Wow, has this turned into a beauty blog after all? Welcome back to Selfish Twenties, the blog for young, professional women. It's been almost 2 months since I've posted *gasp*. Between working in the Real Estate biz and spending some R&R time in Cali and Florida, I've been a little busy. Last time I wrote, … Continue reading Eyelash Extensions: Everything You Need to Know
Happy July, everybody! It's been a busy summer for me so far and it's been hard to find the time to break away and just write. I love the unpredictability of summer. The ever-changing work schedule. The spontaneous trips across state lines. Somehow, the most consistent thing in my life right now is my nails. About … Continue reading Dipped Nails Obsession
When I get home from my 9-5, the last thing I want to do is laundry. I’d much rather let my labradoodle indulge in hours of belly rubs as I watch Million Dollar Listing LA. So my strategy is doing it as infrequently as I can (in a totally hygenic way, obviously). I refuse to … Continue reading Effortless Outfits from Work to the Gym
If you're like me and refuse to wear a Hillary Clinton-esque pantsuit or even a blazer, it can be hard to find an appropriate business professional look. We all want to look good and feel good and button-ups just don't work for me. Instead, I stick with flattering dresses, skirts and tops that make me … Continue reading Business Professional Look: Get Ready with Me!
When you hear the word choker, what comes to mind? Do you think of girls in flower crowns enjoying Coachella? Maybe someone wearing way too much eyeliner? While chokers have been insanely popular the past year, mostly in trendy circles, they really haven't found their stride in the workplace. And I think they SHOULD make an … Continue reading 5 Work Appropriate Choker Necklaces
Isn't it funny how Sephora has a sixth sense that your direct deposit just hit? They do an outstanding job of getting me to buy products that I don't need. I have new responsibilities and new bills I have to budget for, so some of this stuff has just got to go. Here are some … Continue reading Save that $: 5 Things Beauty You CAN Live Without
My mother always told me that your hair is the first thing anyone will notice about you. I mean, I'm pretty sure this has no scientific backing but any mother's advice is usually as good as gold. 5-or-so years ago, I started going to Rene Morhardt (click to see her work and her adorable babies) … Continue reading The Only Relationship that Matters: You & Your Hair Stylist