Baking With Gold: Michael Kors Wear OS

MK Gold I received this product as compensation for my review. 

Michael Kors Access Runway Smartwatch

So, you know that I bake.  Around Christmas the baking stretches to a full week.  This year I started early prep by mixing batches of slice and bake cookies.  Living with a smartphone, the one thing it is not entirely helpful with is my baking.  I want something that won’t get messy or in the way.  The Michael Kors Access Runway Smartwatch is my baking hero.  

With this beautiful gold smartwatch, I can control my baking environment.  I can set reminders and edit my shopping list if I run out of butter.  That’s right, I have just stocked up with 50 pounds of flour thanks to my smart shopping list.  I know I’ll need more butter to go with the flour.  

Then, there is music.  I need music in my kitchen.  Music is always about singing along and sharing the atmosphere.  From my watch, I can control what is playing and easily control replaying my favorite songs.  The smartwatch is amazing with speech to text.  So nothing is garbled. I directly say what I want with no mistakes.  I don’t need to go back and edit anything.  The voice recognition is phenomenal. This is a dream when replying to notifications on my watch.   michael kors google assistant

Any notifications I get on my phone, I can see while I’m mixing dough.  I can see all my work emails and reply to anything.  Essentially I have another Google Assistant I wear on my wrist.  Anything my Google Assistant can do my watch can do to make my holiday prep go smoother.  No more forgetting anything or losing track of time.  All while keeping on top of my social media from my wrist. 

Wearable Fitness Tracker michael kors heart beat

As a bonus, there are apps to help me focus on my health.  The Michael Kors Smartwatch keeps track of my heart rate.  I can track my fitness.  When I am stressed, I use the new Breathe a 2 minute guided breathing exercise.  At the end I see my results, my heart rate started at 95 and dropped to 61.  A reminder to breathe is something most of us could use during the holiday stress.  Definitely a calming feature that I will continue to use along with Heart Points and Move Minutes.  Both designed by the American Heart Association and World Health Organization to help track my fitness.  It’s easy to track my fitness with a record of my steps and heart rate throughout the day.   michael kors smartwatch

So, I am happy to say this holiday season I am less stressed.  I have access to the world’s best virtual assistant on my wrist.  I can manage my day and my health.  Life is easier and Christmas baking week is going to be the smoothest one yet.  If you want to smooth out your holiday or someone else’s, then you can find the same Michael Kors Smartwatch at Best Buy in gold or rose gold.  

Airbrush Yourself Using Mineral Air

mineral air Already, we covered fall trends from The Makeup Show.  However, there is a brand new product that we love.  I am giving it Holy Grail status.  Mineral Air is a portable and compact air brush system.  It is smaller than your average shampoo bottle.  For someone low key and low maintenance, even I can have a perfect face in 60 seconds.  Whether you are a professional makeup artist or an average woman, this can revolutionize your routine. 

Generally I would be more hesitant to reveal my before face, especially having been exposed to the harsh cold that morning.  However, the after is so stunning and flawless that it is amazing.  I couldn’t believe how quick and easy it is to perfect my foundation.  We did video me learning how to use it.  

Mineral Air Demo

Mineral Air has a variety of foundation shades.  You match your skin tone and put some drops in the reservoir head.  Pop the head on the base and all you need to do is press the button.  You should maintain 2 to 3 inches from your skin.  Press the button to spray while moving in circles and in a minute you can have flawless  foundation.  You can get closer to your under eye and pat in for more coverage.  As well as any blemishes that you can just give a little extra pass for full coverage. 

So easy and your face will dry in roughly a minute.  So you can continue to build your look without a long wait time.  You can also use their blush in the same system.  Again a few drops and a quick spray for perfect color.  With a weartime of 10 hours, this is a lifestyle changer.  mineral air line

Luckily, we entered their contest during the show and won their entire system.  So we have two heads and the full foundation line including blush.  This is easy to travel with as nothing is over that pesky 3 ounce limit including the full size foundation bottles.  The system is cordless and features a USB charger.  

The best part is that Mineral Air is formulated to improve your skin.  The foundation is a 4-in-1 instead of primer, concealer, hydrator and color. Mineral Air is formulated with argan oil, olive squalene, hyaluronic acid, and pomegranate extract. More importantly it is free of parabens, talc, phthalate, gluten, synthetic dyes or fragrances.  All of that for a flawless application.  Just look at Alison after applying Mineral Air. Flawless. alison airbrush

To be able to airbrush your own face is so freeing.  I always joked that if I won the lottery, one of those the things I’d do is hire a hair and makeup team.  Now, I don’t need that at all!  Mineral Air is only $150 for the system and your first foundation.  They have a 100% color match guarantee so if the foundation doesn’t match your skin they will help you find your shade with a replacement and be able to help you figure out how to blend your shade.  

Generally here at Rosie Discovers we are not big on gift guides.  However, since we are coming up on the gifting season you will want to keep this in mind for the makeup enthusiast in your life.  

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