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Favorite Foundations

To me, foundation is one of the most important aspects of my makeup.  I love a flawless skin look…but my skin is nowhere near flawless so I am in constant pursuit of a product that can improve the appearance of my skin without looking too heavy.  Finding the right color and formula for your skin […]

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Top 5 Under $5

It’s incredibly easy to find great cosmetics if you’re willing to spend a lot of money but it’s so much more fun when you can find something fabulous for five bucks!  Sometimes I really do believe you get what you pay for and it’s worth it to save and splurge.  Other times, you can find […]

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Get Glowing!

Spring is in the air so it’s the perfect time to get started on a healthy glow!  I am pretty much an official tanorexic so that’s probably why the number one most frequently asked beauty question I get is what self tanner do I use and how do I apply it.  I have tried so […]

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Getting Naked

Here I go again, getting Naked!  It started with the very first Naked eyeshadow palette.  It was a cult favorite.  The queen of eyeshadow palettes that took the Urban Decay brand to a whole new level.  Every beauty junkie had it.  Except me.  Every time I strolled through Ulta or Sephora, I’d take a look […]

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My B-day!

Thanks to my incredible family and friends, this birthday lasted the whole weekend long… It started on Friday evening when my best friend came over to get ready with me.  I love doing that.  All that time spent primping is so much more fun with a little champagne and a lot of girl talk!

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Glittery Gold Eyeshadow Tutorial

I’m so excited for Sunday!  I’m throwing an Academy Awards Viewing Party for my girlfriends.  We are going to get glammed out and snap pics on a red carpet of our own (in my basement Ha!).  In the spirit of good old Oscar himself, I am going with a glittery gold eyeshadow look, complete with […]

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How To Make Your Lips Look Larger

It’s almost Valentine’s Day so it’s a good time to get those lips looking luscious!  In my previous post, I gave tips for how to care for your lips and keep them looking youthful.  Now let’s talk about how to make your lips look larger and more plump! Begin by caring for your lips in […]

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Tips For Lips

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner so let’s get those lips looking super smoochable in time for Cupid’s big day! Luscious, full lips are a prominent indicator of attractiveness.  A plump pout is seen as a sign of youthfulness and fertility (aka sex appeal).  One look at Scarlet Johansson and you will know exactly […]

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Aging With Grace AND Beauty!

Most of the time, I wander through my daily life happily in denial of how old I’m getting.  I mean serious denial.  I still feel like a young person on the inside so it’s pretty easy to do if I avoid the mirrors in my house. Problem is that there are lots of mirrors in […]

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What A Difference A Day Makes!

Yesterday, I told you about my fun score of makeup goodies at Dollar Tree.  Well, today, I scored at the polar opposite of Dollar Tree…Neiman Marcus.  Otherwise known as Needless Markup.  Sorry for the rude name calling, Neiman’s.  I still love you!  This bag of treats was way more fun for me but a LOT […]

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