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Budget Beauty: Milani Brow & Eye Highlighters

I love Anastasia’s Brow Duality so much, I can’t live without it. The double-ended soft pencil is great for adding definition, lift, and highlight to the brow area. But I was tired of shelling out $23 for the pencil, because … Continue reading

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Spring 2015 Beauty Trends

Usually, pastels saturate the spring looks. But on the runways, there were a few surprising twists this year–it wasn’t all rosy cheeks and pink lips. Take a look at some of the biggest trends this spring. You’ll more than likely … Continue reading

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Budget Beauty: Eylure Brow Ink

I love the Anastasia Beverly Hills Brow Pen in Light. I use it to define the outer tail of my brows and create the illusion of a fuller, stronger brow. When I was at Ulta last week and saw that … Continue reading

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Floral Fancy

Although we’re still steeped in the cold in Philly, spring has arrived (hopefully the weather will follow). I’ve been finding myself drawn to floral prints and the soft colors of petals lately. I wanted to share a little inspiration of … Continue reading

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MAC Spring ’15: MAC Is Beauty

For their spring 2015 collection, MAC drew inspiration from the retro beauty parlor where women spent hours under dryers getting coiffed and beautified. MAC Is Beauty is a round-up of products designed to give sixties-esque looks (think bright, creamy lips, … Continue reading

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Current Skincare Favorites

My skincare routine is lightening up for spring. I wanted to share some products that have been working for me as we transition from bitter cold to warmer weather (which I swear is on the horizon). 1. Aveeno Positively Radiant … Continue reading

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Too Faced Summer ’15

While some of the products in Too Faced’s summer 2015 collection are a little gimmicky, most of them are on point. With an expanded bronzer wardrobe, this collection will have you looking sunkissed and ready to break out the warm … Continue reading

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Josie Maran Argan Creamy Concealer Crayon

Last week, I tested Josie Maran’s Argan Creamy Concealer Crayons ($20). Josie makes seriously great products that are consistently solid, so I’m not surprised that I loved this. What did shock me was that I loved it for something it … Continue reading

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Bobbi Brown Spring ’15: Hot Collection

Last weekend, I tested the products in Bobbi’s new Hot collection. Although I couldn’t snap photos of the swatches (sorry!), I can tell you that this collection is fabulous. It’s full of color and products that really stand up to … Continue reading

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The Best Food in Philly

Philadelphia is known for its food. Whether you’re a local or just visiting, there are certain dishes and treats that are standouts in the city. I’ve been working on this post for weeks, polling friends on their favorites and trying … Continue reading

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