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Fall 2015 Beauty Trends

I have such a soft spot for autumn beauty trends. I think they tend to be more inventive, creative, and a little more out-there than the spring trends. But the real draw is their versatility; you can take any of … Continue reading

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Real Techniques 301 Flat Contour Brush

I’d been searching for a flat-top contour brush for awhile, but (of course) I was being picky: I wanted a brush that could apply contour precisely, but could also blend it out seamlessly. Every brush I found was either too … Continue reading

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Laura Geller Baked Gelato Swirl Illuminator in Gilded Honey

This summer, everyone seems to be obsessed with a bronzed, glowy look (if I see #highlightonfleek one more time in my Instagram feed, I’m going to scream). Yet I get where everyone is coming from: the combo of bronzed skin … Continue reading

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NuMe White Truffle Haircare Collection

I have recently fallen in love with NuMe hair tools. I am currently writing a review on the tools I’ve purchased, but in the meantime, I wanted to tell you about their White Truffle haircare line. My hair has seen … Continue reading

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Nordstrom Anniversary Sale Picks

There are a few days left of Nordstrom’s Anniversary Sale. This is probably your best chance to score significant discounts on new fall pieces. There is tons of merchandise left online, in addition to what’s available in your local store. … Continue reading

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Summer Hair Must-Haves

Summer is hands down the worst time to try to have good hair. Humidity, heat, chlorine, and saltwater are all ingredients for damaged, frizzy hair. Your mane needs a little extra TLC and some key tools and products to help … Continue reading

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MAC Cremesheen Pearl Collection

MAC is launching a new collection, Cremesheen Pearl, a shimmering twist on a longstanding classic. The Cremesheen Lipstick and Cremesheen Glass formulas get infused with pearly pigments and a moisturizing serum blend. These are now part of MAC’s permanent lineup. … Continue reading

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Champagne Pop!

Becca Cosmetics teamed up with YouTube beauty guru Jaclyn Hill to create a new shade of their iconic (and amazing) Shimmering Skin Perfector Pressed highlighting powder. Champagne Pop ($38, LE) is a gold, peachy, universally flattering shade that looks good … Continue reading

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Urban Decay Naked Smoky Palette

I’m so excited to write this post, because I’ve been waiting for Urban Decay’s Naked Smoky Palette ($54) since before it even existed! UD’s Naked eyeshadow palettes are amazing; the shadows are high-quality, densely pigmented, blend effortlessly, and wear beautifully. … Continue reading

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Best Beach Wave Sprays

When the mercury rises and it’s too hot to spend time under a hairdryer, beach sprays are my go-to. They are the quickest, most effortless way to get hair that actually looks good without blowdrying it. Here are some that … Continue reading

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