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summer makeup tips

Gettin’ Peachy With It — Summer Makeup Picks Redux

Gettin’ Peachy With It — Summer Makeup Picks Redux

Pink is all the rage for summer makeup.  But I'm a little over it.  Dont' get me wrong, I love pink.  Just look at my blog theme.  Pink is so girlie and cute.  But who wants to look girlie and cute all the time. Editor's note: When this post first published, I had a different […]

Simple Sexy Weekend Makeup

Simple Sexy Weekend Makeup

Do you ever dread putting on your “face” on the weekends? Facing makeup is not always what we care to do on an “off day”. Rather than going bare-faced, try simple sexy!  Choose double, even triple duty items that made it simple to look fresh and vibrant, yet sexy, on a laid back Saturday. Doesn’t Joy […]

Beat the Heat — Water Resistant Makeup

I live in the San Francisco Bay Area — Oakland to be exact.  I guess we are just spoiled when it comes to weather.  Recently our temperatures have reached nearly 100° and the complaint level is has too.  For us, anything over 75° is unbearable.  So like any respectable woman, I found myself at the […]

Simply Sexy Weekend Makeup

I no longer have the typical Monday through Friday work week, but when I did, I couldn’t bear to think of putting on a full face of makeup on Saturday.  I learned to choose double, even triple duty items that made it simple to look fresh and vibrant, yet sexy on a laid back Saturday.  Here […]

Simple Solution for Excessive Sweating

So not only are we in our summer season, I happen to be of the age where I am having my own personal summers.  It’s just not fun.  It’s not cute.  At the most akward times I find sweat pouring profusely from my face.  Or I am fanning myself with whatever is at hand, and […]

Summer Makeup Trends — Look #1 Bright Lipstick

Summer is officially here and it’s time to change up your makeup look.  Try on one of the summer makeup trends I am presenting here this week.  The first summer makeup look that I love and plan to start wearing my self is a fresh clean face with a bold bright lip. To acheive this […]

It’s Almost Summer, Ditch that Black Eyeliner

 Summer is almost here and it’s time to look like you are embracing the lively fresh face of summer.  I don’t care if you don’t feel like it, do it anyway.  It’s pretty easy.  First of all, get rid of black eyeliner.  Unless of course you are a die hard goth.  Leave that dark black […]