Happy Things

I hope everyone had a wonderful 4th!  We spent it with some close friends and got some much needed rain, so it was a great evening.  Here are some highlights of my week! {Jon and I picked out 4 decadent … Continue reading

Beauty of the Month: Sophie of Angel Food Style

It’s that time of the month again and I cannot wait to introduce you to my June Beauty!  Sophie is the gorgeous creator of Angel Food Style, a fashion and lifestyle blog that began in July of 2012.  In less than … Continue reading

Beauties of the Month: Sakura, Karen & Ali of The Sorority Secrets!

May is extra special because I have THREE gorgeous ladies for you instead of just one!  Meet Sakura Karen & Ali, the stunning girls behind The Sorority Secrets (TSS), a lifestyle blog full of beauty tips, tasty recipes, life advice and … Continue reading

New Haircare Faves!

So I know I did a post just recently sharing some haircare favorites (see that one here), but I’m a product junkie and my favorites change a lot. I still love the products mentioned in that post and would suggest … Continue reading

Happy Things

YAY, it’s Friday!  Tonight I’ll be attending the ABQ The Magazine’s Best of the City 2012 party with Devon, who rightfully won Best Aesthetician, and a few other friends.  Devon seriously gives the BEST facials EVER.  If you are in … Continue reading

Lauryn Evarts Shares Secrets Behind That Gorgeous Beach Goddess Hair

The lovely Lauryn Evarts is back!  You may remember her as my June Beauty of the Month.  I’ve been admiring that AH-MAZING hair of hers and asked Lauryn back to Gourmet Beauty to let us in on how she gets those stunning hippie chic locks.  … Continue reading

Pros & Cons of Sulfate-Free Shampoo

Sulfate-free shampoo is becoming more and more popular.  Wen seemed to be the first major sulfate-free cleansing system, with big drugstore and salon brands following in its footsteps.  I was curious about what the differences really are between shampoos with … Continue reading

Kérastase Elixir Ultime Review (& tips on the best hair serums for any budget)

I’m a die-hard MoroccanOil fan (read my rave review on it here) but my bottle was nearly empty so I picked up a bottle of Kérastase Elixir Ultime at Waves during my last highlight appointment. I’ve heard nothing but rave reviews about … Continue reading