The Beauty of Living Well

I’m writing this post from The Retreat, a glam wellness spa in Costa Rica that I’m visiting with my daughter Melania. My best friend Diana Stobo opened this beautiful place in the mountains where people can go relax and rejuvenate. Upon arrival, we were greeted with turmeric tea which cleans the liver and gets rid of…

My Dream Team

I started this company all by myself which at times can feel very daunting, overwhelming and lonely. However, when I’m on a shoot everything falls into place. The joy and fulfillment of being part of a creative team is like no other, everyone gets very close very quickly. The model, the Makeup Artist, the Lighting…

Clients That Have Inspired Me

Being a makeup artist has given me the privilege of working with some exceptional entrepreneurs that have given me advice and inspiration to grow and expand my company. I’ve learned a lot from the clients I’ve styled and I’ve learned how turn my dreams into reality.  My friend/client, CEO of Hint Water and KARA TV,…

6 Makeup Tips From a Pro

I am asked all the time by friends and clients what my secret makeup tips are. Okay well, maybe they’re not so secret but I promise you they do work!

Winter Beach Vacation Makeup Tips

Hello Pretty Girl! With all this rain and snow, I bet you are ready to get out of Dodge and go to the beach!
Here are a few easy makeup tips!

Lip Gloss Profile: “Darling”

Darling is a clear lip gloss that can be mixed with any of Pretty Girl’s other lip glosses and lipsticks. I promise this product will last a whole work/school day on your lips! This formula is one of the longest lasting lip glosses that I have ever created. This is also a lip treatment that will…

Go from Daytime Fab to Nighttime Glam in under 5 minutes

It’s almost 5pm, you’ve had the longest day in history but the good news is you have a dinner date that you have been looking forward to all day. You’re mildly freaking out that you have literally 5 minutes to get home to quickly shower, get your hair back to the  amazing way it looked…

Makeup Tips from ABC Bay Area Life

  It was incredibly exciting to be interviewed by Lizzie Bermudez for Bay Area Life on ABC . Anytime I am able to secure a media platform where I can showcase my passion and talents, I am over the moon. For this Bay Area Life segment we ended up taping about 6 makeup tips in 3 hours. It was…

Happy Lipstick Day!

Follow my blog with Bloglovin Today is Lipstick Day! Are you buying a new Lipstick or wearing your favorite one? I thought we should know a bit more about the history one of our favorite beauty products: LIPSTICK! First manmade lipsticks appeared around four to five thousand years ago in Ancient Mesopotamia. Women there used…

Soap Opera Digest Style Squad July 13th Issue!

Follow my blog with Bloglovin Celebrity makeup artist Christina Flach continues to give her insight on makeup, fashion and red carpet style for Soap Opera Digest. Her latest reviews on Anne Heche, Jen Lilley, and Lisa Rinna: Anne Heche: This very point top feels very harsh, and the openings with the belt over it are not blowing my skirt…

Soap Opera Digest: Style Squad July 20, 2015

Follow my blog with Bloglovin Celebrity makeup artist Christina Flach weighs in on makeup, fashion and red carpet style for Soap Opera Digest. Her latest reviews on Brittany Snow, Jen Lilley and more: Christina says, “Brittany Snow the spider shoes have an agenda of their own!” Christina says, “Jen Lilley’s  Herman Munster-inspired shoes with a dainty, little summer dress? I…