• How do you Pre-Poo?

    Whether you are new to the curly game or not I am sure you have heard of the term Pre-Poo before and like most of us wondered what the hell it was and why the strange name. Pre-poo, short for pre-shampoo treatment is basically an extra step added before your shampoo to ensure that you hair remains moisturized throughout your entire wash […]...

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  • Hooked Up: Must Have Shapewear

    I’ve always believed that every single woman should own at least one pair of shapewear, no matter her size. Clean lines are so important and I can’t stress how much of a difference a great body shaper does under any piece of clothing. Personally, I like to feel nice and tight underneath my clothes so I don’t become self-conscious about […]...

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  • #FlashBackFriday: Summer Blues + $300 Giveaway

    Happy Friday Bellas! Today I’m taking it back #FlashbackFriday style to the beginning of summer. I had just recently dyed my hair a warmer color to match the gorgeous weather where were having and I was as happy as can be because I knew it was the beginning of the best summer of my life! A lot of you have been asking […]...

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  • Oscar De La Renta: American Icon, Orgullo Dominicano, and My Fashion Inspiration

    I couldn’t believe my eyes when I saw on Instagram a post stating that iconic fashion designer, Oscar De La Renta had passed. I frantically google searched for answers and came up with nothing but articles stating that this was false. I was relieved momentarily, only to later read official news outlets confirming his passing. I’m heartbroken. I absolutely loved this man and everything […]...

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  • Forbidden Fruit

    This week I partnered up with my friends Tiffany and Brad on a photoshoot. They are extremely talented and creative and when they come to me with ideas for a shoot I always say yes! I love working with creative individuals as a team and the final results are always priceless. Here are some of my favorites from our photoshoot titled “Forbidden Fruit”. How stunning […]...

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  • Gypsy Travels: My Travel Style

    I love traveling and sharing my #gypsytravels with you all on the blog. So far I’ve shared with you many of the places I’ve had the pleasure of visiting, whether it be local, national or international. I even shared some great tips on how to travel abroad on a budget. Something very important that I haven’t shared though are my […]...

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  • Fall Day in Brooklyn

    This Sunday Mr.Man and I slept in and woke up ready to venture out into the city or anywhere really. He mentioned he wanted to go to Brooklyn and so I started planning our day away using Google and my beloved Zagat. As an uptown girl I can probably count on my hand the times I’ve been to Brooklyn. It […]...

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  • My Wash Day Routine

    It literally used to take me forever to wash my hair. I HATED wash days. I remember one time I spent a little over a week without washing my hair and when I finally did it took me more than an hour. My fingers were so pruney and I was fed up. I almost considered chopping off all my hair. […]...

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  • Blogger Box Beauty

    Last week I received this blogger box – or should I say lovely care package and was blown away by the beauty contents inside. Let me just say that this was even before I knew about the price. I won’t give up the cost of this beauty gift box just yet, but Bellas please believe me when I tell you that this is […]...

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  • Model Dreams

    Photography by Donny Aristy Did you guys know that when I was little I wanted to be a model?! I remember begging my mom to take me to a local casting call when I was about 10 years old to audition to for an “agency”. When we got there they crammed us all inside of a hotel ballroom and made us […]...

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  • Fall Makeup Inspired by Urban Decay Pulp Fiction Collection

    Fall is officially here and on my desk is so much fun makeup to play with! As of late I have been obsessed with the limited edition Urban Decay Pulp Fiction collection and wanted to share a review/tutorial using my favorite things from the collection. This year marks the twentieth anniversary of the release of the film, and Urban Decay decided […]...

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  • #OOTD with Neutrogena Visibly Even Collection

    This post is a sponsored campaign on behalf of Latina Bloggers Connect and Neutrogena®. As always all opinions expressed are truly my own. This is Makeup is a huge part of my everyday beauty look as I am a freelance makeup artist. While most of us have an everyday natural beauty look, makeup artist tend to pump it up a notch […]...

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