One of the things I enjoy the most here in Belgium is sitting on the terrace when it’s nice and warm, and I think most people share this passion. Read about my terrace time essentials in this week’s #5forFriday! [Read more…] about #5forFriday: Terrace Time Essentials
I belong to the earth’s small percentage of population that has never altered its hair color. I don’t know if you have noticed, but my natural hair color isn’t as dark as you might expect from someone of my ethnic background. I have always loved it and never really wanted to “mess with a good thing,” until I got the new *Redken Color Rebel in Rebel without a Coral. It promises some color fun with no commitment whatsoever, so I thought why not?! [Read more…] about Can a Girl Have All the Redken Color Rebel Fun with No Setback?
A lot of you have been kind enough to to compliment on my hair recently, so I thought I’d quickly share some of my latest hair product discoveries. My hair is tricky to “volumize” because I am blessed with quite some thick hair. If I use a real volumizing product, most of the time my hair puffs up like a spooked cat. However, I have found three gems that give my hair more body, curl, and bounce. Care to find out what they are? [Read more…] about Team Big Bounce!
I like to pretend I don’t use a lot of hair products, but like I said, it’s just pretending. I use a pre-shampoo treatment for my scalp, another pre-shampoo treatment for my hair, shampoo, pre-treatment treatment (I know it sounds ridiculous, but it really works), mask, leave-in conditioner, and a curl-enhancing product. When I’m running out of time, traveling, or feeling flat-out lazy, I need some shortcuts. Today you are meeting two of those shortcut products that save me both time and space, namely *Joico K-Pak Deep-Penetrating Reconstructor and Phyto Phytocurl! [Read more…] about Two Time/Space-Saving Hair Saviors
Summer is on at full force here! While I am so not ready for it to end, I’ve been looking for new ways to stay cool. I’m talking homemade watermelon slushy, iced cappuccino, and maybe an occasional scoop of ice cream. But what if there are ways to keep the scalp cool and minty fresh as well? Allow me to introduce you to my recent finds, *L’Occitane Revitalizing Fresh Shampoo and *Revitalizing Fresh Scalp Tonic!