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Burberry Holiday ’14: Winter Glow

Is there anything more timeless than softly gilded skin and siren red lips? Burberry’s  holiday collection, Winter Glow, revolved mainly around shimmery gold and bold red. It’s a classic wintry look that’s undeniably chic. Fragranced Luminizing Powder ($68) in Gold … Continue reading

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Budget Beauty: Trader Joe’s Pumpkin Body Butter

Weird fact about me: I rarely use body lotion. I hate the way it feels on my skin. And I really don’t like body butter. I also don’t like smelling like food products. When a friend gave me Trader Joe’s … Continue reading

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Friday, Nov. 28: Pink Friday at Philly’s BLO/OUT

BLO/OUT, a Philly-based blowdry bar, is running a Black Friday special that they’ve dubbed Pink Friday. Pop into any location and purchase a 10-blowout package plus a Wet Brush for $275. If you were to purchase these individually, it’d cost … Continue reading

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Update on Pevonia Stem Cells Phyto-Elite Skincare Line

Back in September, I wrote about my experience with Pevonia’s new Phyto-Elite™ Stem Cell skincare line. I wanted to write a follow-up on the products, since I’ve now been using them for almost three months. I’ve been using the face … Continue reading

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Tonight in Philly: Westerlind at Art in the Age Launch Party

Tonight in Old City Philly, First Friday helps kick off the holiday season with the Art in the Age Holiday Market. Art in the Age teamed up with Westerlind, an outdoor/camping store, to create a holiday pop-up shop at AITA. … Continue reading

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MAC Holiday ’14: Heirloom Mix Gift Sets: Objects of Affection

Heriloom Mix, MAC’s holiday 2014 collection, is, as in years past, several mini collections lumped into one large one. What I think really stands out are the mini giftable collections. MAC doesn’t really do gift sets that often, and this … Continue reading

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NARS Algorithm Palette

Today’s review is a little tricky for me to write. I love the product, but felt a little duped by how it was sold to me. At Nordstrom’s beauty trend show last weekend, my cousin was getting her eyes done … Continue reading

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Karmin Salon Series Ultralight Professional Ionic Hairdryer

First off, thank you for your patience while I took some time off to get married and take a much-needed break! After our wedding, I took some time off to relax, unplug, and go off the grid. I’m back now, … Continue reading

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Fall Wardrobe Essentials

I can’t believe we’re already in mid-October. Although the weather has yet to really take a brisk turn, I’ve rounded up a few key pieces for any fall wardrobe. With several sales this weekend, it might be time for a … Continue reading

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Dermalogica Ultra Smoothing Eye Serum

My skincare routine has been so erratic lately. I swore I was going to find something and stick to it in preparation for my wedding, but I keep wanting to try new products! Latest on my list: Dermalogica Ultrasmoothing Eye … Continue reading

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