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{beautyblender} Blotterazzi – Reusable Oil Blotting Sponge

October 1, 2015


Hello Lovelies! A few weeks ago, I excitedly picked up the latest addition to the Beautyblender family… Blotterazzi! Blotterazzi is a reusable oil blotting sponge. As you can see below, Blotterazzis are basically flat versions of the original  Beautyblender blending sponges. A better way to blot! This game-changing washable, reusable alternative to blotting papers in iconic […]

I Tattooed My Eyebrows Again! – Before and After

August 3, 2015


Hello Lovelies! I’m so excited to finally share my eyebrow tattoo touch up experience with you today. It’s been 9 months since I had them retouched and 3 years since I first got them tattooed (read about it here). Before we get started, let me remind you how my brows looked before any tattoos. So […]

{Cover FX} Contouring Made Easy!

June 3, 2015


Hello Lovelies, It has been a long time! I’ve been on vacation in Europe and took a little break from posting. If you’d like to see my European adventures, please check out my photos on Instagram (@prettygossip)! Is it just me or have you also noticed the craze around contouring?! Everywhere I look, I see photos […]

Instagram Joy {@PrettyGossip}

April 7, 2015


Hello Lovelies, If we haven’t connected on Instagram yet, please come and say hello! I’m @PrettyGossip. Here’s what I’ve been up to the past few months… These are currently my FAVORITE pair of shoes. It’s like my two obsessions (lace and shoes) had a baby. You can find this beauty here. Below are some of […]

{Nail Art} Geometric Shapes x Negative Space

January 19, 2015


Hello Lovelies! A few days ago, I was playing around with nail polish and created a nail look using geometric shapes and negative space. It’s the latest nail trend and surprisingly easy to create! I used dark blue and gold polish to create the geometric shapes and the pink you see below are my bare […]

{Giveaway} Part 3: Murad

December 20, 2014


UPDATE: Giveaway is now closed. Thank you to everyone who participated and congratulations to the winners!!~ Acne Relief Package : Danal115 from Instagram Resurgence Package : Laura Royal Stitzer from Facebook Age Reform Package : MakeLemonade44 form Instagram Congratulations to all the winners! Hope this is a great start to the New Year!!! Please email […]

{Promo Codes} Cyber Monday Roundup 2014

December 1, 2014


Hello Lovelies, It’s Cyber Monday and time to get the last bit of shopping in! As promised, here are the promotional codes! Please let me know if you find something good! 6PM 15% off (11.30 – 12.1) CODE: 6PMCYBMON113020141535 AG Adriano Goldschmied additional 20% off select styles (12.01) CODE: AGCYBER20 Alice + Olivia 25% off sitewide + free shipping […]

{Promo Codes} Black Friday Roundup 2014

November 28, 2014


Hello Lovelies! It’s BLACK FRIDAY and here’s my roundup of the best sales and promo codes! I’ll share Cyber Monday codes soon, so be sure to check back in. Until then… Happy Shopping! Oh, and don’t forget to enter my current Urban Decay GIVEAWAY here! 6PM 15% off (11.27 – 11.28) CODE: 6PMEU112720141585 AG Adriano Goldschmied 30% off select […]

Gold x Nails

August 17, 2014


Hello Lovelies! I love gold. I love nails. So what better way to capture my love for both than a post on gold nail looks! I hope these looks inspire you to try a new nail look. Gatsby (via SoNailicious) Polka Dots x Stripes (via Beauty High) Giraffe Sparkle (via me! Tutorial here) Red x Gold […]

{Sephora} Formula X Press Pods

May 27, 2014


Hello Lovelies, I hope you all had a great Memorial Day weekend. I spent the weekend surrounded by friends and family while remembering the men and women who died while serving in the country’s armed forces. So much to be thankful for. I also went to Sephora and picked up the new Formula X Press […]

New Year + New Beauty Habits = A Better You!

January 3, 2014


Hello Lovelies! Happy New Year! I hope you all had a great holiday season. It’s been a busy few weeks and I’ve missed you! It’s a new year so I wanted to do a post challenging you (yes, you!) to break 5 bad beauty habits and/or make 5 good beauty habits. You may only be […]

A BEAUTY-full Black Friday x Cyber Monday!

