Author Archives: Alicia L

Product Review: Elizabeth Arden's Eight Hour Cream Skin Protectant

Elizabeth Arden Eight Hour Cream Skin Protectant

I’ve been using Elizabeth Arden’s Eight Hour Cream Skin Protectant for a few years now, and it’s probably my favorite skin care product that I own. From the very first time I used it, I was absolutely hooked! Eight Hour Cream Skin Protectant is a heavy duty skin hydrator. It can help to soothe sunburns […]

Sephora Announces New Monthly Beauty Box

Sephora store front

Sephora is finally getting into the beauty box subscription service! Their new service, named ‘Play!’ will be launching in September and will be available in Boston, Cincinnati, and Columbus before expanding to more US cities in 2016. This might just be the best news of 2015 for makeup lovers in the States! Sephora has become […]

How to Rock the Right Watch

Woman sitting down wearing a watch

Watches are a key component to any outfit. The right watch will not only keep you on time throughout the day, but will also double as a great, fashionable accessory. As designers get more and more creative with watches and treat them more as a fashion item rather than a practical necessity for everyone, we […]

Get Graceful with Gloves

Model wears gloves on the runway

No, we don’t mean winter gloves to keep you warm, we mean fun, feminine elbow gloves to make a statement during the fall! This trend is mostly being attributed to Amal Clooney’s appearance earlier this year at the Golden Globes, where her sophisticated white gloves were an ode to old Hollywood glamor. After that stunning […]

Say Goodbye to Ombré and Say Hello to Colombré

Woman with colombre hair

While ombré still looks great and always will, it’s starting to get a little bit old. If you’re looking for something a little more exciting, you need to try the trendy new style of colombré! It’s like the love-child of ombré and the trendy rainbow style, but takes a bit less guts than going full […]

The Healing Powers of Quartz

Rose quartz necklace

While crystals and stones add an earthy feel to any piece of jewelry, they could be doing a lot more for us than simply making us look good. Reaching back to thousands of years ago, various cultures have used these beautiful natural gems in rituals and healing to keep themselves healthy in mind, body, and […]

Decor Trend: Gallery Walls for Your Home

Gallery Wall with quote

Everybody wants their home to look like a work of art, and with this new trend in home décor people are one step closer. Gallery walls are typically seen in art galleries or museums, and putting one in your home will add an element of class to any room. They make a great focal point […]

Venofye Queen Bee Vitamin C Serum Product Review

Venofye Queen Bee Vitamin C Serum

Every now and then our skin needs a bit of a pick-me-up to help it reach its most radiant potential. Changing up your skin routine, introducing new products, or even swapping out some of your tried and true faves for something new can all help give your skin the little kick it needs to really […]

Foods to Eat for Healthier Nails

Woman with healthy nails eats a strawberry

I once had a roommate whose mother (who happened to be a nurse) would always check her nails when she went home for the holidays to make sure she was eating properly. It turns out you can tell a lot about your diet—or more specifically, what you’re lacking in your diet—by the state of your […]

4 Items Every Woman Needs in Her Purse

A purse with its contents spilling out

Even more important than finding the perfect purse for your outfit is making sure you have the right items in said purse! What can sometimes seem like an insignificant item can become the most important thing in your life when you find yourself in need with nothing at the ready. That’s why, aside from the […]