Confessions of a Beauty Product Junkie


Since early 2011 I've been Oakland's Beauty Products Examiner for the Oakland Examiner online.  Below are the links to my articles! Feel free to check them out and see what's new in the Beauty World!

June 23rd, 2016
Urban Decay Launches Vice Lipstick App

June 6th, 2016
Bat your eyes with ESQIDO lashes

April 22nd, 2016
Beauty essentials to survive Coachella

March 7th, 2016
El Nino beauty survival: Dutch braids

January 13th, 2016
Khloe Kardashian's Favorite Beauty Picks

December 1st, 2015
Kylie Jenner finally comes out with her lip kit 

October 23rd, 2015
ScrewUp: A hair accessory raising awareness for domestic abuse

September 16th, 2015 
Kim Kardashian West's new website reveals favorite beauty products

July 30th, 2015
Ayelet Naturals Skin Care Line

July 24th, 2015
Bay Area Spotlight: Simplecare Products

June 25th, 2015
Face Cake's shade scout app to help find the perfect makeup shades

May 20th, 2015
Bay Area Spotlight: Botanic Organic Natural Skincare

April 7th, 2015
Kardashian Beauty Hair

February 15th, 2015
M.A.C. to Release Cinderella Collection

December 5th, 2014
'Mob Wives' Star Drita D'Avanzo's Lady Boss Makeup Line

September 30th, 2014
M∙A∙C releases Rocky Horror Picture Show collection

August 31st, 2014
Marge Simpson for M.A.C.

July 26th, 2014
Summer Beauty Products to Keep you Looking Cool in the Heat

June 22nd, 2014
How to be a Safe Sun Goddess

May 15th, 2014
Bumble Releases the Hairdresser's Invisible Oil Family

May 1st, 2014
Jergens BB body perfecting skin cream

March 15th, 2014
Beauty benefits of coconut oil

February 5th, 2014
Beauty products for Valentine's Day

December 31st, 2013
Bumble and Bumble limited edition spraychalk

December 4th, 2013
M.A.C. masterclass brush collection

November 29th, 2013
Limited edition holiday beauty gift sets

October 23rd, 2013
Beauty products supporting Breast Cancer Awareness month

September 17th, 2013
Best drugstore beauty products

August 8th, 2013
Products, supplements and devices to help speed up hair growth

July 18th, 2013
Get scent-ual with Ebba's Miss Marisa Signature Collection

June 14th, 2013
Oribe's Gold Lust Nourishing Oil

May 10th, 2013
Bumble and Bumble Surf Foam Wash and Surf Crème Rinse Conditioner

April 3rd, 2013
Self-Tanners to Get Spring Ready

February 28th, 2013
Bumble and Bumble Debut Thickening Full Form Mousse and Creme Contour

January 23rd, 2013
Hoof 'Stop the Bite' Fingernail Anti-Bite & Nail Growth Nail Polish

December 22nd, 2012
Holiday Gift Ideas for the Beauty Product Maven in Your Life

November 28th, 2012
Frizz control hair products to brave the stormy Bay Area weather

October 26th, 2012
Bumble and Bumble debut Semisumo

October 1st, 2012
Beauty products supporting the fight against breast cancer

August 14th, 2012
Yoga for the Face

July 24th, 2012
Channel your inner-olympian and still look great!

July 17th,  2012
Bumble and Bumble Hairdresser's Invisible Oil

July 17th, 2012
Bumble and Bumble's Hair Powders

June 23rd, 2012
Bumble and Bumble's Surf Spray

May 23rd, 2012
Must-Have Beauty Products to Survive the Warming Oakland Weather

April 23rd, 2012:
Save your color with Bumble and Bumble's Color Minded line

March 22nd, 2012:
Freshen your hair with Oribe's Dry Texturizing Spray

January 25th, 2012:
Add BB Cream to your makeup bag!

November 26th, 2011:
Bumble and Bumble's Concen-Straight

July 17th, 2011
Get Messy with Bumble and Bumble's Texture

April 6th, 2011
Inside CBS 5's Roberta Gonzales' makeup bag

March 24th, 2011
Bay Area spotlight: Organic hair care line EVOLVh

March 16th, 2011
The importance of a foundation primer