I’m one of those people who make their next salon appointment when they’re still at the salon. I make my appointments every 6 weeks. I can’t stretch it to every 7 weeks. My hair grows so fast that at 7 weeks I’ll have a lot of roots showing! If I can’t go right at 6 weeks, I’ll bump it up to a 5 week appointment. I ran into some scheduling issues over the summer. With…

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I talk a lot about anti-aging skincare on 15 Minute Beauty. It is a complicated and often very confusing topic, especially when I start throwing around the names of active ingredients that I think you should look for. Those ingredients don’t always have easy to remember names, and sometimes those names are long, chemical, and have multiple forms. One ingredient you should seriously consider adding to your routine is niacinamide and all of its chemical…

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Now that the weather is a bit cooler, I’m in fall transition mode! I’ve broken out my booties, have started changing up my skincare routine, and I have big plans to head to the mall this week for a fresh foundation match for the fall and early winter. I’m pretty excited that I’m sharing a lot of my favorite fall transition tips in this month’s Family Circle Magazine! (Tip: I’m on page 137.) Some of…

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I recently turned 40, which seems a bit daunting when you consider that I started this blog when I was 29. The beauty issues I’m facing now are very different than the issues I was facing back then. One of those issues is gray hair. I only have a few gray hairs, but they’re in easy to notice locations like my hairline and where I typically part my hair. Over time my natural hair color…

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I haven’t written a lot of new content for 15 Minute Beauty recently for a few reasons. The main one is that I’ve completely changed blogging platforms in the last few weeks. After 10 years on Blogger, I just moved over to WordPress! A lot of posts are a “tad” messed up now, so I’ve been going back through old content and fixing links, images, etc. It’s very time consuming! I’ve also finished up my…

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