Fitness. We all want it, many of us strive for it but mostly, we don’t have enough time for it. My life is packed with work, family, running a home and trying to find time for a social life which leaves precious little time for working out. One of my favorite ways to exercise when I do have time is practicing yoga.…View Post
Technology and beauty have co-mingled once again to great effect in the creation of the Cast Beauty app. Designed to give personalized product recommendations based on a user’s profile and the weather, Cast Beauty is the first app I’ve seen that takes environmental factors into consideration when choosing beauty products. Climate change is real folks and the beauty industry is responding not only with a spate of new environmentally conscious products, but also with an app that makes finding and purchasing those products easier.…View Post
I love it when my worlds collide. In a stunningly smart marriage of beauty and tech, COVERGIRL has teamed up with Girls Who Code to bring beauty lovers the new BeautyU app. It’s a makeup recommendation and try-on app developed for girls, by girls released just in time to update your look with spring beauty trends.
I know, you’ve tried apps like this one before but COVERGIRL’s claim to fame is a new face scan technology that does a high-speed read of individual facial features to more accurately define and match skin tone and facial characteristics.…View Post
This one’s for my blogger boos and fellow social media mavens who can’t find enough hours in their busy days to promote all the stellar content they create. In an ideal world, we’d all have an army of helpers to promote our content to our audiences who would then in turn, promote it to their friends and so on. Well, for those of us without an army or even a small team, there’s CoPromote!…View Post
Today I’m taking a little detour from talking about beauty to focus on the behind the scenes of my beauty blogger life. Running a blog is akin to having three full-time jobs. Planning and creating great posts, videos and photos can easily be all consuming. Keeping in touch with your precious readers, continually marketing the work you’ve done, networking with other bloggers and brands and planning your growth strategies while trying to live so you actually have something to blog about is really, really hard.…View Post