Boho Rope Braid Tutorial

Hey Hairstyle Lovers! Check out my youtube video on how to create this “Boho Ropebraid.”   I love this look as I think it is ideal for that girl who would love to wear her hair down but still have a style.  I love this look especially because by using your imagination you can turn […]

Brass Attack! My product find from the BTC Color Show :)

Brass Attack!  My product find from the BTC Color Show As we welcome the New Year, I’d like to share with you from time to time some NEW products I come across that I feel are worthy of a whole lot of praise!   Am I going to overwhelm you with a fave new product of the day so […]

Maintenance Mayhem!

Maintenance, Maintenance, Maintenance! Jobs, kids, grocery shopping, working out, cleaning, organizing, and managing to keep up a social life in the meantime, leaves us hardly any time these days to keep ourselves looking our best. Are pesky gray’s finding their new home around your hairline? Are you a light and lustrous (not so natural blonde) that even […]

Sarah Jessica Parker – Celebrity Copycat Color!

I’ve always loved Sarah Jessica Parker’s hair and so when I thought of the perfect person that could represent this color formula I did today, Mrs. SJP is who came to mind.  I thought I would honor her hair and all her talents, her latest being her new shoe line, The SJP Collection.  Check it […]

Happy Super Bowl Sunday!

Let’s Go Bronco’s   My Son TJ and I, ready for game time. Yay for Super Bowl Sunday!  Although my beloved 49ers didn’t make it to the Super Bowl this year, I am still looking forward to game time!  Since the Seahawks were the culprits of taking the 49ers out, Bronco’s are the team I’ll […]

Plumtastic!

I’m loving the color Plum right now, which I think we’ll be seeing quite a bit of this year, in 2014.  I had so much fun changing up my clients look today to this, Pretty and Plumtastic shade!      We have been doing a beautiful, ginger copper-red color formula on her for quite some […]

Not just for the girls!

Jared Leto and Keith Urban, what can I say!  Can these 2 men get any more gorgeous?  Not only did Keith do a sexy performance of his song “Cop Car,” at the 2014 Grammy’s, but he rocked his perfectly cut and highlighted hair while doing it!  Keeping his fringe longer in his face framing his […]

Let’s Talk Grammy’s!

  Let’s Talk Grammy’s!  There is nothing I love more then awards season! It is a great opportunity to follow the latest hair and makeup trends that all the Hollywood Celebs are wearing. With all the beauty walking the red carpet, it is so hard to chose who is the most stunning. Without hesitation, I […]

Passionately Platinum!

    As I’m building and creating my blog hairloveandmakeup, I’m searching high and low for images of hair color that I love. Some are too sexy, others plain boring, but what I’m finding stands out the most are those pictures that tell me a story. When I look at this blonde I see so […]

Red with a hint of Violet… Ombre!

This beautiful, adventurous, olive skinned beauty happens to be one my favorite clients. Her spontaneous personality and love of fashion trends makes her the perfect client to try that something new on. She first came to me as a color correction years ago after she put black box color on her hair. Our mission was […]

Welcome!

Welcome all you HairStylists, Makeup Artists, Beauty Pros and Connoisseurs.   I’m on a mission to share with you some of my favorite color formulas and beauty tips that I love and have perfected over time.  Oh ya, and did I mention we are going to talk about LOVE too.    Learn with me, ask […]