how to make an iced chai tea latte

How to Make an Iced Chai Tea Latte

It’s still winter, but it’s 77 degrees today in Los Angeles. Meaning it’s a perfect day for two things: getting outside and enjoying an iced beverage. There’s no better way to break the monotony of the work day than taking a break to walk to the nearest coffee shop to re-caffeinate. But with the way adulting […]

diy blackhead remover

DIY Green Tea, Honey & Rosewater Blackhead Remover

My latest obsession is researching ways to incorporate green tea leaves into my DIY beauty routine. Green tea leaves are excellent at exfoliating and dislodging pollutants from the skin. Combined with the moisturizing, anti-inflammatory benefits of honey and the antibacterial, calming benefits of rose water, green tea leaves are an easy, affordable, and effective DIY […]

avocado oil hair treatment

Avocado Oil Hair Treatment for Curly Hair

As a person with naturally curly hair, avocado oil hair treatments are a godsend during the winter. The dry, arid climate I live in makes my hair dry and brittle, becoming further exacerbated by central heat, and knit sweaters and hats rubbing against my hair. I use this treatment every week before shampooing and conditioning and […]

diy face mask

Easy DIY Face Masks for Your New Year Glow Up

One of my style resolutions for the new year is to continue building my natural skin care routine. I’m in my mid-30s now, so I have to think about anti-aging in addition to the breakouts I still sometimes experience. I’ve seen pretty positive results using diy face masks in 2016; the dark spots on my […]