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Health & Beauty

Cosmetology School – Discovering Passions I Didn’t Know I Had

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I’m back with another chapter of my Cosmetology School Diaries. I’m another month closer to finishing my schooling, and I must say that time has really been flying by fast! Since starting school last May, I’ve learned so much about the world of cosmetology, as well as my own capabilities. I’ve mentioned in previous posts […]

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Make It Up Monday – The Inspirational Tilly Lockey, Makeup Super Hero

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Tilly Lockey is a 13 year old with bionic arms. An almost fatal diagnosis of Meningococcal Septicaemia Strain B when she was just 15 months old left her an amputee. One day her mom promised her that she would have hands again, and thankfully she is now the proud recipient of Hero Arms which give her […]

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Wednesday Wink – Safety and Sanitation in Your Lash Business

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I have been blessed with an amazing apprentice in my practice. I think apprenticeships are such a great opportunity to train people on all the different aspects of running a lash business. One of the initial challenges is getting past the subject matter that can be really boring to do but is required nonetheless. Safety […]

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Wednesday Wink – Follow These Do’s and Don’ts and Be Festival Ready for Spring/Summer 2019

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‘Tis the festival season, so get your tickets and travel buddies ready! Check out these quick tips and be prepared for all your summer festival happiness. DO pack some Wash and Wink Shampoo and conditioner to cleanse your lashes. If you are staying overnight, bring a bottle of water to wash your lashes and brush your […]

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Wednesday Wink – 4 Fun Downtime Tips for High Performing Women in ‘Go-Mode’

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Have you heard of the expression “Go-Mode”? We work hard and play hard. It sounds cliché, but we see it a lot in our clients and ourselves as busy professionals in the beauty industry. Go-mode can take a toll on the nervous system and lead to anxiety or burnout. We all need to prioritize our bodies through […]

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Make It Up Monday – Is It Time to Throw Your Beauty Products Away? Making Sense of Makeup Expiration

Make Up Expiration Dates Explained

Everyone has their favorite beauty products, right? The ones that always look good, no matter what mood you’re in. The ones that make you happy and seem to last forever – and they come in the perfect shade! But, how do we know when it’s time to toss our beloved products away and start fresh? […]

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Wednesday Wink – Declutter and Inspire Love and Beauty Using the Drala Principle

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With minimalist feng shui superstar Marie Condo igniting the masses to cultivate joy through de-cluttering, I began pondering what the word Drala meant – Marie asks her followers if they are applying the Drala principle when going through their living spaces. I wondered more about the word and started an investigation to learn more. Here’s what I […]

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Cosmetology School – Halfway Through Beauty School and Still in Full Learning Mode

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Hello, and welcome back to another installment of my cosmetology school diaries! So I am now at the halfway point of my journey, and like with all new adventures, there’s definitely been some ups and downs. I definitely see myself improving and just becoming more confident as the days go by. As I mentioned in […]

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Make It Up Monday – Smooth Out Wrinkles With Non-Surgical Facelifts

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Can we all agree that gravity can sometimes not be our friend? When we look in the mirror, our faces may have a tendency to look a bit droopy or our frown lines may get deeper and it seems like no amount of concealing or contouring can help. Well, today I want to give you […]

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Beauty Launchpad December 2018 Edition: 2018 Readers Choice Award Winners Featuring Glad Lash

Beauty Launchpad - Readers Choice Award 2018

The December issue of Beauty Launchpad featured the winners of the 2018 Readers Choice Awards and Glad Lash was voted Best Lashes for our Glad Lash Salon Professional Lashes! You can read more on the online publication here. Once again, we thank all of you, our loyal, professional customers for voting Glad Lash. Love Your […]

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