Everything That Glitters Isn’t Always Gold

I’m sure you have heard the saying, “all that glitters isn’t gold” or some version of it in songs or other articles. I believe the saying holds so true with business. I once thought that because I wanted freedom by not clocking in for anyone and that if I was to hustle for any company to make a living, it would be for myself-that it … Continue reading Everything That Glitters Isn’t Always Gold

13 Questions with the Twiirly Team

This week our Chief-in-LUXE and Founder and Lead Marketing Consultant Val Decena of LOOKLIVELUXE was interviewed by the Twiirly app Team. She has opened sessions for aspiring or fellow bloggers and business owners to engage with her on Twiirly. Because Val brings a keen eye, industry contacts, and insider knowledge to her influencer marketing and visual content strategy, she is a great source to connect with. … Continue reading 13 Questions with the Twiirly Team


5 Reasons Why I Love Amazon Prime

As a small business owner there are many reasons to cut down on certain expenses (p.s. marketing isn’t one of them), but unnecessary expenses like shipping. It’s one of the main reasons that Amazon has become my go-to for business supplies or just random cuteness. I found that saving on shipping or even signing up for a business account on Amazon has been the best … Continue reading 5 Reasons Why I Love Amazon Prime

LUXE Q&A with 42 Dubonnet’s Mother-Daughter Duo

As you may or may not know, we covered The Makeup Show again this year and this time we took to a very seducing beauty line filled with secrets, 42 Dubonnet. A newly launched mother-daughter cosmetic line that passes on beauty secrets from the 1920s. You know we definitely had to learn more about this beautiful vintage and Art Deco inspired brand, as we love this … Continue reading LUXE Q&A with 42 Dubonnet’s Mother-Daughter Duo

Building an E-Commerce Business

Due to its convenience and mass outreach, e-commerce sites have been one of the fastest growing industries in the past few years. Many businesses have been turning to e-commerce and increasing their sales exponentially with the help of digital marketing experts, web developers and targeted SEO strategies. Although it may seem like a fairly simple task, it takes a great deal of thought, hard work, … Continue reading Building an E-Commerce Business

LUXE Q&A With Co-Founder of the Fohr Card James Nord

At LOOKLIVELUXE, we’re all about encouraging creative people to follow their dreams and inspire others. Whether that means turning your passion of photography, fashion, beauty or all of the above into a career, it helps to be connected with like-minded individuals and entrepreneurs. We mentioned in a previous blog post, 3 Things to Look for When Leveraging an Influencer, the Fohr Card, a business that … Continue reading LUXE Q&A With Co-Founder of the Fohr Card James Nord


Now Accepting Interns! 

It’s the second quarter of the year and after having a hectic first quarter…things are finally falling into place. That being said, I now have time set aside to help passionate students learn about marketing and what we do at LOOKLIVELUXE! So I’m accepting new interns for marketing/pr, sales in the Orlando area and virtually! Must be self-motivated, possess a passion for beauty, fashion, lifestyle brands and … Continue reading Now Accepting Interns! 

The New Instagram Features to Improve Engagement

Number one rule to success: never take the easy way out. That includes what some may consider lesser important projects, like social media. But, us LUXERs know just how important it can be to a brand and how it can help to majorly increase clientele and overall presence in the market. We’re aware that this type of engagement requires quite the commitment. It’s not an … Continue reading The New Instagram Features to Improve Engagement


LUXE Q&A With PostVu’s Alexandra Karam

We believe that in order to truly market a service or product, you must be able to prove why it’s the best. People like to see the positive results of a service first hand; and when it comes to social media, if it’s equally as aesthetically pleasing as it is successful, then you’ve got a win. Take Alexandra Karam, CEO and founder of PostVu for … Continue reading LUXE Q&A With PostVu’s Alexandra Karam