Collabs Over Competition

All right stop, collaborate and listen. – Vanilla Ice, lyrics from Ice Ice Baby Well sometimes you do gotta stop, collaborate and listen! This is one key way out of many that will get you noticed in the eyes and ears of those who don’t know you and otherwise, probably never would. Collaborations can get…

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Black Can’t Crack But It Sags

Just know that facial treatments are not a one and done overnight miracle. To get and keep your skin right and tight it may take multiple sessions to get and stay there. Just like you get your hair and nails revamped monthly, do the same for your face and a body treatment too. A facial…

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From Cali to Georgia: Why ATL???

Sometimes you gotta go where no one knows your name. Once they know I’ve recently moved to Atlanta, pretty much everyone here asks me why did I move from such a beautiful place like San Diego, California to live in Atlanta, Georgia (ATL)… Amongst a few other valuable reasons, my career and business growth is…

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The Perfect Solution to Your Biz Problems

Now adding Virtual Assist and Content Creator to my repertoire for beauty and wellness soloprenuers, small businesses and product brands via my biz House of Vine, LLC. Let me help you work on your business allowing your creative talents soar IN the business instead of being caught up with admin stuff slowing you down. If…

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Get a Facial, etc.

My elevator pitch. Like to hear it? Here it goes… I’m Lysandra Joy Leary, owner and Esthetician at House of Vine, my home-based Skin and Beauty Bungalow where I always say, “Beauty is Boss!” My studio is a separate unique space for a personalized beauty affair, starring YOU! I offer classic lash extensions, brow waxing…

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My Interview with SD Voyager

In case you missed it! Last month I was featured in the SD Voyager speaking about my life transition, the passion and fight for doing what you love and my beauty biz. The interview speaks for itself, so not a lot to write about. Check it out HERE!   XO, Lysandra Joy

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My Body: Positivity Put to the Test!

You need a little bit of insanity to do great things. – Henry Rollins I was a swimsuit model! Yes this actually happened?! I was called to put my own body positivity to the test when Dean Hall, San Diego based fashion stylist reached out to me to be in AND wear a swimsuit for…

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Wander + Lost = Found

”It is no measure of health to be well adjusted to a profoundly sick society.” – Jiddu Krishnamurti   I took a picture of this picture while at an Airbnb I was staying at while in LA for the Create & Cultivate Conference in February.  I wasn’t sure what I’d use it for or if…

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Does Fate Favor The Fearless?

Does fate favor the fearless? I can only hope so. My first post of 2018! Time to stop coming up with and overthinking topics and be the topic! I came up with this last night after not really being able to sleep. It came from my soul, I planned to make it an Instagram post,…

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