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The pre-beach checklist

I’m off for an actual personal trip this week to celebrate one of my favorite people’s bachelorette party weekends down in Miami. It’s been a little while since I’ve been back but I can tell you right now that I can’t wait to put my feet in the sand and sit on the beach with a drink in my hand. We’ll be staying at the Edition, a personal favorite of mine, while hitting up all of ...

The March Beauty Breakdown

Here we go folks, I’m dishing on each of the products and services that I’ve been swearing by as of late. Not one of these are paid but I did receive some of the products to try out and I will be honest, we get A LOT of products over here at the ii house. I actually do try out each of the products that get sent my way and now I’m starting a series ...

Stress Testing with Secret

Between starting my own company and running my blog my days are jam packed beyond belief with meetings, workouts, calls, events and A LOT of flights. Not to mention most of the time I’m quite literally running around NYC on foot or via the ever-so-lovely subway. Therefore this new, very wonderful life of mine now requires an extra level of help to stay feeling fresh on a daily basis. Luckily for me Secret Deodorant has ...

The ii Beauty Test at Home Coloring with Clairol

I've partnered with Clairol to create this post! Enjoy! As of late, I’ve been traveling a significant amount to say the least. With all of the travel, as much as I love it, well there are some things that fall off the radar … such as personal care. My eyebrows are slightly overgrown, my workout routine is questionable at best, I could for sure use one heck of a facial but likely the number one thing ...

All About that Summer Beauty and Wellness Routine!

Going into the hot summer months it’s so important to change things up and do more to take better care of yourself - be it from working out to prepping for the beach. For me it starts with my workout, not only am I saying bye bye to my midday runs but I’m also switching up my workout outfits incorporating more shorts and light weight ribbed tanks. I’m currently loving 2(X)ist’s leggings and tanks for ...

My Winter Beauty Rx

Winter, even in the crazy warm phase we’ve been experiencing, will do some serious damage to your skin, hair and face. Enter the trifecta of beauty pros (Katelyn, Andrea & Joanna!) who have helped give my damaged winter self a much needed Rx of TLC. Read on to get the details and there's something exciting in store for you guys if you mention this post to Katelyn or Andrea you’ll get a special discount and who doesn't love that?!  It’s ...

The II Travel Diaries: Beauty On-the-Go

I’ve been “torturing” my skin this winter with all of the travel going from 80 degree weather in Dallas to – 12 in CO to Antigua and back to blizzard like conditions in NYC. So much so in fact that I’ve had to tweak my beauty routine while on the road to ensure I’m keeping my skin properly hydrated, well taken care of and am not forgetting the small areas such as my cuticles and ...