February 19, 2021

Schick Original Disposable Razor Review

The Perfect Shave

We are back to testing and reviewing the latest items in the market. To kick off this year, I am testing and reviewing the new/update Schick Original Disposable Razor, does it work or does it not? Let's find out together.

February 15, 2021

Oh, Dallas!

Last-minute trip to Dallas, Texas

What happens when your best friend needs emotional help? You pack your suitcases and fly out within hours. That's exactly what happened a few weeks ago. Here's a little story of how my first time in Dallas, Texas came about only in five short hours. 

February 12, 2021

Month Favorites #6

October, November & December 2020

The last few months of 2020 sure went by quick. Tho I was sick for the most part, it did give me some time to try out some new products with which I have fall in love with. Here are my top five favorite items for the month of October, November & December 2020.

January 29, 2021

The Comfort-Zone

From pants to jeans

We can all agree this month of January has been so far a very interesting one. Not going to lie, the start of a new year took me by surprise but gave me the inspiration to try to do new things and step out of my 2020 comfort-zone. 

January 1, 2021

Cheers, We Made It!

Happy New Year Everyone!

The beginning of a new year is here and we have a lot of reasons to celebrate. We can all agree last year was not a year to be the proudest of but we can say it was for sure a year of wild awaken. Here's our special New Year's editorial!

December 31, 2020

What A Year '20!

2020 Year Recap!

Finally, the end of 2020 has finally arrived. This year has been one - if not - the most memorable of them all. It brought a lot of downs more than ups but I'm proud of all the achievements achieved throughout the year. Here's my 2020 year recap. 

December 28, 2020


MIND from Oxyfresh

Working from home comes with pros and cons. One of the cons for me is the struggle of staying focus and distraction-free from my surroundings. I tried many different methods to fix that but the only one I've seen working for me the best is taking MIND from Oxyfresh and here's why!

December 25, 2020

Rockin' Around The Christmas Tree

Merry Christmas 2020

The most wonderful time of the year is here once again. Though this year the holidays have been a bit different for most, the spirit of cheer and hope is within us one way or another. Rockin' around the Christmas tree, Merry Christmas everyone!

December 18, 2020

NixWhite Whitening Kit Review

Whiter teeth after just one try? Let's find out!

For many years now, I've been a bit insecure about my smile - that's why I don't smile often in pics - but recently I received this NixWhite whitening kit on PR and couldn't wait to try it out. Does it work? Does it not? I'll be the judge! 

December 14, 2020

The Holiday Party

Celebrating the holiday season!

Homemade cookies, Christmas decor, family, and close friends. That's right, is a holiday party! The best time of the year has officially started and what better way to enjoy it than by hosting a small - safe - holiday party right at home.

December 11, 2020

Vijuvë Face Massager & Serum Review

Never too early or too late to start thinking of anti-aging!

After turning 25, skincare has been one of my main priorities. Specially anti-aging because is better to prevent than to fix. A few days ago, I received the Vijuvë Anti-Aging Face Massager & the Vijuvë Vitamin C Face Serum. Couldn't help myself from trying them out, here's my review on these two products. 

November 30, 2020

Things I'm Thankful For In 2020

Thanksgiving special editorial

We can all agree this year has been one of the most challenging ones up to date. Which gave us extra reasons to be even more thankful this past Thanksgiving Day. From my home wearing head-to-toe Express, here are a few of the things I'm thankful for in 2020. 

November 20, 2020

How To Pack A Carry-On

5-Steps on how to pack a carry-on!

Even though it has been a rough year for traveling, don't let the stress of packing take over your trip. Here are a few helpful tips on how to pack your carry-on. From pre-planning to picking your outfits, follow these steps for a more organize and successful trip. 

October 30, 2020

Socks On Socks

Fun & comfy socks!

Those who know me, know I don't wear socks often, but when I do I like them to be fun and comfy. Is like the world knows of my thoughts and right when I started to incorporate socks into my style, that's where I found out about Foot Cardigan. 

October 26, 2020

Kansas City, MO

First time in the mid-west!

A few weeks ago, I got the chance to visit Kansas City for the first time. Not only was I surprised by how beautiful the city is, but also by how modern it actually is compared to what I expected the mid-west to be. Here's my first-time experience in Kansas City, MO. 

October 19, 2020


Sometimes all you need is to relax!

This is going to sound corny but is true, sometimes all you need is to relax. You have no idea how many times I have to remind myself of that. Recently I decided to do just that by taking myself off quarantine and traveled across the country. 

October 16, 2020

My Travel Morning Routine

Keeping up with my skin needs even away from home!

Good morning everyone! While traveling across the country, I thought it would be a great idea to share with you all my travel morning routine. Even though is a bit different compare to my actual at-home routine, I still manage to try new products and keep up with my skin needs even while I'm away.

October 9, 2020

Month Favorites #5

July, August & September 2020

Another three months have gone by already and we can all agree they were unique in many interesting ways. And as usual, it also brought in many new things as well. Here are my top five favorite items for the month of July, August & September.  

October 5, 2020

Dry Heat

In a world full of snakes, why not learn from them. 

Recently on a hot summer day, I got the chance to go visit the wild west. Even though isn't my first time visiting the wild west, I did get to learn a few new things. From snakes to heatwaves, let's explore more under this dry heat!

September 28, 2020

Autumn Cozy With Express

Feeling cozy at home!

A few weeks ago, Express asked me to do an outfit editorial at home featuring a few items from their new Autumn collection. Starting the new Autumn season from my home to yours, here's my cozy at home outfit look editorial with Express. 

September 21, 2020

End Of A Season

End of summer!

Is crazy to think a whole season has gone by so fast and I'm already looking forward to next year's season. What a better way to end the summer season exactly where I started it. Though this year's summer might have started a bit earlier, I'm really happy with everything I was able to accomplished.

September 18, 2020

Introducing SWJV

Introducing Shop With Javiortiz.com

When I first came out with this store idea many years ago, I never thought I'll be posting about it as I am today. That's right, Shop With Javiortiz.com is officially open! Watch me answer a few questions about our new store and check out a few photos from the store campaign.   

September 14, 2020

The Picnic

"Unless you are at a picnic, life is no picnic" - Jane Wagner

As the summer season comes to end, I have decided to give a tribute to the number of picnics I got to do this season. What a better way to enjoy the sun, unwind from the world, all while maintaining social distance. 

September 11, 2020

Follow The Recipe Ep.2

Carrot cake

For this episode of Follow The Recipe, I have decided to try to bake one of my favorite cakes, the carrot cake. Though I have eating so many versions of this cake, I found this recipe this simple recipe and gave it a try. Did it turn out right? Watch and find out!

September 7, 2020

The Player

Life is full of games

We all have heard of the phrase "Life is full of surprises" but did you know life is full of games as well? And by life I mean sociality, let's not forget those two are different things but yet different by a very defined line. With that being said, let the games begin!