My 5 Secrets to Beautiful Hair

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Jillian Harris 5 Secrets to Beautiful Hair

Hi everyone!! Today is all about my 5 secrets to beautiful hair and while I’m not particularly keen on the way my locks look right now (these damn bangs are making me look like an 80’s rocker) the products, tools, and tricks below have definitely helped save my butt when it comes to my dry, frizzy mane (especially during this time …

Fall Into a New Routine

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Morning loves! What better time to start a new regime than right along with the changing of the seasons?! Autumn is the perfect time to fall into a new routine, especially when it comes to your hair! Welp. Avalon Organics might just have a little somethin’ somethin’ for ya, and it all starts with your daily shower routine … lather, …

3 Reasons Why I Love Hair Accessories

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Jillian Harris Hair Accessories

Happy MONDAY loves! Yup … Monday … le sigh. It’s days like these that call for extra coffee and hair accessories. Did you just look at your computer like “WTF is she talking about now?! Hair Accessories?!” LOL!! Yup. I’m talking about bow hair ties, scrunchies (yup, these 80’s babies are BACK in style), headwraps, etc. I’ll be the first to …

Dry Skin Is No Joke

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Jillian Harris and Avalon Organics

Morning loves!! Today is part three of my Avalon Organics testing. If you haven’t caught one and two yet then you’ve got a little catching up to do, not to worry though, you can go back and check them out! To catch everyone up on this, a few month’s back Avalon Organics reached out to me and asked if I …

Argan Oil for the Win

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Morning loves!! I hope you’re having a great week so far … it’s been a LITTLE hectic for us with the move in FULL effect … I have to admit it’s feeling a little weird … but exciting at the same time! With all of the chaos happening around us I’ve found that having a shower or a hot bath at the …

How to Fuel your Morning Routine

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Morning loves!! Yesterday I was doing a little check in with myself and I started thinking back to the goals that I had set for myself in January, one of them was to take more “Me Time” and while my schedule is a little hectic at times and while I’m not 100% there in hitting this goal every day I …

New Years Eve Hair Tutorial

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Hi everyone, Cara McLeay here from a fashion love affair!! I am taking over Jilly’s blog today to give you all a hair tutorial just in time for New Years Eve. Follow along with me step by step as I teach you how to do a twisted crown with XO styling beach waves!! This hair style is shockingly easy and can …

Day 10: Jilly’s 12 Days Of Christmas

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On the 10th Day of Christmas Santa Jilly’s gifting to you …. an amazing holiday hair package from Drybar!!! The hair package will include the following: Peace on Earth, Good Hair to All: A collection of Drybar essentials to deliver the perfect DIY blowout. Features a full assortment of products to prep, dry, style, and preserve your blowout!! Tress Press: Straightens. Shines. Smoothes. Curls. …

Beauty Gifts At Shoppers Drug Mart

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Christmas is just around the corner and gift shopping is now upon us. Shopping for “her” or for the “girl that has everything” is difficult … even for me!!! Makeup and beauty products in particular are the biggest challenge of all.  Shoppers Drug Mart’s Quo Cosmetics holiday collection has gorgeous pink and gold packaging with lace overlays this year. They have made …

10 Steps To The Perfect Curl

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The wait is finally over … today I am sharing with you all of the steps from blow dry to hair spray on HOW I do my hair!!! That is right, you will be able to have the same messy curls as I do in no time. Not only will I be showing you my step by step process but …

Braided Crowns & Beachy Waves

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Hi guys!!! Cara Mcleay here from A Fashion Love Affair. I have taken over Jilly’s site today for my monthly hair tutorial. Today is all about braided crowns and beachy waves … Follow along with my steps below to get the same look!!! What you will need: Clear Elastics Bobby Pins Hairspray XO Styling Iron (or curling tool) 1. Take …

Twisted Braid Tutorial

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Here are the step by step instructions for the twisted braid tutorial as shown in the images and steps below!! This is a perfect summer hair style for both short and long hair lengths and can be a great alternative to a hat after the beach or even a hair day off!! What you’ll need: XO Styling Iron (or hot tool …

Top 5 New Hairstyles

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Cara is a wizard when it come’s to hair, SO we’ve asked her to match her TOP 5 NEW and FAVORITE hairstyles with her adorable outfits…. Follow along below to get the look that you’ve always wanted!!!! 1. Soft Waves & Back Knot:  To do: Pull two small pieces of hair from right below your ears back behind your hair, …

Day 4 Giveaway: Eco Diva Beauty

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On the FOURTH day of Christmas…the wonderful little elves from Eco Diva Beauty are gifting to THREE of you (it get’s better every day!!!) a Tropical Getaway Gift Set!!! The gift set includes Vitamin C Body Oil, Vitamin C Body Polish, Vitamin B Cleansing Oil and a $25 Eco Diva Gift Card. A pineapple powered trio featuring Elizabeth Dehn’s best-selling, …

Holiday Fishtail Braid Tutorial

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I love my XO Iron SOOOO MUCH that I have asked Cara…our first contributor and owner of A Fashion Love Affair… to share some tricks with me AND YOU for Holiday hair styles!! Feast your eyes on this beauty and take some notes on the perfect fishtail braid! OH and it’s your lucky day….use code XOJILLIAN for 15% off the …

Woman Crush Wednesday + XO Styling Iron

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My WCW (Woman Crush Wednesday) this week goes out to the LOVELY Cara McLeay. I am SO SO obsessed with her lovely personality, her AMAZING hair and her cute style!!! I swoon over her entire blog. She is also a genius and founder of the XO IRON that I use on my hair on a daily basis…it’s a godsend!! Just when I thought …

Orange Crush

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HAPPY MONDAY everyone! What an amazing weekend!! I hope all of your weekends were as great and full as mine!! I am love love loving this bright orange dress…can’t get enough of this big pop of colour…and I love how flattering it looks with my summer tan!!!! My makeup and beautiful braid were done by my incredible makeup artist, Kaitlin!!!! I …