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Tamara manahan

Founder & Creative Director | Tamara & Company

est. 2017

Tamara manahan

Founder & Creative Director | Tamara & Company

est. 2017








A blog about everyday life, pursuing purpose in business, living loved, and encouragement and inspiration for living a faith filled life.


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We shared a bedroom as children, played Marco Polo, loved crawfishing in the creek, and played ‘King of the Hill’ in the form of crabapple battles. Vicious battles, but they paled in comparison to the lifelong addiction battle my sweet brother fought. Life together continued. It just didn’t look quite the same. Michael needed help, […]

Oh, this is a great question, and one I get asked quite often. People are often under the impression that permanent makeup isn’t really permanent. Let me give you the real skinny! What is permanent makeup (PMU) anyway? Permanent makeup is a cosmetic tattoo. It resembles makeup and is most frequently applied to the areas […]

beauty trends for 2020

As we welcome 2020, it’s always fun to discover what beauty trends will be popular this year. It’s a brand new year AND a brand new decade, so get ready for some big changes, while still enjoying some classic favorites.

microblading artist

So, you have decided to get your brows microbladed. Amazing! Now, how do you choose the microblading artist that is right for YOU? There are lots of artists and studios out there, so make sure you make the choice that you feel totally comfortable and confident with. Remember, microblading is literally a tattoo… on your […]

wellness resources

As the seasons change and we start experiencing increased illness, having the right wellness resources help us care for ourselves well! I know wellness is VITAL as a busy entrepreneur, wife, and mom trying to do all.the.things. Taking care of YOU is not selfish… it is necessary! Here is a list I put together of […]

beauty on a budget

I am so excited that fall is finally here! Bring on the pumpkins, cute scarves, over-the-knee boots, and COFFEE! The seasons changing always gets me excited for what lies ahead. Of course, as you look ahead to the holiday season, you might already be thinking about needing to pinch those pennies. So, if you want […]

fun looks for fall 2019

Fall is almost here! I am totally a summer gal, but I do really love the changing seasons! I might need a few more weeks of summer, but bring on all the fun fall looks over-the-knee boots, pumpkins, and all the cute accessories! So, as we get ready for fall, perhaps you’ve already started thinking […]

makeup tips

We’ve ALL been there… you buy this amazing looking makeup only to put it on and then it all looks so strange on your face! It’s so frustrating to spend money on makeup for it to just not work for you. Choosing makeup colors that perfectly complement you AND your skin tone is absolutely essential […]

natural wellness makeup brands

We all want to have better products for our beauty routine, right?! Even if you aren’t totally committed to using natural or organic products (or… maybe you have never tried any at all!!), it’s worth trying to reduce our chemical exposure by choosing natural options whenever possible. Many natural beauty products are, unfortunately, not quite as […]

fresk makeup tips for summer

I am SO excited that summer is just about here!!! Bring on the food, family, and ice cream, right?! It’s my FAVORITE season for lots of reasons, but I really enjoy all the experiences and travel. With a busier schedule comes (you guessed it!) less time! If you’re anything like me, you want to soak up […]