Summer Hair Tips: Hair Care & Styling


The heat and humidity have cranked up around here so I thought I would share some of my Summer Hair Tips with you. My hair is fine but I have a lot of it, and it also gets frizzy when the humidity is high. This won't be a shock to any of you, but I like me some volume. :-) Here is what I use to get volume, even in the summer months. I … [Read more...]

Treating Myself To a Spa/Salon With Conair!

sonic brush

I'll be the first to admit, that I love a day at the spa! My husband and I recently went to Hot Springs, Arkansas and of course we spent a few hours at the spa in downtown Hot Springs. I don't go to the spa often, because it's difficult finding time to schedule a visit and of course it's expensive. So, I am excited to share with you some awesome … [Read more...]

How I Style My Hair

How I Style My Hair

Several months ago I shared with you all that I was going to let my hair grow out a little. So today I thought I'd share how I style my hair and some frequently asked questions I get asked about my hair. 1. One question I get asked a lot is do I color my hair and what color do I use? I do have my hair colored about every 4 weeks (I have a … [Read more...]

28 Days of Spring Fashion (Day 8)

28 Days of Spring Fashion

It's Day 8 of my 28 Days of Spring Fashion! Today I'm styling the floral blouse with gray pants. I think the floral pattern is going to be popular this spring and summer. It tried last year but didn't really catch on. I think as women over 40, we need to wear it carefully. Floral patterns can age us so we need to make sure to add some cute … [Read more...]

My Swing Bob Haircut

My Swing Bob Haircut

 I'm FINALLY getting around to talking about my swing bob haircut. Of all the emails I get, my hair is the one I get the most questions about. Let me first say I'm flattered that you ask about my hair but I'm like most of us, I wish I could wear it a different way. I'd love to let it grow out but when I do, it starts to look thin. So I stick … [Read more...]

Want To Add Volume To Your Hair?

Want to Add Volume To Your Hair?

It's no secret, I like a little volume when it comes to my hair. I know it's because I grew up in the 80's and although my hair is not nearly as big as it use to be, I still like volume. One of my favorite root lifters is Aquage Uplifting Foam. I use this while my hair is still wet and apply it to the roots of my hair and then blow dry and … [Read more...]

3 Beauty Products For Women Over 40

3 Beauty Products For Women Over 40

Today I wanted to share 3 Beauty Products For Women Over 40, I'm using and why I like them. All of these products, I received as samples in my Birchbox over the last year. I tried them, loved them, and then ordered them. (Of course you don't have to be over 40 to use them but they are good for our age.) These are old news, but I still love my … [Read more...]

Spring 2014 Hairstyle Trends

Spring 2014 Hairstyle Trends

I always love to look at hairstyle trends. Not that I'm going to do anything drastic but I like to see what trends are coming our way. There are some crazy ones but here are the Spring 2014 Hairstyle Trends that I like. The pixie cut seems to still be a hot trend. I love it but I can't imagine having my hair this short. These women wear it … [Read more...]

My Favorite Hair Care Products

My Favorite Hair Care Products

Yesterday, I shared my angled bob haircut so today I'm sharing my favorite hair care products. I do change my hair care products at times but these are the ones I'm using right now. I have straight fine hair but I have a lot of it. Because I color treat my hair and use a blow dryer and flat iron, I struggle with dry over-treated hair. I use … [Read more...]

The Angled Bob Haircut

The Angled Bob Haircut

One of the emails I get quite often is about my hair. What do you call your cut? Could you show us the back? Well, I'm finally getting around to sharing my angled bob haircut. I guess I'm like most women, I don't love my hair. I wish I could wear it longer but it starts to look stringy when it gets too long. But for those of you wanting to … [Read more...]

The Angled Bob Hairstyle

angled bob

Good morning!! First I want to share with you the winner of the Joseph Nogucci charm bracelet. Thankfully Rafflecopter picks the winner and it's April! Yay!! Thank you all for entering! a Rafflecopter giveaway Now, let's talk about hair! We women love to talk about hair! Pinterest is full of  haircuts. Should we let our hair grow? Should we … [Read more...]

Fall Hair Trends 2013

31 Days Of Fall Fashion & Beauty Tips!

Well, here we are October 1 so lets get started with 31 days of Fall Fashion & Beauty Tips with Fall Hair Trends. First things first, take a look in the mirror at your hair. Go ahead I'll wait for you! The beginning of a season is always a good time to re-evaluate your hair. If it needs to be colored (any grays showing?), do you need a few … [Read more...]

How I Style My Bangs

Hey friends! I'm still working on my Youtube channel. I did a video today on How I Style My Bangs. Music played in my video, "The O'Neill Brothers Group-All in All", sound recording administered by: The Orchard Music Lyrics: You are my strength when I am weak You are the treasure that I seek You are my all in all I'm seeking You like … [Read more...]

How I Add Volume To My Hair

How I Add Volume To My Hair

It's no secret that I like volume when it comes to my hair. I blame it on being a teenager in the 80s! Thankfully I have left the curly permed hair behind! I've recently found a product that I like as well as the Aquage Uplifting Foam. It's Aveda Volumizing Tonic and it does a great job of adding volume to my hair. I like the smell, and the … [Read more...]

My Favorite Hair Products

My favorite hair products

Many of you have asked about the hair products I use so I thought I'd share my favorite hair products. I change them every once in a while but this is what I'm using right now. I use L'Oreal EverPure Shampoo and Conditioner. I usually use the volume shampoo and conditioner.   I also use L'Oreal Everstrong overnight hair repair … [Read more...]

{Day 3} Hair Color: Fashion & Beauty For Women Over 40

Day 3-Hair Color: Fashion & Beauty for Women over 40/

Here we are, Day 3 and we're talking--Hair Color. Um...I have lots of personal experience with this one! I've been coloring (or having my hair colored) for at least 10 years. Hair color can make you look years younger especially if you're covering gray hair. First, lets talk about NOT covering your gray hair. Some women have gorgeous gray … [Read more...]