IBSNY 2018

This past Sunday, Silvia and I attended IBSNY 2018 at Javits Center. International Beauty Show, has been running for 101 years and its biggest trade show. Ever. If you are in the beauty industry, this is the show to be. Imagine over 65,000 professionals in attendance. 500+ vendors. Hands-on workshops and master classes. Over 100…

IBSNY 2017 Hauls

Time for our IBSNY 2017 hauls, yay! Ok granted, we didn’t get much but we do love the things we did get. We’re also sharing are super favorite item from from our hauls. DANESSA Favorite Haul Item BH Cosmetics Blushed Neutrals Palette Danessa left us to go find the BH booth to buy this palette….

IBS NYC 2017

This was our third year attending IBS NYC, and this year we celebrated 100 years of beauty. If you’ve never been, this show is MASSIVE! Two huge convention rooms at the Javits Center. One side it’s all beauty, hair, salon, and nails. The other, is all aesthetics and spa. Every year we go with an agenda…

Beauty Review: Violet Voss Lashes

Happy Tuesday! Today I’m reviewing Violet Voss’ eyelashes. I can’t tell you how in love I am with these. When attending IBSNY earlier this month I kept saying “I need to get lashes… Let’s not forget to get lashes.” I mean, if you look at my naturals eyelashes you would understand; I barely have any. Stopping by the Violet Voss booth…

IBSNY Photo Spam

Happy Fri-yay! Ending our week long IBS New York recap, today is all about pictures. We took TONS and tons of pictures. And we’re sharing some of our favorites with ya’ll: We hope you enjoyed our week long coverage of our IBS New York experience. If you missed anything take a look: Beachwaver Demo with Sarah Potempa…

IBSNY: Kashmir Keratin

When you’re press at any show, you get pulled into random booths. It feels amazing when brands want to show you their product and what it can do. This was the case with Kashmir Keratin. We were looking for lashes, because Glory needed them. And she happened to be wearing this blue lipstick that got…

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…

Beachwaver Demo with Sarah Potempa

HIYA GUYZ! I’m so exhausted today. Why? Yesterday we spent ALL day at IBS New York. It was SO much fun. We met tons of great people. It’s beyond flattering when people tell you they follow you and they love your blog. It’s particularly mind blowing when brands know who you are. Thank you guyz, really. We’re just a bunch…

IBSNY Giveaway Winners!

We want to thank each of you that participated on our very first giveaway. This is just the beginning. There’s tons more coming your way! And our three winners are… *drumrolls* CONGRATULATIONS! You each win a sample pack with each of these items: Please send an email to nerdandlace@gmail.com with your shipping information. Stay tuned for more…

Beauty Editor Gone Wild!

Let me start by telling you that I experienced an amazing beauty show this past weekend, IBSNY. This event is the longest running, professionals-only, beauty show in the nation. WOW! It was an awesome time. The crowd was very loud and energetic. I loved it and I’m still recuperating from all the shopping I did. I…

IBSNY Samples Giveaways!

It’s that time guyz, Nerd & Lace’s first EVER giveaway! Are you excited? We are! Although these are sample sizes, it feels pretty amazing to be able to do this. Ok I won’t stall any longer, here it goes. Giving away three ISBNY Samples package. Each pack contains of the following: 0.5 oz Biosilk Silk…

Tomorrow IBS New York

Getting ready for IBS New York (International Beauty Show) tomorrow. Glory and I will be all day! Are there any brands attending that you recommend us to check out? Let us know. Or if you’ll be attending, let’s get some coffee! Make sure you follow us on Instagram or check out our hashtag #NLatIBSNY to view our first IBSNY coverage…