HAPPY THANKSGIVING | 5 THINGS I’M THANKFUL FOR

Happy Thanksgiving!  As I get older, I’ve learned to love thanksgiving over other holidays. A day where we gather with our loved ones and focus on what we are thankful for. Food and love, who doesn’t want that?  This time last year, my mom had recovered enough to visit our new apartment for Thanksgiving. I was so excited for my mom to see our tiny new place, which we quickly moved out of two months later. Chris and I killed…

THE BEST FACE WIPES FOR SENSITIVE SKIN | EMPTIES 3

Who uses face wipes after a long day? Raise your hand. While I avoid using face wipes as a daily practice, I do use them often enough in my life. Face wipes for sensitive skin can be a challenge, but lucky for us brands are realizing we need gentle wipes for our sensitive skin. Here are today’s weekly empties of five face wipes I’ve used up and how they perform specifically for my sensitive skin. Did any of them meet…

BEST SHEET MASKS? | WEEKLY EMPTIES 2

I HAVE AN ADDICTION Sheet masks are the perfect lazy woman’s at home facial, but with so many on the market these days, how do you find the best sheet mask? Hopefully today’s post will help guide you in the right direction next time you’re shopping for the best sheet mask for your skin type. While we all have different needs and skin, there are a few things to look out for when shopping for a sheet mask. Last year…

BEST MASCARA? | WEEKLY EMPTIES

I have so many empties! Being a beauty blogger, I collect my trash. If you’re new to this concept, basically we collect all our empty beauty products and share our thoughts in a video or blog post after finishing an entire product. For me hitting pan or using something up completely is always an accomplishment. So I save them. Somehow it’s gotten a bit out of control, therefore I’ve decided to start a weekly series of empties here on the…

2017 FALL FASHION LOOKBOOK | POSITIVE BODY IMAGE

My blog and YouTube channel started off as Dress Yourself Happy. Because when I was going through a pretty rough time in my life, I found the blogging world that reminded me all the work I was doing on the inside wasn’t enough, I had to dress myself happy too. While I’ve always loved beauty and skincare, I LOVED fashion. Playing with different trends and finding things that worked for my body was always fun. Dealing with some body image…

HUSBAND DOES MY MAKEUP | 100K GIVEAWAY

We did it! 100,000 subscribers on YouTube. It’s incredibly surreal to me that we have hit this milestone together. My channel didn’t grow overnight. I don’t have a viral video that sent my views skyrocketing. There were a few collaborations and shout outs from friends and channels I’ve always respected which helped give me a boost, but this has been a three year journey. I’m so excited and overwhelmed. Today’s post is a HUGE THANK YOU to my subscribers. As…

FALL INSPIRED NAILS – NCLA and DISNEY

FALL INSPIRED NAILS When it comes to fall inspired nails, I love painting my nails with bold rich nail polish colors. From burgundy to black, here are some of my favorites for fall. My picks for fall nail polish and a few tips on achieving the perfect manicure at home.  Make sure to sign up for my newsletter below. You’ll want to be the first to know about my Holiday Gift Giving Series coming soon!  STAY CONNECTED + FREE STUFF!…

BURBERRY MAKEUP | PLAYING WITH COLOR

Playing With Color I’ve been inspired to play with color recently, so when I received the gorgeous Burberry Makeup set in the mail, I couldn’t wait to give the products a test. Today’s blog post is all about how I use the Burberry Makeup set to add a little color to my look.  CHOOSING COLOR Because I normally stick to neutrals in both makeup and wardrobe, it makes playing with color easy and fun. When choosing pops of color, I…