Monthly Archives: December 2010

My New Years Resolutions…Pshaw.

I promise to come in with a smile on my face and try not to cringe the first time I hear “What colors look good with (insert color of your eyes here) eyes?” I will not dodge you if you … Continue reading

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Review of 2010 Short and Not So Sweet.

I didn’t get fired from any customer complaints this year. I didn’t quit because of any crazy customers even though I came one lipstick tube away from packing up my last iota of sanity and heading out the door. I … Continue reading

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10 things you don’t do at Christmas time when we are jam packed!!!

If you see me running around the counter don’t ask “are you busy?” Of course I’m busy. I’m not sitting back in a lounge chair kicking my feet up watching the grass grow. If I’m helping 3 people at once … Continue reading

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It’s party season…….bring on the makeovers.

Just please,  though……..do you have to come in hungover from last nights party to get your makeup done? I mean she oozed booze from her pores and her foot would slip off the chair in crucial lipgloss applying moments.  Twitches … Continue reading

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All I want for Christmas is………Mascara?

Really? O.K. We are crazy busy. So when I see a Mom pushing a stroller with a baby/toddler I know they just want their stuff and get out fast before a “situation” arises. And I know I can do that. … Continue reading

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Saffron…..the earthy artist.

Seriously…who names their kid “Saffron”? She’s the older hippie/new wave/new age/club girl from the eighties and nineties who is now married and named her kids Sky and Rayne, (more quirky names) and still loves all the eccentricities  of hair and … Continue reading

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Gurrrrl!

Today when I was doing a makeover on a youngish 20 something customer she kept starting her sentences with “girl”. Only she let it kind of roll off her tongue into a two syllable word like “gurr-el”. I have to … Continue reading

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