Functional, Fashionable Footwear

Functional, Fashionable Footwear

Few fashion items seem as elusive as finding the perfect summer shoe. As the years grow on me, my tootsies demand more respect (and support) than an inexpensive pair of trendy flip flops can provide. In addition, I have finally accepted that Birkenstocks and Crocs, albeit comfy, are not always the most suitable choice to complete a more polished look. Having been on the quest for a chic-practical-go-with-everything-in-my-closet shoe, I have curated 3 must-have styles that are sure to keep your feet smiling and your inner fashionista proud. Neutral platform wedges with an ankle strap. Platform sandals come in a variety of styles to suit your preferred look and budget. Whether you go for a “flatform” wedge in which the entire sole of the shoe is anchored solidly on the ground
Summer Essentials for Healthy Hair

Summer Essentials for Healthy Hair

Sun, hot dry air, chlorine and salty water…we sure do torture our hair throughout the summer months. It’s no wonder we complain about split ends, oily scalps and dull, lifeless locks. However, with the help of a few essentials, you have a good shot at keeping your hair healthy all summer long. Trim Your Tresses. Summer seems like the most hassle-free time to grow your hair as you find yourself in messy buns and braids as opposed to a coifed up-do or a sleek blow-out. Yet, it is essential to cut the split ends before they become worse. Desert heat dries everything out – including the shaft of our hair. As hair grows, it continues to split up the shaft causing more damage and the inevitable need to lop off even more than you initially wanted. Book yourself an appointment now, an
This Year’s Beauty Trends

This Year’s Beauty Trends

There’s never been a better time for beauty. Buoyed by the sheer number of millennial consumers, with their desire to be Instagram-worthy and their constant craving for the new, the beauty industry is thriving. Revenues for the U.S. beauty industry alone top $56+ billion annually. Globally, the beauty and personal care industry is expected to surpass $750 billion by 2024, up from $432.7 billion in 2016. And it’s not all about women anymore. Here are a top 10:Custom combinations: Personalization is the biggest overarching trend in the industry for 2018. Whether it’s the shade of their foundation (witness the immediate success of Rihanna’s Fenty Beauty line) or the “slip” of their moisturizer, consumers expect to mix and match different products/brands to get exactly what they w