A Little Color Goes a Long Way

I’m not the type of person who sets aside an hour each morning to get ready for work.  Instead, I set my alarm to afford me 20 minutes to get out the door.  This includes getting dressed (usually picking an outfit the night before), brushing my teeth, doing my hair, and making my face presentable. … Continue Reading

Hair Care in a Wonderland

Upon walking in to Michael Angelo’s Wonderland Beauty Parlor in NYC’s Meatpacking District, I was warmly greeted by the staff of this wondrous salon!  After 6+ months since my last visit to a hair salon, it was definitely time for a refresh.  My winter hair was feeling dry and my ends were split in every … Continue Reading

Make Ironing Tyme Fun

I’ll be the first to admit I am not the best at doing hair.  I wear it up, I wear it down.  I don’t curl it, I don’t iron it often, and I rarely blow it out (on my own).  Why?  Because I’m lazy.  Taming my wild hair takes too long, and quite frankly my wavy/curly/messy … Continue Reading

NYFW 2016: Let the Games Begin!

Every September, New York Fashion Week takes the city by storm, beckoning fashionistas from all over the globe.  Listen, I’ve been to fashion shows before.  I’ve flashed my backstage pass to super thin women dressed all in black, guarding the doors leading to a mysterious abyss of fashion frenzy.  I’ve chit chatted with stylists, designers and PR people … Continue Reading

2015 Korean Beauty Trends

I was always told I have great skin.  I was always told to stay out of the sun, to take care of my youthful face.  My father always told me to “STOP” furrowing my brow.  “It’ll cause wrinkles,” he’d say. On July 23, I turned 30.  On July 24, I noticed the fine lines on my … Continue Reading