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It’s Time to Reveal Your Best Self


I’m not perfect. Sometimes I have confidence issues at the most random moments. I frequently question myself. And I have body parts that I like to hide. I guess you can say I’m perfectly imperfect and I’m OK with that. I’m here to share with you what some might call “faults.” I’ve embraced them. That’s why I’m taking Nair’s pledge to “Reveal Your Best Self.” Will you? Read more

Dermatologist Q&A: Tips for Aging Skin

Let’s be honest with ourselves for a minute. Whether we like it or not, our skin is aging right now. Seriously, as I’m typing this, a wrinkle is probably forming. But, that’s OK! It’s a part of life and something we all are going to go through. But, that doesn’t mean I have to sit in the dark when it comes to what’s good and bad for my skin. Especially at this point in my life. I reached out to Lubriderm’s first Hispanic Board Certified Dermatologist, Dr. Maria Patricia Rivas to answer a few of my questions and give us her tips for aging skin.  Read more

5 Sun Care Myths to Bust Now!

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Do you hear that? I think the beach is calling us? Have you already decided what swimsuit and sunglasses you’ll be rocking this summer? Do you have your sunscreen picked out already? I hope you do! Wait…before you even think about laying out in that sun, I want to make sure you’re not fooled by some of the sun care myths out there. Let’s bust a few right now! Read more

Desperately Seeking Stronger Hair?

Disclosure: This is a sponsored post in collaboration with Neutrogena. Any opinions expressed in this post are true and my own.

True story…sometimes I just want to chop all of my hair off. Maybe go with something like a pixie cut. In my head, I think that things would be so much easier with short hair. I wouldn’t have to style it, damage it, and worry about split ends. Then, I see photos of myself with long hair and I fall back in love. And I remember that with products like Neutrogena’s Triple Repair line, I don’t have to worry about all that damage anymore. Read more

Curvy Girl Travels: Beauty Tips & Mary Kay Giveaway (closed)

Wow! It’s been a while since my last Curvy Girl Travels post. Sorry about that! There’s only one way I know how to make it up to you…that’s with a super cool giveaway courtesy of Mary Kay of course! I’m also going to pass on a few of my favorite travel beauty tips…which I’ve been using a lot lately. Hopefully, you can use them for your upcoming spring and summer travels. Read more

9 Essential Tips for a Healthy Scalp

Let’s be honest, when was the last time you thought about scalp care? I’ll admit I rarely give my own scalp any thought and how to properly take care of it. It’s not something that a lot of people talk about either and it’s really only a problem when you’re having issues. Well, we’re not going to remain clueless around here anymore. I reached out to Neutrogena® Dermatologist Dr. Leyda Bowes, for a few essential tips for a healthy scalp. Read more

Go Big or Go Home with L’Oreal Paris

 

I love the saying “Go big or go home.” It really is a testament to the measures we are willing to go to, to achieve what we want. You either do what you have to do, or just go home. It’s that simple. And that can pretty much go for anything in your life. But, what about your hair? Read more

3 Reasons Zoe Saldana is a Standout

I love when an actress stands out among the crowd. One who doesn’t follow the rules of Hollywood. And doesn’t fit the mold that the entertainment industry sets out for them. Zoe Saldana is that person to me. It makes perfect sense that L’Oreal Paris would name her their newest international spokesperson. Read more

Brightening Things Up with Bobbi Brown

Makeup should never be about covering things up. It should be about highlighting and celebrating the beautiful face you have. Is that a little too cheery for you on this spring day? Sorry, but I’m a in a very bright place right now— well, when it comes to my makeup I am. And thanks to some products Bobbi Brown sent me, it’s very easy to brighten things up when it comes to your makeup. Read more