IBS New York Haul

Happy International Women’s Day! Today we celebrate the social, economic, cultural and political achievement of women. This years theme is #PledgeForParity. Read all about it here. Ok, continuing on with our IBS New York week long series, today we are bringing you our hauls. I don’t think you are ready for this. We shopped ’til we dropped…

February 2016: Ipsy Glam Bag Showdown

Happy Fri-yay y’all! It’s that time of the month again, our Ipsy Glam Bag Showdown. For the month of February 2016, the theme was Pretty in #IpsyPink. I LOVE THE BAG! It’s a pixelated/emoji theme bag. I loved the campaign so much I HAD to share with y’all! So without further ado, let us unveil our…

Tutorial Vlog: One Brush Eye Makeup

Happy Beauty Tuesday! So excited to share with you our very first makeup tutorial. Please forgive the low-quality, we are still in our filming learning stage. But that’s how you learn right? Today I am showing you how I do my eyes using one brush. Yes, just a single brush. It’s simple, and easy. Take a look: Here’s…

Brush Review: Royal & Langnickel MODA Set

Happy Beauty Tuesday y’all! I’ve been using the new Royal & Langnickel MODA brush set daily for a few months now, and I can’t begin to express how much I love them. But let me not get ahead of myself, let’s start from the beginning. If you follow this blog, you know I have several…

Shopping Guide: Gift For Beauty Nerds

Let’s face it, the key to a beauty nerd’s heart are gift cards. As a matter of fact, we welcome and encourage you to get them for us. I can’t tell you how my life gets all tingly when I see a Ricky’s NYC gift card. We get to buy whatever we want. And if your…

Weekly Roundup

It’s been a full week here at Nerd & Lace. Let’s us give you a recap of what you’ve missed: Click on image to be redirected to blog Thanks so much for another fun week, If there’s anything that you’ll like us to cover, sound off below, or on social media by using hashtags #nerdandlace. Also, follow…

Product Of The Week: Beachwaver Pro

I’m in love you guys!… with a curling iron. Is that weird? Regardless, I can’t deny my undying love for Beachwaver PRO by celebrity hairstylist Sarah Potempa. I had the pleasure of trying out this wand, at Ricky’s NYC event about a week or so ago. Usually, I don’t do heat in my hair. I let…

Tutorial: Beachwave Hair

Do you ever find yourself admiring sexy beach waves, and wishing you knew how to curl your hair? Not to worry. With a little practice, and a curling wand, we got this! Some people tend to find curling wands, somewhat difficult to figure out. I’ve been there, and have the burned marks to prove it. But once…

Basic Contouring Tutorial

I loooooove contouring! Why? Because it can slim down the appearance of our face. What most people don’t teach you in contouring tutorials is that, where you place the shading and highlighting, varies from face to face. We all have different face shapes. So the first thing you need to do is find your face shape…

My Ricky’s NYC Haul

Yesterday I visited one of my favorite beauty stores, Ricky’s NYC. This store has EVERYTHING you’ll ever need. Wall to wall items. From hair products, to skin care. Makeup and even they have a hair salon in the back. Love Ricky’s NYC. It’s honestly one of the most complete beauty stores around. I was treated…

Let’s go shopping!

I LOVE going shopping, specially for makeup. This past Saturday I met up with Dee, Editor-in-chief of Nerd & Lace and one of my best-friends, to go shopping. We had so much fun trying on makeup. Next time we need to wear short sleeves, because we didn’t have enough exposed skin for our swatches. It was…

Beauty & Girly Things: Super Blender Sponge

How’s everyone today? I hope ya’ll had a wonderful Easter weekend. I want to send my heart felt apologies to everyone. I’m extremely behind on my featurettes :(. It’s been an insane couple of weeks and they are just going to get busier the closer I get to my sisters Baby Shower. Plus, I started my new job today…