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Complete Your Costume With Color Contacts

Want to take your Halloween costume to the next level?  One super fun way to completely transform your look is to change your eye color.  You will be amazed by the difference it makes!  A few years ago, I wanted to to change my dark eyes to light blue when I dressed up like Cinderella. […]

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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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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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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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Dollar $tore $core!

Who knew that when I went into Dollar Tree for Valentine’s Day stuff that I would be walking out with makeup instead?  Well, okay, I admit it’s not that far of a stretch.  I just had no idea that the dollar store would have any makeup that I would actually be really excited about buying […]

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Snapshot Sunday

Hot coffee.  Favorite mug.  Comfy couch.  Cozy blanket.  Sunny window. Favorite music.  And pictures.  Lots and lots of pretty pictures!  My favorite way to spend a winter Sunday morning is to snuggle up with all of those things and my laptop; then wander my way through the virtual world, feasting on eye candy.  Through captivating […]

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Getting Ready With Girlfriends

Throwback Thursday to last summer…this is my best friend and I in a cab on our way to the Beyoncé concert.  My sweet hubby gave us tickets and a hotel room for our birthdays.  We decided to go to the hotel early and get ready together in our room.  Today when I came across this […]

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Don’t Be So Nose-y!

I don’t mean that in a “mind your own business” kind of way.  I’m talking about how to make your nose look, well, not so “nose-y”!  It seems that most people would like their nose to appear smaller and/or straighter.  It’s probably fine and I doubt most people notice the flaws that you see in […]

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