Feeling Beautiful in my Skin

Someone recently asked me when I feel most beautiful. A part of me wanted to say after a good blow dry and a professional makeup job. Another part of me wanted to say with an oversized tee shirt on and a bare freckled face. But mostly, I feel beautiful when I choose to celebrate the skin I’m in. The skin with spotted freckles that show my summers spent in California…. Read more

Treat Yourself: DIY Berry Body Scrub

If I’m being honest, I’ve totally used my growing belly as an excuse to pamper myself (or, to convince Jake to pamper me, obviously). Throughout the last several months, I’ve been a DIY beauty junkie because I know the products are safe for my skin. Hence, why I whipped up this berry body scrub using ingredients straight from my kitchen! The sugar in this body scrub is what really exfoliates…. Read more

DIY Lavender + Sea Salt Mask with Marianna

You’ve probably noticed my crazy love for DIY skincare — especially since learning I was pregnant! It can be really tough to find products that not only work, but are safe to use while growing this little human. I’m pretty sure I do more beauty routines in my kitchen now than actual cooking… (priorities)! One of my besties, beauty guru Marianna Hewitt, is as obsessed with at-home skincare as I am….. Read more

Get Gutsy: DIY Pumpkin Face Mask

Lets get GUTS-y! You know those gross pumpkin guts you spend hours scooping out over Halloween? Keep em’! They’ll make you pretty. Seriously, though… pumpkin is really good for your skin. The antioxidants help fight acne and relieve dry, itchy skin. Plus, it’s packed full of vitamins that boost circulation and cell renewal. Paired with other soothing products you can find at home — like yogurt, honey and olive oil…. Read more

DIY: Rose Body Scrub

Post-Coachella, my body is BEGGING for some exfoliation. I love making DIY beauty products, and thought this rose petal body scrub would be perfect for dry skin. It’s super easy to make and smells incredible! This scrub also makes for a really great gift — whether it be for a friend’s birthday, a bachelorette gift for the girls, a Mother’s Day gift… the list goes on! You’ll be able to get…. Read more