Oscar Beauty Tips, Trends & Backstage Secrets

by on Friday, April 3rd, 2020

PRE-OSCAR RED CARPET BEAUTY SCOOP & GOSSIP From Reese to Cardi B…. From Lady Gaga To Margot Robbie… I’ve been researching the red carpet, inside scoop on how you can capture some the hottest hair and makeup trends whether you’re headed to the Oscars this Sunday OR it’s a wedding or class reunion you’re excited […]

The 6 Secrets To Looking Sexy This Valentine’s Day

by on Wednesday, February 5th, 2020

COUNTDOWN TO VALENTINE’S DAY After watching all the lovely actresses sashay down the Oscar Red Carpet Sunday evening looking poised and polished, are you ready for your red carpet night when Valentine’s Day arrives this Friday?? Whether you’re celebrating with your significant other, or you’re your own best date (raising my hand to this, how […]

2020 New Years Eve Survival Guide

by on Friday, December 20th, 2019

Your best asset throughout your New Year’s Eve celebration? Your handbag!!! Think of it as Wonder Woman does her lasso and wrist cuffs = It’s total protection from a beauty or energy meltdown. So what are 6 key essentials to bring with you, so you’ll look fabulous all evening long?  Have a read below, so […]

Cyber Monday Beauty Deals & Steals

by on Wednesday, November 27th, 2019

OVERWHELMED BY THE SEA OF CYBER MONDAY BEAUTY DEALS? DON’T STRESS, I SEARCHED HIGH & LOW FOR 6 OF THE DEEPEST ON-LINE DISCOUNTS… I knew we’d all want some intel on which beauty brands are offering the biggest savings come this Cyber Monday. So for the past 3 weeks, I’ve been emailing brands saying “Hi […]

Beauty Products That “Think Pink” For Breast Cancer Awareness & Research

by on Thursday, October 17th, 2019

The Segment & Blog We Can All Rally Behind! Did you know that 1 in 8 women will be diagnosed with breast cancer at some point in their lives. So every October, I make up my own beauty BCA telethon on the KTLA Morning News and give myself roughly 5 minutes to pitch viewers 6 beauty brands retailing products that are donating anywhere between […]

Fall’s Fab 5 Beauty Trends

by on Monday, September 9th, 2019

5 FALL BEAUTY TRENDS TO EMBRACE! The first day of Fall is coming up, September 23rd… ya ready for it? Well if you need a little push from me to help you hit your seasonal “reset button”… no problem. It’s OUT with summer’s trends, and IN with what’ll freshen you up as we prepare for a new […]

My Carpool Mom Makeover Beauty Tricks!

by on Wednesday, August 21st, 2019

THE CARPOOL MOM MAKEOVER Want the 5 tips that’ll leave the other parents jaws dropping curb side in the pick-up line or the soccer field when they see how refreshed and sharp you look? What’s your secret? Did you get more sleep? Take a magic elixir? I designed the “Carpool Mom/Dad Makeover” to up level […]


by on Friday, August 2nd, 2019

AUGUST: BEAUTY-ON-THE-GO                           On-the-go and want an instant neck lift? Or D.I.Y gel manicure in 5 minutes ? For August, I unearthed 6 of the coolest beauty gadgets, you can do any where, anytime and create a refined “2.0” version of you as […]

Summer Beauty Survival Guide

by on Tuesday, July 2nd, 2019

SUMMER BEAUTY SURVIVAL GUIDE Need to cover gray hair or get a bikini was fast for an impromptu pool party? Your July 4th weekend plans can shift from low to high gear out of no where! My KTLA Summer Survival Guide answers these 911 grooming emergencies with tips that will transform your appearance from beach […]

Insert: Paradise, The Hidden Gems Of Riviera Nayarit, Mexico

by on Tuesday, June 25th, 2019

PARADISE FOUND, SANITY CHECK PRICELESS! RIVIERA NAYARIT TO THE RESCUE… IBN BATTUA SAYS: “Traveling – it leaves you speechless, then turns you into a storyteller.” Here’s my story… LAST BEACH, GET LOST VACATION: August 4th, 2012 (Yes 2012, you read this correctly, pass me the kleenex) WHY: Because I haven’t thought I deserved one. The […]