L’Oréal Professionnel | Ramirez Tran Salon

This week I was lucky to be invited to a special event at a special place – a styling event with L’Oréal Professionnel at Ramirez Tran Salon in Beverly Hills.  The event was in honor of the new partnership between L’Oréal Professionnel and celebrity stylists (and salon owners) Johnny Ramirez and Anh Co Tran.  The salon itself is amazing, and the event was so fun.   I had my hair styled (and actually chopped again!) by Sal Salcedo.  Sal specializes in…
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Everday Makeup Bag | Natural Look

For some reason, everything seems to break/fall apart/run out all at the same time in my makeup bag.  This last time, my actual bag that I’d had forever even got a huge hole in it!  My cute little brother got me this new makeup bag for Christmas (with a little help from my Mom) so I decided to do a big reset.  I cleaned everything out and restocked on the things that had run out.…
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Favorite Wearables | iFit Vue

I’m totally a numbers/data person – I love seeing results stated clearly in numerical form, because that’s so measurable and tangible.  So needless to say, I’ve become a little obsessed with tracking my steps/sleep/heart rate with the iFit Vue.   Northface Vest | White Long-Sleeved Shirt | Leggings | Shoes | Gold Rings | iFit Vue Aether Sweatshirt | Reign Storm Jogger Sweatpants | New Balance Shoes | iFit Vue There are so many wearables out there these…
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Girls’ Night | My Favorite Things

We are finally getting settled in to our new place, so I decided it was time to have a girls’ night.  My brow-genius friend Sarajane offers brow parties (so genius!) where you can actually invite some of your best friends over, and everyone can get their brows done together! THE GIFTS Of course, everyone got their brows done – threaded and spot filling/shaping with Sarajane’s extensions.  Because I love her brow work so much, I…
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Eyebrow Extensions | Brows by Sarajane

First of all, let me tell you – I am SO picky about my eyebrows.  If I was only allowed to use one makeup item, it would be my brow powder (I use this with this, everyday!)  I started off with this massive unibrow as a kid, and due to over-waxing in the 90’s and laser hair removal in the 200o’s, my once caterpillar eyebrows were left pretty thin and patchy, and refusing to grow…
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Girls’ Night Out | h2blow [blow dry bar]

Whenever I’m in Utah, it’s usually for a short amount of time and Blake and I are running around like crazy trying to work while seeing our friends and family.  My family is also so busy with their own crazy lives, but it means the world to me that they find a way to accommodate me every time!  This last trip, I decided to plan a little girls’ night ahead of time with my sisters to…
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Tea With Me

I’m a dork, but when I envision the person I want to be, it somehow always involves sipping tea throughout the day.  I love tea, but I also love the process and atmosphere that comes with it.  I just want to be the kind of girl that offers people tea when they come over, and as a result has long meaningful talks about life with her nearest and dearest.  So basically, if I ever offer…
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Nordstrom Anniversary Sale | Beauty Exclusives

Well kids, we’ve reached the last day of Early Access to the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale, so I’m stocking up on my beauty products while I can still get those double points!  Regular access to the sale starts tomorrow, so if you don’t have a Nordstrom card tomorrow is the time to start :).  The products listed below are products I OWN, USE, and LOVE!  Each one of them.  They are in my shopping cart right now,…
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“Legit” Yogi Equipment

If you’re a legit yogi, or if you’re just starting out and want to pretend to be legit someday, get a Manduka mat ;).  Blake and I fall somewhere in the middle of that scale, and I’m so lucky to have a husband who’s down for anything with me – including yoga.  These pictures are from a fun morning we had shooting in Manhattan Beach with Manduka and Hazel & Pine. Manduka PRO Yoga Mat (Metallic) | Manduka GO…
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Drybar | A Girls’ Kind of Morning

This morning my good friend Tiffany and I started out our day with a session at The Drybar in Newport Beach.  If you haven’t heard of Drybar before, it’s a pretty amazing little place where they specialize in blowouts.  No cutting or coloring, just a great shampoo and style for $40.  For me, it’s kind of like a dream come true, considering blow drying my hair is one of my least favorite things to do…
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