Notes From Atlantaaa! My Holiday Trip

Check. It. Out Day 1 ⁃ Delta flight straight to ATL, I drugged myself and slept well. ⁃ Checked out the campuses at Morehouse, Spelman and Clark Atlanta. ⁃ Went to an STL historic restaurant, Paschal’s to eat soul food, Catfish etouffee, greens, yams. – Drove down Peachtree, a strip of stores & restaurants that…

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Speaking Of A Product I Love

…on my skin right now is from Little Barn Apothecary.  Because I have oily skin I love toner. Because I have oily skin I love a good exfoliation.  I found a two in one combined product on a trip to the brick and mortar skincare boutique, Little Barn Apothecary in Atlanta, Georgia earlier this week.…

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Make Ish Happen

This weekend I craved talking to friends, seeing friends and walking on the beach after church. But first, business stuff because building my dynasty is not limited to a certain day and time, it’s an ongoing thing. It is hard yet beautiful because I’m creating something out of nothing. So any who, I want to…

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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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Pumpkins and Peels

If you are a skincare and beauty lover or even if you aren’t and you are aware of the value of a good skincare and beauty regimen, then you’re probably aware that it’s peel season. If you are on Instagram you see most of us skin care professionals continue to shout out about getting your…

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Fall Skin

Took an afternoon stroll to the mall just to, get some sun, activity and see what’s out there as far as fashion, style and beauty products. Well, I stumbled upon a few gems that I felt the need to record and mention to you today. Read on… If you love Urban Outfitters then you know they have…

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Notes From Kauai

I went to Kauai with my family this Summer, back in August and have a few pics that I never shared as well as my notes about what we did and where we went. So I might as well make a recorded memory on the blog for flash back Friday! A lot of time, money…

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At the Mothership

Posting this blog on Woman Crush Wednesday since I got to see my real life IG girl crush Melinda Alexander (aka @MumuMansion on IG) speaking all things toxic relationships, feminism, racism and just the hard knocks of life in general this past weekend at The Mothership Fest in DTLA. I posed the question of asking Melinda…

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Well Paved Path to Clean-er Beauty

I’m obsessed with helping boss chics execute their beauty and self-care goals. So with that in mind, have you seen my latest offering? If not, why not?! Ha! I’m offering a package in clean-er beauty, meaning we clean up your skincare and beauty routine with my help. No more being lost in the aisles of…

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Take Care Of Your Skin This Month

It’s June, and it’s almost officially Summer so the skin we are in needs TLC through these hot and muggy summer months. What does that look like for you, me, us??? Pretty easy with a few simple steps and products so follow along… Do wear your SPF?? If you don’t have any please purchase some for…

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