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 […]

KTLA Summer Beauty Trends

by on Friday, May 24th, 2019

LOS ANGELES, CA… Happy Memorial Day to you and all the current and past military members who have sacrificed their safety daily, so we can enjoy a level of freedom that results of their selflessness and constant perseverance. Over this long weekend, I’m firing up my crystal ball to predict 7 products you’ll want to […]

KTLA Earth Day Beauty Tips

by on Thursday, April 18th, 2019

EARTH DAY BEAUTY TIPS! “CLEAN” OUT YOUR  BEAUTY ROUTINE TO UP LEVEL YOUR COMPLEXION & YOUR ENVIRONMENT The theme, this year for Earth Day is ‘Protect Our Species.’ So I decided to take this literally, and research 7 eco-friendly brands protecting us – the human species. These brand’s whole motivation is to help you look great […]

Let Me Be Your Personal Beauty Concierge For A Busy April & May

by on Wednesday, April 10th, 2019

THE BEAUTY CONCIERGE Easter is coming up fast, Earth Day is the day after Easter and Mother’s Day is exactly one month out… lots of reasons to look your best and lots of gifts to gather, for your favorite ladies. So allow me to introduce myself in this blog as your personal lifestyle concierge and […]

Game Of Thrones Beauty Hacks!

by on Monday, April 8th, 2019

GAME OF BEAUTY… INSPIRED BY G.O.T. (GAME OF THRONES) In anticipation of the Game of Thrones season finale, which kicks off THIS Sunday, April 14th… I can’t help but imagine all of the ways to prep for the big season premiere. Braids? Cloaks? I’m thinking makeup is a great place to start. So to get […]