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Anastasia Beverly Hills Contour Kit

The Anastasia Beverly Hills Contour Kit ($40) is one product that I have always wanted but could never bring myself to splurge on. This palette of pressed powders has been on the market for quite some time. I put off … Continue reading

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Blush Crush

I’m having a love affair with blush tones lately. Maybe it’s because the cherry blossoms have finally popped up here in Philly. Whatever the reason, shades of blush feel so right for spring, and I want to incorporate them in … Continue reading

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Earth Day Beauty 2015

In keeping with my Earth Day tradition, I’m sharing some products that celebrate the spirit of the day by being all natural. Some even give back to the environment or community. Purchasing these products will either safeguard your own health, … Continue reading

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Clarins Instant Light Lip Balm Perfector

Clarins kindly sent me a new product, Instant Light Lip Balm Perfector in Rose ($23), from their spring collection. I love a gloss-balm hybrid that delivers a dose of color, and this does just that. Clarins says that the product … Continue reading

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Tom Ford’s New Clutch Has External Lipstick Holder

Tom Ford’s new minaudiere features a beauty-minded design twist: an external holster for his iconic lipsticks. The clutch comes with a tube of his Vanilla Suede color, but works with all of the designer’s lipsticks, as the cases are all … Continue reading

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Urban Decay Summer ’15

Urban Decay is introducing several new products, and bringing lots of color, for summer. New items in their permanent lineup include Revolution High Color Lip Gloss and Afterglow 8-Hour Power Blush. They’ve also added eight new eyeshadow shades to their … Continue reading

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NARS Summer ’15: NARS x Christopher Kane

For summer 2015, NARS has teamed up with fashion designer Christopher Kane for a collaboration that is truly gorgeous. I saw it a few weeks ago and haven’t had a chance to write about it until today, but it’s been … Continue reading

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It’s Back: John Freida Beach Blonde Sea Waves

Back in the ’90s, an amazing product hit drugstore shelves, and it instantly became a favorite among teenage girls all across America. It was John Freida Beach Blonde Ocean Waves Spray, and it was all the rage. The sea-green formula … Continue reading

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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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