November 28, 2013


Hi Lovelies, Every Black Friday and Cyber Monday… I’m overwhelmed with all the deals, promo codes, and oh so many sales. This year, I’ve decided to do my beauty shopping (and saving) at Why Well, did you know that Bliss carries Bliss products (of course!) AND a ton of other high-end brands? Plus, […]

Instagram Joy {@prettygossip}

September 23, 2013


Hi Lovelies, It has been a crazy few weeks at work and I haven’t been able to pretty gossip with you! I hope you all have been well and enjoyed the last days of summer. If you follow me on Instagram (@prettygossip), you probably know what I’ve been up to. But for those of you […]

Instagram Joy {@prettygossip}

July 9, 2013


Hi Lovelies, I hope all of you had a great weekend! I spent the long weekend in Seattle and fell in love with the city. It helped that the weather was amazing, which I hear isn’t the case 250 days out of the year! I ate at least 4 delicious meals a day and could […]

The Latest Korean Beauty Craze is…

June 17, 2013


Hello!~ Many Koreans will stop at (almost) nothing if a product is rumored to be good for the skin. I’m one of those Koreans(!), so I was happy to join in on the BB cream craze, and even braved putting snail slime (details here) on my face in the name of beauty. So what’s the […]

My Week In Photos…

May 18, 2013


The weather has been unpredictable, but I haven’t minded too much since I’m indoors most of the day. Even with the weather being a bit moody, it’s been a great couple of weeks! Here’s what I’ve been up to!  Source: Instagram (@prettygossip) First, let’s start off with my current SpaRitual Favorites Giveaway! Don’t miss your […]

5 Things I Notice Most About Others…

May 14, 2013


Last week, I asked a friend what they first noticed about me (post here). This week, I reveal what I notice most about others. Since it’s impossible to judge someone’s character based on first impression, I’ve left it off my list. My list is just based on what I notice within the first 10 seconds […]

3 Beauty Tips to Get Noticed!

April 30, 2013


Hello Lovelies! This post will cover my top 3 beauty tips to feel good, look good, and get you noticed! 1. Get your beauty sleep. It’s not called beauty sleep for no reason! You need plenty of sleep for your body feel it’s best, and when you feel good… you look good! Here’s Kobe trying […]

Bloomingdale’s Private Sale with Extra Power Points!

April 26, 2013


Hello Lovelies! Confession time. Last weekend, Bloomingdale’s was having their pre-sale to their Private Sale (which is going on right now 4/26 to 4/28) and I went a little crazy. I’ll share my purchases on Instagram (@prettygossip) soon, so be sure to follow me! But in the meantime… I wanted to make sure you knew […]

{Sephora} Chic Week 15% Off

April 20, 2013


Hello Lovelies! Start your weekend beauty-fully! It’s Chic Week(end) at Sephora and that means all beauty insiders get 15% off your purchase! Don’t miss your chance to stock up on your beauty favorites and/or try some new products. Remember, this offer ends this weekend! Promo codes and details below. 15% off promo codes: Beauty insiders […]

Love is in the air…

April 10, 2013


Hello Lovelies! Spring is in full bloom and L-O-V-E is in the air. Seems like everyone is getting engaged or married! I went to a bridal shower this past weekend (see photo below) and I have 4 weddings lined up in the next few months! With so many bachlorette parties (Vegas photos here), bridal showers, […]

Instagram Joy {@prettygossip}

March 26, 2013


Hi Lovelies, I hope you’re having a great week! I’ve had a fun couple of weeks and wanted to share a few photos from Instagram (@prettygossip). Enjoy! Here’s Kobe getting a facial… He doesn’t look too happy here, but check out his after photo here! Such a cutie. Love this Madewell shirt!.. minus the huge […]

Today’s Special on QVC {It Cosmetics: 5-piece Color Collection}

March 18, 2013


Hello Lovelies!~ I hope you’ve had a great weekend. I just wanted to give a quick post about a QVC special on a brand that I’ve been loving lately. I first got introduced to It Cosmetics about a year ago and they’ve continued to impress me. I love It Cosmetics because they pay attention to […]

Pretty Gossip’s 200th Post!

March 15, 2013


For Pretty Gossip’s 200th post, I’d like to direct the attention to all of you! Thank you so much for visiting Pretty Gossip and gossiping with me on all things pretty. Every one of your likes, shares, tweets, pins, and comments have been a huge encouragement to me. A little over a year ago, Pretty […]

{Sneak Peek} Youngblood Spring 2013

February 22, 2013


Hello Lovelies! I’m a huge fan of Youngblood Mineral Cosmetics so I’m happy to provide you a sneak peek of their fun and colorful Spring 2013 collection (available March 1, 2013). If you’re looking for a bubblegum pink lipstick, look no further. Super creamy, smooth, and pigmented. A beautiful teal gel eye liner that’s perfect […]

Instagram {@prettygossip}

January 29, 2013


My favorite social media platform lately has been Instagram. I love being able to share snapshots of my life and also see what you’re up to. If you’re Instagram, follow me and leave your user id in the comments below… I’d love to “see” you! {Btw… any of you on Vine App? Not convinced it’s […]

Hello 2013!

