leaves will change their hue. Autumn’s change parallels the change we need to make in regards to our skincare as colder and drier weather approaches. This change is all about proper hydration and repairing the damaged caused by improper sun protection.