Category BEAUTY

At home teeth whitening: How to be more confident in your smile

      Confidence, self care, and whitening your teeth from the comfort of your home!    A smile is your best accessory! Wear it proudly.   WHY TEETH WHITEN? One of my goals this year to a new & improved me is to smile more! We all have things that we feel insecure about, and when I’m insecure about my smile I don’t show it off nearly as much

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DIY Pearl Hair Accessories

Do It Yourself! Quick and easy pearl hair accessories. These hair barrettes are storming the beauty and fashion industry right now, because they are so DANG cute! Why spend a lot of money when you can make your very own hair accessories AT HOME. Anthropology and other brands sell these accessories for a lot of money. You can make these knock offs at home for just as little as $3

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Roses are Red hairstyles: 3 Valentines hairstyles with fresh flowers

Valentines Day is coming up! It’s an exciting holiday to celebrate love. I am already thinking about my Valentine’s date….what should I wear, how should I do my makeup, and what should I do with my hair?? I don’t have lots of time to spare for our date night, but I want to look special and beautiful. Luckily I found 3 easy looks that are PERFECT at saying “be mine” 

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Enjoy the Journey- 8 Winter Self Care Ideas

It’s important to enjoy life. It’s quite the adventure with all the highs and lows included. Sometimes life can get busy and overwhelming and tough. I am a huge sun chaser. . as Olaf says in FROZEN, I love all things summer, and sun, and all things hot. I honestly am not a big fan of winter. The cold dark months can make me feel down and lonely. Especially after

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New Year New you: 19 ideas for a better you in 2019

Well, 2018 was a great year but now it is time to welcome 2019! Let’s go into this year with a bang! This is a year to improve and to try new things! I love this fresh start, and love to welcome in changes. Here are 19 ways for change to become a NEW YOU this new year! ________________________________________________________________   1. NEW CUT Be bold and do a big chop!

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Holiday Gift Guide For the Beauty Lover: All under $30

    This is such a magical time of year. It is a time to give to those you love. I love giving gifts, but It can be very difficult to try to find the perfect gift for those in your life. And a lot of the time I find something, but it is WAY out of my budget to give. I love looking at gift guides, but many of

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4 Eye Catching Ponytails in under 5 minutes

The Boho Braided Pony^^^   The Knotted Pony^^^ The Twisted Pony ^^^   The Volume Pony^^^ Some mornings I hit snooze one too many times, then I’m in a hurry and rushing to get out the door…..but I have a dilemma…. I still want to look cute and put together for the day. If you’re anything like me, you need things to be easy and quick! Here are 4 ponytails that are not your

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Hair by Rissa Salon Now Open!

Hi my name is Marissa Nelson. I am a licensed Utah cosmetologist. I graduated from Paul Mitchell the School-Provo in 2015. I graduated with all honors, on the Deans list, Student of the Month Award, and completed every team offered at Paul Mitchell. I’ve always had a passion for the beauty industry and knew that I wanted to work hard to master the skills. I worked at Mark Anthony Salon

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Tied With A Bow

Bows ,on Bows, on Bows oh my! …. A big style right now is ribbons and bows. You’ll see it a lot this season incorporated in both clothing and hair. In this last NYFW we saw a lot of bows and ribbon hair accessories rocked on the runways…..   NYFW^^   NYFW^^   Jonathan Simkhai , TIBI, and TORY BURCH were only a few of the many shows that sported that

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Extension Talk: Q&A

Hey lovelies, So I’ve received lots of questions about extensions! And Yes I wear extensions. (Sometimes I do and sometimes I don’t)… My extensions right now are the Bellami 22” clip-in extensions in ash blonde. You can find it here. It is the cooler shade of blonde. (and when I got them, they still had some slight golden tone to it, so I still had to purple shampoo it a couple

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