Category Archives: personal

Why Won’t My Mascara Stay On?- Nashville Makeup Artist

Panda’s are super cute. But you don’t wanna look like one. Why won’t your mascara stay on? Two reasons: Eye shape and oils. If you are one of those that ends up with mascara and liner smudged all under your eyes like a panda, you are not alone. Eye shape is the most common reason […]

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Write-Up featured in Southern Living- Nashville Makeup Artist

In January I was honored when Southern Living reached out and asked me to write for their Local Icon segment featuring Reese Witherspoon for their March issue. I got to highlight some great products that can be used to achieve Reese’s red carpet look. Of course, you know I had to put it some of […]

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I’m thankful for…

So I know I haven’t blogged in a LONG time. But I’ll spare you the excuses. I thought it’d be nice to share some of my all time favorite products that I am so thankful for! 1- Origins Checks & Balances cleanser. Never has a cleanser been able to zap my oil, hydrate my dry […]

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What’s In My Beach (makeup) Bag- Nashville Makeup Artist

This week I am heading to the beach for some seriously needed vacation time! But being at the beach means some crucial changes in my makeup routine. Here are my must haves for staying fresh on summer vacay. 1- Sunscreen. Duh. I use Alba Fragrance Free sunblock. It’s a natural product sure to keep the […]

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Boudoir Glam!- Nashville Makeup Artist

Ok ladies. You know you want to. You’ve pondered it and chickened out a few times. Your man would love it, but you’re kinda nervous. Well, I am here to tell you to DO IT! A boudoir shoot! Boudoir shoots are totally different from any other time you’ll have your picture taken. First of all, […]

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The Makeup Show Recap- Nashville Makeup Artist

This past weekend I had the opportunity to attend The Makeup Show LA. This show is a trade show, complete with workshops and seminars specifically for makeup artists. It was definitely a jam-packed experience, so I’ll just recap a few highlights. Obviously, the stars of the show were all the various product vendors. Any girl […]

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Let them eat cake!- Nashville Makeup Artist

Come check out Cumb de la Crumb’s open house tonight! Yummy cake! How can you NOT come? Info here: Open house flyer

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CoverBlend Review- Nashville Makeup Artist

I recently had the privilege to try some CoverBlend products out, thanks to my new friend, Michelle at The Neostrata Company. I quite enjoyed them and have integrated some into my personal routine. Exxuviance Skin Caring Foundation– This foundation is very light. I didn’t care for it because it felt slightly watery. But it would […]

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Promo Video Shoot- Nashville Makeup Artist

Photo shoot number one from the promo video was a bridal session with Allee-Sutton a fantastic model that we know and love. And of course, our absolute loves, Chris and Adrienne Scott. It’s always a good time hanging with them and we got the most beautiful images. The dress came from none other than The […]

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Promo Video Shoot- Nashville Makeup Artist

Photo shoot #3 for the promo was done at the beautiful Icon in the Gulch by our new friend Daniel Meigs. He did a fantastic job of photographing gorgeous Ashlyn. Nia came up from Birmingham with some great wardrobe selections that really brought the shoot together. We had three looks. The first being more simple […]

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