2019 is All About Giving Back!

I started Pretty Girl Makeup to create a fabulous lipgloss to share with all the Pretty Girls in the universe. Over the years, life’s ups, downs and all arounds have allowed me the privilege of being in a position to choose a charity to partner with. To  help people in real need. Pretty Girl has…

Why I treat my makeup brushes like new born babies!

Makeup brushes must be treated like hair. Using stong dish soap will dry out the hairs of the brushes, which will make them break, but because the hairs of the brushes  are going to be dry, brittle and eventually break. I get compliments all the time from my clients on how good my brushes feel!…

Why You Need Photoshoot Makeup

Why do you need photoshoot makeup? Well, to be honest, the need cannot be described in just words! If this is a special day for you, at no point, you would want to ruin the day with mediocre makeup. Women want to flaunt the best of what they’ve got and a perfect makeup job just…

You are not too old to dress up for Halloween!

  Halloween is one of my favorite holidays for the following reasons: 1. Seeing the cute kiddies all dressed up as princesses and monsters is too cute for words. 2. Decorating my home, inside and out gets me ready for the Christmas Holiday decorating freenzie. 3. I can secretly dress up and do my makeup to…

The Wonders of Getting Enough Sleep

Beauty sleep is very much real. In fact, the BBC reported that sleep deficit has effects on your face, and eventually on your social life as well. They state that lack of sleep can make your face “significantly uglier,” making you appear unhealthy and unapproachable. The study conducted by the Karolinska Institute, found that people…

A Girl’s Mission

The shoot started like any normal shoot with the call sheet of a model, stylist, makeup artist and of course, the photographer who had a vision of what we were going to help bring to life. I arrived with my hair and makeup kits ready to go, in an old victorian hotel in San Francisco’s…

Coconut Oil and Baking Soda Facial Scrub

This facial scrub is made of two natural ingredients, which are inexpensive and safe to use. It can be used for every skin type, even problematic skin. Ingredients: 1/2 cup coconut oil 1/2 cup baking soda Instructions: Warm the coconut oil in the microwave for 30 seconds or less until it becomes liquid. Then, mix…

Introducing The NEW Pretty Girl App!

I created the Pretty Girl Makeup App for a number of reasons. I wanted to be able to reach my customes with updates and make it easy for them to be able to order products. I know how easy it is to say, “Oh, I’ll do it when I get home.” We all know what…

Everybody Needs a Break Sometimes!

It’s been a while since I have written on my blog. I have been MIA due to a much-needed break. At first, I was disgusted with myself for needing one, but then I realized my life was getting consumed with constant work and very little fun. I decided that between frequent photo-shoots, running Pretty Girl…

Treat Yo Self

Today I’m going to be sharing some at-home spa tricks for your Summer skin. Let’s take a half hour and treat ourselves to some much deserved relaxation. Summer is here and who isn’t loving all this heavenly sun?? However, after a long winter our skin needs some TLC to achieve and maintain that summer glow….