Monthly Archives: June 2011

Ask SugarSocial

You may have noticed a new header here on SugarSocial (or maybe you haven’t; I know I’m not that observant!). But see that blue arrow in the screencap above? That’s pointing you directly toward Ask SugarSocial, the new feature I … Continue reading

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Ultraflesh Expands Its Line

Last fall, I wrote about Ultraflesh Panthera mascara, which was making waves in the beauty world because of its panther head-topped wand. Now Ultraflesh has expanded its line with equally sexy products. Read details on the brand’s full new collection … Continue reading

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A Little Sparkle

This week, I added a little twist to my standard manicure. I dusted the tip of my ring fingertip with glitter. It’s a fun way to embellish your ring finger (or any finger of your choice) with just a hint … Continue reading

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On the Shelf: Design*Sponge At Home

I’ve been reading the blog Design*Sponge for years. It’s my go-to source for home decor inspiration via home tours, decor ideas, DIY projects, and even floral bouquet photos. Now Design*Sponge is being translated into book form with Design*Sponge At Home, … Continue reading

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Guest Blog: A MAC Lipstick For Every Woman

Today’s guest blog comes from Zara Husaini, a Pittsburgh-based freelance writer and graduate of Drexel University in Philly. Zara is a pop culture aficionado who loves sequins, stilettos, and wearing too much black.  Follow her on Twitter @zarhus and on Tumblr … Continue reading

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Weekend Snapshots

This weekend was unexpectedly packed with stops, shops, and lots of action. A welcome change from the quiet, lazy days of summer I’ve been experiencing in weekends past. I dropped by the annual Manayunk Arts Festival to see local and … Continue reading

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Joeur: Bright Now!

I remember when Jouer launched their line of cream blushes and shadows at Sephora years ago. Since then, they’ve expanded their products, redesigned their packaging, shipped out of Sephora. The line of basics is now a bit more trend-focused, as … Continue reading

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Bird & Branch GIVEAWAY on Sifting Thoughts (Closed)

Want to deck yourself out in new jewels…for free? Leah of the awesome blog Sifting Thoughts is hosting a Bird & Branch giveaway. The winner gets one piece of their choice from my Bird & Branch jewelry line. Check it … Continue reading

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Sally Hansen Salon Effects Nailpolish Strips

Love the look of Minx but hate the high price tag? Now there’s a less expensive way to get the look — and you don’t have to go searching for a salon that offers it. You can pick up a … Continue reading

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Summer Beauty Survival Guide 2011

Summer is a tough season for looking your best. Although (fake) tans and natural sun-kissed highlights are super flattering, dealing with woes like frizzy hair and suburn can really bring you down. Not to mention heatwaves that make you sweat … Continue reading

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