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Brooklyn Botany Charcoal Mud Mask Review

Beauty, Blog

“Brooklyn Botany is more than a skincare brand – it is a philosophy where healthy living and the desire for a green lifestyle intersect…” — Brooklyn Botany ACTIVATED CHARCOAL MUD MASK Have you guys seen those super cool black peel-off masks that have gone viral online? Well we have & we have been wanting to get our hands on one for a while now! Luckily, one of our Favorite skincare brands of all time Brooklyn Botany, came out with an Activated Charcoal Mud Mask. We recently learned that those viral peel-off masks can actually destroy the healthy surface layer on your skin, leaving it exposed to even more bacteria! What...

Our Eyelash Extension Experince

Beauty, Blog, Lifestyle

For the past few months we have been obsessed with eye lash extensions and we’re here to give you the full low down and to tell you all about our experience with lash extensions. First off, eye lash extensions are when individual lashes are glued with a very strong medical grade glue to each of your own individual lashes. Eye lash extensions have become super popular and we totally understand why now! Before getting your lashes done, the most important thing is finding a the right place and person for the service. We go to Amazing Lash Studio and absolutely love it there! They are located all over the place...

Brooklyn Botany

Beauty, Blog

If you have been following us on Youtube or Instagram over the past year, you’ve probably seen us using a lot of products from and totally obsessing over Brooklyn Botany. Brooklyn Botany is a Skin Care brand dedicated to using natural ingredients in their purest state. Skin care is definitely number one when it comes to our beauty routine and these products never let us down.  ULTRA PURE VITAMIN C – L ASCORBIC ACID SERUM Let’s begin with the first product Brooklyn Botany launched, which totally got us hooked on their brand! Their Vitamin C is hands down our favorite skin care product, and we don’t say that lightly. This...

Coachella/Festival Essentials and Trends

Beauty, Blog, Fashion, Lifestyle

Coachella 2017 is in full swing and Festival Season has begun so let’s talk about some must have essentials and some of our favorite trends! Fashion Festival Fashion is all the rage and isn’t complete without some sheer tops, crop tops, and cut off shorts! For accessories we love chokers or even a cute belt! Be bold your festival fashion, there really aren’t any rules! Bralette’s are also a huge trend for festival season! You can get so many different colors and styles and pair them with your favorite cut off shorts or boyfriend jeans, the options are really endless! Hair/Makeup This is definitely the time to have fun with your...

How to Self Tan | Mystic Tan

Beauty, Blog

How To: Self Tan Believe it or not, we have never self tanned before! I know, crazy, right?! To be quite honest, we have always been terrified and for some crazy reason, thought it was be so hard to do. So, we decided to finally give it a try but started in the baby section and used a gradual self tanner. We are no experts but found with a few easy steps, you can achieve a nice self tan! Also, make sure to read the instructions of your self tanner as some may call have different directions. Step 1: Scrub Down with Brooklyn Botany We started prepping the night before...

5 Awesome Ways to Use Castor Oil

Beauty, Blog

5 Awesome Ways to Use Castor OilJamaican Black Castor Oil Mongongo Exotic Oil with Scent of Cotton Tee, you think that sounds like a mouth full? Just wait until you hear about the many uses of this product!  We’ve recently been using the Jamaican Black Castor Oil, which is exclusively available at select Walgreens and have been loving it! Here are some of our favorite way to use the oil! 1. Face- Winter is definitely the time of year when our skin is more on the dry side, so on the days our skin needs a little extra love, we like to use a few drops of the oil and gently...

Vega Lash and Vega Brow Review

Beauty, Blog

Thicker Fuller Faster Think about this, if you have really great brows, lashes, and skin, you don’t really need to put much effort into getting ready. Unless you’re one of the lucky ones born with perfect full brows and lashes, it can be really tough to achieve! Thankfully, we found two products that are changing our lives! Vega Lash and Vega Brow are volumizing serums that help achieve thinker and fuller lashes and brows. You may not know this, but apparently over time your “growth signals” weaken, making it hard to continuously grow out your hair. The serum basically works by naturally resorting the communication channels to your follicles sending growth signals...

Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show Hair and Makeup | Jordan

Beauty, Blog, Fashion

 The Victoria’s Secret Fashion show is one of the biggest events of the year and I’m sure it’s everyones favorite fashion show or secret obsession! As we all sit around our T.V. screens and watch some of the most beautiful women on earth stunt down the runway, you can’t help but be envious of their gorgeous looks and ridiculous bodies! In honor of of the show airing, I put together a hair and makeup look inspired by the angles!  I used some of my favorite makeup products and some new goodies from PUR to achieve the infamous natural snatched makeup look the angle always rock. For my hair, I happened to have...

Belo Blow Dry Bar

Beauty, Blog

What is a Blowout? To put it simply, a blowout is when a hair stylist blow drys your, usually wet, hair completely with a round brush and hair product to provide you with perfect, bouncy hair. We recently went to Belo Blow Dry Bar in Laguna Beach for our first ever blowout experience. Belo is a super chic blow-dry bar that offers many different services as far as blowout styles as well as makeup application and parties. Our Experience We were greeted by an incredibly friendly staff with champagne and right away noticed the high end fashion forward vibe, which we loved! We chose to do deep conditioning treatments as well which left...

Fall Beautycon Box Unboxing

Beauty, Blog

Fall 2016 Box By: Angel & Shayla Items in the Fall box: DUO – Lash Adhesive – @duoadhesive Flutter Lashes – iSlay Lashes – @futterlashesinc Jouer – Essential Lip Enhancer – @jouercosmetics Laser Kitten – Sweetheart Lipstick Pin – @laserkitten Luxie Beauty – Luxie Large Angled 504 Brush – @luxiebeauty Milani Cosmetics – Bella Eyes Gel Powder Eyeshadow – @milanicosmetics Mystic Tan – Mocha-Kyssed Bronzer Lotion – @mystictan OFRA Cosmetics – Long Lasting Liquid Lipstick – @ofracosmetics Simple® – Cleansing Facial Wipes – @simpleskincare Sugarfina – Sugar Lips® – @sugarfina Shayla & Angel portrait by @rongrong_devoe_illustration SHOP http://beautycon.com/box Annual: $99, Seasonal: $29 $5 off code: HJFALL (expires November 30, 2016) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=01D6tzjHH30&feature=youtu.be...