Beauty

Makeup, skincare and hair care product reviews and advice.

As we wrap up summer and look forward to fall, I’m excited to share a quick video of my summer favorites in beauty, body care and personal style! If you’re a regular reader, you’ll remember some of these beauties from previous posts on the blog and my IG photos.

I hope you enjoy the video and find some cool products to make your end-of-summer the best one yet!…

Read More

View Post
Beauty

Change Your Look, Change Your Life

This post is a sponsored conversation on behalf of Divatress. Thank you for continuing to support the brands that support The Patranila Project. 

Do you ever wake up and want to be someone else? I do. All. The. Time.

Okay, not really someone else but I do like to change my look a lot, particularly my hair. I think for most folks, how they wear their hair is a statement.…

Read More

View Post
SHARE:
Beauty

My Summer Manicure – I’m Obsessed With These …

I am a bona fide nail polish junkie. I usually change my nail polish colors with each manicure but right now, I’m obsessed with this color combination for my summer manicure. I can’t stop wearing it! There’s something about the blues that are calling to me so I’m going to go with it.

As you know, Julep is one of my favorite nail polish brands and I get two new polishes each month in the Julep Maven subscription box.…

Read More

View Post

Beauty

Summer Beauty Must-Haves For A Sizzling Season

Summertime is coming and now is the time to stock up on all the summer beauty must-haves that will keep you smoking hot during the sweltering months. Let’s jump right in!

Summer Beauty: Makeup

First things first my lovely — sun protection. No matter how good your makeup looks, risking sun damage is not an option so start with a lightweight sunscreen like Julep No Excuses Invisible Gel Sunscreen.…

Read More

View Post

Beauty

Detox, De-stress and Reconnect with Murad’s #EyesUp …

Despite my attempts to live a more analog life, I rarely have any significant stretches of time without a device in my hand or my eyes on a screen. You too? Thought so. There have been plenty of reports about the harmful effects born from the overuse of electronic gadgets. From eye strain and interrupted sleep patterns caused by blue light emissions to the increased physical and emotional stress caused by our ‘always-on’ culture, digital dependency is wreaking havoc with our ability to enjoy one another and all that we work for.…

Read More

View Post

YOU DON’T WANT TO MISS THIS GEM

How I Organize and Store My Makeup

How I Organize and Store My Makeup

Organization and access are the watchwords when storing your makeup. If you’re like me, someone with limited space but lots of product, keeping all your favorites organized and accessible in one space can be challenging. In today’s video, I’m giving you a glimpse behind the scenes of my daily makeup storage/application area and I show you how I whipped my makeup collection into shape for easy access and frustration-free mornings.… Read More