Hello! I'm Ashley Michèlle, the Editor of Bon Bon. I am a 23 year old Professional Illustrator & Designer, and bonafide makeup & shoe addict from Pasadena, California, residing in the beautiful state of Montana.

 

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If you have hair extensions, you NEED the Lemon Drop Daily Detangler from Drybar!
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It wasnt too long ago that I went and had my DreamCatchers hair extensions put in at Primp And Blow (Waterfront location) in Scottsdale, Arizona. But, during this short time, I have already learned a great deal about hair extensions, Continue Reading…

Phylia de M. is back in stock after being sold-out for 2 months, and you get 15% off!

Compliments of AHAlife, an online curation of some of the world’s best and most amazing products, Phylia de M. (and everything else) is 15% off with their current promo code! I have been using Phylia de M. for a couple Continue Reading…

Valentino Couture Bow d’Orsay Pumps: The Perfect Wedding Shoe
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I’ve had to do a bit of re-thinking on my wedding shoes, since I stumbled across a pair of these beauties on Pinterest… Even my fiancé thinks these are a better choice than my beloved Choos. Decisions, decisions! Anyone out Continue Reading…

Things they don’t tell you about getting extensions, Part I:

Short and sweet, your scalp is going to itch. ALL THE TIME. And if you are curly-haired like me, expect to have a million little baby-hairs that will accidentally get pulled into the bead by your stylist, and will cause you Continue Reading…

Can’t Live Without: Bridal Beauty Prep (must-haves for every bride!)
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I have finally managed to put this post together for those of you curious on what I am doing skin and beauty-wise in preparing for my wedding (only 3 weeks away)!  I have been procrastinating on it, because there were Continue Reading…

FOTD: Wedding Makeup Trial
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While I was in California this last time, my fiancé Robert and I made a stop in Pasadena. While in old town Pasadena, I spotted a very large Sephora, and Robert graciously agreed to let me go inside and ooh Continue Reading…

I took the plunge: DreamCatchers extensions via Primp and Blow, Scottsdale!
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A quick look at what I’ve been up to in Scottsdale, Arizona this past week! My stylist was Jessica Kemp at the Waterfront Primp and Blow, in Fashion Square, Scottsdale. It was my first time getting extensions of any sort, Continue Reading…

15% off at Sephora with Spring’s Hottest Ticket!
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Here it is! Sephora’s Spring Sale! I’m looking to invest in a new flat iron. Let me know what you purchase in the comments! xo Ashley

Ends tomorrow: 15% Phylia de M. (and free shipping!) at AHAlife

AHAlife has been running a promo that ends tomorrow, March 31st, 2014, that gives you free shipping, and 15% off your purchase. I used it on Phylia de M. and Chopra Center supplements (which are AMAZING!). Use it while you Continue Reading…

Can’t decide which Choos will make the perfect wedding shoes…
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I’m having quite a bit of trouble deciding which heels I want to wear on my wedding day, but what I do know, is that they are going to be Jimmy Choo. Here is the lineup! 01. STRAITS | 02. Continue Reading…

My La Gartier Wedding Garters!
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Can’t help but share, because they’re so darn pretty! I’m tempted to order another one, even… Gorgeous garters are designed, and hand made by Miss Sarah Dobson of La Gartier. I am absolutely smitten with what work I have seen Continue Reading…

I love my Naked Sports Gear Naked Sports Bra!
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AHAlife recently sent me the incredibly brilliant Naked Sports Gear Naked Sports Bra for consideration and review. I’ve never cared much for sports bras, to be honest. They seem to retain sweat, get me overheated, squish my breasts into pancakes, Continue Reading…

TATCHA ♥ BON BON | #GIVEAWAY!
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TATCHA’s Polished Gentle Enzyme Powder is on my Skincare Favorites of 2013 list, and is still going strong in 2014. It’s one of those products you use once, and “WOW!” is the first thing that comes to mind. And because I have Continue Reading…

Diabetic-friendly recipe: coconut flour pancakes!

I recently came across the blog Nourishing Days, where the author Shannon shares all sorts of incredible recipes that are gluten-free and casein-free… This woman is my hero. As I have some people in my life that are on low-carb, Continue Reading…

20% off Phylia de M.!

Until March 21st, AHAlife is offering 20% off site wide (yes, this means Phylia de M.!)

How to make gluten-free pizza dough taste good!
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I’ve been lucky, I’ll admit – most of the gluten-free things I have tried have been pretty tasty. Those delicious Pamela’s Butter Shortbread cookies? Oh my goodness. Melt in your mouth. But even all that having been said, there is Continue Reading…

Gluten-Free: Substituting with coconut flour

My fiancé Robert is a celiac, and I have gluten sensitivities. Ever notice if you eat something glutinous (generally wheat products), that your stomach may swell and feel bloated, or your digestive system seems a little out of sorts? You Continue Reading…

Wedding blog!

I set up a quick little wedding blog for my fiancé and I! Very simple at the moment, but it serves the purpose of getting my gift registry up, especially with my wedding date so quickly approaching (just over 50 Continue Reading…