January 23, 2017

5 Uses for Vicks Vaporub.

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Growing up with a Dominican mom, I learned at a very young age that Vicks vaporub is the "cure all" of life. Yes, it's intended use is to suppress a cough but it can also do a number of other surprising things.


Here are 5 ways to use Vicks Vaporub:

1. Cough/Congestion
The most known use for Vicks Vaporub. Apply some to your chest and feet to help get rid of a cough and breathe easier.

2. Sore muscles/Body aches
Not only is it made to sooth a cough but it is also intended for sore muscles and body aches. Think of it as how you would use Icy Hot.

3. Breakouts
I almost forgot how good this works until I used it the other day. I had a beastly breakout on my face and applied some Vicks vaporub on it overnight. The next morning it was gone!

4. Headaches
Rubbing this onto your temples and forehead can relieve a headache. The scent of the menthol will help release any pressure and that headache will be gone.

5. Nail Fungus
This one I didn't know about until recently and had to share it with you. Get rid of nail fungus by applying the vaporub onto your nails for 2 weeks. Once the nail grows out, it should be as good as new.



Do you know of another use for Vicks vaporub?
Is there another "cure all" product that you use?

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January 4, 2017

My Goals For 2017.


Happy New Year!!
I feel like 2016 went by super quick but I'm more than ready to see what amazing things 2017 has in store. 

Here are a few things I'm going to be working on this year:
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What are your new year goals?
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December 24, 2016

Friday Favorite.

Yes, a new "Friday Favorite" post.. on a Saturday lol.
So I got the BH Cosmetics Carli Bybel palette for my birthday last month thanks to my boyfriend and I am absolutely loving it. Gorgeous neutral shades, super pigmented, very affordable, and the highlighters have me like 😍😍. This would make a great last minute holiday gift for any makeup lover.

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December 5, 2016

Ugly Christmas Sweaters For The Whole Family.


We're seeing more and more of them every year. The Ugly Christmas sweater has become a wardrobe must-have that you can find just about anywhere. Despite their name, I find these sweaters to be more "seasonably cute" than ugly. Here are my top picks under $35 for the whole family:

How cute would this look for Christmas photos?!
  1. Christmas Tree LED Light Up Sweater ($33.99)
  2. Mustache Christmas Tree Sweater ($24.99) 
  3. Too Cool Christmas Sweater (24.99)
  4. Holiday Time Christmas Sweater (11.00)


Do you own an ugly Christmas sweater?

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December 2, 2016

Friday Favorite.


 photo IMG_2033-1 copy_zpsb1mdjw4c.pngIt's Friday! Today I wanted to share one of my favorite things.
I'm trying to work on being more organized and less of a procrastinator so I went in search of a planner for 2017. I came across these super cute Recollections planners from Michaels and had to buy one! These are pretty much exactly like the Erin Condren but way more affordable @ $29.99. They're currently out of stock on the Michaels website but I've been seeing them on Etsy.
So if you enjoy planning, I would suggest checking these out. Happy planning!

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