January 1, 2013


2012 was amazing… but let’s make 2013 even better! Thank you all SO much for all your kind comments, emails, and support. I hope some of the pretty gossip has been helpful in helping you look and feel more beautiful. Cheers to making more happy and beautiful memories in 2013! Cheers! Mindy

11 Gift Ideas {starting at $15}

December 16, 2012


Are you still searching for the perfect gift? Here are 11 gift ideas for the beauty, fashion, music, and/or food enthusiasts in your life! Scroll to view, hover for info, and click to buy! See anything you like? For more gift ideas, please check out my Pinterest page! Until next time, stay pretty… inside and […]

Great {Beauty} Gift Ideas at 20% Off!

December 3, 2012

0 is having a 20% off storewide! This means it’s the perfect time to stock up on favorites, shop for gifts, or pick up some items from your wish list that’s “too expensive!” Maybe I’ll pick up some gifts and apply the “one for you, one for me” rule. With 20% off, it’s definitely tempting! […]

Instagram Joy {@prettygossip}

November 27, 2012


Happy Tuesday! Hope your Thanksgiving was filled with lots of love and food. I spent the week eating with family, friends and celebrating birthdays. As my Instagram profile states… “Beauty is anything that gives joy.” Here’s where I found joy this week… Hope you EnJOY! 1. New polish that I adore. Shhh… Exclusive inside scoop […]

2012 Thanksgiving Day Sales and Coupon Codes.

November 22, 2012


Happy Thanksgiving! I am so very thankful, grateful, and truly blessed. I hope this post finds you surrounded by love, family and friends. ❤ Since I only posted beauty related coupon codes on my previous post, I wanted to make a list for all the pretty gossiping fashionistas! Here’s a list of sales, deals, and […]

Best 2012 Beauty Coupon Codes {Black Friday + Cyber Monday}

November 21, 2012


Can you believe Thanksgiving is this week?! Then, ready or not… it’s Black Friday and Cyber Monday. I usually get overwhelmed trying to keep track of all the sales, promotions and coupon codes… so I’ve compiled a list of just my favorites! Hope this list helps you with your Black Friday and Cyber Monday beauty […]

Korea {Part II : Beauty-Full}

November 14, 2012


On my recent trip to Korea, I purchased quite a bit of makeup. Big surprise right?! In the interest of time, I’ll just highlight a few products I’m most excited to try out~ Of course, I had to pick up some more bb creams. Stay tuned for my reviews! In case you’re interested… click here […]

Korea {Part I: Sights and Food}

November 7, 2012


I’m back from Korea!~ I had an amazing time and can’t wait to go back. In this post (Part I), I’ll share the pretty sights and yummy food I ate. In Part II, I’ll include all the beauty related photos.  I had to buy an additional bag to carry all the makeup I bought, so […]

A Beauty-Full Korea…

October 23, 2012


Hi, Just a quick post to let ya’ll know I’m in Korea for the next couple of weeks! I won’t be able to blog much while I’m out here, but I’ll be sharing photos of all the beauty-full sites (and sights), tasty treats, and late night shopping on Instagram (@prettygossip). Here’s a photo I snapped earlier […]

Breast Cancer Awareness Month 2012 {Shop Pink and Give Back}

October 8, 2012


October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month! I hope that you’ll take the time this month to 1) Get your checkup as well as encourage all the women in your life to do the same… and 2) Shop for a good cause by shopping pink! I’ve selected 30 products that will be donating portions of their […]

2012 Emmy Favorites…

September 26, 2012


Just wanted to share some of my Emmy favorites… Favorite Colors: Love the bright and citrus-y colors worn by Claire Danes (Lanvin), Leslie Mann (Naeem Khan), and Padma Lakshmi (Monique Lhuillier). The perfect way to bid adieu to summer! Favorite Textures: I want to touch (in a non-creepy way of course)! Look at the way […]

Glam Beauty Board- 2012 Fall Beauty Products

September 19, 2012


As a member of the Glam Beauty Board, I received a {huge} box of beauty products for a fall makeover. From head to toe, Glam thought of everything and included a little bit of everything ranging from drugstore to department store brands. There’s a ton of stuff, so let’s get started! ~~~~~ {Skincare} ~~~~~ Pur: […]

Fall 2012 Essentials {Makeup and Accessories}

September 8, 2012


#NYFW#NYFW #NYFW #NYFW and more #NYFW. OMG, its everywhere! While I LOVE seeing amazingly tall and lean models strut on the runway in the latest in fashion, makeup and hair styles… I can’t help but ask myself, “Would I ever be able to wear that?” As much as I want to say “yes,” the honest […]

Is there a right way to use a bobby pin?!

