Home Waxing Kit That’s Worth the $30

With the salons and spas closed, we are now having to take matters into our own hands. I purchased the Salon Depot Waxing Kit on Amazon. It comes with bags of the wax and sticks as well: It was definitely worth the $30! So happy with my purchase!

What To Do About Hair Highlights And Color While The Salons Are Closed

I normally get my hair highlighted with shade of blond and light brown. With the salons being closed for now, I emailed my hair stylist to get her advice on what to do with my dark roots which have a few grays coming through as well – ugh! Wanted to share her professional advice: “For your hair please do not use any color . Unfortunately hilights on your dark hair will be hard to do yourself and everything that is {Read More}

Give Yourself a Manicure at Home

I usually get shellac manicures but since all spas are closed right now, I decided to take matters into my own hands (literally) and give myself a manicure. I flied, buffed, cleaned up my cuticles and ended with polish and top coat. It may not be spa quality but it feels really good to have freshly manicured nails. As usual, I added an accent color on my ring finger to spice up my plain pink manicure. Pick a bright color {Read More}

Cover Leg Imperfections with Sally Hensen Airbrush Legs

I hate wearing pantyhose!  Tights are just fine.  But even in the fall and winter, sometimes I prefer to go bare legged when I am wearing a formal dress.  Sally Hansen Airbrush Legs are the way to go!  It’s water resistant and gives the illusion that you are wearing hose and can cover leg imperfections including visible veins. You can get it at the local drugstore or amazon.  The one thing I do want to warn you about is that {Read More}

Apple Cider Vinegar Shampoo by Maple Holistics Helps Restore Hair

I use a lot of product on my hair.  Between the color treatment, volumizing spray, hair spray, and more, my hair can look dried out and dull.  I discovered Apple Cider Vinegar Shampoo by Maple Holistics and found an amazing, all natural product for only $12.95 that removes build-up and restores my shine. Apple cider vinegar is one of the most powerful ingredients in personal care, and I sometimes drink some diluted apple cider vinegar and water to aid digestion, {Read More}

Maple Holistics SILK18 Conditioner Leaves Your Hair Soft and Luxurious

When I first opened the bottle of Maple Holistics SILK18 Conditioner, the thing that stood out the most was the delicious scent!  I couldn’t wait to lather it into my hair. The silky soft conditioner ran right through my strands and left my hair feeling luxurious and moisturized.  All I could think about was how it is made of wonderful ingredients that are sulfate, silicone and paraben-free. I blew my hair dry and styled it as usual, but it felt softer, smoother, {Read More}

Anti Wrinkle and Skin Rejuvenate – Jade Roller Massager for Your Face

I am so excited about purchasing the SEGMINISMART Jade Roller Massager for Face Anti Aging Gua Sha Scraping Massage Tool Set Therapy 100% Natural Jade Facial Roller Anti Wrinkle and Skin Rejuvenate! After using it the last couple of nights, I can already tell a difference!  I only use the large roller on my face and neck after I apply my nighttime moisturizer.  I can feel how much it helps the moisturizer absorb in my face and into any fine {Read More}

Comfy, Cute and Cozy

  Ready to retire the sundresses, sandals and shorts for something alitte more cozy?  I have found one of my favorite tops at Nordstrom by Free People and it comes is several different colors!  This my favorite because it’s soft, flowing, yet still gives you a style that’s cute and doesn’t just hang there! I would recommend sizing down, as Free People tends to be a bit bigger (and you don’t want to get lost in the top).  Here are {Read More}

Glam Van – Studio XEL – Style on the Move

Need some style on the go?  Have a big event or a wedding coming up?  The Glam Van is now available at Studio XEL to travel to your home or event.   Contact Studio XEL for more details. 3807 Brecksville Rd. Richfield, Ohio 44286 Phone – (330) 523-7266 Email – studioxelsalon@gmail.com

thredUP Goody Boxes

Recently I went back to work part-time. I’m loving it, but it means that I have even less time on my hands these days. Between kids’ activities and the new job and housework, and everything else, just about every hour of the day is spoken for. So when I looked at my closet recently and took stock of my “professional” clothing, most of which hearkens back to pre-parenting days, my first thought was, “when am I going to go shopping?” {Read More}