Hair tutorial: Easy waves with no effort

So, my hair’s long enough that if I don’t do something with it (at least blowing it dry), I look… not great. However, I’ve also mostly been taking showers at night and sleeping on wet hair — and I pull my hair out of my face to sleep. Most days, that equals weirdly kinky hair…

DIY hair trim

So I have a confession to make: I HATE paying $50+ to have a quarter of an inch trimmed off my hair. HATE. But, I still get split ends. And the only way to cure that is to cut them off. In the six years I’ve lived in LA, I still have yet to find…

A Pinterest Challenge

I came across a Pinterest challenge over at Merrick’s Art today. Basically, you have six weeks to make/do six things you’ve pinned. As of this moment, I have 1,672 pins. That’s a lot of pins, you guys. (In my defense, I joined Pinterest EARLY. Like, way before it was the phenomenon that it is now.)…

Half-moon mani

After I made my first batch of DIY nail polishes, I was in a rush to try them out. I decided to try a half-moon mani with my favorite of the three I made. I painted a base of  L.A. Colors Color Craze in Nuclear Energy, then used hole punch reinforcements to create the “moon.” I…