In the meantime posts will still be up so FEEL FREE TO KEEP READING as the renovation is ongoing. Sorry about the annoying ads all over the place even within posts, they'll be cleared out of the way and in better locations once I'm done

As a professional makeup artist I'm blessed to be able to work through the colorful spectrum of jobs available. In between the bread and butter of advertising I try and fit in bridal makeup whenever I can. Gown by: Niño Dominic Angeles Every time I nab a nuptial I learn or spot something...

These are just a few things I recently posted on Instagram. I'm still getting the hang of it, some of these have photo loss artifacts/errors due to 2 compression passes from layering app exports, won't do that again as much as possible. I've also downloaded the Android apps "PhotoGrid" and...

I've started a Just Julia category which is for "personal" non-beauty related posts. If there are any requests or questions regarding updates just reach me via email, just click the Contact tab. I'm going through a very personal and painful phase in my life right now. Sometimes not everything...

If you can get past the paranoia of avoiding stain-prone substances like coffee, grass, or anything that might taint the appearance of a pure white handbag, I've compiled a selection of pretty white shopper bags so you can embrace the freshest spring accessories trend while you window-shop...

He's our older but not so old dog so I do expect him to get better...I've just been emotionally put out by seeing Jack in so much pain and refusing to eat. Hoping and praying he gets well soon.

Huwaw, big time! In this post you won't find a reported breakdown of the event but simple detailed captions and moments which I thought were some of the better highlights of the pageant in my view. Continue reading to see more photos! I was quite far away so my camera's zoom function got...

This is not going to be a WHAT IS LOVE nosebleeder and neither is it going to be a snarky, bitter "date-shmate" sort of post. Let's get you SAD (single awareness day) people off that chair. If you didn't have a date yesterday why should it be more depressing that you don't have a date today?...

On Valentine's Day, I made sure I was home, away from everyone, and safe from the view of every cut-out red heart strung up in the city. I wasn't brave enough, not yet anyway. I'm never particularly cynical about anything. I'm not corny like that. I'm a hopeful romantic who's never hopeless...

Although I can't meet ALL of you just yet here's an opportunity for 10 of my blessed blog readers! I've only ever dreamed of having a meetup with you and I even prayed that it might be something exactly like this and it is kindly made possible by Shiseido. I almost called this a workshop but...

 

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