Beauty Counter Essentials

BEAUTY INGREDIENTS UNCOVERED

Mar 25th, 2016 BEAUTY mwmelissa 8 min read

WHAT YOU DON’T KNOW ABOUT UNPRONOUNCEABLE BEAUTY INGREDIENTS You might assume that any ingredient with a long or difficult-to-pronounce name must be bad for you, but that’s a myth. Take a look at our beauty ingredients uncovered lists and you’ll likely find a few scary-sounding words—but, unlike what you may have been led to believe, that’s nothing to worry about. Why? Beautycounter uses the INCI…

SPRING MIX COLLECTION

Mar 13th, 2016 FASHION mwmelissa 3 min read

Spring is always a welcome sight and my spring mix collection gives you a glimpse of what styles you will be seeing in the stores this season. I love the changes Spring brings with it… from the warmer weather to the beautiful flowers popping up everywhere it is a time of new birth. Spring break for some will mean heading to the beach to soak…

MAKEUP BLENDING MADE SIMPLE

Mar 12th, 2016 BEAUTY mwmelissa 2 min read

Cosmetics to women is like candy to children. It looks good in the wrapper but doesn’t always deliver the expectations we have or perform the way we think it should. The desired effect is sometimes hard to achieve because the skill level required to get there is not specified. This is often true with Makeup because not everyone applies makeup the same way due to…

MY BlOGGING LIFE

Mar 9th, 2016 FASHION mwmelissa 3 min read

“MY BLOGGING LIFE” encompasses my everyday style, finding beauty in everyday life… Be #StylishEverday! I recently attended a blog conference ” THRIVE ” founded by two bloggers Breanna Pair @breepair and Whitney Hough @observantturtle. Each speaker talked about their area of expertise and their experience with blogging. It was here, I learned and was encouraged to” Find My Voice” and “Pursue My Passion”. These directives led…

Royal Hawaiian Honolulu

THE ROYAL HAWAIIAN HONOLULU

Mar 1st, 2016 FASHION, Travel mwmelissa 7 min read

The last stop of my Hawaiian getaway…The Royal Hawaiian, Honolulu located on the famous Waikiki beach boasts beautiful views of a gentle surf , soft sandy beaches and the turquoise waters of the Pacific. Also seen from the hotel, the tuff cone, known as Diamond Head sits in the background and at 762 ft. tall it’s perfect for that birds eye view of Honolulu, not…

Beauty At Any Cost

BEAUTY AT ANY COST

Feb 26th, 2016 FASHION mwmelissa 2 min read

What do I mean by Beauty at any Cost? The Beauty and cosmetic industry makes Billions of dollars every year selling beauty products to women. Whether we want to admit it or not it we all have contributed to those numbers. For better or worse the cosmetic companies know how to market to women’s vulnerabilities, and make a lot of money doing it. A woman’s…

RAINING COLOR FOR SPRING

Feb 25th, 2016 FASHION mwmelissa 3 min read

Spring time means warm sunny days and colorful flowers to me. This season Trina Turks collection is “Raining Color for Spring”. Just a glimpse at a few styles you can find in this first spring collection. If your planning to get away for spring break be sure to check out the collection. Looking for ideas to transition your wardrobe into Spring? Hang around and I’ll…

Heartfelt Thank You

HEARTFELT THANK YOU

Feb 23rd, 2016 FASHION mwmelissa 1 min read

Heartfelt Thank You February is the month we acknowledge those we love and appreciate in our lives so I wanted to take the opportunity to give you this “Heartfelt Thank You” thru my very first You-Tube video. Enjoy and remember to be #Stylisheveryday!  Click on the link above to watch>>>>>>>  Heartfelt thank you. Subscribe in the sidebar to be in the know of the latest fashion…

Poipu Hawaii

POIPU HAWAII

Feb 21st, 2016 FASHION mwmelissa 6 min read

Part three of my Hawaii winter getaway takes us to the south side of Kauai known as Poipu Hawaii. The south side is known to have a dry and sunny weather year round with temperatures in the low 80’s. The consistency in weather is great for scheduling your daily outdoor activities and even with an occasional rain shower your plans  will not be disrupted. On…

SPLENDID SPRING DAY

Feb 20th, 2016 FASHION mwmelissa 5 min read

An Exciting and “SPLENDID SPRING DAY” is here… I am loving this amazing brand and am so excited to share the Spring collection with you. The entire Splendid brand is a stylish, everyday casual comfort line that every woman needs to have in her wardrobe. From basic tees to casual work / everyday fashion you will fall in love the minute you feel the soft…