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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 […]

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 […]

Instagram Joy (@prettygossip}

August 13, 2014


Hello Lovelies!~ I hope you’ve been well! Been a busy busy month so I wanted to share what I’ve been up to these past few weeks. Follow me on Instagram (@prettygossip) to see what I’ve been up to. xoxo. My new shirtdress. Best part… it’s available in petite! Available here. I wish cake went straight to […]

Instagram Joy @PrettyGossip

March 26, 2014


Hello Lovelies, It’s been a few weeks since my last post and I’ve missed you… The past few weeks have been rough physically and emotionally so I decided to take some time off from blogging to recover and reboot. I’m still not 100%, but I’m getting better. I’ll share my journey in another post when/if […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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 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: […]

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 […]

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: […]

I Tattooed My Eyebrows!

April 17, 2012


// UPDATE 8/3/15 :: Read my tattoo touch up post here! // I tattooed my eyebrows! After years of researching, I had finally found the perfect tattoo artist who came referred to me by 2 separate reliable sources, and after meeting her… I knew she was the one and it was the right time. I’ve […]

Sneak Peek Into A Lip Gloss Hoarder’s Bag

April 16, 2012


As I promised, here’s a sneak peek into my purse! Have you noticed that the bigger your bag is, the more stuff/junk/trash you end up lugging around? My shoulders were pleading for mercy, so I decided to lighten the load by carrying a smaller purse… a clutch actually! I love my Zeta clutch by Melie […]

An exciting, noteworthy, and revealing March!~

March 31, 2012


What a month it’s been! Lots to share with you. I believe this blog is as much yours as it is mine, so I’d like to share some exciting, noteworthy and revealing milestones that took place for us this month. But first things first… As always, I can’t thank you all enough for all your […]

Pretty Gossip hosts a Beauty Party!~

March 25, 2012


This weekend, I hosted a Benefit Cosmetics / Beauty Party! Thank you Benefit Cosmetics and House Party for choosing me to host the “Laughter is the Best Cosmetic” house party and sending me great products to test out and share with Pretty Gossip’s earliest supporters and personal friends! Benefit sent a ton of stuff to share, […]

February 2012 Updates

March 4, 2012


Another month has passed, and I’m {again} amazed and SO thankful for the support and love I’ve received from friends, fellow bloggers, and especially Pretty Gossipers. I LOVE sharing beauty tips, tricks and experiments (successes and misses) with you, as well as hearing and learning from your experiences too. So please continue to share, learn […]

Pretty Gossip is going to the Oscars… sort of.

February 24, 2012


A quick update!~ I’m excited to share that Pretty Gossip been invited to an Oscar Swag Lounge!~ These lounges are set up a day before the Academy Awards and brands/sponsors are able to gift their products to celebrities… meaning, it’s like trick or treat on steroids. This is exciting for a couple of reasons. 1. […]

I want to know…

February 12, 2012


Hello pretties… This post belongs to you! Yes, YOU! I feel like I’m always the one ‘talking.’ So for this post, I want to hear from you and get to know you. Let me know your thoughts, what you did this weekend, a good meal you had recently, something you’re proud of, a secret, advice, […]

Just a quick update!~

January 23, 2012


Just wanted to let you in on a little secret I’ve been keeping. 😉 When my favorite juicery (Pressed Juicery) needed contributors for their online lifestyle/wellness magazine (The Chalkboard)… I enthusiastically went to them raising my hand high in the air (yes, like the annoying kid in class). They graciously agreed to let me participate […]

Goodbye 2011, Hello 2012!

December 30, 2011


It’s Friday and almost New Year’s Eve!~ Let the celebrations begin. 2011 was a challenging but fulfilling year for me. Starting Pretty Gossip was just one of many highlights and I’m so thankful for the support and fun I’ve had. 2011… thank you for teaching me that I should run towards my passions and never […]

Kind Hearted Blogger Pledge.

December 30, 2011


I’m so happy I found this! I happily took the pledge and think every blogger should take the pledge too. 😉 I didn’t share a recent unpleasant experience with all of you because: 1) Didn’t want to discuss a topic that was… ugly. 2) I just wanted to move past it. I’ll share with you […]

Merry Christmas.

December 25, 2011


Just wanted to wish everyone a very Merry Christmas. Hope everyone is having a great day full of love and happiness. 2011 has been quite a year and I’m so thankful for family and friends. When I started Pretty Gossip a few months ago, I didn’t expect the amount of support and new friends I […]

It’s A Beautiful Life…

November 29, 2011


With Thanksgiving still on my mind (& waistline) and Christmas right around the corner… I’ve been counting my blessing even more. Of course there’s the big important stuff like family, friends, health etc… but the beauty of life can also be found in the small things.  Here’s a quick glimpse into the items (& stories) […]

“Pretty and shiny”

November 10, 2011


Last night, I was at a red light rocking out to some Justin Timberlake when all of a sudden, my car lunges forward. I look in my rear view mirror just in time to make out the “f” word come out of the driver’s mouth. I’ve been rear ended. I get out of the car […]

Pretty Plants

November 3, 2011


Take some time to smell the roses… or at least look at some pretty plants.  Here are some pretties I found around my place. Enjoy!~ Cactus Lemon Verbena Orchid Peony Celery Plumeria   Facebook – Stay informed! Twitter– Tweet me. I want to hear from you. Bloglovin– Easiest way to follow Pretty Gossip and all […]