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!…

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…

Tips from Our Everlasting Eyeshadow Collection

I am so excited to share Pretty Girl’s very first eyeshadow collection! I’ve always been obsessed with making the eyes the most spectacular part on any client I work on, after all they are the windows to the soul. I designed this multipurpose eyeshadow collection so that they can be used traditionally as well as…

Travel in Style: TSA-Friendly Beauty Faves

I am packing for a trip to Europe as I write this post. As summer is getting closer I know a lot of people have travel plans so I put together a list of my beauty must-haves that are TSA-friendly for carry on. As someone who travels frequently, I can tell you that I’ve become…

An Eyelash Exposé

I think every woman alive on this planet is looking for a way to have amazingly long lashes. Waking up to beautiful, lush lashes and not looking as haggard as we feel we look in the mirror was a novel concept. The eyelash trends began with mascara, then fake lashes, and now lash extensions. As…

How to Get the Most Out of Your Pretty Girl Makeup

Welcome to our Pretty Girl appreciation post where I am going to show you how to get the most out of each of our products. I’ve written down all the essential makeup tips I have acquired over my years of being a professional Makeup Artist so that I can share the art of makeup with…

The Secret Life of Your Makeup Bag

Spring is here! The air is fragrant and newness is all around you pretty girl. What can we do to feel energized with our surroundings? One of my favorites is cleaning out my closet, getting rid of anything I haven’t worn all year. We all have that emotional side of our closet that is taking…

My Dream Team

I started this company all by myself which at times can feel very daunting, overwhelming and lonely. However, when I’m on a shoot everything falls into place. The joy and fulfillment of being part of a creative team is like no other, everyone gets very close very quickly. The model, the Makeup Artist, the Lighting…

6 Makeup Tips From a Pro

I am asked all the time by friends and clients what my secret makeup tips are. Okay well, maybe they’re not so secret but I promise you they do work!

Makeup Tips from ABC Bay Area Life

  It was incredibly exciting to be interviewed by Lizzie Bermudez for Bay Area Life on ABC . Anytime I am able to secure a media platform where I can showcase my passion and talents, I am over the moon. For this Bay Area Life segment we ended up taping about 6 makeup tips in 3 hours. It was…