How to Create an Aesthetic For Your Blog

When you’re an aspiring blogger, designer, photographer, or artist, one of the best things you can do for yourself is create an aesthetic for your blog… Build a distinct style… One of the things I’m edging closer to these days is shooting up-and-coming bloggers and helping them refine that aesthetic… During my recent NYC trip, I met up with Brittany…
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Making Connections in the Influencer Industry

There are so many reasons to love the influencer industry… The motivation, inspiration, freebies, travels, new places, and great food, BUT nothing beats the people. I have never met so many incredibly talented and driven individuals in my life. Tina has been one of those… She runs the blog Of Leather & Lace which truly takes you on a stylish…
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Bathroom Favorites

Outside my beauty routine, I don’t talk about much else that goes on in the bathroom… But I’ve really been piling on the products (it’s what happens when the skin doesn’t oblige). So, let’s open up the doors a little on my bathroom favorites. Harry’s Shave Set* We don’t talk enough about razors in the beauty blogosphere. I’ve had the…
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The Terrifying Truth About Bad Skin

Caveat – The photos above have NOT been retouched at all except for color. I’m recovering from a severe breakout (around my forehead and chin) and healing quite rapidly. The point of these images is to show you how imperfect my complexion is – and how light and shadow often intensifies those flaws in photography. I was fortunate most of…
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