Turning Over a New Leaf in My Nail Care!
I have a confession to make. My nail care leaves very little to be desired. My nails are horrible! Manis and pedis are at the bottom of my list…nail care, altogether, is usually a complete afterthought for me!
Back in the day, biweekly nail appointments were a regular part of my routine. To prevent nail breakage and polish chipping, I had nail wraps (linen, I think) applied to my nails. I never missed my fill-ins appointments! My nails and toes stayed groomed and on point. At first, I loved going to the nail salon and getting my hands and feet pampered. The nail technicians always complimented me on how pretty my hands were (they probably tell everyone that!).
That all ended for a couple of reasons:
My Nighttime Skincare Routine A commonly-known piece of skincare advice is “Always wash your face before bedtime.” I could not agree more! As a makeup user with oily skin, cleaning my skin before calling it a night is something that I cannot miss! I make sure to take time every night to clean and moisturize my skin thoroughly. […]
My Natural Hair Story Going from relaxed to natural hair is not simple and easy for most. It’s a decision that involves not only the physical act of cutting off your relaxed ends; it’s also an emotional experience that you may or may not be prepared for. On a cold day in mid-December 2011, my relaxed hair […]
An Eclectic Lady – The Song Good evening, everybody! I had no plans to post anything on the blog until later this week, but I received a very pleasant surprise earlier today from my husband! I am very happily married to a wonderful man named Nick Jones who also happens to not only be an AMAZING […]
My New Beauty/Work Room In the home that I grew up in, my bedroom was the tiniest room in the house…I mean shoebox tiny and in serious competition with the bathroom as far as size was concerned! It was just big enough to fit a twin-sized bed, a little vanity desk/mirror set, a chalkboard, my record […]