September 7, 2012


Like most of you, I use bobby pins with the wavy side up. In other words, the flat side in against my head. In a recent article, Allure Magazine challenged this common hair knowledge. They stated that bobby pins were meant to be used with the wavy side down?! W.H.A.T?! I was in disbelief, shock… […]

♥ a MEGA giveaway ♥

August 24, 2012


{GIVEAWAY IS NOW CLOSED} A HUGE “thank you” from me to you, so it’s fitting I have a HUGE Giveaway! As of right now, I’m only 50 Facebook likes from 2,000.  Update: I’m over 2,000 fans! Definitely a reason to say “Thanks” and show my appreciate by hosting a MEGA HUGE Giveaway! 😉 Prize Information: […]

Giveaway {Sneak Peek}

August 23, 2012


Happy Thursday!~ I’m really close to 2,000 likes on Facebook, so I’m hosting a giveaway! This is my way of saying “Thank you for liking me!” I’ve been planning for this giveaway for months so I’ve gathered a lot of items to giveaway. Some really cool items in the giveaway, so really excited for the […]

My week in photos…

August 10, 2012


“Beauty is whatever gives joy.” Unknown Here are just a few snapshots of my beauty-full week (via Instagram: @prettygossip). ♥  The weather has been perfect in Los Angeles… and it never gets old. 😉 Kobe cooling down and trying to swim with his dinosaur friend. Beautiful loose curls from having my hair up in a sock […]

My Week in Photos~

July 6, 2012


Happy Friday!~ I hope everyone had a great 4th of July week.  I’ve chosen a few (beauty related) photos to share with you from Instagram. If you want to see what I’m up when I’m not testing out beauty products, follow me on Instagram @prettygossip. **By the way, if you get my email notifications, you’ll […]

My Week In Photos~

June 15, 2012


Happy Friday Beautiful~ Today, I thought I’d share my week in photos from Instagram. If you follow me on Twitter or Facebook, a couple of these photos may look familiar. But for the most part, Instagram is where I get a little more personal and share snapshots from my daily life… Beauty and non beauty […]

Exciting Changes and Announcements!~

May 30, 2012


Hello Everyone! I’m so happy to fill you in on some of the changes that’s taken place around Pretty Gossip, as well as announce the winners of my Eyeko Curvy and Skinny Brush Mascara Giveaway! Here’s the scoop! ♥ What’s New on the Sidebar:: Located along the right side of the website. Sweet Deals: This […]

All Natural Homemade Lip Balm

May 3, 2012


As promised, an easy Beauty DIY~ All Natural Homemade Lip Balm! If I can do it, you can do it. It’s so e.a.s.y. Another reason I love this DIY is because I have chronically dry lips and use a ton of lip balm. Making my own with all natural ingredients saves money and I know […]

Q and A with The Next Big Style Blogger!

May 1, 2012


Do you know who the Next Big Style Blogger is?! I DO! Back in February, Refinery29 began their 2nd Next Big Style Blogger contest and it was an easy choice for me. Of the 5 finalists chosen by Refinery29 editors, Ann Kim from was my favorite. You can imagine my delight (as well as […]

Snail Cream- Latest Beauty Craze

April 30, 2012


Last week, I wrote my first article on Refinery29 and alerted everyone of the latest beauty trend in Korea: Snail Cream! Today, I’m happy to give you all a review of the actual cream and share some thoughts on it. I first heard about Snail Cream from a friend, while we were pretty gossiping about […]

I’m a Beauty Contributor for Refinery29!

April 28, 2012


Just wanted to share a (personal) update. When Refinery29 featured my post, “Pepto Bismol: Mask or Blush Tint?” – I was ecstatic. Fast forward a couple of months- With a cocktail in hand, I found myself with Brenna (LA Editor: Fashionable and super sweet), Phillipe (Co-Founder: Down to earth and charming), and R29 fans (Trendsetters: […]