FLEKK Cosmetics is Here!

So I never thought I'd have my own line of eyeshadow and brushes, but it happened. After months of working and planning, I am excited to tell the world (big dreams!) that you can buy my product here. It ships in about 2 weeks! I designed these palettes to empower women when they are doing their makeup everyday. I've met so many who feel frustrated and/or confused. The palettes are an attempt to end that daily frustration so you don't have ...

COMING SOON!!! FLEKK Cosmetics

In case you didn't know, I am launching a line of eyeshadows customized for your eye shape with a step-by-step application guide on the packaging. I've also designed coordinating brushes that go with the palette. Everything is numbered - think paint by numbers for your eyeshadow. I hope it simplifies your makeup routine and that "Looking pretty has never been easier." Follow us on instagram at FLEKKcosmetics. We will be launching preorders on November 17th. Hooray! The product will ship shortly ...

What You Need to Look Younger – AZ Midday

Today on Arizona Midday, I brought a ton of product options to help you look younger. I'm not one to recommend one thing you must-do for looking younger. Instead, I like to suggest general habits to engage in. Also, I think it is key to use the right makeup. Here's a run down of all that I highlighted and why.   Basic Skincare Water Drench Cleanser. I love cleansers that aren't harsh on the skin, especially when you get older and your skin ...

Having Trouble With Your Mascara? Here’s Why…

People always ask me, what's your favorite mascara? The real question to ask, is what mascara should I be using - because there are so many good ones out there. This mascara is the most popular mascara in the United States, while this one is the most popular mascara worldwide. I'm kind of partial to the one that is most popular worldwide, but it's price-tag might be the reason it's a little better. The popularity of this mascara does not mean you need ...

Tips for Recreating These Homecoming Looks

I am in love with some of the looks I created for homecoming this year. Homecoming makeup does not have to be something you look back on in 10 years and think "what was I thinking??" Ha. Instead, you can choose something glamorous that fits with your dress and makes you look a little more sophisticated for the occasion. SMOKEY EYES If you want a smokey eye look, try avoiding grey tones because they tend to look harsh against the skin. I ...

7 of the Best Drugstore Eyeliners

Eyeliner is essential for nearly every makeup application, but it can also be expensive. I've compiled a list of my favorite drugstore ones, so you don't have to pay a fortune if you want a good product. 1 - Rimmel Kajal  The less than $5 price point of this liner makes it a no-brainer for eyeliner. True to Kajal/Kohl type eyeliners, it glides on easily. It is ideal if you are looking for more of a soft liner look. It also looks ...

Best Beauty Deals on AZ Midday

Everyone loves a good deal on a great beauty product. I brought some of the best drugstore makeup products to Arizona Midday today. Here's a recap of the segment and the drugstore products that I featured with links to purchase. I can't promise you are actually going to save money. Ha! You may want to buy them all!! BROWS L'Oreal Brow Stylist Definer Ideal for adding the look of extra hairs to the brows. L'Oreal Brow Stylist Shape and Fill I like ...

At School or on the Dance Floor – Good Skin is Always In!

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #SkinClearingMakeup #CollectiveBias It's back to school season, and I've been meeting with a lot of teens and college-aged students who want to improve their makeup game. I find that these girls all share one thing in common - they do not have a lot of time for makeup, but that does NOT mean they don't want to wear it! Today's teens rely on quick and ...

Updating Your Makeup to Match Your Age

It can be a hard thing to admit - you're getting older. I feel that way all the time. I'd like to pass my age spots off as freckles, but they are getting a little too large for that. DARN. So, are you supposed to use a specific makeup for 40 year olds? And is there a whole new set of makeup for 50 year olds? Not necessarily. But it is a good idea to access the makeup you are ...

Easy to Implement Tips and Tricks from My Friend, Sarah Lucero

I LOVED this video of my friend Sarah on Good Day LA. She shares some great how to makeup tips that I think are really applicable to your everyday makeup routine. You can check out the video below or read some of my favorite highlights - particularly the how to use lipliner. Get rid of glitter with tape!! How to get glitter off your face? Sarah's tip is genius if you love using glitter shadows like these ones from stila. It's also ...