Monster and Zombie Halloween Makeup Tutorial with Blushing Basics

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For our first post today, Kristie is back with more makeup ideas for your monsters and zombies this Halloween! She edited this picture in PicMonkey..isn't it so fun. Today, Kristie is teaching you how to create scar tissue, road rash, stitches and goth eyes, all under 5 minutes.  To see how it is done  just watch the video below!   Head over to Blushing Basics to find LOADS of … [Read more...]

October Inspiration and Free Printable

OCTOBER INSPIRATION- always remember from kiki and company and blushing basics #print #inspiration #free

I think one of my favorite things about blogs is to read where and how people are inspired in their creativity.  One of my favorite places to be inspired from is fashion!  Kristie is the queen of fashion/makeup and trends, so I thought it would be SO fun to turn to her for a new collaboration. Kristie and I are going to be teaming up each month to bring you a new feature. Monthly Inspiration. … [Read more...]

Comic Book Makeup {tutorial}

  halloween is here! i am so excited to be bringing you costume makeup tutorials this month. i love doing these tutorials even though my costume makeup skills are nil. hopefully these tutorials will give spark some ideas for your own costume or give you a push in the right direction. regardless, they are usually a good laugh (Tman and i have a great time watching my pirate makeup tutorial - … [Read more...]

Missoni Nail Tutorial with Blushing Basics {Fun in the Sun}


Today's guest is someone you will recognize right away. Kristie from Blushing Basics is our fashion/makeup contributor and  is amazing. Her site will keep you up to date on everything beauty, but will also teach you all you need to know when it comes to buying products, how to apply makeup and what the latest fashion trends are. She is fun, hip and spunky, but did you also know she is an amazing … [Read more...]

Easy Everyday Hair Tutorial

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here's a quick tutorial for my everyday, easy, takes-30-seconds hairstyle. before i show you how simple it is, i want to give some quick love to Pureology haircare.  the Colour Stylist Shampoo and Precious Oil are currently two of my favorite haircare products. i use the Precious Oil before blow drying as well as to freshen up dry hair (so sue me because i don't wash my hair every day). it … [Read more...]