Felicia’s New York Fashion Week Beauty Prep [Skin & Hair]

Ahh...inside the tents!

Fashion Week is upon. No. Seriously. It’s like this week. First it’s FNO (see our FNO rundown here) and then…BOOM, full on #NYFW. But before nonstop shows, breakneck speed note-taking on my iPad, impossible deadlines, and everything in between, I make time to properly prep and get my booty, I mean, beauty in shape for [...]

ThisThatBeauty Reviews: Black 15 in 1 Hair Treatment

Black 15 in 1 Hair Treatment

As the summer temps continues to climb, my hair continues to misbehave in favor of frizzing out and flying away any which way it chooses.  So, you can imagine my relief when I was invited to visit celebrity stylist Louise O’Connor at the OC61 salon for a blow out and to try the Black 15 [...]

ThisThatBeauty Reviews – Sedu Clipless Curling Iron

After the curls are brushed out - big, fabulous hair!

My confidence is quite high when  it comes to makeup – applying it, blending it, color matching, contouring and more. I trust that I can achieve almost any look that I choose for any occasion.  The same cannot be said for my skills with my hair.  I have long hair so one would think that I [...]

Top 3 Stylers for Beachy Waves


It’s that time of year, girls. Cue the loose, carefree, summertime staple: beachy waves. We all want them but struggle with the “how”. Well put your struggle on pause as ThisThatBeauty shares the top 3 stylers for achieving gorgeous beachy waves . . . Calista Tools Ion Hot Rollers These aren’t your nana’s hot rollers! [...]

H&M Headband

H&M headband on ThisThatBeauty

You know I love a good top knot. . . But a simple leather headband like this one from H&M adds a sweet dash of  charm. SHOP H&M HAIR ACCESSORIES HERE OR Shop Claires

Hair Chameleon

ThisThatBeauty is a Hair Chameleon

Hi! My name is Felicia &  I am a Hair Chameleon. I can’t be the only one. . . Comment and share!          

What does your hair color say about you?

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Do blondes really have more fun? Are brunettes truly the brainiest? Are red heads fiery?  L’Oreal wants to answer these questions once and for all.  L’Oréal is asking women of all hair hues to take the 2012 Hair Color Census…it’s presented by L’Oreal’s Healthy Look Crème Gloss Hair Color, which is designed to take natural [...]

John Frieda Full Repair Style Revival

john frieda style revival heat activated styling spray

I love my naturally curly hair. Really I do. And as I always say — wearing your hair as close to its natural state is a girl’s best bet for easy, manageable hair. I actually committed to abandoning my flat iron for the Spring. But you know how the old saying goes. . . it’s [...]

The Best Conditioners for Curly, Wavy, Kinky, and Relaxed Hair


My star Contributor @ChristeneCarr shares her thoughts on the best conditioners by hair type… *** I started out 2011 convinced that I was going to slowly transition out of my relaxed hair into a more natural state. Boy, was I wrong. During the course of the year I cycled through conditioners as I tried to [...]

ThisThatBeauty Reviews: Sarah Potempa BEACHWAVER Rotating Curling Iron

Sarah Potempa BEACHWAVER Rotating Curling Iron

Lately I’ve been embracing & boldly rocking my natural curls. . . my hair hasn’t seen a styling iron for weeks. So to review Sarah Potempa BEACHWAVER Rotating Curling Iron, I enlisted the longest locks I know, my dear friend and daytime office-mate, Cannon. Read on as Cannon shares her quest for surfer girl hair [...]