August 24, 2016  |   Beauty, hair 7 comments
After having so much fun creating the perfect low bun with Garnier Fructis, I decided to show you a few more cute, braided hairstyles! Since I have shorter hair, braided looks can be a bit difficult, but all three of these hairstyles work well on both short and long hair. These looks are so easy to ...
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August 23, 2016  |   Beauty, Tips 17 comments
This is such an important topic, I can't believe I haven't shared it here on the blog! I recently got a request from one of my lovely subscribers, Sonia Guzman, to share my tips on how I clean my makeup brushes. Thanks for the request Sonia! Cleaning your brushes is key, since brushes hold a lot o...
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A pair of funky glasses completes the look
August 20, 2016  |   Fashion 14 comments
Fall is on its way! Even though it still feels like summer in Los Angeles, I’m really looking forward to dressing for cooler weather. Picking outfits as summer turns into fall can be a bit tricky since the weather can vary so much, but you can mix and match trends for both seasons! Right now I’m loving this casual style. It has a bit of that preppy “back to school” vibe that is so on trend, but I dressed it up with some edgier pieces. I started with this adorable black romper and a light blazer. The romper definitely feels casual and summery, but the blazer leans toward a more refined fall look. This look is great for days spent exploring the city—you can take off the jacket while walking around in the afternoon, but toss it on as the sun sets or if you pop into an air condi...
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August 18, 2016  |   Beauty 19 comments
Why haven’t I talked about this before??? Obviously I love all makeup but there are certain essentials that I just can’t live without. It was honestly so hard to choose, but bronzer, mascara, and lip balm (or gloss) are my absolute must-have beauty products. I seriously don’t go anywhere witho...
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August 13, 2016  |   Lifestyle 2 comments
A few months ago I shared a list of my current favorite online reads to show you what inspires me. Today I decided to share a new set of links that I've been loving. This weeks edition includes a little bit of everything from fashion and beauty (of course), to an inspiring Olympic story and even a recipe to make breakfast popsicles! Feel free to share what links you've been loving  from around the web in the comments below so that we can all get inspired! 1. 90's Kids Dream Come True 2. Maui Travel Guide 3. How To Wash Your Hair Less 4. Breakfast Popsicles! 5. Raddest Braids In Hollywood 6. New Fall Trends 7. Super Model Beauty Routine 8. Concrete Renovation Ideas 9. Syrian Refugee Wins Swim Heat Image Via Into The Gloss....
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Back Too School Giveaway
August 10, 2016  |   Beauty, makeup, Tips 17 comments
Back to school season is here! I know a lot of my readers and subbies are probably heading back to school soon and you may want to start your new school year off fresh and in style. I thought I would show you an easy and affordable back to school makeup makeup tutorial to help, so I filmed a video on my YouTube channel showing you how to achieve a school appropriate look with affordable drugstore products. I also have some recommendations for how to make your makeup last through those long classes and study sessions. So when you're at school all day, your makeup is bound to wear off as the day goes on. It doesn't have to though! Here are some of my tips to keep your makeup lasting longer. TIPS: 1. Don't forget to use primer before applying your makeup! This will ensure your makeu...
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August 5, 2016  |   Beauty 32 comments
I don't know about you guys, but I love the idea of astrology and how it interprets our personalities and our true nature. I'm a Sagittarius, and that means I'm very optimistic and I like to try new things. It explains why I love fashion and beauty so much because these two industries are always cha...
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August 3, 2016  |   Beauty, Skincare 25 comments
I'm always telling you guys how important it is to have a solid skincare routine. When you take care of your skin, it thanks you by staying youthful and healthy! So many of you ask me what products I use or what products you should use so I created a little guide of skincare recommendations based on...
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Simply Sona shows off her casual summer outfit
August 1, 2016  |   Fashion, Style 7 comments
I did a little shopping last week so I thought it would be fun to share with you guys a few of my casual summer outfits. I styled this really cute summer black dress below since it was one of my favorite looks! Also be sure to watch my Try-On Haul video below and find the links to all the other cute summer outfits  I'm loving this summer! Let me know in the comments which one is your favorite. One of my favorite items was this cute black dress from  Forever 21.  I absolute love the star pattern and the light fabric. I wanted to create a comfy yet stylish summer look so I belted the dress with a thin sleek belt and wore some super cute espadrille flats. I love the design on this pair because they add a fun playful vibe to the look. For a pop of color, I wore my mini ...
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