Who’s The Boss?

         #BeautyIsBoss My new life and business mantra. Now what does that mean (to me) exactly? Well… I stand strong in that if you look good on the outside it reflects feeling good on the inside. Can one really argue with that? Why do you think so many talk shows and such…

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With Love, From House of Vine: The Skin Care Studio

In case you didn’t know, my skincare studio, also named House of Vine, is open for business!! I am officially taking appointments at House of Vine, which is nestled discreetly in my bungalow house in the urban and creative neighborhood of Golden Hill, in the heart of San Diego, California. It’s been a journey with…

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Fall Is For Fashion

Hello gorgeousness! Although I am on the track of developing my beauty and skincare studio, I still and will always have a yearning to share my passion for fashion and wardrobe styling. With that, I’ve taken notice and not to mention did a little research on fashion trends for this Fall through the Winter months…

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COMPLIMENTARY (FREE) Body Waxing

This week only!! In order to sharpen my skills, I’m providing complimentary (FREE) body waxing for any and all body part(s). Requesting multiple services is encouraged! Women AND Men are welcome. Just contact European Wax Center, (Mission Valley) in San Diego at 619-299-9822 to make a reservation with Lysandra for one day this week, ending on…

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CurvyGirl Looks for Fall

I wouldn’t be the love of my own life if I didn’t share this on my blog this morning! Enjoying my amazing stint as a model for Fashion Stylist Dean Hall’s style segment on Fox 5 News in San Diego yesterday. I met Dean for the first time along with the amazing women that modeled alongside me…

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Beauty, The Body, and Life, Oh My!

Turning pro is a mindset. If we are struggling with fear, self-sabotage, procrastination, self-doubt, etc., the problem is, we’re thinking like amateurs. Amateurs don’t show up. Amateurs crap out.  Amateurs let adversity defeat them. The pro thinks differently. He shows up, he does his work, he keeps on truckin’, no matter what. -Steven Pressfield My…

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Before Getting Eyelash Extensions…

To make it easy on yourself and your lash stylist here are a few things to know for the newbie, before getting eyelash extensions. Have healthy eyes and eyelashes. A lash stylist can possibly work around lashes that may have minor damage (for whatever the reason) but your eyes must be in good shape. No…

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The Skin You’re In

I am all about the motto, love the skin you’re in! I believed it before studying Esthetics and getting my license but now I am all in and just about obsessed! Invest in and treat your skin and face well because it is the only one you will have to carry you through this life.…

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First Day Of The Rest Of My Life

  My first video and I just had to do it and get it out there, no frills, no great background no me all dolled up. That would of took me another week just to gather the perfection of it all (insert side smirk). So I just winged it. Now it is out of the…

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What Forms of Protection Are you Using? If Any…

What forms of protection are you using? Keeping it PG, I’m speaking of SPF protection that is.  UV rays are the number one cause of premature aging and of course skin cancer. UVA = aging, UVB = burning and UVC = radiation. Broad spectrum sunscreens protect you from all UV rays. So with so many…

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