How TOXIC Is Your Skincare Routine? (And what to do about it)

Personal Care

"The Situation": 101 The European Union, over the last 2 decades, has banned over 1,300 chemical ingredients in their personal care products. {These chemicals have been linked to learning & developmental disabilities, autism, ADHD, hormonal alterations, cancer and even prenatal side effects, and these are just the beginning.} The U.S of A, however, has banned 11. 11?! To boot, our country hasn't passed a federal law to regulate ingredients used in personal care products since Continue Reading

My 3 Fav Healthy Preggo Habits!


I decided before I was even close to being preggo that once I was there, it would be the healthiest I'd be in my life, for me and for my bebe! I didn't want to fall victim to the lie that as women we have to gain 80lbs and consume double because we are "eating for two". The truth is that we ARE eating for two, but one of you is very, very small. The average woman only needs about 300-500 more calories per day throughout pregnancy to keep up with the demands of her and baby's growing Continue Reading

Think Skin Checks Aren’t Necessary? Check Out My Guest Post at REN Dermatology!

K. Kelly 2-1

I've recently acquired new friends at REN Dermatology! They're awesome.   They've asked me to use my experiences over the past 7 years of being a hair and makeup artist to write regular pieces for their blog, how fun! This is the first of many to come...   Click here to read about my recent run-in with some skin health issues, and why it's important to get skin checks on the reg!   Spoiler alert: Dr. Lee found a spot I didn't know I had. Continue Reading

Jergen’s BB Body: Why you need it.

BB Body

I had a little fun in Target last week! Who doesn't l o v e Target?! No one, that's who. I was purchasing a few items to restock my kit for some jobs this week (false eyelashes, mascara, Q-Tips, etc..) when I stumbled upon a bottle of something that sounded like MAGIC... And it is. Jergens BB Body   I purchased the Medium/Dark. (If you have ANY kind of tan in these warm months, I would go with that. It's not a very dark tint.) I couldn't wait to try this stuff. The Continue Reading

Our Little Secret Is Out

Baby Kelly

We've been keeping a secret.  I didn't want to, I swear! But it had to be kept. A three- month long secret... I know I've totally been MIA. I haven't been posting anything new or going to events or interacting. It's felt like there's a giant wall between us!! But alas, the time has come when I can share with you this secret, and things can go back to the way they were... SEAN AND I ARE FREAKIN' HAVING A BABY!!!!!! It must be contagious. I think 99% of my friends are preggo. Continue Reading