Month: January 2016

Year in Nails – 2015

This was a requested post from a reader (Lesley Smith) in my last Sunday’s Caffeine with Christine post. She suggested that I put together all my nail colors I had last year to take a look back and see since I may not have shared them all on my blog. I usually post my nail […]

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Hello Monday

It’s Monday, don’t forget to be awesome, and smile (a lot). My lack of posts the past three days is uncanny, and I apologize for going M.I.A. Although, if you follow me on Snapchat (@christinemwest) you’d know I wasn’t totally dead to the world. The weekend kind of disappeared from me, I was either too busy to […]

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Happy Mail – January 2016

I have a 12 month commitment with A Beautiful Mess’ Happy Mail Subscription which I started in May of last year. In order to get the lowest price of $15 a month you must commit to them for a full year.  Now that this is my 9th order I am still so excited and happy […]

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Derek Zoolander Lands February Vogue Cover

Yes it’s true. Zoolander 2 (releasing February 12th) has been marketing and advertising pretty heavily ever since last March when Ben Stiller and Owen Wilson unexpectedly closed Valentino’s runway show at Paris Fashion Week in characters as Derek Zoolander and Hansel. But the team really outdid themselves when Derek Zoolander landed on the cover of […]

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Caffeine with Christine (1/17)

Good Morning!It’s been a very lovely weekend so far.The weather has been absolutely gorgeous — blue skies, big fluffy white clouds, and a perfect 60 degrees with sunshine. Literally perfection.I’m not sure if my work week really overwhelmed me, or if I was just completely exhausted, but when I got home on Friday all I […]

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LUSH Valentine’s Day Collection

Unicorn Horn Bubble Bar$7.95“Sink into a magical bath filled with beautiful essential oils, colorful pastel waters, rainbows and dreams. Lavender, ylang ylang and neroli create a unique and uplifting fragrance as mountains of bubbles leave you feeling as enchanting and dazzling as unicorns themselves.” Prince Charming Shower Cream3.3 fl oz $9.958.4 fl oz $21.9516.9 fl […]

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Golden Globes Re-Cap : Everything You Missed

The 73rd annual Golden Globes ceremony took place Sunday (1/10) night at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Los Angeles by kicking off awards season. Ricky Gervais hosted the three plus hour awards show which ended up being a bit of a bore. Anything is possible in the land of live award ceremonies — impromptu speeches […]

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10 Instagram Accounts Worth Following

1. streichersistersA trio of beauty professional sisters based in LA who just opened a new beauty studio in Beverly Hills called Striiike. When it comes to hair and makeup — they’re all you need.2. infatuation The best “food porn” account featuring some of the most indulgent culinary creations. Their images look so good that you’ll want to […]

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Lovatics by Demi Lovato for NYC Cosmetics

Demi Lovato has a new makeup collaboration coming out with New York Color. The collection includes three lip and cheek tints, a mascara, two eyebrow liners, and a beautiful universal palette. The eyeshadow palette ($4.99) has a gorgeous collection of 12 nude and smoky shimmery shades. The lip and cheek tints ($3.99) can be built […]

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Caffeine with Christine (1/10)

I’m getting a little bit of a late start on putting this post up today. But this morning I got up early to meet with my best friend Maureen for some breakfast and tea at her mothers house. She came to town to visit for Christmas and New Years so it has been nice to […]

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