Microblading beautifies bad brows

Published Dec. 29, 2018

Ladies: Microblading (eyebrow tattoos) might be the the answer to your eyebrow disenchantment. It was for this Milwaukeean.


A beauty lover's holiday gift guide

Published Nov. 28, 2018

We all know someone who's happy place perusing the aisles in Sephora. Well, these gifts are perfect for them - and will have them feeling glam all year long.


I tried microblading and it was amazing

Published April 23, 2017

I finally got my first tattoo. It was a bit of a vain decision to do so in actuality - but one I would never take back. You see, my first tattoo was actually eyebrow microblading.


Get lifted lashes at CORA Beauty + Spa

Published April 2, 2017

When I got the opportunity to try a Lash Lift from CORA Beauty + Spa, I literally jumped at the chance. When I learned I could get my lashes lifted - and tinted - without getting extensions put on I was quite intrigued.


5 fashion and beauty resolutions from local experts

Published Feb. 8, 2017

Whether you're looking to add exciting new pieces to your wardrobe or follow a healthy skincare routine, the most difficult part of any resolution is stickingwith it. Here are five fashion and beauty resolutions you'll actually enjoy committing to.


Blush closes Third Ward location

Published July 2, 2015

Blush (A Beauty Boutique) closed its Third Ward location at 249 N. Water St. on Wednesday, July 1. The Mequon store, 1515 W. Mequon Rd., remains open.


Natural beauty found through "Lost"

Published April 13, 2015

This is what happens when someone who writes a blog "with a polished finger on the pulse of beauty, fashion, fitness and nutrition trends" binge watches the first season of "Lost."


Five favorites for fall

Published Sept. 24, 2013

I can no longer deny that autumn is really here. The equinox has passed and although oddly warm temperatures may be trying to fool summer-loving souls, the scenery of changing leaves and the certainty of chilly nights are shoving the reality of this season in my face. So, in the spirit of having a "polished finger on beauty, fashion, fitness and nutrition trends," here are my five favorites for fall.

Recommends051113_fullsize_story1 recommends: May 11, 2013

Published May 11, 2013

Beauty, cuisine and culture - as usual, we've got it all covered in this weekend's edition of Recommends. Read on to find out what we loved this week.


Get naked at the Korean spa

Published April 29, 2013

I took part in a beauty ritual of the Korean Day Space in Oahu before a red-eye home. The experience not only beautified my outside, but did something powerful to my self-awareness and self-esteem, too. And did I mention I was completely naked the entire time?


Hop on board the pineapple express

Published April 15, 2013

Current trends in nutrition preach the benefits of eating a seasonal diet in accordance with where you live. Eating papaya in February in Wisconsin doesn't exactly jibe with this. But, sometimes cravings win out. In complete rebellion against seasonal or local eating, I have been indulging in some major pineapple action.