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Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Sponsored Post: Win A Trip to Meet Sofia Vergara?

I was selected for this opportunity as a member of Clever Girls Collective and the content and opinions expressed here are all my own.
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I have a lot of issues with my hair but luckily dandruff has never been one of them. So I was a little hesitant when Head & Shoulders asked me to review their new line of shampoo and conditioner. After all, I don't have flakes to deal with and what if it interacted strangely with my color? But when I learned that the gorgeous Sofia Vergara and her family have been big fans of the product for nearly twenty years, I knew I needed her glossy tresses for myself!

Happily, everything I thought I knew about H&S was turned upside down with one wash. First of all, the Green Apple scent is amazing. It's light and crisp but also natural...afterwards, I was actually in the mood to go apple picking! Perfect for fall!
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After just three washes, my hair is not only softer but any product build up and summer sweat that leave oils on my scalp has virtually disappeared. My hair and scalp feel cleaner in between washes than it ever has before. I've learned that one of the great things about Head & Shoulders is that it's primary goal is to care for the scalp, which it obviously does, but doesn't sacrifice the beauty benefits of cosmetic hair products. I'm proof that it's gentle formula keeps hair color vibrant, turns course hair into soft waves and leaves the scalp feeling extra clean.

See the results of my Head & Shoulders use and learn how to win a trip to meet Sofia Vergara under the cut!

Friday, August 15, 2014

Summer Skincare Routine!

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For this week's Friday Favorites, I thought I'd outline my summer skincare routine. A few weeks ago, I received a new facial cleanser that is formulated as an anti-aging product for all skin types. I tried it once, and really liked it so I ditched my tried-and-true Cetaphil. This was a huge mistake. While my skin was softer and brighter, it also started breaking out. Blackheads all over my nose, painful cysts on my chin and lots of redness. I gave it the benefit of the doubt, hoped it would clear up but...no such luck. So, it's back to my simple skincare routine as summer draws to a close!

Click through for my step by step guide to clear summer skin!

Friday, August 8, 2014

Friday Favorites Lazy August Afternoons

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I can't believe it's already Friday afternoon! This week just completely flew by with a trip to the Cape, a lot of work commitments and, of course, a massive amount of fun. 

For this week's Friday Favorites, I'm starting to think about transitional style for fall (no don't say it yet!) and, being a casual girl at heart, I love the idea of dressing up a graphic tee with high heels and a pop of color. I've always been hesitant about how to wear a midi skirt but I think TopShop's flirty style is perfect especially when paired with my not exactly famous tee! Nine West has once again teamed up with InStyle magazine for a capsule collection of shoes and accessories perfectly on point for Fall 2014! 

What are you excited to wear for the rest of this summer?

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Nicola Peltz is Fashion's New Icon

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(In Dior)
Have you been paying attention to Transformer's actress Nicola Peltz's style over the past six months? If not, you're the only one! From People to Fashionista, mainstream magazines and fashion's favorite voices are obsessed with the 19-year-old's transformation from Teen Queen to Style Star. As far as I'm concerned, Nicola Peltz is fashion's new icon!
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(In Giambattista Valli on June 22nd in Shanghai)
A few weeks back, People actually dedicated an entire page to Nicola's amazing red carpet fashion and, even though I had no idea who she was, I was so impressed that I ripped the entire page out and put it up on my board. As Nicole continues her red carpet domination while promoting Transformers: Age of Extinction she is being styled by Leslie Fremar. I think it's the start of a looong collaboration, don't you?

Click Through to See More Of Nicola's Style

Friday, July 25, 2014

Friday Favorites

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Does Friday Favorites need to have a theme every week? I know I went "Pink!" for the first edition but I think it should mostly be a collection of things that I want or love right now. Mostly because these are all things that I want or love today...and that's all they have in common.

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