CocoWouldApprove

A Fashion and Beauty Blog by Michelle Potter

Summer Sales

The 4th of July holiday is the best time for sales on summer clothes.  It’s a great time to pick up something you’ve had your eye on and fill in any gaps in your summer wardrobe.  These are some of my favorite summer sale finds. Nordstrom – I own these two shirts in multiple colors […]

Sweatproof Makeup

Trying to keep your makeup from melting in the hot summer sun is a challenge.  These are my tips for keeping your makeup in place: Wear the least amount of makeup you can when the temperatures rise Tarte BB Tinted Treatment 12-Hour Primer Broad Spectrum SPF 30 Sunscreen ($37) – this is a great choice because […]

The Best Self Tanners

Do you want a summer glow and not look like a streaky Oompa Loompa?  These are the best self tanners for natural long lasting color. L’Oreal Sublime Bronze Self-Tanning Towlettes ($9) – I use these and they are so low maintenance while still giving you instant natural color.   St. Tropez Classic Bronzing Mousse ($42) […]

Summer Essentials

Now that the weather is getting warmer, these are the summer essentials your closet needs to maximize adaptability and minimize perspiration. One Piece Swim Suits – the first thing you need for a great summer is a great swimsuit.  You can’t go wrong with a chic black one piece suit.  This can also be worn […]

Shop My Instagram

Want to know where I got some of my fave looks from Instagram.  I’ve added product links to those looks so you can shop my Instagram. Nordstrom ($198)   Zara ($10)   ASOS ($45)   Nordstrom ($39)   Shein ($20)   Nordstrom ($79)   Shein ($11)   Nordstrom Top Shop ($55) Nordstrom Chelsea 28 ($85) […]

Nordstrom Half Yearly Sale

Nordstrom is now having it’s half yearly sale until June 4th.  A lot of their spring/summer clothes, shoes, and accessories are 30-40% off.  It’s their biggest sale other than the anniversary sale which starts July 14th and features their fall/winter clothes.  Here are my favorites picks for the current sale. Tops: Vince Camuto ($65) – […]

The Latest Summer Fashion Trends

There are a few new trends that I’ve been noticing on Instagram and Pinterest: scarves, neon yellow shoes, and basket bags. Scarves: Wearing a scarf around a bun is very popular right now and I think it looks great for summer.  My hair is too short for a bun but I plan on wearing a […]

Hitting The Gym In Style

Trying on shorts and bathing suits has made me come to the realization that I need to hit the gym ASAP.  Nowadays you can go to and from the gym in style.  Here are some of my favorite workout gear finds.  They actually make me want to go to the gym so they must be […]

Sephora Haul

Sephora had their 15% off sale last week.  I went in to stock up on some old favorites.  Instead I left with a bag full of new faves. I’m obsessed with having dark thick eyebrows and needed to replace my eyebrow pencil and brow gel.  I like to use the pencil when going out for […]