I got my hair colored for the first time in a looong time back in April and have learned a lot about taking care of my balayage hair (mostly from YouTube). I did a tutorial for my everyday curls in a previous post, so today I will be talking about my haircare routine. I have slightly wavy/straight hair mixed with some frizz and this is what works best for me. Let’s begin! 1 DON’T WASH YOUR HAIR TOO OFTEN I was my hair about three times a week because washing your hair too often can make your hair color fade… View Post

June has been one of my busiest months this year, but even with all the stress, it has been a fulfilling month. I hosted the Too Cool For School beauty event in SoHo, hiked the Rocky Mountains in Colorado (blog post coming soon), worked on a challenging project at work (I am a data science consultant), and moved apartments! For life updates, follow me on Instagram! Now onto the favs!! 1 Too Cool For School Egg Mousse Soap Facial Cleanser This is a whipped egg white mousse cleanser that is infused with egg yolk extract. Egg yolk extract in skincare?… View Post

April showers bring May flowers, but where are the flowers? šŸ’ Ā It’s still pretty gloomy in New York City (with the occasional sunny day), but I was able to travel to THREE places this month! Crazy! I went to Atlantic City at the beginning of the month, then Ottawa, and Harrisburg/Hershey. I am still sorting through my photos from the Ottawa trip, and will do a travel diary soon! If you follow me on Instagram, you probably saw that I spent my Memorial Day weekend at Hershey Park, which was so much fun šŸ˜ Ā Now onto my favs! Ebates –… View Post

Another month, another favorites! This month I have a lot of new beauty favorites, along with the usual lifestyle, food, and fashion.Ā Let’s begin! ClassPass – I have been trying to be more active these days (mostly because summer is just around the corner), soĀ I have been using ClassPass to go to different types of classes. I haveĀ the 5 class per month package, which is about one class per week. My favoriteĀ classĀ to take isĀ Zumba becauseĀ I looove to dance andĀ it’s even better when it’s a workout! I love that I can try outĀ different studios, different classes, and differentĀ instructors. milk and honey –… View Post

After a long day, all I want to do is wind down and relax. I have gone through phases of showering at night and showering in the morning, but I find that showering at night allows me to feel fresh and clean for bed, which leads to better sleep. Of course this is not scientifically proven or anything, but that’s what works best for me. Also, I recently colored my hair and have been using new products to help my hair keep its color! Let’s see how I wind down on weeknights! I don’t always eat out, but I had… View Post