My World in Color

5 Simple Ways to Get Shiny Hair NOW!

February 17, 2015 | Beauty Buzz, Hair Talk | No Comments

If you’re like me, you occasionally suffer from lackluster, dried out hair during the winter months. A combination of chemical processes, product buildup, and physical abuse can take a toll on your hair’s healthy gleam. Looking for ways to restore your shine at home ASAP, without the need of expensive products or treatments? Here are a…

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Preparing for a Professional Photo Session

November 24, 2014 | Beauty Buzz, Portraits, Product Love | No Comments

  Professional photography isn’t just reserved for weddings and celebrities anymore! Now more than ever, people recognize the value in booking pro photo sessions for all types of life events. Whether it’s a boudoir session, family pictures, bridal photos, or professional head shots, there are many things you need to do so that you look…

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The Dirt on Dry Shampoo – A Drugstore Brand Challenge

August 28, 2014 | Product Love | No Comments

The results of the long-awaited Dry Shampoo Challenge are in! If you follow me on Facebook or Twitter, you have seen me post a few times about my epic quest to find the perfect dry shampoo. Now, as a professional hairstylist, I’ll be the first to tell you that you need salon-quality, name-brand hair care…

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Five Reasons to Love Ombre

April 12, 2013 | Hair Talk | 5 Comments

If you know me, or follow me on Pinterest, you have no doubt that I love ombre hair coloring. I love giving clients ombre coloring, I love having it myself, I love the way it looks – I love everything about it. It makes me so sad when I hear people say that they don’t…

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Technology, I quit.

March 9, 2013 | Announcements, Personal | 1 Comment

It seems my last post about Ombre has automagically disappeared. I hate technology sometimes. 🙁 I guess I will have to reconstruct that post from memory as best I can. Blergh.

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How to get the most out of your hair coloring experience

March 7, 2013 | Hair Talk | No Comments

Coloring your hair can be an exciting, mojo-boosting experience, but it can also be nerve-wracking and bewildering. If you have only ever colored at home, or have never colored your hair at all, you might not know what to expect out of professional hair coloring services. Many times, I have clients that come see me…

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DevaCurl Follow Up

January 8, 2013 | Hair Talk | 2 Comments

Oh hi, I have a blog! That’s been very neglected! Naughty Katie. As it would seem, my little Eyeliner Intervention post from 2011 has evidently been getting some attention lately (and by attention, I mean people other than all my real-life clients have evidently stumbled upon it, which is kinda cool and crazy!) Which brings…

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What kind of ‘curl’ do you think I am!? Week 1 of DevaCurl

September 7, 2012 | Uncategorized | No Comments

I’ve been dying to start blogging again for a while. Today has been the first day in close to a year that I’ve even had the off chance of sitting down to blog. Days have been full of hair and makeup and just living – and when I’m not beautifying other people, all I want…

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An eyeliner intervention

August 11, 2011 | Beauty Buzz | 8 Comments

One of the most frequent “makeup fails” I see involves the use of eyeliner. In fact, ever since the Royal Wedding this past April, I have become increasingly aware of how badly many women apply their eyeliner. Case in point, the lovely Duchess of Cambridge… No one can deny that she’s a lovely girl, but…

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I’m Loving…

August 4, 2011 | Beauty Buzz, Product Love | 1 Comment

1. Clarisonic Plus Skincare System: I got the full enchilada, complete with the body brush and all the skin care stuff. LOVE! My skin hasn’t been this awesome since my early 20s. 2. Thigh high boots. I MUST have a pair for fall. It’s all I can think about. I’ll take these pictured here. Oh,…

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