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DOG GROOMING IN PASADENA SPLASH AND DASH

Dolly and Cooper are my children. I know many who do not have dogs or pets, can’t grasp the concept of fur babies, but it’s a real thing. I’ve had Dolly and Cooper for seven years and cannot imagine life without them. Dolly can sense when I’m upset and will stay by my side to comfort me for hours. Cooper is usually a neurotic mess because he takes after me personality wise. In fact he looks like me too. Dolly…

WE HAVE NOODLES – NEW SILVER LAKE RESTAURANT

This week I had the pleasure to preview We Have Noodles, a new Pan-Asian Silver Lake Restaurant located at 3827 W Sunset Blvd Suite C in the heart of the Silver Lake restaurant scene. We Have Noodles is created by chef Darren Sayphraraj. During my visit, I tried three shared plates and two entrees. Here are my thoughts on the new restaurant. WE HAVE NOODLES The name of the resturant is true to the menu. With six different noodle options and a variety…

MARC JACOBS BEAUTY Eyeshadow Palette

Happy Monday! It’s weird not to have a Makeup Bag Monday to share today, but I do have a fun set of swatches to share with you. If you miss Makeup Bag Monday, catch up here. Today’s post features the new MARC JACOBS BEAUTY Eye-Conic Multi-Finish Eyeshadow Palettes. I was overjoyed when I received the entire collection of eyeshadow palettes. (Follow me on Instagram and watch my stories for updates and laughs. ) Marc Jacobs Beauty makes some of the best luxury eyeshadows…

WHAT’S IN MY HANDBAG – SUMMER 2017

I’ve been on the hunt for the perfect basket handbag all summer. Two weekends ago, I found it! This adorable basket bag was a score at the Silverlake Flea Market for only $20! You can watch the weekend vlog HERE. Today’s post I share with you what I keep in my handbag for the summer. Believe it or not, it’s very minimal, especially for a “beauty guru.” WHAT’S IN MY HANDBAG Because I have a thing for small handbags, I…

SHISEIDO SKINCARE HAUL + SKINCARE BONUS

It’s back to school time and while I haven’t gone back to school for about 12  years now, I thought I’d share some fun back-to-school picks in partnership with Shiseido especially because they currently have a Skincare Bonus running through 8/27. If you spend $75 + at Shiseido.com you’ll qualify for an adorable six piece skincare bonus gift while supplies last. I’ve been a huge fan of Shiseido skincare products since high school, starting with the Pureness line and eventually working my…

MAKEUP BAG MONDAY WEEK 52 THE END

The end is here! It’s officially the last Makeup Bag Monday for the foreseeable future. This week I tested out some new clean makeup brands like Antonym, Alima Pure, Ecobrow, Ilia, and more. Find out how these products performed in today’s video. You can always catch up on Makeup Bag Mondays HERE. WHAT IS MAKEUP BAG MONDAY? Each week I rotate my makeup bag with new product launches and makeup from my makeup collection.  Originally this series started here on sereinwu.com, I have…

NEW AT SEPHORA AUGUST 2017 + GIVEAWAY

Here is the August giveaway for New In Beauty August 2017. Every month I share with you my picks to feature for New In Beauty. This month there are a lot of new product launches at Sephora. Since it’s a new month, today’s video is all about new beauty products for August 2017. Check out the video to see what’s new at Sephora. If you are a newsletter subscriber and opt to be notified of new blog posts, you get a head start…

FAILED PRODUCTS – MAKEUP BAG MONDAY 51

Another Monday passed, another Makeup Bag Monday to go. Here is Makeup Bag Monday 51! (I know I’m a little late on the blog post, but life has been a bit crazy) Only 1 left in the series before I introduce a new weekly makeup review series for the blog and my channel. You can always catch up on Makeup Bag Mondays HERE. This week was a bit disappointing with multiple failed products and a few underwhelming ones. Watch this week’s…