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Wednesday Wink – What Are You Grateful For this New Year?

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With 2017 winding down and a new year swirling around us, there are so many things to be grateful for. I want to count my blessings. First, let me tell you a little bit about my story… My Journey I have had the great opportunity to work in an industry that helps to empower women. […]

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Make It Up Monday – Follow These Amazing MUAs for More Beauty in Your Instagram Feed Today!

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Let’s start December out right and introduce you all to some major supporters of GladGirl. GladGirl has been so fortunate to have these talents using its products and sharing their amazing creativity with the world. We would love for you to take a minute and give them a follow. In my opinion, they will be […]

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Wednesday Wink – Handle with Care: How to Manage Client Anxiety

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I have several clients who seem to have anxiety issues. It can be difficult to lash these amazing people. Let’s talk about how we can handle these delicate situations with tact, kindness, and finesse. An Anxious Client My first encounter with an anxiety-laden client was a few years ago. She was so excited to get […]

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Make It Up Monday – Pumpkin Spice and Everything Nice… Pumpkin Products Roundup

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It’s time for pumpkin lattes, pumpkin pies, and pumpkin cleansers… Wait a minute, what did I just say?? Yes, I said pumpkin cleansers! I don’t know if you guys realize, but pumpkin beauty products are all around us, and I want to introduce you to a few of these so you can discover the beauty […]

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Make It Up Monday – Fall Makeup Favorites for 2017

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It’s the beginning of November, and I am “falling” for fall! I want to share my fall favs and hopefully introduce you to some staples for your beauty drawer that you shouldn’t live without. Lipstick Obsession Lipstick is a huge obsession of mine. I am always looking for fall colors that are matte, long wearing and […]

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Make It Up Monday – 4 Ghoulish DIY Tricks for Halloween Makeup

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It’s October 30th, and you need some last minute Halloween costume ideas! Don’t let Hallow’s Eve get you down. Following on from last week’s stage makeup and Halloween inspo, I’m here to give you some spooky tips on how to use household items or stuff from your makeup kit to help you get your ‘spook’ […]

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Wednesday Wink – 4 Positive Steps for Setting Boundaries with your Clients

Wednesday Wink - 4 Tips to Help Set Boundaries with Client

While pondering what to write for this wink, my attention was brought to our eyelash community. People have been specifically asking questions about client correspondence. Do you have clients that cancel last minute? Or a consistently flaky lash-goer? I can tell you, boundaries are beautiful! Many of us take the role of the artist, receptionist, and […]

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Wednesday Wink – 4 Fun Ways to Become a Master of Proprioception

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I love words. One of my favorite words is proprioception. As defined by Wikipedia: Proprioception (PRO-pree-o-SEP-shen), from Latin proprius, meaning “one’s own”, “individual”, and capio, capere, to take or grasp, is the sense of the relative position of one’s own parts of the body and strength of effort being employed in movement. The implication is clear – an expert […]

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Make It Up Monday – Are Beauty Bots the Way of the Future for Makeup?

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In a world where a car can drive itself and a 3D printer creates anything you can dream up, I started thinking about the future of makeup and what that may look like. As we have started to see, some makeup trends have been pretty outlandish….You remember the LED lashes, right? Just to name one! […]

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How Much do Eyelash Extensions Cost? The Definitive Guide to What You’ll Pay for Application, Maintenance and After Care

How Much Do Eyelash Extensions Cost

You’ve seen your friend look amazing wearing them, and heard her raving about how great they are… And, for good reason! Something that seemed like a fad not so long ago has now become a beauty must. One thing we can happily say for sure is that lash extensions are here to stay! So, let’s answer […]

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