Author Archives: sugarsocial

Last-Minute Gift Ideas

We’re getting down to the wire, and if you haven’t wrapped up your shopping already (no judgment — I barely even started), you might need a little nudge in the right direction. Here are some fabulous gifts for a variety … Continue reading

Posted in Holidays & Seasons | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Greige Lip

Have you seen the new greige lip? I’m kind of obsessed with it. The trendy new lip color, which looks best in a matte finish, is a plum-toned taupe that looks sort of beigey, sort of nude, sort of greyish … Continue reading

Posted in Lip Service | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Holiday Lookbook from A Lovely Side Project

Today’s post comes to you from the {adorable} Lauren at A Lovely Side Project! Read on for her holiday fashion tips…she’s got you covered for all the events on your social calendar this holiday season. You’re going to love the … Continue reading

Posted in Fashion Finds | 2 Comments

Too Faced Semisweet Chocolate Bar Palette

The newest addition to Too Faced’s Chocolate collection is the SemiSweet Chocolate Bar Palette ($49), containing 16 matte and shimmery eyeshadows in a range of neutrals. Some fun pops of color are thrown in, but it’s mostly shades of brown, … Continue reading

Posted in Eyes | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Q&A With Lash Expert Deneen Marcell

Deneen Marcel is Philly’s lash queen. In her studio, she offers lash extensions, healthy lash treatments, brow shaping and tinting, and facial waxing services. If you want lash extensions applied by the best in the business, book an appointment with … Continue reading

Posted in Brows, Eyes | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

My Holiday Beauty Gift Guide on A Lovely Side Project

I’m guestblogging over at A Lovely Side Project today! I met Lauren when I was working at J.Crew one night last year. She asked for some help picking out a piece of jewelry for a giveaway she was hosting on … Continue reading

Posted in Beauty Basics, Holidays & Seasons | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

This Weekend in Philly: NoLibs & Fishtown Holiday Shopping Spree

The holiday spirit descends upon the Northern Liberties and Fishtown neighborhoods in Philadelphia this weekend as they host the Holiday Shopping Spree. Check out the local boutiques on Saturday, December 6, 11am-8pm, and Sunday, December 7, 11am-6pm. This is a … Continue reading

Posted in Philly Finds | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Acne 101

All blemishes are not equal. Learn the differences and treat them accordingly. Whiteheads/Closed Comedones Little clogged bumps under the skin that aren’t red or sore, just little white-ish, clear or flesh colored bumps under the skin also known as “clogged … Continue reading

Posted in Skincare | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Cyber Monday Deals

Cyber Monday is here and the Internet is on fire! Get shopping with these deals that will make it impossible to resist filling up your cart(s). Beauty, fashion, home — everything is here. These deals are all valid for today … Continue reading

Posted in Beauty Basics | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Happy Thanksgiving

Today is Thanksgiving in the U.S., and I want to wish my readers a Happy Thanksgiving. I hope you have a beautiful holiday and take a moment to remember all that you are thankful for. Life is so short, and … Continue reading

Posted in Holidays & Seasons | Tagged , | Leave a comment